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

VMware buys VDI solution for service providers

Almost every cloud service has an acquisition bull’s eye on it as big vendors try to bulk up against each other. The latest to make a move is VMware Inc., which said Tuesday

Published on: October 15th, 2013 Howard Solomon