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  • VMware Instant Clone (VM Fork) - VMware Instant Clone is a feature within vSphere that enables an administrator to rapidly clone, or fork, an existing virtual machine.
  • VMware Integrated OpenStack (VMware VIO) - VMware Integrated OpenStack (VMware VIO) is an OpenStack distribution tested and supported by VMware for companies that want to deploy and manage a private cloud on top of their vSphere infrastructure.
  • VMware IT Business Management Suite (ITBM) - VMware IT Business Management Suite (ITBM) is a cost analysis and benchmarking product designed to detail the cost of IT services on a private cloud.
  • VMware Lab Manager - VMware Lab Manager is a software development and testing tool that enables designers and engineers to pool network and storage resources .
  • VMware long-distance vMotion - Long-distance vMotion is a feature that allows virtual machines to be migrated over long distances with a maximum round-trip latency time of 150 milliseconds.
  • VMware memory overcommit - Memory overcommit is the memory allocation feature for Vmware.
  • VMware NIC teaming (VMware network interface card teaming) - VMware NIC teaming is a way to group several network interface cards (NICs) to behave as one logical NIC.
  • VMware NSX - VMware NSX is a virtual networking and security software product family created from VMware's vCloud Networking and Security (vCNS) and Nicira's Network Virtualization Platform (NVP) intellectual property.
  • VMware Orchestrator - VMware Orchestrator is a free vCenter feature that helps automate VMware vCloud Suite, vSphere and other virtualization management system processes.
  • VMware OVF Tool (VMware Open Virtualization Format Tool) - The VMware OVF Tool is a command-line utility that allows administrators to import and export OVF packages to and from VMware products.
  • VMware Partner Network - The VMware Partner Network is a global channel partner program with benefits and support to provide VMware's virtualization and cloud technology.
  • VMware Photon Platform - VMware Photon Platform is a container runtime and set of management and security tools to deploy and manage a large-scale container deployment.
  • VMware PKS (VMware Pivotal Container Service) - VMware PKS (VMware Pivotal Container Service) is a managed container service that allows users to simplify, operate and manage Kubernetes clusters in multi-cloud environments.
  • VMware Platform Services Controller (PSC) - VMware Platform Services Controller (PSC) is a new service in vSphere 6 that handles the infrastructure security functions such as vCenter Single Sign-On, licensing, certificate management and server reservation.
  • VMware Project AppShift - VMware Project AppShift is technology designed to improve the experience of using virtualized Windows and its applications on non-Windows tablets.
  • VMware Project Bonneville - VMware Project Bonneville allows administrators to provision and manage containers through vSphere by hosting containers as VMs.
  • VMware Project Lightwave - VMware Project Lightwave is an open source project designed to improve container security and access control.
  • VMware Project Photon - VMware Project Photon is an open source project developed by VMware as a lightweight operating system for containers.
  • VMware resource pool - A VMware resource pool is the aggregated physical compute hardware -- CPU and memory, as well as other components -- allocated to virtual machines (VMs) in a VMware virtual infrastructure.
  • VMware Server - VMware Server is a virtualization solution that makes it possible to partition a single physical server into multiple virtual machines.
  • VMware Service Provider Program (VSPP) - The VMware Service Provider Program (VSPP) is part of the VMware Partner Network Program ,which allows service provider partners to host VMware software on a monthly subscription basis to offer cloud services such as Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and Platform as a Service (PaaS) to third parties.
  • VMware snapshot - A VMware snapshot is a copy of the virtual machine's disk file (VMDK) at a given point in time.
  • VMware Solution Exchange (VSX) - The VMware Solution Exchange (VSX) is an online marketplace where potential customers can browse, download and rate the products uploaded by developers and VMware partners.
  • VMware Storage Policy-Based Management - Storage Policy-Based Management is a feature that allows for automatic provisioning of virtual machines in a VMware environment.
  • VMware Technology Network (VMTN) - VMware Technology Network (VMTN) is a now defunct subscription service that offered evaluation versions of VMware software.
  • VMware template - A VMware template is a perfect, model copy of a virtual machine from which you can clone, convert or deploy more virtual machines.
  • VMware ThinApp - VMware ThinApp is an application virtualization tool included in VMware Inc.
  • VMware Tools - VMware Tools is an optional, free set of drivers and utilities that enhances both the performance of a virtual machine’s guest operating system and interaction between the guest and the host.
  • VMware UEM (User Environment Manager) - VMware User Environment Manager is software that IT professionals can use to configure and deploy employees' desktop computer settings.
