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Extending the Reach of Your Data Center

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Previously, we described how vCloud Air is a public cloud designed especially for IT, solving a unique set of problems that cannot be addressed by other public clouds. In situations like mergers and acquisitions or for data consolidation projects, we talked about how vCloud Air can replace traditional physical data centers. In this blog, we Read more...

vTech Talk: On-Premises Data Center Replacement With vCloud Air

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In this episode of vTech Talk, our series highlighting tips, tricks and resources for all thing vCloud Air, Jim Armstrong, Group Manager for vCloud Air Product Marketing, tells us about how customers are using vCloud Air to replace their on-premises data centers. Replacing on-premises data centers, due to a merger, acquisition, spinoff and more can Read more...

vCloud Air Network Compliance Spotlight: ISO 9001

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Previously, in our vCloud Air Network Compliance Spotlight series, we’ve discussed: SSAE 16 PCI-DSS HIPAA ISO 27001 In this month’s edition, we focus the compliance spotlight on ISO 9001. Not to be confused with ISO 27001, which is based around information security, ISO 9001 focuses its standards on quality. ISO 9001 sets the requirements for Read more...

Watch How Advanced Networking Services Makes Life Easier

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It’s almost like network professionals are married to their systems, nobody else understands their infrastructure better. Only a system administrator truly understands the importance of investing in their network’s future. When discussions of industry practices occur, they’re always adapting techniques to unique use cases. It’s a labor of love. To address those real situations, we’re Read more...

Hybrid Cloud and Hybrid Cloud Manager

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This is a repost from VMware Consulting Blog. Click here to view. By Michael Francis Disclaimer: This blog is not a technical deep dive on Hybrid Cloud Manager; it talks to the components of the product and the design decisions around the product. It assumes the reader has knowledge of the product and its architecture. Read more...

Another VMware Cloud In Action – Creative Solutions in Healthcare Reduces IT Costs by 30% Running Its Hybrid Cloud on VMware

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Creative Solutions in Healthcare, the largest owner and operator of skilled nursing facilities in the state of Texas, had a problem: IT was driving up costs with little to show for it. The company decided to move their infrastructure to the cloud with VMware vCloud® Air™, and the shift was transformative. Since moving to the Read more...

SOA and Cloud Computing: Are They The Same?

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By Steve Jin, VMware engineer   This entry was reposted from “DoubleCloud” a blog for architects and developers on virtualization and cloud computing.   SOA has been a buzzword in enterprise computing for a long time now. Cloud computing is a relatively new buzzword but it’s gaining momentum as SOA seems to be falling from Read more...