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  • New Partnership will Help Hybrid Clouds Span VMware SDDC and the IBM Cloud
    Wednesday, February 24, 2016
    IBM and VMware have partnered to help companies more easily extend their applications running on VMware's software to the IBM Cloud, making it easier for enterprises to have hybrid cloud environments to the IBM Cloud. Read More...
  • Docker Makes Docker Easier for Data Center Managers
    Wednesday, February 24, 2016
    Application containers, namely Docker containers, have been heralded as the great liberators of developers from worrying about infrastructure. Package your app in containers, and it will run in your data center or in somebody's cloud the same way...
  • AWS, Ericsson Team Up to Support Telco Cloud Migration
    Wednesday, February 24, 2016
    Amazon Web Services and Ericsson announced a partnership at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on Monday to help telecoms and communication service providers accelerate their cloud transformation. Under the partnership Ericsson will develop cloud...
  • Oracle Acquires Ravello Systems for Reported $500 Million
    Tuesday, February 23, 2016
    Workload cloud migration startup Ravello was acquired on Monday by Oracle to ease enterprise adoption of its public cloud. Read More...
  • CenturyLink Launches New FedRAMP-Compliant IaaS Cloud for Government Agencies
    Tuesday, February 23, 2016
    Hosting provider CenturyLink has added a new Infrastructure-as-a-Service offering aimed at federal government agencies, providing a way for government agencies to migrate and extend their data center workloads to the cloud while also complying with...
  • The Cloud and Your Hypervisor - What You Should Know About Management
    Monday, February 22, 2016
    Virtualization has helped many organizations consolidate their environment, remove a sometimes massive hardware footprint and create a more agile infrastructure. Today's modern data center is finding new ways to leverage a virtualized data center...
  • Equinix Says Cloud Will Help It Reach Customers It Hasn't Reached Before
    Monday, February 22, 2016
    As the big cloud providers continue to expand their global reach through Equinix data centers - Amazon, Microsoft, IBM, Oracle, and Cisco are now in its data centers across 17 markets around the world on average - the colocation provider and its...
  • Four Data Center Trends to Watch Now
    Friday, February 19, 2016
    Leading up to Data Center World, which runs from March 14-18 at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, the WHIR's sister site Data Center Knowledge has been reviewing some of the most important data center trends, including how data centers fit in with the...
  • IT Managers Least Confident in their Email Security Lack Budget, C-Suite Support
    Friday, February 19, 2016
    If you don't think email security is important, you only need to look at the Hillary Clinton email controversy and how the incident continues to make headlines almost a year later....
  • Equinix Mulling Purchase of CenturyLink and Verizon Data Centers
    Friday, February 19, 2016
    Equinix is one of the companies involved in talks with Verizon and CenturyLink about potentially buying data center assets the two big US telcos are looking to offload, as they hit the brakes on expansion into the cloud services market. Read More...