Data centre design and site selection, Data centre cooling infrastructure, Data centre backup power and power distribution
Business case for green technology, Data centre energy efficiency, Data centre energy efficiency regulations
Server virtualisation platforms, Desktop virtualisation platforms
Server hardware technology, Windows servers and management tools, Linux servers and management tools, Unix servers and management tools, Mainframe servers and management tools
Configuration and change management, Performance, monitoring and optimisation, Data centre capacity planning, ITIL and IT governance, Clustering for high availability and HPC
Cloud computing services, Colocation and managed service providers
Data centre physical security, Data centre disaster recovery planning, Data centre IT security and compliance
This free book excerpt will show you how to prevent server failure with monitoring, change, problem and incident management processes.
Software-defined data centers are a brave new future or a vendor-created hype storm, depending on who you ask. Here's how it's likely to shake out.
Think you got rid of data center silos when you adopted virtualization? Not so fast. Software-defined data center tools promise more silo-busting.
Converged infrastructure pods are a good option for virtualization, but administrators must decide whether simplicity is worth a clustering headache.
Creating a bridge device is an important step in getting your KVM virtual network working properly.
If you are in the market for a cloud provider but aren't looking to break the bank, Eucalyptus offers an affordable cloud option.
Starting with vSphere 5, VMware brought single sign-on functionality to vCenter to give administrators another way to manage identities.
After you make sure the template is cleared of specifics, follow these steps to use clones as templates in VMware Workstation.
VMware offers three CLI choices to run commands in a vSphere environment, but which one is the best option?
A new app remoting feature in Horizon 6 makes the Citrix vs. VMware fight even tighter, which is good news for server-based computing customers.
There are two ways hardware acceleration can improve virtual desktop performance: offloading GPU processing or offloading the remote display protocol.
Citrix XenApp is no longer the only app publishing game in town; VMware Horizon 6 delivers virtual desktops, applications and offers central IT management.
There are several steps involved in a successful Office 365 migration, but building a solid foundation with these essentials is the most important.
Here's a breakdown of the most promising features in the recent SP1 release and a look at what could use some work.
Overheard at MEC 2014: Office 365 will get new features before on-premises Exchange deployments, and Microsoft will offer more value to cloud users.