Month: May 2013

VMware announces more information about vCloud Hybrid Services

VMware announces more information about vCloud Hybrid Services

In March this year cloudcomputing.info reported that VMware was set to announce the vCloud Hybrid Service. vCloud Hybrid Service provides Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) from the cloud providing a common management, orchestration, networking and security model and will be delivered by VMware’s partner ecosystem. Today VMware announced that the vCloud Hybrid Service will be generally available in Q3 of this year, with an Early Access program which starts in June. vCloud Hybrid Service Dedicated Read more […]

Download DMZ Design and Deployment Guide

Download DMZ Design and Deployment Guide

I am happy to announce the availability of the VMware vCloud Networking and Security – DMZ Design and Deployment Guide. This paper highlights how securing a virtual DMZ environment using vCloud Networking and Security can be a strategic enabler to your organization as it helps you to reduce your capital expenditure and increase agility, while building a cloud ready, secure and scalable environment for business applications. The paper also highlights the different design approaches to securing Read more […]

Virtualize SAP – Risky or Not?

Virtualize SAP – Risky or Not?

By Girish Manmadkar, VMWare Professional Services Consultant In years past, some IT managers were not ready to talk about virtualizing SAP due to technical and political reasons. The picture is very different today, in part because of the increased emphasis on IT as a strategic function towards ‘Software–Defined Data Center’ (SDDC). Virtualization and the road to SDDC expands the cost and operational benefits of server virtualization to all data center infrastructure—network, security, Read more […]

VMware Horizon View 5.2 Performance and Best Practices, and A Performance Deep-Dive on Hardware-Accelerated 3D Graphics

VMware Horizon View 5.2 Performance and Best Practices, and A Performance Deep-Dive on Hardware-Accelerated 3D Graphics

VMware Horizon View 5.2 simplifies desktop and application management while increasing security and control and delivers a personalized high fidelity experience for end-users across sessions and devices. It enables higher availability and agility of desktop services unmatched by traditional PCs while reducing the total cost of desktop ownership and end-users can enjoy new levels of productivity and the freedom to access desktops from more devices and locations while giving IT greater policy control.Recently, Read more […]

VDI Becomes A Reality for Hospitals

VDI Becomes A Reality for Hospitals

There are two things I normally notice when I visit the doctor – 1) a massive stack of paper medical records and 2) long visit times… The need… I’ve always been huge fan of adopting and evolving the IT services utilized in the medical industry.  Here we have an industry who is pushing the forefront of technology for the analysis and treatment of patients – but plagued by archaic IT and paper based records. In comes the consumerization effect… The Consumerization of IT has been a Read more […]

NetApp has now introduced its VMware AlwaysOn Point of Care™ reference architecture built for healthcare

NetApp has now introduced its VMware AlwaysOn Point of Care™ reference architecture built for healthcare

How will this improve patient care? VMware® AlwaysOn Point of Care™ architecture helps solve customers’ problems by providing ready access to patient information from any terminal or mobile device. This allows clinicians to make informed decisions regarding treatment plans while protecting the confidentiality of patient information. Providing access to clinical applications in a virtual environment, healthcare providers maintain continued access to their desktop as they move from patient Read more […]

VMware results for Q1 2013

VMware results for Q1 2013

On April 23, VMware released the results about its growth for Q1 2013. VMware, announced a total  revenue growth of $1.19 billion, for an increase of 13 percent compared to Q1 2012. Operating Margin registered a decrease of 26%, as reported in the official news, reflecting a $63 million realignment charge. The non-GAAP Operating Margin registered an increment of 26% from Q1 2012. The stock market over-reacted to the results and several analysts downgraded VMware rating from Market Perform to  Underperform consequently Read more […]

VMware Posters

VMware Posters

This page is dedicated to the VMware posters which were created by Technical Marketing and have been released at VMworld and VMUGs around the world, this is a central place to find the latest versions of the PDF versions which can be used for reference or printed off as needed. If you didn’t enter this post with the short URL then remember, to get here just use: http://vmware.com/go/posters/   VMware vCloud Suite Click here to download the PDF. VMware ESXi 5.1 Reference Poster Click Read more […]