Written by: Beverley Head | Published in: DevelopmentA series of tools intended to allow enterprise IT managers to more effectively manage hybrid clouds has been unveiled by VMware.
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.
Longtime partners Hitachi and VMware (NYSE: VMW) have again teamed up, this time to promote hybrid cloud technology, with the Japanese vendor joining the virtualization kingpin’s vCloud Data Center Services program and the two companies pledging to collaborate on cloud services research and development, marketing and sales activities.
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.
Performance management specialist Riverbed Technology (NASDAQ: RVBD) and virtualization giant VMware (NYSE: VMW) announced the latest step in their partnership to help enterprises move to the cloud with Riverbed wide area network (WAN) optimization solutions, which accelerate virtual machines (VMs) moving between clouds — private, public and hybrid — using VMware vCloud Connector.
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Written by: Beverley Head | Published in: DevelopmentVMware has launched a range of cloud focused tools, including what it claims as the first single software suite able to deliver a virtual data centre by extending virtualisation from computing alone to include storage, networking, disaster recovery and security.
Hosted enterprise IT specialist Savvis has hooked up with VMware (NYSE: VMW) to expand its Enterprise Cloud Ecosystem program to include cloud-ready applications from the virtualization vendor’s newly launched Cloud Applications Marketplace.
Under the terms of the deal, Savvis customers gain direct access to ready-to-use enterprise apps delivered by VMware, including content management, developer
VMware has released VMware vSphere 5, the latest version of it flagship virtualisation platform, saying it comes with almost 200 new and enhanced capabilities. VMware also announced new versions of other key virtualisation tools: VMware vShield 5, VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager 5, and VMware vCloud Director 1.5.