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Cool new things for Microsoft Hyper-V on Windows 10

Insider build 15002 is now available for Fast Ring windows insiders. In it, you’ll find a few improvements in Hyper-V for Windows 10 users: A new virtual machine Quick Create experience (work in progress). More aggressive memory allocation for starting virtual machines.  This is especially useful for anyone using emulators in Visual Studio or static […]

Is it time to upgrade your virtual infrastructure? – Define Tomorrow™

ComputerWorld Group
The start of a new year is always a good time to plan your housekeeping, consider your approach and set the strategy for the year ahead. This often brings about the question, “When should I upgrade my virtual infrastructure?”. In the second half of 2016 we saw major updates to the two main hypervisor platforms […]

NEW Devolutions Proxy for Remote Desktop Manager

Since we are on a roll talking about all the new features in RDM 12, we’ll keep the good times going with the announcement of the NEW Devolutions Proxy! The Devolutions Proxy Console, which you’ll find under Tools – Devolutions Proxy Console, allows you to use some Windows Services on Mac, iOS and Android. Essentially, […]

Microsoft: Protection and recovery of Citrix XenDesktop and XenApp using Azure Site Recovery

I am excited to announce support for the protection and recovery of Citrix XenDesktop and XenApp environments in Azure using Azure Site Recovery (ASR).  We have been working closely with Citrix to validate and provide guidance on leveraging ASR to build a robust, enterprise grade DR solution for the recovery to Azure of on-premises XenDesktop […]

Citrix: Disaster Recovery for XenApp Made Easy with Azure Site Recovery

Citrix Systems
In the current XenApp Disaster Recovery solution, you need to set up two different XenApp data centers, both fully active and capable of supporting the other in the event of disaster. From the capital and operational cost, this approach can be very expensive, as you need to pay for the duplicate resources. But with Azure Site […]

2017: What virtualization to pick – MS Hyper-V 2016 or VMware vSPhere 6x, or … ?

WhatMatrix Community
Hyper-V / WS 2016 has been added to our ‘always online’ virtualization category. Compare it now! The first release of Hyper-V was provided with Windows Server 2008 a long time ago now, when dinosaurs were still roaming earth. Since the initial version of Hyper-V, Microsoft has improved and added a lot of new features to […]

Convert ASP.NET Web Servers to Docker with Image2Docker

A major update to Image2Docker was released last week, which adds ASP.NET support to the tool. Now you can take a virtualized web server in Hyper-V and extract a Docker image for each website in the VM – including ASP.NET WebForms, MVC and WebApi apps. Image2Docker is a PowerShell module which extracts applications from a Windows Virtual Machine […]

Microsoft Video: What’s New in Windows Server 2016 Networking

The Azure inspired software defined networking stack that is built into Windows Server 2016 reduces the complexity and cost of network infrastructure. Not only that, you can now define your network infrastructure so that it is portable to your application requirements. What does this all mean exactly and what other new networking features does Windows […]

Veeam Management Pack v8 Update 3 is Available NOW

It has been an extremely busy time for Veeam with the release of Veeam Availability Suite 9.5, the release of Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 as well as the upcoming public beta of Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows. This release trend is continuing and today I am pleased to announce the general availability (GA) […]

10 Reasons to love Veeam for WS 2016 and Hyper-V

Microsoft has a new Windows Server 2016 and Veeam has a new Veeam Availability Suite 9.5. The release dates of these two great products are too close to be a coincidence. In fact, I know that many of the features of Veeam Availability Suite 9.5 were built specifically for Windows Server 2016. Many of our […]

Kaspersky Lab / Citrix Ready – Server & Endpoint Security Podcast – Episode 265

Listen to “Kaspersky Lab / Citrix Ready – Server & Endpoint Security Podcast – Episode 265” on Spreaker. In episode 265, Douglas Brown interviews Vitaly Mzokov and Andrey Pozhogin from Kaspersky Lab plus Sagnik Datta from Citrix Ready.  Together we discusses the Kaspersky Lab security solution and how it fits in to the Citrix, virtual […]

Educational Institutions Turn to DataCore to Overcome Mission-Critical IT Challenges by Embracing Hyper-converged Infrastructure

Secondary Schools, School Districts and Institutes of Higher Education Reduce Infrastructure Costs, Super-charge Performance and Achieve High Availability DataCore Software, a leading provider of Hyper-converged Virtual SAN, Software-Defined Storage and Adaptive Parallel I/O Software, today announced that a growing number of educational institutions are deploying its DataCore Hyper-converged Virtual SAN and comprehensive and scalable storage […]

AzureStack breakdown of Network Controller

IT Blog by Marius Sandbu
Now I’ve previously blogged about some of the other networking component in AzureStack (Software Load Balancing) and Distributed Firewall which are essential components on how we can achieve a software-defined network. Now both the dfW and SLB are just components that operate in the data plane, but would not be possible without a central component […]

What Virtualization Platform in 2017? How does VMware vSphere 6.5 Fare?!

WhatMatrix Community
We’re glad to announce a major update to the ‘Virtualization Platform’ comparison. VMware has been updated with the latest vSphere 6.5  features set and the available product editions have been adjusted accordingly. Compare it now here:   Also keep your eyes peeled for another (soon to come) update: Hyper-V Virtualization in Windows Server 2016! […]

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