Monday, May 22, 2006

CRN | VMware To Launch ESX3, VirtualCenter 2 In June

This is the latest information on release timeframes

Friday, May 19, 2006

Yankee Group / Sunbelt Survey on virtualization via WServerNews

Put in your two cents. Here is what they say about their survey:

...Yankee Group / Sunbelt survey that will provide you with what the current status is regarding virtualization and what your peers are up to. You are invited to fill out this web-survey, it's going to take you about 3-4 minutes max, and we will report back with the Executive Summary in a coming issue.

Tuesday, May 16, 2006

InfoWorld Virtualization Report | VMware Outlines Hardware Requirements for 64-Bit Guest Operating Systems

Make sure you know your 64-bit environment is compatible with VMware if you intend to go that direction. With Exchange 2007 being 64-bit only, production environments like mine will require the upgrade if intending to stay virtual.

Thursday, May 11, 2006 Trends in virtualization interest

Nice job by Alessandro by applying the Google Trends announcement yesterday to VMware and virtualization. I found it interesting that the top 10 city and region hits for VMware did NOT include a U.S. location.

Thursday, May 04, 2006 TV: vizioncore esxRanger on CNBC

Set your Tivo...should be worth watching

InfoWorld | Will Carmine be enough in Microsoft's fight against VMware? By David Marshall

Answer: No, VMware is way ahead of the game.

Tuesday, May 02, 2006 | 05/01/2006 | Network needs drive VMware's explosive growth

Nice, short overview of VMware with this quote showing the growth VMware is experiencing with the boom in virtualization:
VMware is now bursting out of its offices on bucolic Porter Drive in Palo Alto. It will soon begin building a new campus nearby, not far from Stanford University, where its technology originally was developed. VMware, with 1,600 workers worldwide, expects to double in size locally, to 2,000 employees by next year.