Virtualization

VMWare

Virtualization Shootout: VMware Server vs. VirtualBox vs. KVM

A comparison of three virtualization solutions: VMware Server, VirtualBox and KVM—each has its strengths and weaknesses. more>>

Product Spotlight: Virtualization for High-End Computing

ScaleMP's vSMP Foundation aggregation platform enables the creation of high-end x86-based symmetric multiprocessor (SMP) systems, providing superior performance at prices significantly lower than traditional SMPs and comparable to managed x86 clusters. more>>

Running Ubuntu as a Virtual OS in Mac OS X

Our intrepid writer installs and tests Ubuntu Linux within both VMware Fusion and Parallels Desktop on Mac OS X. Can you really run both Linux and Mac OS X simultaneously and achieve nirvana? more>>

VMware Server 2.0 Beta

An overview of the promising VMware Server 2.0 Beta. more>>

Virtualization with KVM

Introducing KVM, its internals and how to configure and install it. more>>

VirtualBox: Bits and Bytes Masquerading as Machines

Using virtualization to turn your ho-hum desktop into a computer cluster. more>>

Virtualize a Server with Minimal Downtime

When it's time to convert a physical machine to a virtual one, use these steps to make the move safely and with a small maintenance window. more>>

Cooking with Linux - It's a Virtual World

Virtualization is such a strange world, particularly when applied to an otherwise, sometimes equally strange world. more>>

Virtualization 2.0: Where the Sidewalk Ends

With VMware launching an IPO with no peak in sight and XenSource a red-hot acquisition by Citrix, it's clear that server virtualization is the flavor of the moment. But, additional challenges are faced by all hypervisor vendors and users: performance and connectivity to local data networks and to storage. The answer? Virtualization 2.0—infrastructure virtualization. more>>

The Best of Both Worlds

Running Linux inside Windows using QEMU. more>>

Cooking with Linux - Still Searching for the Ultimate Linux Distro?

Why does a person install one Linux, then another, and then yet another? Because a person can, of course! Such is the nature of choice, and Linux gives you a choice...and what a selection. more>>

New Products

Message Partners' MPP, Scalix, VMLogix's LabManager and more. more>>

Running Network Services under User-Mode Linux, Part I

Leverage the Linux kernel's virtualization features to isolate network dæmons. more>>

VMware Workstation 5.5 for Linux Hosts

Is VMware a compelling purchase in the face of free virtualization competition? more>>
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