#FollowFriday: 3 analysts at VMworld

These days when a reporter goes to an IT conference not only do we keep an eye out for industry analysts on the show floor, we also have to watch what they’re tweeting.

Published on: August 28th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Telus to offer cloud-based mobile device management

There's no shortage of on-premise and cloud-based mobile device management on the market, which isn't surprising considering how many organizations want to equip staff so they can do work out of the office.

Published on: August 27th, 2014 Howard Solomon

VMware offers ‘just-in-time’ desktops with new Workspace Suite

SAN FRANCISCO — VMware Inc. released a new desktop/mobile management suite that will bring together cloud platforms it has recently acquired and its own cloud layer technology into a single console. At its

Published on: August 27th, 2014 Brian Jackson

HP, VMware team on software-defined networking solution

There's almost no end to the partnerships that have been announced this week in San Francisco at VMware's annual VMworld conference. A collaboration with Hewlett-Packard on a software-defined networking solution is one of

Published on: August 26th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Dell’s new client-computing products offer more horsepower

SAN FRANCISCO — The WMworld conference is all about removing the burden of IT operations from hardware and putting it on software. Dell Inc. took advantage of this week's show here to release several new

Published on: August 26th, 2014 Brian Jackson

VMware debuts EVO:RAIL converged infrastructure appliances

SAN FRANCISCO — Converged infrastructure systems from major vendors that combine server/networking/storage into one chassis are often huge appliances aimed at large enterprises -- think of HP's ConvergedSystems or VCE's vBlocks. VMware has decided to make converged

Published on: August 25th, 2014 Brian Jackson

VMware buys CloudVolumes for better desktop app delivery

VMware Inc. is expanding its ability to give enterprises the power to deliver virtualized software with the purchase of an application delivery provider. The company said Wednesday it has bought CloudVolumes, a California company

Published on: August 21st, 2014 Howard Solomon

HotLink merges suites for better vCenter hybrid management

Some IT vendors move actively to expand their product line. HotLink Corp. is shrinking to make offerings simpler for enterprises. The hybrid IT management company said this week it is merging its one

Published on: August 7th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Veeam boosts Management Pack for Microsoft System Center

Singing in most data centres usually isn't forbidden, but it isn't encouraged either. But one could get away with humming. If Veeam Software had its way, administrators would be doing it to the

Published on: July 27th, 2014 Howard Solomon