Virtualization is the creation of a virtual (rather than actual) version of something, such as an operating system, a server, a storage device or network resources.

VMworld 2016 Announcements and Highlights Recap

Another year and another VMworld attended by thousands of your peers and customers.  I wanted to make sure everyone received all the exciting announcements, [...]

Tintri compared to VMware vVols

Tintri has been delivering VM-aware storage for a while now. This feature has created a nice niche market for Tintri over the past few years with all of their [...]

Will VMware survive a post-virtualization world?

I read an article today asking, "Will VMware survive a post-virtualization world"? This is a very interesting question since the industry is an an [...]

VMware ESXi 5.5 for a Home lab

Recently I have been working on beefing up my home lab so I can have a sandbox to play with a lot of the new emerging technology out there like Cloudera, [...]

What I know about VMware vSphere 6

Though VMware did not formally announce vSphere 6 they did announce the beta release. Here are some of the features teased in this upcoming release. Fault [...]

VMworld 2014 Announcements Roundup

Here is a roundup of all the new stuff announced at VMworld 2014 in San-Francisco (Aug 25-28th). EVO-RAIL: (available 14Q4) You can read all about this [...]