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December 18, 2013
VMware's plan to break apart vCloud Director could make for a painful divorce, depending on how integral the product is to a company's environment.
September 28, 2012
It all depends on how much code VMware decides to submit to OpenStack, but the alliance could potentially make VM mobility across clouds easier.
May 04, 2012
VMware users say their organizations are beginning to push past server virtualization toward private clouds, but the jury’s still out on exactly which tools and processes will take them there.
May 18, 2011
VMware eats its own cloud dog food, and Soviet-era user interfaces need to go, CIO Mark Egan says in this exclusive interview.
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VMware is touting its OpenStack offering as a way to ease the deployment and operations in the open-source cloud environment. Continue Reading
VMware vCloud Hybrid Service (vCHS) is an Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) offering based on the VMware vSphere hypervisor featuring three services -- dedicated cloud, virtual private cloud and Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) -- that can be... Continue Reading
VMware vCloud Suite is a collection of applications built on VMware's vSphere platform for building a private cloud infrastructure. Continue Reading
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VMware touts its hybrid cloud offering, vCloud Air, as a seamless way for administrators to move workloads from their vSphere infrastructure to the cloud when demand exceeds capacity. Continue Reading
Despite its relative newness to the market, VMware's public cloud infrastructure offering could appeal to shops already using the company's vSphere server virtualization platform. Continue Reading
VMware claims vCloud Air has an advantage over competitor public-cloud providers by giving administrators a familiar vSphere framework for bouncing workloads to the cloud and back again. Continue Reading
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Potential users of VMware's vCloud Air offering may not know what type of tools they need to manage the hybrid cloud offering. Continue Reading
There are growing signs that VMware is ready to move from a Windows world now that the honeymoon period with Microsoft is over. Continue Reading
When you decide to extend your virtual infrastructure to VMware vCHS, there's another way to do it besides uploading VMs over the Internet. Continue Reading
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Pushing virtual workloads into the cloud can be daunting due to the technical uncertainties and the number of IaaS providers to choose from. Continue Reading
Dealing with workload overload? You may want to lighten the load off your servers by using an Amazon EC2 instance with help from VMware's vCAC. Continue Reading
With vCenter Operations Management Suite 5.8, VMware pushes its vision of a management tool that can handle multiple hypervisors and competing clouds. Continue Reading