VMblog's Expert Interviews: CTERA Talks New HC Series Edge Filers and Providing Secure File Services from Edge to Cloud - Virtualization Information - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 09:29
Today, CTERA Networks introduced a powerful new enterprise cloud storage gateway. The new CTERA Edge Filer family is said to offer new levels of capacity and performance for demanding branch IT environments. To better understand what the company announced, I went straight to the source and spoke with Sabo Taylor Diab, VP Marketing at CTERA Networks. ...(read more)

Webinar: Vembu Backup Support for VMware vSphere 6.7 - Virtualization Information - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 09:12
Join this Vembu Technologies webinar where they will walk you through the release of their latest update, Vembu BDR Suite 3.9.1 Update 1, which officially supports backing up of VMware vSphere 6.7....(read more)

Pulse Secure Extends Secure Access Capabilities for Microsoft Azure - Virtualization Information - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 09:05
Pulse Secure, the leading provider of Secure Access solutions to both enterprises and service providers, today announced an enhancement to its hybrid IT strategy allowing enterprises to flexibly deploy and uniformly manage physical, virtual and cloud-based Pulse Secure Appliances (PSA) now certified for Microsoft Azure and available in the Azure marketplace. ...(read more)

Google Offers Beta Availability of Sole-Tenant Nodes - Virtualization Information - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 09:01
While making a move that shows it's committed to improving cloud technologies for customers, Google recently announced beta versions of sole-tenant nodes for companies using virtual machines. The virtual machines are also known as instances, and companies typically have to share physical servers for their virtual machines. ...(read more)

Stratus Solutions Releases for Cloud Governance - Virtualization Information - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 19:23
Stratus Solutions, an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Advanced Consulting Partner, today announced the general availability of in conjunction with the AWS Public Sector Summit in Washington D.C. helps organizations efficiently manage their cloud use at scale by delivering visibility and automating control across accounts, budget, and compliance....(read more)

TuSimple Selects WekaIO for Autonomous Fleet Vehicle Machine Learning Training - Virtualization Information - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 17:04
WekaIO, the innovation leader in high-performance, scalable file storage for AI and technical compute applications, announced that TuSimple, a leader in autonomous truck technology, has selected the WekaIO Matrix HPC storage system to provide flash-based parallel file storage capabilities to accelerate its deep neural network (DNN) machine learning training. Matrix is the fastest, most scalable parallel file system for data intensive workloads. ...(read more)

Juniper Networks Unveils 5G- and IoT-Ready Routing Platform to Unlock Service-Creation Opportunities - Virtualization Information - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 16:59
Juniper Networks announced its new MX Series 5G Universal Routing Platform along with several software innovations to provide the needed programmability, performance and flexibility for rapid service deployment in the cloud economy now and for years to come....(read more)

BrowserStack Announces its Open Source Program to Drive Community Innovation - Virtualization Information - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 16:30
BrowserStack announced its enhanced open source program, offering free testing of open source software on the BrowserStack Real Device Cloud. BrowserStack is doubling down on its support for open source projects with full and unlimited access to the BrowserStack platform and its capabilities. The goal is to empower open source developers with the tools and infrastructure necessary to test with speed, accuracy and scale. ...(read more)

Anaconda Reveals Results of First 'State of Data Science' Survey - Virtualization Information - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 16:20
Anaconda, Inc. announced the results of its State of Data Science survey, revealing key trends in data science and machine learning within the Anaconda community. The survey, which ran from March 22 to April 30, 2018, resulted in 4,218 responses with a 100% survey completion rate. The majority of respondents were students (26%), followed by data scientists (16%), academics (15%) and software developers (15%). ...(read more)

Versa Networks Strengthens Position Achieving a Key Milestone with 150,000 Contracted Licenses - Virtualization Information - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 14:36
Versa Networks, a leading innovator of next-generation software-based networking and security solutions, is continuing to accelerate its momentum as a leader in the software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN), SD-Security and SD-Branch market, garnering more than 150,000 contracted licenses worldwide to-date....(read more)

Blockchain: Transforming the Future of Data Storage - Virtualization Information - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 13:00
Most technology professionals recognize that the future of blockchain goes far beyond cryptocurrency. The technology has many more potential, valuable applications in financial services, the supply chain, and many other industries. ...(read more)

The Industrial Internet Consortium Publishes Edge Computing in IIoT White Paper - Virtualization Information - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 11:47
The Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC), the world's leading organization transforming business and society by accelerating the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), announced the publication of the IIC Introduction to Edge Computing in IIoT white paper. The paper provides practical guidance on edge computing, architectures and the building blocks necessary for edge computing implementations. The IIC is also planning to release an Edge Computing Technical Report that will contain in-depth technical information in the coming months. ...(read more)

Hortonworks Data Platform 3.0 Enables Containerization and Deep Learning Workloads - Virtualization Information - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 11:45
Hortonworks, Inc., a leading provider of global data management solutions, today announced Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) 3.0, which delivers significant new enterprise features including containerization for faster and easier deployment of applications, and increased developer productivity. The new version of HDP enables customers to more quickly, reliably and securely get value from their data at scale to drive business transformation. ...(read more)

Pulumi Launches Cloud Development Platform to Help Teams Get Code to the Cloud Faster - Virtualization Information - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 11:42
Pulumi Corporation today announced the launch of Pulumi, a platform for cloud software development. Pulumi is designed for developers and DevOps teams to build and manage cloud native software that uses containers, serverless functions, APIs, and infrastructure, using one consistent approach....(read more)

Cohesity Demonstrates Joint Solution With HPE at HPE Discover 2018 in Las Vegas Booth #140 - Virtualization Information - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 11:38
Cohesity will show how organizations can stay competitive by simplifying their secondary data infrastructure and making data more productive using a joint solution with HPE, during a session at HPE Discover 2018 in Las Vegas....(read more)

4 Essential Steps to Protect Your Company's Data - Virtualization Information - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 11:30
To avoid these types of losses and the risk of your business being disrupted, it's vital to implement a sound cybersecurity policy. Here are four essential steps to safeguard your company's data....(read more)

How to Share Files on Your Computer with a Virtual Machine - Virtualization Information - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 08:20
Virtual machines are remote containers, meaning the visitor operating system does not have access to the computer's file system. You will therefore need to configure the public files in a program like VMware or Virtual Box to share files....(read more)

As the World Cup kicks off, here are 10 lessons IT teams can learn from the teams on the field - Virtualization Information - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 11:02
As the world's attention turns to the FIFA 2018 World Cup, what can IT teams learn from the World Cup? We spoke to ten leading IT professionals to get their thoughts....(read more)

Tintri Reports Preliminary First Quarter Fiscal 2019 Financial Results and Provides Liquidity and Business Update - Virtualization Information - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 10:17
Tintri, Inc., a leading provider of enterprise cloud platforms, today reported its preliminary results for its first quarter fiscal 2019 which ended on April 30, 2018, and provided a liquidity and business update. These preliminary financial results are based on current information and are subject to revision upon finalization of the company's accounting and financial reporting procedures and completion of the quarterly review....(read more)

Synology Announced the Release of Two New Active Backup Applications - Virtualization Information - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 10:08
Two new backup applications were announced by Synology as part of its Active Backup suite of packages: the official version of Active Backup for Office 365 that supports SaaS cloud backup, and the beta version of Active Backup for Business that provides data availability for workloads in physical and virtual environments. ...(read more)