  • VMware Unity mode - VMware Unity mode is a feature in VMware desktop virtualization products that allows a user to display applications from virtual machines (VMs) on the host system desktop.
  • VMware Unity Touch - VMware Unity Touch is software that offers a touch-based interface for navigating folders and launching applications when running Windows in a virtual machine on a smartphone or tablet.
  • VMware Update Manager - VMware Update Manager is a utility that oversees the installation of updates for existing installations of VMware ESX Server and guest operating systems.
  • VMware VADP (VMware vStorage API for Data Protection) - VMware VADP is a VMware vStorage API that backs up and restores vSphere virtual machines (VMs).
  • VMware vApp - A VMware vApp is a collection of virtual machines (VMs) and sometimes other vApps that host a multi-tier application, its policies and service levels.
  • VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager - VMware vCenter Chargeback Manager is a tool that calculates the costs of virtual resources and provides chargeback accountability.
  • VMware vCenter Infrastructure Navigator (VIN) - VMware vCenter Infrastructure Navigator (VIN) is a virtual appliance that finds and maps application dependencies to assist with troubleshooting and operational management in a vSphere environment.
  • VMware vCenter Mobile Access (VMware vCMA) - VMware vCenter Mobile Access (VMware vCMA) is a virtual appliance used by admins to manage a data center from mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets.
  • VMware vCenter Multi-Hypervisor Manager (MHM) - VMware vCenter Multi-Hypervisor Manager (MHM) is a free component of vCenter Standard Edition that provides support for multiple hypervisors in vCenter Server.
  • VMware vCenter Operations Management Suite - The VMware vCenter Operations Management Suite is a collection of infrastructure-management products for virtual data centers.
  • VMware vCenter Server (formerly VMware VirtualCenter) - VMware vCenter Server is the centralized monitoring and resource management software for VMware vSphere virtual infrastructure.
  • VMware vCenter Server Heartbeat (vCSHB) - VMware vCenter Server Heartbeat (vCSHB) is VMware's OEM version of NeverFail, which is designed to ensure the high availability and disaster recovery of vCenter Server whether on a LAN or a Wireless Wide Area Network.
  • VMware vCenter Server Linked Mode - VMware vCenter Server Linked Mode is a tool that allows administrators a consolidated view of management zones and allows servers to support an increased number of virtual machines.
  • VMware vCenter Simulator - VMware vCenter Simulator (VCSIM) is an unsupported tool from VMware that is included with the vCenter Server Appliance (vCSA) and is used to simulate changes in a vSphere environment for testing and development purposes.
  • VMware vCloud Air - VMware vCloud Air is an Infrastructure as a Service offering based on VMware’s vCenter.
  • VMware vCloud Air Hybrid Cloud Manager - VMware vCloud Air Hybrid Cloud Manager uses a network extension to allow users to manage both on and off-premises from a single interface.
  • VMware vCloud Connector - VMware vCloud Connector is a free product that allows an administrator on the vSphere platform to move virtual machines between servers, VMware public cloud providers and the vCloud Air service, through a single interface for private and public infrastructures.
  • VMware vCloud Director (VMware vCD) - VMware vCloud Director (vCD) is deployment, automation and management software for virtual infrastructure resources in multi-tenant cloud environments.
  • VMware vCloud Hybrid Service (vCHS) - VMware vCloud Hybrid Service (vCHS) is an Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) offering based on the VMware vSphere hypervisor featuring three services -- dedicated cloud, virtual private cloud and Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) -- that can be managed with vCenter, vCloud Automation Center or vCloud Director.
  • VMware vCloud Suite - VMware vCloud Suite is a collection of applications built on VMware's vSphere platform for building a private cloud infrastructure.
  • VMware vExpert - VMware vExpert is an honorary title VMware grants to outstanding advocates of the company's products.
  • VMware vFabric Hyperic - VMware vFabric Hyperic is an agent-based monitoring system that automatically collects metrics on the performance and availability of hardware resources, operating systems, middleware and applications in physical, virtualized and cloud environments.
  • VMware vFRC (VMware vSphere Flash Read Cache) - VMware vFRC (VMware vSphere Flash Read Cache) is a feature that allows a virtualization host to use a local solid-state drive as a caching layer for virtual machines.
  • VMware View Persona Management - VMware View Persona Management is a feature in the Horizon View desktop virtualization platform that stores and delivers user-specific data and settings to a virtual desktop from a dedicated profile located in a remote repository.
