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Windows 10 memory management changes to give Hyper-V more headroom

New VMs will use over-provisioned RAM reserved by other apps

Citrix buys Unidesk for massive Microsoft Windows rollouts

Clouds, Win 10 and app 'layering'

Flight simulator sets fire to airport

VR gets a bit too real

Virtualisation got boring in 2016, but the fun's about to start anew

END-OF-YEAR ROUND UP Server virtualisation is so 2006. But other virtual ideas are just getting started

Seriously, VMware? Two bugs in the week before Christmas?

Virtzilla fixes known password for vSphere Data Protection, XSS SNAFU in ESX and buys bits of SDN outfit PLUMgrid too

Qualcomm joins Xen Project Advisory Board

And comes right out and says why: it wants more ARM-powered servers and clouds

Windows Server 2016's VM migration tools broken by a patch

Good job almost nobody's had time to put it into production

VMware releases 'not cool, but very useful' integrated containers

Virtzilla embraces Docker with open source vSphere extensions

AMD virty encryption not quite there, claim boffins

Updated Don't put your VMs in a spook-controlled cloud

Xen 4.8 debuts, gives ARM servers vendors a reason to hope

Good news for embedded virtualisers, Debian users and anyone who likes stability

Work ends on Open Virtualisation Format

Plans for version 3.0 canned as Distributed Management Task Force says the job's done

Online advent calendar offers mystery VM every day until Christmas

QEMU serves up festive feast of OS images and oddities like Forth scripts

Fancy the new HTML vSphere client? Go get it: The old one has a security problem

Virtzilla has one other security worry too, in Identity Manager

Get patching: Xen bug blows hypervisor security to bits – literally

x86 bit test emulation clamps 64-bit values when it shouldn't

Microsoft kindly offers VMware-to-Azure backup

'Back up the whole data centre just by connecting to vCenter!' but it's no Virtzilla-killer

vSphere 6.5 goes GA, gains surprise powers to predict the future

Virtzilla's Predictive Distributed Resource Scheduler squeezed into final release

Is that your television? Or a zero client running a virtual desktop?

It could be both if Teradici's new plan works

Amazon's cloudy 'WorkSpace' desktops-as-a-service gain a GPU

Now we're talking: these new babies have 8 vCPUs and 1,536 GPU cores

Pwnfest drops a nasty surprise on VMware

Drag-and-drop let users escape their VMs

Xen releases updates, but also has eight patches about to drop

Your choice: big update now or big update and security boost in two weeks

VMware cleans up after Dirty COW's droppings

Identity Manager and vRealize users, get patching. Or praying

VMware stubs its toe again: NSX has another VM-flattening bug

No resolution for flaw that sees VMs lose network connectivity

Rogue sysadmins the target of Microsoft's new 'Shielded VM' security

VMware's also trying to stop Dennis Nedry in vSphere 6.5, but both trail the NSA and Xen

vSphere has been moved onto VMware's slow development train

The UI – seriously, the UI – is the bit VMware thinks is most significant this time around

VMware waves white flag: vSphere, vRealize, VSAN dock with Docker

VMworld Europe Dell-EMC's virtual virtuoso cuddles containers, plus more news

AWS has made VMware the Airbnb of the cloud

Which is clever, but 'hybrid virtualisation', not hybrid cloud, won't combat Microsoft

AWS has a lousy hybrid cloud story. VMware may fix that soon

Report says VMware and Amazon will announce alliance next week

HPE, Samsung take clouds to carriers

NFV tie-up puts Samsung software on HPE kit

Desktop virtualisation kit-calculator goes open source

Andre Leibovici's out of time, so it's your turn to step up

Double-dating VMware lover Tintri brings Hyper-V closer to its bed

Tintri looking for sales ignition from Hyper-V support

Going hyperconverged? Don't forget to burst into the cloud

Just make sure your team evolves with the technology

VMware's secret security plan revealed

Imagine a whitelist-checker running in the safety of the hypervisor kernel and monitoring VMs in real time

Teradici's releases desktop-as-a-service-ware, as used by AWS and VMware

Your own DaaS-aster zone is now remotely possible

VMware flings vCenter Server away from Windows, if you want

vSphere update adds vCenter Server for Windows to vCenter Server Appliance migration tool

VMware Workstation's installer loads danger-junk, so patch it ASAP

It's 2016 and virtual printing can make a desktop hypervisor run almost anything

Is hyperconvergence about to take over the enterprise data centre?

After the headlong rush into HCI, where next?

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