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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Cisco has long invested in virtual desktops and now, with the help of Citrix and VMware, it's trying a new cloud-based approach.
Revello Systems is offering some innovative technology in the area of virtual machine software. They're claiming to be offering virtualization 2.0. Since they're focusing only on virtual machine software, a part of processing virtualization, one of seven layers of virtualization technology, they're not even close.
The Citrix CTO has said the virtualisation player is successfully transitioning its business to the cloud.
Sometimes, when you know exactly the application you're solving for, the right machine might not be what seems obvious at first. In this case, both against PCs and against the new Mac Pro, the iMac turned out to be the best option.
KVM, the long a popular x86 Linux virtualization technology, will appear in IBM's Power architecture in 2014.
German telco EWE TEL has solved performance complexity across an extended enterprise billing process by using service virtualization, which improved applications performance and gained predictive insights into composite application services behavior.
Amazon brings its Windows 7 virtual desktop to Apple's iPad.
When running under VMware Workstation, Fusion, ESX or ESXi hypervisors, old versions of Windows are vulnerable to privilege escalation.
Best known for its Linux distribution, Red Hat's introduction of OpenShift Enterprise 2 shows that the open-source giant has its eyes on the cloud.
Microsoft is making its latest version of MDOP, its collection of virtualization, management and security tools for Windows 8.1, available for download.
This new version of the 2X ApplicationServer XG will blow you, and the competition, away. Price, ease of use, rapid deployment, and small size make XG the perfect application and desktop delivery system.
Microsoft has updated with new features and fixes its Remote Desktop apps for iOS, Android and Mac OS X just about a month after releasing them.
Accenture says higher-performing IT teams are more open to new projects, cloud and virtualization.
Red Hat's newest update for its flagship enterprise Linux, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.5, is ready to go.
Major consolidation and virtualisation program will see Australian National University's tier one and two apps running on up to 900 virtual machines.