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Immigration dept migrates to Win 7

The Department of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC) has commenced a migration to Windows 7 and has begun a virtualisation support deployment as part of its desktop modernisation upgrade this year.

January 20, 2011 by

Why does Azure need a VM role now Hyper-V cloud is here?

Cloud and virtualisation are related ideas, but they're not the same thing. To Microsoft the real benefit of its Azure cloud service is more than elasticity and scaling and economies of scale; it's that you can have Windows servers without having to do the work of running Windows Server yourself.

November 9, 2010 by

Parallels opens Aussie arm

Virtualisation specialist Parallels, best known for its software that lets Mac users run Windows applications on their Apple desktop, has opened an office in Australia, on the back of strong local interest in its products.

August 26, 2010 by

VMware Workstation 7

The best virtualisation platform for the desktop just got even better: if you're a software developer, trainer or support professional, look no further.

December 14, 2009 by

Hyper-V Server 2008 R2

Hyper-V Server 2008 R2 can significantly reduce the cost and complexity of Windows Server virtualisation, although management tools are not included. This, together with deployment issues, could limit the appeal of Microsoft's standalone hypervisor beyond the enterprise market.

November 25, 2009 by

Red Hat and Microsoft support mixed virtualisation

It is now possible to deploy supported virtualisation environments that combine Red Hat Linux with Microsoft Windows Server, the two companies have announced.Late on Wednesday, Red Hat and Microsoft said they had completed interoperability testing and validation between the two companies' virtualisation software and operating systems.

October 7, 2009 by

Virtualised Windows 7 Migration

The wait for Windows 7 combined with the comparatively lower than anticipated uptake of Vista has, as we know, left many users clinging for dear life onto XP. It has also, arguably, provided a breathing space for the virtualisation market to edge a little closer to users’ desktops.

May 5, 2009 by

vOptimizer Pro 2.1

This suite automatically reclaims over-allocated and under-utilised storage in Windows virtual machines. With SAN storage costing around £10/GB, Vizioncore's vOptimizer Pro could quickly pay for itself.

April 30, 2009 by

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