Virtualization & Cloud Computing News

F5 and VMware Bring Software-Defined Application Services to Software-Defined Datacenters

F5 and VMware Bring Software-Defined Application Services to Software-Defined Datacenters

VMworld US 2014 F5 Networks (NASDAQ:FFIV) and VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) today announced interoperability between F5’s BIG-IQ® management platform and the VMware NSX™ network virtualization platform for rapid orchestration of layer 2–7 network and application services in the software-defined data center (SDDC). Today’s announcement focuses on enabling customers to combine the VMware NSX platform’s network service […]

Cirba Announces Automation of Routing and Operational Control for Hybrid Cloud, Support AWS, SoftLayer

Cirba Announces Automation of Routing and Operational Control for Hybrid Cloud, Support AWS, SoftLayer

VMworld US 2014 Cirba Inc., the leading provider of software-defined infrastructure control solutions, today announced support for Amazon Web Services (AWS) and IBM’s Softlayer. These new capabilities will enable organizations to determine the best execution venue for applications whether on internal or external infrastructure, while also providing management control and visibility across all enterprise workloads. […]

Dell and VMware Collaborate to Deliver VMware NSX Solutions for the Software-Defined Data Center

Dell and VMware Collaborate to Deliver VMware NSX Solutions for the Software-Defined Data Center

Dell and VMware, Inc. today announced the companies are extending a longstanding relationship to deliver solutions that will accelerate adoption of network virtualization and open networking in the software-defined data center. The expanded relationship includes a range of new networking solutions for midmarket, large enterprise and service provider customers, backed by a joint go-to-market initiative, […]

Pivot3 Unveils Hyper-Converged Blade Appliance

Pivot3 Unveils Hyper-Converged Blade Appliance

VMworld US 2014 Pivot3, a leading supplier of hyper-converged solutions, is pleased to announce its Hyper-Converged Blade Appliance, an innovative solution that vastly simplifies modular VDI deployments for customers who want to achieve enterprise scalability with a very large number of users without the increased complexity and cost of external storage architectures. The Pivot3 blade […]

UniPrint Unveils PCoIP Support for VMware Horizon at VMworld

UniPrint Unveils PCoIP Support for VMware Horizon at VMworld

VMworld US 2014 UniPrint, the world leader in printing virtualization, today announced that its latest release of UniPrint Infinity software provides strategic virtual and secure print support for virtualized and remote desktops from VMware Horizon. Arron Fu, VP of Software Development, UniPrint comments, “Printing from within a VDI environment such as VMware Horizon presents IT […]

ManageEngine Debuts Performance Monitoring for VMware Horizon View at VMworld US 2014

ManageEngine Debuts Performance Monitoring for VMware Horizon View at VMworld US 2014

VMworld US 2014 ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today announced the availability of VMware Horizon View monitoring in Applications Manager, its application performance monitoring solution. The move enables enterprises to gain immediate visibility into and understanding of virtual desktop infrastructures (VDIs) running on Horizon View. Likewise, the announcement ensures that users of applications delivered […]

Coalfire to Showcase New Reference Architecture Guides at VMworld 2014

Coalfire to Showcase New Reference Architecture Guides at VMworld 2014

VMworld US 2014 Coalfire, an independent information technology governance, risk and compliance (IT GRC) firm today released the latest guidance for the VMware Compliance Solutions Framework, a series of whitepapers providing guidance to clients wishing to develop, build and deploy a compliant IT environment. This includes guidance for VMware and associated technologies for PCI-DSS 3.0, […]

Worldwide Software-Defined Networking Market Expected to Reach $8 Billion by 2018

Worldwide Software-Defined Networking Market Expected to Reach $8 Billion by 2018

Software-defined networking (SDN) continues to gain ground within the broader enterprise and cloud service provider markets for datacenter networking. According to a new forecast from International Data Corporation (IDC), the worldwide SDN market for the enterprise and cloud service provider segments will grow from $960 million in 2014 to over $8 billion by 2018, representing […]