• Ford, Microsoft Pour Cash Into Pivotal

    Ford, Microsoft Pour Cash Into Pivotal

    Led by new investor Ford, together with Microsoft and previous investors GE, EMC and VMware, the deal is expected to close this month.It's teaming up with Ford and Microsoft to help introduce its cloud and analytics software to new customers.
  • IBM Cloud Will Host VMware Horizon Air, SugarCRM

    IBM Cloud Will Host VMware Horizon Air, SugarCRM

    If a key VMware service can be satisfactorily migrated onto the cloud of long-term partner IBM, why not other VMware services?For IBM, on the other hand, the addition of VMware Horizon Air service adds to its claim that it's an enterprise service host of choice.
  • VMware's 2Q Results Show Upticks In NSX, Mobile Management Adoption

    VMware's 2Q Results Show Upticks In NSX, Mobile Management Adoption

    What you l VMware reported solid results for its second quarter, with upticks in licenses, virtualized workspaces, mobility management, and NSX networking.69 billion in the second financial quarter of 2016, an increase of 11% over revenues for the same quarter last year.
  • VMware's 2Q Results Show Upticks In NSX, Mobile Management Adoption

    VMware's 2Q Results Show Upticks In NSX, Mobile Management Adoption

    What you l VMware reported solid results for its second quarter, with upticks in licenses, virtualized workspaces, mobility management, and NSX networking.69 billion in the second financial quarter of 2016, an increase of 11% over revenues for the same quarter last year.
  • Feds Seek Vendor Help for Payroll Processing Upgrade

    Feds Seek Vendor Help for Payroll Processing Upgrade

    The initiative includes the potential for converting existing payroll systems to cloud-based platforms.The federal government is eager to learn whether there are new technologies that help improve performance," GSA's Angerman said.
  • AWS Gives Customers On-Premises Linux Option

    AWS Gives Customers On-Premises Linux Option

    The AMI provides a stable, secure and high-performance environment for applications running on the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud, he said.The move to add this option was significant, according to an Amazon official who asked not to be identified.
  • New CEO to Guide FinancialForce's Ambitious Growth Plans

    New CEO to Guide FinancialForce's Ambitious Growth Plans

    Cloud-based ERP firm FinancialForce on Friday named a new CEO, Tod Nielsen, who previously served as executive vice president of platform at Salesforce.The company has "reached the critical $100 million revenue run rate marks, and we want to aggressively grow to reach the next stage," said FinancialForce spokesperson Sandy Lo.
  • Red Hat's OpenShift Container Platform Expands Cloud Options

    Red Hat's OpenShift Container Platform Expands Cloud Options

    The new OpenShift Container Platform and service gives Red Hat customers an easy way to adopt and use Google Cloud as a public of hybrid cloud environment, noted Charles King, principal analyst at Pund-IT.Among the new capabilities in the latest version of OpenShift Container Platform: The OpenShift Container Platform upgrade adds the capacity to search for projects and project details, manage project membership, and more via a more streamlined Web console.
  • SnapRoute Snags $25M With AT&T, Microsoft Backing

    SnapRoute Snags $25M With AT&T, Microsoft Backing

    The company uses its software on commodity "white-box" switches and routers to create more streamlined and scalable data centers.The investment is Microsoft's first in the networking software business, company rep Jay Peters told LinuxInsider.