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In order to understand the IT trends of today we must first discuss the past.  In decades past, the mainframe was the only game in town.  Conceptually, a mainframe was a single platform that addressed …

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Finding the best VDI storage
October 26, 2017 – 12:07 am | Comments Off on Finding the best VDI storage
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Of course, hyper-convergence is not the only option for VDI deployments. But, without HCI, the storage subsystem must still be able to reliably provide the required capacity and performance. Organizations can meet these requirements with …

vSphere 6.5 — Free features you need to know about
October 24, 2017 – 12:46 am | Comments Off on vSphere 6.5 — Free features you need to know about
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In the past, it has been problematic for deployments that are small sized to be able to back up the VCenter Server. Larger installations have not faced this problem because they have always had the …

RCG wins Cloudera North America Partner of the Year Award for 2017
October 24, 2017 – 12:34 am | Comments Off on RCG wins Cloudera North America Partner of the Year Award for 2017
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Accelerating the management and flow of data to a Cloudera Enterprise Data Hub
ISELIN, N.J., Oct. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — RCG Global Services, a leading North American systems integrator and consulting company, was recognized by Cloudera …

VMware embraces strategic cloud partnerships
October 20, 2017 – 1:46 am | Comments Off on VMware embraces strategic cloud partnerships
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If this year’s 20,000 VMworld attendees left Las Vegas with any specific message, it was that VMware has no intention of competing head-to-head with cloud vendors. Instead, the company is forming cloud partnerships with those …

Datos IO Accelerates Partner Ecosystem with Cloudera for Big Data Filesystem Deployments, and Cloudian and Igneous Systems for Hybrid Cloud Storage Deployments
October 20, 2017 – 1:39 am | Comments Off on Datos IO Accelerates Partner Ecosystem with Cloudera for Big Data Filesystem Deployments, and Cloudian and Igneous Systems for Hybrid Cloud Storage Deployments
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Cloud data backup leader joins Cloudera partner program and announces solutions with modern object storage solutions to provide next-generation backup and recovery solutions
SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Datos IO, the application-centric …

MapR Awarded Best Big Data Product for Internet of Things and Companies Driving Innovation
October 19, 2017 – 11:59 pm | Comments Off on MapR Awarded Best Big Data Product for Internet of Things and Companies Driving Innovation
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SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — MapR Technologies, Inc., a pioneer in delivering one platform for all data, across every cloud, today announced it was recognized for product innovation by two leading …

Citrix endorses tool that lets vSphere manage Xen Server
October 19, 2017 – 11:50 pm | Comments Off on Citrix endorses tool that lets vSphere manage Xen Server
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Citrix decided to stop competing in the mainstream server virtualization market years ago and also sold off its cloud platform. But it keeps Xen Server alive, arguing that it’s the best environment in which to …

Create Hyper-V VMs with PowerShell, SCVMM or Hyper-V Manager
October 19, 2017 – 1:34 am | Comments Off on Create Hyper-V VMs with PowerShell, SCVMM or Hyper-V Manager
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Most Hyper-V administrators are familiar with the VM creation process using Hyper-V Manager. All you need to do is open Hyper-V Manager, right-click on a Hyper-V host in the list of available hosts, click on …