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Tuesday, September 01, 2015

VMware CEO hits on network virtualization reality, feuding with Cisco

  Cisco, Apple partner to optimize mobility in the enterprise | VMware rounds out data center virtualization stack

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VMware CEO hits on network virtualization reality, feuding with Cisco & the EMC Federation's future
Heading into VMworld 2015, VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger discusses unified hybrid cloud networking, network virtualization, the company's feud with Cisco and the future of the EMC Federation. Read More



Bring the Cloud out of the Shadows
Delivery of IT services has been traditionally fraught with delays and frustrations. Rather than wait months or even years for what they believe are critical business needs, workers and managers today are often able to self-provision cloudbased services outside of the purview of IT and financial management. Learn More

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Flash Storage: Disproving 5 Common Misconceptions
Given the need to improve application performance, the technology's maturity and the state of the storage market, now is the time for IT organizations to invest in flash-optimized storage. This paper looks at some of the misconceptions about cost and capacity of the technology. Learn More

Cisco, Apple partner to optimize mobility in the enterprise
The two companies at the top of their markets realize they are better together. Read More

VMware rounds out data center virtualization stack
  VMware has updated its stack of data center virtualization software, rounding out capabilities that allow an organization to run an entire data center operation and related cloud services as a single unified entity. Among the new additions are components to the vCloud Air suite of software for running cloud services. Read More

7 cloud services that make great gifts
Got a loved one just starting out in his first job? Or perhaps you're looking to gain an extra edge to help bolster your own career? Gadgets and productivity tips are great, but there are also a variety of Web services that can help us get organized, track stuff or simply get things done faster and better. Read More


IDC MarketScape: European Enterprise Social Networks in 2014
This IDC MarketScape study assesses a vendor's current and future success in the European enterprise social network (ESN) market, and provides a measure of vendors' ability to become a leader or to maintain a leadership position. Read and learn why IDC positioned IBM Connections as a Leader Learn More

Hottest products at VMworld 2015
Virtualization, cloud, security are storage are among the hot trends of this year's VMworld 2015 in San Francisco. Check out the latest and greatest of the new products being announced or displayed by vendors at VMworld 2015. Read More

Amazon dumps Flash, and the Web is better off
  Amazon will stop accepting Flash ads on its advertising network on Tuesday, and it will help make the entire Web more secure, security experts say. Read More

Verint and Vidyo collaborate on video customer engagement
Verint and Vidyo announced that they are collaborating on cloud-based visual communication technology to bring video support tools to customer engagement centers. Read More

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When the Cloud Evaporates
Recent research reveals that while SaaS adoption is high, there are relevant reasons to worry about its risks - and to have a contingency plan. This white paper shares insights from the survey about the ongoing proliferation of SaaS, the potential risks of relying on cloud applications, and the actions companies are taking to mitigate those risks. Learn More

Attivo brings deception technology to Amazon Web Services
Attivo Networks, a startup launched last year, has upgraded its deception technology so businesses can deploy it within the portion of their corporate cloud that is hosted by Amazon Web Services. Read More

You built a cloud and now they want containers, too?
You built a private cloud at great expense and, despite the initial cost, real savings are being made. And even though you thought the cloud was just what your development teams wanted, they are now clamoring for containers. Why? Read More

Think you're agile? You're probably wrong
Businesses worldwide overestimate their agility and need to educate themselves on the benefits of platform-as-a-service (PaaS) offerings, according to the Oracle Cloud Agility study released today by Oracle. Read More



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With the release of Windows 10 coming almost exactly 20 years after Microsoft introduced Windows 95, now is as good a time as ever to look at Microsoft's broad impact on the tech industry, particularly the lesser-known facts.


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