virtualize BS2000/Posix or z/OSview story

http://serverfault.com – Is it possible to create a virtual instance of either BS2000/Posix or z/OS on libvirt KVM, or any other virtualization platform? I have been asked to provide this so that software can be tested within these environments. (HowTos)

Got Servers? Check Out Cisco and Microsoft Fast Trackview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Cool technology — be it a server system, a network switch or a fancy storage unit — is of no value to you as a channel partner if the technology is too difficult to implement or operate, or is fraught with support issues. (IT news)

What's your all time favorite UNIX/Linux book?view story

http://www.unix.com – I can bet everyone has their one favorite book even though we have had read many books on UNIX or Linux. My all time favorite is "Unix Power Tools". This book always made me geeky and I loved the little tricks/tips in the book. (HowTos)

HostingCon: Microsoft Office 15 Meets Cloud Services, VDI?view story

http://www.thevarguy.com – As the Microsoft Office 15 launch apparently approaches in San Francisco, hosting providers and cloud services providers (CSPs) are gathering for Boston HostingCon 2012. At the cloud hosting event, many attendees will discuss Office as a cloud service or as a VDI (virtual desktop infrastructure) service. (IT news)

Virtualization newbie want you helpview story

https://www.centos.org – Hi everybody I'm Dream From Thailand I want you help me about my project . Who can be advice me how to set-up centos 5.8 to virtualization server. Concept or step to install it. No... [by tnd43] (Distributions)

Distribution Watch: Tech Data, Westcon Groupview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Greetings, and welcome once again to Distribution Watch, our weekly collection of doings in the distribution space. (IT news)

How To Take Screenshots Of VirtualBox VMsview story

http://www.howtoforge.com – How To Take Screenshots Of VirtualBox VMs VirtualBox is a great virtualization solution, however if lacks one big feature: the ability to take screenshots of a virtual machine. Of course, you can use the host operating system's print screen feature, but this wil ltake a picture of the whole workspace, including window decorations, etc. (HowTos)

Is virtualization in Windows less battery intensive than Wubi? Than a disk install?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I read that running Ubuntu through a virtual machine such as VMware Player or VirtualBox is actually less costly on a laptop's battery than Wubi because it utilizes Windows' drivers, which are optimized for Windows by the hardware manufacturers, as opposed to the Linux drivers, which are less optimized and thus more costly for your system. Is this true for Wubi? (HowTos)

Dell Exec: Windows Server 2012 Good for the Channelview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – It’s always interesting, and usually telling, in the wake of a Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) OS announcement to see which OEMs come out publicly in support of the new platform — as in, which ones go on record talking about it months in advance. It’s even more attention-grabbing when a vendor proclaims a new Microsoft OS is good for the channel. (IT news)

Channel Partner Program Roundup: ElasticHosts, HP, HID Globalview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Howdy, channel pardner, and thanks for joining us for this week’s Channel Partner Program Roundup, our weekly collection of partner program nuggets. (IT news)