Virtualization & Cloud Computing News

Official Describes DoD Cloud and Joint Information Environment

Official Describes DoD Cloud and Joint Information Environment

The Defense Department is working to improve its ability to share information, not just between the services, but also with its industry partners and other government agencies, the Pentagon’s deputy chief information officer for information enterprise said Sept. 28. The planned Joint Information Environment is a central piece of the information-sharing solution, Dave DeVries said. […]

How to upgrade VMware VDS using vSphere Web Client 5.1

How to upgrade VMware VDS using vSphere Web Client 5.1

This how-to will go through steps on upgrading virtual Distributed Switch in VMware vSphere 5.1. I wanted to test and enable some of the new features in the new Vmware vSphere 5.1, particularly those related to VDS, such as LACP and Health check so decided to perform an upgrade on vDS in my home virtualization […]

Broadcom Unlocks New Advanced Functionality for Windows Server 2012

Broadcom Unlocks New Advanced Functionality for Windows Server 2012

Unlocks advanced virtualization, networking and storage features Increases server throughput performance up to 77 percent1 Reduces cost, complexity and deployment time through broad support for all current platforms Broadcom Corporation, a global innovation leader in semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless communications, today announced support for advanced functionality in Windows Server 2012, enabling a powerful […]

Data Center Virtualization and Virtual Appliance Drive Application Delivery Controllers Market

Data Center Virtualization and Virtual Appliance Drive Application Delivery Controllers Market

According to a recent report by Dell’Oro Group, the trusted source for information about the telecommunications and networking industries, the Application Delivery Controller market is forecast to exceed $2 billion in 2016. Sales from virtual appliances are forecast to rise from less than $50 million in 2011 to almost $500 Million in 2016. “Within the […]

RSA Unifies Identity and Access Management Across Cloud Infrastructures

RSA Unifies Identity and Access Management Across Cloud Infrastructures

RSA, The Security Division of EMC® Corporation (NYSE: EMC), today announced new solutions within its Identity and Access Management (“IAM”) suite designed to address evolving security challenges that require new ways to manage and protect the growing number of users and device identities, the exponential growth in identity information and the need to help ensure […]

Private Cloud Computing Market & Forecast to 2015: Worldwide Analysis

Private Cloud Computing Market & Forecast to 2015: Worldwide Analysis

The computing industry is witnessing a paradigm shift in the way computing is performed worldwide. There is a growing awareness among consumers and enterprises to access their information technology (IT) resources extensively through a “utility” model, a development broadly called “cloud computing.” Over the recent past, the interest in cloud computing has grown exponentially worldwide […]

CiiNOW Makes a Play in Cloud Gaming With Virtualized Platform

CiiNOW Makes a Play in Cloud Gaming With Virtualized Platform

CiiNOW, a leading technology provider of cloud gaming, announced today the general availability of its new cloud gaming platform – an aggressive step that will lead the industry forward in the transition from physical media to the next wave in digital distribution. As casual and core gamers increasingly rely on digital distribution to get their […]

How to create new VM in vSphere 5.1 Web Client

How to create new VM in vSphere 5.1 Web Client

In this how-to tutorial we will look at how deploy a new virtual machine (VM) using the new VMware vSphere 5.1 Web Client. The new vSphere 5.1 web client is web/browser based full featured, intuitive and provides all the features of the installable client. This is going to be one of the first how-to guides […]