Month: October 2012

VMware releases Compliance for Business-Critical Applications in the Cloud

VMware releases Compliance for Business-Critical Applications in the Cloud

On October 4th, VMware announced the availability of VMware Compliance Reference Architectures, a group of appliances including application guides and design architectures which are supposed to simplify compliance for business-critical applications in the cloud and are designed to assist customers to develop virtualized infrastructure meeting compliance standards.   The VMware Compliance Reference Architecture for PCI also contains the VMware Solution Guide for PCI and the VMware Architecture Read more […]

Nexus 1000V: New Pricing Model

Nexus 1000V: New Pricing Model

On October 1st, Cisco announced on its blog the release of a new pricing and packaging strategy for its switch portfolio. Nexus 1000V 2.1, that was released last month, is going to have two editions, one called Essential Edition and the second named Advanced Edition.   The Nexus 1000V Essential Edition would allow to connect virtual applications to the network integrating into VMware environments, this free version can count on Cisco standard technical support and would permit cloud providers Read more […]