VMware vSphere 5.5 End of General Support - What Now? - Virtualization Information - Fri, 09/21/2018 - 16:01
VMware vSphere 5.5 was probably the most installed version of vSphere to date. And many virtualization administrators have fond memories of this release. vSphere 5.5 goes all the way back to 2013, and it was hands down the most stable, fast and reliable hypervisor around. But all good things must come to an end....(read more)

WhereScape Recognized as 'Top 5 Vendors to Watch' - Virtualization Information - Fri, 09/21/2018 - 12:14
Datanami editors have recognized WhereScape as one of the ‘Top 5 Vendors to Watch' in the third annual Datanami Readers' and Editors' Choice Awards. ...(read more)

Holberton School Unveils New Campus, Set to Train Up to 500 Software Engineering Students a Year - Virtualization Information - Fri, 09/21/2018 - 10:52
Today the Holberton School, the two-year San Francisco-based college alternative for software engineers, announced the opening of their new campus in San Francisco. ...(read more)

Software-Defined Infrastructure Sets the Foundation for Real-Time Healthcare Data Availability and Ultra-Fast Response - Virtualization Information - Fri, 09/21/2018 - 09:54
In the world of healthcare, the need for a real time, data-driven infrastructure is paramount. As hospitals adapt to a more patient-centric model of operations and care, they are required to link into new and expanding healthcare information technologies for quality measurements and improved care decisions....(read more)

The Advantages Of Cloud Storage For Freelance Contractors - Virtualization Information - Fri, 09/21/2018 - 09:00
The benefits of using the Cloud as a freelancer can make all the difference in how easily you can organize your business for efficiency....(read more)

In Battle to Improve Customer Experience, Data and AI Gives Telcos an Advantage - Virtualization Information - Fri, 09/21/2018 - 08:41
Customer experience is the new competitive frontier for telcos, and it would appear traditional telcos are losing the battle to best-in-class digital players like Google, Amazon and Apple....(read more)

Social impact of AI is emerging as hot topic at Fog World Congress 2018 - Virtualization Information - Thu, 09/20/2018 - 15:48
With continuing advances in artificial intelligence (AI) and the plausible opportunities it promises to provide, a number of leading technology visionaries have expressed their concerns over its far-reaching risks....(read more)

VMware Tools 10.3.2 Released Fixing PSOD with 10.3.0 - Virtualization Information - Thu, 09/20/2018 - 12:17
In case you missed this important announcement, VMware has recalled VMware Tools 10.3.0 because of a "functional issue with 10.3.0 in ESXi 6.5" -- PSOD....(read more)

Rubrik Boosts Partner Success with Velocity Partner Program - Virtualization Information - Thu, 09/20/2018 - 11:15
Rubrik, the Cloud Data Management Company, today announced the launch of the Rubrik Velocity Partner Program, its first global program for resellers....(read more)

McAfee Expands Support for Amazon Web Services with New MVISION ePO on AWS - Virtualization Information - Thu, 09/20/2018 - 10:51
McAfee, the device-to-cloud cybersecurity company, today announced the availability of McAfee MVISION ePolicy Orchestrator (ePO) on Amazon Web Services (AWS)....(read more)

New Kaspersky Small Office Security Offers Enhanced Protection and Seamless User Experience - Virtualization Information - Thu, 09/20/2018 - 10:34
Today, Kaspersky Lab is announcing the next generation of Kaspersky Small Office Security, which adds protection against ransomware and crypto-miners for file servers, support for Microsoft Windows protection during computer reboot and application update, as well as numerous improvements to functionality and performance. ...(read more)

Cloud Academy Launches Assessment Cycles to Further Bolster Skill Measurement Capabilities - Virtualization Information - Thu, 09/20/2018 - 10:08
Cloud Academy today announced the launch of an end-to-end suite designed to measure cloud skills, assess training effectiveness, identify skill gaps, and enhance cloud training strategies at scale. ...(read more)

Alibaba Announces Smart Mobility Initiatives with Partners - Virtualization Information - Thu, 09/20/2018 - 08:58
Alibaba Group Holding Limited announced today a series of smart mobility initiatives in partnership with auto brands and technology service providers. The announcement was made during The Cloud Computing Conference, the company's largest technology showcase, held over four days in Hangzhou, Alibaba's home base....(read more)

Webinar: Towards near-zero data loss. What you need to get right. - Virtualization Information - Thu, 09/20/2018 - 08:30
So how disaster-prepared are you? Here's why joining this webinar session is one of the top things you should prioritize as October nears....(read more)

VMworld 2018 Predictions and Futures: Episode One with Commvault, ThinPrint, Paessler and Bitdefender - Virtualization Information - Thu, 09/20/2018 - 08:25
While at VMworld 2018, VMblog interviewed industry experts from a number of different vendors on the show floor to find out where they see the market headed in the coming years. In Episode One, we speak with Commvault, ThinPrint, Paessler and Bitdefender....(read more)

User Experience Best Practices for Capturing Consent Post-GDPR - Virtualization Information - Thu, 09/20/2018 - 08:18
The EU's General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR, is an unprecedented new data protection law that imposes compliance with stricter privacy rules, giving individuals greater control over their personal data. ...(read more)

US Signal and Cloudflare Collaborate for DDoS Protection - Virtualization Information - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 14:35
Today, it was announced that US Signal and Cloudflare have launched a fully managed and customizable distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) protection service to market. ...(read more)

Cavirin Delivers Breakthrough Resource Visibility and Security Posture Intelligence for Hybrid Cloud Infrastructures - Virtualization Information - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 14:32
Cavirin Systems, Inc., the only company providing risk, cybersecurity and compliance posture for the enterprise hybrid cloud, today announced the general availability of its Summer 2018 CyberPosture Intelligence release. ...(read more)

Webinar: Parallels RAS & AppsAnywhere October 17 - Virtualization Information - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 12:23
Parallels RAS & AppsAnywhere integration enables education organizations to seamlessly deliver Windows applications to non-windows devices at an affordable cost....(read more)

HyperGrid's HyperCloud Analytics Now Available on AWS Marketplace - Virtualization Information - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 11:55
HyperGrid, the market leader in Hybrid Cloud Management (HCM), announced today that its HyperCloud Analytics module is now available on the AWS Marketplace....(read more)