PC Virtualization


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.

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.

Heroes and Villains

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

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.

Lawsuit May Have Driven Vista Virtualization

Court papers suggest that Microsoft's change of heart earlier this year to open up Windows Vista virtualization licensing may have been influenced by litigation.

VMware Moves to Automation

One of the great things about virtualization is that it makes it incredibly easy to add a new server -- or 10, or 100 new servers.

Study Highlights Use, Challenges, and Future of Virtualization

Although 54 percent of large enterprises around the globe rate management of their virtual server environment as a critical or high IT priority, fewer than half (45 percent) think their companies are doing it effectively, according to CA's global survey about virtualized environments released this week.

Canonical Offers Parallels for Ubuntu

Late last week, Canonical Ltd. announced that Ubuntu users will now be able to access the Parallels Workstation virtualization software through the Ubuntu Partner Repository.