Virtualization & Cloud Computing News

Citrix Unveils Next Phase of CloudStack Strategy

Citrix Unveils Next Phase of CloudStack Strategy

Citrix today unveiled the next phase of its strategy to accelerate the broad adoption of open, interoperable cloud computing. As a key part of this strategy, the company’s popular CloudStack™ solution will become the first cloud platform in the industry to be submitted to the Apache Software Foundation, home of the world’s most successful open […]

Quest Introduces New vFundamentals Virtualization Management Suite

Quest Introduces New vFundamentals Virtualization Management Suite

Quest Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: QSFT) today announced the availability of vFundamentals, a new product suite that delivers best-in-class backup, capacity planning and resource optimization for VMware virtual environments. vFundamentals enables virtualization administrators to confidently grow their virtual environments knowing that critical assets are properly utilized and protected. Attainably priced at $995 per CPU, the new […]

Pertino Networks Raises $8.85M to Reinvent Networking for the Cloud Era

Pertino Networks Raises $8.85M to Reinvent Networking for the Cloud Era

Pertino, Inc., a cloud networking innovator set to transform business networking, announced today that it has closed an $8.85 million Series A round of venture funding with Norwest Venture Partners (NVP) and Lightspeed Venture Partners. Founded in 2011 by a team of networking and security innovators, which includes Craig Elliott, formerly CEO of Packeteer and […]

Dell Announces Intent to Acquire Wyse Technology

Dell Announces Intent to Acquire Wyse Technology

Dell today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Wyse Technology, the global leader in cloud client computing, to significantly extend its desktop virtualization offerings. The addition of Wyse will expand Dell’s desktop virtualization capabilities and provide new solutions and services opportunities for the full range of Dell’s enterprise offerings. In some environments, […]

Lack of Communication and Cross-Domain Tools Impede Collaboration Needed for VM Deployments

Lack of Communication and Cross-Domain Tools Impede Collaboration Needed for VM Deployments

Research Analyst firm Enterprise Management Associates® (EMA™) and Infoblox Inc. today announced results of a recent survey assessing the impact of cross-team collaboration on virtual machine (VM) deployments. The survey results reveal that VM deployments require significant involvement across multiple IT departments, not just the server virtualization team, including datacenter/systems administration (physical infrastructure), networking operations, […]

EqualLogic iSCSI SAN Concepts for the Experienced Fibre Channel Storage Professional

EqualLogic iSCSI SAN Concepts for the Experienced Fibre Channel Storage Professional

As data storage has become central to any successful computer based solution, advanced technologies for connecting computing resources to data have matured over the last four decades. From early storage connection protocols that utilized parallel data transmission such as SCSI and ATA that connected storage devices directly to individual computing resources through today’s modern distributed […]

Teradici Aligns with Arrow ECS to Further Expand PCoIP and VDI Adoption in Europe

Teradici Aligns with Arrow ECS to Further Expand PCoIP and VDI Adoption in Europe

Teradici, the developer of the innovative PC-over-IP® (PCoIP®) protocol that enables a true PC experience for desktop virtualization, today announced a distribution agreement with Arrow Enterprise Computing Solutions (ECS), a business segment of Arrow Electronics Inc. [NYSE: ARW], to distribute the Teradici APEX 2800 server offload card across Europe. A leading VMware View™ distributor, Arrow […]

Devon IT Announces SafeBook for Dell Rx Thin Client Notebook

Devon IT Announces SafeBook for Dell Rx Thin Client Notebook

Devon IT, a leading provider of thin client and VDI hardware and software solutions, today announced the availability of SafeBook™ for Dell Rx, the thin client notebook that enables secure, mobile computing for healthcare professionals and supports the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). A recent report from the Health Information Trust Alliance (HITRUST) […]