Virtualization & Cloud Computing News

BUMI Launches Cloud Disaster Recovery Solution

BUMI Launches Cloud Disaster Recovery Solution

BUMI (Backup My Info!), the premium provider of managed online backup and recovery solutions for small to mid-sized businesses, today announced the availability of BUMI Cloud Recovery (BCR), a disaster recovery solution that allows companies to restore their servers into BUMI’s secure virtual environment within a short period of time after a systemic failure. “We […]

Desktop Layering Key to Successful VDI

Desktop Layering Key to Successful VDI

Unidesk’s customer and partner momentum is confirming that desktop layering is the key to overcoming many of the cost, complexity, and user acceptance challenges that have stalled broader Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) adoption. In the company’s fiscal quarter ending December 31, 2011, Unidesk added 45 new customers across a wide range of industries, including education, […]

France’s Cloud computing market set to exceed EUR 2 billion in 2011

France’s Cloud computing market set to exceed EUR 2 billion in 2011

The recent boom in data transmission and storage capacity has given rise to an increase in cloud computing in France — a sector that has been given the backing of the government’s National Investment Program. This market is set to surpass the €2 billion mark for France in 2011, and may make up more than […]

PCI Express I/O Virtualisation Solution for Cloud Computing at Cloud Expo Europe

PCI Express I/O Virtualisation Solution for Cloud Computing at Cloud Expo Europe

NextIO, the pioneer in I/O consolidation and virtualisation solutions, will join Rackspace, the service leader in cloud computing, in presenting an educational session titled “Meeting today’s challenging Cloud Computing demands with PCI Express I/O Virtualisation” at Cloud Expo Europe on Wednesday 25 January, at 13:45. NextIO global vice president of sales and marketing Mike Heumann […]

Context-Based Services as an Emerging Technology Trend That Can Help IT Increase Business Revenue

Context-Based Services as an Emerging Technology Trend That Can Help IT Increase Business Revenue

Information technology leaders stand to drive new revenue streams for their businesses by leveraging “context-based services,” an emerging technology trend where real world and digital data are aggregated to understand “who you are, where you are, and what you are doing” to give consumers an “extremely rich experience,” according to a new report from Accenture […]

StorageCraft Announces Virtual Server Pricing for MSPs

StorageCraft Announces Virtual Server Pricing for MSPs

StorageCraft Technology Corporation, a provider of best-in-class backup, disaster recovery, system migration and data protection solutions for servers, desktops and laptops, has announced new virtual server pricing for StorageCraft® ShadowProtect® for Managed Service Providers™. The new pricing will be available beginning February 1, 2012, but managed service providers (MSPs) may begin installing it on virtual […]

Pogo Storage Launches PogoStor SAN+NAS Integrated Cloud Storage Appliances

Pogo Storage Launches PogoStor SAN+NAS Integrated Cloud Storage Appliances

Pogo Storage, a leader in open source storage integration, today announced the launch of the PogoStor™ SAN+NAS managed appliances, a new line of integrated cloud storage solutions, in collaboration with OS NEXUS and LSI® Corporation. PogoStor™ SAN+NAS managed appliances are based on the OS NEXUS storage platform and LSI MegaRAID® technologies, and offer high performance […]

OpSource to Present at Cloud Expo Europe 2012

OpSource to Present at Cloud Expo Europe 2012

OpSource, Inc., Dimension Data’s wholly-owned enterprise cloud and managed hosting business, today announced that the company will be a featured speaker at Cloud Expo Europe 2012, which will be held January 25-26 in Olympia, London. The conference will focus on how major public and private sector organizations are addressing strategic and implementation issues to gain […]