Carrie Higbie, networking expert, brings her long-term data center experience and sense of fun to SearchDataCenter's advisory board.
In the old days, all data was created -- and protected -- equally. In today's data center, ever-changing rosters of VMs and LUNs call for a new data backup arsenal.
I want to write a shell script that contains commands for Linux partition creation. Can I automate everything so the user only inputs the partition size and details?
Interest in container virtualization has exploded, but is the hype warranted or are containers just the tech du jour?
A simple N+1 approach to data center resiliency may not be the best choice for maintaining availability and reducing hardware waste.
You've helped usher in the age of server virtualization, but it's no time to rest on your laurels. Stay on top of industry trends and hone your skills for the next generation of virtualization jobs.
VMware's network virtualization product promises both flexibility and security in one of the few areas where innovation has lagged in the data center.
VMware announced several new products and also realigned existing offerings with new names to shake things up at VMworld 2014.
There has been some debate whether to keep vCenter on a host or to run it virtualized. Our expert answers some common questions to make the case for virtualization.
Your VDI implementation can get costly -- fast. With servers, licenses, storage and tools to buy, the Capex for VDI can skyrocket, but remember that over the long term, Opex is less with VDI than with traditional PCs.
DaaS downtime can cost you a lot of time, productivity and money, but it only costs your provider a couple of cents. DaaS monitoring tools don’t exist yet because they would cost you more than you make back from an outage.
ThinApp and XenApp are both application virtualization tools. They do basically the same thing, they just come from different vendors.
When it comes to granular access control for Office 365, ADFS Client Access Policies may be the answer your organization needs.
Separately, Managed Availability's components offer little to no value. Together, they can help admins learn why certain steps were taken.
Once organizations have three important factors in place, admins have the power to complete Office 365 migrations with hybrid Exchange.