Google Kills More Services, Shifts Risk to Other Areas

Mellisa Tolentino | September 6th

Google recently announced the death of Slide and its apps, which angered Super Poke! Pets players, some of which threatened to file a class action lawsuit.  If Google managed to anger a hoard of...»

Mobile VMs will Come to the Data for Analysis says EMC’s Gelsinger

Bert Latamore | September 5th

Databases are becoming so huge, particularly for analytics and especially with big data, that they are essentially immobile, says EMC COO Pat Gelsinger, one of the many high profile CEOs to stop by theCube...»

Latest Flash Storage Entrant Gunning for the Very High End

Bert Latamore | September 5th

The latest entrant into the high-end flash storage arena, Pure Storage, came out of stealth mode at the VMware conference gunning for the highest of high ends, the high-availability (HA) market of mainly currency traders...»

Companies Are Starting to Realize what a Cloud Is

Maria Deutscher | September 5th

Paul Froutan, the chief technology officer at cloud storage startup Nirvanix, visited theCube again at VMworld 2011 (full video below - see 2nd half here). Froutan joined Nirvanix from Google, where he was in...»

Seesmic CRM tops Tablet Business Apps: iPad, Android Edition

Maria Deutscher | September 5th

This week, we’ve rounded up the usual 5 apps, two of which stand out more than others. First of all, IBM just launched Connections on all the major platforms. Connections, once known as Lotus Connections,...»

VMware Storage Direction May Put Parent EMC’s Needs Before Users, Says Wikibon CTO

Bert Latamore | September 2nd

Everybody seems to agree that storage is a big problem with virtualization, and at this week's VMworld 2011, VMware and its parent, storage vendor EMC, spelled out their plan for fixing this problem. But,...»

Cloud Realities at VMworld 2011

Maria Deutscher | September 2nd

The Cloud Realities Spotlight at VMworld 2011 covered some of the biggest of the biggest disruptors the industry has been seeing lately, as well as the whole big data trend that’s been going on in...»

The Disruptive Nature of VMware’s Ecosystem: VMworld 2011 Wrap Session

Kristen Nicole | September 1st

It’s been a whirlwind week for the SiliconAngle and Wikibon team, as we wrap up another great broadcast from VMworld 2011.  Before we pack up, our show hosts John Furrier, Dave Vellante and Alex Williams...»

It’s Not About Technology, but Real Products, says Intel

Kristen Nicole | September 1st

One of the final spotlight sessions on theCube this week featured an in-depth look at the datacenter, with Billy Cox, Director of Cloud Strategy at Intel, and Jake Smith, Manager of Advanced Technology at Intel...»

Dell Equalogic, iSCSI Deliver the Goods at Highly Virtualized Law Firm

Bert Latamore | September 1st

A VMware customer for more than seven years and a Dell EqualLogic shop, Quarles & Brady LLP, a large, international law firm based in Milwaukee with offices in Illinois, Florida, Arizona, and China, runs...»