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@ThingsExpo | @RachelChalmers to Present on #DevOps and 'Internet of Things'
Enthusiasm for the Internet of Things has reached an all-time high. In 2013 alone, venture capitalists spent more than $1 billion dollars investing in the IoT space.
VMware Coverage Initiated at Piper Jaffray
A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on VMW. Analysts at MKM Partners initiated coverage on shares of VMware in a research note on Wednesday, September 10th.
Mon Sep 15, 2014
BrandPost: Are You Ready for SDN's Rocket Ride?
Get ready for a rush of superlatives concerning software defined networking . The networking architecture of tomorrow has begun a rocket-like ascent, according to new data from research firm IDC.
Scale Computing to Exhibit at the SpiceWorld IT Conference
Scale Computing , the leading provider of hyperconverged solutions, today announced it will be exhibiting at the SpiceWorld IT Conference, taking place September 23 - 24, 2014 at the Austin Convention Center, Austin, Texas. Scale Computing will be in Booth # 42, showcasing its HC3 hyperconvergence platform and the newest release of the Ultra-Easy HyperCore Software which powers the fully hyperconverged stack that has become an alternative to VMware.
EMC Is Under Pressure to Sell VMware but Would Shareholders Win?
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Sun Sep 14, 2014
VMworld 2014 a " WMware cloud offers more than just a silver lining
With nearly 25,000 attendees comprised of IT and business leaders, partners, professionals and experts, VMware hosted the VMworld 2014 at the Moscone Center in the famous City by the Bay, San Francisco, California recently. VMworld is the largest global conference for virtualization and cloud computing and for 2014, VMware Chief Marketing Officer, Robin Matlock, explains that VMware aims A A to create, push boundaries and explore endless possibilities, hence, its theme "No Limits".
Sat Sep 13, 2014
IBM Leads IDC MarketScape on WW Cloud Professional Services
Google offers startups $100,000 in Google Cloud Platform credit for one year in effort to gain edge over Amazon Web Services. Chances are 10% of your employees are generating 70% of your company's healthcare costs.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
HP exploring sale of Snapfish photo service, Reuters reports
EMC seen as potential target after said to mull VMware stake sale EMC is considering selling its 80% stake in cloud computing infrastructure provider VMware , The New York Post reported today, citing unnamed sources. Calling The New York Post "surprisingly accurate" on M&A news, UBS said the likelihood of change at EMC has increased and it has become a potential takeover target.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Piston Cloud Updates OpenStack Software, Unveils Private Cloud Cost Calculator
Piston Cloud unveiled its OpenStack 3.5 release Wednesday, adding stronger security features and a new tool customers can use to calculate the total cost of ownership of using its OpenStack to build their private clouds. Piston OpenStack 3.5, like previous versions the San Francisco-based startup has released, is a preconfigured set of technologies for running private clouds on commodity hardware.
EMC seen as potential target after said to mull VMware stake sale
DCP selcets Zix email encryption to replace Cisco Zix Corporation announces that DCP has switched its email encryption solution from Cisco's IronPort Encryption Appliance to Zix Email Encryption in a new three-year contract. DCP is a holding company for Bank of Washington, Citizens National Bank and United Bank of Union, and all bank employees will now use ZixCorp to protect financial information in email.
EMC Seen as Potential Target After Said to Mull VMware Stake Sale
Calling The New York Post "surprisingly accurate" on M&A news, UBS said the likelihood of change at EMC has increased and it has become a potential takeover target. WHAT'S NEW: EMC is exploring the possibility of selling its stake in VMware, which could be acquired by HP , according to one source, The Post reported.
Red Hat Satellite Brings System Management To Cloud
Red Hat Satellite 6, the latest version of its Enterprise Linux system management, now works across data centers and clouds. Automate more of the data center is the battle cry of the day, with Cisco, HP, and VMware each promising to do more of it their own way.
EMC considers selling stake in VMware: NY Post
Data storage products maker EMC Corp has decided to consider selling its stake in its virtualization software unit, VMware Inc, New York Post reported, citing sources familiar with the situation. EMC has been resisting pressure from activist investor Elliott Management Corp to spin off VMware, saying that keeping the companies together helps the company win business.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Blog Post: Microsoft Virtual Academy New Course: VMware to Hyper-V Migration
Are you interested in the benefits of Microsoft virtualization with Windows Server 2012 R2 and System Center 2012 R2, and how they compare to VMware virtualization with vCenter 5.5? Watch Microsoft's Matt McSpirit, as he provides an overview of several solutions that can convert VMware virtual machines to Hyper-V virtual machines. Review different migration options in more depth, with experts in each technology, including Microsoft and partners 5nine Software, NetApp, Vision Solutions, and Xtreme Consulting Group.
ClusterHQ Names Mark Davis as Chief Executive Officer
"Mark has been instrumental to the development of ClusterHQ, and we are very pleased that he has accepted the chief executive position as we move into a period of rapid technology innovation and business development," said Marsden. "His progressive vision and extensive experience in the data center infrastructure market will serve ClusterHQ and its partners well."
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Staples Unloads MSP Thrive Networks to Telecom Services Player MetTel
Staples is selling Thrive Networks -- its MSP unit featured on CRN's 2014 Managed Service Provider Elite 150 list -- to telecom services company MetTel, the companies said Tuesday. The purchase will allow MetTel, which is based in New York and has 7,600 customers, to add network management and monitoring, virtualization solutions, data protection and a cloud service to its managed services offering.
Maxim Group Initiates Coverage on VMware
The firm set a "buy" rating on the stock. VMW has been the subject of a number of other recent research reports.
Capgemini and VMware Announce Strategic Partnership to Deliver an...
This partnership will combine Capgemini's mobility consulting, application development and system integration expertise with VMware's industry-leading end-user computing software, including will provide organizations with an industry-optimized EMM solution to manage virtually all mobile devices, across all major mobile platforms and for all deployment types - helping to navigate the complexities of securely protecting and segregating data and associated user support for enterprises. It will provide workers with a centralized console to easily access content and applications from any device underpinned by business-aligned mobile and Bring-Your-Own-Device strategies.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
Scale Computing Appoints Dario Zamarian to Board of Directors
Scale Computing , the leading provider of hyperconverged solutions, today announced that Dario Zamarian has joined its board of directors. Zamarian is a long-time technology executive and experienced industry veteran who most recently served as the Global Vice President and Worldwide General Manager of the Enterprise Systems and Solutions division at Dell.
Microsoft Enables Fast Migration Into Azure
Microsoft has launched a limited preview of Migration Accelerator, a tool that automates the migration of workloads away from a VMware virtualized data center or Amazon Web Services cloud into Microsoft's Azure cloud service. Migration Accelerator is one result of Microsoft's acquisition of InMage Systems in July and its resulting integration into Azure.