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January 17, 2011  8:29 PM

Another hint about new VMware vStorage APIs



Posted by: Beth Pariseau
infrastructure, vSphere, vStorage APIs

A little more than a month ago, I wrote a story about some new vStorage APIs that are coming from VMware Inc. and its storage partners, code which could...

January 10, 2011  6:33 PM

Bob Muglia leaving Microsoft



Posted by: Colin Steele
Colin Steele, Hyper-V vs. VMware, Microsoft

Bob Muglia, president of Microsoft's Server and Tools Business and the public face of its...


January 10, 2011  3:20 PM

Microsoft vs. VMware: To the cloud!



Posted by: Colin Steele
cloud computing, Colin Steele, Hyper-V vs. VMware, private cloud

"Virtualization alone does not a cloud make." Seems like a pretty innocuous statement, right? Not when it's on a Microsoft billboard, and that billboard happens to be along a stretch of highway that VMware employees take to work. The inference is that VMware, for all its cloud talk, is just a...


January 5, 2011  4:39 PM

Server virtualization tops 2011 IT priorities



Posted by: Colin Steele
cloud computing, Colin Steele, server virtualization

IT managers still have server virtualization on the brain as they head into 2011. Server virtualization is the top priority for IT managers in 2011, according to TechTarget's 2011 IT...

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December 21, 2010  4:11 PM

Dilbert takes on server virtualization



Posted by: Colin Steele
server virtualization

A colleague passed along yesterday's Dilbert comic strip, which has a pretty random mention of server virtualization. Check it out:

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December 16, 2010  5:21 PM

Paul Maritz talks Microsoft, Oracle



Posted by: Colin Steele
Colin Steele, Hyper-V vs. VMware, Microsoft, Oracle, Paul Maritz, VMware

Paul Maritz knows VMware has a target on its back. The VMware CEO was the latest guest on Fortune's "Connected with Adam Lashinsky," where he talked about VMware's standing in...


December 16, 2010  2:10 PM

2010 in review and 2011 predictions on VMware podcast



Posted by: Colin Steele
cloud computing, Desktop virtualization, server virtualization, VMware

Brian Madden, Mike Laverick, Bridget Botelho and myself were guests on yesterday's VMware Communities Roundtable podcast. We talked about some of this year's biggest virtualization news -- such as...


December 14, 2010  3:06 PM

Year in review on tomorrow’s VMware podcast



Posted by: Colin Steele
Desktop virtualization, server virtualization, VMware

A whole crew of TechTarget editors and experts will be on tomorrow's VMware Communities Roundtable show to talk about the top virtualization stories of 2010 and what we expect for 2011. I'll be joined by Brian Madden,


December 9, 2010  9:26 PM

Eminem + Avatar = desktop virtualization ad, of course



Posted by: Colin Steele
Colin Steele, Desktop virtualization, Parallels

Video is a very popular marketing medium in the virtualization world. Some vendors use videos to take shots at competitors, like the infamous "Microsoft Mythbusters" video...


December 6, 2010  6:25 PM

Juniper acquires Altor for virtualization security



Posted by: Colin Steele
Altor, Colin Steele, Juniper, Virtualization security

Juniper Networks acquired Altor Networks, a popular virtualization security vendor, for $95 million today. Altor makes Virtual Firewall, which took the bronze medal in the...


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