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Racemi, a provider of automated server migration software, has closed a $10 million Series C round of venture financing. The round included new investors, led by Milestone Venture Partners, along with existing investors Harbert Venture Partners, and Paladin Capital Group. The funds will be used to further scale Racemi sales, services and engineering to meet growing demand for its cloud migration software, which automates the process of migrating workloads to public, private and hybrid clouds. "The increasing adoption of cloud computing presents a tremendous opportunity for Racemi and this round will help accelerate our efforts to enter new markets and deliver the truly unique capabilities of our solution," said Lawrence Guillory, CEO, Racemi. "We are continuing to build on our momentum and strong growth. In the past year, we announced partner agreements with IBM... (more)

Verdeva to Transform Gas Pumps to Internet-Connected Transaction Stations

LogMeIn, Inc. has announced that it has been selected by Verdeva, a vehicle/driver information services innovator, to help the company realize its vision for turning gas pumps into Internet-connected transaction stations.  Verdeva's Efficient Vehicle Assessor (EVA) is designed to make it easy for insurers to implement lower-cost mileage-based policies, for consumers to pay motor vehicles fees, and for fuel retailers to gain new revenue streams. "LogMeIn is enabling us to dramatically simplify development of our connected gas pump and fulfill a ‘go-big, go-wide' deployment strat... (more)

New ConVirt Enterprise with Hyper-V Cluster Management and Live Migration

Convirture added support for Hyper-V to its multi-virtualization, multi-cloud management software in January 2014 and got an overwhelmingly positive response. But, then it found requests started pouring in to support Hyper-V clusters because Microsoft has done such a good job of making clustering easy for its users and there is so much of it deployed. Now four months later, ConVirt software adds support for Hyper-V clusters as well as live migration. In addition, the latest release of ConVirt incorporates support for Virtual Private Clouds on Amazon EC2. There are two big benefits... (more)

Best Practices for Managing Virtualization and Cloud Infrastructure

Convirture is doing a series of seven webinars on best practices for managing virtualization and cloud infrastructure that will take place every two weeks and extend through May. The free webinars address some of the most common and challenging use cases facing data center operators today. The first webinar is scheduled Thursday, March 6 and addresses the issue of bill shock experienced by some enterprises that are discovering multiple Amazon Web Services (AWS) accounts, or multiple users sharing a single AWS account, or some combination of both. "We've heard over and over that t... (more)

No Re-boot Kernel Updates Comes to Virtual Servers

It is now possible to apply automated security patches to virtual servers, as well as physical hosts, without having to re-boot. CloudLinux announced today that KernalCare now supports Parallels Virtuozzo Containers making it easier to maintain the highest levels of security with real-time updates and ensure uptime since no re-booting is necessary. With KernelCare, patches are done automatically as soon as they become available, while the machine continues to run - no delay, no downtime. KernelCare checks every four hours for updates to the Parallels Virtuozzo Containers kernel ... (more)