VMTurbo Cloud and Virtualization Blog

Virtualization best practices: Prevention versus Reaction

by February 27th, 2015

Virtualization best practices:  Why Root Cause Analysis Shouldn’t be Needed You’ve inevitably heard the phrase “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” at some point in your life.  There is a reason that this adage exists.  We are often … READ MORE

Travelport Webinar Excerpt – How VMTurbo controls Travelport’s massive environment in a desired state of health

by February 24th, 2015

Hear how Travelport’s Manager of Global Server Engineering Steven Senecal uses VMTurbo to control his massive environment in a desired state of health where performance is assured while maximizing utilization: To hear the full story, register here.

VMTurbo Customers Assure Application Performance

by February 24th, 2015

How have VMTurbo customers assured application performance? In our latest TechValidate survey we asked our customers about application performance, including which issues first caused them to consider VMTurbo and what types of applications they’ve been able to assure performance for … READ MORE

VMTurbo Success Story: Boston College

by February 20th, 2015

Dave Rosala, Manager of OS Services and Systems Administration, and Michael Bourque, CIO of Boston College share the vision and mission of BC Information Technology Services, and how VMTurbo enables them to efficiently and reliably deliver virtualized IT services to … READ MORE

Controlling Antivirus Storms in Your VDI Environment

by February 19th, 2015

Anybody with experience managing antivirus scans, updates, boot storms, or any other of a handful of resource intensive tasks in a VDI environment knows that maintaining performance during these intensive tasks can be a daunting if not impossible. The severe … READ MORE

Bring Demand-Driven Control to the Data Center – Thinking Like a Manufacturer

by February 17th, 2015

With the shift in manufacturing towards demand-driven inventory management, a new way of doing business became the norm for many organizations.  What was different with the idea of demand-driven processes was to shift the way that people interacted with the system … READ MORE

Why You Need Demand-Driven Application Control

by February 13th, 2015

Earlier this week we announced general availability of VMTurbo Operations Manager v5.1. In a recent blog post Charles Crouchman, our CTO, shared more detail on one of the key improvements in this release our Application Control Module. Why is this … READ MORE

Our Next Big Step in Assuring Application Performance

by February 12th, 2015

Introducing the Application Control Module At VMTurbo our stated mission is to “Assure application performance while utilizing the environment as efficiently as possible”.  In our latest release (5.1) we have taken a great leap forward in the pursuit of our … READ MORE

Announcing Operations Manager v5.1 – Another Step to Assure Application Performance

by February 10th, 2015

VMTurbo Operations Manager v5.1 Today we announced our latest release: VMTurbo Operations Manager 5.1. This release marks another step in enabling our customers to assure application performance while maximizing efficiency of the underlying infrastructure. The same mission we’ve been on … READ MORE

VMTurbo Is VMware vSphere 6 Ready

by February 6th, 2015

On February 2nd, VMware® announced the upcoming general availability (GA) of the much anticipated VMware vSphere® 6.0. The latest installment in the VMware vSphere line boasts some 650 new features including new maximum VM sizing, host improvements, and cluster configurations. This update also … READ MORE