Antonio Neri says software defined is just a means to deliver a true edge-to-cloud architecture. He says HPE can deliver, but Dell can’t.
Acquisition rumors are nothing new for Docker, which said it has attracted more than 1 million new developers and hosted more than 1 million new applications in its Docker Hub over the past year.
CNCF Executive Director Dan Kohn said the group is focused during the second-half of this year on seeing if Kubernetes can take on a greater role in shaping the future of cloud architecture.
Serverless, IoT security, and the crack house were all hot topics at VMware’s annual research and development conference.
It’s a full OpenStack suite including compute, storage, networking, and the virtual infrastructure manager (VIM) layer. It comprises an end-to-end NFVi platform.
The new hosted service builds and manages virtual private cloud networks in all three major public clouds: Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud Platform.
IHS Markit also reported drops in SD-WAN revenue for Huawei and InfoVista, but these could simply be reflections of quarterly variations in contracts.
Stretched Clusters, which aims to protect mission-critical applications against data center and availability zone outages, is now available.
The report predicts strong growth for enterprises moving containers into production environments. But says it will be another couple of years before the Linux container ecosystem reaches maturity.
IDC’s latest number put Dell at No. 1 in both server revenue and units shipped.
In addition to NSX, the company’s software-defined storage and hyperconverged products also saw strong growth during the first quarter of its fiscal 2019.
For the first time in its history VMware invited outsiders to its annual R&D conference.
The goal is to help enterprises more easily take advantage of open cloud systems.
Its enthusiasm for the VIO 5 product stands in contrast to the OpenStack 2017 Summit where it seemed many people weren’t even aware that VMware had an OpenStack distribution.
Under this scenario Dell would exchange its common stock, privately held by Michael Dell and Silver Lake, for shares of the company’s publicly traded VMware stock.