Virtualization & Cloud Computing News

Zend Partners with VMware to Run Enterprise Web Applications in the Cloud

Zend Partners with VMware to Run Enterprise Web Applications in the Cloud

Zend, the PHP company, today announced an integrated solution for VMware vFabric Application Director™ that makes it easy for enterprises to move their virtualized PHP applications to a fully-automated cloud environment. The integration of Zend Server, the #1 PHP application platform, with VMware vFabric Application Director equips enterprises to seamlessly deploy and manage enterprise-class PHP […]

SUSE Releases First OpenStack-Based Enterprise Private Cloud Solution

SUSE Releases First OpenStack-Based Enterprise Private Cloud Solution

SUSE today announced the general availability of SUSE® Cloud, its first commercially supported private cloud solution, at CloudOpen 2012. Powered by OpenStack™, SUSE Cloud is an automated cloud management platform that enables the rapid deployment and easy ongoing management of an infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) private cloud. Backed by SUSE’s 20 years of experience commercializing open source […]

NComputing Announces HDX Ready System-on-Chip Thin Clients

NComputing Announces HDX Ready System-on-Chip Thin Clients

NComputing, the world leader in end-to-end desktop virtualization solutions, today announced that its breakthrough N-series product line is now verified as HDX Ready for Citrix XenApp™, Citrix XenDesktop®, and Citrix VDI-in-a-Box™. A result of NComputing’s work with Citrix to support the HDX Ready System-on-Chip initiative, the N-series devices, purpose-built for HDX, are both first-to-market and […]

ScaleXtreme Advances Big Data Systems Management

ScaleXtreme Advances Big Data Systems Management

ScaleXtreme, the leading provider of cloud-based monitoring and systems management products, has made two major advances on its Big Data-enabled systems management product which will simplify and accelerate IT administration and operations. As first announced in June, ScaleXtreme is building brand-new “big data” insights systems management functionality that takes unique advantage of the cloud-based delivery […]

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 […]