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Creating more harmony around end user computing

Compromise is not a dirty word
Dale Vile, 10 Dec 15:08

Will tech titans SWALLOW upstart where Apple guru Steve Wozniak works?

Comment Storage blogger gives his take on Primary Data

VMware warns of vCenter cross-site-scripting bug

Six quick fixes flicked to give vAdmins Friday snits
Simon Sharwood, 05 Dec 08:02

Docker: Here, take the wheel – now YOU can run your own containers

DockerCon EU New tool lets you grab your Dockers in the privacy of your own firewall
Neil McAllister, 05 Dec 02:35

Docker grabs conductor's baton, jumps into cluster orchestration

DockerCon EU Forget containers – are you ready for a platform?
Neil McAllister, 04 Dec 19:02

Docker part 4: Microsoft CAN'T ignore it. Aux armes, citoyens!

Prognostication, Redmond and the Red Wedding
Trevor Pott, 04 Dec 12:37

The age of the hybrid cloud desktop hypervisor is upon us

VMware workstation 11 arrives, complete with cloudy connection
Simon Sharwood, 04 Dec 08:29

Cisco and IBM team on 'VersaStack' integrated infrastructure bundle

Cisco brings compute and networking, IBM brings storage, NetApp and EMC take a whack
Simon Sharwood, 04 Dec 04:24

NetApp goes for a ride on VMware's EVO: RAILs

ROBO RAIL FlexPod-style, but nobody knows where the compute will come from
Chris Mellor, 04 Dec 00:33

CoreOS's Docker-rival Rocket: We drill into new container contender

Analysis Can CoreOS achieve liftoff in Linux container space race?
Neil McAllister, 03 Dec 19:30

Rethinking desktop delivery

Time to break out of the Windows upgrade cycle
Dale Vile, 03 Dec 15:19

Chef and HP cook up partnership for infrastructure as code – even on Windows

HP Discover Infrastructure automation goes mainstream?
Tim Anderson, 02 Dec 16:57
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Part 3: Docker vs hypervisor in tech tussle SMACKDOWN

Comment We see you by the virty containers, VMware
Trevor Pott, 02 Dec 10:03
Container meltdown

CONTAINER WARS: CoreOS blasts Rocket rival at Docker

Claim's Docker's direction is 'fundamentally flawed'
Neil McAllister, 01 Dec 20:51
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Docker, Part 2: Whoa! Spontaneous industry standard! How did they do THAT?

Sysadmin Blog OSS guys acting as one ... it's not natural
Trevor Pott, 01 Dec 09:00

Citrix clambers aboard GPU-powered app-delivery bandwagon

VMware, meanwhile, reveals patent-pending desk-o-matic decision maker
Simon Sharwood, 28 Nov 05:01

VMware secures trademark for something cloudy and secure

What is 'VMware SWITCH'? And is it linked to Virtzilla's looming investor call?
Simon Sharwood, 28 Nov 00:06

User flexibility without the risk

Don’t stumble into the responsibility void
Dale Vile, 27 Nov 15:10

Inside Aurora: how disruptive is Amazon’s MySQL clone?

Storage engine made for the cloud – shame it's only for MySQL
Tim Anderson, 26 Nov 10:46

Canonical pushes LXD, its new mysterious drug for Linux containers

Analysis We take the hype out of Ubuntu maker's non-hypervisor hypervisor
Neil McAllister, 06 Nov 08:19

VMware announces vCloud Air for Australia

Dominant antipodean telco Telstra gets the hybrid-hosting gig
Simon Sharwood, 04 Nov 20:01

VMware: Yep, ESXi bug plays 'finders keepers' with data backups

Have you tried DISABLING then ENABLING CBT?
Gavin Clarke, 03 Nov 13:01

Desktop Linux users beware: the boss thinks you need to be managed

VMware reveals VDI for Linux desktops plan, plus China lab to do the development
Simon Sharwood, 31 Oct 02:04

ESXi is telling fibs to backup software

Embiggened VMs may not be backed up until you turn off CBT and turn it on again
Simon Sharwood, 27 Oct 04:37

Xen says its security policies might be buggier than its software

Users didn't know if they were allowed to patch bug behind world cloud reboot
Simon Sharwood, 23 Oct 07:29

NIST to hypervisor admins: Pro-tip, secure your systems

Hypervisor security draft open for comment
Richard Chirgwin, 23 Oct 05:01
NBN Co Customer premises equipment

NBN Co reports fibre traction and Telstra action

FTTP services breach the not-very-magical 200,000 barrier
Richard Chirgwin, 23 Oct 04:21
VMware Monster VM

VMware gives up on dual-persona smartphone concept

AirWatch has other ideas about the best way to deliver apps to your pocket
Simon Sharwood, 21 Oct 07:01
Apple Mac Pro

vSphere meets iCylinder in new VMware update

Virtzilla to support Mac Pro with patches and something called 'vSphere .NEXT'
Simon Sharwood, 19 Oct 23:05
Julie Larson-Green Microsoft Corporate Vice President, Windows Experience

Microsoft, Docker bid to bring Linux-y containers to Windows: What YOU need to know

Analysis It ain't there yet, but Redmond vows to make it work
Neil McAllister, 16 Oct 02:28
Microsoft Surface bomb

VMware's new VDI play is self-destructing virtual desktops

Forget BootCamp, set policies to let temps - and Macs - in and then boot them out
Simon Sharwood, 14 Oct 07:04

VMware's tool to harden virtual networks: a spreadsheet

NSX security guide lands in intriguing format
Diver peers through sub window. credit: Alexander Rist

'I went from a two-hour commute to a 10-min scooter ride by the sea'

eXpat Files Welcome to Bermuda, where you don't have to wear the shorts
Simon Sharwood, 12 Oct 11:00
VMware Monster VM

VMware squeezes out vSphere 6.0 release candidate – or is it vSphere 2015?

Virtzilla planning hosts with the most - 64TB of storage, 480 physical CPUs and 12TB RAM
Simon Sharwood, 03 Oct 03:10
SanDisk Extreme Pro SSD

The magic storage formula for successful VDI? Just add SSDs

They're cheap, they're plentiful... why not?
Trevor Pott, 02 Oct 11:47