19 mai 2009

Will VMware give away VMotion and HA for free?

The virtualization wars heated up again last week when Microsoft announced that the next release of Hyper-V will include Live Migration, its version of VMotion, and High Availability (HA) features for free. Currently, these features are not included for free in VMware’s free edition of ESXi; VMotion is only available in the Advanced and Enterprise versions of vSphere; and HA is included in all but the free and the low-end Essentials edition. This just serves as further proof that Microsoft is desperate to catch up with VMware and win... [Lire la suite]
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14 septembre 2008

Hyper-V (R2) et le "Live Migration" comme du VMOTION

http://www.chriswolf.com/?p=192 few readers were skeptical about Microsoft’s live migration demo and wanted to see more proof. As a result, I asked Microsoft’s Patrick O’Rourke if they could offer an online video that shows the feature in action. Patrick told me that Edwin Yuen, who ran the demo at the virtualization launch, had already approached him with the same idea. The result - within a couple of days of the launch, Microsoft produced a video showing live migration in action. In fact, they produced two new videos, and both... [Lire la suite]
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05 septembre 2008

Utiliser Storage VMOTION dans VMWARE VI 3

Dans la dernière version de VMWARE VI 3 il existe une fonctionalité de Storage VMOTION qui permet de déplacer les fichiers de la VM sans l'arreter... donc voici une "front end/GUI" pour l'utiliser : http://weblog.infoworld.com/virtualization/archives/2008/02/vmware_communit.html?source=rss http://vmblog.com/archive/2008/02/09/user-creates-vmware-storage-vmotion-gui-tool.aspx Le plugin directement pour Virtual Center client : http://sourceforge.net/projects/vip-svmotion/
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