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Hypervisors are not commodities

Hypervisors for server virtualization are being acquired today in two distinctly different ways.

By Mar. 2, 2010


Embedded hypervisors revisited

That embedded hypervisors for server virtualization have been slow to take off doesn't necessarily mean that the basic concept is flawed.

By Mar. 17, 2009


What happened to embedded hypervisors?

The idea of embedded hypervisors excited a lot of people in late 2007. Then they largely dropped from sight.

By Feb. 24, 2009


AMD's first ARM processor is 8-core and 64-bit

AMD is turning to the ARM design for a new series of chips, an unmistakable sign that the heyday of "x86" chips is over.

By Jan. 28, 2014


IBM touts automation in PureSystems

Big Blue says new line of integrated systems offers more flexibility, with support for four operating systems and five virtualization hypervisors.

By Apr. 10, 2012


VMware works to make Hadoop 'virtualization-aware'

The virtualization giant is moving up the big data stack with its new Serengeti open-source project.

By Jun. 13, 2012


Cloud is an operations model, not technology

Understanding how cloud computing differs from, say, virtualization comes down to understanding it as a model for how to use your IT technology, not as a technology in and of itself.

By May. 28, 2009


What a new Microsoft-Citrix partnership means

Project Encore is an interesting (and potentially lucrative) server virtualization deal, and its benefits could be immediate and profound.

By Feb. 24, 2009


The virtualized client is coming

Citrix's XenClient offers a window to a future where virtualization is just part of the way that client systems are designed and built.

By May. 6, 2009


End of an era: NASA shuts down its last mainframe

The space agency powers down its last System Z machine, years after IBM stopped selling them for the mathematical calculation jobs for which NASA originally bought them.

By Feb. 13, 2012