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Update now: VMware vCenter Server 5.1 Update 1b Released

Update now: VMware vCenter Server 5.1 Update 1b Released

This release of VMware vCenter Server 5.1 Update 1b delivers a number of bug fixes that have been documented in the Resolved Issues section. Resolved Issues This release resolves the following issues in the vCenter Server, vSphere Client, and vSphere Web Client subject area: vCenter Server stops responding frequently with the Win32 exception: Access Violation […]

CloudPhysics helps IT avoid operational hazards with new analytics service for VMware workloads

CloudPhysics helps IT avoid operational hazards with new analytics service for VMware workloads

CloudPhysics, who provides intelligent IT operations management for virtualized workloads, today introduced its Knowledge Base Advisor, a proactive, early warning service for IT operators that identifies operational hazards impacting VMware workloads. By necessity the VMware vSphere operations stack contains multiple hardware and software vendors. IT teams cannot keep up with the fast-moving target of weekly […]

Navy rolls out Server, System, and Application Virtualization plan

Navy rolls out Server, System, and Application Virtualization plan

This memo stipulates that the DON must virtualize all current servers and server-based systems/applications. The process of virtualization will allow multiple operating systems and applications to be run on a single physical server, thus reducing operational costs and improving flexibility within the existing information technology infrastructure. To achieve operational cost reductions and improve flexibility in […]

VMware Vcenter Sysprep Error: Customization of the guest operating system ‘windows7Server64Guest’ is not supported

VMware Vcenter Sysprep Error: Customization of the guest operating system ‘windows7Server64Guest’ is not supported

I ran into an issue in VMware vcenter in my lab where sysprep would not start on virtual machines (VMs) deployed from a windows server 2008 R2 template. The template along with the sysprep file were created before the lab was upgraded to 5.1. I created new sysprep config, changed VM settings and pulled my […]

GigaSpaces Cloudify Deepens Native Integration with OpenStack Clouds

GigaSpaces Cloudify Deepens Native Integration with OpenStack Clouds

GigaSpaces Technologies, a pioneer of next generation application and cloud enablement platforms, announced their advancements in providing enterprises and ISVs a platform through which to easily and quickly transition to OpenStack clouds through Cloudify. GigaSpaces’ Cloudify is a free and open source application management platform which enables a seamless migration of apps to OpenStack clouds, […]

Embrane Delivers Application-Centric Networking Solutions with New Release of its Software-Defined Network Services Platform

Embrane Delivers Application-Centric Networking Solutions with New Release of its Software-Defined Network Services Platform

Embrane®, the leader in software-defined network (SDN) services, today announced a new release of its flagship network services platform, heleos®, with new features enabling application-centric networking. The latest version of heleos includes unique technologies that allow customers to create Virtual Topologies (vTopologies) dedicated to specific enterprise applications. Additional functionality includes the ability to interconnect hybrid […]

NETGEAR Extends Connected Storage and Data Protection Options with New ReadyNAS Rackmount Devices

NETGEAR Extends Connected Storage and Data Protection Options with New ReadyNAS Rackmount Devices

NETGEAR®, Inc. (NASDAQGM: NTGR), a global networking company that delivers innovative products to consumers, businesses and service providers, today announced ReadyNAS® 3220 and ReadyNAS 4220, powerful new additions to the award-winning ReadyNAS product family. The new devices are the latest network-attached-storage (NAS) products to run on the revolutionary ReadyNAS OS, introduced in March 2013, that […]

Quarri Delivers Protect On Q as a Virtual Appliance

Quarri Delivers Protect On Q as a Virtual Appliance

Quarri™ Technologies, a leading web information security software company that empowers organizations to keep their sensitive data secure, today announced the release of Quarri Protect On Q (POQ) 3.2, a virtual appliance version of its flagship web browser security solution. Protect On Q 3.2 also delivers high availability, enabling enterprises to deploy a hot-failover POQ […]