XenSource Inks OEM Agreement with Dell

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| Dell is bundling XenSource's open-source virtualization technology across its
| line of PowerEdge servers, which will give the systems maker's customers an
| alternative to VMware's ESX Server and Virtual Infrastructure suite.
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http://www.eweek.com/article2/0,1895,2204828,00.asp


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Dell Creating Consumer PCs Complete with Virtualization

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| And in a similar fashion to what Parallels and VMware Fusion did for the
| Intel-based Mac community, this could give the Linux operating system a boost
| from consumers who want to use the open source software but don't want to
| lose out on what Microsoft's Windows platforms offer.
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http://weblog.infoworld.com/virtuali...reating_c.html


Dell to stuff hypervisors in flash memory

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| Dell CTO Kevin Kettler today confirmed these plans during a speech here at
| LinuxWorld, saying the company expects to see major performance and
| power-saving improvements by dumping a hypervisor in flash. Customers will
| basically "boot to a virtual machine-ready" state, he said.
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http://www.theregister.co.uk/2007/08...ervisor_flash/


Dell considers bundling virtualization on motherboards

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| It's one of those ideas that you read and say to yourself, "Why didn't I
| think of that?"
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http://arstechnica.com/news.ars/post...herboards.html


Linux and virtualisation are ideal partners: Dell

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| Virtual machines are easier to build if you are running Linux, according to
| Dell's chief technical officer Kevin Kettler.
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http://www.zdnet.com.au/news/softwar...9281023,00.htm


VMware Predicts Death To Operating Systems

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| Mendel Rosenblum envisions a world run by virtualization appliances where
| software makers wouldn't need a bulky or complex OS.
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http://www.informationweek.com/news/...leID=201311257