So many clouds, so little time
December 13, 2016 – 11:08 pm | Comments Off on So many clouds, so little time

Statistically, if you’re not currently using cloud, you soon will be.  Cloud offers an extremely easy to use IT environment for deploying servers or applications.  As cloud continues to mature it provides advanced services such …

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Hybrid Cloud Transforms Enterprises
January 21, 2017 – 6:43 am | Comments Off on Hybrid Cloud Transforms Enterprises

Cloud has become a key enabler of business innovation. As it matures, industries across the globe are realizing that the – Cloud is not a simple thing, but a multi-dimensional technology destination to fuel innovation. A properly deployed Cloud platform can improve business models, intelligence and processes provide deeper insights into data and access to new customers. All of this ultimately helps enterprises achieve growth and competitive advantage that were previously difficult to accomplish.

Hybrid Cloud

A hybrid cloud is an integrated cloud service utilizing both private and public clouds to perform distinct functions within the same organization. By allowing data and applications to move between private and public cloud, hybrid cloud gives businesses greater flexibility and more deployment options. For example, a hybrid cloud is the combination of public cloud provider (like Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud or Joyent Computer) with a private cloud platform.

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VMware Admiral gives vSphere admins control over their container fleet
January 18, 2017 – 10:11 pm | Comments Off on VMware Admiral gives vSphere admins control over their container fleet
VMware Admiral gives vSphere admins control over their container fleet

While still in the early days, containers are following a trajectory similar to virtual machines. The technology is first adopted in test and development, then deployed into production. Early adopters had a specific use case, …

Nutanix, Simplivity and Pivot3 lead hyper-converged pack: Forrester
January 18, 2017 – 10:09 pm | Comments Off on Nutanix, Simplivity and Pivot3 lead hyper-converged pack: Forrester
Nutanix, Simplivity and Pivot3 lead hyper-converged pack: Forrester

Hyper-converged infrastructure has been a rising star in the datacentre in the past couple of years. It combines server and storage hardware in one box, often with a software layer that allows for native hypervisor …

Blog: Let’s drop ‘virtualization’ from NFV and move on
January 18, 2017 – 9:59 pm | Comments Off on Blog: Let’s drop ‘virtualization’ from NFV and move on
Blog: Let’s drop ‘virtualization’ from NFV and move on

Why? Because there are signs that its continued use is beginning to constrain our thinking. After all, the industry doesn’t want to engineer ‘virtual’ versions of what has already been committed to hardware. It wants …

Selecting HPC Network Technology
January 13, 2017 – 1:42 am | Comments Off on Selecting HPC Network Technology
Selecting HPC Network Technology

Although the available HPI technologies are split between standard and non-standard approaches, they can be treated as equivalent for most intents and purposes. The ubiquitous market presence of Intel’s processor architecture and its partner ecosystem …

Talend looks to ease big data prep with latest release
January 13, 2017 – 1:24 am | Comments Off on Talend looks to ease big data prep with latest release
Talend looks to ease big data prep with latest release

Talend, the big data integration vendor that went public last July, announced its winter release today with new tools to help automate data preparation, a sticky problem for enterprise customers.

Surely, there are ever-increasing amounts of data and …

Protect hosts from hardware degradation with vSphere High Availability
January 13, 2017 – 12:55 am | Comments Off on Protect hosts from hardware degradation with vSphere High Availability
Protect hosts from hardware degradation with vSphere High Availability

High Availability features to improve users’ overall resource management experience. This new version of vSphere High Availability works in conjunction with the Distributed Resource Scheduler and agents from your hardware vendor to evacuate VMs from …

VMWare to help customers move old PCs over to Windows 10 and the cloud en masse
January 13, 2017 – 12:33 am | Comments Off on VMWare to help customers move old PCs over to Windows 10 and the cloud en masse
VMWare to help customers move old PCs over to Windows 10 and the cloud en masse

A new collaboration between VMWare and Adaptiva will help VMWare customers move their older PCs over to Windows 10 and next-generation PC management in the cloud using Adaptiva’s peer-to-peer (P2P) technology.

The two companies will combine …

Private cloud providers are turning to the public cloud – AWS
January 13, 2017 – 12:02 am | Comments Off on Private cloud providers are turning to the public cloud – AWS
Private cloud providers are turning to the public cloud – AWS

The increased presence of the public cloud in the UK gives MSPs the chance to step away from infrastructure and focus on the services they offer, according to AWS’ UK boss Gavin Jackson.

Speaking to CRN today …