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Posts Tagged ‘Virtualization’

  • Yasser Zeineldin, CEO, eHosting DataFort

    Five Common Misconceptions About Cloud

    May 11, 2015 • Cloud Computing, Top StoriesComments (0)

      Myth 1: Data hosting on cloud is less secure than in-house server hosting Reality: Contrary to popular belief, cloud hosting with a reliable cloud services provider is more secure than in-house server hosting. Cloud service providers have a team of...

  • Sergey Novikov, Deputy Director of GReAT (image: supplied)

    Kaspersky Lab presents META region threat landscape

    April 23, 2014 • Security, Top StoriesComments Off on Kaspersky Lab presents META region threat landscape

    Witnessing cyberthreats expanding and becoming more complicated each year, Kaspersky Lab pays special attention to sharing expertise. On April 20-24 within Kaspersky Lab Security Analyst Summit for the Middle East, Turkey and Africa held in Budapest, Hungary,...

  • VMware Announces vCloud Hybrid Service

    May 22, 2013 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on VMware Announces vCloud Hybrid Service

    VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger has unveiled VMware vCloud Hybrid Service, an Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) cloud operated by VMware and built on the trusted foundation of VMware vSphere, giving customers a common platform to seamlessly extend their data centre...

  • Storage, NetApp’s ‘Start Right-Keep it Simple-Grow Smart’ strategy

    August 15, 2012 • Top StoriesComments Off on Storage, NetApp’s ‘Start Right-Keep it Simple-Grow Smart’ strategy

    When planning and engaging a robust and resilient IT solution for any business, there are a number of factors and aspects that need to be considered. Although often overlooked, one of the most important considerations is the efficient and intelligent...

  • Virtualised desktops enable standardisation

    September 14, 2011 • Opinion, Top StoriesComments Off on Virtualised desktops enable standardisation

    Virtualisation is one of several buzzwords currently making the rounds within the Information Communication Technology (ICT) departments of most large corporates, heralded as a convenient way to reduce costs and improve the overall management of ICT,...

  • The benefits of OS virtualisation

    February 24, 2011 • OpinionComments (2)

    Virtualisation as a technology is not new, and has in fact been in existence since the 1970’s when it was pioneered on IBM mainframes, allowing the machines to run multiple operating systems on a single physical system with shared hardware resources....

  • Don’t get locked into the cloud

    September 14, 2010 • OpinionComments Off on Don’t get locked into the cloud

    Cloud computing offers businesses flexibility and scalability at an attractive price. Unless you make the wrong decisions. If you run a business chances are you already run part of your business “in the cloud”. And if you don’t then you will, in...

  • Market ready to fully embrace cloud computing

    September 9, 2010 • OpinionComments Off on Market ready to fully embrace cloud computing

    There may be significant consumer interest in cloud computing but potential investors are advised to seriously consider a number of factors before making a commitment. This is the view of Warren Small, MD at BasisOne, an established SAP technical specialist...

  • Get your head around the cloud

    August 27, 2010 • OpinionComments Off on Get your head around the cloud

    Cloud computing is one of those IT buzz phrases that you may think means nothing to you as a marketer. In reality, cloud computing can help you to leverage marketing automation technology at a low cost, roll it out quickly and start experiencing its benefits...

  • Fujitsu, Microsoft in global cloud computing partnership

    July 14, 2010 • HardwareComments Off on Fujitsu, Microsoft in global cloud computing partnership

    Fujitsu Ltd. and Microsoft Corp. have announced a new worldwide cloud computing partnership that enables Fujitsu to deploy the Windows Azure platform appliance in Fujitsu datacenters. Fujitsu will deliver a comprehensive set of new cloud services and...

  • Cloud computing for SMEs

    July 12, 2010 • SoftwareComments Off on Cloud computing for SMEs

    Cloud computing, sometimes described as ‘Internet Computing’, is a fast-growing trend towards the sharing of applications, software and other IT resources by companies on an on-demand basis. Cloud-based service providers supply these resources in the same...

  • Virtualization is a key enabler of cloud computing

    March 10, 2010 • OpinionComments (1)

    Herman van Heerden, Managing Director at Starship Systems, a local technology company specializing in the design, supply and deployment of virtualization technologies, says virtualization is the path to creating and managing the cloud and today’s...

  • Microsoft: The virtualization market, still immature

    March 2, 2010 • SoftwareComments (1)

    Microsoft sees significant growth opportunities for the company and its partners, estimating that only 15% of servers have been virtualized so far...

  • MTN Business offers server virtualization

    February 26, 2010 • Top StoriesComments Off on MTN Business offers server virtualization

    MTN Business, a wholly owned division of mobile operator MTN South Africa, today announced the deployment of its server virtualization solution to provide hosting for its customers...

  • Smartphones penetrate corporate South Africa

    February 25, 2010 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Smartphones penetrate corporate South Africa

    A recent study released today by World Wide Worx reveals that 75% of South African companies have already deployed smartphones within their organizations, compared to almost none 2 years ago...

  • Access Bank’s CIO speaks about plans for 2010

    February 18, 2010 • Top StoriesComments Off on Access Bank’s CIO speaks about plans for 2010

    Tunde Coker, CIO Access Bank Nigeria Plc, sees a lot of opportunities for growth in his bank’s IT infrastructure. His strategy for 2010 includes implementation of emerging technologies, server virtualization and more collaboration with IT professionals in...