Virtualization & Cloud Computing News

EarthLink to Expand Cloud Services Using Virtustream’s Enterprise Class Cloud Software

EarthLink to Expand Cloud Services Using Virtustream’s Enterprise Class Cloud Software

Virtustream, Inc., the leading provider of enterprise class cloud software and Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) to telecom operators and enterprises, today announced that EarthLink, a leading IT services and communications provider, will expand its IT services offerings by deploying Virtustream’s xStream enterprise cloud software solution. After evaluating numerous cloud provisioning and management software products, EarthLink determined that […]

Gartner Survey of CIOs Shows Virtualization, Cloud Computing among Top Priorities in 2013

Gartner Survey of CIOs Shows Virtualization, Cloud Computing among Top Priorities in 2013

Enterprises realize on average only 43 percent of technology’s business potential, according to a global survey of CIOs by Gartner, Inc.’s Executive Programs. That number has to grow for IT to remain relevant in an increasingly digital world. The worldwide survey was conducted in the fourth quarter in 2012 and included 2,053 CIOs, representing more […]

Fedora 18 Features Updated User Interfaces and Desktop Environments

Fedora 18 Features Updated User Interfaces and Desktop Environments

The Fedora Project, a Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT) sponsored and community-supported open source collaboration, today announced the availability of Fedora 18, the latest version of its free, open source operating system distribution. The Fedora Project community is dedicated to the development and advancement of open source technologies, which culminate in a new release of […]

New Dimensional Research Report Depicts 2013 as the Year of VDI in the Mid-Market

New Dimensional Research Report Depicts 2013 as the Year of VDI in the Mid-Market

Pivot3, a leading provider of VDI converged storage and compute appliances, today announced the results of a research study conducted by Dimensional Research that found more than 80 percent of companies surveyed are currently using or considering Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) as part of their IT strategy. A large proportion of mid-market sized businesses are […]

Panasonic Announces Support for EMC Cloud-Based Scanning Application

Panasonic Announces Support for EMC Cloud-Based Scanning Application

Panasonic, a provider of industry leading document imaging and scanner solutions, announced today compatibility with the EMC Captiva Cloud Toolkit for all current document scanners. By integrating this technology into Panasonic’s document scanners, customers can streamline image acquisition into web applications and business processes without the need to download additional software or Active X components. […]

Arrow Electronics Delivers Juniper Networks QFabric Architecture for IBM Flex Systems

Arrow Electronics Delivers Juniper Networks QFabric Architecture for IBM Flex Systems

Addressing the growing needs for customers faced with server sprawl and virtualization management issues, Arrow Electronics Inc. (NYSE: ARW) today announced that it would offer converged infrastructure bundles designed to help simplify integration for cloud data centers. Built upon the IBM (NYSE: IBM) Flex System and the Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR) QFabric™ technology, Arrow’s new […]

ServInt Introduces New Flex TwoCore and Flex ThreeCore Semi-Dedicated, Fully Managed Servers

ServInt Introduces New Flex TwoCore and Flex ThreeCore Semi-Dedicated, Fully Managed Servers

ServInt, a pioneering provider of managed cloud hosting for enterprises worldwide, today introduced its new line of fully managed servers under the Flex TwoCore and Flex ThreeCore brands. The new semi-dedicated servers host just two customers on each unit and offer dedicated hardware resources previously only available at much higher price points. The Flex TwoCore […]

Ethernet Alliance Hosts Chinese-Language Webinar Addressing Multi-Tenancy and Virtualization Architecture Challenges

Ethernet Alliance Hosts Chinese-Language Webinar Addressing Multi-Tenancy and Virtualization Architecture Challenges

The Ethernet Alliance, a global consortium dedicated to the continued success and advancement of Ethernet technologies, today announced registration is now open for its first Chinese-language webinar hosted in China at http://www.cnw.com.cn/bjjt/. Slated for Wednesday, January 16 at 14:00 (GMT+8), the “Ethernet 311: Plumbing for Clouds: Overlay Protocols for Multi-Tenancy” webinar will be presented in […]