PacketFabric Offers Connectivity to IBM Cloud - Virtualization Information - Tue, 03/06/2018 - 08:36
PacketFabric, the highly scalable Connectivity-as-a-Service (CaaS) platform and a member of the NantWorks ecosystem of companies, today announces that it now offers direct access to IBM Cloud. ...(read more)

Kaminario and Commvault Join Forces to Accelerate and Automate Operational Backup and Recovery and Ensure Business Continuity - Virtualization Information - Tue, 03/06/2018 - 08:31
Kaminario announced the integration of the Kaminario Composable Data Platform with Commvault's IntelliSnap snapshot technology to automate application-consistent data protection and copy data management workflows with the power of all-flash....(read more)

MapR Extends Data Fabric for Kubernetes - Virtualization Information - Tue, 03/06/2018 - 08:29
MapR Technologies announced it has extended advanced containers integration into the MapR Converged Data Platform which provides persistent storage for containers and enables the deployment of stateful containerized applications. Now stateful applications can easily be deployed in containers for production use cases, machine learning pipelines and multi-tenant use case. ...(read more)

Commvault Joins Hewlett Packard Enterprise Complete, Simplifying Purchases of Commvault Software for Enterprise Customers - Virtualization Information - Mon, 03/05/2018 - 12:39
Commvault, a global leader in enterprise backup, recovery, archive and the cloud, today announced that it has joined Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) Complete, a one-stop shop for validated HPE and third-party partner end-to-end infrastructure solutions. Through the reseller program, HPE and its global network partners will now be able to sell Commvault's powerful portfolio of data protection software, including the Commvault Data Platform, fully integrated with HPE Storage products. ...(read more)

New Tools Offer Insight into Critical Application Failures and Expedite Fixes - Virtualization Information - Mon, 03/05/2018 - 12:33
Sauce Labs, Inc., provider of the world's largest cloud-based platform for continuous testing of web and mobile applications, today unveiled its Continuous Testing Cloud to deliver high quality applications more efficiently. ...(read more)

SailPoint Provides Customers the Freedom of Choice in Identity Governance Deployment: SaaS, Public Cloud, Data Center, or Managed Service - Virtualization Information - Mon, 03/05/2018 - 11:21
SailPoint unveiled the company's comprehensive delivery strategy that provides customers with deployment options for their identity governance platform, spanning: software-as-a-service, in the public cloud, in their own data center or from a managed service provider. SailPoint is the first and only vendor to offer a comprehensive identity governance platform while providing customers with the freedom to choose the deployment option that best suits their needs. ...(read more)

VMware Helps Healthcare Organizations Transform the Cost, Quality and Delivery of Patient Care - Virtualization Information - Mon, 03/05/2018 - 11:20
Today at HIMSS Conference & Exhibition 2018, VMware, Inc., a leading innovator in enterprise software, highlighted several healthcare customers who are partnering with the company to transform the business and the practice of delivering patient care. Additionally, VMware will be honored at the Best in KLAS Awards reception at HIMSS and will take home top honors in the Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) and Mobile Device Management (MDM) software categories. ...(read more)

Liquidware Joins Citrix in the Citrix Ready Pavilion at HIMSS 18 to Showcase Workspace Environment Essentials - Virtualization Information - Mon, 03/05/2018 - 11:18
Liquidware, a leading third party provider of platform agnostic end-user computing solutions, announced today that it will demonstrate its independent workspace environment management suite that works across virtual and physical desktops. Liquidware can be found in the Citrix Ready Pavilion - booth number 12332 - at HIMSS 18, taking place March 5th - 9th, 2018. ...(read more)

Webinar: Citrix #XenApp & #XenDesktop 7.x Migration Trends - 2018 Survey Analysis - Virtualization Information - Fri, 03/02/2018 - 12:30
Join eG Innovations and get expert feedback and analysis of the migration trends and take away useful tips for successful and seamless upgrade to Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.x! ...(read more)

VMware Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2018 Results - Virtualization Information - Fri, 03/02/2018 - 10:20
VMware announced financial results for the fourth quarter and full fiscal year 2018: ...(read more)

