Spiceworks Study: Aging IT Infrastructure Drives IT Budget Increases in 2019 - Virtualization Information - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 10:41
Spiceworks today announced its annual 2019 State of IT Budgets report that examines technology investments in organizations across North America and Europe. The results show 89 percent of companies expect their IT budgets to grow or remain flat in 2019. Although factors driving budget increases vary significantly by company size, 64 percent of those planning to increase budgets are doing so to upgrade outdated IT infrastructure....(read more)

Pulumi's Cloud Native SDK Lets Teams Easily Define and Deliver Cloud Native Infrastructure as Code for Kubernetes in Any Cloud Using Real Languages - Virtualization Information - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 10:39
Pulumi Corporation today announced the availability of its Cloud Native SDK for Kubernetes enabling a code-based approach to creating, deploying and managing applications across clouds including Microsoft AKS, Amazon EKS, and Google GKE, in addition to on-premises and hybrid environments....(read more)

Baffle Awarded Patent for Untrusted Computation Enabling the Holy Grail of Encryption - Virtualization Information - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 10:37
Baffle, an advanced data protection company, today announced the United States Patent and Trademark Office awarded the company a patent for its innovative and unique approach to processing data on untrusted computers. The patent is titled "Systems and Processes for Executing Private Programs on Untrusted Computers."...(read more)

Empirix and MetTel Join Forces to Provide End-to-End Visibility for the MetTel Cloud Network - Virtualization Information - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 10:36
Empirix, a leading global provider of testing and assurance solutions, and MetTel, a communications and digital transformation leader, announced that they will join forces to provide end-to-end visibility for the MetTel cloud network to improve the communications experience of voice customers....(read more)

Alibaba to Showcase Latest Technology at Flagship Event - Virtualization Information - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 10:34
The Computing Conference 2018, Alibaba's annual flagship event, will showcase an array of cutting-edge technology from the company and its partners from September 19 to 22....(read more)

MapR and Waterline Data Collaborate on Data Catalog for Machine Learning-Driven AI and Analytics - Virtualization Information - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 10:32
MapR Technologies, Inc., the industry's leading data platform for AI and Analytics, announced today at Strata Data Conference the availability of a Machine Learning-based (ML) data catalog with the MapR Data Platform. ...(read more)

Endpoint Security Identified as Weak Spot in Cybersecurity Strategy and Top Goal for Security Professionals - Virtualization Information - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 10:30
Ericom Software, a global leader in securing and connecting the unified digital workspace, today announced the results of a survey of IT security professionals about the current state of cybersecurity at their respective organizations....(read more)

OneLogin and Netskope Partnering to Expand Cloud Security for Enterprises - Virtualization Information - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 10:28
OneLogin, the industry leader in Unified Access Management, today announced an enhanced integration and partnership with Netskope cloud security to implement adaptive security across SaaS, IaaS, and web environments. The joint solution provides Enterprises with a more powerful cloud-native approach to manage and protect corporate cloud services....(read more)

Dataiku Paves the Path to Enterprise AI With New Release - Virtualization Information - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 10:27
Dataiku, recognized as a leading global innovator in data science and advanced analytics, has unveiled Dataiku 5, a new, major upgrade to their software platform that gives data teams the power to build and deploy enterprise AI solutions at scale....(read more)

Sysdig Closes $68.5 Million in Series D Funding to Enable Enterprises to Secure and Monitor Containers and Cloud-Native Applications - Virtualization Information - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 10:23
Sysdig, Inc., the cloud-native intelligence company, today announced it raised $68.5 million in series D funding, led by Insight Venture Partners, with participation from previous investors, Bain Capital Ventures and Accel. This round of funding brings Sysdig's total funding to date to $121.5 million....(read more)

Veeam and Lenovo Partner to Deliver Intelligent Data Management for Lenovo Software-Defined Infrastructure and SAN Solutions - Virtualization Information - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 10:20
Veeam Software, the leader in Intelligent Data Management for the Hyper-Available Enterprise, today announced a new global partnership with Lenovo, a Fortune 500 company and global technology leader in driving Intelligent Transformation through smart infrastructure, software and solutions that solve real-world business problems. ...(read more)

How #Blockchain and Law Can Work Together - Virtualization Information - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 09:53
One of the core functions of blockchain is doing away with the need for intermediaries. This, along with the evolution of smart contracts, has led to speculation that there will be no need for lawyers in peer-to-peer transactions. It's almost inevitable that converging blockchain and law will, in some cases, mean that the role of lawyers as intermediaries will be reduced. However, there are also plenty of examples where lawyers themselves can make use of blockchain. Here, we look at various examples of how blockchain can apply to the legal profession....(read more)

SolarWinds Bolsters its Head Geek Team with Industry Expert - Virtualization Information - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 09:34
Today, SolarWinds - a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software - introduced Sascha Giese as the newest member of the company's Head Geek team. Giese is currently based in the SolarWinds' Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) headquarters in Cork, Ireland. ...(read more)

HyperGrid Closes $25M Series C Round - Virtualization Information - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 09:19
HyperGrid, the market leader in Hybrid Cloud Management (HCM), today announced the closing of a $25M Series C round of funding co-led by new investor, HighBar Partners and current investor Atlantic Bridge Capital, and participated in by current investors Acero Capital. The new round will be used to drive product development, expand the global reach for its flagship cloud management solution, HyperCloud and support the Company's growing base of enterprise and managed service provider customers....(read more)

Opengear Releases NetOps Automation Platform to Deliver Vendor-Neutral Network Provisioning, Remote Configuration, and Out-of-Band Access - Virtualization Information - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 09:05
Opengear announced the general availability of the Opengear NetOps Automation platform. Today's release provides enterprises with a complete and centralized management solution for achieving vendor-neutral automation of NetOps workflows....(read more)

Free In-Depth Kubernetes Guide - Virtualization Information - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 08:51
This guide was written to uncover the benefits of Kubernetes and to showcase its features. ...(read more)

Sinequa Teams with Infosys to Enable Information-Driven Organizations - Virtualization Information - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 08:13
Sinequa and Infosys recently announced a partnership to deliver cognitive search and analytics solutions to propel large organizations to become information-driven. This partnership offers joint customers a holistic solution that automatically extracts relevant insights from diverse enterprise datasets for users within a specific work context. ...(read more)

New O'Reilly Book Released on AI and Analytics in Production Authored by Industry Experts From MapR - Virtualization Information - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 17:17
MapR Technologies, Inc. announced today at Strata Data Conference the release of a new book, AI and Analytics in Production, written for a wide audience of C-level execs (CIO, CTO, CDO), business team leaders, architects, system administrators, data engineers and data scientists....(read more)

Tango Networks Brings Industry's First Cloud-Powered Enterprise Mobility Solution to North America - Virtualization Information - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 17:15
Tango Networks today announced that Kinetic Cloud, the industry's first cloud-powered enterprise mobility enablement solution, is now available in North America....(read more)

Alibaba Cloud and myDevices Partner to Launch Turnkey IoT Solutions in China - Virtualization Information - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 14:22
myDevices announced the availability of turnkey Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, in partnership with the IoT Business Unit of Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group....(read more)