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'After looking at various options, the customer decided to test three solutions – Virident PCIe flash, Atlantis ILIO, and Liquidware Labs Flex-IO. The last two products create RAM based datastores within vSphere to be used as local storage.'
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Windows 9 will kill Microsoft's awkward Charms menu, introduce virtual desktops
Microsoft is stepping even further back from its Windows 8 vision in the next major version of Windows. Alongside a new Start Menu and windowed "Metro-style" apps, Microsoft is planning to remove its Charms bar, an overlay used to access search, share, ...
Windows 9: Goodbye, Charms bar, hello virtual desktops? PCWorld (blog)
Windows 9 kills off awful Charms bar, adds virtual desktops to win back ... ExtremeTech
Windows 'Threshold' to drop charms, add virtual desktop CNET
TechRadar UK - Gizmodo
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Microsoft Windows 9 to be released soon with Multiple Virtual Desktops
The Next Digit
Now the rumors say that Microsoft's Windows 9 OS will be expected to launch on September 30. It's not sure that Microsoft Windows 9 will release in that date, but we may consider it as an unofficial date for the announcement of Microsoft Windows 9 ...
Windows 9 may remove the Metro interface for desktop PC users, feature one ... ExtremeTech
Windows 9 to offer no middle ground: Desktop or Start Screen HEXUS
Windows Threshold May Merge Windows Phone, RT InformationWeek
BetaNews - ValueWalk - Computerworld
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The future of virtual desktops
VMware's vision for a desktop is that it is a disposable container in which you add parts to add functionality. In IT terms that means you add VMDK's to a virtual machine to provide it with applications (on-the-fly) or you add a VMDK to allow the user ...