It was a virtualization-heavy week for SearchCIO.com, as we covered VMware’s new cloud operating system, virtualization management tools and SOA governance, and tested our readers’ knowledge of virtualization and the private cloud. Check it all out below
Cloud computing initiatives show wide range as VMware touts cloud OS – VMware’s new cloud operating system, vSphere, brings new capabilities, though some big cloud projects will use Microsoft’s virtualization technology.
Virtualization management tools: Ready for prime time? – Virtualization management tools help enterprise CIOs address virtual server sprawl, workload balancing and other issues. Learn about costs and options in this podcast.
SOA governance: How and why to build it into your SOA initiative – Service-oriented architecture governance prevents duplication of services and wins business buy-in. Here’s how to start or improve your governance effort.
Virtualization and the private cloud: A quiz for enterprise CIOs – What do you know about virtualization and the private cloud? Take this quiz to find out.