IT Management and Cloud Blog


« Previous Entries Next Entries »

Capacity Utilisation

Saturday, August 4th, 2007

MeasureIT – Issue 5.06 – Capacity Utilisation – Asking the Questions by Adrian Johnson Analyst reports quote average capacity utilisation statistics of the server farms across the industry as being between 15-20% during working hours. No other corporate asset, such as real estate or manufacturing plant, would be allowed to continue at that

More on the VMware IPO!

Sunday, July 29th, 2007

Cisco to put $150 million into the VMware IPO My wife still won’t let me put up the house for this IPO. Darn!

Tuesday, July 24th, 2007

A Realistic Assessment of the Performance of Windows Guest Virtual Machines by Mark Friedman and Stephen Marksamer This guy will make your head hurt.  I know, I used to work for him. However, he really knows his stuff. In summary, he’s pointing out that Widows performance metrics on ESX guests are impacted by system timer [...]

VMWare IPO – Q2 Tops Estimates, Sales grew …

Tuesday, July 24th, 2007

Need I say anymore about this IPO.  The bad news is my wife won’t let me sell the house to invest in the IPO.  Oh, well!

More… VMware IPO

Thursday, July 19th, 2007

IBM’s Strong Quarter Underscores Value of EMC’s VMWare   I have been saying this in a couple of financial blogs.  Investors (of which I am not one), keep saying that EMC is just trying to cash out due to increased competition from Zen and Microsoft.  Balderdash!!!! Unless EMC and VMware are idiots this is a move to get [...]

« Previous Entries Next Entries »