Articles

Jun2009

Cloud Computing and the End Run around IT – Here We Go Again

Instead of shifting workloads from internal IT clouds to external clouds via “cloud-bursting”, the most likely use case for cloud computing this year will be the import of tactical workloads from external clouds to the data center. This will create the next great end-run around IT and IT management processes.

Jun2009

Managing the I/O Performance Aspects of Your Virtual Environment

There are a wide variety of problems that can occur the SAN and physical strorage layers of the virtual insfrastructure, all of which can create serious performance problems for applications and users. Tools from Akorri and Virtual Instruments can address these issues in a variety of ways.

May2009

Welcome to The Virtualization Practice

The Virtualization Practice is a collection of technologists. We concentrate on virtualization and cloud technologies and companies. We look at products, services, methodologies, and mindsets. Below are our findings and thoughts on all things virtual and cloud. We invite you …
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