- 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 18, 2008
At Red Hat Summit, Red Hat touted its new KVM hypervisor -- a rival to VMware's hypervisor -- as well as its virtualization management and security tools.
- June 16, 2008
Novell's latest service pack for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server includes support for VMware's VMI brand of paravirtualization.
- June 10, 2008
The newly renamed ThinApp application virtualization product allows virtually any application to run on Windows, liberating admins from potential OS conflicts.
- June 02, 2008
VMware's acquisition of B-hive Networks promises to enable customers to monitor application performance inside virtual machines.
- 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.
- May 15, 2008
Citrix Systems' Xen may not rival VMware's functionality or Hyper-V's price, but it can boast interoperability with Hyper-V and solid virtual desktop technology.
- May 13, 2008
With xVM, Sun Microsystems has entered the x86 server virtualization marketplace. While it runs on any hardware platform and supports any OS, xVM still has to compete with VMware.
- May 06, 2008
Oracle says that its Xen-based hypervisor Oracle VM outperforms competitors like VMware. So why can't Oracle produce data or users to vouch for its virtualization software?
- April 29, 2008
Microsoft's Hyper-V is priced aggressively, but VMware users that have invested money and time in the software won't switch without proven performance results.
- March 31, 2008
Citrix has simplified its XenServer pricing model so that users can deploy an unlimited number of virtual machines per server at a single price. Will the move place pressure on VMware to lower its pricing?
- March 25, 2008
Dell will offer Egenera PAN Manager software on its PowerEdge servers to enrich management offerings and compete with vendors like HP.
- March 18, 2008
HP's new eight-way ProLiant is a behemoth packed with quad-core Opteron processors and up to 512 GB of memory, while its Insight Manager software improves virtual machine support.
- March 12, 2008
Real or perceived, some longtime VMware users say that the latest versions of ESX and VirtualCenter are riddled with annoying bugs and incomplete features.
- March 04, 2008
To verify service-level agreements and sway skeptical customers, the Revere Group uses application management software from Nimsoft in its VMware environment.