The Virtualization Room:

July, 2011


July 13, 2011  2:44 PM

VMware CEO: no plans for multi-hypervisor management

Beth Pariseau Beth Pariseau Profile: Beth Pariseau

Despite hints in recent months that VMware may follow its competitors into multi-hypervisor management, VMware CEO Paul Maritz said at the vSphere 5 launch event in San Francisco yesterday that the return on engineering investment isn’t great enough to warrant such a...

July 12, 2011  10:01 PM

Microsoft warns of VMware ‘vTax’

Colin Steele Colin Steele Profile: Colin Steele

LOS ANGELES -- The debut of VMware's controversial new licensing model in vSphere 5 didn't go unnoticed here at Microsoft's Worldwide Partner Conference. "They are dangerously close...


July 11, 2011  6:20 PM

Ballmer talks Hyper-V, cloud at WPC

Colin Steele Colin Steele Profile: Colin Steele

LOS ANGELES -- Hyper-V got a couple of quick shout-outs during this morning's Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference keynote. CEO Steve Ballmer cited Hyper-V's role in Microsoft's overall cloud strategy and alluded to the new features added in Service Pack 1 earlier this year. "We've driven...


July 8, 2011  6:33 PM

Virtualization Vendor Profile: Zerto

Beth Pariseau Beth Pariseau Profile: Beth Pariseau

A new virtualization replication company called Zerto claims to have built a better mousetrap for disaster recovery. Zerto left stealth mode last month and is already generating some

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July 7, 2011  7:38 PM

A look at VMware’s lobbying efforts

Colin Steele Colin Steele Profile: Colin Steele

VMware always gets IT people talking, but on Capitol Hill, the company is pretty quiet.

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July 5, 2011  6:11 PM

Microsoft, Citrix join VMware on ‘magic’ mountain

Colin Steele Colin Steele Profile: Colin Steele

VMware still rules, but the top of the virtualization mountain is getting crowded. Gartner has added Microsoft and Citrix to the leaders section of its...


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