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July 29, 2008  1:15 PM

VMWare Releases Enhanced Vmotion



Posted by: Joshua Wood
VMotion, VMware

The ability to VMotion between dissimilar processor types has been a limitation for VMWare's ESX server. Just recently they released an announcement that they will be releasing an update to their product which will allow VMotion between certain types of dissimilar processor types.

July 28, 2008  2:07 PM

VMWare Converter for System Backups



Posted by: Joshua Wood
VMware

While there are several ways to image a desktop or server there are only a few that can go from the backup file to a running state without being converted or restored using a simlar method as the backup. VMWare converter is a free tool that allows you to take running OS's and "convert" them to...


July 27, 2008  2:19 AM

VMWare ESXi – Now Free



Posted by: Joshua Wood
Virtualization, VMware

The tech world is abuzz with the news the VMWare will make their ESXi product free. The previously 500.00'ish product will be free to the general public by the end of the month. For more information you can use these links:


July 14, 2008  4:09 AM

VMWare Hardware Compatibility List



Posted by: Joshua Wood
Virtualization, VMware

When looking at virtualization it is important to make sure that the hardware that you are going to use will work properly. If it doesn't then all of the servers/desktops that rely on that hardware will crash or act erratically. VMWare's hardware compatibility list found


June 4, 2008  12:20 AM

VMWare 1.0.6 Released



Posted by: Joshua Wood
Microsoft Windows, Virtualization, VMware

The newest version of VMWare's free virtualization server has been released. While this new version might not resolve a lot of issues it is worth checking out. http://register.vmware.com/content/download-106.html Links:


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