Convirture, maker of the ConVirt enterprise-grade software for managing Xen and KVM-based virtual and private cloud environments, is partnering with Canonical, the company behind the Ubuntu open source operating system, to help organizations effectively manage virtual machines built using Ubuntu. ConVirt 2.0 Open is now available in the Ubuntu Partner Repository.
Convirture, a provider of open source, cross-platform virtualization management tools, has announced new software designed to allow enterprises to manage private clouds, hybrid clouds and virtualized infrastructures from a single console.
Choice is usually a great thing, but it has its downsides. In IT, one of them is the complexity of managing the host of different configurations that arise when users have lots of competing software products to choose from.
Paris the 26th of June 2013 : Mandriva S.A. , the leading french Open Source Software vendor announced the immediate availability of its newest major version of Pulse 2, its professional IT systems management software.
This new version of Pulse 2 is a landmark for the IT systems management software industry .
Open source virtualization is already an important part of the enterprise, where it has become quite competitive with VMware and other proprietary solutions. And it's set to become more influential still with IBM's announcement that support for the KVM hypervisor on IBM Power servers will appear sometime in the coming year.