News on Virtualization
Many attempts have been made over the last 46 years to rewrite Amdahl's law, a theory that focuses on performance relative to parallel and serial computing. One scientist hopes to prove that Amdahl's law can be surpassed, and that it doesn't apply in certain parallel computing models.
VMware hopes to make the networking components of its soon-to-be-released vCloud Hybrid Service one of its biggest selling points, and in doing so the company plans to build one the largest software-defined networking (SDN) deployments in the industry.
Dell has introduced a converged computing, storage and networking system for small and remote offices, the PowerEdge VRTX, saying it will let customers deploy a system with virtualization in hours.
Improvements to Nvidia's virtualization technology are aimed at turning graphics processors into a more important resource in data centers and could speed deployment of virtual desktops and delivery of data over the cloud.
Intel has started releasing some details about its upcoming fourth-generation Core processor ahead of its official announcement at Computex.
With five manufacturing facilities inIndiaand four abroad, Thermax has been growing steadily. However, the company was being weighed down with their legacy IT infrastructure.
While some progress has been achieved in getting virtual machines to run across different types of hypervisors, more work is still needed to bring them to the level of portability that enterprises are seeking, according to a study released by the Open Data Center Alliance (ODCA).
About three years ago Embotics jumped into developing support in its private cloud management platform for Microsoft's Hyper-V hypervisor, hopeful that the VMwarevirtualization challenger would take off.
Cisco Enhances Its Videoscape Architecture in India with Video Delivery Platform from Apalya Technologies
In India, video is expected to be 40% of mobile data traffic by 2016, up from 15% at the end of 2011.
Gartner Says Hosted Virtual Desktops Can Increase Security and Help Organizations Meet Compliance Standards
HVD is a technology that enables client computing to shift from a device-centric to a user-centric workspace, application and data delivery technology while providing an endpoint-agnostic access solution where the user's workspace can be accessed from many different locations using many different devices.