NetApp Acquires StackPointCloud - Virtualization Information - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 10:20
NetApp announced it acquired StackPointCloud, a leader in multi-cloud Kubernetes as-a-service and a contributor to the Kubernetes project....(read more)

Hybrid and Dedicated Clouds to Help Drive Massive Growth for Machine Learning Projects Over Next Two Years - Virtualization Information - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 10:17
Machine learning (ML) is poised for explosive growth over the next two years with an increasing number of projects moving into production by 2020, based on a recent survey of more than 344 technology and IT professionals titled "The Future of Machine Learning," conducted by technology marketing organization, Dimensional Research. ...(read more)

ParallelsRAS Webinar: Streamline the Deployment & Management of Windows Desktops with VDI - Virtualization Information - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 09:55
VDI solutions offer several benefits to organizations, including improved security, centralized desktop management, and reduced IT overhead. ...(read more)

SignalFx Expands Award-winning Cloud Monitoring Service to Provide Data Locality in Europe - Virtualization Information - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 09:52
SignalFx announced the immediate availability of a new EU Region, a new production deployment of its award-winning service hosted in Ireland....(read more)

MapR and Deloitte Announce Strategic Alliance to Modernize Analytics and Speed AI Success - Virtualization Information - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 09:48
MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the industry's leading data platform for Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Analytics, today announced a formal alliance with Deloitte Consulting LLP centered around analytics and AI solutions....(read more)

ManageEngine Strengthens Endpoint Security with the Launch of Browser Security Plus - Virtualization Information - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 09:43
ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today announced its launch of Browser Security Plus, a browser management solution that helps organizations secure their corporate data in the cloud and protect their networks from web-based cyberattacks....(read more)

Mambu Extends Capacity with Integration Platform as a Service - Virtualization Information - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 09:41
Mambu, the SaaS banking engine powering modern digital financial services, today announced the launch of Mambu Process Orchestrator (MPO)....(read more)

Gemalto and R3 Pilot Blockchain Technology to Put Users in Control of Their Digital ID - Virtualization Information - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 09:36
Who are you, and can you prove it? The new Gemalto Trust ID Network enables users to give digital service providers fully verified and secured answers to these simple yet critical questions. ...(read more)

DXC Technology Launches Analytics Migration Factory to Accelerate Global Client Workload Migration to Microsoft Azure - Virtualization Information - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 09:32
Recognizing the rapidly growing need for global enterprise clients to accelerate the migration of data and analytics to the cloud, DXC Technology today announced the industry's first Analytics Migration Factory for Microsoft Azure....(read more)

Scale Computing and APC by Schneider Electric Launch 'Micro Data Center in a Box' - Virtualization Information - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 08:38
Scale Computing has partnered with APC by Schneider Electric to deliver a Micro Data Center in a Box solution. ...(read more)

VMblog's Expert Interviews: SolarWinds Talks #ITProDay Celebration and Survey Results - Virtualization Information - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 08:35
SolarWinds recently announced the results from its latest annual survey which also happens to support IT Professionals Day, which is observed on the third Tuesday of every September (which happens to be today, September 18, 2018), emphasizing appreciation for IT professionals. To dig into both, VMblog reached out to and spoke with SolarWinds Head Geek, Patrick Hubbard. ...(read more)

VMware vSphere Bolsters Security with vSphere Platinum and AppDefense - Virtualization Information - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 08:33
For IT administrators looking to strengthen security for applications in hybrid cloud environments, VMware may have an offering for you. During VMworld 2018, the company's annual virtualization and cloud event, VMware unveiled its vSphere Platinum Edition, a new (and more expensive) version of its cloud computing and virtualization platform that bakes in additional security enhancements. ...(read more)

Citrix Announced General Availability of XenServer 7.6 - Adds Thin Provisioning and Networking SR-IOV - Virtualization Information - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 08:26
Citrix announced general availability of XenServer 7.6, the latest release for those following the Current Release model. ...(read more)

Quest Enhances KACE Systems Management Appliance to Meet Demands of Fast-Growing Endpoint Environments - Virtualization Information - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 15:23
Quest Software, a global systems management, data protection and security software provider, today announced the general availability of KACE Systems Management Appliance (SMA) 9.0, a comprehensive, multi-platform endpoint and asset management solution that helps businesses proactively provision, manage, secure and service their growing endpoint environments. ...(read more)

National IT Professionals Day: Top Tech Experts Weigh In - Virtualization Information - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 14:52
September 18th is National IT Professionals Day, a day focused on recognizing the challenges IT professionals face on a daily basis, and a chance to show appreciation for the professionals that play a vital role in keeping today's businesses functioning smoothly. ...(read more)

Cloudability Achieves Amazon Web Services Cloud Management Tools Competency Status - Virtualization Information - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 11:34
Cloudability, a leader in continuous cloud spend optimization, today announced it has achieved Amazon Web Service (AWS) Cloud Management Tools Competency status. ...(read more)

Unlock the Power of Continuous Testing While You "Build, Ship, and Run" with Native Docker Support in SoapUI Pro - Virtualization Information - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 11:22
SmartBear, the leader in software quality tools for teams, today announced the release of SoapUI Pro 2.5, the latest update of the world's most popular testing platform for REST and SOAP APIs. ...(read more)

5nine Announces Major Platform Enhancements to Help Microsoft Hybrid Cloud Users Strengthen Their Cloud Infrastructure - Virtualization Information - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 10:58
5nine, a provider of security and management solutions for the Microsoft Cloud, today announced major enhancements to its 5nine Unified platform, the first hybrid cloud management and security platform that unifies the critical functions of system monitoring, management, backup and recovery, security and migration into one seamless interface....(read more)

We're Going to See a Shift Away From MSPs: Here's Why - Virtualization Information - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 10:16
Indeed, MSPs offer numerous advantages to their clients, such as ongoing off-site maintenance subscription plans that facilitate scalability. However, factors indicate a future shift away from MSPs as more customers opt for hybrid services. ...(read more)

Webinar: How to Avoid Disasters via Software-Defined Storage Replication & Site Recovery - Virtualization Information - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 08:27
Shifting weather patterns across the globe force us to re-evaluate data protection practices in locations we once thought immune from hurricanes, flooding and other natural disasters. ...(read more)