Posts Tagged ‘ virtualisation ’

Blog: One Month with Windows Vista

Sep 25th, 2008 | By David Harper | Category: Products

One month ago, I pledged that I would try Windows Vista on my new PC for a month before deciding whether I would keep it or revert back to Windows XP as my primary desktop OS. The verdict? I’m sticking with Vista, begrudgingly.



What Linux Will Look Like In 2012

Aug 15th, 2008 | By David Harper | Category: Linux

Our open source expert foresees the future of Linux: By 2012 the OS will have matured into three basic usage models. Web-based apps rule, virtualization is a breeze, and command-line hacking for basic system configuration is a thing of the past.



Date bug kills VMware systems

Aug 13th, 2008 | By David Harper | Category: Products

Irate VMware customers were left unable to power up their virtual servers this morning because of a bug that killed their systems when the clock clicked round to 12 August. The bug was sent out to customers in ESX 3.5 update 2, VMware’s latest hypervisor, which went out on 27 July.



How to install & configure Xen Virtualization in openSUSE 11.0

Aug 3rd, 2008 | By David Harper | Category: Linux

Virtualization cannot be that simpler than in openSUSE 11.0. In openSUSE 11.0, Xen Virtualization ins pre-built and all it takes is a few clicks away from up and running with Virtualization in no time.