I just returned from full days at the OpenStack conference and analyst day in San Francisco. For full transparency, I’ve been somewhat skeptical about the size of the OpenStack movement and the crippling effect of too many players and the competitive nature of those involved for moving the initiative forward. Perhaps some of this comes [...]
Entries Tagged as 'VMware'
by Kyle Hilgendorf | April 20, 2012 | 2 Comments
by Kyle Hilgendorf | August 29, 2011 | 3 Comments
VMworld kicked off this week with a flurry of announcements and improvements and I wanted to highlight two of the important ones for my coverage area. Global Connect – this new announcement is intriguing for enterprise customers. The goal is for vCloud Datacenter partners to develop global relationships with one another to provide customers true [...]
by Kyle Hilgendorf | May 31, 2011 | 4 Comments
Citrix’s Project Olympus announcement last week at Synergy regarding commercial support for OpenStack officially signaled the beginning of an intriguing battle for the attention of enterprise cloud computing environments. VMware is the industry behemoth in the data center with the vast market share of server virtualization business. Their vCloud initiative over the past 2 years [...]