Virtualization & Cloud Computing News

Coalfire’s Top Five IT Security Predictions for 2013

Coalfire’s Top Five IT Security Predictions for 2013

As the new year kicks off, Coalfire, an independent IT GRC auditor, compiled their predictions for cybersecurity in 2013. “Last year was a very active year in the cybersecurity world,” said Rick Dakin, CEO and co-founder of Coalfire. “The Secretary of Defense announced that the threat level has escalated to the point where protection of […]

Ubuntu Comes to the Phone, with a Beautifully Distilled Interface and a Unique Full PC Capability When Docked

Ubuntu Comes to the Phone, with a Beautifully Distilled Interface and a Unique Full PC Capability When Docked

2013 International CES Canonical today announced a distinctive smartphone interface for its popular operating system, Ubuntu, using all four edges of the screen for a more immersive experience. Ubuntu uniquely gives handset OEMs and mobile operators the ability to converge phone, PC and thin client into a single enterprise superphone. “We expect Ubuntu to be […]

GOPaaS Service Now Available to SaaS-Enable and Modernize Mission-Critical Enterprise Software Apps

GOPaaS Service Now Available to SaaS-Enable and Modernize Mission-Critical Enterprise Software Apps

Heirloom Computing Inc. today announced GOPaaS, a service to quickly and easily SaaS-enable and modernize mission-critical enterprise software, allowing businesses running legacy software to reap the benefits of cloud computing immediately. Using the GOPaaS service, businesses can host any existing legacy application in the Cloud. By moving to the Cloud now – instead of waiting […]

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 […]