April 29, 2010
Upcoming Oracle Virtualbox 3.2.x will introduce private namespace in OVF, this will allow to save/restore Virtualbox specific information in OVF files. See more upcoming changes in:
April 26, 2010
“Oracle Virtual Assembly Builder is a new product designed to help organizations quickly and easily deploy multi-tier enterprise applications in Virtualized Environments. It also enables administrators to quickly configure and provision these applications.”
This is sound very interesting, reconfiguration of Applications is main challenge in Virtual Appliances.
RedHat will drop Xen in RHEL 6.0, what will be possible migration paths ?
Microsoft release interesting White Paper about it’s Dynamic Data Centers initiative:
April 13, 2010
Dell present new server lines optimized for low-cost Cloud solutions:
New servers are part of Dell strategy Open Solutions For The Virtual Era
Similar 2U 4 dual socket boards systems are already shipped by SuperMicro one of the main Tear-1 OEM suppliers.
As Intel will make available new Energy Efficient Xeon 7500(6500) processors Nehalem line, we will see more solutions like these,
as Intel announced new line will have initially 11 members, from which 3x will have TPW 95W and 4x 105W.
100W is known limit for such 2U 4 dual socket boards solutions.