Desktone has worked hard to make "Desktop as a Service" (or DaaS) a household word. Peter McKay, Desktone's President and CEO, stopped by to discuss the concept, why it is so useful today, and talk about the future.
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 is a distinguished analyst and the founder of the Kusnetzky Group LLC. He's also the managing partner of Lux Sonus LLC, an investment firm.
Paula Rooney is a Boston-based writer who has followed the tech industry for more than two decades.
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.
In a baffling but wise move by two prominent hosting companies, Peer1 and Tier3, you now have the option of hosting your services on VMware infrastructure.
The use of OpenStack often turns into a computer science project. Many in the industry, including Dell and SUSE, are working to create an easy to deploy and use product based upon OpenStack. Dell and SUSE just announced that they are teaming up to bring OpenStack to customers.
Security and management need to be part of a "bring your own device" program. Dell presented a roundtable discussion on this topic at its Dell World conference.
I tapped into the heart of VMware's vCenter Operations management suite in an interview with lead architect, Kit Colbert.
Jeff White, vice president, technology, strategic database services at Epsilon discusses Oracle Exadata Database Machine and Oracle Enterprise Manager.
ExtraHop launches agentless management for Hyper-V based virtual servers and a new service offering.
Conversation with Pete Manca, CEO of Egenera, about the why Egenera acquired Fort Technologies
Proximal Data believes that inserting intelligent caching directly into the virtual machine software is a better answer than adding general purpose caching or solid state storage devices to the storage servers.
For those of you who use VMware vSphere, you know that resource overprovisioning is an option. Some see it as a pariah, while others see it as a feature.