Quali CloudShell 7.0 Helps Businesses Deliver Applications Faster with Powerful Sandboxing Features for Public, Private, and Hybrid Cloud Support
July 27, 2016 – 11:22 pm | Comments Off on Quali CloudShell 7.0 Helps Businesses Deliver Applications Faster with Powerful Sandboxing Features for Public, Private, and Hybrid Cloud Support

Quali Cloud Sandbox Software Allows Full-stack Application Blueprinting and Easy Integration with DevOps Tools
SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 27, 2016 – Quali, the leading Cloud Sandbox software for DevOps automation, today announced the release of CloudShell 7.0 …

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Creating a plan for VMware upgrades
July 28, 2016 – 12:24 am | Comments Off on Creating a plan for VMware upgrades

From the CIO to the system administrators, each person has her own agenda when it comes to whether or not to upgrade. There are financial reasons, technical reasons, security reasons and political reasons. Ultimately, it all boils down to this: Do users still get what they want and what they need?

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When deciding whether or not to upgrade, many system admins go by the old platitude, “If it’s not broke, don’t fix it.” It’s a valid line of thinking — after all, if your system is working, why change anything? If your Windows XP desktop is still functioning well and your ESXi 3.5 hypervisor is still doing its job without issue, why upgrade?

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The Rise of the Public Cloud and the Future of the Channel
July 28, 2016 – 12:11 am | Comments Off on The Rise of the Public Cloud and the Future of the Channel
The Rise of the Public Cloud and the Future of the Channel

Amazon Web Services (AWS) generated $7.88 billion in revenue last year and is on track to hit $10 billion in 2016. Though far smaller than AWS, public cloud services such as Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud and …

FlyElephant 2.0 Improves HPC Collaboration Features
July 27, 2016 – 11:55 pm | Comments Off on FlyElephant 2.0 Improves HPC Collaboration Features
FlyElephant 2.0 Improves HPC Collaboration Features

Today the FlyElephant team announced the release of the FlyElephant 2.0 platform for High Performance Computing. Versioin 2.0 enhancements include: internal expert community, collaboration on projects, public tasks, Docker and Jupyter support, a new file storage system …

MapR debuts data science-led Quick Start solution
July 27, 2016 – 11:37 pm | Comments Off on MapR debuts data science-led Quick Start solution
MapR debuts data science-led Quick Start solution

MapR Technologies has made available the MapR Risk Management Quick Start Solution for financial services, powered by the MapR Converged Data Platform. With more data available to detect, identify and avoid loss from fraud, cybercrime, or regulatory …

Google Joins New SDN/NFV Open Source Networking Project
July 27, 2016 – 1:26 am | Comments Off on Google Joins New SDN/NFV Open Source Networking Project
Google Joins New SDN/NFV Open Source Networking Project

Open source groups focusing on software-defined networking (SDN) and network functions virtualization (NFV) have formed a new project, attracting new partners such as Google, Radisys and Samsung.

The project is called CORD (Central Office Re-architected as …

IBM Intros DeepFlash 150 All-Flash Storage For Big Data, Other Unstructured Workloads
July 27, 2016 – 12:57 am | Comments Off on IBM Intros DeepFlash 150 All-Flash Storage For Big Data, Other Unstructured Workloads
IBM Intros DeepFlash 150 All-Flash Storage For Big Data, Other Unstructured Workloads

IBM Tuesday expanded its all-flash storage line with a new offering targeting big data and other unstructured data applications. The new IBM DeepFlash 150, which is scheduled to start shipping late this week, is aimed …

Stratoscale ramps up its challenge to VMware and AWS
July 27, 2016 – 12:32 am | Comments Off on Stratoscale ramps up its challenge to VMware and AWS
Stratoscale ramps up its challenge to VMware and AWS

There’s no question that Amazon Web Services has set the standard for enterprise cloud services and that other public cloud providers are taking note. The startup Stratoscale, meanwhile, says it’s gaining traction with customers who …

Choices for Red Hat virtualization include RHEL, RHEV and OpenStack
July 26, 2016 – 11:52 pm | Comments Off on Choices for Red Hat virtualization include RHEL, RHEV and OpenStack
Choices for Red Hat virtualization include RHEL, RHEV and OpenStack

Different options are available for Red Hat virtualization management. If you need to deploy virtual machines (VMs) on just a few servers, use the KVM functionality that is included with each version of Red Hat …

Performance Indicator, Green Grid’s New Data Center Metric, Explained
July 25, 2016 – 12:09 am | Comments Off on Performance Indicator, Green Grid’s New Data Center Metric, Explained
Performance Indicator, Green Grid’s New Data Center Metric, Explained

The Green Grid, the data center industry group known best for creating the industry’s most popular data center efficiency metric, Power Usage Effectiveness (PUE), has developed a new metric for data center operators, called Performance …