VMware and Google – Synergies for Big Data Analytics on Private and Public Cloud

VMware continues to push the envelope on vCloud Air which will now be integrated with Google Cloud Platform to deliver greater enterprise access to public cloud services as announced by VMware this week. There are benefits to both companies. Google’s main business is about analytics and the significance of this news is Google BigQuery will be accessible from the vCloud Air portal. This allows real-time […]

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Are IaaS and PaaS Merging? A Look at CRN’s 2015 20 Cool Cloud Platform Vendors

CRN just announced the 20 Coolest Cloud Platform And Development Vendors For 2015. As the cloud space heated up last year, we saw several Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) players offering developer tools and moving up the chain to offer Platform as a Service (PaaS) offerings as well. CRN this year included Amazon Web Services and Google Cloud Platform on this segment […]

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Docker Project Re-Organizes to Prepare for Accelerated Growth

The Docker open source project, which develops the Docker open platform for distributed applications, today announced changes to the project’s operational structure to enable it to scale to address its unprecedented growth. During the course of 2014, the number of project contributors quadrupled and the project organization is being restructured to ensure readiness for high growth. Docker, Inc. is the company […]

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PTC Targets SMBs With Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Cloud

PTC is targeting small and midsized (SMB) product companies with a new offering – PTC Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Cloud. This solution utilizes PTC Windchill®, while simplifying PLM adoption with a flexible, hosted subscription offering deployable at a pace that matches the needs of SMBs. Many SMB organizations don’t have dedicated IT staff but still want to adopt a proven PLM environment. PTC designed PTC […]

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SAP Targeting Internet of Things (IoT) with SAP HANA Big Data Intelligence Solution

With emerging technology themes like the Internet of Things (IoT) and the Smart Factory, along with the continued expansion of enterprise technology systems and the growing magnitude of customer interaction data, there is increasing need for companies to innovate closer to markets and customers. SAP launched SAP HANA® Big Data Intelligence rapid-deployment solution to simplify and accelerate Big Data initiatives for such emerging […]

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Cloud Thought Leader – Tim Crawford Shares AVOA Blogs on VCloudNews

Tim Crawford is an internationally renowned thought leader in the areas of IT transformation, innovation, Cloud Computing and Internet of Things (IoT). Tim has served as CIO and other senior IT roles with global organizations such as Konica Minolta/ All Covered, Stanford University, Knight-Ridder, Philips Electronics and National Semiconductor. Tim is a regular keynote speaker at industry conferences and is […]

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Cloud and Hyper-Scale Servers to Grow to 50% of Total Server Volume

Dell’Oro Group projects server unit shipments will continue to grow, albeit at a low single digit CAGR for the 2014-2019 period. The report states that almost 50% of deployment of servers will be used in data centers providing cloud services. This will drive further commoditization of servers, however for companies like Supermicro, Quanta, Synnex Hive etc, this is great news. The […]

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Supermicro Unveils High Performance Virtualization and Hyper-Scale Optimized Rackmount Xeon Servers

Super Micro Computer, Inc.  is known for providing huge permutations of servers that can meet all types of application requirements. To extend its product line of high-performance, high-efficiency server, storage technology and green computing, the company released new 1U/2U Ultra Series SuperServers featuring more flexible and high bandwidth I/O in 4x 40G QSFP+, 10G SFP+, 10GBASE-T and 1G configurations. The new […]

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Brocade Pushes Open and Agile Software-Defined Networking (SDN)

Why is Brocade Offering Free One Year SDN Controller License and New Services for Users and Developers for its recently released Brocade® Vyatta® Controller?  The simple answer is Brocade wants to demonstrate commitment to helping customers accelerate their journey to open and agile Software-Defined Networking (SDN). The company also want to allow enterprises and service providers to explore and vet […]

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Virtustream Supports Vblock Converged Infrastructure and EMC Cloud Options

IaaS vendor Virtustream announced its xStream cloud management platform (CMP) software is now certified as Vblock® Ready for VCE® Vblock Systems. Targeting customers running SAP applications, xStream will enable enterprises to easily move existing mission-critical workloads to Vblock System-based Private or Hybrid cloud environments, gaining performance and security improvements without re-engineering software. Virtustream is now also a member of the […]

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