Server consolidation & VM sprawl – VMware Communities Roundtable #3

posted

This week’s VMware Communities Roundtable topic was server consolidation — capacity planning, virtual machine sprawl, and the resulting (and green) cost savings.  Listen to VCR #3 by clicking on the widget on the right or download the mp3 directly. (duration 56:32) VMware Communities: How many VMs would you DARE running on one host ??? Max Read more...

VMware Communities Roundtable #2

posted

We had a good time at VMware Communities Roundtable #2, the sometimes-weekly roundup of what’s going on in the virtualization world. This week the main topics were green virtualization, ESXi and still paying attention to security, and VI 3.5 upgrade experiences. Listen by clicking over there to the right or download the mp3 directly. (The Read more...

VMware podcasts: quick listens on many topics

posted

I’ve got podcasts on the brain this week, which reminded me that VMware is producing a few nice podcast series as well. They are nicely produced and are a nice length (often 10 or 15 minutes). They don’t fall into the trap of being stiff and over-scripted, don’t have ads, and are very informative. Here Read more...