• January 26, 2016 26 Jan'16

    VMware ready to drop the axe on vCloud Air, Fusion groups

    The bloodletting at VMware has begun. Reports published over the past several days about VMware laying off as many as 900 of its 18,000 or so employees are proving correct.

  • January 20, 2016 20 Jan'16

    Readers sound off on Docker containment strategies

    In this Tweet roundup, readers share their thoughts on the pros and cons of various Docker containment strategies.

  • January 20, 2016 20 Jan'16

    Will container virtualization be the biggest data center trend of 2016?

    With the rapid maturation of container virtualization, IT administrators should be prepared to adopt and manage containers earlier than they expected.

  • December 18, 2015 18 Dec'15

    Building Docker infrastructure still tough, but maybe not for long

    Docker could become the next generation compute platform, and even replace server virtualization, but the container technology has some growing up to do first.

  • October 21, 2015 21 Oct'15

    Dell-VMware deal begins with risky hands-off strategy

    More than a week after its $67 billion acquisition of EMC and VMware, Dell fails to offer specifics on VMware's role in the combined company. Can this be a good thing?

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  • October 20, 2015 20 Oct'15

    Microsoft containers gain data center momentum

    Container technology continues to gain momentum in the data center and now Microsoft has joined in on the fun.

  • October 20, 2015 20 Oct'15

    VMware trends on Twitter

    VMware users took to Twitter to talk about new product announcements and updates unveiled at VMworld 2015.

  • October 20, 2015 20 Oct'15

    What does the Dell takeover of EMC mean for VMware?

    Two of the largest hardware vendors have agreed to merge, but where does that leave the biggest name in virtualization?

  • October 20, 2015 20 Oct'15

    VMworld 2015 fails to impress

    VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger spoke about the need to pivot like a startup, but VMware is still acting like a lumbering giant.

  • September 17, 2015 17 Sep'15

    Application containers continue data center invasion

    For infrastructure and operations teams, the growth of application containers is both good news and bad.

  • September 16, 2015 16 Sep'15

    VMworld 2015 receives positive reviews from users

    As over 23,000 people watched the keynote speeches from VMworld 2015, users took to social media to give their reviews of VMware's announcements.

  • September 15, 2015 15 Sep'15

    VMware NSX trial option on the way -- for some

    VMware still hasn't allowed public access to a try-before-you-buy NSX evaluation, but a VMUG EVALExperience option is in the works.

  • September 10, 2015 10 Sep'15

    VMware NSX roadmap puts focus on SDDC and cloud security

    VMware executives talked up the security aspects of an NSX deployment, citing use cases and giving a preview of upcoming features.

  • September 09, 2015 09 Sep'15

    New VMware DevOps program boosts developer interest

    The first-ever Developer Day at VMworld 2015 was the virtualization giant's first crack at courting a new developer and DevOps audience.

  • September 02, 2015 02 Sep'15

    VExperts won't buy into VMware NSX without eval options

    VMware NSX could be a game changer, but IT pros won't believe it – and won't invest in it – until they can test it for themselves.