BlueLock Deploys Unified Monitoring to Scale Cloud Deployment and Management

Nimsoft, a business unit of CA Technologies, today announced that BlueLock has deployed the Nimsoft Monitoring Solution (NMS) across its infrastructure, which supports the delivery of a diverse range of cloud hosting offerings to enterprise and SMB customers.

A Complete Hosted Desktop From Virtual-Q for Under $100

Virtual-Q today announced the general availability of the 'Q', a new hosted desktop solution that enables organizations to significantly reduce their computing overhead and the costs associated with individual user workstations – including application delivery.

Austin Powder Deploys NSS Storage and Data Protection in Microsoft Hyper-V

FalconStor Software, Inc., the provider of TOTALLY Open data protection solutions, today announced that Austin Powder is using FalconStor® Network Storage Server (NSS) to virtualize primary storage in its Microsoft Hyper-V virtual server environment.

AVG Selects AutoVirt to Deliver Corporate File Data Virtualization

AutoVirt, Inc., the leading provider of file virtualization and data management solutions, today announced that AVG Technologies, developers of the world's most popular free anti-virus software, has selected AutoVirt to virtualize and then non-disruptively migrate AVG's data.

Virtustream’s xStream Advisor Optimizes Cloud Computing Deployments

Virtustream introduced the xStream Advisor (ADvanced VIrtualization Strategic Opportunity Review), a structured multidimensional analysis and reporting solution with an integrated suite of software tools and professional services designed to deliver comprehensive analysis, reports and plans to prepare companies for cloud computing deployments.

Trend Micro Broadens Virtualization Security Strategy

Trend Micro announced today it is broadening its virtualization security portfolio to enable enterprises to fully leverage the benefits of their desktop infrastructures. Trend Micro's strategy for desktop virtualization is comprehensive in terms of protection technologies, flexible in terms of deployment scenarios and proven, having been on the market securing virtual desktop environments and enabling maximum ROI since 2009.

US Businesses Consider Server Virtualization Key to Success

Interest in server virtualization among US medium businesses (MBs, firms with 100-1000 employees) increased significantly in the past year, according to AMI’s latest MB tracking study. The percentage of U.S. MBs that consider server virtualization strategically important has increased from 46% to 75%.

Committee to Advance Identity Standards for Cloud Computing

The international consortium, OASIS, has formed a new group to address the serious security challenges posed by identity management in cloud computing. The new OASIS Identity in the Cloud (IDCloud) Technical Committee will identify gaps in existing identity management standards and investigate the need for profiles to achieve interoperability within current standards.