Procurement in a Virtual Business World

Cloud Musings

Taken together these activities start to describe the many details associated with acquisition and procurement in a virtual business world. Today, companies are undergoing a dramatic change in their environment and processes.

Security Serious Week summit goes virtual

Computer Weekly

The third annual Security Serious Week in October 2017 will feature an entirely virtual conference, accessible to anyone who is online

Marriott Hotels offers virtual site tours

Computer Weekly

Hotel chain has enlisted London mobility startup GoInStore to offer visitors to its website virtual facility tours

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CIOs Realize That Virtualization Is Not A Magic Cure

The Accidental Successful CIO

CIOs have had a great deal of success with virtualization, but… Image Credit: Tsahi Levent-Levi. Virtualization turned out to be a magic cure, but is it still the cure that the person with the CIO job needs today? The Magic Of Virtualization.

Virtual reality simulation helps KLM engineers escape in an emergency

Computer Weekly

Dutch airline KLM develops virtual reality simulation to show engineers what happens if the maintenance hanger catches fire

Virtual reality finds fans at Reading University

Computer Weekly

Professors at Reading University see virtual reality as an increasingly important research and teaching tool in science and arts subjects

HPC Virtualization: Three Key Considerations

Data Center Knowledge

Now, find out how to create an even more efficient, virtualized, HPC ecosystem. Big Data Cloud Computing HPC VirtualizationHPC and supercomputers are controlling some of the biggest workloads in the world. Read More.

Virtualization Management Tips: Optimizing Your Environment

Data Center Knowledge

Most likely, you're using virtualization today. Virtualization cloudBut is it running properly? Do you have efficiency built in? Read More.

Virtual Instruments extends VirtualWisdom to NAS testing

Computer Weekly

Storage performance monitoring and analysis provider extends capability to NAS testing for the first time as customer use of file access for virtualisation brings storage issues

Shell makes $200m saving with virtual learning environment

Computer Weekly

Royal Dutch Shell has saved hundreds of millions by replacing field trips with interactive training that allows employees to interact with geological formations from their computer screen

Fake Vs. Real: Virtual Reality

IT Toolbox

Virtual reality (or VR) is the simulation of realistic environments that users can explore and manipulate. Because the technology is steadily advancing, it's getting easier for consumers to leave the physical world behind and explore a fake reality surprisingly similar to their own

Building Your Hybrid Cloud - Nested Virtualization in Windows Server 2016

IT Pros Rock!

Keith Mayer and Andy Syrewicze take us through an in-depth walkthrough of one of the newest features in Windows Server 2016 – Nested Virtualization. 1:41] What is Nested Virtualization and how does it benefit my organization? [9:22]

Virtualization – A Look to the Future

Data Center Knowledge

The data center industry has moved way beyond simple server virtualization, and is exploring new avenues to make virtualization an even more powerful platform. Let’s take a look at some of these newer approaches to virtualization. Featured Virtualization cloudRead More.

Virtual reality takes off in the Gulf Cooperation Council countries

Computer Weekly

There is a thriving virtual reality industry in the Middle East, with the technology's application expected to go far beyond gaming

Trade union helps members more efficiently with virtual contact centre

Computer Weekly

Prospect Union is setting out to improve its responsiveness and member experience by building an Enghouse virtual contact centre on its Skype for Business installation

HPC Virtualization Use Cases and Best Practices

Data Center Knowledge

The power of virtualization has now expanded into the HPC world. Find out how new virtual systems can impact your HPC environment and your business! Cloud Computing HPC cloud VirtualizationRead More.

Announcing Windows Server Summit Virtual Online Event

Storage IO Blog

Announcing Windows Server Summit Virtual Online Event Announcing Windows Server Summit Virtual Online Event Microsoft will be hosting a free (no registration required) half day virtual (e.g. online) Windows Server Summit Virtual Online Event June 26, 2018 starting at 9AM PT.

