Channel Partners Accelerate Move to Cloud-Based Desktops with Liquidware Solutions Stack - Virtualization Information - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 16:24
Liquidware, a leading provider of platform-agnostic end-user computing solutions, today announced that partners are utilizing Liquidware solutions to move their customers to Amazon, Citrix, and VMware cloud-based desktops as a service (DaaS). The announcement took place at this week's Citrix Summit (Liquidware booth #406). ...(read more)

WSM International Achieves Advanced Status in Amazon Web Services Partner Network - Virtualization Information - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 16:03
WSM International, a leader in cloud adoption and migration services, has achieved the Advanced status in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN) by meeting or surpassing requirements with more than 40 certifications, significant business related to AWS and customer references demonstrating satisfaction. ...(read more)

SolarWinds Acquires Loggly, Strengthens Portfolio of Cloud Offerings - Virtualization Information - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 15:58
SolarWinds , a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced it has completed the acquisition of Loggly, Inc., a provider of cloud-based log monitoring and log analytics software. With the transaction, the company also will add to its team of world-class software engineering talent....(read more)

HPE, PTC, and Wind River Join Effort to Speed IoT Software Purchasing - Virtualization Information - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 15:52
Three of the biggest software vendors in IoT - HPE, PTC, and Wind River (Intel) - have agreed to join the IoT M2M Council's (IMC) fledgling template RFP Program for IoT Software Platforms, which will be presented at the IMC's conference at CES....(read more)

Apcela Secures Additional Capital and Appoints Jack Dziak as President and COO - Virtualization Information - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 15:49
Apcela, the high-performance application delivery company, announced today that it has closed additional funding from existing investor Claritas Capital and appointed Jack Dziak as President and COO. This move further accelerates the company's product development, strengthens operations, and builds on the company's sales and marketing momentum. ...(read more)

SolarWinds MSP Announces Availability of SolarWinds N-central Mobile App on iOS and Android Devices - Virtualization Information - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 11:16
SolarWinds MSP, a global leader in delivering comprehensive, scalable IT service management solutions to IT solution providers and MSPs, today announced its SolarWinds N-central Mobile app is now available on iOS and Android devices, allowing users to manage their dashboards, review alerts, and launch scripts at any time from their smartphone or tablet....(read more)

StorMagic SvSAN Eliminates Unplanned Downtime for Leading Caribbean Leisure and Resort Firm - Virtualization Information - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 10:21
StorMagic, simplifying storage for edge computing, worked with The Maho Group, the Caribbean's leading leisure, real estate, gaming and resort company, to ensure access to mission critical business applications in the face of regular power outages on the small island nation of St. Maarten....(read more)

Toshiba Unveils Microsoft Azure IoT Certified Intelligent Edge Device - Virtualization Information - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 10:20
Toshiba Client Solutions Co., Ltd. today announced dynaEdge a high-performance Windows 10 based mobile edge computing device that is certified for Microsoft Azure IoT services to provide a next-generation Intelligent Cloud and Intelligent Edge platform....(read more)

Cyxtera To Acquire Immunity Inc. - Virtualization Information - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 09:39
Cyxtera Technologies, the secure infrastructure company, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held Immunity Inc....(read more)

Mirantis 2018 Predictions: Containers will Drive Massive Shift in How Companies do Business - Virtualization Information - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 09:10
As tempting as it is to think that technology, and especially cloud technology, has been moving really fast for the past few years, this past year has seen some pretty massive changes that are going to pay off in 2018. Specifically, the move to containers will enable some massive shifts in how companies do business, and the open source community in general, which becomes so much more important, will see a major new organizational model come into play....(read more)

Dyadic 2018 Predictions: How Public Privacy Will Highlight a Need for Security in App Development - Virtualization Information - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 09:02
This past year has been plagued by data breaches and scams that stole the headlines - Equifax, Uber and PayPal, for example. Although 2018 will see its fair share of breaches, the most newsworthy stories will be the security concerns that touch the daily lives of the general public. Privacy legislation and IoT devices topped the charts in 2017 and will continue to do so in 2018 making it even more important to readdress how we deal with security from the start....(read more)

Twistlock 2018 Predictions: Security as A Primary Focus - Virtualization Information - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 08:46
From political scandals to the Equifax breach and WannaCry hack, no industry was left unscathed from hackers on a mission in 2017. It's no doubt that security was top of mind for all organizations this year - if it wasn't already. In 2018, companies will rethink their security strategy and implement new tactics and measures in order to better protect themselves. There are many ways this will happen, but my bet is machine learning will have a stronger role in security tools, while IT teams shift their focus to better manage automated systems....(read more)

Stratodesk 2018 Predictions: Thin Client Manufacturers will feel the swell caused by the Raspberry Pi - Virtualization Information - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 08:39
The VDI landscape is more or less in a constant state of flux. From lowering PC costs to new technology that makes thin clients more accessible to the enterprise market, it can be hard to decode its future. ...(read more)

QAD 2018 Predictions: Information Security Becomes a Key Reason to Move Mission-Critical Apps to Cloud - Virtualization Information - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 08:31
In the early days of the cloud, potential cloud app (SaaS) buyers were frightened of deploying to cloud due to the perception that cloud had weak information security. Companies preferred the familiarity and comfort of running their own data centers, including managing their own on-premise security, particularly for mission-critical applications like ERP that manage "source of truth" and sensitive data. ...(read more)

SAVO Group 2018 Predictions: More Data Demand and Continued Consolidation - Virtualization Information - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 08:22
It has been a notable year for sales enablement software - with improvements from more personalized and predictive user interfaces to an emphasis on data analytics for more informed decision-making. Meanwhile, enterprise organizations are shifting to a workforce consisting largely of millennials, meaning cutting-edge technology is at a premium. In short, our industry must be agile enough to make the many changes the market will demand in 2018. ...(read more)

Blue Medora 2018 Predictions: VMware Enables the Enterprise to Finally Embrace Real-Time Data - Virtualization Information - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 08:17
At VMWorld Europe in September we (Blue Medora) were excited to announce the Blue Medora True Visibility Suite for VMware's Wavefront. The suite extends real-time analytical capabilities across the enterprise IT stack, offering insight into applications, data tier, infrastructure and even hardware. It follows VMWare's acquisition of Wavefront earlier in the year. ...(read more)

ALSO launches partnership with Scale Computing across Europe - Virtualization Information - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 08:14
ALSO is teaming up with Scale Computing, a market-leading provider of integrated storage, server, and virtualisation software solutions. ALSO will integrate Scale's HC3 software with Lenovo servers to expand the use of hyper-converged solutions across Europe. ...(read more)

Win a Tesla Model 3: IGEL 30-Minute Demo - Virtualization Information - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 14:19
Time's almost up to enter for a chance to win a Tesla Model 3 from IGEL! The name of the winner will be drawn on January 18, 2018 at the IGEL DISRUPT End User Computing event in Bremen, Germany. ...(read more)

WhiteHat Security Launches SAST Solution for Microservices - Virtualization Information - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 14:15
WhiteHat Security, the leading application security provider committed to securing digital business, today announced the addition of Sentinel Source for Microservices to its portfolio of static application security testing (SAST) services. The new solution is ideal for organizations that have adopted - or are in the process of adopting - a microservices-based architecture. ...(read more)

Webinar: Best Practices for Troubleshooting Slow Citrix Logon and Ensuring Excellent User Experience - Virtualization Information - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 13:38
Join this live webinar by John Worthington, Director of Product Marketing for eG Innovations, to learn some best practices for easily diagnosing and troubleshooting Citrix logon problems. ...(read more)