  • VMware Virtual Machine File System - VMware VMFS (Virtual Machine File System) is a cluster file system that facilitates storage virtualization for multiple installations of VMware ESX Server, a hypervisor that partitions physical servers into multiple virtual machines.
  • VMware Virtual SAN Ready Node (vSAN Ready Node) - A VMware Virtual SAN Ready Node (vSAN Ready Node) is an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) network appliance that is certified to run VMware vSAN.
  • VMware Virtual SMP - VMware Virtual SMP is a utility that allows a single virtual machine to use two or more processors simultaneously.
  • VMware Virtual SMP (Symmetric Multi-Processing) - VMware Virtual SMP is a utility that allows a single virtual machine to use two or more processors simultaneously.
  • VMware vLockstep - VMware vLockstep is the technology supporting VMware's Fault Tolerance (FT) high-availability software feature.
  • VMware VMCI (VMware Virtual Machine Communication Interface) - VMware VMCI (Virtual Machine Communication Interface) is a high-speed interface that virtual machines (VMs) on the same host use to communicate with each other and the host kernel modules.
  • VMware VMFS - VMware VMFS (Virtual Machine File System) is a cluster file system that facilitates storage virtualization for multiple installations of VMware ESX Server, a hypervisor that partitions physical servers into multiple virtual machines.
  • VMware VMFS (Virtual Machine File System) - VMware VMFS (Virtual Machine File System) is a cluster file system that facilitates storage virtualization for multiple installations of VMware ESX Server, a hypervisor that partitions physical servers into multiple virtual machines.
  • VMware VMmark - VMware VMmark is a free benchmarking utility that runs several workloads to measure the performance and scalability of multiple hosts in a virtualized environment.
  • VMware vRealize Code Stream - VMware vRealize Code Stream is an automated DevOps tool in the vRealize Suite that uses a dashboard and controls to manage the delivery of an application from development to testing to publication.
  • VMware vRealize Log Insight (formerly vCenter Log Insight) - VRealize Log Insight is a log collection and analytics virtual appliance that enables administrators to collect, view, manage and analyze syslog data.
  • VMware vRealize Operations for Horizon - VMware vRealize Operations for Horizon is a monitoring tool that tracks the health and performance of Horizon, Citrix XenDesktop and XenApp, and Remote Desktop Session Host deployments.
  • VMware vRealize Suite - VMware vRealize Suite, formerly called vCenter Operations Management Suite, is a software platform designed to help IT administrators build and manage heterogeneous, hybrid clouds.
  • VMware vSAN (formerly Virtual SAN) - VMware vSAN (formerly Virtual SAN) is a hyper-converged, software-defined storage (SDS) product developed by VMware that pools together direct-attached storage devices across a VMware vSphere cluster to create a distributed, shared data store.
  • VMware vShield - VMware vShield is a group of networking and security products for virtualized IT infrastructures, comprising vShield Manager, vShield Edge, vShield Zones, vShield App, vShield Data Security and vShield Endpoint.
  • VMware vSphere - VMware vSphere -- formerly known as VMware Infrastructure -- is the brand name for VMware's suite of server virtualization products that includes its ESXi hypervisor and vCenter management software.
  • VMware vSphere 6 - VMware vSphere 6 is an enterprise-class virtualization platform intended to provision, manage, automate and pool the use of an organization’s virtualized computing resources.
  • VMware vSphere App HA - VMware vSphere App HA is virtual appliance introduced with vSphere 5.
  • VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions (BDE) - VMware vSphere Big Data Extensions (BDE) is a virtual appliance that enables administrators to deploy and manage the Hadoop clusters for big data analytics in the vSphere virtual infrastructure.
  • VMware vSphere Client - The VMware vSphere Client is a web-based application that connects to the vCenter Server so IT administrators can manage installations and handle inventory objects in a vSphere deployment.
  • VMware vSphere Content Library - The vSphere Content Library is a centralized repository in vSphere 6 to help manage and distribute virtual machines, templates, ISO images, scripts, vApps and other files related to virtual machines.
  • VMware vSphere Data Protection Advanced (VMware VDPA) - VMware vSphere Data Protection Advanced (VMware VDPA) is a backup management, recovery and replication utility for virtual machines and applications that is based on EMC Avamar deduplication technology.
  • VMware vSphere Distributed Switch (VMware vDS) - A VMware vSphere Distributed Switch (VMware vDS) allows a single virtual switch to connect multiple hosts in a cluster or multiple clusters for centralized management of network configurations in a vSphere environment.
