Virtualization & Cloud Computing News

ScaleIO Secures $12M to Address Demand for Its Elastic Converged Storage Solution

ScaleIO Secures $12M to Address Demand for Its Elastic Converged Storage Solution

ScaleIO, the leader in software-defined storage, today announced that it has raised $12 million from Greylock IL Partners, Norwest Venture Partners (NVP), and private investors. The company will use the funding to expand its field operations in response to growing demand by enterprises and service providers for the ScaleIO ECS software product. ScaleIO ECS eliminates […]

Silver Peak Delivers VXOA 6.0 – improving accelerating data over distance options

Silver Peak Delivers VXOA 6.0 – improving accelerating data over distance options

Silver Peak Systems, the leader in accelerating data over distance, today announced the availability of its Virtual Acceleration Open Architecture (VXOA) release 6.0. The new software release delivers record performance improvements to all Silver Peak physical and virtual products, and includes new features that enable virtualization, storage and networking professionals to accelerate their business-critical workloads […]

Arista Broadens Cloud Networking Solutions for the Data Center

Arista Broadens Cloud Networking Solutions for the Data Center

Gartner Data Center Conference 2012 Arista Networks today announced an addition to its 7050 Series, providing customers with another option for migrating data centers to 10GbE driven by growth in big data and virtualization. The Arista 7050T-36 is the newest addition to the industry’s lowest power and most flexible series of purpose built 10GBASE-T switches, […]

SafeNet Announces Next-Generation Software Monetization Platform

SafeNet Announces Next-Generation Software Monetization Platform

SafeNet, a global leader in data protection and software monetization, today announced the general release of Sentinel License Development Kit (LDK), SafeNet’s next-generation software protection, licensing, and management platform. For the first time, SafeNet customers will be able to pair the company’s award-winning software copy and intellectual property (IP) protection features with the web-based, license […]

AppFog Launches Private Cloud Beta Program

AppFog Launches Private Cloud Beta Program

As the number of applications deployed on its platform crossed the 100,000 mark, AppFog, the leading cloud-based platform-as-a-service (PaaS) provider, today announced a Private Cloud Beta Program. PaaS technology today is as important as virtualization was a decade ago. Developer adoption of PaaS as the de facto standard for how to build mobile, social and […]

New Flash Module From Hitachi Delivers Superior Performance, Capacity and Reliability for Enterprise Workloads

New Flash Module From Hitachi Delivers Superior Performance, Capacity and Reliability for Enterprise Workloads

Hitachi Data Systems Corporation (HDS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., (TSE: 6501), today unveiled Hitachi Accelerated Flash storage. This new flash module is built specifically for the most demanding enterprise-class workloads. Hitachi Accelerated Flash storage features a custom-designed, rack-optimized form factor and innovative flash memory controller technology from Hitachi, Ltd. These features let […]

VKernel Supports Growing Microsoft Hyper-V User Base With New Free Tool

VKernel Supports Growing Microsoft Hyper-V User Base With New Free Tool

VKernel, now part of Dell Software, and the award-winning provider of enterprise-class capacity management and performance monitoring products for virtualized data centers and cloud environments, announced today the availability of VKernel’s highly regarded free tool, vOPS Server Explorer, as a Hyper-V virtual appliance. vOPS Server Explorer assesses virtual machine performance, efficiency and capacity in a […]

NCR Introduces Cloud-based Managed IT Domain Service

NCR Introduces Cloud-based Managed IT Domain Service

NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) today launched Managed IT Domain Services, an innovative managed service for telecommunications carriers and technology manufacturers (OEMs), which enables support for remote monitoring and management of enterprise customers’ IT domains, through cloud-based IT infrastructures. The total service supports applications, cloud, network/WAN, security, server, storage and virtualization. More than 3,000 products from […]