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There's a real battle in the virtualization market as VMware positions itself as cloud computing's operating system. Meanwhile, Microsoft is gaining traction and players like Citrix and Red Hat are also a threat. Virtualization's main selling point - the ability to use more computing capacity and save on servers - resonates for obvious reasons.

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Veeam Availability Suite V8

January 22, 2015 by in Virtualization

Veeam Availability Suite V8

Keeping applications reliable and available is a key challenge for most data centers. Veeam believes its Availability Suite V8 is the best answer but it depends upon if you rely solely on x86-based solutions.

November 16, 2007 by in Networking

AGL Energy CIO: Cesare Tizi

Cesar Tizi, CIO AGL Energy speaks to ZDNet about his role at Australia's largest energy supplier where he's been focused on integrating and simplifying the company's billing and accounting systems. He also shares his thoughts on recent IT trends, such as virtualization, green datacenters, and RFID.

November 6, 2007 by in Virtualization

PricewaterhouseCoopers CIO: Graham Andrews

In a CIO Sessions interview, Graham Andrews, CIO of PricewaterhouseCoopers speaks to ZDNet Australia about new wireless technologies the company is deploying at the professional services firm. He also shares his vision for the changing IT landscape and how developments in virtualization and green are adding value to his organization.

October 22, 2007 by in CXO

Cesare Tizi, ZDNet Australia CIO of the Year 2007

Welcome to the CIO Vision Series and congratulations to Cesare Tizi, who was awarded the ZDNet Australia CIO of the Year award for 2007. Tizi was recognised for the work he did while successfully leading Australia's largest energy supplier, AGL Energy, through a period of intense change.

March 5, 2007 by in CXO

Wotif: Paul Young, CIO

Wotif is one of the most popular online marketplaces for last-minute hotel accommodation in Australia and New Zealand. In this interview, the company's CIO Paul Young talks about some of the important technical and business decisions he has made in order to successfully manage the infrastructure of a rapidly growing Web 2.0 company.

October 30, 2006 by in After Hours

Jetstar CIO: Stephen Tame

Stephen Tame is chief information officer of Jetstar, the low-cost offshoot of national carrier Qantas. Now, with big plans to expand into a number of long-haul international destinations this November, Tame explains how IT fits into the equation.

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