VMware Beats Expectations With Q1 Profits

The company also announced a stock buyback.

HPE, NEC Team Up for Mobile-First SDN

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise and NEC announced they are teaming up to provide "mobile-first" software-defined networking solutions.

Support Ending in One Year for Exchange Server 2007

Upgrading to Exchange Server 2016 will be a multi-step process.

Windows 10 Roadmap Released

A timeline is strangely missing, however.

Report: SDN, NFV Enhance Managed Security

The burgeoning managed security services arena is set for a boost from the growing use of software-defined networking and network functions virtualization, according to a new report from research firm IHS Technology.

Virtual Machines, Containers Get an Azure Boost

The Azure Service Fabric promises to increase the stability and reliability of VMs and other applications.

Microsoft Focuses Attention on DevOps

PowerShell becomes more developer friendly.

PLUMgrid Updates Open Networking Suite for OpenStack Implementations

PLUMgrid, which provides software-defined networking and network functions virtualization solutions for OpenStack cloud implementations, announced the latest edition of its Open Networking Suite, now at version 5.0.

New Container Management Product Hits the Streets

Rancher is an open source manager that integrates other container managers.

VMware Releases HTML5-based Web Client

In time, it will likely replace the current Flash client.

Native Docker Containers for Windows 10 Announced

The product has been released as a limited beta, and expects a full release later this year.

VMware 'Photon' Cloud Development Platform Moves Closer to Version 1.0

Photon Controller now almost "feature complete," according to the company.

Endpoint Management Vendor Acquires VDI Tools Maker

With the deal, LANDESK adds virtualization security and management to its portfolio.

Open Networking Summit Sees New Open Source ONOS Release, NEC ProgrammableFlow Update

One is an open source community release aimed at service providers, one is a proprietary solution that also targets enterprise deployments, but both serve to show the fast-paced growth of new-age SDN and NFV technologies.

New Short-Term Licensing Options Offered for Microsoft Products

Office, SharePoint and Exchange are among the offerings that could be affected.

Software-Defined Infrastructure Spending on the Rise

VMware has the lion's share of the market, according to a 451 Research survey.

Reports: Windows 10 Updates Slated for This Summer, Next Spring

The change in update patterns may be due to the need to support power requirements for future Windows 10 devices.

OPNFV Project for Network Functions Virtualization Is 'Lab Ready' in Second Release

The OPNFV Project has come out with its second platform release in its continuing effort to accelerate the introduction of new network functions virtualization (NFV) products and services, now dubbing the technology as being "lab ready."

Microsoft StorSimple Virtual Array Storage Solution Released

Up to 64TB of cloud-based data can be managed.

'Software-Defined' Comes to Cloud Security

Creating "dynamically provisioned perimeters" for clouds and datacenter infrastructures.

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