VMware has announced vSphere6. It has revealed many significant capabilities, but perhaps the most important announcements are those focusing on company positioning and OpenStack.
VMware Integrated OpenStack is a direct shot at Red Hat and anyone else who intends to build a revenue stream around supporting OpenStack-based private clouds in the enterprise customer base.
Right now, the three major public clouds (Amazon, Microsoft, and Google) seem all shiny and new, like many technologies seemed at some point in the past. Let’s see if we can learn from history and assess the risk of the …
In some cases, it is not cheaper to start or run your software business in the public cloud than it is to buy a server and provision it with software from VMware and Microsoft.
Docker has the potential to revolutionize several segments of the IT industry. However management of containers is a brand new problem that the existing ecosystem of startups and maybe some new ones are going to address in order for Docker to be deployed pervasively.
Data integration will replace console integration and alert integration in the management software industry. This is the only path by which customers will be able to replace the current glass of pain with something that actually works.