Cloud Computing


Palo Alto Networks To Acquire RedLock

This week Palo Alto Networks announced its plans to acquire cloud security provider RedLock Inc.

Technologies To Look into at NetApp Insight 2018

With the event just a few weeks away, here's what's piquing Tom Fenton's interest at this year's conference.

Enforce Instance Compliance in Amazon EC2 with State Manager

The State Manager allows you to specify various actions that should be performed against an Amazon EC2 instance.

RedLock Cloud 360 Security Enhancements Aimed at Microsoft Azure Users

New security enhancements from RedLock for Microsoft Azure users include automated remediation, holistic threat defense, advanced user behavioral analytics and comprehensive compliance.

Beyond IaaS with Microsoft Azure

Paul takes you beyond IaaS and shows how you can modernize your approach to IT with Microsoft Azure for true digital transformation.

Top Takeaways from VMworld 2018

Tom Fenton shares his top takeaways from attending and speaking at VMworld 2018.

Azure Data Family Expands with Edge and Gateway Offerings

Azure Data Box is now generally available, with new Data Box Edge and Data Box Gateway offerings in preview.

Macro Scanner To Block Malware Now Available with Office 365 ProPlus

Antimalware Scan Interface now integrated with Office 365 ProPlus

Talari Offers New SD-WAN Solution for Connecting Multiple Cloud Services

Talari Networks announced a new offering targeting the growing software-defined wide-area-network space, highlighting connectivity to multiple cloud services.

Q&A: Using VAMI and vimptop To Monitor Your VCSA

Tom Fenton shares some of the Q&As that went on after his VMworld session where he discussed using the vCenter Management Interface and vimtopo to do real-time monitoring of the health of a vCenter Server Appliance.

Creating a Snapshot Lifecycle Policy in AWS

Amazon Web Services (AWS) helps you automate the snapshot process by allowing you to create snapshot lifecycle policies. Here's a look at how these policies work.

VMware Publishes NSX Data Center for vSphere 6.4.3 Release Notes

VMware Inc. quietly released NSX Data Center for vSphere 6.4.3 yesterday.

New Initiative Reimagines Data Architectures with Hybrid Model

A new initiative backed by several industry heavyweights aims to reimagine existing data architectures with a hybrid focus, providing a unified architecture for on-premises, multi-cloud and edge environments.

Creating a Custom Windows AMI in AWS

Amazon Machine Images (AMIs) are the mechanism that makes it possible to create Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) virtual machine (VM) instances -- here's how to create a custom Windows AMI.

How To Use the vCenter Server Appliance Management Interface (VAMI)

See how to access the VAMI and use some of its features to perform basic administrative tasks, including monitoring your VCSA and applying patches and upgrades, among others.

Tips & Tricks To Secure and Optimize Azure VMs

A look at secure ways of accessing your Windows or Linux VMs, plus Azure Security Center, Azure Backup, optimizing networking for VMs, automating creation of VMs, and tips and tricks for managing VMs running in Azure.

Dell's 'Hyper-Converged, Software-Defined' IoT Surveillance Solution Aims for Simplicity

Dell announces new Internet of Things (IoT) offerings that include more automation and intelligence

ThinPrint's Endpoint Print Management Initiative Aims To Deliver 'Missing Piece' in UEMs

This week at VMworld 2018 in Las Vegas, endpoint print management provider ThinPrint Inc. announced its Endpoint Print Management initiative, which is aimed at filling "the hole left by unified endpoint management systems."

NVIDIA and VMware Announce Tech Preview of vMotion for GPU Live Migration

At VMworld 2018 in Las Vegas, NVIDIA and VMware Inc. announced the technology preview of vSphere vMotion for NVIDIA GPUs with VMware vSphere 6.7 update 1, with general availability expected later this year.

VMware Cloud on AWS Now Available in Asia-Pacific Region with New and Updated Features

VMware Cloud on AWS in now available in the Asia-Pacific (Sydney) region and includes new capabilities for migrating enterprise datacenters and applications to secure cloud services.