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The Benefits Of Virtualization Software

Virtualization software is a special type of software that allows a business to set up a virtual machine or virtual network in their organization. All your computers can use the same physical resources through a guest operating system, which the … Continue reading

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The Virtues Of Virtualization

Virtualization is a cloud computing concept based on the idea of replicating a real idea with a virtual one. There are as many ways to achieve this task as there are computing resources. For instance, you can virtualize any number … Continue reading

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Is Virtualization Easy?

Once you’ve been indoctrinated in the definition of virtualization and the benefits of virtualization, you might then wonder whether it is easy or difficult to achieve. To answer the question, the ease of virtualization depends a great deal on the … Continue reading

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Software, Apps, Or What?

In “The Virtualization of America,” I talked a little bit about why companies are going virtual, or moving to the cloud. I also talked a little bit about what that means. But I didn’t talk about was the how of … Continue reading

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Cloud Security Isn’t Hard To Achieve

One of the criticisms against cloud hosting is that it isn’t as secure as shared hosting. That’s debatable, but let’s assume that it’s true. It doesn’t have to be that way. First, cloud security should be a separate application from … Continue reading

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10 Reasons To Get On The Virtualization Bandwagon

Virtualization is still relatively new. But it’s fun and effective. Let’s define it. About.com defines it this way: Virtualization is a technique for hiding the physical characteristics of computing resources to simplify the way in which other systems, applications, or … Continue reading

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Is Virtualization The Wave Of The Future?

Ask this question at any computing conference and you’ll likely start a riot. Virtualization certainly has its proponents, but it also has its detractors. Personally, I see it growing into a big business and, who knows, someday it may outgrow … Continue reading

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Two Scalability Types With Virtualization

Virtualization is a fancy word for a type of cloud computing that involves creating a virtual server, operating system, or other computing function as opposed to the actual thing itself. One of the benefits to virtualization is it gives you … Continue reading

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5 Characteristics Of Virtualization

5 essential characteristics to successful virtualization. Continue reading

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3 Characteristics Of Cloud Computing

Three characteristics of cloud computing and their associated benefits. Continue reading

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