BIGIT DiVERSE 2018 - Digital Marketing Reloaded - Virtualization Information - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 10:14
BIGIT is at it again, revolutionizing and igniting Technological Innovation in the Industry. This time, the new and improved digital marketing conference from BIGIT has evolved as BIGIT DIVERSE. DIVERSE as in DIgital uniVERSE where they provide equipments and platforms to Hunt in the Universe of Digital Variety....(read more)

WP Engine Secures Strategic Growth Investment from Silver Lake and Surpasses $100M in Annual Recurring Revenue - Virtualization Information - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 09:57
WP Engine, the world's leading WordPress Digital Experience Platform, announced today a $250 million investment from Silver Lake, the global leader in technology investing, and the company's achievement of more than $100 million in annual recurring revenue with over 75,000 customers globally, up 30 percent year-over-year....(read more)

AI and the Future of Networking - Virtualization Information - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 09:26
As more and more devices come online, IT professionals working to maintain high-performing, secure networks will come to rely on the help of artificial intelligence technologies....(read more)

Datadog 2018 Predictions: The Year of Context - Virtualization Information - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 09:08
The term "observability" became a buzzword in 2017, perhaps due in part to its ambiguous definition in the world of IT Operations. But observing computer systems is a solved problem. Observability was a problem 10 years ago when Datadog, Prometheus, and so many other tools didn't exist, but today the monitoring market is full of options and most systems can easily produce a deluge of data. The problem in 2017 wasn't observability, but scalability to consume all of that data. ...(read more)

Druva 2018 Predictions: Moving to Cloud and Data Management as a Service - Virtualization Information - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 09:01
The cloud is becoming a dominant platform for application deployment and delivery, as well as for hosting business data. As more companies start adopting hybrid cloud strategies, there will be a number of shifts in how they have to approach managing data. So what will 2018 hold? ...(read more)

Mist 2018 Predictions: Virtual Wireless Assistants Will Become a Reality - Virtualization Information - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 08:53
2017 was the year we saw Artificial Intelligence take off. Today, almost everyone in business is looking at how to leverage AI and there is no shortage of vendors looking to capitalize on the trend. Whether users are trying to build a system that can play Jeopardy, help a doctor diagnose cancer, or help an IT administrator diagnose wireless problems, AI is touching numerous industries and verticals at an unprecedented pace and we are just on the cusp of its true potential. ...(read more)

VMware 2018 Predictions: HCI - Big Changes to Servers and Storage - Virtualization Information - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 08:44
Digital transformation is not just a marketing buzzword. It's a competitive necessity that even the most established companies are aggressively adopting: take GE with a new focus on software, look at Tesla reinventing cars with technology or see how financial services are being remade for millennial investors....(read more)

Komprise 2018 Predictions: Five Data Management Predictions for 2018 - Virtualization Information - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 08:36
As data growth continues to explode in massive scale, IT is embarking on an digital transformation from managing silos of storage to sprawling estates of data across multiple storage tiers, clouds and data-centers. In 2018, we expect enterprises to focus their data management priorities on the following goals:...(read more)

Netskope 2018 Predictions: Cloud Security and the Quest for Privacy in the Digital Age - Virtualization Information - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 08:32
In 2017, the world saw a hard-hitting series of cybersecurity breaches - often due to careless oversight - that led to exposure of sensitive data from various enterprises and government entities. Whether these attacks were intended to steal private data, earn a ransom fee or just simply wreak havoc, it reminded organizations of all sizes that they need to better leverage security tools to be vigilant in guarding against bad actors and employee negligence alike....(read more)

Avere Systems 2018 Predictions: Top 3 Cloud Trends - Virtualization Information - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 08:24
As competition for the top public cloud provider intensified in 2017 among Google, Amazon and Microsoft, so did the attraction to the cloud by high data growth industries like life sciences, financial services and media and entertainment....(read more)

