Datadog Announces Support for Amazon Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes - Virtualization Information - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 09:01
Datadog today announced the general availability of its monitoring service for Amazon Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes (Amazon EKS). With this new support, customers can quickly troubleshoot the performance and availability of their applications that use Amazon EKS....(read more)

New Aviatrix Hosted Service Delivers the First Cloud Networking as a Service for AWS, Azure and Google Cloud - Virtualization Information - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 08:59
Aviatrix announced its Aviatrix Hosted Service, the first hosted service to build and manage virtual private cloud (VPC) networks in Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform (GCP) public cloud environments....(read more)

IGEL and AMD Team to Deliver High-Performance End-User Computing Experience - Virtualization Information - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 08:58
IGEL, a world leader in endpoint management software for the secure enterprise, today announced that it is building on its relationship with AMD by upgrading the IGEL UD3 software-defined thin clients to the second-generation AMD Embedded G-Series system-on-a-chip (SoC), the GX-424. ...(read more)

VMblog's Expert Interviews: Savvius Talks LiveAction Announcement, NPMD and SD-WAN Markets, and Strategy Going Forward - Virtualization Information - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 08:35
Only days ago, LiveAction announced the acquisition of Savvius, a leading provider of packet-capture and analytics appliances and forensic software solutions with the goal of creating the industry's most advanced network performance monitoring and diagnostics platform. The combination of these technologies will lay the foundation for next generation fully-integrated network management platform. To better understand the merger, the market and the company's strategy moving forward, VMblog spoke with industry expert, Larry Zulch, the EVP at LiveAction and General Manager of Savvius....(read more)

SolarWinds Showcases Network Management Portfolio Breakthroughs at Cisco Live 2018 - Virtualization Information - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 17:44
SolarWinds, a worldwide leader in network management software, today announced its participation at Cisco Live! , June 10-14, 2018, in Orlando, Florida....(read more)

Datrium Appoints Tim Page as Chief Executive Officer - Virtualization Information - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 17:43
Datrium, the leader in tier 1 hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) for hybrid clouds, today announced the appointment of Tim Page as CEO....(read more)

CenturyLink helps connect customers to Google Cloud globally - Virtualization Information - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 16:20
CenturyLink, Inc. today announced support for Google Cloud Partner Interconnect, a service from Google Cloud that allows customers to connect to Google Cloud Platform from anywhere. With Partner Interconnect, customers can now choose CenturyLink Cloud Connect Solutions to provide connectivity from their facilities to the nearest Google edge point of presence. ...(read more)

Cyxtera Announces Closing of Immunity, Inc. Transaction - Virtualization Information - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 12:30
Cyxtera Technologies, the secure infrastructure company, today announced the completion of the acquisition of Immunity, Inc., a global leader in offense-oriented cyber security techniques and technologies....(read more)

A10 Networks Increases IT Agility via New Ingress Controller with Container-Native Load Balancing and Application Analytics for Kubernetes - Virtualization Information - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 11:23
A10 Networks, a provider of intelligent and automated cybersecurity solutions, today announced the A10 Ingress Controller for Kubernetes, and its integration with A10's container-native load balancing and application delivery solution. ...(read more)

Scalyr Customers Create and Monitor Inventive Software in Docker Environments - Virtualization Information - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 11:22
Scalyr, the blazing fast log management platform for the engineering front line, today announced that DataFox, EatStreet, Foxpass, ObservePoint, Periscope Data, and Return Path use Scalyr to monitor their industry-leading software and Docker environments.'...(read more)

Splunk Agrees to Acquire VictorOps - Virtualization Information - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 11:18
Splunk Inc. announced a definitive agreement to acquire VictorOps, Inc., a leader in DevOps incident management. Under the terms of the agreement, Splunk will acquire VictorOps for a total purchase price of approximately $120 million, subject to adjustment, to be paid in cash and Splunk securities. The acquisition is expected to close during Splunk's fiscal second quarter, subject to customary closing conditions....(read more)

Cohesity Raises $250 Million in Funding Round Led by SoftBank Vision Fund - Virtualization Information - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 11:16
Cohesity, a leader of hyperconverged secondary storage, today announced it raised $250 million in an oversubscribed Series D funding round led by the SoftBank Vision Fund with strong participation from strategic investors Cisco Investments, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), and Morgan Stanley Expansion Capital, along with early investor Sequoia Capital and others. ...(read more)

VMblog's Expert Interviews: Dremio Talks Replatforming to Cloud Infrastructures, Cloud Migration Approaches, Analytics and More - Virtualization Information - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 08:42
As more organizations look into the possibility of moving their infrastructure and applications to the cloud in support of digital transformation, part of the decision making process they go through is to figure out the best approach to cloud migration in order to achieve long-term success. Is there a single path to success? What is the answer? To learn more, I spoke with an industry expert, Tomer Shiran, co-founder and CEO at Dremio....(read more)

LiveAction Acquires Leading Packet Capture and Analytics Company Savvius, Inc. - Virtualization Information - Fri, 06/08/2018 - 10:18
LiveAction, a visionary provider of IT network management, visualization, and analytics software today announced the acquisition of Savvius, a leading provider of packet-capture and analytics appliances and forensic software solutions with the goal of creating the industry's most advanced network performance monitoring and diagnostics platform....(read more)

SevOne SD-WAN Monitoring Solution Increases Operational Agility of MSPs - Virtualization Information - Thu, 06/07/2018 - 15:30
SevOne, a leading provider of network and infrastructure management solutions, today unveiled the SevOne SD-WAN Monitoring Solution. Based on the SevOne Data Platform, this new solution increases operational agility of Managed Services Providers (MSPs) offering multiple, complex network services over their multi-tenant, multi-vendor Software-Defined Wide Area Networks (SD-WANs)....(read more)

New Nexsan Assureon Cloud Transfer Reduces Storage Costs and Improves Security - Virtualization Information - Thu, 06/07/2018 - 15:26
Earlier this week, Nexsan unveiled its Assureon Cloud Transfer for customers to migrate or copy data to and from public cloud platforms. The company is also updating its on-premise archive storage to provide long-term data protection and retention. ...(read more)

WhereScape Debuts WhereScape Migration Express for Snowflake - Virtualization Information - Thu, 06/07/2018 - 11:08
New automation offering helps Snowflake customers fast-track data infrastructure migration projects with fewer resources and faster time to value ...(read more)

InterVision Launches #DigitalTransformation Solutions Practice - Virtualization Information - Thu, 06/07/2018 - 10:36
InterVision announced the launch of its Digital Transformation Solutions Practice (DXS). The new practice complements InterVision's portfolio of IT solutions and services with extensive digital transformation capabilities including strategy development, technology design and change management....(read more)

Cisco and NetApp Simplify the Delivery of Cloud Infrastructure and Industry-Specific Applications with New FlexPod Solutions - Virtualization Information - Thu, 06/07/2018 - 10:15
Cisco and NetApp today announced new FlexPod solutions. FlexPod combines Cisco UCS Integrated Infrastructure with NetApp data services to help organizations accelerate application delivery and transition to a hybrid cloud with a trusted platform for innovation....(read more)

Hitachi Vantara Strengthens UCP Family of Converged and #Hyperconverged Systems and Applications Ecosystem Solutions - Virtualization Information - Thu, 06/07/2018 - 09:50
Hitachi Vantara announced powerful hardware and software enhancements across the Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP) family of converged, hyperconverged and rack-scale systems, including NVMe SSD caching and GPU processor-based server options....(read more)