Desktop Virtualization


XenDesktop Details Emerge as Product Begins Shipping

With a tiered pricing structure designed to undercut VMware's offerings, Citrix has announced the availability of XenDesktop, its much anticipated and discussed product offering in the increasingly important desktop virtualization arena.

Hardware Trends: Faster. Smaller. Cooler.

Every type of hardware -- from chips to PCs to wireless LANs -- is evolving to support new enterprise demands for mobilization, virtualization and conservation.

Hyper-V: Under the Hood

Microsoft's first effort at enterprise-level virtualization is a good start, but lots of rough edges remain.

Virtualization May Help With Windows Bloat

The Microsoft Windows operating system has become unwieldy and is choking on the amount of code that needs to be maintained.

Microsoft Reaches for the Virtual Sky

Microsoft's new Hyper-V is the cornerstone of its virtual structure.

VMware: The View from Above

The most important and influential company in virtualization reigns supreme -- but could a revolt be coming?

Square One

To properly use virtualization, you've got to first understand it.

Gartner: Virtualization 'Highest Impact' Tech Through 2012

When it comes to infrastructure and operations, research firm Gartner says that virtualization will be the most significant trend through the next four years.

Research: Virtualization Market To Grow to $1.35B in Asia by 2010

According to a recent study by Dublin-based Research and Markets released today, virtualization and virtualization-related services spending will reach $1.35 billion (U.S.) by 2010.

Heroes and Villains

Some companies do licensing right, while others get it wrong.

Profile: VKernel and the Economics of Virtualization

One company aims to measure virtualization's effect on the bottom line.

Virtualization Hits the Desktop

Software for creating and running virtual machines on the PC goes mainstream.

VMware Embeds ESX into OEM Servers

Vmware Inc. has taken the next step in delivering virtualization to the IT masses by bundling a lightweight hypervisor into OEM hardware.

What I've Learned About Virtualization

If you're lucky enough to get the print version of Virtualization Review, keep it -- it's almost guaranteed to be a collectors' item. Virtualization technology changes so fast, that issue will be a true antique in just a few month's time.

New Things to Virtualize

Virtualization is like a Sears 144-piece toolset -- there's something for every job.