Rick Jackson at VMworld 2011: Bringing Confidence and Empowerment into Cloud IT

Kyt Dotson | August 31st

Today in theCube, Dave Vellante and John Furrier spoke with Rick Jackson, VMware’s Chief Marketing Officer, about the direction VMware is going with their products and the nature and theme of VMworld 2011 itself. In fact, many people...»

Spotlight VMworld Panel: How the Cloud Affects Backup

Maria Deutscher | August 30th

Dave Vellante held a backup panel at VMworld 2011 with three industry insiders, Brad Maltz, CTO at ICI Drew Kramer, VP of technical operations for VMware; and Jerome Wendt, founder and lead analyst at...»

Cloud Foundry Developed on a Vision of Unlimited App Development

Bert Latamore | August 30th

Cloud Foundry and its related tool set are designed to support the needs of the new generation of application developers, who want to use whatever development language best suits the needs of their project and...»

EMC’s Steve Manley Talks Backup, Dedupe at VMworld 2011

Maria Deutscher | August 30th

Steven Manley, CTO of EMC’s Backup and Recovery group attended VMworld and made his first appearance in theCube.  He discussed backup, where EMC stands in this market, and his take on the industry. Manley kicked...»

In the New Consumer World, VDI Must Deliver to Multiple Platforms

Bert Latamore | August 30th

“We are living in a new world where Windows no longer is the only choice, it is just one choice,” says Vittorio Viarengo, vice president of end-user computing for VMworld. “Windows will be around for...»

Samsung for VMware: the Rise of Virtual Mobility

Cherr Aira | August 30th

Mobility is sweeping the entire world off its feet.  And the influence only grows, particularly within the virtual tract.  Mobile virtualization is becoming a significant item in the industry as personal and professional lives...»

Citrix Fulfills Promise, Extends CloudStack Offerings to VMware, Oracle

Cherr Aira | August 30th

Cloud computing and virtualization are major parcels of the present innovative IT service delivery model.  The complete acquisition of Cloud.com by Citrix Systems spells a deep dive into the open source community.  One of...»

Fusion-io Launches ioCache at VMworld 2011

Maria Deutscher | August 30th

Fusion-io had some big news coming out of VMworld, the announcement of ioCache. The new offering is the fruit of a one year-long team up with ioTurbine, a developer of virtualized caching software in acquired...»

Big Data Spotlight: Hadoop, Local Storage Key to the Future

Kristen Nicole | August 30th

Big data is a pretty hot topic right now, but when it comes to cloud implimentation, there’s still a lot to learn.  Today’s first big data panel at VMworld welcomed Cloudera co-founder Amr Awadallah...»