Virtualization & Cloud Computing News

Mellanox 40 Gigabit Ethernet Drivers Now Integrated in VMware vSphere 5.5

Mellanox 40 Gigabit Ethernet Drivers Now Integrated in VMware vSphere 5.5

Mellanox® Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX) (TASE: MLNX), a leading supplier of high-performance, end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, today announced that its ConnextX®-3 40GbE driver has been successfully integrated into VMware vSphere® 5.5 to enable a new price/performance record for virtualized data centers. Benchmark results achieved a sustainable rate of more […]

Citrix Unveils NetScaler Control Center for VMware

Citrix Unveils NetScaler Control Center for VMware

Today at VMworld®, Citrix announced Citrix® NetScaler® Control Center for VMware. Citrix is automating deployment and configuration of NetScaler functionality within networks that will use the new VMware NSX™ network virtualization platform and other VMware virtualization technologies. Leveraging the same Citrix Triscale™ technology that powers the world’s largest clouds, NetScaler Control Center enables cloud administrators […]

VMware Delivers vCloud Hybrid Service

VMware Delivers vCloud Hybrid Service

Today at VMworld® 2013, VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW), the global leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure, announced the general availability of the new VMware vCloud® Hybrid Service™, new data center locations, and new capabilities to make it simple to bring existing and new cloud-native applications to the public cloud. “Since its debut on May 21, […]

HP and VMware Enable Customers to Unify Data Center Networks

HP and VMware Enable Customers to Unify Data Center Networks

HP and VMware, Inc. today announced plans to collaborate to deliver the industry’s first federated network solution, designed to provide customers unified automation of, and visibility into, their physical and virtual data center networks, enabling business agility and improving business continuity.(1) As companies embrace cloud and mobility, manual network configuration has proven time and resource […]

EMC and VMware Join Forces Around Software-Defined Storage and VMware Virtual SAN

EMC and VMware Join Forces Around Software-Defined Storage and VMware Virtual SAN

As customers continue their march toward ever-simplified IT infrastructure, lower costs and increased business agility, EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC) and VMware (NYSE:VMW) today at VMworld ®2013 announced a major investment and commitment focused on rapid advancement of software-defined storage architectures and emerging models for the way applications consume storage in virtualized environments. Initial offerings emerging from […]

What’s new in VMware vSphere 5.5 Release

What’s new in VMware vSphere 5.5 Release

VMware vSphere® 5.5 introduces many new features and enhancements to further extend the core capabilities of the vSphere platform. This paper will discuss features and capabilities of the vSphere platform, including vSphere ESXi Hypervisor™, VMware vSphere High Availability (vSphere HA), virtual machines, VMware vCenter Server™, storage networking and vSphere Big Data Extensions. This paper is […]

VMware Unveils Next-Generation Products and Services to Further Enable the Software-Defined Data Center

VMware Unveils Next-Generation Products and Services to Further Enable the Software-Defined Data Center

Addressing the needs of organizations to simplify IT, VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW), the global leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure, today at VMworld® 2013 announced a wave of new products and services designed to help IT accelerate their adoption of a software-defined data center architecture and take advantage of the value of advanced virtualization in […]

Maginatics Announces MagFS Version 2.3 “File System for the Cloud”

Maginatics Announces MagFS Version 2.3 “File System for the Cloud”

VMworld 2013 US Maginatics Inc., the only provider of an elastic file system for the cloud, today announced the release of MagFS 2.3, the latest version of its flagship product, MagFS (Maginatics File System). MagFS 2.3 features new and enhanced capabilities that better enable enterprises to transition from traditional, monolithic storage systems to cost-effective, scalable […]