On Fri, 13 Oct 2006 09:47:58 +0100, Roy Schestowitz wrote:
> Cisco, Virtualization, and the Inevitable Hardware Upgrades of 2007
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> | So, if you're looking to run serious loads on a virtualized server, expect
> | to upgrade your hardware. And you may need to expect a wait. Intel plans
> | general availability for their quad-core Clovertown processors in early
> | 2007. AMD's quad-core offering is slated for mid-2007.
> | Many vendors predict that virtualization could spur the next wave of
> | Linux adoption in the datacenter. Virtualization allows enterprises to
> | run multiple operating systems on a single machine, allowing for a
> | migration plan that doesn't require duplicate physical server
> | environments. Dropping Linux onto a virtual partition is a great way
> | to try the operating system if you're proximately a Windows shop. That is,
> | if the hardware can handle it.
IOS isn't Linux.