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Cisco, EMC, VMware Invested $750M In VCE: Worth the Price?

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http://www.thevarguy.com – Over the past two years, SEC documents indicate, Cisco Systems has invested $264 million into VCE — the virtual computing environment that’s also backed by EMC and VMware. Some quick math by The VAR Guy suggests Cisco, EMC and VMware together have invested roughly $750 million in VCE since 2010. So is the investment paying dividends so far? Here’s an educated guess. First, a refresher course: VCE promotes Vblock for private cloud computing and converged infrastructure — compute, network, storage, management and virtualization in a single platform. Cisco has a a 35% stak (IT news)