VirtualBox 4.2.10 Adds Initial Support for Linux Kernel 3.9view story

http://news.softpedia.com – Oracle announced a few minutes ago, March 15, that a new stable version (4.2.10) of its VirtualBox virtualization software for end users and enterprises is now available for download. It looks like VirtualBox 4.2.10 is a minor update, bringing just a handful of fixes and improvements. (IT news)

Infinitely Virtual Offers VARs Flexible Reseller Optionsview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – By definition, all VARs are resellers, but not all resellers are VARs. That realization–which doesn’t always come easily to organizations developing partner programs–is at the core of two new reseller offerings announced this week by cloud virtualization vendor Infinitely Virtual. (IT news)

KVM Image Jammed After Power Unplugview story

http://serverfault.com – We have a HP DL380 Server which has ubuntu 12.04 OS as Host and for Virtualization KVM. Power of our server unplugged suddenly and after plugging power size of image of vm in */var/lib/libvirt/images/image.img* decreased from 100G to 1G and when vm power up following error occurred: error: unknown filesystem grub rescue> we had critical data on vm so what should we do ? (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Virtualization on server for isolation and developmentview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I've been "playing around" with ubuntu server in a XEN VPS, exploring a number of different technologies and getting them working. (Hardware)

Eyeing An IPO, Data Virtualization And Storage Company Actifio Raises $50M From TCV, Andreessen Horowitz, Greylock At $500M Valuationview story

http://techcrunch.com – Virtualization data management company Actifio has raised $50 million in Series D funding led by Technology Crossover Ventures (TCV) with participation from existing investors Andreessen Horowitz, ATV, Greylock Partners and North Bridge Venture Partners. This fund brings the enterprise company’s total venture investment to $107.5 million. (IT news)

Red Hat Linux 6.4 Gets Cozier With VMware, Microsoft Hyper-Vview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Sure, Red Hat strives to compete with VMware and Microsoft Hyper-V. But the Linux company realizes it must also show VMware and Hyper-V a little love. A prime example: The new Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.4 release offers an “improved virtual guest experience on VMware and Hyper-V,” Red Hat claims. (IT news)

VMware Buys Virtualization Storage Provider Virstoview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – VMware (NYSE: VMW) has bought Virsto Software, a software developer specializing in storage optimization in virtual environments, a move VMware said will advance its development of storage technologies and fits with its software-defined data center strategy. Neither company disclosed terms of the agreement, which is expected to close sometime in the first quarter of this year. Virsto’s technology (IT news)

Boot is taking forever (systemd-fsck?)view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Have you checked if your cpu supports virtualization?https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/KVM henk https://bbs.archlinux.org/profile.php?id=67086 2013-02-10T06:20:02Z (HowTos)

VMware Veteran CTO Exits for VC Firmview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – VMware (NYSE: VMW) veteran chief technology officer (CTO) Steve Herrod, a key driver of the vendor’s virtualization portfolio who joined the company in 2001, has resigned to join the venture capital firm General Catalyst Partners as a managing director. For VMware, there’s no nice and easy way to say that Herrod’s departure is a serious blow. (IT news)

Red Hat Revenues: Partners Drive 65% of Bookingsview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Red Hat (NYSE: RHT) now generates 65 percent of quarterly bookings from partners, up from 53 percent in the company’s Fiscal Year 2008. That’s impressive. But how is Red Hat going to train partners to cross-sell the company’s growing portfolio of software — Linux, storage, virtualization, middleware, etc.? Oh, and who are Red Hat’s top current partners? (IT news)