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September 2, 2016  11:09 AM

How VMware is tackling the challenges of doing business in the hybrid, multi-cloud era

Caroline Donnelly Profile: Caroline Donnelly
cloud, datacentre, Private Cloud, Public Cloud, VMware, VMworld

VMworld US 2016 suggests VMware is under no illusions about the challenges it faces, as its traditional customers cede control for IT buying to line of business units and start exploring their multi-cloud options. “There’s no such thing as challenges, only...

October 16, 2015  10:53 AM

VMworld 2015: How VMware stopped the Dell-EMC merger overshadowing the show

Caroline Donnelly Profile: Caroline Donnelly
cloud, Dell, EMC, M&A, Virtualisation, VMUG, VMware, VMworld 2015

The proposed Dell-EMC merger was always going to be a major talking point at VMworld in Barcelona, given news of the deal was confirmed on the eve of this year's show. 


What was...


September 23, 2014  5:10 PM

EMC-HP merger would have meant more of the same old complex, slow, legacy and big IT

Archana Venkatraman Profile: Archana Venkatraman
Cisco Systems, Dell, EMC, Hewlett-Packard, VMware

Two large, very large companies that have been under tremendous pressure in the software-defined storage and cloud era - EMC and HP - toyed with the idea of a merger, according to Wall Street...

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August 25, 2014  11:09 PM

VMworld 2014: What happened on Day 1

Archana Venkatraman Profile: Archana Venkatraman
Cloud Computing, Google, Open vSwitch, OpenStack, vCloud, VMware, VMware vSphere

On Day 1 of its annual conference VMworld 2014 themed "No Limits", VMware unveiled its strategies around open cloud platform OpenStack and around container technology Kubernetes. It also launched new tools to extend its software-defined datacentre and hybrid cloud...


June 19, 2014  10:47 AM

What Cloud World Forum 2014 tells us about cloud

Archana Venkatraman Profile: Archana Venkatraman
Ebay, eNovance, IBM, JasperSoft, OpenStack, Rackspace, Red Hat, VMware

The sixth annual Cloud World Forum wrapped up yesterday and here's what the event tells us about the state of cloud IT in the enterprise world.

OpenStack is gaining serious traction

OpenStack's big users and...


June 12, 2014  3:43 PM

Why some cloud projects fail?

Archana Venkatraman Profile: Archana Venkatraman
Business, Cloud Computing, DevOps, information technology, OpenStack, VMware

I was at a roundtable earlier this week discussing the findings of one enterprise cloud research. The findings are embargoed until June 24, but what struck me the most was the numbers around failed or stalled cloud projects.

And that led me to...


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