VMblog Speaks with Danny Allan, Veeam VP of Product Strategy, During #VeeamON 2018 - Virtualization Information - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 15:30
VMblog speaks with Danny Allan, VP Product Strategy at Veeam during VeeamON 2018 in Chicago. From a product stand point, Allan gives a great overview of what's been happening at Veeam over the last 12 months, such as adding agent support, cloud hosting support, a universal API for storage integration, and orchestration with Veeam Availability Orchestrator. With its aggressive growth patterns, Allan talks about the company's trajectory to earn over a billion dollars....(read more)

VMblog Speaks with Kevin Rooney, Veeam VP of Americas Channel, During #VeeamON 2018 - Virtualization Information - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 15:23
VMblog speaks with Kevin Rooney, VP of Americas Channel at Veeam during VeeamON 2018 in Chicago. Rooney provides a deeper dive into the changes that have taken place within the channels and channel sales at Veeam over the last year and how the company's alliance relationships have evolved over the years....(read more)

Scale Computing Wins Four Industry Awards This Spring - Virtualization Information - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 15:03
Scale Computing, a market leader in hyperconverged solutions, today announced industry award wins from both the Spring 2018 Midmarket CIO Forum and the Midsize Enterprise Summit (MES) Spring 2018 Conference. ...(read more)

Quest Expands Support for Data Backup and Recovery of Hybrid IT Environments with New NetVault Backup Release - Virtualization Information - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 12:02
Quest Software, a global systems management and security software provider, today announced the release of NetVault Backup 12.0, an enterprise backup and recovery solution that helps deliver predictive business continuity for the cloud era. Suited for even the most complex hybrid IT infrastructures, the new release of NetVault makes it easier for IT teams to deploy and manage enterprise data backup and recovery while ensuring the highest level of virtual server protection, storage performance, system security and control....(read more)

Plexxi Hyperconverged Network (HCN) Expands VMware Interoperability, Delivers on the Promise of Enterprise-Class Software-Defined Data Centers - Virtualization Information - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 12:01
Plexxi introduced a significant expansion to Plexxi HCN - a software suite including Plexxi Control 4.0 and Plexxi Connect 3.0. The combination of Plexxi's patented, intent-based networking (IBN) capabilities and interoperability with VMware delivers increased performance and agility - exceeding a 30-percent improvement in server and storage utilization - as well as dramatic savings on capital and operating expenses to medium and large enterprises....(read more)

5 Best Practices for a Successful Cloud Migration - Virtualization Information - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 11:35
Forrester estimates the total global public cloud market will reach $178B in 2018, up from $146B in 2017, and continues to grow at 22% CAGR. Despite the growth, there are still barriers for organizations such as a general lack of education on cloud and cultural resistance to change, especially in the face of disruptive technologies. As the importance of digital transformation continues to grow, CIOs have been asked to focus on one goal: deliver an exceptional digital experience. ...(read more)

Kaminario Announces General Availability of Composable Data Platform for NVMe-based K2.N Architecture - Virtualization Information - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 11:31
Kaminario, a leading cloud storage software company, today announced general availability of .N-capable versions of its composable data platform, incorporating the VisionOS, Clarity and Flex software solutions. These enhancements extend the established software platform supporting the Kaminario K2 all-flash array and the Cloud Fabric software-based offerings to also support the fully converged NVMe (non-volatile memory express) and NVMe over fabric architecture of Kaminario K2.N....(read more)

BetterCloud and Okta Partner to Deliver SaaS Identity & Operations Management - Virtualization Information - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 11:25
BetterCloud, the leading SaaS operations management platform, today announced a partnership with Okta, Inc., the leading independent provider of identity for the enterprise, and the launch of the BetterCloud Connector for Okta....(read more)

MobileIron and ThinPrint Partner to Bring Managed and Secure Mobile Printing to Enterprises - Virtualization Information - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 11:19
MobileIron and ThinPrint have entered into a technology partnership to enable mobile printing for MobileIron customers. The enhanced cooperation can be managed and rolled out to users via the MobileIron solution. ThinPrint Mobile Print, which ThinPrint presented at MobileIron Live! user conference in Berlin, is now available in the MobileIron Marketplace....(read more)

