Surface 2, Pro 2 goodies for business and IT

Microsoft Corp. today unveiled its Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 tablets. The new line of tablets from Redmond come with more consumer-focused enhancement but the devices also have a list new features

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: September 24th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Dell to buy thin-client company Wyse Technology

LONDON, U.K. -- Dell has signed an agreement to acquire thin-client hardware and software company Wyse Technology, to expand its desktop virtualization offerings, Dell said Monday.Instead of running the desktop OS and applications on

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 2nd, 2012 Mikael Ricknas

tuCloud spars with Microsoft, OnLive over licensing

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- Less than a week after Microsoft put its foot down on OnLive's virtual desktop solution for allegedly violating its licensing standards, tuCloud capitalized by releasing its own product, taking a few

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 19th, 2012 colin neagle

Ontario hospital to test Dell

With hospitals increasingly digitizing their medical information, clinical staff have run into a problem: Easily accessing data from the many computers they use in a large facility. One solution about to be tested in

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 27th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Mitel, VMware offer desktop contact centre solution

Contact centres that want to take advantage of virtual desktop technology have another option from a Canadian company.Mitel Networks said Monday it has integrated its Contact Centre Solution with VMware’s View thin client

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 13th, 2012 Howard Solomon

VDI shoot-out: Citrix XenDesktop vs. VMware View

SAN FRANCISCO  -- More than 20 years ago, the desktop revolution swept across the land, ushering in a new paradigm of computing, taking processing away from a centralized host, and moving it to

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: December 14th, 2011 Keith Schultz

VMworld: Businesses need mobile compute strategies

LONDON  -- Consumerization cannot be avoided and businesses must include mobile devices in their IT strategies, according to VMware Inc..Raj Mallempati, director of product marketing desktop and application virtualization at VMware, believes that

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: October 20th, 2011 anh nguyen

Cisco touts video solution for virtual desktops

Enterprises are increasingly interested in virtual desktop technology for its ability to securely distribute and control applications used by staff. But not all applications work well, including two important ones: Voice and video.To

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: October 12th, 2011 Howard Solomon

VMware prepares for the post-PC world

LAS VEGAS – With more than 50 per cent of total workloads now virtualized and a new virtual machine born every six seconds, VMware Inc. (NYSE: VMW) CEO Paul Maritz told attendees at

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: August 31st, 2011 Jeff Jedras