VMware’s CEO has a hilarious Steve Jobs story that explains the BYOD nightmare

It was without a doubt a big moment for Pat Gelsinger: in the mid-2000s, while he still a senior executive with Intel, his firm won had won the business to put its chips

Published on: April 9th, 2014 Shane Schick

VMware rolls out Horizon 6

VMware has refreshed its virtual desktop infrastructure solution to include a single unified workspace and the ability to deliver published applications. The company said Wednesday that Horizon 6 is the most comprehensive centralized

Published on: April 9th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Juniper, VMware tighten partnership

Juniper Networks and VMware are expanding a partnership announced last summer to unify virtual and physical data center networks  joint customers. Announced Monday, both companies will commit engineering resources to jointly develop network virtualization

Published on: April 9th, 2014 Howard Solomon

The great divide

There’s always been a significant gap in expectations and reality between IT and lines of business. A recent survey by Softchoice and VMware 250 IT managers and 750 line of business manager across

Published on: April 1st, 2014 Howard Solomon

Plug-in lets HP OneView create VMware server clusters faster

One of the problems with virtualization is that at some point the products created – servers, storage or networking – have to meet the physical world. And while VMware’s vCentre management application is

Published on: February 10th, 2014 Howard Solomon

VMware gains mobility foothold with AirWatch purchase

Virtualization software giant VMware Inc. is getting into the mobile device management business with a tentative deal to acquire Atlanta-based MDM leader AirWtach LLC. for US$1.175 billion in cash, plus approximately $365 million

Published on: January 22nd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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

Published on: November 26th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Security, network teams should look over their shoulders

Hardly a day goes by when we don’t handle an IT security-related story – hacking, spear-fishing, network intrusions, the NSA/CIA/ CSEC…. It’s a long list. So you’d hardly expect that network security teams

Published on: October 21st, 2013 Howard Solomon

No miracle needed to create cloud-based data centre: VMware

Building a so-called software-defined data centre with almost everything at the core virtualized isn't a dream in the clouds, a VMware Canada official has told a customer meeting. Nor, he added, is it

Published on: October 17th, 2013 Howard Solomon