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VMware makes Office 2013 run in the cloud on an iPad desktop

Suddenly the virtue of native applications doesn't count for much, as apps that think they're running on Windows are made to fit quite nicely on Apple's hardware.

Spotlight: VMware puts its money where mobility is

VMware's $1B-plus purchase of AirWatch gives the virtualization company a big step forward in mobile computing, according to industry watchers.

Spotlight: VMware vulnerabilities

Virtualization vendor VMware issued patches last week to stitch up security holes that could lead to denial-of-service attacks in several of its products.

Gravitant release will simplify VMware-based cloud management

Gravitant has just released version 6.4 of its cloudMatrix brokerage and management platform, which the company says makes VMware private clouds and multi-cloud environments easier to consume and manage.

VMware launches NSX in network virtualization foray

A good deal of buzz coming from the VMworld conference in San Francisco this week was over the launch of VMware NSX, which will be generally available in the fourth quarter of this year.

Networks must get 'faster and flatter,' judges Broadcom's Ramaswami

LAS VEGAS–Networks need to get "faster and flatter," Broadcom's Rajiv Ramaswami told an audience Wednesday at the Interop conference being held here.

GE pumps $105M into cloud platform spinoff Pivotal

General Electric is investing $105 million for a 10 percent stake in Pivotal, a cloud-based software applications firm recently spun off from EMC and VMware.

Avaya teams with VMware, EMC to launch collaboration pods on Aura virtualized environment

Avaya is teaming with VMware and EMC to launch Avaya collaboration pods for the Aura virtualized environment, marking the first offering in its collaboration pods portfolio, the company announced this week.

VMware sells off Protect product line to LANDesk as part of cloud focus

Virtualization firm VMware has agreed to sell its Protect asset and patch management business to LANDesk as part of an effort to focus on its hybrid cloud, software-defined data center product line as well as end user computing.

TechNavio: Close to three-quarters of enterprise server workloads will be virtualized by 2014

Close to three-quarters of enterprise server workloads will be virtualized by the end of the year, predicts research firm TechNavio.