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Win a TurboStack Home Lab

The TurboStack Home Lab is an expertly crafted hardware and software bundle that has been engineered to allow you to easily bring OpenStack to your virtual environment. Win a TurboStack Home Lab Here How to Enter: Watch the short video below Submit the entry form on this page What is the TurboStack? The TurboStack was […]

VMware: OpenStack Summit 2016 Re-Cap – A Guide to Practical OpenStack Network Virtualization using OVN

OVN (pronounced “oven”) is a rapidly growing, open source solution being developed by the Open vSwitch (OVS) community that provides network virtualization for OVS. While OVN isn’t designed to work with VMware Integrated OpenStack, it’s another OpenStack project to which VMware has been devoting time and effort, and definitely worth knowing about. For a good […]

Download Free Virtual Health Monitor for Citrix, Hyper-V, VMware, RHEV

Virtual Health Monitor is a free virtualization monitoring and reporting tool for VMware, Hyper-V, RHEV, and XenServer environments. Monitor Storage, Compute & Network performance with visibility into your clusters, hosts, data stores and VMs Monitor heterogeneous environments – VMware, Hyper-v, RHEV, Xen- in single pane of glass Flexible dashboards & reports with easy customization Specific […]

VMware: OpenStack Summit 2016 Re-Cap – An Introduction to OpenStack for VMware Administrators

So, you’re a VMware administrator providing IT resources to developers who want API-driven access to your compute, network, and storage infrastructure. If that’s the case, you should definitely check out the VMware Integrated OpenStack (VIO) product homepage, the VIO Hands-on Lab, or go ahead and download and install VIO yourself. But you might first want […]

Red Hat Positioned in the Visionaries Quadrant of Gartner’s 2016 Magic Quadrant for x86 Server Virtualization Infrastructure

Red Hat
Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world’s leading provider of open source solutions, today announced that Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the “Visionaries” quadrant of the August 2016 x86 Server Virtualization Infrastructure Magic Quadrant. With Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization, companies around the world are building a foundation for future […]

VMware Named a Leader in 2016 Magic Quadrant for x86 Server Virtualization Infrastructure

VMware, Inc.(NYSE: VMW), a global leader in cloud infrastructure and business mobility, today announced that VMware is positioned in the Leaders Quadrant of Gartner, Inc.’s 2016 Magic Quadrant for x86 Server Virtualization Infrastructure for the seventh consecutive year. (1) According to Gartner, “Virtualization (in the form of VMs and containers) is a fundamental enabler to […]

Solution: Oracle VM Manager Backup and Recovery – Availability Protection

Roddy Rodstein
Oracle VM Manager is the centralized management and operations application for Oracle VM. Without Oracle VM Manager operations will quickly screech to a halt resulting in the loss of all management capabilities, and visibility for the Oracle VM Server Pools, Oracle VM servers, and virtual machines. ROAD™ for Oracle® VM delivers unparalleled availability protection for […]

My Cloud Learning Journey: Part 5 “The Super Unknowns”

HP Enterprise
I was excited about having the chance to chat to Seattle-based Krishnan Subramanian about the importance of OpenStack and Cloud Foundry in the cloud world—although not for the reasons you may imagine. I am still stuck in 1994 to the extent that I tour around Europe with friends every time Pearl Jam hit the road […]

Introduction to Red Hat OpenStack Platform Director

Red Hat
Those familiar with OpenStack already know that deployment has historically been a bit challenging. That’s mainly because deployment includes a lot more than just getting the software installed – it’s about architecting your platform to use existing infrastructure as well as planning for future scalability and flexibility. OpenStack is designed to be a massively scalable […]

How connection tracking in Open vSwitch helps OpenStack performance

Red Hat
By introducing a connection tracking feature in Open vSwitch, thanks to the latest Linux kernel, we greatly simplified the maze of virtual network interfaces on OpenStack compute nodes and improved its networking performance. This feature will appear soon in Red Hat OpenStack Platform. It goes without question that in the modern world, we need firewalling […]