EMC CEO Explains Software Designed Data Center

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http://www.thevarguy.com – EMC (NYSE: EMC) and VMware (NYSE: VMW) are marching toward the software-defined data center for private clouds and public clouds. But what exactly will that march involve? EMC CEO Joe Tucci offered perspectives during Oracle OpenWorld 2012. First, Tucci said cloud data centers have to have three core components: Standardized hardware, such as high-volume x86 servers A virtualized infrastructure Integrated automation tools, rather than bolt-on solutions Click here to view the embedded video.Next, Tucci sees customers and channel partners pursuing the software-defined data center — which (IT news)