Application Virtualization


It's Godzilla vs. Rodan in 'Container Wars'

Dan analyzes the new fight brewing between Docker and its challengers, including the just-announced Rocket.

Application Troubleshooting Gets Harder

A survey showed that more than a third of companies rely on user notifications to alert them to trouble, instead of monitoring tools.

Rocket Containers, an Alternative to Docker, Blasts Off

CoreOS, in announcing the move, says that Docker has lost sight of its core mission of providing simple application containers.

Docker Gets More Windows Love

Although not a full-fleged client, a new command-line interface may be a harbinger of things to come.

Free Training, Exam for Converged Infrastructure

James Brown tackles the VCE certification.

The Death of Virtual Machines? Not so Fast

Dan argues that containers are great, but not always the right choice.

The Increasing Importance of Container Security

"Perimeter security is kind of done for," says one expert.

Are Containers the Beginning of the End of Virtual Machines?

As Docker rises in importance, the idea of the traditional VM is being challenged.

CTERA: Companies Are Getting VDI Wrong

Does CTERA's answer get it right?

Microsoft, Docker Team Up to Bring Containers to Windows

Redmond is also working on its own container technology.

The 7-Layer Virtualization Model

A deep dive into all forms of virtualization.

How to Migrate From Citrix to VMware with XenApp2Horizon

The tool is easy to use, but does lack some important capabilities.

13 Reasons to Consider Citrix

An analyst spends a day asking questions and getting answers.

Citrix Releases Latest Versions of XenApp, XenDesktop

Faster application launch, quicker session reconnections highlight the upgrades.

Desktop Virtualization May be Part of Windows 'Threshold' Tech Preview

Microsoft is expected to release details of "enterprise" functionality on Sept. 30.