There's a real battle in the virtualization market as VMware positions itself as cloud computing's operating system. Meanwhile, Microsoft is gaining traction and players like Citrix and Red Hat are also a threat. Virtualization's main selling point - the ability to use more computing capacity and save on servers - resonates for obvious reasons.
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VMware Australia and New Zealand's Duncan Bennet has said that the company's vCloud hybrid cloud is on its way.
Visual computing technology provider Nvidia will be bringing its GRID virtual GPU to selected Chromebooks and VMware vSphere to ensure that customers have access to high-performance graphics on their virtualised desktops.
The datacenter startup has now raised a total of $312 million, with a valuation that likely positions it for immanent IPO.
IT people who were previously used to managing desktops are being forced to change their skill sets to remain relevant for the increasingly mobile world to handle new applications — a trend that is working out in their favour.
As virtualisation technology spreads through the datacentre, the race is on to develop ways of sharing out data to virtual servers and desktops in large numbers.
On day two of VMworld 2014, VMware strengthens ties to Google and Microsoft Windows while beefing up its Desktop-as-a-Service offerings worldwide.
VMware's VMworld announcements are a case study in the "embrace and extend" approach used so well by Microsoft. The big difference is VMware doesn't want to and couldn't add the "extinguish" to the cloud (hybrid or otherwise).
Along with a host of new hybrid cloud service capabilities, VMware has announced the launch of vCloud Air Mobile.
VMware has announced the launch of a family of hyper-converged infrastructure products to help customers face the world of the 'brave new IT'.
VMware announced at VMworld that it would be working with Docker, Google and Pivotal to bring Docker containers to VMware.
From VMware’s perspective for the last few years now, the software-defined datacenter is still the future of a 'brave' new world for IT.
The chip giant steps up its security push for hybrid data centers, a common theme at VMworld.
Intigua believes that the movement towards software defined data centers, networks, storage and the increasing reliance on virtualization technology means that companies need new tools to manage their management products.
National Science Foundation awards $20 million to develop two cloud testbeds -- with managing the Internet of Things a top priority.