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Deploying SQL Server on vSAN for Dummies

Microsoft® SQL Server® 2016 delivers high performance–but storage-intensive workloads aren’t a good match for traditional infrastructure. From vendor and device restrictions to complicated management, running workloads on hardware alone is no longer practical.

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Forrester: Total economic impact of VMware EUC

VMware commissioned Forrester Consulting to conduct a Total Economic Impact™ (TEI) study and examine the potential return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realize by deploying Horizon, an end user computing solution that provides users access to all their virtual desktops and applications through a single digital workspace.

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Desktop Scalability Made Simple

Organizational growth, geographic expansion, and restructuring technology investments are all reasons companies are looking for ways to scale their on-premises desktops and applications to the cloud. With VMware Horizon 7® on VMware Cloud™ on AWS, your organization can take advantage of Cloud Pod Architecture, flexible consumption-based billing, and increased security and performance.

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Forrester: Total Economic Impact Study: VMware on AWS

VMware Cloud on AWS provides customers with a scalable solution to migrate and extend their on-premises vSphere-based environments to the public cloud. VMware commissioned Forrester Consulting to conduct a Total Economic Impact (TEI) study and examined the potential ROI enterprises may realize by deploying VMware Cloud on AWS. The purpose of this study is to provide readers with a framework to evaluate the potential financial impact of VMware Cloud on AWS on their organizations.

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Taneja Group: When Comparing Cloud Alternatives, For the Best TCO Leverage VMware Cloud Foundation

It’s undeniable that cloud has impacted both businesses and IT by creating new levels of IT agility, optimizing operations and driving innovation. Delivering new possibilities to organizations of all sizes and across the globe, we know the public cloud is here to stay. However, with multiple options available, such as private, public, and hybrid cloud deployments, which cloud approach makes the most sense for your business?

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The Business Value of Hybrid Cloud with VMware

IDC spoke with organizations that have deployed enterprise applications in a VMware Hybrid Cloud environment to understand the impact on their IT and business operations

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The Economics of Infrastructure Scalability

Customers worldwide are expecting more – faster delivery of goods and services, and an enhanced user experience. However, it is becoming more difficult for organizations to keep up, especially with the constraints the traditional data center brings. Industries are challenged with addressing surges in capacity, leading to downtime, which can drive their customers straight to a competitor. To remain competitive, enterprises need to find an infrastructure strategy that enables them to seamlessly scale their environments without costly over-provisioning.

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The Enterprise guide to Scaling on Demand

Seamless Scalability from the Data Center to the Cloud. Organizations are challenged to meet unexpected spikes in traffic without sacrificing the delivery of goods and services. With VMware Cloud™ on AWS, your business can take advantage of a hybrid cloud solution that can customize your capacity in the public cloud.

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7 Ways Virtual Desktops and Apps Can Transform Your Workplace

Today’s employees are on the go—and need access to all their apps, all the time, from all their devices. As devices become more distributed, it’s more difficult for IT to manage and secure them, which leads to higher costs and more complexity. Organizations using traditional desktop and app management solutions find that they’re continually playing catch-up with employee expectations, even as they fall farther behind.

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The Enterprise Guide to Migrating to the Cloud

To meet growing consumer expectations, organizations must ensure that business-critical workloads operate in the most optimal IT environment. This often means migrating to the cloud to improve agility, lower total cost of ownership (TCO) and accelerate innovation using cloud-native development and automation technology.​

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