VMware Hosting with PHP and The vCloud API


By David Elliott, Technical Director at StratoGen Last week I had an interesting meeting with a software development company looking to move their products to a software-as-a-service (SaaS) model. It’s a common scenario these days and one which lends itself very well to VMware and in particular the vCloud Director cloud hosting platform. One of Read more...

Enterprise Private Cloud, Public Cloud & The Chaos Monkey


By David Davis Last month at Cloud Connect 2011, thousands of people interested in cloud computing were brought together. Dubbed the meeting of the “entire cloud eco-system”, Cloud Connect’s keynotes were broadcast live on the web (I watched many of them). One of the most important speakers, in my opinion, was VMware’s Mathew Lodge (on Read more...

Virtacore’s vCloud Express is live!


Matthew D. Sarrel, Sarrel Group Since December, I have been updating blog readers on the evolution of Virtacore’s vCloud Express Beta. Virtacore’s beta trial ended earlier this month, and I’m happy to report that as of today, vCloud Express is now live! vCloud Express is a public cloud offering based on VMware technology, providing virtual Read more...