What’s hot at BriForum LondonDate: May 11, 2011
In this video, desktop virtualization experts Brian Madden and Gabe Knuth huddle at BriForum London to discuss what they’re amped up about, including technologies from XtremIO and Symantec.
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Treat a hardware demo like you're going on stage. Prepare your script, rehearse like crazy and make sure your material is rock solid.
Microsoft has taken the wraps off some Windows 10 features, including holographic technology, automatic -- and free -- updates, and more Cortana integration.
There are plenty of Windows 8.1 tablets to choose from, but they're not all the same. The Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 with AnyPen can withstand abuse and has all-day battery life.
Virtualization offers many advantages, including workload portability and dynamic resource provisioning, but how do these translate into power savings?
Ravello’s nested virtualization has expanded to VMware environments, allowing customers to use ESXi in AWS and Google Cloud Platform.
Generation 2 VMs offer several advantages, but don't dive into the new format without first considering the important limitations.
Not all public cloud providers are created equal. So how can I tell if my provider sets me up for hybrid cloud success?
Microsoft's hybrid focus is boosting Azure adoption within Windows shops. But not all Azure customers are using the cloud platform to its fullest.
HP knows its cloud services won't beat AWS, Google and Azure, but its hardware can play an important role in the cloud.
SharePoint can improve the efficiency of your business, but is your implementation providing a positive ROI? Usage reporting can help you find out by tracking who is using SharePoint, how they are using it and why.
Justify the time and expense of creating a governance document by showing what SharePoint has accomplished in your organization.
How does Microsoft's SharePoint rate as a primary enterprise content management system? It's got the features if you are willing and able to build it carefully.
Setting CPU affinity on a VM will probably cause performance to degrade and make the VM much harder to manage.
The HotAdd function speeds up backups in vSphere Data Protection, but certain requirements must be met to mount a disk.
A certain amount of data will need to be backed up before the advantage of deduplication in vSphere Data Protection will become apparent.