Application Virtualization

How To Deliver IT as a Service via System Center 2012 Service Templates

Microsoft System Center 2012 can be used to provide IT as a service, especially in the deployment of application services. Here's how to set up service templates that can help you do it with consistency and repetitive predictability.

Citrix Closes Mobility Management Gap with XenMobile

Citrix melds mobile application management technology from recent ZenPrise acquisition into new offering.

VMware Debuts Horizon WorkSpace, Updates to Horizon Suite

VMware announced updates to its Horizon Suite, including a mobile component that provides for enterprise-grade device management.

Cloud Q&A: Metalogix's SharePoint Tool Cloud-Ready from the Start

Product Marketing Manager Dr. Steve Marsh explains to Doug Barney that the transition from on-premise to the cloud is easy when the cloud is already part of the plan all along. Third in a series.

Revved Up Microsoft Virtualization Tools Now Available

User Experience Virtualization 1.0 and Application Virtualization 5.0 now available through MDOP 2012. Also, second service pack for App-V 4.6.

Cloud Q&A: Symantec Takes Archiving to the Cloud

Doug Barney talks to Symantec's senior manager of product marketing Amy Dugdale on making the move to the cloud with one of its key products.

F5, Microsoft Team Up on Network Virtualization Gateway

F5 Networks collaborating with Microsoft on forthcoming network virtualization product.

App-V 5.0 Beta 2 Out Now

Microsoft's second beta of App-V 5.0 makes it easier to test the Office 2013 customer preview.

Cameyo Adds Features to App Virtualization Suite

Cameyo App Virtualization allows for virtual integration or persistent integration of apps in a virtualized environment.

Appcelerator Releases Cloud Services for Latest Dev Platform

Appcelerator released version 2 of its open source Titanium application development platform, which comes with Appcelerator Cloud Services, a just-released service that allows developers to integrate the cloud into mobile apps.

ESX Source Code Leaked, But Customers Not In Danger So Far, Says VMware

Leaked code may have originated with a partner in China who was targeted by hackers.

Microsoft Beta Testing User Experience Virtualization, App-V 5.0

Microsoft User Experience Virtualization will be integrated into the Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack; App-V 5's enhanced application streaming goes under scrutiny with testers.

DH2i Packages SQL Server in the Cloud

Company debuts DxConsole, which provides application virtualization for SQL Server instances destined for the cloud.

VKernel Adds Operations Monitoring Capabilities to vOperations Suite

vOperations can now monitor SANs, guest OSes residing in a VM, and non-virtualized, physical servers.

Security, Mobility Top Initiatives for Virtualization Adoption

A Virtual Computer-commissioned survey shows companies still have security and mobility in mind as they push virtualization initiatives this year.