Month: July 2013

Release: vCenter Configuration Manager 5.7

Release: vCenter Configuration Manager 5.7

vCenter Operations Manager is the product, offered by VMware in the vCenter Operations Management Suite, which delivers performance, capacity and configuration analytics for dynamic hybrid cloud infrastructures and business critical applications. vCenter Configuration Manager automates configuration management by analyzing and correlating data across the monitored IT infrastructure (virtual and physical servers, workstations and desktop) identifying, for each tracked resource, the normal behavior Read more […]

VMware announces Q2 2013 earnings

VMware announces Q2 2013 earnings

On July 23 VMware announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2013. Total revenue for the Q2 was $1.24 billion, with an increase of 11% compared to Q2 2012. Looking at the financials we can see how the annual 2013 revenue should be be of about $5.12 to 5.26 billion, and license revenues are expected to be $2.21 to 2.29 billion. Excluding revenues attributable to GoPivotal and all divestitures that occurred in 2013, this represents growth rates of 15% to 18% for total revenues and Read more […]

Release: VMware Horizon View 5.2 Feature Pack 2

Release: VMware Horizon View 5.2 Feature Pack 2

VMware has released Feature Pack 2 for its Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) product View. Feature Pack 2 is the follow up of Feature Pack 1 which was released in March this year. The two new features being introduced in Feature Pack 2 are “Real-Time Audio-Video” and “Flash URL Redirection” for live webcast video also improvements were made to Unity Touch. Also the View clients have been updated to support the new features. ”Real-Time Audio-Video” enables Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Read more […]

Gartner releases its 2013 Magic Quadrant for x86 Server Virtualization Infrastructure

Gartner releases its 2013 Magic Quadrant for x86 Server Virtualization Infrastructure

Gartner has released its annual Magic Quadrant for x86 Server Virtualization Infrastructure, positioning VMware and Microsoft in the leaders Quadrant. Leaders in this market have a clear strategy and road map for their offerings, understand virtualization’s role in infrastructure and operations transformation, and have a clear vision with respect to cloud computing.   It’s interesting to notice that Citrix has left the leaders Quadrant (where it was in 2012) and can now be found in Read more […]