Category Archives: Software

The Math

Tweet Author: Rodney Rogers (Chairman/CEO, Virtustream; @rjrogers87) “The most savage controversies are those about matters as to which there is no good evidence either way.  Persecution is used in theology, not in arithmetic.” ~Bertrand Russell It has been proven that … Continue reading

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Understanding Virtustream uVM – Enabling Cloud Value

Tweet Authors: Kevin Reid (CEO/CTO), Matt Theurer (SVP/Co-Founder, VCDX#17) and Sean Jennings (SVP/Co-Founder, VCDX#16) With the recent release of the Cloud Spectator “IaaS Performance and Value Analysis” report, several people have asked for more detail about how Virtustream uVM technology, which is part of Virtustream … Continue reading

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Virtustream Delivers the Highest IaaS Value (Price/Performance) in the Industry

Tweet Authors: Kevin Reid (CEO/CTO), Matt Theurer (SVP/Co-Founder, VCDX#17) and Sean Jennings (SVP/Co-Founder, VCDX#16) This has the potential to be a long post. Apologies in advance. We wanted to make sure we provided enough detail. Summary: Virtustream IaaS Cloud delivers 10% greater … Continue reading

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Five Things You Didn’t Know About Virtustream

Tweet 1. We accomplish what is Difficult – As Gartner pointed out in their IaaS Magic Quadrant, Virtustream is not just another Cloud Computing company focused on commodity services. We’re focused on helping customers operate their business applications in a way … Continue reading

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Hybrid Cloud Unlocks the 3rd Option for IT

Tweet Almost every aspect of both our personal and professional lives have evolved to the point where a variety of choice is the expected norm. We buy things how we want; we work where it makes the most sense; we … Continue reading

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Is a New Journey Needed for Business-Critical Applications?

Tweet For the past 3-4 years, we’ve seen tremendous growth in the level of virtualization that has been adopted within Enterprise and Mid-Market data centers. Statistics show that we reached the tipping point for Virtual Machines vs. Physical Machines in … Continue reading

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Virtustream Enhances Cloud Brokerage and Public Cloud Capabilities with Enomaly Acquisition

Tweet Virtustream has completed its acquisition of Enomaly an early innovator in cloud and pioneer in cloud exchanges. The integration of Enomaly and its software capabilities will further enhance our enterprise class cloud solutions, enabling customers to benefit from the dramatic operational advantages … Continue reading

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You’re Migrating to Windows 7 Whether You Like It or Not

Tweet When we talk about desktop applications we’re essentially talking about Microsoft Windows applications, said Brian Madden, blogger at brianmadden.com and editor at TechTarget. Even though virtualized environments are growing like mad, Microsoft still dominates. An enterprise is laden with … Continue reading

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Enhancements To the xStream Platform Portal

Virtustream’s enterprise cloud platform, xStream, offers a new management portal and a variety of technical improvements. Continue reading

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Cloud Drives Shift toward Consumption-based Software Licensing

Forrester predicted it, and the cloud is forcing it. New pricing models for boxed and cloud-based software. If you’re considering a move to the cloud here are some questions to ask your cloud provider. Continue reading

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