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Dell/VMware and Nutanix dominate a growing hyper-converged market

Автор: | 05.07.2018

Dell/VMware and Nutanix have continued to dominate the hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) market in the first quarter of 2018. Dell leads Nutanix in the market for appliances sold under their own brand, while VMware and Nutanix battle it out for the hyper-converged software products market. That is according to analyst organisation IDC, which measures systems delivered… Читать далее »

Cloud functionality in hyper-converged infrastructure

Автор: | 04.07.2018

We look at how you can use hyper-converged infrastructure to build private clouds and link up with public cloud services to develop hybrid and multi-cloud working Share this item with your network: Two rising stars of the IT world are set to meet as they ascend. The first, hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI), combines servers and storage… Читать далее »

Containers and storage: Array suppliers’ container capabilities

Автор: | 04.07.2018

We look at what the big five storage array makers – Dell EMC, Hitachi, HPE, IBM and NetApp – are doing to provide persistent storage for container-based deployments Share this item with your network: Containers are taking the datacentre by storm, with billions spun up every week. At the cloud giants, for example, such as… Читать далее »

IT service provider HCL acquires sector expertise as part of European strategy

Автор: | 03.07.2018

Emea Content Editor, Computer Weekly Indian IT services provider HCL Technologies is continuing its strategy of acquiring expertise in the automotive sector in Europe with the takeover of a German company which provides IT to German car giant Volkswagen. The €30m acquisition of H&D International Group will give it significant business with Volkswagen, which is… Читать далее »

Server virtualization best practices and tips on what not to do

Автор: | 03.07.2018

Server virtualization has been growing in popularity for a decade, and some people now believe it’s not just popular but standard practice. But what is the most up-to-date advice for planning, implementing, and maintaining a virtualization project? We asked two experts: David Barker, founder and technical director of 4D Data Centers in London, UK, and… Читать далее »

Apple macOS Mojave: Cheat sheet

Автор: | 21.06.2018

Apple announced macOS Mojave on June 4, 2018 at its Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC). Some of macOS Mojave’s features include Dark Mode, iOS app support, and Group FaceTime. Data security and privacy are also key; end users will have more power over how the new system and the software that runs on it will use… Читать далее »

How to install Windows 10 in a VM on a Linux machine

Автор: | 20.06.2018

For Linux users, making a clean break from the Microsoft ecosystem is often a rather challenging task. Even now, the possibility of needing Windows to perform some task still exists—perhaps as part of an employer requirement, a dependency on legacy technology, or to interact with legacy or specialty hardware which has no Linux driver. The… Читать далее »

NHS trust dumps creaking EMC SAN for Nutanix hyper-converged

Автор: | 19.06.2018

Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Trust has expanded its hyper-converged deployment to around 400 virtual machines (VMs) on 24 Nutanix nodes. The move saw Nutanix replace traditional server and storage architecture, including an EMC SAN, with huge reductions in server room space and cooling as well as snag-free patching of the infrastructure. The project also saw… Читать далее »

Here’s how the Android-x86 project brings Oreo to standard PCs

Автор: | 19.06.2018

While it seems as if there should be no shortage of devices on which to run Android—particularly as Android apps are installable on many Chromebooks—running Android in a VM is perhaps not the most confidence-inspiring activity, given recent concerns about the Andy OS emulator bundling a cryptocurrency miner that consumes power and computing resources. Despite… Читать далее »

Public cloud giants’ use of ODM datacentre kit continues to soar, Synergy Research shows

Автор: | 19.06.2018

Cisco, Dell EMC and HPE’s collective hold on the $11bn cloud infrastructure market appears to be weakening, as the public cloud providers’ use of original design manufacturers’ (ODM) datacentre hardware continues to grow.  Synergy Research Group’s first quarter look at the cloud infrastructure sector tracks how sales of the hardware and software used to kit… Читать далее »