Zenoss Bolsters Software for Predicting and Eliminating IT Outages - Virtualization Information - Thu, 02/22/2018 - 08:34
Zenoss Inc., the leader in software-defined IT operations (SDITO), today announced a major new software release with key innovations to further establish Zenoss as a critical platform in modern IT environments. The latest release offers powerful advancements in capacity management and platform scalability to serve the largest enterprise and service provider environments in the world as they deal with the ever-increasing pace of innovation in their infrastructures. ...(read more)

Dell EMC Introduces New Certifications to Establish and Validate IT Skills of the Future - Virtualization Information - Thu, 02/22/2018 - 08:31
Dell EMC unveiled new certifications that establish and validate the expertise IT professionals need to build their careers and help organizations compete in the digital economy. Part of the Dell EMC Proven Professional program, these certifications confirm the knowledge and experience needed to accelerate an IT department's time to transformation. ...(read more)

Corelight Delivers Integration with Elasticsearch for More Powerful Incident Response and Threat Hunting with the Elastic Stack - Virtualization Information - Thu, 02/22/2018 - 08:16
Corelight announced product integration with Elasticsearch, the world's most popular distributed and real time search engine. Now organizations can import Corelight network logs directly to Elasticsearch, which makes the Elastic Stack a much more powerful platform for incident response and threat hunting. ...(read more)

BigTec to Distribute Trilio's OpenStack Backup and Data Protection Software - Virtualization Information - Wed, 02/21/2018 - 15:55
Trilio, the leader in data protection and recovery solutions for OpenStack, announced a partnership agreement with BigTec, a European-based global value-added distributor that only works with disruptive and innovative vendors. BigTec will further expand Trilio's customer footprint throughout Europe, working together to help businesses meet their data protection needs. ...(read more)

RADCOM Collaborates With Red Hat to Accelerate Operators' Transition to Cloud-Native Assurance - Virtualization Information - Wed, 02/21/2018 - 15:54
RADCOM Ltd., today announced it is collaborating with Red Hat to provide operators with a fully virtualized network visibility solution running on Red Hat OpenStack Platform. As operators transition to NFV, a critical first step is gaining end-to-end network visibility. This collaboration enables operators to attain cloud-native network visibility without the hassle of building their own private cloud infrastructure. Moreover, once the operators' transition to NFV mature, integration efforts with the operators' NFV and MANO infrastructure can be simplified....(read more)

Lifeboat to Distribute Cloudistics' Cloud Solutions - Virtualization Information - Wed, 02/21/2018 - 15:51
Lifeboat Distribution, an international value-added distributor for virtualization, security, business continuity and emerging technologies, announced today a distribution agreement with Cloudistics, a leading cloud software appliance company. ...(read more)

Xerox Prioritized for Authorization from U.S. Government for Cloud-based Managed Print Services - Virtualization Information - Wed, 02/21/2018 - 15:43
Federal Government agencies can soon hire Xerox knowing its Managed Print Services (MPS) solutions have been carefully pre-vetted and approved. Xerox has achieved in-process status for the U.S. government's Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP). This process signals that Xerox is FedRAMP ready and has been prioritized by the Joint Advisory Board - the last step before full FedRAMP authorization. The move by the government reinforces Xerox's leadership in cloud-based MPS security and workflow automation. ...(read more)

VMblog's IGEL #distruptEUC 2018 Video Montage - Virtualization Information - Wed, 02/21/2018 - 15:03
Earlier this month, VMblog had the pleasure of attending the inaugural IGEL disruptEUC event which took place in Austin, TX. Watch this video montage to see a few scenes which took place during the Austin event....(read more)

Ovum Report Recognizes IGEL for Enhancing Thin Client Security and Driving Marketshare for Software-Based Thin Clients - Virtualization Information - Wed, 02/21/2018 - 14:17
IGEL, a world leader in endpoint management software for the secure enterprise, today announced it was featured in a recent Ovum report for its focus on enhancing thin client security and growing software-based thin client adoption. The report, IGEL's Security Enhancements for Thin Clients, published earlier this month, discusses how the software-based segment of the thin client market is expanding as security is enhanced and the desktop-as-a-service (DaaS) market takes off. ...(read more)

New Global Cybersecurity Report Reveals Cybercrime Takes Almost $600 Billion Toll on Global Economy - Virtualization Information - Wed, 02/21/2018 - 10:13
McAfee, in partnership with the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), today released "Economic Impact of Cybercrime - No Slowing Down," a global report that focuses on the significant impact that cybercrime has on economies worldwide. The report concludes that cybercrime costs businesses close to $600 billion, or 0.8 percent of global GDP, which is up from a 2014 study that put global losses at about $445 billion....(read more)

