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Racemi, the moving company for the cloud, announced that its Cloud Path software as a service is now generally available for migrating Windows and Linux server images to public clouds with no infrastructure to buy or maintain and no upfront costs or fees. The fully-automated migration...
The beta of the new version of ConVirt Enterprise Cloud provides a single tool to manage all current and future virtual and cloud infrastructures, including those based on KVM, Xen, OpenStack, Amazon EC2 and now VMware. ConVirt is used by IT professionals worldwide to manage virtual d...
The process of mapping IT computing resources to business services – commonly known as “business service management” (BSM) or “IT service management” (ITSM) – is time-consuming and becomes even trickier when cloud computing gets added into the mix. Neebula is making available a previe...
Remember BSM – business service management? A few years ago it was a hot IT trend that purported to help reduce costs by mapping specific business services to the underlying hardware and software that delivered them. The problem was that the mapping process was incredibly labor and tim...
Racemi has closed a $7 million Series B round of venture financing to further develop and market its software for migrating workloads to cloud computing. Racemi's software automates migration of existing workloads to all the major cloud platforms. This means it is no longer necessary ...
Open-Xchange, a supplier of business-class email and collaboration software, announced its partnership with The Endurance International Group, a leading provider of domains, hosting and online services. The agreement will bring cloud-based communications and collaboration to more than ...
Racemi, provider of technology that accelerates migrations to cloud computing, on Wednesday announced it has joined the Cloud Tools Network with Rackspace Hosting, a specialist in the hosting and cloud computing industry. Through this joint collaboration, Rackspace Cloud customers can...
At the upcoming Cloud Expo Silicon Valley, Racemi will be showcasing how enterprises can reduce their cost and increase flexibility by using their own server images to quickly and easily transition data center workloads to, or from, cloud computing resources like Amazon EC2, Terremark ...
Sun/Oracle's Network Information Services (NIS) has had a good run and when it was created, NIS was best of breed technology that helped scale directory services to cope with large organizations. But, at present, NIS is showing its age. And, let's face it. Most organizations have LDAP...
Gerald Carter, director of engineering for Likewise, will bring his expertise on managing and securing mixed networks to two technical conferences this Fall -- presenting "Scaling Likewise-CIFS Beyond 50K Concurrent Connections on a Single Node" at the Storage Developer Conference (SDC...
Open-Xchange is extending sales into Asia by partnering with Next IT, a leading software distributor in Japan. In November, hosting provider Enet Solutions (www.enets.jp) will become the first hosting provider to offer Open-Xchange hosted e-mail and groupware, with full Japanese langua...
Likewise adds performance improvements, smart card support, and a Microsoft Active Directory (AD) command-line interface (CLI) administration tool. Likewise takes the wraps off of its Enterprise 6 software with quite a few performance improvements and two features, in particular, to c...
Making Linux and Windows play nice together isn't easy, but it's essential to the continued growth of Linux in the enterprise, according to Likewise engineer Michael Szymczak. He will discuss that topic at this year's Ohio LinuxFest 2010 September 10-12, 2010 at the Greater Columbus Co...
Open-Xchange, a provider of business-class open source collaboration software, announced the availability of data migration tools for users of Microsoft Outlook to easily move e-mails, contacts, appointments and tasks to Open-Xchange Server. The cost savings can be substantial by migr...
In a survey just released, 48 percent of respondents indicated they are not satisfied with the smartphone application offered by their banking institution. Despite recent reports of increasing smartphone usage and growing investments by financial institutions, this latest survey reveal...
For anyone that hosts e-mail and groupware and makes it available to customers, Open-Xchange has a deal for you. The company today announced simplified pricing for its Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) e-mail and collaboration software - which is an alternative to Microsoft Exchange. The ...
The latest version of Ubuntu - shipping Thursday - will include Likewise Open 5.4, enabling easy integration of Ubuntu machines into Microsoft Active Directory to authenticate users on the corporate network. Likewise Open enables desktops and servers running Ubuntu to join an organiza...
A high-performance, commercially-supported Windows-compatible file server, and advanced authentication are now available with some of the HP StorageWorks platforms. Likewise-CIFS provides the integrated SMB/CIFS solution for Windows client support and Likewise Identity Service provi...
Open-Xchange, the leading provider of business-class open source collaboration software, announced today an agreement with Dotster, Inc., a leading full-service provider of essential resources for businesses and individuals to get online and grow online, to deploy Open-Xchange for its ...
The integration of Likewise Open with Citrix XenServer now enables IT administrators to protect information and data from unauthorized access - and ensures that virtual servers have the same levels of security as physical servers. Likewise provides identity management solutions that im...
Open-Xchange has announced that NameCheap is the first to take advantage of the Open-Xchange free webmail promotion – providing a modern webmail, plus optional collaboration software upgrades. Open-Xchange software integrates e-mail, calendaring, contacts and task management with advan...
SOPERA makes open source SOA software for the cloud. Designed from a customer perspective – SOPERA was spawned from Deutsche Post – its SOA software is the open source equivalent to suites from the likes of IBM, BEA, Oracle, Software AG. Deutsche Post spin-off, SOPERA GmbH, has announc...
Racemi announced new versions of its DynaCenter data center automation software specifically built for rapid server recovery, disaster recovery and server consolidation implementations. "There is a revolution coming in data center operations where virtualization technology is used for ...