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Can Storage enable Hyper-V to replace VMware?

In our recent webinar “Don’t let storage eat your Hyper-V Savings” we were asked a question from the audience, “Will Hyper-V ever replace VMware as the predominant hypervisor in the data center?” This loaded question is actually very interesting. 467 more words


One Year of SmartOS

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1  Introduction

I’ve been using SmartOS for one year as my main development OS, and I want to… 2,768 more words


Gridstore enables Windows Cloud Data Center

Enterprises are striving toward cloud like operations, often called “The Cloud Data Center”. The goal is for IT to provide the flexibility and scalability that the modern business is demanding from data center operations. 541 more words


Flash-based ZD-XL SQL Accelerator adds Virtualization, BPE and Blade Server Support

Speeding up mission critical applications running on databases like MS SQL Server can pay immediate dividends in a number of ways, such as increasing transaction-based revenue or improving analytics. 819 more words


SlideShare - Don't Let Storage Eat Your Hyper-V Savings

In a competition that many had pronounced over, Microsoft’s Hyper-V is now a viable candidate in both the SMB, the remote office and even the enterprise data center. 125 more words


Converged Architecture for the rest of us?

A converged architecture looks good on the whiteboard, with all your services (compute, network, storage) running on a single layer within the data center. But like many technologies, the transition from whiteboard to actual implementation and operation is much more difficult than advertised. 769 more words

Virtual Machine

Install pfSense on VMware ESXi Hypervisor

Hello everybody,

Today a post about how to install pfSense on a virtual server. The adventage of a virtual service is that you can run multiple services on 1 server, thus optimizing your server hardware. 907 more words