- June 25, 2008
The server role version of Microsoft's Hyper-V hypervisor will be released more than a month earlier than first projected.
- June 23, 2008
VDI is working out the kinks. Thin clients ease desktop management. And some say cell phones may replace fat clients.
- June 18, 2008
Is VDI just another buzzword or can it simplify, or even revolutionize, desktop management? The IT pros at BriForum this week are trying to figure it all out.
- June 16, 2008
Love it or hate it, social networking tools, mobile devices and collaboration services are coming to your enterprise.
- June 13, 2008
Protocols like RDP and ICA were not built to handle today's multimedia requirements. As desktop virtualization moves to the mainstream, this will have to change.
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- June 10, 2008
The software company has new beta releases for SQL Server 2008, ILM and a handful of new topic-specific certifications in the pipeline.
- June 10, 2008
VMware offers rebranded Thinstall technology as ThinApps with new feature that lets virtual apps interact.
- June 10, 2008
There is no shortage of IT projects in the enterprise, according to IT managers at TechEd this year. Vista and Windows Server 2008 rollouts are not among them.
- June 09, 2008
IT administrators concerned about virtual desktop security can now set user access policies for XenDesktop using a security appliance.
- June 03, 2008
Microsoft's Oslo, Velocity and the Sync Framework are new platforms for Windows developers. What will they mean for IT managers?
- June 02, 2008
IT administrators can now access Microsoft's free Sysinternals diagnostic tools via a new service being tested by the vendor.
- May 28, 2008
Most companies don't have one IT manager in charge of buying all of the virtualization software, which could lead to lots of management inefficiencies.
- May 27, 2008
Microsoft's decision to use a refined Vista kernel for its next OS, Windows 7, is a smart business move. But does it help IT managers?
- May 22, 2008
Microsoft SVP Bob Muglia said Microsoft briefly considered licensing the open source hypervisor, Xen.
- May 21, 2008
Citrix extends its desktop strategy with the release of its desktop virtualization product XenDesktop.