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January, 2012


January 30, 2012  9:18 PM

Virtualization skills pay the bills – or do they?

Posted by: Beth Pariseau
virtualization salaries

Tech professionals enjoyed their largest annual salary growth since 2008, according to a report released by Dice last week, but cloud and virtualization skills were not among the most...

January 23, 2012  3:49 PM

VMware VSA capacity increases with new RAID requirements

Posted by: Beth Pariseau
VMware, vSphere 5

The vSphere Storage Appliance (VSA) released with vSphere 5 now supports more usable capacity per host thanks to relaxed RAID requirements, according to a VMware blog...

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January 20, 2012  4:55 PM

VMware previews cloud-based customer lab at NEVMUG

Posted by: Beth Pariseau
VMUG, VMware

VMware officials unveiled a new offering designed to help IT pros run proof-of-concepts in the cloud at yesterday's well-attended New England VMware User Group Winter Warmer at Gillette Stadium. The new program, called Virtual Customer Labs, will use the same underlying technologies as the...

January 18, 2012  7:27 PM

Shoring up vCenter in Auto Deploy environments

Posted by: Beth Pariseau
Auto Deploy, vCenter, VMware

One example of the growing criticality of vCenter comes with vSphere 5’s Auto Deploy feature. In certain disaster scenarios, its dependency on...

January 10, 2012  8:32 PM

Whither VXLAN?

Posted by: Beth Pariseau
network virtualization

I’ve been looking more deeply into the proposed IETF standard VXLAN of late, but my reading has left me with more questions than answers. VXLAN, or Virtual eXtensible LAN,...

January 10, 2012  8:25 PM

Virtualization in 2012: Automation on the horizon

Posted by: Beth Pariseau
Virtualization management

The following is an expansion on our 2012 predictions piece on virtualization management, which ran on


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