Mar2012

Will Microsoft Drive a Wedge Between VMware and EMC with Windows Server 8 and Hyper-V 3?

Windows Server 8 and Hyper-V 3 may blow up the entire rationale for EMC owning VMware. Cheap storage for virtualization enabled by new Microsoft features will force VMware to embrace cheap storage as well. This will precipitate the commoditization of the storage market, and accelerate the pace of virtualization and cloud computing.