Crisis Financial Malware Spreads Via Virtual Machines
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published August 21, 2012
Security experts say this is the first known malware that attempts to propagate by virtual machines.
Tags: Java, security, malware, virtual machine
Google launches IaaS Compute Engine
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published June 29, 2012
The new public cloud service will support Linux only.
Tags: Linux, cloud computing, Google, virtual machine, IaaS, Compute Engine
Virtual Machine Backup: Five Solutions
By Kenneth Hess | Article Published September 12, 2011
Virtual machines have enabled companies to cuts costs. But what happens when an enterprise wants to back up its new legion of virtual machines?
Tags: data storage management, virtual machine, virtual machine management, backup data
Guide to SMB Virtualization
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published March 31, 2010
Deployed optimally, server virtualization frees up financial and human resources for more strategic initiatives, reducing server costs up to 50 to 70 percent.
Tags: virtualization, virtualization technology, server virtualization, virtual machine, virtual PC
By Serdar Yegulalp | Article Published March 23, 2010
The virtual PC uses desktop virtualization software to emulate a PC operating system, allowing greater flexibility. Plus: virtual PC software.
Tags: virtual desktop, virtual machine, virtual PC, PC virtual, VM
Three Steps to High Availability Virtual Machines
By David Strom | Article Published March 10, 2010
Virtualization enables features like high availability and live migration, yet requires three factors to be fully functional. Plus: a virtualization vendor comparison.
Tags: virtualization, hypervisor, virtual machine, high availability, virtual machine management
Oracle Plans One Java Virtual Machine to Rule Them All
By Andy Patrizio | Article Published February 24, 2010
Oracle has big plans for virtual machines: JRockit and HotSpot, both picked up in recent acquisitions, will eventually be merged into a single product. But it won't be done quickly -- it's not easy.
Tags: Oracle, Sun, virtual machine, JVM, JDK
Virtual Storage...is Real
By Amy Newman | Article Published February 19, 2010
As companies focus on virtualization, storage virtualization is getting an ever larger share of the spotlight.
Tags: virtualization, virtual storage, virtual, virtual machine, Virtual Computing Environment
Virtual PC: Running Virtual XP in Windows 7
By David Strom | Article Published February 17, 2010
Virtual PC options from VMware, Laplink, Zinstall, and Microsoft can help you use a VM to run XP on Windows 7, allowing an easier migration to this new OS.
Tags: Windows 7, Windows XP, virtual desktop, virtual machine, virtual PC
10 Emerging Virtualization Companies Shaking up Datacenters in 2010
By Jeff Vance | Article Published February 10, 2010
Emerging virtualization companies are targeting the rapidly growing market for many virtualization services, from security to the virtual PC to storage.
Tags: cloud computing, cloud services, virtualization, virtualization companies, virtual machine