  • VMware vSphere Hypervisor - The VMware vSphere Hypervisor is a free, bare-metal hypervisor from VMware that allows users to virtualize their servers and consolidate applications.
  • VMware vSphere Integrated Containers (VIC) - VMware vSphere Integrated Containers allow an administrator to deploy and manage containers alongside their traditional VMs in vSphere.
  • VMware vSphere Loyalty Program - The VMware vSphere Loyalty Program is a program that allows VMware EVO:RAIL users to apply vSphere Enterprise Plus licenses to their VMware EVO:RAIL appliances instead of having to pay for double.
  • VMware vSphere Metro Storage Cluster (VMware vMSC) - VMware vSphere Metro Storage Cluster (VMware vMSC) is a configuration option, introduced in vSphere 5, that allows for the use of stretched clusters that are spread across geographical locations.
  • VMware vSphere Network I/O Control (NIOC) - VMware vSphere Network I/O Control (NIOC) allows administrator to set up rules and policies to prioritize bandwidth for different network resource pools on a vSphere distributed switch.
  • VMware vSphere PowerCLI - VMware vSphere PowerCLI is a command-line interface (CLI) tool for automating vSphere and vCloud management.
  • VMware vSphere Remote Office Branch Office - VMware vSphere Remote Office Branch Office is a new vSphere product announced by VMware at VMworld 2014.
  • VMware vSphere Security Hardening Guide - The VMware vSphere Security Hardening Guide is an Excel document provided by VMware that lists more than 150 recommendations to systems administrators to further secure their vSphere environment.
  • VMware vSphere Site Recovery Manager (SRM) - VMware vSphere Site Recovery Manager (SRM) is a disaster recovery management product from VMware that provides automated failover and disaster recovery testing.
  • VMware vSphere Storage Appliance (VSA) - VMware vSphere Storage Appliance (VSA) is software developed by VMware that pools disk space from ESXi hosts to provide high availability features without requiring additional storage hardware.
  • VMware vSphere Update Manager (VUM) - VMware vSphere Update Manager (VUM) is software that manages vSphere versions, installs and updates third-party ESX/ESXi host extensions, automates the patch and upgrade process on ESX/ESXi hosts, and performs upgrades to virtual appliances, VMware Tools and virtual machine hardware.
  • VMware vSphere Web Client plug-in - VMware vSphere Web Client plug-ins are programs that either come from VMware itself or from third-party developers and partners to extend the vSphere Web Client with custom menu selections and toolbar icons that provide access to custom capabilities and external functionality.
  • VMware vStorage Thin Provisioning - VMware vStorage Thin Provisioning increases virtual machine (VM) storage use through dynamic allocation and intelligent provisioning of physical storage capacity.
  • VMware Workspace ONE - VMware Workspace ONE is a centralized management platform that combines the company's enterprise mobility management, cloud-based desktop management and identity management products to manage and secure end-user computing devices.
  • VMware Workstation Pro - VMware Workstation Pro is a 64-bit hosted hypervisor intended to implement virtualization on Microsoft Windows and Linux endpoint computers, such as desktop systems.
  • VMworld - VMworld is a conference covering virtualization and cloud computing technologies from VMware Inc and its partners and third-party vendors.
  • VMXNET Generation 3 (VMXNET3) - VMXNET Generation 3 (VMXNET3) is a virtual network adapter designed to deliver high performance in virtual machines (VMs) running on the VMware vSphere platform.
  • VNC - Virtual network computing (VNC) is a type of remote-control software that makes it possible to control another computer over a network connection.
  • vNUMA (virtual NUMA) - vNUMA (virtual NUMA) is a memory-access optimization method for VMware virtual machines (VMs) that helps prevent memory-bandwidth bottlenecks.
  • VOB - A Versioned Object Base (VOB) is a centralized database that stores version information about the files and folders in a software configuration management (SCM) system.
  • vocoder - A vocoder is an audio processor that captures the characteristic elements of an an audio signal and then uses this characteristic signal to affect other audio signals.
  • VoD - Video on demand (VoD) is an interactive TV technology that allows subscribers to view programming in real time or download programs and view them later.
  • voice activated e mail - Voice-enabled e-mail (sometimes referred to as voice-activated e-mail) uses voice recognition and speech synthesis technologies to enable users to access their e-mail from any telephone.
  • voice activation detection - In Voice over IP (VOiP), voice activation detection (VAD) is a software application that allows a data network carrying voice traffic over the Internet to detect the absence of audio and conserve bandwidth by preventing the transmission of "silent packets" over the network.
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