Now is the Time: Top 10 Reasons Why SMBs Can’t Afford to Sit on the Sidelines Waiting to Virtualize

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By Joe Andrews, Group Manager, Product Marketing at VMware In today’s economic environment, it’s no wonder why virtualization technology remains at the top of many IT priority project lists.  Companies that have deployed virtualization solutions have reported cost savings of more than 50% of their infrastructure costs; 60-80% utilization for their x86 servers (up from Read more...

Top 3 Planet V12n blog posts week 35

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It's been such a strange week. On Tuesday I headed to VMware HQ, Palo Alto, to conduct multiple VCDX interviews. Actually this was the first time we had people from outside of VMware presenting and defending. Of course I can't comment on the outcome, but I must say that overall I was pleased… very pleased Read more...

Healthcare IT sessions at VMworld

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Healthcare industry participants: see the list below of all the healthcare-related sessions at VMworld. It’s a big conference with a plethora of rich technical content – and some of these sessions are not as easy to find as they should be. Search on the following titles or session ID numbers on the VMworld Schedule Builder Read more...

21K new customers in 6 months, 350K downloads in 13 weeks

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The VMworld buzz starts in earnest. Today we announced that – no surprise to anyone that has been paying attention – vSphere is a hit. 21,000 new customers chose VMware in the first half of this year, and vSphere 4 has been downloaded 350,000 times since it was launched 13 weeks ago. We also ran Read more...

vCalendar

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VMworld is traditionally the time of year where most VI Admins load up on new virtualization books. With vSphere being released months ago this years VMworld shop will probably be filled with new books. Jason Boche is one of the guys who normally goes home packed with new reading material. This year is different. Instead Read more...