VMware vSphere Compute Virtualization

March 15, 2021

Compute Virtualization
This guide provides an overview of the licensing, pricing and packaging for VMware vSphere. The key topics discussed in this guide include:

  • VMware vSphere overview
  • Licensing overview – Licensing metric and management
  • Packaging overview – Packaging options for editions (including VMware vCenter
  • Server®), kits, vSphere Bitfusion and Tanzu Basic
  • Version upgrade entitlements for existingcustomers
  • Paid edition upgrades from vSphere 7
  • vSphere Platinum end of availability


Sony Mobile Communications

As part of the Sony Corporation family, Sony Mobile draws upon leading international innovation in engineering and designing audio, video, gaming, and communications to bring more to the everyday experience of life.

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HPE SimpliVity Data Virtualization Platform technical white paper

whitePaper | January 10, 2020

When it comes to data center modernization, companies are struggling to make decisions about infrastructure and services to be more competitive and agile, reduce costs, and minimize risk. As trends such as virtualization, data center modernization, and software-defined everything take hold, it’s imperative to understand the new approaches to data center infrastructure and data architecture that drive the efficiencies required by customers.

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Virtual Desktop Services (VDS) : NetApp Solutions

whitePaper | August 12, 2022

The NetApp Virtual Desktop Service (VDS) orchestrates Remote Desktop Services (RDS) in major public clouds as well as on private clouds. VDS supports Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD) on Microsoft Azure. VDS automates many tasks that must be performed after deployment of WVD or RDS, including setting up SMB file shares (for user profiles, shared data, and the user home drive), enabling Windows features, application and agent installation, firewall, and policies.

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Network Functions Virtualisation – Introductory White Paper

whitePaper | December 2, 2019

The key objective for this white paper is to outline the benefits, enablers and challenges for Network Functions Virtualisation (as distinct from Cloud/SDN) and the rationale for encouraging an international collaboration to accelerate development and deployment of interoperable solutions based on high volume industry standard servers.

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Cisco UCS C220 M5 Rack Server (Small Form Factor Disk Drive Model)

whitePaper | December 25, 2019

The UCS C220 M5 SFF server extends the capabilities of Cisco’s Unified Computing System portfolio in a 1U form factor with the addition of the Intel® Xeon® Processor Scalable Family, 24 DIMM slots for 2666-MHz or 2933-MHz DIMMs with capacity points up to 128 GB, 2666-MHz DCPMMs with capacity points up to 512 GB, two 2 PCI Express (PCIe) 3.0 slots, and up to 10 SAS/SATA hard disk drives (HDDs) or solid state drives (SSDs). The C220 M5 SFF server also includes one dedicated internal slot for a 12G SAS storage controller card.

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VMware SD-WAN Enables Modern Digital Government

whitePaper | January 14, 2022

The government market is becoming increasingly competitive, providing agencies with choices. In a time of tight budgetary resources, the focus is on increasing operational efficiencies and institutional resilience through accelerating digital transformation. Most government agencies are experiencing a large growth in digital innovations.

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VMware TCO Comparison Calculator

whitePaper | March 11, 2020

Definitions and Objectives In evaluating the cost of a virtualization and private cloud solution, it is essential to use a metric that not only accounts for the cost to acquire the software and the physical infrastructure it requires, but also includes the time and effort needed to operate the solution. Because centralized management is a fundamental component of any virtualization and private cloud deployment, hardware and software costs associated with related management products.

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