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Cloud and the New IT Pillars

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By Massimo Re Ferre’   Staff Systems Engineer – vCloud Architect   I have used one of my recent posts in some off-line discussions about the use and penetration of virtualization in some accounts. In this post I’d like to expand a bit on that. I will just start with a nice picture that is Read more...

Are hypervisors cloud commodities?

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By Massimo Re Ferre’ Staff Systems Engineer – vCloud Architect There have been a number of discussions in the industry in the last few years about whether hypervisors are (becoming) a commodity and whether the value is (or will be) largely driven by the management and automation tools on top of them. To be honest, Read more...

Skills Needed for Building Clouds

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By Mike DiPetrillo, Global Cloud Architect, VMware   As many have read in the past, VMware is hiring like mad for the cloud team. We continue to expand at a rapid pace to meet all of the demand around the world for our cloud products and services. As I get out and recruit more people Read more...

VMware and Google Initiative Supports Java-Based Apps in the Cloud

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Today, live at Google I/O, VMware and Google announced a joint initiative to support the development and deployment of Java-based applications in the cloud. This announcement follows the very successful announcement of a joint partnership between VMware and Salesforce.com to launch an open, enterprise Java cloud service – VMforce – based on Spring and vCloud/vSphere Read more...