Virtualization & Cloud Computing News

Zscaler Secures $38 Million Investment Round, Accelerates Cloud Security Expansion

Zscaler Secures $38 Million Investment Round, Accelerates Cloud Security Expansion

Zscaler, the Cloud Security Company, today announced that it has secured $38 million in funding from strategic investors, including Lightspeed Ventures. The company, which has until now been exclusively funded by internal investment, is planning to use the new funding to further accelerate its go-to-market strategy with expanded sales and marketing, and further develop its […]

Virtu MVP Mobile GPU virtualization software Launched

Virtu MVP Mobile GPU virtualization software Launched

LucidLogix and ORIGIN PC today jointly launched Virtu MVP Mobile GPU virtualization software, available now with the award-winning ORIGIN EON laptops. With Virtu MVP Mobile, gamers can enjoy increased system performance, better responsiveness, tear-free gaming and reduced power utilization; unlike that of any other laptop on the market today. “Virtu MVP Mobile gives our customers […]

Parallels Desktop 8 for Mac Released

Parallels Desktop 8 for Mac Released

Parallels® today launched Parallels Desktop® 8 for Mac, the newest version of the No. 1-selling* software for running Windows and Mac applications simultaneously on a Mac without rebooting. People love Macs but many still need to be able to use Windows applications for work, school or hobbies. Now they can enjoy the latest Mountain Lion […]

DMTF Releases Specification for Simplifying Cloud Infrastructure Management

DMTF Releases Specification for Simplifying Cloud Infrastructure Management

The Distributed Management Task Force (DMTF), the organization bringing the IT industry together to collaborate on systems management standards development, validation, promotion and adoption, today announced the release of the new Cloud Infrastructure Management Interface (CIMI) specification. The new specification standardizes interactions between cloud environments to achieve interoperable cloud infrastructure management between service providers and […]

Citrix GoToAssist Enhances Mobile and BYOD Support

Citrix GoToAssist Enhances Mobile and BYOD Support

Citrix announced today that its market-leading remote support product, Citrix GoToAssist, now offers an expanded feature set to address the growing IT demand to support mobile devices. As recent research has indicated, mobile workstyles and Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) company initiatives are becoming accepted business practices, putting increased pressure on IT staff to deliver […]

ADTRAN Enables Cloud-Based Wireless LANs for Managed Service Providers

ADTRAN Enables Cloud-Based Wireless LANs for Managed Service Providers

ADTRAN®, Inc., (NASDAQ:ADTN), a leading provider of cloud connectivity, virtual mobility and enterprise communications solutions, today announced a new capability of the Bluesocket® virtual Wireless LAN (vWLAN®) solution. Leveraging the flexible control capabilities of vWLAN, ADTRAN is now able to provide service providers and value-added resellers (VARs) with multiple customer-premise equipment (CPE) deployment options including […]

Red Hat Acquires BPM Technology from Polymita

Red Hat Acquires BPM Technology from Polymita

Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world’s leading provider of open source solutions, today announced it has acquired business process management (BPM) technology developed by Polymita Technologies S.L. The deal accelerates Red Hat’s entry into the BPM software segment and augments its JBoss Enterprise Middleware integration software offerings. “The ability to change rapidly is an […]

CSC BizCloud VPE Launched, Enables a Simple Path to a Private Cloud

CSC BizCloud VPE Launched, Enables a Simple Path to a Private Cloud

CSC (NYSE: CSC) today announced CSC BizCloud™ VPE (Virtual Private Edition), a right-sized private cloud enabling enterprises an easy path to securely hosting applications in the cloud. BizCloud VPE is a hosted private cloud that provides dedicated compute, private network access and logically segregated storage deployed from 13 CSC Cloud Datacenters on four continents. Like […]