How to virtualize your software portfolio

Can you imagine a world where "in production" is just the breath you take between changes (unlike today, where change is an event that disturbs production)? That's where we're headed, and faster than

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 6th, 2014 Bruce Stewart

VMware ups performance of virtual SAN

Cloud and virtualization company VMware Inc. has issued a beta refresh of its virtual storage area network which enhances the performance and adds new features to VSAN. The release is available for free

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: November 26th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Ex-employees revealing trade secrets to rival: EMC

Former employees of EMC Corp. are disclosing corporate trade secrets to its rival, the storage software giant said in a complaint it filed in court against Pure Storage Inc. “Dozens of former EMC

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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

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Make your IT department easy to do business with

It’s been over twenty years since I first heard a speaker at an IT conference talk about how those of us in IT had the vendor community — the systems integrators, the packaged

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: September 25th, 2013 Bruce Stewart

Oracle releases VMs for 12c databases

Oracle Corp. has released a set of virtual machine templates to support database 12c and another set for database 11g 11.2.0.3.7.In the past, database templates were focused on Real Application Cluster (RAC) deployments.

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8 key SDN considerations

Software and hardware vendors have been ramping up their software define networking offerings lately as SDN continues to create quite a buzz among enterprise organizations.While SDN (an approach to building networks in which

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PLUMgrid rolls out virtual network infrastructure

Software defined networking company PLUMgrid Inc. today launched a software product that automates data centre operations. The PLUMgrid Platform is based on PLUMgrid’s IO Visor technology, a virtualized IO that enables the creation

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Riverbed promises ADC for cloud providers

Compute, servers and storage are the traditional offerings from infrastructure or platform as a service providers.However, Web-based applications usually also need load balancing and related help.Usually application delivery controllers (ADCs) have to be

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: May 7th, 2013 Howard Solomon