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C-state and P-state both offer options for managing system power, but they are very different from one another.
Careful selection of hardware and software technologies can improve virtual server reliability and ease the additional risks virtualization adds.
Server power consumption can be readily controlled by hypervisors instead of the operating system once the host server is properly configured.
VMware vCAC gives virtualization administrators the ability to better manage infrastructure orphans they inherit and stay out of the way of business.
The uptime demands of the business and budget considerations will influence what type of ESXi storage environment works best for your company.
Get familiar with the details and use these four steps to lock down hosts in your VMware virtualized environment.
Android thin clients might sound really cool, but actually porting the Android OS to a desktop comes with a lot of gotchas.
More solid-state storage offerings came out of the woodwork this year, lending a hand to common VDI performance problems.
The line between DaaS and VDI is becoming more and more blurred going into 2014.
HP hopes its new converged systems can claim a bigger slice of the big data and virtualization pies, but will users already committed to cloud respond?
Avoid contaminants in your data center facility. Create a data center vacuum and cleaning schedule to control what comes in the door.
Hybrid clouds let businesses keep some workloads at home and still capitalize on public cloud platforms. Here's how to get the best of both worlds.
As security changes with each Windows Server release, admins should keep up with the PKI improvements.
With the introduction of Windows Server 2012 R2, shared virtual disks have capabilities to improve failover clusters in a few ways.
The VHDX format includes performance-enhancing features and capabilities that let virtual servers recover VMs with little to no data loss.
Data mining social media can help businesses gather crucial information. This article gives advice to developers who want to get started.
At the Future Insights Ultimate Developer Event 2013 in Boston, Mashery's Delyn Simons discussed her predictions on API management for the new year.
Failure to properly document API development is a key problem Mashery's Delyn Simons frequently hears of.
The year is almost over, so it's time to look back and reflect on what mattered to the CRM industry in 2013 -- and look ahead to the future.
Employee social networks: Improving collaboration and solving problems together? Or a giant waste of time? Read how one call center made it work.
Salesforce apps can be vital to small businesses with tight budgets. Find out some other reasons they are so important to some small businesses.