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VMware Q2 revenue up 17% as EMC mulls its spin-off
Virtualisation and cloud provider VMware has reported a 17% year-on-year revenue growth to $1.46bn for the second quarter of 2014 amid news that EMC investors are calling for the storage giant to divest itself of VMware.
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VMware Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results
PALO ALTO, Calif., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VMware, Inc. , the global leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure, today announced financial results for the second quarter of 2014: -- Revenues for the second quarter were $1.46 billion, an increase of 17% from the second quarter of 2013.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
VMware reports quarterly sales that exceed analysts' estimates
VMware Inc., the biggest maker of software that lets computers run different operating systems, said second-quarter sales rose 17 percent as customers renewed multiyear agreements and added new programs to them.
Biz Break: iPad holds Apple back, Nokia hurts Microsoft, EA delays games
The Apple logo is seen in this September 11, 2012 file photo at the Yerba Buena Center for Arts in San Francisco.
VMware CIO Tony Scott Joins Board of Advisors at Continuum
Continuum , the industry's only channel-exclusive provider of fully integrated managed IT services solutions, has welcomed Tony Scott , Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer at VMware to its Board of Advisors.
Advanced Systems Concepts, Inc. Announces ActiveBatchA Extension For ...
Advanced Systems Concepts, Inc. , maker of ActiveBatch IT Automation Without Boundaries , today announced expanded support for Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 and other important IT management and cloud technologies through its ActiveBatch Extension for System Center Configuration Manager .
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AccelOps Adds Machine Learning Feature in Latest IT Monitoring Release
AccelOps , which has a sophisticated analytics engine that monitors health and security of a company's entire IT stack , has launched the fourth release of its software, adding smarter anomaly detection capabilities and widening the range of systems on the network it is able to monitor.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
TCO for Software Defined Storage -- Known or Unknown?
In a recent blog pos t on Software Defined Storage I mentioned that, while the model was attractive from the standpoint of lowering the upfront cost of enterprise storage, pricing models across SDS vendors are still a work in progress.
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Pivotal Grabs Puppet Labs Co-founder Andrew Clay Shafer as Director of Technology
Andrew Clay Shafer, a familiar face in the DevOps community and one of the co-founders of the IT automation startup Puppet Labs, has taken a senior technologist role at Pivotal , the EMC and VMware company led by former VMware CEO Paul Maritz.
Hybrid Clouds, Mobility Management And SDN Key For VMware's Q2 Results
The company has given revenue guidance of about $1.45 billion for the quarter, which is more than a 15% increase over the prior year quarter.
EMC Investor to Urge Storage Vendor to Spin Off VMware
The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Elliott Management will tell CEO Joe Tucci that shedding VMware will help boost EMC's stock.
Citrix Killer: Sphere 3D's Debut On Nasdaq, Merger With Overland, Purchase Of V3 Systems
Q2 financials are due out before the end of August . Sphere 3D Corp 's debut on the NASDAQ Global Market this week heralds the arrival of a new and powerful competitor to the Information Storage and Virtualization sectors - two of the fastest growing segments of the world economy.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Cloud Computing Pricing Strategies 2014-2019 Market Research Report
"Pricing the Cloud" 2014-2019 market research report profiles companies like Amazon EC2, AT&T, CenturyLink, Dell, Dimension Data, Fujitsu, Google, HP, IBM CloudLayer, Joyent, Microsoft Azure, NTT Communications, OVH, Rackspace Hosting, Salesforce.com, Verizon-Terremark and VMware.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Tintri Appoints Former VMware Executive Andrew Lee as Head of Strategic Alliances
In this role, Lee will lead strategic alliances and support business development and corporate strategy.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
VMware Invests In Software Management Startup JFrog
As infrastructure becomes more and more commoditized by cloud computing vendors like Amazon Web Services and DigitalOcean , those legacy vendors whose bread and butter relates to infrastructure provision are scrambling to find product offerings to fill the revenue gap left by dwindling sales.
VMWare Could Be a Long-Term Buy
VMware' s shares have been gaining ground on the back of strong tailwinds. Moreover, EMC 's wide client base and its expanding suite of products is additional catalyst for VMware, as EMC is VMware's parent company.
VMware expands Asian cloud reach; EMC buys security IP
VMware is forming a JV with SoftBank to offer its vCloud Hybrid cloud infrastructure service in Japan.
UPDATE 1-Ex-Ford chief Mulally joins Google's board
Google Inc has appointed former Ford Motor Co CEO Alan Mulally to its board of directors, drafting a seasoned Detroit executive into its ranks as it develops a self-driving car and tries to get its software into more automobiles.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Clare Computer Solutions' Employee Tenure Track Record Beats the -...
Clare Computer Solutions , a professional services firm providing IT solutions for companies in the San Francisco Bay area since 1990, has just announced that their staff tenure averages 8.8 years with the company, and 20 years in the IT sector.
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Here's A Great Explanation Of The 'Big Data' Phenom In 8 Words
A little over a year ago, EMC and its subsidiary, VMware, gathered up 1,000 employees , and spun out a new company, called Pivotal.