The Japanese software project Karesansui has released the first version of its open source software. The Web console allows management of virtual systems under Xen.more »
Data Center Intro Smart tools for the cloud and rackMay 31, 2009
The server space is changing, bringing new opportunities for the agile admin. If you plan on taking up residence in the new data center, you'd better get your toolkit ready. This month we explore tools and techniques for data center and server room environments.more »
Virtual Performance Tips for optimizing performance in virtual environmentsMay 31, 2009
Virtual performance tuning is a lot like ordinary performance tuning – but not exactly.more »
NagVis Visualizing your Nagios network with NagVisMay 31, 2009
Want a topside view of possible problems? NagVis is an easy tool for visualizing the status of your network.more »
The Bonsai Information Security firm has released Moth, a VMware image with a set of vulnerable web applications and scripts. It serves for testing and developing security scanners and can be instructional in all matters application security.more »
Synergy Controlling multiple systems simultaneously with SynergyApr 30, 2009
Synergy lets you combine multiple PCs into a single virtual desktop.more »
Heralded as a leap into the new era, vSphere 4.0, which was introduced April 21 as the successor to VMware's Virtual Infrastructure 3.x, is at least a logical step in the right direction upon a more sober assessment: through consolidation and automation based on an infrastructure of virtual components, a solution to satisfy turnkey IT services.more »
Tech Tools We thought you might be interested in the following new products and updates.Apr 21, 2009
VMware bids for a stake in the container industry with a bold effort to integrate containers with its classic virtualization system.
3ROS attack tool lowers the technical bar so anyone can be an intruder.
Mozilla's latest browser offers powerful new privacy feature
If attackers are on your system, saving your passwords in a password vault is no protection.
Faulty hash algorithm persists, despite efforts by experts to raise awareness.
Powerful man-in-the-middle attack is now targeting online shopping.
Another high-profile coder says the kernel team needs a kinder, gentler culture.
Bug database has a bug of its own that could allow an intruder to create an unauthorized account.
Report focuses federal resources on achieving universal Internet access.
Leading browser makers say “no” to porous encryption algorithm