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Open Container Initiative Continues Momentum with New Members

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 17:07
The Open Container Initiative (OCI), an open source community for creating open industry standards around containers, today announced that 99Cloud, Kontena and OpenStack Foundation have joined the Open Container Initiative at the Silver level....(read more)

Huawei and Veeam Provide Rapid Recovery and Business Continuity for FusionCube #Hyperconverged Infrastructure

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 10:49
Huawei announced a verified solution stack built with the Huawei FusionCube hyperconverged platform that leverages Veeam Availability Suite for protection and rapid recovery of workloads. The Huawei verified solution provides enterprises a highly scalable and easy-to-manage platform to both power and protect business workloads. ...(read more)

Three Technology Providers Offering Data Services for Hybrid Cloud Named IDC Innovators

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 10:48
International Data Corporation (IDC) today published an IDC Innovators report focusing on three technology vendors that are developing data services solutions for hybrid cloud environments. The three companies named as IDC Innovators are FirstEigen Inc., FittedCloud Inc., and Rubrik Datos IO Inc. ...(read more)

WANdisco launches OEM sales partnership with Alibaba Cloud

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 09:41
WANdisco, the Live Data Company, announces it has entered into a non-exclusive OEM ('Original Equipment Manufacturer') sales agreement with Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group. ...(read more)

AccelStor All-Flash Solutions Unlock Data Possibilities for AI and Cloud

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 08:40
AccelStor, an innovative all-flash array (AFA) provider for the big data era, is excited to announce its participation in the upcoming Cloud Expo Europe, taking place from March 21 to 22 at Booth C1850 in the ExCel London exhibition centre. Besides presenting latest all-flash storage solutions breaking through performance and availability barriers for artificial intelligence (AI), virtualization and private cloud, AccelStor will present a live demonstration of its new generation NeoSapphire high availability models, one of the highlights not to be missed this year. ...(read more)

Limelight Networks Helps Companies Defend against Cyber Threats with New Bot Management Solution

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 08:33
With cyberattacks increasing in scope, sophistication and frequency, Limelight Networks, Inc., a global leader in digital content delivery, today announced a new Advanced Bot Manager option for its Limelight Web Application Firewall (WAF) solution for protecting digital content. ...(read more)

VMblog's Expert Interviews: CTERA Networks Talks Recent Momentum, the Cloud and Tech Market Trends

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 08:27
CTERA Networks, a global leader in secure enterprise file services, recently announced record results for fiscal year 2017, more than doubling its enterprise software subscription revenue year-over-year. To find out more, I spoke with the company's VP of Global Marketing, Sabo Taylor Diab. ...(read more)

Veritas Opens Up its Secret Sauce to Expand Data Protection With New NetBackup RestAPI

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 08:23
Veritas Technologies, a leader in multi-cloud data management, announced NetBackup 8.1.1 and NetBackup RestAPI - the first extension of Veritas NetBackup with new APIs built for developers, partners and solution providers to natively integrate and customize data protection for business, and now highly-regulated public sector applications....(read more)

How Lawyers Can Keep Up With The Changing Times

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 08:12
Times are changing, and it is affecting our lives in more ways than one. It has caused significant shifts in the society, even in the legal profession. There have been changes in how lawyers deliver their services. That being said, the rest of this post will briefly tackle some of the best ways by which it will be possible for lawyers to keep up amidst these changes. ...(read more)

Solebit Secures $11 Million in Funding

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 13:45
Solebit, a transformative cyber security company delivering ground-breaking and the most effective evasion proof approach to the identification and prevention of zero-day malware and unknown threats, today announced the closing of an $11 million Series A funding round led by ClearSky Security....(read more)

InterVision Expands Its DRaaS and IaaS Offerings with the Acquisition of Industry Leader Bluelock

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 11:49
InterVision is pleased to announce the acquisition of Bluelock, a recognized leader in Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) solutions. ...(read more)

Univa Open Sources Project Tortuga to Accelerate the Migration of Enterprise HPC Workloads to the Cloud

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 10:56
Univa, a leading innovator in on-premise and hybrid cloud workload management solutions for enterprise HPC customers, announced the contribution of its Navops Launch (née Unicloud) product to the open source community as Project Tortuga under an Apache 2.0 license to help proliferate the transition of enterprise HPC workloads to the cloud. ...(read more)

VMblog's Expert Interviews: SiteLock Talks How MSPs Can Make Their Case for Comprehensive Site Security

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 10:24
I spoke with David Mason, Inside Channel Development Manager at SiteLock, to learn how MSPs can show site owners the value in their own site and help educate site owners on the importance of website security and whose job it really is to protect those sites....(read more)

Veritas Study Shows That Organizations Are Moving to the Cloud Without Evaluating the Impact of a Cloud Outage

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 10:04
New findings from a study by Veritas Technologies, a leader in multi-cloud data management, indicate that an alarming majority (60 percent) of respondents have not fully evaluated the cost of a cloud outage to their business and are therefore ill prepared to deal with the impact of an outage. ...(read more)

Alibaba Cloud's Indonesian Data Center Commences Operation

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 09:37
Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, today announced the commencement of operations for its first data center in Indonesia. The data center is the first global public cloud platform in the country that will now provide a local choice for Indonesian businesses, particularly SMEs and startups, by offering a powerful, reliable and cost-effective cloud product and services. Alibaba Cloud's data center will also help Indonesian customers with low latency or data residency requirements to store and process data within the country. ...(read more)

QualiTest Releases Advanced IoT Testing Solution

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 09:28
QualiTest Group announced the launch of a comprehensive testing solution dedicated to IoT. The offering was developed over the course of testing thousands of IoT projects involving both hardware and software, and across diverse software ecosystems. The solution also includes the development and deployment of industry-leading advanced testing labs. ...(read more)

Zenoss as a Service Selected by NoaNet

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 11:53
Zenoss Inc., the leader in software-defined IT operations (SDITO), today announced that NoaNet has selected Zenoss as a Service (ZaaS) as an upgrade to its IT event management platform, which enables NoaNet to offer differentiating customer services and grow its business. ...(read more)

enSilo's Endpoint Security Platform First To Add Orchestration Features, Delivering Custom Response Actions to Fight Hidden Breaches

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 10:54
enSilo, the company that protects endpoints pre- and post-infection to stop data breaches and data disruption caused by malware in real-time, today announced plans to release the next version of its endpoint security platform in late Q1 2018. ...(read more)

New Start-Up Rundeck Removes IT Operational Challenges With Modern Approach to Ops Management

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 10:08
Rundeck Inc., a modern IT operations platform provider, today unveiled the Rundeck Operations as a Service platform, designed to increase operations performance to support the demands of DevOps, Cloud, and digital transformation initiatives in the enterprise. Rundeck delivers a single platform that streamlines workflows and speeds execution by connecting people with processes and tools across organizational and technology silos. Rundeck solves the last challenge of digital transformation, modernizing production IT operations. ...(read more)

Webinar: How to Avoid Java and .NET Application Performance Issues Using Business Transaction Tracing

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 09:58
Join John Worthington, Director of Product Marketing with eG Innovations, as he describes how real user monitoring and transaction tracing can be part of a unified monitoring strategy that leverages converged application (APM) and infrastructure (IPM) performance monitoring. ...(read more)