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Virtualization Expo on Ulitzer Virtualization cuts across just about all that you might find in the today's data center: to one degree or another, clients, servers, applications, storage systems, data networks, and security can all now be virtualized. . By compressing multiple workloads onto a single physical server, Virtualization enables data centers to save tremendous amounts of money on hardware, power, cooling and floor space. For small and midsized enterprises, Virtualization can also help data centers tap into levels of fault tolerance previously enjoyed only by huge organizations. And chief executives are discovering that Virtualization has the potential not only to improve the balance sheet, but also to strengthen competitive advantage and put a shine on the corporate brand. Designing and managing IT environments independently from physical limitations is... (more)

Citrix Virtualization Seminar Targets VPN

Citrix is asking the questions, "are you being asked to do more with less, like trying to overcome legacy VPN deployment barriers while reducing costs? Is providing remote access for some users simply too expensive?" The company is holding an interactive Webinar featuring security analyst Lisa Phifer discuss how companies can deliver more effective access by augmenting traditional VPNs with Citrix GoToMyPC Corporate. Lisa has years of experience developing remote-access implementation strategies, according to Citrix. Key points to be made during the seminar, according to Citrix i... (more)

JavaOne - John C. Dvorak Talks About "AMD vs Intel Lawsuit" on SYS-CON.TV

Mercury Research has charted the longitude and latitude of the “Perfect Storm” that AMD said swamped its dingy last quarter, causing it to lose $611 million. View John C. Dvorak's comments on the Intel AMD lawsuit, live from JavaOne with SYS-CON publisher Roger Strukhoff The storm was Intel, whose refreshed product line won back seven points of share in servers, eight points in desktops and four points in notebooks. Intel in Q1 owned 80.5% of the total market, according to Mercury’s count, up six points sequentially, reducing AMD to less than 20% for the first t... (more)

Egenera Goes Big Memory

This month Egenera will expand its diskless, stateless Processing Blade line-up with a new four-socket pBlade with 64GB of memory based around dual-core second-generation 2.8GHz Opteron 8220 SE processors. It will be Egenera's largest memory offering, the same as Sun managed to squeeze on its new Xeon and Opteron blades, and is certified for Windows, Red Hat, SUSE and Solaris. It's a standard 1U form factor. ... (more)

Longhorn RC, Viridian CTP Virtualization on Tap

From VMWorld last week, Microsoft promised the first Windows Server 2008 release candidate (RC0) would be out by the end of the month along with the very first public sighting of Viridian, its virtualization hypervisor, in the form of a pre-beta Community Technology Preview. Longhorn, of course, has been delayed again, this time until the first or early second quarter of next year. Viridian was always supposed to follow six months later. ... (more)