Scale Computing to Demo New NVMe with Cinder Plugin at #OpenStackSummit - Virtualization Information - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 11:10
Scale Computing, a market leader in hyperconverged solutions, today announced it is presenting and exhibiting at OpenStack Summit next week in Vancouver. The event is taking place at the Vancouver Convention Centre - West Building May 21-24, 2018 and Scale Computing will be at booth #C12. ...(read more)

Zerto Announces Microsoft as Global Sponsor of #ZertoCON 2018 - Virtualization Information - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 11:05
Zerto, an industry leader for IT resilience, today announced Microsoft as a global sponsor of its third-annual flagship conference ZertoCON, taking place in Boston, May 21-23, 2018. The international sponsorship signifies the continued growing collaboration between Microsoft and Zerto on the journey to provide IT resilience to companies worldwide....(read more)

Panzura Achieves Veeam Ready Certification - Virtualization Information - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 10:26
Panzura and Veeam Software, the leader in Intelligent Data Management for the Hyper-Available Enterprise, today announced that Panzura Freedom NAS has achieved Veeam Ready certification. The new certification enables customers to create powerful new solutions for cloud native virtual machine (VM) backup and disaster recovery in any public or private cloud. ...(read more)

Veeam Announces the Winners of its First Annual Innovation Awards at VeeamON - Virtualization Information - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 09:31
Veeam Software, the leader in Intelligent Data Management for the Hyper-Available Enterprise, announced the winners of its inaugural Veeam Innovation Awards at VeeamON, the company's fourth annual user and partner conference. The awards celebrate enterprise organizations, partners, and Veeam Cloud & Service Providers (VCSPs) who have leveraged the power of Veeam Hyper-Availability Platform - most often utilizing open APIs and orchestration - to deliver innovative solutions at scale, that drive business outcomes for enterprises across the globe. ...(read more)

Rackspace Launches Kubernetes-as-a-Service with Fully Managed Operations - Virtualization Information - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 09:11
Rackspace announced Rackspace Kubernetes-as-a-Service, a highly-available managed service that transforms the way enterprises can utilize new container technologies, accelerating their digital transformation....(read more)

Lacework Helps Veeva Systems Automate Security and Compliance for its AWS Cloud - Virtualization Information - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 09:07
Lacework announced that Veeva Systems has chosen the Lacework Cloud Security Platform to provide advanced security and compliance capabilities atop its infrastructure hosted in Amazon Web Services (AWS)....(read more)

Arcserve Achieves Advanced Technology Partner Status in the Amazon Web Services Partner Network - Virtualization Information - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 09:04
Arcserve, LLC, the data backup and availability pioneer, today announced it has achieved Advanced Technology Partner status in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN). Arcserve redefines the data protection landscape with solutions that seamlessly scale across hybrid cloud, virtual, and physical environments....(read more)

Five To-Dos When Monitoring Your Kubernetes Environment - Virtualization Information - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 08:34
If you're on the DevOps front line, Kubernetes is fast becoming an essential element of your production cloud environment. Since container orchestration is critical to deploying, scaling, and managing your containerized applications, monitoring Kubernetes needs to be a big part of your monitoring strategy....(read more)

#CitrixSynergy 2018 StorMagic Video Interview with VMblog - Virtualization Information - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 19:12
VMblog visits the StorMagic booth during #CitrixSynergy 2018 and gets a demo of their virtual SAN software and learns about the work they've done with Citrix Cloud and the Citrix Cloud Connector. We also learn about their partnership and the work they've done with Cisco. ...(read more)

#CitrixSynergy 2018 Flexxible IT Video Interview with VMblog - Virtualization Information - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 17:43
VMblog visited the Flexxible IT booth during Citrix Synergy 2018 and had the opportunity to see how IBM and Flexxible IT are working together. First, we heard from Jared Engskow, Senior Field Sales Engineer Manager at Flexxible IT. And then, Srinivas Mudagonda, Global Offerings Manager, GTS Digital Workspace Services for IBM who spoke about their partnership and how they are working with Flexxible IT to provide VDI and DaaS solutions....(read more)

#VeeamON 2018 Video Interview - StarWind Showcases Its Free Virtual Tape Library Technology - Virtualization Information - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 17:24
VMblog visits the StarWind booth during VeeamON 2018 in Chicago. StarWind Virtual Tape Library is a backup storage solution that talks cloud, object, and it's 100% FREE of charge....(read more)