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Thin Clients, VDI and Linux integration from the front lines.... Raw and sometimes unedited notes based on my experiences with VMware, Thin Clients, Linux etc.

There has been so much going on in the Virtualization space that it's worth reviewing some of the announcements that has predominately been broken at Alessandro's

  • Microsoft to distribute Viridian beta 1 with Windows Server 2008 RTM
  • Microsoft and Citrix will leverage future products on VHD format
  • Microsoft partners with Sun to improve hypervisors interoperability
  • Virtualization leaders and OEMs start working on common virtual machines format
  • VMware distributes VMware Tools as open source code
  • Embotics leaves stealth mode with V-Commander
  • XenSource signs OEM agreement with Platform Computing
  • VMware signs OEM agreement with Egenera
  • VMware signs OEM agreement with Stratus
  • Live from VMworld 2007: Day 3
  • Live from VMworld 2007: Day 2
  • Live from VMworld 2007: Day 1
  • turns 4
  • VMware to launch VMworld EMEA 2008
  • VMware announces Site Recovery Manager
  • VMware announces ESX Server 3i for hardware appliances
  • VMware opens Virtual Desktop Manager 2.0 beta program
  • AMD introduces Rapid Virtualization Indexing with new Quad-Core Opteron
  • SWsoft opens Virtuozzo 4.0 beta program
  • Release: Vizioncore vOptimizer4.0 / vReplicator 2.1 / vRanger Pro 3.2
  • Vizioncore launches an Alliance Partner Program
  • Kidaro introduces self-cleaning virtual desktops
  • Release: Leostream Desktop Connection Broker 5.0
  • VMware acquired Dunes Technologies?
  • Microsoft releases Viridian hypervisor along with Windows Server 2008 RC0
  • VMware to improve virtualization security with RSA
  • Dell and other OEMs working on simplified V2V between AMD and Intel architectures
  • Release: Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2007
  • Sun calls its Xen-based hypervisor xVM
  • Sun reveals Solaris 8 Branded Zone with P2V capabilities
  • Release: Virtugo virtualSuite 6.0
  • Intel releases FlexMigration in new quad-core Xeon 7300
  • Whitepaper: Virtual Machine Security Guidelines
  • VMware certifies Hitachi Universal Storage Platform and Network Storage Controller
  • IBM reveals virtualization hardware appliance
  • Citrix/XenSource beats VMware on time: announces hypervisor OEM edition
  • VMware publishes VMmark benchmarks performed on Dell, HP machines
  • Vizioncore revamps its product line integrating Invirtus offering
  • InovaWave announces optimization tool for VMware ESX Server
  • BEA adapts software license to virtualization
  • Gartner predicts a mainstream hypervisor to suffer serious vulnerability before the end of 2008
  • SunGuard extends Availability Services support to VMware
  • will blog live from VMworld 2007
  • Sun releases Solaris Containers for Linux Applications (Linux Branded Zone)
  • Release: Virtual Iron 4.0
  • SWsoft acquires Sphera
  • Release: innotek VirtualBox 1.5
  • Embotics enters VMware Technology Alliance, to unveil first product
  • AMD to simplify V2V with AMD-V Extended Migration
  • VMware develops secure virtual machines for NSA
  • StorageCraft supports VMware and Microsoft virtual machines
  • Parallels to release Desktop 3 Feature Update
  • Interview: MontanaLinux interviews Kir Kolyshkin of OpenVZ
  • Virtual Iron certifies LeftHand Networks iSCSI SANs
  • Egenera names Charles Kane to Board of Directors
  • Posted on Monday, September 17, 2007 11:58 AM Citrix , Real Cool Stuff , VMware and other Virtualization tools | Back to top

    Comments on this post: September has been a very busy month so far for Virtualization, and it's only half way through?

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