First PRIMERGY servers now shipping with embedded VMware ESX Server 3i virtualization solution.First PRIMERGY servers now shipping with embedded VMware ESX Server VMware ESX Server is an enterprise-level virtualization product offered by VMware, Inc., a division of EMC Corporation. ESX Server is a component of VMware's larger offering, Virtual Infrastructure, which adds management and reliability services to the core server product. 3i virtualization An umbrella term for enhancing a computer's ability to do work. Following are the ways virtualization is used.
Partitioning the computer's memory into separate and isolated "virtual machines" simulates multiple machines within one physical computer. solutionFujitsu Siemens Computers teams with VMware to deliver embedded virtualization to small- and medium-size businesses, first to ship pre-installed software on industry standard serversFujitsu Siemens Computers and VMware Inc. (NYSE NYSE
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The hardware and software partnership between Fujitsu Siemens Computers and VMware is targeted at making advanced virtualization more accessible to small- and medium-sized businesses. A virtualized server environment makes it possible for end-customers to drastically reduce the number of servers they need, which also significantly lowers energy consumption - both for processor power and cooling, as well as overall system management costs.
Automotive specialist Walter Mauser GmbH is the first customer to confirm its order for PRIMERGY servers shipping with the embedded VMware ESX Server 3i software. The Breitenau, Austria-based company, which manufacturers driver's cabs for a variety of custom-purpose vehicles including tractors, fork-lifts, mail vans, golf buggies and lawnmowers, is upgrading from its current VMware Server-based environment running on PRIMERGY servers from Fujitsu Siemens Computers, the leading European IT solutions provider.
"Our core business is in providing custom-built driver's cabs for a wide range of vehicles. Our engineers build vehicles, not server configurations - so we welcome the added simplicity that Fujitsu Siemens Computers and VMware have delivered by pre-installing PRIMERGY servers to run with the new VMware Embedded ESX See VMware. Server 3i virtualization software," says Martin Mauser, Chief Executive Officer at Walter Mauser. "Without our IT partner 4SYSTEMS GmbH we would not be able to get the full benefit or flexibility out of our IT infrastructure. Thanks to 4SYSTEMS, we started using virtualization technology See VT. See also virtualization. in 2005, and now we are taking the next step by moving to VMware Embedded ESX Server 3i."
Says Jens-Peter Seick, Senior Vice President, Enterprise Server Business at Fujitsu Siemens Computers: "The benefits of virtualization for small- and medium-size businesses are clear. Fujitsu Siemens Computers and VMware have a shared vision on cost saving through the consolidation of server infrastructure. ESX 3i enhances VMware's product offering by simplifying the set-up and management of a virtualized VMware server VMware Server (formerly GSX Server) is an entry-level server virtualization software suite from VMware, Inc., a subsidiary of EMC Corporation. VMware released version 1.0 of Server on July 12, 2006. Server is a continuation of the retired GSX Server product line. environment."
In promoting the concept of virtualization, Fujitsu Siemens Computers consistently underscores its role as a developer of cutting-edge technology and the company's dedication to environmentally friendly Environmentally friendly, also referred to as nature friendly, is a term used to refer to goods and services considered to inflict minimal harm on the environment. IT and optimized energy efficiency in the data center.
Diane Greene, President and Chief Executive Officer of VMware says: "Companies of all sizes have the same needs. They must reduce capital and operating expenses Operating expenses
The amount paid for asset maintenance or the cost of doing business, excluding depreciation. Earnings are distributed after operating expenses are deducted. , and run their software so that it is always available and responsive in the most cost, power, and management efficient way. That is what virtualization achieves. We have a long standing collaboration with Fujitsu Siemens Computers and are very pleased to be taking this next joint step together of virtualization-enabling PRIMERGY servers."
PRIMERGY industry standard server models factory-fitted with the embedded VMware ESX Server 3i virtualization software are available exclusively through the channel, and the package includes 90 days free support from Fujitsu Siemens Computers, which can be optionally extended. Servers also ship with an evaluation copy of the VMware Infrastructure suite, the market-leading solution for delivering a fully-managed and automated virtual data center. VMware has the most complete solution for virtualizing servers, storage, networks, applications and desktops to ensure that IT services are delivered precisely when and where they are needed, at the best possible cost.
The PRIMERGY line-up of industry standard servers forms the backbone of a reliable, modern IT infrastructure and embodies the concept of the flexible, dynamic data center realized by Fujitsu Siemens Computers. Thanks to a high degree of standardization from entry-level models through to rack solutions and BladeFrame, PRIMERGY offers excellent value for money. Midrange midrange Epidemiology The halfway point or midpoint in a set of observations; for most data, MR is calculated as the sum of the smallest observation and the largest observation, divided by 2; for age data, one is added to the numerator; a midrange is usually PRIMERGY RX330 S1 and RX300 S4 servers including the integrated virtualization solution start shipping today, with prices starting at EUR EUR
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The VMware ESX 3i hypervisor is based on VMware's industry-leading virtualization technology in use by more than 100,000 customers. It is the industry's smallest hypervisor (32MB), enabling high levels of security and reliability, and it is the only OS-independent virtualization platform. VMware ESX Server 3i delivers full-featured single-server consolidation with fast and easy deployment--the first virtual machine can operate within minutes of booting a server with pre-configured and optimized hardware configurations. VMware ESX 3i is fully compatible with VMware's datacenter virtualization and management solutions, which feature live virtual machine migration, automatic load balancing The fine tuning of a computer system, network or disk subsystem in order to more evenly distribute the data and/or processing across available resources. For example, in clustering, load balancing might distribute the incoming transactions evenly to all servers, or it might redirect them , and power management, and it's also compatible with VMware's desktop virtualization Simultaneously running multiple copies of the same operating system or different operating systems on a desktop computer. See virtual machine. and management solutions.
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