BitTitan 2018 Predictions: Live Documentation and Selective Automation - Virtualization Information - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 08:19
With the year coming to an end, all eyes are looking to 2018 to evaluate which technology and business trends will dominate. Here are three projections for cloud and service providers in 2018: ...(read more)

Webinar: Learn about the New Vembu BDR Suite v3.9 - Virtualization Information - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 14:12
Vembu is all set to kickstart their new year by releasing their latest version of Vembu BDR Suite v3.9.0. This awaited new version is expected to make data protection an effortless job. By offering one of the most comprehensive solution solutions for Backup and Disaster Recovery, they are setting a new benchmark with this release by offering few new features that have always been expected by IT administrators. ...(read more)

Intel Issues Updates to Protect Systems From Security Exploits - Virtualization Information - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 14:08
Intel has developed and is rapidly issuing updates for all types of Intel-based computer systems -- including personal computers and servers -- that render those systems immune from both exploits (referred to as "Spectre" and "Meltdown") reported by Google Project Zero. Intel and its partners have made significant progress in deploying updates as both software patches and firmware updates....(read more)

Design SHIFT and Cryptyk Integrate Hardware and Software Solutions to Revolutionize Cloud Storage Industry - Virtualization Information - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 14:06
Design SHIFT, building digital security, today announced its collaboration on a large volume project with Cryptyk, expert in cloud software encryption to the enterprise world. ORWL devices are due to ship come January 2018. The combination of both companies expertise will allow the ultimate data protection in enterprise storage from external threats, viral threats, internal threats, intercept threats and operational failures....(read more)

Zenoss Announces Keynote for #GalaxZ18 - AWS Enterprise Strategist and Evangelist Mark Schwartz to Discuss #DigitalTransformation - Virtualization Information - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 11:50
Zenoss Inc., the leader in Software-Defined IT Operations, today announced Mark Schwartz, enterprise strategist and evangelist at Amazon Web Services Inc. (AWS), as a keynote speaker for GalaxZ18 - the fourth annual Zenoss user conference, to be held June 20-22, 2018, at the JW Marriott in the Live Monitoring Capital of the World, Austin, Texas. ...(read more)

Cloud Standards Customer Council Announces Version 3.0 of Security for Cloud Computing: Ten Steps to Ensure Success Whitepaper - Virtualization Information - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 10:19
The Cloud Standards Customer Council (CSCC), an end-user advocacy group dedicated to accelerating cloud's successful adoption, today published version 3.0 of its Security for Cloud Computing: Ten Steps to Ensure Success paper....(read more)

Entuity 2018 Predictions: Cloud Disruption Gathering Speed, Big Data Getting Bigger and AI Creeping into Analytics - Virtualization Information - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 09:07
Cloud continues to be one of the major disruptors of 2017, and this disruption will gather speed in 2018. Gartner predicted that the infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) market will grow by 38.6% and the software-as-a-service (SaaS) industry to grow by 20.1% by the end of 2017....(read more)

GigaTrust 2018 Predictions: The Security Landscape of 2018 - Virtualization Information - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 09:01
This past year, the colossal Equifax breach impacted 143 million people, making it one of the largest breaches to date. Unfortunately, even as technology evolves to protect against threats, malicious actors continue to develop more and more advanced attacks. Here are four predictions for the major trends that will shape the security landscape in the coming year; along with tips for how organizations can protect themselves from emerging threats. ...(read more)

Octiv 2018 Predictions: The Future of Salestech in 2018 - Virtualization Information - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 08:46
It's pretty easy to tell that digital transformation is happening in businesses across the world - from the evolution of wet signatures to e-signatures, everything is moving to a virtual world. What should we expect to see in 2018? ...(read more)

The Virtualization of Medicine: Benefits, Hurdles and Drawbacks - Virtualization Information - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 08:44
There's no question about it - the entire health care industry is going digital or undergoing some form of virtualization. Between doctors and health professionals who are now willing to host online consultations, and insurance and medical practices relying on digital records and data analytics, we're witnessing the future of the health care industry: one that is primarily online....(read more)