Monthly Archive: December 2008

Dec 08 2008

Top 10 things you must read about Processors (CPUs) and Virtualization

ESX Server CPU Scheduling – A VMworld 2007 presentation (free registration required) on CPU scheduling that covers how it works, performance tips, how to use ESXTOP for analysis and using resource controls. ESX Server 2 Best Practices Using VMware Virtual SMP – A white paper from VMware that provides information on when and when not …

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Dec 08 2008

Top 10 things you should read about VMware’s VMotion technology

VMware VMotion and CPU Compatibility – A white paper from VMware that explains how VMotion works, the differences between CPU types and features, what CPU masks are and how to use them and what Enhanced VMotion is. Understanding CPU Compatibility Constraints for VMotion (VMworld 2007 – free registration required) – A VMworld 2007 presentation that …

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Dec 08 2008

Top 10 things you should read about Virtualization and Compliance

How Server Virtualization Impacts Data Security and PCI Compliance – A great webinar that handles the topic of how server virtualization impacts PCI compliance. This is often a misunderstood area as virtualization is not specifically covered in the PCI specification. How to Achieve Security and Satisfy Compliance – A VMworld 2007 presentation (free registration required) …

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