Virtualization & Cloud Computing News

BAE Systems to Provide Software and Systems Engineering Support for US Army

BAE Systems to Provide Software and Systems Engineering Support for US Army

The U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command (CECOM) has selected BAE Systems to provide software and systems engineering services under an Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract. BAE Systems’ global team of experts will offer systems and software engineering support for CECOM’s Software Engineering Center (SEC). The SEC provides essential lifecycle maintenance and support to ensure interoperability […]

Dimension Data Chooses Desktone to Deliver Desktops as a Cloud Service

Dimension Data Chooses Desktone to Deliver Desktops as a Cloud Service

Dimension Data New Zealand, part of the global IT solutions and services provider, today announced it has partnered with Desktone, Inc., the pioneer of Desktops as a Service (DaaS), to offer cost-effective, full-featured virtual desktops as a cloud service. Dimension Data will leverage the Desktone virtual desktop Platform to help New Zealand companies and government […]

Infinitely Virtual Upgrades Virtual Servers, Dramatically Boosting Application Performance

Infinitely Virtual Upgrades Virtual Servers, Dramatically Boosting Application Performance

2013 International CES As part of its ongoing effort to enable small and midsize businesses to make a smooth, efficient transition to cloud computing, Infinitely Virtual, a leading provider of virtual server cloud computing services, has substantially upgraded its virtual servers, improving both application capacity and overall performance. Effective immediately, Infinitely Virtual has boosted capacity […]

Silver Peak Lowers Data Traffic and Network Costs to Help CSR Go the Distance

Silver Peak Lowers Data Traffic and Network Costs to Help CSR Go the Distance

Silver Peak Systems, the leader in accelerating data over distance, has been selected by CSR plc (LSE: CSR) (NASDAQ: CSRE), a global provider of innovative silicon and software platforms for consumer electronics applications, to help improve the performance of interactive applications between the company’s network of global offices. With its corporate headquarters in Cambridge, CSR […]

Citrix Closes Acquisition of Zenprise

Citrix Closes Acquisition of Zenprise

Citrix announced today that it has closed the acquisition of Zenprise, a leading innovator in mobile device management (MDM). As announced on December 5 2012, Citrix will integrate the Zenprise offering for mobile device management, with its Citrix CloudGateway™ and Me@Work™ solutions for managing mobile apps and data. As a result, IT will now have […]

Thin Client Monitor Bundles Lower Acquisition Cost of Virtual Desktops

Thin Client Monitor Bundles Lower Acquisition Cost of Virtual Desktops

Recent Devon IT promotions with its partners illustrate a trend toward lower up front acquisition costs for virtual desktops. CDW emphasized this in its bundle package for Acer 24 inch display monitor and Veriton N2110G thin clients that are embedded with Devon IT’s award winning DeTOS operating system and with WES7. The bundle packages are […]

Fujitsu Selects Wind River Portfolio for RAID Next-Generation Disk Storage System

Fujitsu Selects Wind River Portfolio for RAID Next-Generation Disk Storage System

Wind River®, a world leader in embedded and mobile software, announced that Fujitsu, a leading Japanese information and communication technology company, relies on VxWorks® real-time operating system, Wind River Linux and Wind River Hypervisor for the development of their next generation of ETERNUS RAID disk storage systems. As the amount of data and traffic continues […]

WatchDox Acquires InstallFree to Provide Secure Document Viewing, Editing on Any Platform

WatchDox Acquires InstallFree to Provide Secure Document Viewing, Editing on Any Platform

WatchDox, a provider of secure enterprise file sharing solutions, has acquired InstallFree, a developer of application portability, virtualization and access solutions. WatchDox augments its unique file-sharing platform, which builds security into the files themselves, with InstallFree’s capabilities for creating and editing files across platforms and devices. The InstallFree development team joins WatchDox to expand the […]