Virtual Desktop Security? Are They Secure?

November 16, 2011
By

There has been quite a bit of hype on whether virtual desktops provide more security than traditional desktops. All the marketing literature I have read says that it does improve overall security, but I believe this marketing literature makes several assumptions that are just not true in most organizations, and really do not account for…

Read more »

CA Starts the Race To Self-Destruction Among the “Big Four” in Virtualization Management

November 15, 2011
By

Virtualization and cloud computing have changed the requirements for management solutions in a way that no innovation in the history of our industry ever have. Previous innovations created new requirements, but did not break existing management approaches or business models. Virtualization breaks both the existing legacy approaches to managing applications and systems, and breaks how…

Read more »

Quest delivers IE 6 rescue package

November 14, 2011
By

With a little over 28 months left until Microsoft ends all support for Windows XP and with Internet Explorer 6, the time to consider their replacements is long overdue. While Microsoft and others have acted to deliver tools to assist with Windows 7 migration activities little effort has been made to address the challenge of…

Read more »

The Campaign to Bring Back the VMTN Subscription

November 11, 2011
By and

I am not sure how other people have learned their craft and mastered the technology they support, but for me, the learning started after the books ended. I have learned so much more from breaking something and having to find the fix than I ever did from reading a book. Back in the day around…

Read more »

Ericom rethink virtual desktop use and offer AccessCloud to ISVs and Cloud Hosting Providers

November 10, 2011
By

Ericom Software have announced Ericom AccessCloud – a new initiative aimed at facilitating the adoption of Cloud-hosted services, including Software as a Service (SaaS), multi-tenancy, and billing and automatic provisioning solutions, by ISVs and cloud-hosting companies.

Read more »

Pano Logic Aims High with Pano System 5

November 9, 2011
By
Pano Logic Aims High with Pano System 5

Less that 12 months after Pano Logic released Pano System 4 Pano Logic has announced a major update. Not surprising named Pano System 5, this new release provides incremental updates to the previous offering as well as introducing a significant change to the overall system architecture that should position it well for the future.

Read more »