Industry News

Why is IBM going after Sun? And what's holding things up?

Virtualization Report - Thu, 03/26/2009 - 08:38
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Ex-Microsoft execs continue filling the VMware lineup

Virtualization Report - Wed, 03/25/2009 - 10:05
It's beginning to look a lot like Microsoft over at VMware, at least around the executive washroom READ MORE

Sun improves its virtualization offering with VDI Software 3

Virtualization Report - Wed, 03/25/2009 - 07:02
Sun overhauls its virtual desktop software offering with new features while it waits to see if IBM will move forward with its acquisition plans. READ MORE

Webcast series on the desktop to the datacenter with Hyper-V

Virtualization Report - Mon, 03/23/2009 - 14:35
Interested in working with Microsoft Hyper-V? This nine-part video Webinar could be exactly what you have been looking for. READ MORE

Leostream connection broker technology still pushing forward

Virtualization Report - Mon, 03/23/2009 - 07:00
Much like the hypervisor in a server virtualization world, VDI connection brokers are beginning to become commodity for the virtual desktop. So how does a small, pioneering software firm like Leostream survive? READ MORE

Symantec ManageFusion ends, but endpoint virtualization is just beginning

Virtualization Report - Wed, 03/18/2009 - 19:46
I recently returned from the final Symantec ManageFusion event that took place at the MGM in Las Vegas. Symantec is itself one of the largest software companies around, reaching the $6 billion mark. At the show, I had the chance to speak with CEO designate Enrique Salem and Senior VP Ken Berryman, and I must say, I believe Symantec has the right vision and is moving in the right direction to gain marketshare in the endpoint virtualization business. So what are they doing with Endpoint Virtualization?   LISTEN!... READ MORE

Will cloud computing do away with IT pros?

Virtualization Report - Wed, 03/18/2009 - 09:54
Cloud computing may change how IT business is done, but does that necessarily translate into lost IT pro jobs? READ MORE

Microsoft opens up the SCVMM 2008 R2 beta

Virtualization Report - Tue, 03/17/2009 - 10:45
Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 R2, a competitor to VMware's vCenter, creeps closer with Live Migration management READ MORE

Symantec ManageFusion 2009 and what made it successful

Virtualization Report - Mon, 03/16/2009 - 09:28
Symantec ManageFusion has a winning formula when it comes to trade shows -- let's hope they keep it as it merges into Symantec Vision READ MORE

Citrix XenApp Feature Pack and XTS Introspect for XenApp

Virtualization Report - Wed, 03/11/2009 - 18:19
VMworld Europe ended about two weeks ago now, and VMware news has been hitting the streets in droves. But what is Citrix up to? And what's happening around one of their cash cow products, XenApp? Find out about the new XTS Introspect product for XenApp and the latest on Citrix XenApp 5 Feature Pack.   LISTEN!... READ MORE