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Top Five VROOM! Entries for 2009

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I love VMware’s performance blog, VROOM!  It is our most popular performance communication vehicle and its content is backed by a stellar engineering team with unmatched integrity.  Each article details the nuances of VMware performance and educates on application and platform best practices.  I love all the articles but am always surprised as to which our readers find most popular.  Here is a countdown of the five entries most read in 2009.

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vSphere Performance Leadership with Terminal Services

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Project VRC’s latest update (document available with registration) to their ongoing analysis of Terminal Services and XenApp performance in virtualized environments supports VMware’s claims of industry-leading performance.  There are two main conclusions of the revised version: (1) VMware outperforms XenServer and (2) previous performance measurements of XenServer were in error, reporting artificially high results on that product.

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