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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Lotus F1 Team has equipped itself with a private cloud to enable it to be more agile during its process of trying to identify new ways of creating a faster car.
Rather than tying itself to a single vendor of public cloud, Citrix has decided to have as many as it can for its upcoming Workspace Services product.
Citrix launched a bevy of new products at its Synergy conference in Los Angeles, but the connective tissue between all of them is that the VMware rivalry is heating up.
The compatibility gives developers the ability to move applications between private and public clouds with no code configuration or changes.
HotLink believes that its DR Express will address business continuity concerns for VMware vSphere customers who wish to be able to move workloads to Amazon's AWS and back again.
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.
SAP and VMware are hoping to encourage more businesses to virtualize their database platforms.
After disappointing first quarter, Unisys is counting on new products to lift its fortunes, not least its Forward fabric architecture designed to boost application performance in virtualised environments.
The 2014 version of the Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack (MDOP) suite of Windows virtualization, management and security tools is available for volume licensees.
DataCore has released SANsymphony 10 to further expand what its virtual SAN software can do. Call it what you want: storage virtualization, software-defined storage -- or simply fast, reliable and easy.
Citrix's first quarter shined, but the company said the second quarter will be lighter than current expectations.
High-end enterprise data storage is in crunch mode thanks to the cloud on one side and innovative flash-enabled architectures on the other. Hitachi Data Systems thinks it has the answer.
VMware had a busy first quarter after it completed the acquisition of AirWatch, which gave the company a mobile strategy. The company also launched virtual storage software.
Container technology, a lightweight kind of virtualization, is becoming a core component in major Linux distributions. But what role will it really plan in datacenters and the cloud?
Virtualization vendor says it will invest up to US$500 million over the next three years to support its expanding operations in the Indian market, which is second in size and scale to its global headquarters.