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ITworld staff
2 weeks ago

And what other factors do I need to consider?

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landon
2 weeks ago

When establishing a VPN, is one of these pretty much always the better choice, or are there variables that make it situation dependent?

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stylor
3 weeks ago

I was looking at either OkayFreedom or Hotspot Shield Elite for a VPN service. Does anyone have experience with them, and if so, which...

catamount
3 weeks ago

What do I need to do to set up and use a VPN on an Android phone? My phone is an HTC One S with Android 4.1.

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mandril
4 weeks ago

If malware is running in a VM, is the host machine at any risk of infection?

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Laura
7 weeks ago

Cloud hosting, in simple terms, is a form of hosting that allows users to host their websites, domain names and manage their databases from a different...

cchecca
8 weeks ago

If you use XP mode to run old software on Windows 7 machines, will the end of XP support by Microsoft cause any issues?

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dthomas
9 weeks ago

When I think of virtualization, I think of large businesses and corporations. Does virtualization offer any real benefits to small businesses, or is the...

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dthomas
9 weeks ago

When I think of virtualization, I think of large businesses and corporations. Does virtualization offer any real benefits to small businesses, or is the...

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delia25
9 weeks ago

How can I share a folder from guest to host in VirtualBox (host is Windows 7, guest is Umbuntu), instead of the usual host to guest? Is there a way to do...

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VMware started patching its products against the critical Heartbleed flaw that puts encrypted communications at risk, and plans to have updates ready for all affected products by Saturday.
Running Windows XP in a virtual machine is a safe way to continue using it once support ends. Here's how to do just that.
VMware is about to release a new version of its Horizon VDI (virtual desktop infrastructure) software that will allow administrators to manage VDI and non-VDI deployments in a unified manner, by using multiple VMware technologies.
Greenpeace has marked Google, Apple, and Facebook as the cleanest datacentre operators for transparency, policy, efficiency, and advocacy in its most recent Clicking Clean report, published this month.
Citrix has partnered with Google to deliver business-critical Windows apps to Google Chromebooks, and has already pulled in major clients, such as Woolworths.
IBM has won a five-year contract to manage Coca Cola Amatil's (CCA) mission-critical SAP infrastructure on its private Cloud hosted in its Sydney datacenter.
The focus in SDNs and programmable networking is shifting to application policy, an area where vendors can instill their unique architectures and maintain customer dependency.
Hypervisors that virtualize the compute, networking and storage tiers provide a unique platform for enforcing security policies, VMware executives argued this week at Interop.
Amazon Web Services hopes to entice more Hadoop users to its Elastic MapReduce service with new virtual servers, one of which has 262GB of memory and 6.4TB of storage for big-data analytics.
Amazon Web Services' hosted virtual desktops have become generally available, priced from $35, but the company and its competitors have a lot of hurdles to overcome before this sort of technology is widely used by businesses.