Trend Micro Updates Channel Partner Programs, Certificationsview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Cloud security specialist Trend Micro is having a busy week, between yesterday’s announcement of the integration of the company’s Worry-Free Business Security Services into the Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) Windows Server 2012 Essentials console and now the launch of enhanced channel programs and certifications for MSP partners. The enhanced partner program, which goes live in October, includes a new p (IT news)

VMware to Hyper-V Migrations: Microsoft Trains Partnersview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Microsoft’s “Switch to Hyper-V” program is seeking to ease VMware to Hyper-V migrations for virtualization customers, partners and cloud services providers (CSPs). (IT news)

Virtualization PCI Passthrough Problemview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – Hey everyone, Have a bit of a problem getting KVM PCI passthrough to work on FC17. (HowTos)

Trend Micro Adds Security to Windows Server 2012 Essentialsview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Cloud security specialist Trend Micro announced the integration of the company’s Worry-Free Business Security Services into the Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) Windows Server 2012 Essentials console, an offering aimed at SMBs. The integrated solution is designed to protect users from a variety of cybercrime threats and can be deployed as a cloud hosted or on-premise platform. Built for small businesses w (IT news)

Microsoft Windows Server 2012 Attacks VMware In Septemberview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) will launch Windows Server 2012 in September, with a “switch to Hyper-V” campaign that attacks VMware (NYSE: VMW). Microsoft is also talking up cloud OS development, Windows Azure cloud, Windows Phone 8, Dynamics CRM and vetical market strategies at the Worldwide Partner Conference 2012 (WPC12) keynote in Toronto. (IT news)

Microsoft Windows 8 Already Running On 100,000 Apple Macsview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Windows 8 is already running on 100,000 Apple Macintoshes, The VAR Guy learned today during Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2012 (WPC12) in Toronto. (IT news)

Microsoft WPC: First 5 Conference Surprises Ain’t Windows 8view story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC12) will generate plenty of Windows 8 news. But if you listen closely, you’ll hear some surprising WPC 12 chatter involving Cisco Systems (NASDAQ: CSCO), Rackspace (NYSE: RAX) and a range of desktop as a service providers. (IT news)

Best Solution for Virtualizationview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – Hi, i have a IBM with 2 processors (six core each), with 32GB memory, and i want to know what is the best solution of virtualization for use all processos and cores, with this memory to my guest machines. I am loking for Xen Server, VMWare EiX Free. Someone can help me with this choice ? (HowTos)

Distribution Watch: Avnet, Westcon, Synnexview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Greetings, and welcome to the latest episode of Distribution Watch, our weekly collection of doings in the distribution space. (IT news)

2012 Vendor Moves: Good or Bad for Solution Providers?view story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Last week we took a hard look at the current business environment both in the United States and globally, and mapped it back to what it means for solution providers. (IT news)