- December 02, 2008
VMware's View 3 VDI suite has several notable features. But virtual desktop infrastructure remains an immature technology, one observer says.
- November 24, 2008
VDIworks' VDIworks2Go enables end users to check out a virtual desktop and run it locally on a laptop.
- November 05, 2008
With customers clamoring for Windows applications on the iPhone, Citrix Systems' will soon deliver, enabling users to display Windows apps and full desktops on the Apple device.
- October 15, 2008
Using the Open Virtualization Format standard, Citrix Systems' Project Kensho toolkit packages virtual appliances so they can be used on different hypervisors and clouds.
- September 30, 2008
In an effort to improve multimedia performance of virtual desktops, VMware will support many new remote presentation protocols but, unfortunately, not Citrix ICA.
- September 15, 2008
Citrix Systems' new version of XenServer now offers high availability, fault tolerance, virtual machine tagging and enhanced management features. One analyst deems it a significant improvement over past versions.
- September 13, 2008
With data centers adding more virtual machines per host, VMware and Citrix have promised to protect against hardware failures.
- August 26, 2008
The new version of Citrix Systems' XenApp now supports Windows Server 2008. Additional upgrades include better performance, a new user interface and preferential load balancing to prioritize applications.
- August 25, 2008
Citrix Systems' CTO gave a preview of some of the 100 new features packed into the upcoming version of XenServer, which hits the market sometime in September.
- August 07, 2008
Despite the chatter that the Xen hypervisor is under threat from Hyper-V and VMware, it's here to stay, affirmed Citrix CTO Simon Crosby at LinuxWorld/Next Generation Data Center.
- July 21, 2008
Designed for Citrix XensServer, SteelEye offers real-time replication software to make a Xen environment highly available and to enable virtual machine migration.
- July 16, 2008
In choosing Novell SUSE Xen virtualization and ZenWorks management controls, VIST Financial Corp. has saved hundreds of thousands of dollars.
- July 08, 2008
VMware's board of directors announced abruptly that it has replaced VMware co-founder, CEO and President Diane Greene with EMC Cloud Computing Division President Paul Maritz.
- June 25, 2008
Red Hat's new KVM-based hypervisor may be easier to install alongside Linux, but paravirtualized offerings like Citrix's Xen still trump the new hypervisor, say KVM detractors.
- May 22, 2008
Even as companies tighten IT budgets this year, many have continued to invest in virtualization software to reduce hardware and energy spending, says a new ChangeWave Research survey.