Ansible's roadmap is open to new paths and possibilities, with a re-architected back end, new features and one of the largest open source suppliers to the enterprise at its helm.
Not every IT workload belongs directly under your control in the data center. Consider these IaaS pros and cons for example workloads.
The maker of the Vblock, VCE, is securing its role within the EMC Federation after the Dell-EMC merger as a converged platform division with new offerings in the works.
When it comes to VM compatibility across multiple hypervisor environments, having a working knowledge of virtualization file and disk formats is essential.
Microsoft's RemoteFX feature can help improve the performance of VMs running graphics-intensive workloads.
Application and SQL Server profiles are essential to using System Center Virtual Machine Manager to deploy virtual machines, but creating them requires a little extra effort.
While thin provisioning can be a valuable resource for optimizing efficiency, if you don't monitor array capacity, it can come at a serious cost to your virtual environment.
The latest version of VMware Integrated OpenStack makes it clear that VMware takes OpenStack development and implementation seriously.
As IT storage evolves, vendors compete to invent new storage technologies to meet enterprise demands. Who will be the victor of the storage wars?
Citrix's enterprise app store can help VDI shops transition to a mobile-friendly virtual desktop and application strategy by broadening remote access and providing a simpler user interface for employees.
Citrix aimed high -- too high -- with its initial Workspace Cloud pricing. The company wisely announced it will lower CWC costs before VMware comes out with its competitor product Project Enzo.
The hiring of Kirill Tatarinov as Citrix CEO means the company intends to improve its core end-user computing offerings instead of selling itself off, according to observers.
There are a bevy of native tools from Microsoft that can aid Exchange administrators in securing email messages and protecting against malicious links and attachments.
Administrators who want to migrate public folders to Exchange 2016 should weigh the benefits over Exchange 2013 public folders and any migration risks before deciding.
Our business is migrating from an on-premises server to Office 365. What third-party monitoring tools can we use to make sure it is running at optimal performance?