Artikelen gelabeld: Virtualization

VSPEX Sprouts Fresh Exotic Produce, And So Much More


To get the tastiest, healthiest produce, it’s imperative that fruits and vegetables arrive at their final destination without delay. As one of the UK’s largest distributors of fresh produce, Minor, Weir & Willis (MWW) knows this like no other. So … Continue reading → Author information Jen Sorenson The post VSPEX Sprouts Fresh [...]

Keeping the Good News Coming: EMC VSPEX Expands Support for ...


Lately  it seems like we’re doing something new with VSPEX every day.  And if it isn’t us, it’s our VSPEX-enabled partners. Today is no different — We’re excited to announce that VSPEX solutions for Microsoft Exchange and Microsoft SharePoint will … Continue reading → Author information Adrian Simays Senior Manager, Microsoft Technical Enablement [...]

Why clone databases for firefighting


As more and more customers are moving their mission-critical Oracle database workloads to virtualized infrastructure, I often get asked how to deal with Oracle’s requirement to reproduce issues on a physical environment (especially if they use VMware as virtualization platform – as mentioned in Oracle Support Note # 249212.1). In some [...]

VMware is really expensive


A while ago somebody forwarded me a research paper from an “independent” research firm in which the cost of VMware and Oracle VM were compared. Interesting! Now you might wonder why, as someone working for EMC, I would care about such comparisons. Why would I be bothered by VMware in the [...]

Stop Idling – Start Saving


One of my missions is to help customers saving money (Dirty Cache Cash). So considering the average enterprise application environment, I frequently ask them where they spend most of their IT budget on. Is it servers? Networks? Middleware? Applications? Turns out that if you look at the operating cost of an [...]