Computer Technology Review: The Charlotte Observer Deploys Virtual Iron Software
Dec 20, 2006, 13:00 (0 Talkback[s])
"Virtual Iron Software Inc. has announced that The Charlotte
Observer, North Carolina's largest daily circulation newspaper, is
deploying Virtual Iron's virtualization and management software.
The deployment aims to support a Unix to Linux migration project
for three mission-critical applications, including the newspaper's
Oracle-based circulation database, Virtual Iron said.
"The newspaper also plans to transition from a proprietary
hardware platform to a cheaper Intel-based, Quad-Core platform to
maintain maximum performance and reliability for critical database
application, according to Virtual Iron of Lowell,