Virtual infrastructure management News
June 14, 2017
Quest VROOM protects VMware and Hyper-V, and it provides DRaaS in Microsoft Azure. It's the vendor's first data protection product since Dell sold off the company.
April 13, 2017
Wavefront will add microservices support to the vRealize suite in an attempt to raise VMware’s profile in progressive IT shops.
December 19, 2016
Broadcom's $5.9 billion deal to buy Brocade and transactions involving hyper-converged vendors and cloud provider Rackspace highlight storage mergers and acquisitions in 2016.
November 11, 2015
SIOS iQ analytics software for VMware shared storage discovers interdependencies between applications, compute nodes, networking and storage.
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Containers outperform virtual machines, but IT teams combine the virtualization technologies instead of choosing one over the other. With VM-hosted containers, disruptions decrease while capacity utilization increases. Continue Reading
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