Virtualization & Cloud Computing News

Vistara Wins VSPEX Most Valuable Player Award at EMC World 2014

Vistara Wins VSPEX Most Valuable Player Award at EMC World 2014

EMC World 2014 Vistara, innovator of a comprehensive SaaS solution for modern IT operations, today announced that it has been awarded the 2014 EMC Technology Connect VSPEX MVP Award. Vistara delivers a best-in-class unified management solution for VSPEX® technology that provides advanced features over the native tools available. Vistara is one of only three EMC […]

Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop Extend Lead in Mobile Workspaces

Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop Extend Lead in Mobile Workspaces

Citrix Synergy 2014 Today at Citrix Synergy™, Citrix is providing an early view of upcoming releases of Citrix XenApp® and Citrix XenDesktop®, the company’s industry-leading solutions for delivering Windows in the mobile-cloud era. New versions of XenApp and XenDesktop were released in March 2014, and Citrix is continuing a brisk pace of innovation in its […]

Proximal Data Announces Availability of AutoCache for Microsoft Hyper-V

Proximal Data Announces Availability of AutoCache for Microsoft Hyper-V

Proximal Data, the leading provider of hypervisor I/O intelligence software solutions, today announced the general availability of AutoCache for Microsoft® Hyper-V™ hypervisor. AutoCache is a hypervisor-based caching solution with I/O intelligence that removes I/O bottlenecks and increases virtual machine (VM) density by up to three times to attain maximum performance for business-critical applications. AutoCache also […]

Citrix Unveils NetScaler MobileStream Technology

Citrix Unveils NetScaler MobileStream Technology

Citrix Synergy 2014 Today at Citrix Synergy™, Citrix announced the availability of NetScaler® MobileStream™ technology, which significantly improves mobile network and application performance along with network visibility, while tightening security for both the enterprise and the end user. With the explosion of mobile devices in business and the relentless growth of consumerization, IT has started […]

Nexenta Introduces Software-Defined Storage Platform for Citrix Cloud Deployments

Nexenta Introduces Software-Defined Storage Platform for Citrix Cloud Deployments

Citrix Synergy 2014 Nexenta (@Nexenta), the global leader in Software-Defined Storage (#softwaredefinedstorage) (SDS), today introduced NexentaConnect for Citrix XenDesktop®. The announcement was made as part of Nexenta’s presence at Citrix Synergy™, the premier mobility conference for organizations seeking solutions that empower people with new ways to work – anywhere, anytime, on any device. The edition […]

White House report embraces ‘big data,’ privacy rules

White House report embraces ‘big data,’ privacy rules

A study ordered by US President Barack Obama and released Thursday concludes that analysis of “big data” can help society in many ways, from improving health care to spurring economic growth. But the report also said the vast expansion of computer analytics of large data banks creates new threats to privacy, and recommended updated rules […]

Nlyte Software Extends DCIM SaaS Offering to Include Virtualization

Nlyte Software Extends DCIM SaaS Offering to Include Virtualization

Data Center World Global Conference 2014 Nlyte Software, the world’s leading software company focused on the management and optimization of data centers, today announced that its’ On-Demand DCIM SaaS offering, now fully supports the industry’s most popular virtualization hypervisor platforms from VMware, Microsoft and Citrix. The combination of Nlyte On-Demand and newly released virtualization connectors […]

Pure Storage Raises $225M, Valued at Over $3B by Leading Public Market Investors

Pure Storage Raises $225M, Valued at Over $3B by Leading Public Market Investors

Pure Storage, the all-flash enterprise storage array company, has closed a $225 million Series F funding round, at a pre-money valuation of over $3 billion. The round included contributions from previous public market investors including T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc. and Tiger Global and new investor, Wellington Management Company. The round also included participation from […]