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Simplifying the VI3 upgrade process

Practical pointers for migrating to VMware's VI3 infrastructure

Case Study: Virtualisation gotchas: part 1

Moving toward a virtualised data centre? Don't let these missteps happen to you.

Case Study: The virtual desktop is here (part two)

Streaming virtual applications to users can cut IT support costs

Case Study: Utility looks to cut energy use in data centres

Pacific Gas & Electric is pushing efforts to save on energy costs

Case Study: IPT chooses EqualLogic for its SAN

Direct marketing company gets virtually flexible

Case Study: Unix is nipping at the mainframe's heels

Why the NY stock exchange is migrating off the mainframe

Blade servers: Early adopters offer their tips and tricks

Better plan ahead, especially when it comes to heating, cooling and space

Case Study: Developer's 'micro-server' makes the case for Solaris on Power

But some corporate users remain sceptical of the idea

Virtual recovery to the rescue

Using virtualisation to protect multiple production applications with one disaster recovery server

Case Study: Storms pose power tests for data centre execs

Lengthy outages point to need for backup plans

Case Study: HSBC goes virtual

New virtual infrastructure saves money and the environment

Case Study: Simplify the workplace with IT data centre consolidation (part 1)

Here's how a range of organisations have managed to shrink IT and stay in one piece.

Case Study: High-performance computing moves mainstream

IT can help cut costs -- if CIOs first learn how, says General Motors' HPC chief

Case Study: Five more ways to screw up virtualisation

Don't try this at home...

Case Study: How I cut my data centre costs by $700,000

SmugMug founder gives inside look at life with Amazon's S3

Case Study: The virtual desktop is here (part one)

Streaming virtual applications to users can cut IT support costs

Case Study: Virtualisation reality check

The path to the virtualisation pay-off is littered with hazards.

Case Study: And the Oscar goes to ... jovial penguins and 2,000 blade servers

Blade servers met the processing capacity requirements for creating the Oscar-winning film Happy Feet.

Case Study: Software helps Partners cut electricity costs

Looking for efficiencies? Try powering down 25,000 desktops

DST: How to get IT vendors to give you the right time of day

Here's a list of major vendor fixes to get you started on your updates.

Case Study: Sun teams with Intel, aims for broader x86 user base

Drops Opteron-only stance, plans to roll out Xeon-based systems by June

Case Study: Want to cool your data centre? Plant greenery -- on the roof

Tax credits seen as critical for IT users eyeing 'green' solutions

Case Study: Protecting your data centre during power-outage season

Overhead lines pose risk in rough weather, but they're better than you think

Case Study: Simplify the workplace with IT data centre consolidation (part 2)

Here's how a range of organisations have managed to shrink IT and stay in one piece

Virtualisation dangers and how to avoid them

There remain plenty of risks attached to virtualisation


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