Virtualization & Cloud Computing News

Dell Advances Data Center Networking Fabrics and Control for SDN, NFV and Cloud Solutions

Dell Advances Data Center Networking Fabrics and Control for SDN, NFV and Cloud Solutions

Interop Las Vegas 2014 Dell today announced new networking solutions to help customers deliver faster results, maximize efficiency and modernize and transform operations in scale-out and cloud-based environments. New products introduced include the Dell Networking Z9500, an energy-efficient, highest density per rack unit, and only pay-as-you-grow 10/40 GbE data center core switch available today. The […]

Amadeus Launches New Cloud-Based Platform for the Airport of the Future

Amadeus Launches New Cloud-Based Platform for the Airport of the Future

MADRID, Spain: Amadeus today reinforced its commitment to developing the airport of the future with the launch of Amadeus Airport Common Use Service (ACUS), a next-gen airport platform capable of carrying out all passenger processing functions. The cloud-based Software as a Service (SaaS) solution platform will allow airlines and ground handlers to share the physical […]

Pivot3 Announces Graphics Acceleration Options for VDI Environments

Pivot3 Announces Graphics Acceleration Options for VDI Environments

Pivot3, a leading supplier of video surveillance and virtual desktop (VDI) converged storage appliances, announced a set of graphics acceleration offerings for its vSTAC R2S desktop virtualization (VDI) solutions suite. The three-tier offerings, designed for the complexities of virtualized environments, deliver a richer graphics experience for desktops running on vSTAC R2S and vSTAC R2S P […]

Nimbus Data All-Flash Arrays Saves Cloudmark $500,000 Annually in Data Center Operating Costs

Nimbus Data All-Flash Arrays Saves Cloudmark $500,000 Annually in Data Center Operating Costs

Nimbus Data Systems, Inc., the leading innovator in next-generation flash memory infrastructure, today announced that Cloudmark, the global leader in messaging threat protection for communication service providers, has deployed Nimbus Data’s Gemini all-flash array to power its virtualization infrastructure for its most business-critical applications. With Nimbus Data’s Gemini all-flash array and Brocade VDX 6700 switches, […]

NaviSite’s NaviCloud Vault Selected by Bryant University for Remote Storage

NaviSite’s NaviCloud Vault Selected by Bryant University for Remote Storage

NaviSite, Inc., a Time Warner Cable Company and premier provider of enterprise-class hosting, managed applications, managed messaging and managed cloud services, today announced that Bryant University, a 150 year-old private university offering an innovative and uniquely integrated business and liberal arts education, selected NaviSite’s NaviCloud Vault cloud storage platform for offsite storage. “Information is the […]

Arista Networks Expands Cloud Platform with New 100 Gigabit Options

Arista Networks Expands Cloud Platform with New 100 Gigabit Options

Arista Networks today announced two new 100GbE modules that, with Arista EOS, provide scalability, multi-tenancy, and network virtualization through open and programmable overlays, helping customers achieve seamless workload and VM mobility. Automated provisioning, combined with the new products, gives customers greater flexibility, scale and density for the most demanding cloud networks. Additionally, the 7300X Series […]

How to setup Multi Site SQL 2012 AlwaysOn Cluster with Two FCIs Across Datacenters?

How to setup Multi Site SQL 2012 AlwaysOn Cluster with Two FCIs Across Datacenters?

In this how-to tutorial, we will look at implementing multi-node, multi-site SQL 2012 AlwaysOn Windows Server Failover Cluster (WSFC) with two Failover Cluster Instance (FCI) across two geographically dispersed datacenters for High Availability (HA) and Disaster Recovery (DR). I am currently working on a project where we’re going to upgrade from previous version of SQL […]

VMware Announces General Availability of VMware Virtual SAN

VMware Announces General Availability of VMware Virtual SAN

VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW), the global leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure, today announced the general availability of VMware® Virtual SAN™, VMware’s first Software-Defined Storage product. Built directly into the VMware vSphere kernel, VMware Virtual SAN provides a new tier of hypervisor-converged storage. The software abstracts and pools internal magnetic disks and flash devices from […]