Are software containers the key to reducing operating system sprawl in the cloud?

Software containers are not an entirely new concept, but they have been getting a lot attention of late as a way...

April 12th, 2016 Gary Hilson


HyLife is high on the hog thanks to faster query times

Some pigs are known for their ability to sniff out precious truffles in the forest, but for Manitoba’s HyLife, a...

March 21st, 2016 Gary Hilson

IT leadership and the CIO

You’re not alone in your IT transformation journey, EMC report shows

Very few IT shops that are customers of EMC Corp. or VMware have achieved their vision of running their departments...

March 16th, 2016 Brian Jackson


VMware readies itself for the secular shift in computing

The last few releases of Microsoft Windows Server included better and better versions of Hyper-V. For enterprises, it has never...

March 10th, 2016 Chris Lau

IBM VMware cloud partnership

IBM and VMware announce new partnership to push hybrid cloud

LAS VEGAS -- Users of VMware Inc.'s software-defined data centre stack will soon be able to push their workloads off-premises...

February 23rd, 2016 Brian Jackson


Monitoring tool helps IT staff mind the gaps between apps, virtual and physical infrastructure

A startup coming out of stealth mode sees untapped opportunity in an already crowded application performance monitoring (APM) and network...

February 16th, 2016 Gary Hilson


VMware focuses on end user productivity with Workspace ONE, Horizon updates

Having helped transform the data centre to one that is software-defined, VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger said the company is now...

February 9th, 2016 Gary Hilson

INSIDE software code 1

Stratoscale expands hyperconvergence market

Israeli firm Stratoscale has announced Symphony, a software product designed to manage a collection of x86 servers together as a...

December 14th, 2015 Danny Bradbury


Dell, EMC combination needs to offer product roadmap clarity for CIOs

When the news broke on Thanksgiving Monday that Dell was buying EMC, with the merger being touted as one of...

November 8th, 2015 Gary Hilson