Aviatrix Announces Free EC2 FlightPath Tool for Faster Troubleshooting of AWS EC2 Connectivity Issues - Virtualization Information - Wed, 02/21/2018 - 10:12
Aviatrix, a pioneer in cloud networking and an inaugural AWS Network Competency partner, today announced that its EC2 FlightPath tool is now available as a free download on AWS Marketplace. EC2 FlightPath allows cloud and DevOps teams as well as network engineers to troubleshoot Amazon Web Services (AWS) network connectivity issues faster to minimize business disruption. ...(read more)

Quisitive Announces Cloud Assessment Program with Microsoft Azure - Virtualization Information - Wed, 02/21/2018 - 10:10
Quisitive today announced the launch of its Microsoft Azure Cloud Assessment Program, and plans to hire 50 IT consultants out of its Dallas headquarters to meet growing demand in cloud computing, and expand talent in the area of Microsoft Azure technology to accelerate customers' cloud migrations. ...(read more)

Kublr Disrupts the Kubernetes Market Launching a Self-Service Control Plane that Vastly Simplifies Kubernetes Operations for the Enterprise - Virtualization Information - Wed, 02/21/2018 - 10:08
Kublr is disrupting the cloud native market by delivering an open, easy-to-use, enterprise-grade Kubernetes platform that's not tied to a single cloud, PaaS, OS, or limiting technology stack. With the launch of Kublr 1.8, Kublr is introducing its self-service control plane that enables simplified Kubernetes deployment and management....(read more)

Flexxible IT Launches Channel Program with HP, Inc. Targeting SMBs With Integrated Workspace Appliance - Virtualization Information - Wed, 02/21/2018 - 09:31
Flexxible IT today launched a unique "one-stop-shop" channel program with HP, Inc. that features pre-integrated workspace solutions targeting small and midsize enterprises who need to deploy an on-premises workspace or hybrid cloud solution....(read more)

Reduxio Announces Continued Growth, Rapid Expansion in Managed Service Provider Sector - Virtualization Information - Wed, 02/21/2018 - 09:28
Reduxio Systems announced today continued rapid user growth within the managed service provider (MSP) market segment. The company's momentum in the MSP sector is fueled by the increased demand for Reduxio's unique data management and protection capabilities, and its ability to provide the user with an award-winning, unified data storage, management and protection platform. ...(read more)

F5 Solutions Accelerate Service Provider Transition to IoT, 5G, and NFV Technologies - Virtualization Information - Wed, 02/21/2018 - 09:26
F5 Networks is announcing a range of Internet of Things (IoT), 5G, and NFV solutions and capabilities ahead of next week's Mobile World Congress (MWC). The solutions are specifically designed to help service providers run faster, smarter, and safer as they incorporate new technologies. In particular, F5 offerings address challenges related to soaring data traffic from the emergence of 5G and the growing presence of consumer and commercial IoT....(read more)

Navigant Research White Paper Shows the Neural Grid Will Deliver a Powerful Platform for New Value Creation - Virtualization Information - Wed, 02/21/2018 - 09:24
A new white paper from Navigant Research explores the concept of the Neural Grid, identifying the critical components expected to transform legacy infrastructure into a platform that will eventually support a fully mature Energy Cloud environment. ...(read more)

Red Hat Unveils Next Generation Decision Management Offering - Virtualization Information - Wed, 02/21/2018 - 09:22
Red Hat introduced Red Hat Decision Manager 7, a decision management platform that simplifies the development and deployment of rules-based applications and services. Red Hat Decision Manager 7 is the next generation of the company's business rules management offering, Red Hat JBoss BRMS, and is designed to enable organizations to quickly build applications that automate business decisions....(read more)

GDPR: Businesses Must Focus on Digital Transformation, Not Just Tick-box Compliance - Virtualization Information - Wed, 02/21/2018 - 08:31
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is now a matter of months away. Vendors of all shapes and sizes are ramping up their GDPR scare stories (e.g. the potential fines) to trigger a response from businesses....(read more)

WhamTech and SiriusIQ Join Forces to Deliver Next-Gen Hybrid Cloud 2.0 Solutions for Microsoft Azure - Virtualization Information - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 14:39
WhamTech and SiriusIQ have partnered to enable Software-Defined Data (SDD) that discovers, secures, accesses, integrates and delivers high quality data, regardless of where it resides. ...(read more)