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Mon, December 09, 2013 - The new systems share common infrastructure components so they can be managed together more easily
Fri, December 06, 2013 - The rise of virtualization has ushered in dramatic shifts in the computing landscape: Servers are more efficient and users can be more agile. But it's also created new challenges for backup and recovery.
Fri, December 06, 2013 - IT managers want to cut the number of servers they manage, or at least slow the growth, and they may be succeeding, according to new data.
Mon, December 02, 2013 - The suite of IT management tools also gained the ability to virtualize Office 2013
Wed, November 27, 2013 - CloudVelocity and Ravello Systems march clones of in-house servers into the cloud for development, testing, and disaster recovery.
Wed, November 27, 2013 - A recent report from Cisco Systems suggests that global cloud traffic will reach 5.3 zettabytes in 2017. That's more than four times the traffic seen in 2012. Analysts and vendors say this will have far-reaching implications for enterprise IT.
Tue, November 26, 2013 - While virtualization has undoubtedly already found its footing in larger businesses and data centers, the technology is still in the process of catching on in the middle market. But a recent study conducted by a group of Cisco Partner Firms, titled "Virtualization on the Rise," indicates just that: the prevalence of virtualization is continuing to expand and has so far proven to be a success for many small- and medium-sized businesses.
Tue, November 26, 2013 - The updated beta version allows users to add more drives to their servers
Fri, November 22, 2013 - The digital currency is gaining in legitimacy with new supporters
Fri, November 22, 2013 - CIO.com columnist Rob Enderle isn't suggesting that Amazon get into gaming. Rather, AWS needs to approach IBM and the enterprise cloud the same way Microsoft successfully took on Sony. Otherwise, Amazon risks entering the annals of tech history alongside Lisa, Vaio and Zune.
Tue, November 19, 2013 - Load balancing isn't just for websites that expect surges in traffic any more. Companies of all sizes, and in all verticals, find load balancing an effective way to address disaster recovery, scalability, failover and application virtualization needs.
Mon, November 18, 2013 - Ever the risk-averse industry, healthcare is finally beginning to trust cloud for the storage of protected health information. Experts credit better cloud security, dropping costs and the growing need for disparate organizations to share information. What's more, this only appears to be the tip of the healthcare cloud iceberg.
Mon, November 18, 2013 - In connection with its NSX network virtualization software effort, VMware is teaming with Palo Alto Networks to jointly develop a virtualized network-generation firewall (NGFW) tightly integrated with VMware's platform.
Mon, November 18, 2013 - Talari Networks, a San Jose maker of WAN virtualization/aggregation appliances and software, added $15 million to its coffers via a new round of venture financing.