Nutanix Announces Intent to Acquire Minjar - Virtualization Information - Fri, 03/02/2018 - 09:14
Nutanix, Inc. announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Minjar, Inc. ("Minjar"), the maker of Botmetric, a service that provides customers with unified cost control and enhanced visibility into their workloads running in public clouds. Botmetric, along with Minjar's other cloud solutions SmartAssist Assurance and SmartAssist Managed Cloud, help enterprises embrace the cloud effectively and optimize their multi-cloud environments for performance and cost. ...(read more)

Stratodesk and Imprivata Partnership Brings Security and Convenience to Healthcare VDI - Virtualization Information - Fri, 03/02/2018 - 09:07
Stratodesk has announced an updated, feature-complete integration with Imprivata OneSign. NoTouch enables users to leverage the power of Imprivata OneSign to access workstations and applications by simply tapping their proximity badges, scanning their fingerprints, swiping their smart cards, or using a wide array of additional authentication modalities....(read more)

Unitrends Extends Cloud Backup Solutions with Spanning Partnership - Virtualization Information - Fri, 03/02/2018 - 09:03
Unitrends announced expanded cloud backup solutions for Microsoft Office 365, Google G Suite, and Salesforce through a new technology partnership with Spanning Cloud Apps. This key partnership between two leaders in cloud backup will enable customers to protect critical software-as-as-service (SaaS) data without slowing performance or overburdening their IT staff. ...(read more)

Zenoss Announces Expansion Into Indian Market - Virtualization Information - Fri, 03/02/2018 - 08:59
Zenoss Inc., the leader in software-defined IT operations, today announced a strategic expansion into the infrastructure operations management market in India through a key partnership with StridesIT, a provider of technology infrastructure management solutions and services based in India....(read more)

Dropbox and Google Cloud Partner to Deliver Cross-Platform Integrations - Virtualization Information - Thu, 03/01/2018 - 15:17
Dropbox today announced a partnership with Google Cloud to deliver a more unified home for work. Working with Google Cloud, Dropbox plans to develop a series of cross-platform integrations that connect G Suite cloud productivity tools and content (Gmail, Docs, Sheets, Slides, Hangouts) with its global collaboration platform. These integrations will be made accessible for all Dropbox users. As a result: ...(read more)

World Wide Technology Launches New Managed Services Offering - Virtualization Information - Thu, 03/01/2018 - 15:15
World Wide Technology (WWT), a market-leading technology solution provider, today announced a new managed services offering for software-defined wide-area network (SD-WAN). Branch of the Future, a World Wide Technology Managed Service, helps enterprises innovate and respond to change by simplifying their network operations....(read more)

Wipro Expands Live Workspace Suite of Offerings to Support Apple Devices - Virtualization Information - Thu, 03/01/2018 - 10:13
Wipro announced the expansion of its Live Workspace suite of offerings, providing enterprises with an anywhere, anytime, any device digital workplace. This will allow enterprises to offer their employees a choice when deciding which tools enable them to be more productive, creative and collaborative....(read more)

Ericsson to Automate Cloud Execution Environment (CEE) for NTT DOCOMO - Virtualization Information - Thu, 03/01/2018 - 10:08
Ericsson has been selected by NTT DOCOMO, INC. to automate the deployment of Ericsson's virtual infrastructure manager (VIM) solution, Ericsson Cloud Execution Environment (CEE) based on OpenStack, at commercial sites in Japan. The deployment will rapidly improve installation, sanity testing, and deployment times for Network Functions Virtualization Infrastructure (NFVi). ...(read more)

Off to the Races: The 4 Coins Competing for Crypto's Top Spot - Virtualization Information - Thu, 03/01/2018 - 09:42
To date, there are well over 1000 cryptocurrencies in the market attempting to change every industry from bananas to finance. However, a few coins have consistently been on top in a race to be named the world's number one cryptocurrency. This article will analyze some of the competitors and outline why they have the potential to be number one....(read more)

Survey: 46 Percent of Organizations Fail to Change #Security Strategy After a #CyberAttack - Virtualization Information - Thu, 03/01/2018 - 08:39
According to the CyberArk Global Advanced Threat Landscape Report 2018, nearly half (46 percent) of IT security professionals rarely change their security strategy substantially - even after experiencing a cyber attack. This level of cyber security inertia and failure to learn from past incidents puts sensitive data, infrastructure and assets at risk. ...(read more)