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Cognizant Mobility Expert Peter RogersMy friend and Cognizant colleague, the ever opinionated Peter Rogers, shares more of his insights into the world of IoT (Internet of Things), enterprise mobility, geekdom and how they really works under-the-covers.  By "they" I mean technology...
New OneConnect OCm14000-OCP Adapters Maximise Application Performance with RDMA, Support Overlay Networks for the Cloud and Enable SDN with Open Programmable APIs INTEROP, LAS VEGAS and COSTA MESA, Calif, 1 April 2014 - Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX), a leader in network connectivity, m...
Extended support for HostBill/WHMCS and Flexiant's plugin technology drives innovation to arm service providers to competeWHD.global, Germany and London, UK - 1 April 2014 - Flexiant today announced significant adoption of Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator by service providers globally. With...
Part II: What I did with Lenovo TS140 in my Server and Storage I/O Review By Greg Schulz Part II: Lenovo TS140 Server and Storage I/O Review This is the second of a two part post series on my recent experiences with a Lenovo TS140 server, you can read part I here. What D...
When you think of Red Hat, you have to acknowledge its contribution to the Linux interface but now there is a new kid on the block whom Red Hat wants to befriend.  That is none other than the OpenStack which is seen in their new release of OpenStack-friendly release of the cloud S...
London, 18 March 2014 - In an increasingly digital world the Cloud era presents a wealth of opportunity to economies, enterprises and individuals around the globe. At an executive level, Cloud is having a profound effect on the role of CIOs, whose corporate responsibilities are evolvin...
Flexiant able to support Weserve's multi-datacenter requirementsLondon, UK and Hengelo, Netherlands - 18 March 2014 - Webhosting company, Weserve B.V. today announced it has selected Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator to manage its multi-datacenter cloud solution from one platform. Faced with...
Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator is recognized with the Value Award in Info-Tech Research Group's Vendor Landscape: Cloud Management Platform London, UK - 6 March 2014 - For the second year in a row, Flexiant has achieved the highest product innovation score among ten vendors evaluated by I...
By Bob GourleyNew Release of ViSX Performance Storage Appliance OS Boosts Tier 1 Applications and VDI Performance by up to 10X While Supporting Existing NAS and SAN Infrastructure Investments SAN DIEGO, Calif. – February 25, 2014 – Astute Networks™,Inc., the leading provider ofNetworke...
The OpenStack Summit session voting is officially open, and Plexxi has two sessions in the running. Check out sessions from Nils Swart, The Future of OpenStack Networking, and Derick Winkworth, Group Policies for Neutron and evolving the abstraction model to merge with OpenDaylight, an...
How do you compare OpenNebula with OpenStack?... This is indeed a complex question. There is no single answer because open-source projects and technologies present several dimensions. But we are far from afraid to answer it: the short, tl;dr version would be that they represent two di...
It is about 50 days into the new year and there are already many changes in Gladinet products and solutions. Here are some of the most important ones. Mobile Client Enhancements iOS client added many features, such as multiple file
#sdas #sddc #sdn #devops #mobile F5 Synthesis 1.5 brings more performance, greater application fluency and increased flexibility for both application and mobile network providers.   Are you ready for millions of mobile visitors? With 20% of web traffic in the US and Canada coming...
By Bob GourleyMirantis OpenStack is a flexible and commercially-supported OpenStack distribution that gives enterprises the widest selection in choice of supported operating systems, hypervisors and storage back-ends. Mirantis OpenStack integrates core OpenStack components, essential r...
New Adapters Increase Server Virtualisation Density, Connect Hybrid Clouds with Virtual Networks Fabrics, Enable SDN with Open APIs and Optimise Application DeliveryCOSTA MESA, Calif, January 23, 2014 - Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX), a leader in network connectivity, monitoring and man...
OpenStack will implode
Continuous Deployment makes software development and your deployment environment safe so anyone can commit code. Read about these and other advantages in this article. I've been wondering for a few years now, why it's so hard to get companies to prioritize the work that I feel is imp...
