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SaaS to dominate public cloud growth, Wikibon predicts

The future belongs to companies that combine leading technology with innovative business models, writes Wikibon Analyst Brian Gracely in “Unpacking the Public Cloud Market”. Recent Wikibon Public Cloud research  predicts that 33 percent of all IT spending will move to public clouds within ten years as leading organizations leverage cloud along with mobile devices, open source […]

The New VMware Motto: ‘One Cloud, Any App, Any Device’

If you do much reading in the world of VMware, you’ll soon encounter the phrase, ‘One Cloud, Any App, Any Device.” What does this term mean? Is this just a cool marketing slogan tossed out there by VMware, or is there some actual meaning and substance behind it? The Environment Enabling ‘One Cloud’ Management of […]

Leading IT & Managed Services Provider Runs on Nexenta Open Software Defined Storage Platform; Replacing Legacy Hardware-based Storage Systems

Nexenta (@Nexenta), the global leader in Open Source-driven Software-Defined Storage (OpenSDS), today announced that leading IT and data center provider Northern Backup Inc (@NorthernBackup) has chosen NexentaStor to ensure the highest levels of service, performance, agility, capacity, and redundancy.   Northern Backup Inc (NBI) is a firm that specializes in the design, implementation, and support of information […]

What do Tapas, Sangria and Nutanix have in common?

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Big Data on VMware vSphere with HBase

This article describes a set of performance tests that were conducted on HBase, a popular data management tool that is frequently used with Hadoop, running on VMware vSphere 6 and provisioned by the vSphere Big Data Extensions tool. The work described here was done by Xinhui Li, who is a staff engineer inthe Big Data […]

Citrix Appoints Kimberly Martin as Vice President of Partner Strategy and Sales

Citrix today announced that Kimberly Martin is joining the company as vice president of partner strategy and sales, reporting to Carlos Sartorius, senior vice president, worldwide sales and services. As the new worldwide channel leader, Martin will be responsible for evolving the company’s partner strategy for ISVs, OEMs, SIs, service providers, resellers, and distributors, addressing […]

OpenText launches cloud-based Big Data analytics-as-a-Service platform

Canadian Enterprise Information Management software firm OpenText Corp. has rolled out an easy-to-implement cloud-based Big Data analytics service that’s designed to allow businesses to extract insights from their data without building and operating their own infrastructure. Called OpenText Big Data Analytics (BDA), the solution is available now on a tiered subscription pricing basis, billed as […]

SanDisk and Nexenta to Deliver the First Open Software-Defined Storage (OpenSDS) All Flash Array in the Market

SanDisk Corporation (NASDAQ:SNDK), a global leader in flash storage solutions, and Nexenta (@Nexenta), the global leader in Open Source-driven Software-Defined Storage (OpenSDS), today announced that NexentaStor, the company’s flagship software-only platform, has been integrated with SanDisk’s all-flash InfiniFlash™ IF100 system. This all-flash joint solution provides data center customers with a pre-tested, full-featured, cost-effective, high-performance system for […]

VMware Selects Nexenta Open Software-Defined Storage Platform for VMware Virtual SAN File Services for Complete Software-Only Hyper-Convergence Solution

Nexenta (@Nexenta) the global leader in Open Source-Driven Software-Defined Storage (OpenSDS) solutions, in partnership with VMware, today announced that any validated VMware Virtual SAN customer could receive an exclusive promotion of NexentaConnect to achieve file services. NexentaConnect for VMware Virtual SAN provides file services for VMware Virtual SAN environments by adding NFS and SMB access on […]

‘EMC will be reborn, rebooted, with VMware at the center’ – #VMworld

theCUBE and SiliconANGLE’s coverage for the final day of VMworld 2015 kicked off at the Moscone Center in San Francisco with theCUBE cohosts John Furrier and Dave Vellante welcoming Wikibon’s Big Data & Analytics Analyst George Gilbert for a special discussion on Big Data trends. Gilbert talked about the evolution of the data stack and analyzed […]

Nexenta via Its Industry-Leading Open Software-Defined Storage Platform Collaborates with Veeam to Provide Availability Solutions for Virtualized Data Centers

Nexenta (@Nexenta), the global leader in Open Source-driven Software-Defined Storage (OpenSDS) is collaborating with Veeam® Software, the innovative provider of solutions that deliver Availability for the Modern Data Center™), to provide fast, flexible, reliable and cost-effective recovery and availability solutions for modern data center providers and enterprises. Customers can realize recovery time and point objectives […]

SIOS Technology Showcases SIOS iQ Machine Learning-based IT Operations Analytics Platform at VMworld 2015

SIOS CTO to participate on panel about best practices for running virtualized applications on Software Defined Storage using flash storage SIOS Technology Corp. (, the leading provider of software products that maximize availability and efficiency of virtualized environments, today announced that for the first time publicly it will demonstrate live its newly available SIOS iQ™ in […]

CloudPhysics Preempts Disruptions in vSphere Environments With New Release of Its Award-Winning Analytics Solution

VMware’s VMworld 2015 — Moscone Booth #2346 — CloudPhysics, provider of data-driven insights for smarter IT, today launched a new release of its SaaS offering, significantly expanding its analytics solution so that VMware users can preempt and eliminate operational hazards that threaten to disrupt IT operations and applications. In today’s world of software-defined datacenters, infrastructure is […]

To unlock Big Data’s potential, learn to use fast data

As organizations become more sophisticated in their use of Big Data, many are struggling to make real-time business decisions before opportunities disappear. Legacy infrastructure holds them back because it cannot scale to the speed and volume required to analyze Big Data in real-time. Sluggish legacy systems force organizations to use outdated data to make critical […]

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