Nutanix and Acropolis:  Should VMware Be Worried?

Nutanix and Acropolis: Should VMware Be Worried?

This week Nutanix officially announced Acropolis, their hypervisor based on KVM.  As expected there has been a lot of fanfare and hype about this release….but should VMware, the obvious incumbent in this space, be concerned? The short answer is that VMware...

vCloud Director….Now What?

One thing that was missing from VMworld…to many of us it was blatantly missing….was discussion of vCloud Director.  Sure, VMware announced v5.5 but it’s a very minor revision and there was no talk of a long term direction for the product.  Many of us...

My Recap of a Cloud Heavy Cisco Partner Summit

This week I attended my first Cisco Partner Summit and found it was a really great event.  Unlike other partner conferences there is very little technical content but a great deal of partner and market focused content, what I would consider to be the right information...