A breach of virtual infrastructure will cost double its physical counterpart: Kaspersky

In the debate on whether virtual environments are more secure than physical ones, one aspect may have become clearer, namely the cost of a breach on said environments. A new report from Kaspersky Lab suggests

Published on: August 24th, 2015 CDN Staff

VMware drops Canadian country manager role

CDN has learned VMware has embarked on a North American regional structure, which will leave the Canadian subsidiary without a country manager. The current VMware Canada country manager Eric Gales plans to leave

Published on: July 14th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Dell blueprints its future-ready enterprise strategy

Take today’s workloads and try to fit them into a digital-first environment. Not as easy as it sounds. The reality of today is activities such as crafting emails or Tweets, developing digital content,

Published on: July 2nd, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Nutanix aims to be invisible

MIAMI - At its first ever conference, Nutanix announced a new mission for the hyper-converged vendor's up-coming years. That mission is to be "invisible", said vice president of marketing Howard Ting at the

Published on: June 9th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Intel Security and VMware announce integrated network security solution

Intel Security and VMware are partnering to offer an integrated security solution to protect east-west traffic within a data centre. The new offering will combine VMWare's NSX network virtualization with Intel Security McAfee Network

Published on: June 5th, 2015 CDN Staff

SimpliVity to further support OpenStack

One of the pioneers of hyper-converged infrastructure SimpliVity Corp. announced at the Open Stack Conference in Vancouver that it will now support the KVM hypervisor and OpenStack. The Westborough, Mass.-based vendor with an office

Published on: May 21st, 2015 CDN Staff

Eaton updates power management software with load-shedding, automated disaster recovery

Power management company Eaton Corporation has announced an update to its Intelligent Power Manager software, with new load-shedding capabilities and automated disaster recovery execution. Version 1.5, according to Eaton, builds on its integration with

Published on: May 14th, 2015 CDN Staff

EMC channel chief wants partners to place a big bet

LAS VEGAS - EMC worldwide channel chief Greg Ambulos said solution providers need to place a bigger bet on EMC and its Federation of vendors: EMC II, RSA, Pivotal, VMware and now also VCE. At

Published on: May 13th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

EMC unleashes the flash beast

LAS VEGAS - EMC released its all-flash array XtremIO 4.0 at the EMC World conference. Besides new capabilities such as supporting larger all-flash array configurations and consolidating workloads at higher levels XtremIO has

Published on: May 8th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Three business imperatives from EMC CEO Joe Tucci

LAS VEGAS - EMC World 2015 marks Joe Tucci's 15 year at the event. And, instead of pushing the Hopkinton, Mass.-based vendor’s new portfolio of products Tucci talked about the digital transformation of

Published on: May 5th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

EMC VCE put hyper converge on the rack

LAS VEGAS – A year after EMC engulfed VCE into its federation the vendor has released a new series of hyper-converged RackScale systems called the VxRack. VCE inside EMC has enabled the Hopkinton,

Published on: May 4th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

VMware launches open source cloud-native application projects

VMware announced Monday two new open source initiatives to help in the adoption of cloud-native applications, namely Project Lightwave and Project Photon. While Lightwave aims to improve the security of cloud-native applications through identity and

Published on: April 20th, 2015 Dave Yin

IndependenceIT announces automated Microsoft RemoteApp virtualization

Why pay for two things when you only need one? That is the mindset behind IndependenceIT, a Software-as-a-Service vendor specializing in virtualized desktops and applications. Today, the company announced an update to its Cloud

Published on: March 17th, 2015 Dave Yin

New Open Data Platform will push big data technology through open source, not sales

When big names including GE, Hortonworks, IBM, Infosys, Pivotal, SAS, AltiScale, Capgemini, CenturyLink, EMC, Splunk, Verizon Enterprise Solutions, Teradata, and VMware announce a new alliance to create and push for big data technology using

Published on: March 16th, 2015 Dave Yin