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VKernel does Hyper-V bean counting

Capacity-management tools provider VKernal, working with Microsoft, has fashioned a chargeback tool that is being revealed to the world Tuesday at Redmond’s TechEd Europe conference in Berlin.

CIOs love virtual machines because they help them run efficient infrastructure, but CFOs are learning to love them because — thanks to chargeback systems — they can allocate those cloudy infrastructure costs to businesses and their users. Just like Amazon does with its EC2 compute cloud…

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