HPC lab faces enterprise-style management issues

HPC lab faces enterprise-style management issues

Canada’s national laboratory for particle and nuclear physics is running into a problem enterprise IT managers know all too well:...

October 22nd, 2007 Shane Schick

Backup technology key to protecting virtual machines

Backup technology key to protecting virtual machines

As the number of servers being virtualized grows, backing up and protecting them becomes more of a problem. It’s not...

September 9th, 2007 Deni Connor

HP pursues total data centre automation

HP pursues total data centre automation

HP is developing a model-driven automation system that would take basic instructional knowledge and represent it in a form that...

July 16th, 2007 Rafael Ruffolo

10 questions to test your virtualization readiness

10 questions to test your virtualization readiness

Virtualization appeals to IT executives looking to maximize data-center operations, but they must ask themselves 10 difficult questions before rolling...

July 4th, 2007 Denise Dubie

Ten questions to test your virtualization readiness

Ten questions to test your virtualization readiness

Virtualization appeals to IT executives looking to maximize data-center operations, but they must ask themselves 10 difficult questions before rolling...

July 4th, 2007 Denise Dubie

Virtualization – the good, the bad and the ugly

Virtualization – the good, the bad and the ugly

Virtualization is designed to render differences between systems irrelevant, but this is a good-news/bad-news arrangement. The good news is that...

January 4th, 2007 Tom Yager

Virtualization tips and tricks

Virtualization tips and tricks

The benefits that can be gained from virtualization — installing several virtual instances of machines on a single physical machine...

January 1st, 2007 Mari-Len De Guzman

Xen to support Windows

Xen to support Windows

Here is yet more evidence that the virtualization market is maturing as VMware competitors advance their technology: The open source...

November 6th, 2006 Jennifer Mears

systems admin, Montreal Transit

systems admin, Montreal Transit

Montreal-based transit company, Societe de transport de Montreal (STM), hopped aboard the virtualization bus in the fall of 2005. It’s...

August 17th, 2006 Mari-Len De Guzman