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

ManageEngine offers view for VDI

The ability to create virtual desktops ought to be an IT administrator’s dream. Unfortunately it involves some compromises, needs bandwidth and can have trouble handling big remote deployments. To help give visibility into

Published on: August 20th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Infrastructure optimization on the cheap

Considering more hardware to beef up an IT infrastructure that's hitting the wall? In the age of virtualization, cloud computing and software-based systems it should go without saying that buying more boxes is

Published on: June 5th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Citrix reassures channel partners with new announcements

Citrix Systems Inc. quickly brought its channel strategy into focus during its conference last week, reinforcing it’s going to keep working with the channel to reach its customers. During its Synergy conference in

Published on: May 13th, 2014 Candice So

Citrix unveils cloud platform for designing mobile workspaces

ANAHEIM, Calif. – Citrix Systems Inc. has announced a new cloud-based platform for its partners and customers, giving them the power to design and build their own mobile workspaces, as well as to

Published on: May 9th, 2014 Candice So

Announcement roundup from Citrix Synergy

ANAHEIM, CALIF. – Citrix Systems Inc. made a number of announcements this week during its Synergy conference here. Aiming its products and services at businesses looking to access their data across desktops and

Published on: May 8th, 2014 Candice So

Citrix sculpts new mobile suite

ANAHEIM, Calif. – Citrix Systems Inc. has launched a product suite that melds its technologies and services together, which it says allows customers to securely access their files on any device, over any network. It was

Published on: May 7th, 2014 Candice So

IBM touts new method for cutting network bottlenecks

Technology company IBM Corp. said it has patented a way to remove bottlenecks and performance issues afflicting many cloud application by dynamically shifting virtual machines to match bandwidth demand. Ed Suffern, an IBM systems

Published on: October 15th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

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

Published on: September 24th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano