While visiting Microsoft's STB (Systems and Tools Business I guess) meeting in Orlando, I had a chance to sit in an audience composed largely of industry analysts. Bob Muglia, Sr.
Virtualization reaches from hand-held devices to the data center to the clouds. Virtually Speaking examines the forces behind this expansion, the suppliers of the technology and the organizations using the technology.
Daniel Kusnetzky, a reformed software engineer and product manager, founded Kusnetzky Group LLC in 2006. He's literally written the book on virtualization and often comments on cloud computing, mobility and systems software. In his spare time, he's also the managing partner of Lux Sonus LLC, an investment firm.
Kenneth 'Ken' Hess is a full-time Windows and Linux system administrator with 20 years of experience with Mac, Linux, UNIX, and Windows systems in large multi-data center environments.
Citrix has integrated one of its security products with its recently released XenDesktop virtual desktop solution.The latest incarnation of Citrix's Access Gateway appliance, version 1.
I've had a number of discussions with suppliers of software for both virtual processing and management of virtualized resources. In almost every case, something very important is being left unsaid during these discussions.
In honor of the demo goddess, my chat with the good folks of Cassatt was rescheduled four times. They had to reschedule.
Here's an update on the continuing saga of my broken HTC Advantage. The post, Repair of my HTC Advantage Part 1, laid out the situation.
Quest Software has been acquiring other management software companies rapidly over the past year or so. This includes companies such as Provision Networks, Vizioncore, ScriptLogic.
While traveling over the weekend, I had the interesting experience of having the microdrive in my HTC Advantage die. This post is likely to be the first in a series chronicling my experiences with HTC's customer service.
Platform Computing has been a player in virtual processing and management software for virtualized resources since 1992. Platform LSF has been the company's flagship product since those early days.
Most products designed to help organizations use virtual machine software as the foundation for development and testing create a "sandbox" or encapsulated environment for systems and functions. While this approach has several advantages, a recent discussion with StackSafe highlighted a few issues it creates.
In earlier posts, I laid out what some in the industry are calling "Virtualization 2.0" and what some of the barriers are to adopting that approach.