Don't-Miss Virtualization Stories

Dell, EMC, Cisco Tackle BYOD With Desktop Virtualization

As the Bring Your Own Device trend gains traction, Dell and EMC/Cisco are taking different approaches to desktop virtualization.

Cloud Service Provider Rackspace on Buying Spree to Boost Services

The latest addition is Mailgun, a transactional email service targeted at developers and Rackspace Senior Vice President of Corporate Development Pat Matthews says it will not be the last acquisition for the company.


The 'Open Cloud' is Getting Awfully Confusing

OpenStack, CloudStack, variations, and vendor spin are starting to confuse would-be adopters of the open source cloud.

Dell, VMware to Sell Bundled System That Supports Virtual Desktop Infrastructure

Dell's new vStart for VDI is based on VMware's View 5.1 VDI software and Citrix XenDesktop 5.6.


Five Key Takeaways From Workday's IPO Filing

The enterprise software market on Thursday suddenly got an intimate look inside Workday, a red-hot startup that makes cloud applications for human resources and...

VMware CEO Paul Maritz Leaves Behind a Vision of IT Transformation

Friday marks the end of an era, as outgoing VMware CEO Paul Maritz hands the reins to incoming CEO Pat Gelsinger.

How VMware Plans to Conquer More of the Data Center


Oracle, Red Hat Team on CAMP Cloud Standard

Enterprise software rivals Red Hat and Oracle, along with a number of other software and online services providers, have collaborated on a standard that they...'s Next Release to Feature Chatter Updates, New Third-party App Integration Tools has revealed details of what's coming in its next major product update, Winter '13, in a set of release notes recently posted on its website.

New VMware Horizon Suite Delivers Apps, Data to Any Device

VMWare Tuesday pulled the wraps off its mobility platform, Horizon Suite.

Internal Oracle Document Details HCM Software Strategy Plans

Oracle is intent on taking an ample share of the increasingly hot HCM (human capital management) software market, and a new internal document describes its...

How the Cloud Changes the Virtual Desktop Landscape

While cloud computing and virtualization, along with a focus on small and midsize businesses, are expected to be major trends at this year's VMworld show, the virtual desktop infrastructure players are looking to make some news this week as well.

10 Questions for WellDoc CFO Jon Brilliant

WellDoc CFO Jon Brilliant discusses his career and his job at the health-care behavioral science and technology company. Future Includes a Marketing Cloud, Deeper Workday Links and More HTML5's annual Dreamforce event is coming up in just a few weeks, but during Thursday's second-quarter earnings call, CEO Marc Benioff couldn't help but...