ORLANDO, Fla.-- Vidyo has completed the virtualization of its core videoconferencing infrastructure with the launch of virtual editions of VidyoGateway and VidyoPortal, the company announced here at the Enterprise Connect conference on Monday. The virtual products provide enterprises with a videoconferencing infrastructure that scales across large, geographically dispersed facilities.
Leading virtualization firms Citrix and VMware both unveiled enterprise mobility platforms this week to help enterprises securely deal with the influx of personally owned mobile devices into the workplace.
Close to half of 100 enterprises surveyed by 451 Research said they have internal cloud projects planned for this year, and 451 Research expects enterprises to focus on building private cloud environments that simulate functions provided by public cloud providers such as Amazon.
MIAMI— Enterprises should look for a cloud supplier that provides a product that is highly scalable, automated and elastic, with usage-based billing, Lisa Pierce, managing vice president of the unified communications, network systems and services team at Gartner, advised an audience on Wednesday at the ITExpo show being held here.
Virtualization and software defined networking will speed up mobile broadband service offerings by reducing mobile operator costs, predicted research firm Strategy Analytics.
Around 39 percent of Australian chief information officers expect their IT investments to increase over the next 12 months, according to a survey conducted by IDC.
Mobile device virtualization startup Cellrox has raised $4.7 million in a funding round led by Runa Capital, which included participation by Previz Venture Partners, Columbia Technology Ventures and other venture capital firms.
The widespread use of mobile devices at work will pose data recovery challenges, fueling enterprise investment in data recovery tools, predicted data recovery firm Kroll Ontrack.
The BYOD trend is renewing enterprise interest in virtual private network technology because of security concerns, according to virtualization firm Citrix.
Virtual machine and cloud system software was the fastest growing segment among software markets, posting a 17.8 percent growth rate in the first half of 2012 compared with the same time period last year, according to the latest data from IDC.