VMTurbo Cloud and Virtualization Blog

Scaling on HP 3PAR and Assuring Performance

by March 27th, 2015

With our February release (Operations Manager 5.1) we welcomed a new storage platform into the market – HP 3PAR StoreServ. Operations Manager enables data center operators to assure application performance while maximizing utilization. Or what we like to call the … READ MORE

Gaining Control Through Infrastructure Automation

by March 26th, 2015

You don’t need a degree in rocket science to let software control your software-defined data center and achieve infrastructure automation. However, that isn’t to say that the Aerospace industry hasn’t already adopted software control methods. In an article published by … READ MORE

How does rightsizing virtual workloads assure performance?

by March 23rd, 2015

Rightsizing virtual workloads to assure performance with VMTurbo Virtualization has brought an immense amount of flexibility to IT in terms of being able to quickly provision virtual workloads and allocate resources. Another, great benefit is the ability to oversubscribe resources … READ MORE

The Pragmatist’s Guide to the Desired State: Bringing Demand-Driven Control to the Data Center Gradually

by March 20th, 2015

We get it. Believing that our demand-driven control software will actually do the thinking and doing for you is a gradual process. In a previous post I mentioned that our banking customers will typically start with automating vMotions in VMTurbo. … READ MORE

Happy Tolkien Reading Day 2015! Share to Win

by March 19th, 2015

On the 25th of March, we will celebrate Tolkien Reading Day in honor of the downfall of the Lord of the Rings (Sauron) and the fall of Barad-dûr. Here’s your chance to win a unique prize or your favorite book! … READ MORE

Can You Meet SLAs with Cloud Automation?

by March 17th, 2015

So, your organization is thinking about, or has already decided to bring cloud automation into your environment. Perhaps you are trying to leverage vRealize Automation in order to streamline and standardize deployments across different platforms in your infrastructure. Maybe you … READ MORE

Is Software Defined Networking Worth It Without Control?

by March 16th, 2015

Software Defined Networking has brought a revolution to the network layer but are you able to leverage all of its intended benefits? Nearly 15 years ago VMware introduced the hypervisor to the mainstream (I know IBM was the first) which has … READ MORE

VMTurbo Pure Storage Control Module

by March 13th, 2015

The Flash Revolution. You’re all in for Flash for All – a triumphant champion for insane IOPS, unreal in-line de-dupe and compression, and, most important, simplicity. Hear how VMTurbo has been working hand-in-hand with Pure Storage to develop the Pure … READ MORE

Software-Defined Data Center? Just a Buzzword without Demand-Driven Control

by March 13th, 2015

For global banks the data center is a revenue impacting gateway. Financial transactions rely on applications, which in turn rely on data centers. Thousands of financial transactions are processed per minute and any delay in service can have billion-dollar consequences. … READ MORE

Assuring Performance with VMTurbo on NetApp Storage

by March 11th, 2015

Last Friday, March 6th, NetApp shipped its last version of OnCommand Balance. OnCommand Balance promised to help NetApp storage customers to manage their end-to-end virtual infrastructure from servers to storage disks. Enabling them to: – Reduce troubleshooting time by 80% … READ MORE