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Virtualization juggernaut VMware hits the CPU turbo button for licensing costs

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/04/vmware/

3 weeks ago

Loving all those cores? You probably won't love the price

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VMware? VM... now where? It's that time of the year again when Dell's virtualization software giant sheds staff

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/28/vmware_layoffs_confirmed/

4 weeks ago

Hundreds or more said to be chopped worldwide

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Why so glum, VMware? It's Friday. Oh, is it this $235m patent infringement invoice from Densify? Too bad, so sad

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/24/vmware_235m_patent_hit/

4 weeks ago

Virtualization giant hit with massive tech blueprint verdict

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Former VMware Channel Chief Ross Brown Joins Oracle

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/former-vmware-channel-chief-ross-brown-joins-oracle

a month ago

by Joseph Tsidulko Brown has filled the position of vice president responsible for Oracles go-to-market operations. Oracle declined to further elaborate on his role, and whether it will directly involve Oracle Clouds channel.

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Citrix And VMware Settle Avi Networks Dispute

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/citrix-and-vmware-settle-avi-networks-dispute

a month ago

by Joseph Tsidulko Their rivalry has thawed in recent years, and the two virtualization giants have reached terms that will avoid trial in a patent-infringement lawsuit VMware inherited when it purchased the application delivery startup.

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VMware has a Pivotal moment in its quest to be 'leading enabler of Kubernetes'

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/02/vmware_completes_pivotal_acquisition/

2 months ago

Shopping spree means all roads lead to K8s for Virtzilla

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VMware has a Pivotal moment in its quest to be 'leading enabler of Kubernetes'

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/02/vmware_completes_pivotal_acquisition/

2 months ago

Shopping spree means all roads lead to K8s for Virtzilla

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VMware warning, OpenBSD gimme-root hole again, telco hit with GDPR fine, Ring camera hijackings, and more

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/16/roundup_dec13/

2 months ago

Roundup Your quick summary of infosec news beyond everything else we've reported

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VMware Aims For Container Dominance

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/vmware-aims-for-container-dominance

3 months ago

by Joseph Tsidulko The private cloud leader is executing its hybrid vision with public cloud partners while preparing to roll out transformative Kubernetes platforms that bridge legacy and modern infrastructure, CEO Pat Gelsinger tells investors in Q3 earnings call.

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VMware Q3 solid as it aims to integrate Carbon Black, Pivotal

https://www.zdnet.com/article/vmware-q3-solid-as-it-aims-to-integrate-carbon-black-pivotal/

3 months ago

The bulk of VMware's revenue is license and maintenance. International revenue represents 52% of VMware's total sales.

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Kubernetes is the new Java: VMware

https://www.zdnet.com/article/kubernetes-is-the-new-java-vmware/

3 months ago

But it's still only at the 'potential phase', cautioned VMware VP and CTO of cloud-native apps Kit Colbert.

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Google’s CloudSimple Acquisition Puts Heat On VMware Cloud On AWS

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/google-s-cloudsimple-acquisition-puts-heat-on-vmware-cloud-on-aws

3 months ago

by Mark Haranas Google Cloud has acquired CloudSimple, a startup focused on enabling VMware customers to move workloads to the public cloud.

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Rackspace partners with NetApp to deliver storage on VMware Cloud on AWS

https://www.zdnet.com/article/rackspace-partners-with-netapp-to-deliver-storage-on-vmware-cloud-on-aws/

3 months ago

The aim is to help customers with storage heavy workloads.

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Google buys CloudSimple to bolster VMware implementation services

https://www.zdnet.com/article/google-buys-cloudsimple-to-bolster-vmware-implementation-services/

3 months ago

CloudSimple's core technology allows customers to implement VMware workloads natively on Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform.

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How to install VMWare tools if the option is grayed out

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/11/08/how-to-install-vmware-tools-if-the-option-is-grayed-out/

4 months ago

I use VMWare Workstation Player primary to run Linux but a few days ago I wanted to install a virtual copy of Windows 10 to test some upcoming features. Virtual machines are […]

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Ghacks Deals: The Ultimate VMware Mastery Bundle (94% off)

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/29/ghacks-deals-the-ultimate-vmware-mastery-bundle-94-off/

4 months ago

If you always wanted to get started with VMware or make the next step but never knew how, you may find the Ultimate VMware Mastery Bundle useful as it covers all important […]

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HPE Wins Blockbuster GreenLake VMware Cloud Foundation Deal

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/hpe-wins-blockbuster-greenlake-vmware-cloud-foundation-deal

4 months ago

by Steven Burke The cherry on top of the sundae (for Porsche) was GreenLake, which really enabled them to move to a new economic model and shift their resources to do application development, says HPE Vice President of Marketing Paul Miller. It is all about getting them the right mix of technologies that allows them to move quicker with the applications they are developing.

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Think your VMware snapshots are all good? Guess again if you're on Windows Server 2019

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/16/vmware_windows_2019/

4 months ago

App-quiesced backups could fail, workaround is to shrug it off

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Windows 10 update panic: Older VMware Workstation Pro app broken

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/07/windows_update_vmware_workstation/

5 months ago

Desperate users tinkering with compatibility system to get up and running again

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How to break out of a hypervisor: Abuse Qemu-KVM on-Linux pre-5.3 – or VMware with an AMD driver

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/18/vmware_amd_hypervisor_escapes/

5 months ago

Pair of bug reports show how VM escapes put servers at risk

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