Oracle, VMware lead Peninsula software company rankings
No. 1: Oracle Corp. 2013 revenue: $37.2 billion Companywide employees: 120,000 Software description: Cloud business software Top executive: Larry Ellison, CEO San Francisco and Silicon Valley get all the attention in tech, but the region in between is also a hotbed of software companies.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
Global cloud security software market: 49% CAGR estimated between 2012-16
One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing usage of cloud services for critical data storage.
Red Hat Touts Linux Containers For Cloud
Red Hat teams with Docker, urges developers to consider Linux-based containers as a lightweight alternative to virtual machine files for moving workloads to the cloud.
Global Private Cloud Server Trends Industry
Private clouds feature controlled, customized restrictions on data access and resource dedication.
BMC Software and Microsoft Azure Simplify Cloud Management, Accelerate Delivery of Digital Services
Now, customers of both will be able to use BMC Cloud Lifecycle Management software to manage cloud infrastructure and services built on Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Services .
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Kaspersky Lab intros light agent for VMware, Citrix and Microsoft
Kaspersky Lab has introduced a new light agent approach for shoring up security on VMware , Citrix and Microsoft virtualization platforms.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Stop laying the blame for Heartbleed on open source
Web browser or Office suite? Microsoft's and Google's office productivity and collaboration clouds pit rich and complex against simple and lean more This white paper provides an assessment of the business value of implementing IBM SmartCloud Entry for Power Systems versus comparable private cloud solutions from VMware on Intel.
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VMware Launches Horizon 6
With a variety of laptops, tablets, smartphones and an array of other employee-owned devices putting pressure on IT departments, VMware comes to the rescue with the release of VMware Horizon 6, an integrated solution that delivers published applications and desktops on a single platform.
Logicalis Positioned as Trusted Software Defined Network Technology...
An IDC analyst in the U.S. extends that sentiment to Logicalis US and to other Logicalis locations worldwide.
Cisco & VMware Are 'Apple & Google of SDN'
Cisco and VMware can both come out as winners in the transition to SDN, following the lead of Apple and Google in the smartphone market, according to a report from Goldman Sachs.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
VMware, in all its permutations, is still a force in the cloud
Kim Weins, vice president of marketing at RightScale, sees a lot about where its customers are deploying cloud workloads and how they intend to expand them across multiple platforms.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Desperately Seeking Linux Programmers
Few people know just how pervasive Linux has become, and that is causing a big problem for companies that increasingly rely on it.
Top 3 Rated Cisco 2900 Series Router in 2014
Designed to handle future-ready branch office requirements, Cisco 2900 series routers feature significant performance improvements over previous generations of Cisco routers with integrated network security, enhanced uptime, flexible Virtual Private New York April 11, 2014 - Cisco is becoming more and more popular in our daily life With its ... (more)
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Tintri to Demonstrate Industry's First VM-level Storage for Red Hat...
The company will provide live demonstrations in booth 805 at the Summit from April 14-17.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Huawei Launches OpenDaylight Lab in Shenzhen
Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology solutions provider, today announced the opening of its OpenDaylight Lab in Shenzhen, China.
Crittercism Hauls in $30M for Mobile Management Smarts
Crittercism, a mobile app performance management startup, revealed Wednesday that it has scored $30 million in its latest round of funding and plans to expand the company and its platform's capabilities.
Deals of the day: La Quinta prices low IPO
The Mountain View, Calif.-based company isn't disclosing the round's valuation, but a source familiar with the situation pegs it at around $900 million.
Crittercism raises $30M to monitor your app on everyone's phone
Big web companies like LinkedIn, Netflix, Pinterest, and Yahoo rely on a company called Crittercism to track the performance of their mobile apps.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Google feeds on XP's carcass with Chromebook promos for the enterprise
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Software Eats the Data Center: VMware's Gelsinger Outlines IT's Software-Defined Future
VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger used his Interop keynote to lay out a four-pronged strategy for building what the company has coined the software defined data center , adding details and customer testimonials to a concept he initially described last year.