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Parallels Acquires 2X Software

Parallels began operations in 2000 and has contrated on helping service providers to stand up virtual servers for their clients and bundling apps for consumption-as-a-service by its well known… 115 more words


vSphere 6 public beta open!

The VMware vSphere 6 Public Beta is open now.  I just joined and downloaded the RC code.  Throwing them in a VM for now to kick the tires but so far it looks like they’ve basically doubled, tripled and in some cases quadrupled a number of the config maximums!   388 more words


Firejail – A Security Sandbox for Mozilla Firefox, Part 2

In part 2 of this series, we look at some new browser sandboxing developments in Firejail security sandbox. Since the first article was published, many new features have been added. 589 more words


An Introduction to QCOW2 Image Format

An Overview

There are many formats for disk images. The most known is VMDK, VDI, VHD, raw format and QCOW2. The QCOW2 is the native format of QEMU emulator. 1,755 more words


Cisco ASAv firewall REST API - Resource Manipulation


After the initial article about ASAv REST API we are going to explore how we can granularity manipulate various resources such as objects and object-groups. 2,132 more words


Saving time with VM templates

Image that you need to provision 1000 virtual machines for new web server farm. Doing this manually can be boring and can take long time answering all installation questions, patching and updating base OS to get it in right shape. 457 more words


Open VM Tools on Debian 7


Open VM tools are a set of open source programs based on original VMware Tools that greatly enhanced the performance and experience when interacting with virtual machine. 294 more words