Virtualization & Cloud Computing News

Nine Core Requirements for Real-Time Cloud Systems

Nine Core Requirements for Real-Time Cloud Systems

A recent entry on the Real-Time Cloud blog from Cogent Real-Time Systems identifies nine core requirements for cloud computing to handle real-time data. Engineers, managers, and other key decision makers who need remote access to trading stations, field devices, or SCADA systems can now quickly evaluate and compare cloud computing solutions for accessing their real-time […]

Burris Logistics Standardizes on EMC for its VMware Virtualized IT Environment

Burris Logistics Standardizes on EMC for its VMware Virtualized IT Environment

EMC Corporation today announced that Burris Logistics, a Delaware-based specialist in refrigerated and frozen food distribution, has standardized its information infrastructure on EMC–selecting EMC® Symmetrix VMAX® and EMC unified storage–over NetApp and IBM, for its exceptional reliability, performance and value. Its EMC infrastructure has enabled Burris to easily virtualize 80% of its IT infrastructure with […]

Sophos Virtualizes Secure Web Gateway Protection

Sophos Virtualizes Secure Web Gateway Protection

IT security and data protection company Sophos today announced the availability of Sophos Virtual Web Appliances providing complete web protection, a streamlined management experience and broad deployment flexibility in virtual environments. Available for download via the VMware Virtual Appliance Marketplace, the new Virtual Web Appliances can be set up in minutes, easily bringing the company’s […]

Jaspersoft First to Develop Business Intelligence for Platform-as-a-Service

Jaspersoft First to Develop Business Intelligence for Platform-as-a-Service

Jaspersoft, maker of the world’s most widely used business intelligence (BI) software, today announced the development of the industry’s first BI architected for Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS). In a joint webinar with Red Hat today, Jaspersoft will showcase the planned integration of Jaspersoft BI with Red Hat’s OpenShift PaaS. Working closely with Red Hat to leverage its […]

Technical Innovation Selects Glowpoint Cloud Managed Video Services

Technical Innovation Selects Glowpoint Cloud Managed Video Services

Glowpoint, Inc., a leading global provider of cloud managed video services, today announced that Technical Innovation, a leading video-centric communications solution provider, has added Glowpoint’s cloud managed video services to its portfolio. As part of the partnership, Technical Innovation will offer Glowpoint’s complete portfolio of services to its telepresence and videoconferencing customers, including remote monitoring […]

Classroom in a Box Solution Enables Schools to run up to 100 Desktops From a Single OS

Classroom in a Box Solution Enables Schools to run up to 100 Desktops From a Single OS

At BETT 2012, NComputing is showcasing the latest version of its ‘Classroom in a Box’ solution which slashes desktop economics for teaching establishments by enabling up to 100 students to run virtual desktops from a single operating system instance. A classroom environment will be created on Stand J50, for visitors to experience firsthand NComputing’s desktop […]

Bermuda’s Largest Real Estate Company Adopts Cloud Computing

Bermuda’s Largest Real Estate Company Adopts Cloud Computing

Bermuda’s largest real estate management company, Bermuda Realty Company Limited (trading as Coldwell Banker Bermuda Realty) has adopted a Private Cloud computing solution from QuoVadis Services’ offshore datacentre as the backbone of its computing needs. “Bermuda Realty has a long tradition of developing innovative services for the local real estate sector,” said company president Brian […]

DeskStream Acquires Northern Irish Cloud Start-up WorldDesk

DeskStream Acquires Northern Irish Cloud Start-up WorldDesk

DeskStream Inc., a leading provider of desktop virtualisation software, has today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire a prominent Northern Irish start-up in the cloud computing and virtualisation software space. DeskStream, with development centres in California, U.S.A., and Hyderabad, India, will acquire Belfast-based start-up, WorldDesk Ltd. The deal was announced at the […]