Virtualization & Cloud Computing News

Network Virtualization Platform Reinvents Network Operations and Economics

Network Virtualization Platform Reinvents Network Operations and Economics

Nicira, the network virtualization company, today publicly unveiled its Network Virtualization Platform (NVP). NVP is a software-based system that creates a distributed virtual network infrastructure in cloud data centers that is completely decoupled and independent from physical network hardware. With Nicira NVP, global market leaders such as AT&T, eBay, Fidelity Investments, NTT and Rackspace are […]

New Thin Client Features Extend Devon IT VDI Blaster PC Repurposing Software

New Thin Client Features Extend Devon IT VDI Blaster PC Repurposing Software

Devon IT, a leading provider of thin client and VDI hardware and software solutions, today announced the availability of the latest release of its VDI Blaster™ software. VDI Blaster now comes with DeTOS 7.1., the latest version of its Devon Terminal Operating System (DeTOS). The release includes powerful utility upgrades such as local printer support, […]

ShoreTel Acquires Hosted Unified Communications Pioneer M5 Networks

ShoreTel Acquires Hosted Unified Communications Pioneer M5 Networks

ShoreTel Inc. (NASDAQ: SHOR), the leading provider of brilliantly simple IP phone systems with fully integrated unified communications (UC), today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire M5 Networks (“M5”), a recognized leader in hosted Unified Communications. As a result of the acquisition, ShoreTel will be uniquely positioned to provide customers a choice […]

Kaspersky Lab Selects DataCore Storage Hypervisor, Accelerates Microsoft Hyper-V

Kaspersky Lab Selects DataCore Storage Hypervisor, Accelerates Microsoft Hyper-V

DataCore Software, the industry’s premier provider of storage virtualization software, today announced that Kaspersky Lab, the world’s largest privately-held Internet security and anti-virus company, has chosen DataCore SANsymphony™-V storage hypervisor software to virtualize and protect its build-out of 10 petabytes of disk storage located in two, separate Moscow data centers. With the SANsymphony-V virtualization layer, […]

TERACAI Deploys Desktop Solutions to Dramatically Improve Virtual Desktop Performance

TERACAI Deploys Desktop Solutions to Dramatically Improve Virtual Desktop Performance

Liquidware Labs, the leader in desktop transformation solutions, today announced TERACAI Corporation, a New York-based accredited VMware® reseller, has deployed the Liquidware Labs Desktop Transformation Solutions for their own internal VDI project. TERACAI, a solutions provider and Liquidware Labs’ channel partner, had already developed internal expertise in the Liquidware Labs Desktop Transformation Suite, for the […]

VMTurbo Enhances Platform for Performance Across Cloud and Virtualized Environments

VMTurbo Enhances Platform for Performance Across Cloud and Virtualized Environments

VMTurbo, the leading provider of intelligent workload management software for cloud and virtualized environments, today announced version 3.0 of its award-winning platform. VMTurbo Operations Manager 3.0 delivers cloud-scale management for the largest service provider and enterprise virtual infrastructures, expands heterogeneous hypervisor support to include Citrix XenServer and adds new application performance assurance capabilities. The product […]

How to enable iSCSI and Jumbo Frames on VMware ESX/ESXi

How to enable iSCSI and Jumbo Frames on VMware ESX/ESXi

I am redoing my lab at home (more on that in coming weeks) and wanted to test out jumbo frames support in vmware esxi with my iSCSI NAS device. This article by vmware provides information related to setting up a NAS (Network Attached Storage) and an iSCSI environment with Jumbo Frames. Note: Jumbo Frames on […]

First OpenSource Xen Hypervisor Announced for Multi-Core MIPS64 Processors

First OpenSource Xen Hypervisor Announced for Multi-Core MIPS64 Processors

NetLogic Microsystems, Inc. [NASDAQ: NETL], a worldwide leader in high-performance intelligent semiconductor solutions for next-generation Internet networks, today announced the industry’s first open–source Xen® hypervisor for high-performance multi-core MIPS64® processors. The new XEN hypervisor from NetLogic Microsystems enables highly efficient virtualization for next-generation communications, networking and server platforms using the industry’s best-in-class XLP® and XLP […]