VMware announced that this week that it is collaborating with Microsoft to enable Skype for Business communications using VMware's Horizon virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) solution.
The release of Windows Server 2016 will bring a new option of building apps based on micro-services that run in Docker and other standard containers. Does that portend the end of the VM?
- By Michael Otey
Microsoft is touting Windows Server 2016 in preparation for its Ignite conference next month, where the new server will make its debut.
Microsoft today announced a coming limited-time offer aimed at getting VMware server virtualization users to switch over to using Microsoft Hyper-V.
Microsoft and Citrix once again explained their partnership vision that will combine Citrix virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) solutions with Microsoft Azure datacenter solutions.
A guide to configuring the AWS Gateway to back up your Hyper-V VMs in the Amazon public cloud.
Version 9.5 of the Veeam Availability Suite, scheduled for release later this year, will be fully integrated with the Windows Server 2016 operating system and the Hyper-V-native hypervisor used in the datacenter, the company said.
- By John K. Waters
While a rare occurrence, you may have a need to fix a virtual disk that has come attached.
Microsoft this week announced a coming change to its support for two virtualization tools, but it just applies to Windows 10 Pro edition users.
Better backups, checkpoints and security are highlights of the latest version.
- By Paul Schnackenburg
Microsoft released a new F-Series of Azure Virtual Machines this month.
Microsoft's "convenience rollups" for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 aren't playing well with some VMware virtual machines (VMs), the two companies warned this week.
Windows Server 2016 TP4 and TP5 now support Docker containers. Learn what this means for the future of IT system and application architectures and how to set up and manage a host using Windows PowerShell.
- By Michael Otey
Microsoft announced this week that its Remote Desktop application for Windows 10 clients will be exiting its current preview state in "the next couple of weeks."
Microsoft this week talked more about its Shielded Virtual Machines datacenter security technology.
Today Microsoft announced the commercial availability of its Azure Container Service, while its partner Mesosphere announced the launch of a new open source DC/OS project.
Microsoft indicated late last week that it will build Hyper-V containers natively into Windows 10.
Microsoft's foray into containers will offer two deployment options -- Windows and Hyper-V. This is an exploration of both.
If things do go wrong with your Windows 10 template, here's how to fix it (most of the time).
When creating multiple Windows 10 VMs, you might run into some problems …