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Microsoft on the Attack in Virtualization

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Look out, VMware. Microsoft is making very real moves in the virtualization market. Microsoft has made Virtual Server 2005 Release 2 (R2) Enterprise Edition available as a no-charge download. It also released plug-ins to let customers run leading Linux distributions on Virtual Server 2005, including Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 and Novell SuSE Linux Enterprise […]

Jason Conger Releases Open-Source Citrix Web Interface Access Control Center

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Jason Conger, a DABCC guest writer and all around Citrix coding guru, just released a new “open-source” Web Interface Access Control Center.    The Web Interface Access Control Center controls access to Citrix Web Interface/Secure Gateway on a named user basis and logs access attempts.  The Web Interface Access Control Center also has a reporting […]

LINUXWORLD Spotlight Shines on Virtualization

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“Two virtualization software startups will vie for the spotlight at the LinuxWorld conference in Boston next week with competing offerings based on the open-source Xen hypervisor. Startup XenSource Inc., which also manages the development of the open-source hypervisor, will launch a commercial virtualization platform, XenEnterprise, based on the latest version of the hypervisor. Red Hat […]

Virtual Iron Standardizes on Xen, Goes Open Source

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“If you can’t beat ’em, join ’em and emulate ’em. While Virtual Iron has some of the most sophisticated server virtualization technologies ever developed, what seems clear to most observers is that while VMware’s closed source hypervisor inside its VMware Server and ESX Server products got a very early lead on the rest of the […]

Topio Joins VMware Community Source Program

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Collaboration Accelerates Integration of High Performance Replication and Recovery With VMware ESX Server Virtualization SANTA CLARA , CA — 04/04/2006 — Topio, Inc. ® ( www.topio.com ), the leading provider of software for data replication and recovery, today announced that it has officially become a member of the VMware Community Source program, an innovative collaborative […]

XenSource Licenses Microsoft’s VHD As Format War Begins

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XenSource has licensed Microsoft’s Virtual Hard Disk (VHD) format for its upcoming Xen 3.0-based virtualization server, called XenEnterprise.  As LinuxWorld Expo and Open Solutions World kick off in Boston, XenSource announced the deal with Microsoft and formally launched XenEnterprise, which is slated to begin shipping in the second half. XenSource is the Palo Alto, Calif.-based […]

It’s Official – Microsoft Virtual Server 2005 R2 is FREE and Supports Linux

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Today at the LinuxWorld conference in Boston, Microsoft announced, in spectacular fashion, that Virtual Server 2005 R2 will be FREE! They also announced that is will support the following flavors of Linux.  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 (update 6)  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (update 6)  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4  Novell’s SuSE Linux Enterprise Server […]

VMware Introduces Open Virtual Machine Disk Format Specification

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PALO ALTO, Calif., April 3 — VMware, the global leader in virtual infrastructure software for industry-standard systems, today announced that its virtual machine disk format specification for defining and formatting virtual machine environments is now openly available, downloadable and free of charge. This will enable use by all developers, software vendors and projects and includes […]

DABCC.com Search Tool Updated!

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I’m very happy to say that we have updated the DABCC.com search engine with a killer new solution that I guarantee will help you find answers to your questions much faster than ever before. The new search tool allows you to search the entire DABCC.com site and/or you can search the downloads section to find […]

XenSource Releases Open-source Virtualization Solution

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XenSource has released version 3.0 of its Xen virtualization software, the first major open-source offering to compete with the likes of VMware, Scalent and SWsoft. At the same time, it also produced its first commercial offering, XenOptimizer, for managing virtualized deployments. Virtualization allows multiple instances of an operating system to run on a single machine, […]

Just Released: VMware Workstation 5 Beta

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  VMware Workstation 5 Beta…..packed with new features and functionality VMware has announced the availability of VMware Workstation 5 Beta, the latest generation of VMware’s desktop application for software developers/testers and IT professionals. VMware Workstation allows users to run multiple operating systems and their applications simultaneously on a single PC in fully networked, portable virtual […]

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