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A survey by TokBox found that the WebRTC adoption rate among small
organizations is growing quickly where over 25% of developers say it is
important for their work.
WebRTC Summit will feature two full days of technical... (more)
"What's it all about, Alfie?" is the first line in the Burt Bacharach sixties
This lyric came to mind as I reflected back on the over sixty articles I have
written on data virtualization over the past few years.
These cover nearly every angle on data virtualization including use cases,
business benefits, technology, financial justification and more. Yet, with
all this abundance, perhaps readers would value one article that answers the
call, "What's it all about?"
What Is Data Virtualization?
Simply put, data virtualization is an agile data integration method that ... (more)
VMware, Intel and NEC are still waiting to hear if their applications to join
the open source OpenStack Foundation as dues-paying Gold members have been
VMware’s surprise application is considered a particular coup for the
fledgling organization since it was positioned as OpenStack’s proprietary
The foundation reportedly ran out of time at its first board meeting last
week and although it ran seven hours the applications were last on its agenda
and so it might take until its next meeting in mid-October for the
applications to be cleared.
It is unclear wha... (more)
Containerization Is More than the New Virtualization
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How Docker Quickly Advanced Development of an 'Internet of Things'
Application ▸ Here
Docker offers a new, lightweight approach to application portability.
Applications are shipped using a common container format and managed with a
high-level API. Their processes run within isolated namespaces that abstract
the operating environment independently of the distribution, versions,
network setup, and other details of this environment.
This "containerization" has often been nicknamed "the new virtualization." ... (more)
Convirture has released ConVirt Enterprise Cloud - software that manages
virtualized datacenters and cloud deployments built on KVM and Xen virtual
ConVirt Enterprise Cloud provides a set of sophisticated tools capable of
managing an entire virtual and cloud infrastructure from a single console,
including private clouds, hybrid clouds, traditional virtual machines as well
as public cloud resources such as Amazon EC2.
"As we developed this product and worked with our beta customers, we kept
hearing the same thing again and again: customers are concerned about the
Convirture announces that its ConVirt virtualization and cloud management
software, which is used by companies worldwide to manage large variety of
virtual and cloud environments based on the KVM and Xen hypervisors, is now
certified to run on the following operating systems:
CentOS 6.0 RedHat Enterprise Linux 6.0 Ubuntu 10.04 LTS SUSE SLES 11 SP1
In addition, ConVirt now supports management of cloud services including:
Amazon EC2 OpenStack 1.0 Eucalyptus 2.0.2
A complete list of all the virtualization and cloud platforms that can be
managed using ConVirt can be found at: