Citrix CTO looks to destroy VDI’s dam of cost | #vmworld

Rose Meadows | August 29th

If you ask them, Citrix Systems, Inc. dominates the virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) market because it understood the polar differences of server and desktop virtualization early on. The company reached a point where the virtualized desktop was equivalent...»

The truth behind VMware’s acquisition of AirWatch, and other mobile efforts | #vmworld

Rachel Schramm | August 29th

Customers want mobile of all sorts, according to Sanjay Poonen, EVP and GM of End-User Computing at VMware, Inc. The virtualization service provider is constantly seeking out the tools to meet mobile demand. Whether it's integrating with other...»

Server sales rising: HP leads the way

Mike Wheatley | August 29th

It's anything but doom and gloom for the server industry, despite claims to the contrary. As IDC's latest Worldwide Quarterly Server Tracker reveals, sales are actually on the rise, and it all points...»

Is your Bitcoin wallet insured from hackers?

Mellisa Tolentino | August 29th

People love Bitcoin for lots of different reasons, whether its the lack of fees, the anonymity, the investment potential or something else. But unfortunately, hackers love Bitcoin for exactly the same reasons - and


Meet Dr. Watson: IBM’s cancer-busting supercomputer

Mike Wheatley | August 29th

IBM Corp's Watson supercomputer is set to tackle scientific research head-on after being re-programmed to analyse Big Data in the cloud. It's just launched a new system called Watson Discovery Advisor for...»

Hot containers: Microsoft cuddles up to Google’s Kubernetes

Mike Wheatley | August 29th

Microsoft Corp., has just added support for managing Docker containers in its Azure cloud, with the help of the open-source Kubernetes tool that was designed and built by rival Google Inc....»

3D Printing Round Up: From to NASA space exploration

Saroj Kar | August 28th

As 3D printing continues to find wider adoption, it is quickly entering research, food processing, toy manufacture, aerospace, defense, discrete and industrial production. Over the last few weeks small and large firms are adopting 3D in some way by...»

Bitcoin Weekly 2014 August 28: Bitcoin trade group forms digital currency PAC, Coinbase gets insured, and merchants see promise in Bitcoin’s future

Kyt Dotson | August 28th

This week, the Chamber of Digital Commerce, a relative newcomer on the scene, announced registration to form a PAC to increase the lobbying power of Bitcoin-related interests in the US political space. Reuters is running an article talking...»

EMC’s been following Docker since its inception | #vmworld

Rachel Schramm | August 28th

The enterprise will undergo a fundamental shift towards hyper-convergence, said Vickram Bhambri, VP of Product Management for EMC Corp.'s Advanced Software Division (ASD). In conversation with Dave Vellante and John Furrier on theCUBE, Bhambri addressed the use of...»

Tiny modems, new kits for IoT developers

Mellisa Tolentino | August 28th

This week’s Smart DevOps roundup features the latest development kit for Internet of Things (IoT) app makers, an updated IoT applications site, and a new IoT modem.

Broadcom unveils new WICED Sense development kit


Broadcom Corp.