Virtualization & Cloud Computing News

InfiniBand Accelerates File Server Performance for Database and Cloud Deployments

InfiniBand Accelerates File Server Performance for Database and Cloud Deployments

Mellanox® Technologies, Ltd., a leading supplier of high-performance, end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, today announced that its RDMA technology for InfiniBand, supported in Windows Server 2012, demonstrates extreme application performance and efficiency for file system, database and enterprise data centers. Benchmark results performed by Mellanox, Microsoft Corp. and Fusion-io delivered […]

Mellanox and Eucalyptus Collaborate to Accelerate Cloud Computing Adoption

Mellanox and Eucalyptus Collaborate to Accelerate Cloud Computing Adoption

Interop Las Vegas 2012 — Mellanox® Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX) (TASE: MLNX), a leading supplier of high-performance, end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, and Eucalyptus Systems, creator of the most widely deployed on-premise cloud computing platform, today announced that they have established a strategic partnership program to further accelerate and foster […]

Dell Enhances Desktop Virtualization Enterprise Offerings with Unidesk

Dell Enhances Desktop Virtualization Enterprise Offerings with Unidesk

Dell is enhancing its Desktop Virtualization Solutions (DVS) portfolio with the introduction of DVS Enterprise with Unidesk, helping to make it easier and more affordable for IT organizations with complex environments or diverse user needs to implement virtual desktop infrastructures (VDI). DVS Enterprise, designed for organizations with demanding IT environments and diverse end-user requirements, will […]

Red Hat and IBM Achieve Top Security Certification for KVM Hypervisor

Red Hat and IBM Achieve Top Security Certification for KVM Hypervisor

Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT) and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 with the KVM hypervisor on IBM Systems has been awarded Common Criteria Certification at Evaluation Assurance Level 4+ (EAL4+). The Common Criteria is an internationally recognized set of standards used by the federal government and other organizations to […]

Overcoming the Storage Challenges of Virtual Desktops with Dell EqualLogic and Unidesk

Overcoming the Storage Challenges of Virtual Desktops with Dell EqualLogic and Unidesk

Dell Desktop Virtualization Solutions (DVS) Enterprise Infrastructure Overview DVS Enterprise Infrastructure is designed and optimized to deliver a highly robust, highly scalable and highly available enterprise solution designed for implementations in sophisticated IT environments. The DVS Enterprise infrastructure implements enterprise scale virtualized servers, multi-tier virtual SAN storage and robust enterprise network architecture for multiple demanding […]

Dell and Desktone Announce DVS Simplified Desktops as a Service (DaaS)

Dell and Desktone Announce DVS Simplified Desktops as a Service (DaaS)

Desktone, Inc., the pioneer of Desktops as a Service (DaaS), and Dell announced today the upcoming launch of a cloud-hosted virtual desktop solution that drastically simplifies desktop virtualization deployments. Dell Desktop Virtualization Solutions (DVS) Simplified DaaS will deliver full-featured virtual desktops – powered by Desktone’s secure multi-tenant DaaS platform and delivered from Dell’s state-of-the-art data […]

Kontiki Cloud-Based Enterprise Video Platform Verified as Citrix Ready

Kontiki Cloud-Based Enterprise Video Platform Verified as Citrix Ready

Kontiki, a leading provider of cloud-based, software-only enterprise video solutions, today announced that the Kontiki Enterprise Video Platform has been verified Citrix Ready® for Citrix XenDesktop® 5.5. Kontiki will also be participating as a Silver Sponsor at the upcoming Citrix Synergy™ conference, held on May 9-11, 2012 in San Francisco, California. The Kontiki Enterprise Video […]

SIPRNet Hardware Tokens Enable Desktop Authentication in PCoIP ZeroClients for VMware View

SIPRNet Hardware Tokens Enable Desktop Authentication in PCoIP ZeroClients for VMware View

Teradici, the developer of the innovative PC-over-IP® (PCoIP®) protocol that enables a true PC experience for desktop virtualization, today announced support for SIPRNet hardware token authentication in PCoIP zero clients for VMware View™, ensuring that U.S. military, federal and government deployments meet the latest mandated security standards in user identification and authentication. VMware View and […]