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7 VM Sprawl Management Questions You’ll Wish You Asked Sooner

Virtual Machine (VM) sprawl (also known as VM server sprawl and VM image sprawl) is defined as the inability to control the growth of virtual machines in your environment. It…

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How to Manage a Decentralized Windows VM Environment with 5nine

Let’s face it, maintaining multiple Hyper-V environments is a challenge. Windows VM management not only requires significant time and resources but it also lacks centralized monitoring and cost controls.

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How to Simplify and Secure Your SDN Network in Windows Server

As you move workloads to private and hybrid clouds, it makes sense to virtualize all data center resources. Virtualizing data center resources removes dependencies on physical hardware, which results in greater…

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Windows Admin Center: Strengths, Weaknesses, Enterprise Readiness and Everything Else You Need to Know

Windows Admin Center, formerly known as Project Honolulu, provides IT administrators with a unified management interface for Windows Server Management tools that were once only accessible through disparate management tools….

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Hyper-V Failover Clusters – What You Need to Know and How 5nine Can Help

Building a Hyper-V failover plan is a critical step for any organization wishing to maintain 24/7/365 availability of their Microsoft Cloud. However, configuring Hyper-V failover clusters and managing Hyper-V hosts…

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5 Azure Site Recovery Benefits You Don’t Want to Forget

Microsoft’s Azure Site Recovery (ASR) provides a business continuity and disaster recovery (BDCR) for organizations that strive to keep their data safe, and workloads running smoothly when natural disasters and…

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7 Tips for Hyper-V Monitoring that You’ll Wish You Read Sooner

Learn how to better manage your Hyper-V environment and improve performance. In this article, we’ll walk through how to optimally configure your VMs and servers. Then, we’ll provide a number…

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What Is a SDN Switch?

In the traditional IT environment, a network switch (also called switching hub or bridging hub) is defined as a piece of hardware that utilizes packet switching to receive, process and…

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Top 10 Benefits of Multi-Cloud

With all the hype about private, public and hybrid clouds in business computing, the concept of multi-cloud for IT services often gets left behind. But this can change. 

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