Virtual Infrastructure Resource Monitoring Best Practices

Data Center Knowledge

Today, we’re going to take a look at a very critical monitoring and resource management aspect of the modern data center: Your virtualization layer (logical). Resources Virtualization resource monitoringPretty much all analysts agree that today’s data center is the driving engine behind major business initiatives. Most of all, today’s.

VMware Virtual Storage to Hook Up Flash with Docker

Data Center Knowledge

of VMware’s vSAN component (formerly Virtual SAN), to be made available May 5, will include a Docker volume driver that will enable containerized applications and microservices to address virtual storage volumes as though they were persistent data containers. VMware docker hyperconvergence Michael Haag virtual storage vSANVersion 6.6

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How Data Center Virtualization Shrinks Physical Distance

Data Center Knowledge

In working with cloud and virtualization, specifically around data center infrastructure, we see that there is an underlying theme: removing the complexity of distance. Cloud Computing Virtualization cloud Read More.

Virtual reality’s not just for gaming anymore

IT Manager Daily

Virtual reality (VR) may primarily be associated with video games and entertainment, but new business and IT applications are coming to the forefront. The post Virtual reality’s not just for gaming anymore appeared first on IT Manager Daily.

Lloyds Bank to use virtual reality to test applicants for graduate programme

Computer Weekly

Bank will use virtual reality to test potential recruits in situations that are otherwise difficult to recreate

Virtual Instruments to add cloud storage monitoring by end of 2017

Computer Weekly

Storage performance and monitoring provider Virtual Instruments leverages Xangati functionality to add cloud storage monitoring to existing SAN and NAS capabilities in Virtual Wisdom

Five Best Practices to Optimize Virtualization and Cloud

Data Center Knowledge

As you move your organization closer to the cloud you'll experience even greater levels of virtualization and data abstraction Read More. Featured Virtualization cloud

The transformation to the virtual cloud enterprise, principles

IT Toolbox

The transformation to the virtual cloud enterprise, steps. The transformation to the virtual cloud enterprise, steps (i). continuing from.

Around half of customers expect virtual reality to play a part in retail’s future

Computer Weekly

Consumers and business buyers think virtual reality and artificial intelligence will play a big part in retail experience in the near future, according to Salesforce research

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Building Your Hybrid Cloud – Nested Virtualization in Windows Server 2016

IT Pros Rock!

Keith Mayer and Andy Syrewicze take us through an in-depth walkthrough of one of the newest features in Windows Server 2016 – Nested Virtualization. 1:41] What is Nested Virtualization and how does it benefit my organization? [9:22]

ICC brings drones, smart bats and virtual reality to international cricket

Computer Weekly

International Cricket Council teams up with Intel to transform the cricketing experience for fans and players with drones, smart connected bats and virtual reality

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Virtual reality is actually here

ComputerWorld IT Management

If you think virtual reality exists today primarily in the gaming industry, you are seriously behind the times! As processing power has increased and gaming engines have evolved, the virtual worlds created for games have expanded significantly. VR springing up all over, and in some rather surprising places. VR videos are already available on YouTube, Android PlayStore and the Apple Store.

One-Third of AT&T’s Network is Now Virtualized

Data Center Knowledge

Telco exec reports progress on network virtualization project in its third year Read More. Networking

Virtual Application Delivery with Microsoft App-V

CTOvision

If you keep up with the latest technology news, it seems like virtualization is happening in every corner of the IT world. Post-acquisition, Microsoft rebranded Softricity’s application virtualization suite into App-V.

Physical vs. Virtual virtualization lab

Virtualized Greek

So, you want to improve your knowledge of virtualization. Doesn’t matter if it’s Hyper-V, VMware, Xen or KVM the major decision of Physical vs. Virtual lab is the same. This is the first major requirement of any virtualization lab. Running a Virtual Machine.

Openreach trains apprentice engineers in virtual reality

Computer Weekly

Openreach inductees get to experience an immersive simulation of life as an engineer, taking them up telephone poles and into underground chambers