Citrix-Nutanix vs VMware-EMC, Oracle-Xsigo?view story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Will Citrix Systems (NASDAQ: CTXS) buy Nutanix — setting up a data center storage war with EMC and VMware? That’s the latest virtualization acquisition rumor. The Citrix-Nutanix chatter follows VMware’s Nicira buyout, Oracle’s Xsigo purchase, and Cisco Systems’ investment in Insieme. (IT news)

Installing And Using OpenVZ On CentOS 6.3view story

http://www.howtoforge.com – Installing And Using OpenVZ On CentOS 6.3 In this HowTo I will describe how to prepare a CentOS 6.3 server for OpenVZ. With OpenVZ you can create multiple Virtual Private Servers (VPS) on the same hardware, similar to Xen and the Linux Vserver project. OpenVZ is the open-source branch of Virtuozzo, a commercial virtualization solution used by many providers that offer virtual servers. (HowTos)

Red Hat: Big Hires, Big Virtualized Storage Push Into Cloudview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Red Hat (NYSE: RHT) is making multiple strategic hires that will deepen the open source company’s work with channel partners across Linux, virtualization, storage, cloud platforms and JBoss Middleware. The evidence surfaced when The VAR Guy met Red Hat North America Channel Chief Roger Egan at CompTIA Breakaway this week. (IT news)

Virt-manager "feature"view story

https://www.centos.org – Hi All.I am using virtualization based on KVM. I have recently upgraded to Linux 2.6.32-279.2.1.el6.x86_64Can someone tell me how to disable this restriction regarding migra... [by Pedzel] (Distributions)

How to ask/answer a questionview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – There is a venerable old document on how to ask questions ... http://www.catb.org/~esr/faqs/smart-questions.html but I think this forum could use a few more specific rules. [OP=original post ,RP=reply post] For OPs, Look for a solution before creating a thread. Google the specific error message and maybe throw 'fedora' or 'f17' into the search. Search on this forum. (HowTos)

CompTIA Breakaway Day 2: Twelve Rumors in the Hallview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Amid the BYOD and cloud services waves, who is the one person VARs should hire? The VAR Guy got the answers from Verizon VP Janet Schijns, plus insights from Panasonic VP Sheila O’Neil, VMware VP Doug Smith and Cisco Systems VP Raja Sundaram this morning during a CompTIA Breakaway Channel Chiefs panel. (IT news)

CompTIA Breakaway 2012: Big Data, M2M & Rumors in the Hallsview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – CompTIA Breakaway 2012 has attracted several hundred VARs and MSPs this week in Las Vegas. So what’s the chatter here in the halls? Beyond cloud computing, CompTIA is now focused on Big Data and Machine to Machine opportunities for partners, said CEO Todd Thibodeaux. Also, he called on the U.S. (IT news)

Make Way for the Software-Defined Data Centerview story

http://ectnews.com.feedsportal.com – The messaging in VMware's announcement of its planned acquisition of Nicira offers insight into both the company's view of the deal and the current state of cloud computing. In essence, without virtualization, cloud computing is an amorphous pipe dream. (General)

Overcoming the Latest Hurdles in Managed Servicesview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Through the research he conducted prior to writing the best-selling book, “Good to Great,” Jim Collins discovered a common thread among all the businesses that transformed into successful organizations. “There was no miracle moment. (IT news)

Windows Phone 8, Azure App Reality Check at Microsoft Buildview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Will Windows 8, Windows Phone 8 and Azure applications flood the market this fall? How many new apps will Microsoft’s tablet, desktop and cloud operating systems attract? The VAR Guy expects some answers at Microsoft Build 2012 (Oct. 30-Nov. 2, Redmond, Wash.). (IT news)