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February 11, 2011  6:09 PM

VMware killing Lab Manager



Posted by: Colin Steele
cloud computing, Colin Steele, VMware

As many users have predicted, VMware is indeed phasing out its Lab Manager product. VMware has not officially announced Lab Manager's end of life, but sources within the company said this week that it is in the works. In...

February 8, 2011  1:57 PM

More on VMware vCloud Connector



Posted by: Colin Steele
cloud computing, Colin Steele, vCloud Connector, VMware

This morning we got the official announcement of VMware vCloud Connector, a new, free vSphere plug-in that I wrote about last week on SearchCloudComputing.com.


February 2, 2011  7:57 PM

VMware names co-presidents, Maritz still CEO



Posted by: Colin Steele
Colin Steele, Paul Maritz, VMware

Paul Maritz is no longer VMware's president. The company has named four other executives as co-presidents: Carl Eschenbach, Richard McAniff, Tod Nielsen and Mark Peek. They will all report to Maritz, who remains CEO. VMware has not issued a press release about the news, but the company...


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,


November 22, 2010  3:26 PM

Novell acquired, but not by VMware



Posted by: Beth Pariseau
Novell, VMware

Despite a report by the Wall Street Journal September 15 that VMware was in talks to acquire at least a piece of Novell, the majority of the company will be acquired for $2.2 billion by


November 9, 2010  8:26 PM

The preconfigured stack craze – if IT vendors build it, will users come?



Posted by: Beth Pariseau
Cisco, EMC, VDI, VMware

While vendors and vendor coalitions are putting together preconfigured bundles of storage, networking, virtualization and applications, industry analysts say interest among IT pros in turnkey stacks...


October 25, 2010  7:22 PM

VMware ‘If Only’ campaign goes after SMBs



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

VMware boasts that its customers include the entire Fortune 100, 491 of the Fortune 500 and 955 of the Fortune 1000. Those are all impressive figures. But if you're a small company, you might look at those stats and think,...


October 18, 2010  11:21 PM

VMware earnings: Law of Large Numbers hasn’t caught up… yet



Posted by: Beth Pariseau
VMware

Everything that goes up must come down. But as experts predicted prior to Monday night's VMware earnings call, there's no sign that VMware’s continued gaudy growth numbers will crash back...


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