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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Sanbolic believes companies want storage, not storage hardware. Is this the end of the storage business as we know it?
Toshiba is partnering with Citrix and VMware to offer a cloud-based virtual desktop service to enterprises in the forth quarter.
Some people believe that virtualization makes their data safer. They're wrong.
Microsoft execs' pleas for silence and secrecy didn't stop attendees of the company's annual meeting from sharing tidbits about new products and technologies in the pipeline.
Texas Tech's ERP and virtual servers were spread across a number of physical servers and storage infrastructure. They needed to consolidate this work onto a fewer number of servers and a cost-effective storage solution. They chose a Dell Compellent solution. They explain why.
Among organizations running virtualized storage environments, 40 percent have experienced data loss in the past year, even as 80 percent believe operating such environment reduces their risk.
The first fruits of the Microsoft-Oracle partnership are rolling out. But don't think the rivals aren't still going to compete.
Navicure gains IT capacity optimization and performance monitoring using VMware vCenter Operations Manager
Fast-growing healthcare claims company Navicure is gaining better control and optimization across its IT infrastructure by deploying a comprehensive monitoring and operational management approach and taming IT complexity.
Sanjay Mirchandani has been chosen to succeed Andrew Dutton to head up VMware's Asia-Pacific and Japan operations.
Juniper announced the commercial availability of its Juniper Contrail SDN and its open-source counterpart. Project Daylight, its open-source SDN rival, would love to integrate it.
Tecplot, Inc. explains what they did when storage became the bottleneck in their development process.
VMware's desktop virtualization software is aiming to roll with Windows 8.1 and Apple's OS X Mavericks. Workstation follows suit.
The 360 Integrated Design approach focuses on back-end integration changes that are integral to successful virtual desktop infrastructure rollouts.
Securing a server and a laptop should be two different things, but many organisations are still looking at solving the security problem by installing antivirus and other end-point packages.
VMware has patched a vulnerability in its hypervisors that could be exploited to help mount a denial of service attack.