"OpenStack will implode": Yikes.
OpenStack might collapse under its own weight
By Prayson PateOpenness is one of the most-cited advantages of cloud-based applications, Software-Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV).  In this context, what does open really mean?  I posit that there are four key attributes that define openness in this ...
There is a natural phenomenon that occurs when two groups lacking a common language come together. Essentially, the two groups construct impromptu a means of communicating. This new language pairs parts of the existing languages with new words, sounds, and body language. This new set o...
Innovation doesn’t happen in straight lines.
This month, Yung Chou, Mitch Tulloch and I have published a new book on Hybrid Cloud Management with System Center 2012 R2 App Controller, titled Microsoft System Center: Cloud Management with App Controller. As part of a series of specialized guides on System Center, this book focuses...
London, United Kingdom, November 28, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Storage Made Easy today announced the general availability of the SME Cloud Control Appliance, their on-site enterprise file share and sync (EFSS) application. Unlike other Enterprise File Sync and Share products the SME product ...
Nobody really wants a Private Cloud
Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator Helps Service Providers Commercialize the Cloud by Opening the Platform to OpenStack and Adding Functional Feature-Rich Services London, UK - 20th November 2013 - Flexiant, an international provider of cloud orchestration software, today reveals how it is op...
The silos within IT are breaking down, at least in terms of awareness of each other and the need to coordinate provisioning and orchestration of compute, network and application services. No longer is it acceptable to simply provide a solution; that solution must integrate, collaborate...
According to an eWeek article China is leading in OpenStack Cloud Platform development. It is UBUNTU the chosen host OS (55% share) and KVM tops the Virtualization with Microsoft's HyperV in the 4th place. For details follow this eWeek article: http://www.eweek.com/cloud/slideshows/o...
My favorite security stories of the past week, as part of my efforts to curate the Dice Security Talent Community portal. Is A Tsunami Of SAP Attacks Coming? Snowden, OpenStack and the Hong Kong Connection A startup called Perzo: new … Continue reading →
Aruba, F5, Microsoft, Riverbed, Palo Alto Networks, SAP, Splunk, and VMware Support Arista's Open PlatformsNovember 5,2013 - Arista Networks, Inc. today introduced its newest member to its software defined cloud network: the Arista 7000 X Series with the Arista 7300 and Arista 7250 de...
By Bob GourleyYou have always been able to use Cloudera in the Cloud. We have written about that in the past and shown ways for any user to rapidly stand up Hadoop clusters in Amazon or Rackspace or other provider systems in smart ways and then spin them down when they are no longer ne...
UK-based service provider selects Flexiant cloud management software to meet customer demand in key vertical marketsLondon, UK - 24 October 2013 - Global service provider ITSONNET has selected Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator to meet customer demand for cloud management. Key markets for ITS...
Seagate Kinetic Cloud and Object Storage I/O platform (and Ethernet HDD) By Greg Schulz Seagate Kinetic Cloud and Object Storage I/O platform Seagate announced today their Kinetic platform and drive designed for use by object API accessed storage including for cloud de...
This post  is sponsored by the VMware Online Forum 2013. This part three of our VMware series will build on the second article that introduces Rackforce, one the Cloud providers implementing VMware technologies. Enterprise SaaS Enablement With this platform in place we can lo...
How do they keep the big vendors from pushing around the small ones?
ECC Dallas January 23 - 24
London, United Kingdom, October 10, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Storage Made Easy today announced that the global cosmetics company Lush has chosen to use its Enterprise File Share and Sync solution, with data stored on OpenStack Swift. "Lush did a significant market comparison as well as...
A new partner welcomed to the CBPN community is Rightscale, one of the market leaders of a Cloud Management Platform. We will be showcasing various use case scenarios where and how Rightscale could be applied, including how it can be used to implement the ‘Canadian Hybrid Cl...