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The Enterprise: I’m Not Sexy and I Know it

Tweet Rodney Rogers, chairman and CEO of Virtustream shares his thoughts in TechCrunch on the state of cloud computing within the large enterprise. The post discusses cloud solutions and their adoption (or not) in the voice of a large enterprise. … Continue reading

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The Cloud Is Like MMA?

Tweet The cloud battle between VMware and Citrix is a metaphor for two highly trained MMA fighters stepping into the ring after a two-year training camp. In this GigaOM blog post, Virtustream CEO Rodney Rogers discusses his love for the … Continue reading

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A Unstructured Future for Cloud Computing

Tweet A focus on disruptive trends in technology. Regardless of whether cloud is or isn’t exciting for some, it’s become pervasive. In his blog, Ruv Cohen essentially sums it up: “It’s no longer a question of whether a company should … Continue reading

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Success Through Failure: The Testing Market Heads for the Cloud

Tweet Ruv Cohen, a self-promoted digital provocateur, describes how a new group of companies is emerging in an attempt to address the problem of real-time application performance testing. These companies are using the global supply of regional cloud providers and … Continue reading

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Who Will Become the Linux of the Cloud?

Tweet Recently there has been an increased use of software companies attempting to position themselves using Linux as an analogy within a particular software vertical. In this Forbes blog post, Ruv Cohen describes how, essentially, reputable companies like VMware and … Continue reading

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IBM, AT&T Offer Secure Passage to the Cloud

Tweet IBM has offered up a variety of cloud computing options for its customers in recent years. Simon Aspinall, chief of vertical markets, strategy, and marketing at Virtustream, speaks with E-Commerce Times reporter Richard Adhikari about how the latest option … Continue reading

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Virtustream Gets Plum Cloud Job

Tweet Maureen O’Gara’s blog covers the story of Veyance, the exclusive manufacturer and marketer of Goodyear engineered products worldwide, who recently signed a contract with Virtustream to move its global SAP environment to Virtustream’s xStream cloud platform. Virtustream’s xStream cloud … Continue reading

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Twitter and the Social Entrepreneur

Tweet Even though social media and various forms of social networking have exploded over last several years, there seems to be a particular group of users who are greatly under-represented within this. This is beginning to change, though. Virtustream CEO … Continue reading

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Domino Sugar Finds Virtusteam’s Hybrid Cloud a Sweet Solution for Trans-Atlantic M&A Integration

Tweet Domino Sugar (part of Domino Foods, Inc.) is using Virtustream’s xStream hybrid cloud platform to integrate the critical applications that came with its acquisition of Tate & Lyle Sugars. In this Idevnews article, reporter Vance McCarthy discusses how Domino … Continue reading

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Is the Cloud Really Cheaper?

Tweet The discussion has shifted from a question of what is or isn’t cloud computing, to one of what can be done with cloud computing. Forbes contributor, Ruv Cohen, sets to find his answers at CloudCamp, as well to define … Continue reading

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Virtustream Positioned in the “Visionaries” Quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure as a Service

Tweet Evaluation Based on Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute  SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.—October 25, 2012—Virtustream, Inc., the leading enterprise class cloud solutions provider, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the “Visionaries” quadrant of the “Magic … Continue reading

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Lanx Selects Virtustream and Freeborders to Move SAP Environment to the Cloud

Tweet Virtustream partners with Freeborders to reduce IT costs and enable disaster recovery for medical device company SAN FRANCISCO—October 18, 2012—Virtustream, Inc., the leading enterprise cloud solutions provider, today announced that Lanx, Inc., one of the largest, privately-held, global spinal … Continue reading

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