NetApp announces that they have entered into a definitive agreement to acquire SolidFire for $870 million in cash. Founded in 2010, SolidFire is a market leader in all-flash storage systems built for the next-generation data center where simple scaling, set-and-forget management, assured performance and multi-tenancy, and cloud economic models are driving new market growth. “This […]
Unitrends has unveiled Release 8.0, a major upgrade of the data protection software powering the company’s enterprise-class physical and virtual backup and recovery appliances. Delivering new support for the Network Data Management Protocol (NDMP), Release 8.0 provides mid-sized to large enterprises with agile and easily scalable protection for EMC and NetApp Network-attached Storage (NAS) arrays. This latest software also significantly expands Unitrends’ […]
Citrix CloudBridge Certified for NetApp SnapMirror Deployments to Accelerate Enterprise Data Replication Citrix CloudBridge WAN optimization solution portfolio is certified for NetApp SnapMirror deployments, allowing enterprises to significantly reduce storage replication time and corresponding bandwidth requirements. As part of this, Citrix has tested and validated its CloudBridge appliances with the NetApp SnapMirror technology. The combined NetApp […]
Citrix has announced that it is teaming up with NetApp to help enterprises simplify and accelerate on-premise, large-scale data sharing and storage deployments. In response to strong market demand, the companies intend to deliver a solution optimized for Citrix ShareFile™ with StorageZones and leverage their joint partner communities to bring it to market.
Desktone, Inc., the pioneer of Desktops as a Service (DaaS), has introduced the Desktone Powered Program, a comprehensive training, certification and support program designed to accelerate customer deployments of DaaS.
This Microsoft and Citrix virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) technical whitepaper describes the results of a study conducted at the Microsoft Enterprise Engineering Center (EEC) to evaluate the scalability of the Citrix XenDesktop 5.6 and Provisioning Services 6.1 (PVS) environment on Cisco UCS B-Series Blade Servers running Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 (SP1) with […]
Liquidware Labs Strategic Partnerships Help Accelerate Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Adoption Rates
Press Release: CHICAGO, IL December 21, 2011 – For Liquidware Labs, the leader in desktop transformation solutions, the past 18 months have seen phenomenal revenue growth as the VDI and desktop virtualization market continued its rapid expansion. The leading industry analysts see a bright future for these markets. According to a 2011 report from Gartner, […]
Okay, we are off! Today it’s 12.12.2011, and Christmas is fast approaching and so is the end of 2011. So, in the good spirit I wanted to end this year, before I take vacation to live in a Virtual Desktop Environment for 1 week.Normally I use a laptop, a iPad, a iPhone and I also […]
Liquidware Labs Collaborates with NetApp to Offer Innovative Assessment Service That Optimizes Storage Costs for Desktop Virtualization Environments
Liquidware Labs, a leader in desktop transformation solutions for virtual desktops, including VMware View and Citrix XenDesktop, today announced an alliance partnership with NetApp that will provide partners and customers with tailored Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) architecture, planning, and design solutions. Working closely with NetApp, Liquidware Labs has developed a set of custom reports and […]
NetApp SnapProtect Management Software Accelerates and Simplifies Data Protection for Shared IT Infrastructures
SnapProtect Management Software Expands NetApp’s Integrated Data Protection Portfolio to Improve Backup and Recovery in Virtualized and Physical Environments As enterprises transition to flexible and efficientshared IT infrastructures — the foundation for cloud computing — they are increasingly turning to virtualization to gain greater value and improve efficiencies. They are also seeking ways to reliably […]