Microsoft Mocks VMware Hybrid Cloud Services Initiative

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http://www.thevarguy.com – Did anyone really expect Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) to sit idly quiet while rival VMware (NYSE: VMW) talked up its new hybrid cloud services unit, a major turn in focus for the virtualization kingpin? VMware’s new hybrid cloud offering will allow its customers to migrate their cloud services to a public cloud, saving money in the move through shared equipment. It’s a big deal for VMware–customers will be able to use a common management, orchestration, networking and security model without changing existing applications and can move workloads back and forth if they choose. The drawback, (IT news)