Virtualization & Cloud Computing News

Nimbus Data All-Flash Arrays Saves Cloudmark $500,000 Annually in Data Center Operating Costs

Nimbus Data All-Flash Arrays Saves Cloudmark $500,000 Annually in Data Center Operating Costs

Nimbus Data Systems, Inc., the leading innovator in next-generation flash memory infrastructure, today announced that Cloudmark, the global leader in messaging threat protection for communication service providers, has deployed Nimbus Data’s Gemini all-flash array to power its virtualization infrastructure for its most business-critical applications. With Nimbus Data’s Gemini all-flash array and Brocade VDX 6700 switches, […]

NaviSite’s NaviCloud Vault Selected by Bryant University for Remote Storage

NaviSite’s NaviCloud Vault Selected by Bryant University for Remote Storage

NaviSite, Inc., a Time Warner Cable Company and premier provider of enterprise-class hosting, managed applications, managed messaging and managed cloud services, today announced that Bryant University, a 150 year-old private university offering an innovative and uniquely integrated business and liberal arts education, selected NaviSite’s NaviCloud Vault cloud storage platform for offsite storage. “Information is the […]

Arista Networks Expands Cloud Platform with New 100 Gigabit Options

Arista Networks Expands Cloud Platform with New 100 Gigabit Options

Arista Networks today announced two new 100GbE modules that, with Arista EOS, provide scalability, multi-tenancy, and network virtualization through open and programmable overlays, helping customers achieve seamless workload and VM mobility. Automated provisioning, combined with the new products, gives customers greater flexibility, scale and density for the most demanding cloud networks. Additionally, the 7300X Series […]

How to setup Multi Site SQL 2012 AlwaysOn Cluster with Two FCIs Across Datacenters?

How to setup Multi Site SQL 2012 AlwaysOn Cluster with Two FCIs Across Datacenters?

In this how-to tutorial, we will look at implementing multi-node, multi-site SQL 2012 AlwaysOn Windows Server Failover Cluster (WSFC) with two Failover Cluster Instance (FCI) across two geographically dispersed datacenters for High Availability (HA) and Disaster Recovery (DR). I am currently working on a project where we’re going to upgrade from previous version of SQL […]

VMware Announces General Availability of VMware Virtual SAN

VMware Announces General Availability of VMware Virtual SAN

VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW), the global leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure, today announced the general availability of VMware® Virtual SAN™, VMware’s first Software-Defined Storage product. Built directly into the VMware vSphere kernel, VMware Virtual SAN provides a new tier of hypervisor-converged storage. The software abstracts and pools internal magnetic disks and flash devices from […]

General Availability of VMware ESXi 5.1 Patch

General Availability of VMware ESXi 5.1 Patch

A new VMware ESX 5.1 Patch is available as of February 27, 2014. Issues resolved in this patch: ESXi host might lose network connectivity when the network heap memory, netGPheap, is exhausted, resulting from a known memory leak. In the vmkernel.log file you see entries similar to: “Heap: 2525: Heap netGPHeap already at its maximum […]

Big Mechanism Seeks the “Whys” Hidden in Big Data

Big Mechanism Seeks the “Whys” Hidden in Big Data

As commercial technologies become more advanced and widely available, adversaries are rapidly developing capabilities that put our forces at risk. To counter these threats, the U.S. military is developing systems-of-systems concepts in which networks of manned and unmanned platforms, weapons, sensors, and electronic warfare systems interact over robust satellite and tactical communications links. These approaches […]

MobileSpaces is First to Provide Native Google Apps User Experience For BYOD

MobileSpaces is First to Provide Native Google Apps User Experience For BYOD

Leading enterprise mobile security company MobileSpaces announced another market first today, with support for the full suite of Google productivity apps for BYOD use on Android and iOS devices. As part of the MobileSpaces 2.1 release, the MobileSpaces workspace can now contain any native Google Apps mobile application, including Gmail, Calendar, People, Chrome, Hangouts, Drive, […]