Feb2014

To Do List for Satya Nadella, New Microsoft CEO

So, Microsoft has settled on the successor to Steve Ballmer, and it is Satya Nadella, who was most recently the president of Microsoft’s Server and Tools Division. Microsoft was once the greatest and most influential software company on the planet, …
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Jan2014

News: VMTurbo Extends Software Driven Control into the Storage and UCS Fabric Layers

VMTurbo has extended its ability to ensure that important workloads get the right resources to include automatic software based control of NetApp storage resources and Cisco UCS resources. This is a breakthrough in automated control systems for highly dynamic environments, and may well become an essential capability for the management of the forthcoming Software Defined Data Center.

Dec2013

Understanding the Value of Unique Management Data

Hundreds of companies and products monitor and manage various elements of your data center and your clouds. But most of these products rely on commonly available management data that is accessed via either industry-standard APIs or management APIs provided by …
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Dec2013

News: Splunk Acquires Cloudmeter

Splunk has acquired CloudMeter, giving Splunk the ability to add custom configured slices of network data to its data store. There are likely numerous use cases for Splunk that will be enhanced by this capability, which will solidify Splunk’s position as the leader in the new ecosystem based management software business.