The Public Cloud: The True Next Step in Modern Data Center Control and Evolution

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After virtualization itself, the public cloud is considered the natural second step in helping both private and public organizations protect, extend, and replace existing data center infrastructure. And spending trends indicate that many enterprises are keen to jump on the public cloud bandwagon. According to Gartner, total public cloud spending through 2020 is projected to Read more...

Understanding Layer 2 Extensions for the Hybrid Cloud

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By Trey Tyler, Sr. Solutions Strategist Taking a VLAN and extending that broadcast domain across two sites can be identified by many names including; Data Center Interconnect (DCI), Data Center Extension (DCE), Extended Layer 2 Network, Stretched Layer 2 Network, Stretched VLAN, Extended VLAN, Stretched Deploy, Layer 2 VPN.  With all these different aliases, it’s Read more...

Revera Delivers Self-Served Excellence with vCloud Director®

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By Tina Cressia-Thomas, Senior Product Marketing Manager for vCloud Director      When Revera, a New Zealand-based IT Infrastructure and Platform Services company, needed to supply cloud IT services to government agencies they turned to VMware. With the aid of VMware’s vCloud Director cloud management platform, Revera deployed its IT solution a year earlier than originally Read more...

Taking the Complexity Out of Cloud Adoption with vCloud Air Hybrid Cloud Manager and Hybrid DMZ

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According to recent polls, 92% of US IT professionals stated that adopting the cloud is vital to the long-term business success. Yet even with this brimming optimism, a staggering 90% of workloads today are executed outside of the cloud. The reason: cloud migration is complex.     We hear you.   Between compatibility issues, application Read more...

Consolidate Sprawling Data Centers, in the Cloud, with VMware vCloud Air

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By Aparajita Jas, Sr. Product Marketing Manager Digital Transformation Enabled by Cloud Adoption The world is undergoing a massive digital transformation. This digital revolution is driving innovation across industries and across all lines of business—with more ways of engaging with customers, and gathering valuable data and insight than ever before. It is no surprise that Read more...

Three Benefits Cloud Users Continue to Seek in 2017

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The utilization of cloud computing has continued to increase and evolve across industries in recent years. In fact, many organizations’ IT departments continue to report the prevalence of an internal “cloud first” mandate when modernizing data center capabilities or making other IT investments.1 Collectively, IT leadership across sectors is noting three drivers for increasing use Read more...