Posted on 9/9/2014 9:27 AM By SuperUser Account
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Nobody knows what you need better than you do. That’s why Qlik® lets you combine the data sources you want, ask your own questions, and get answers instantly. With QlikView® business intelligence solutions for IT, you can:
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Posted on 3/10/2014 10:38 PM By SuperUser Account
EMEA Partners News: 2013 Virtual Partner Forum launches 4th December and kicks off with an executive update
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You are invited to register for the 2013 Virtual Partner Forum which also kicks off with a Partner Executive Update on 4th December 10am GMT. Hear what Tom Mitchell and Clare Macland discuss on success strategies for a low growth economy, and the 2013 Avaya initiatives that address this market dilemma.
Posted on 3/10/2014 9:02 PM By SuperUser Account
NimbleConnect Community Is Now Live!
Get tips and tricks, best practices, technical insights,
scripts, and more...from the experts and your peers!
Dear IT professional,
Nimble Storage, the new community from the industry's leading provider of flash-optimized storage solutions, is live at connect.nimblestorage.com
NimbleConnect is designed for storage professionals and other IT experts, and is packed with tips and tricks, technical discussions, scripts, and practical suggestions. Topics include virtualization and VDI, Microsoft apps, data protection, Oracle, and more.
Your contributions are welcome - NimbleConnect is a great place to share best practices and gain insights based on real-world deployments.
We're sending active contributors an exclusive NimbleConnect t-shirt. We welcome your input, and look forward to seeing you in the new NimbleConnect community!
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Posted on 3/5/2014 5:16 PM By SuperUser Account
Citrix has announced the next generation of its Global Channel Programs. To help partners keep pace with the rapid technological expansion in cloud computing and mobile workstyles, Citrix is launching two growth-oriented programs, an enhanced Citrix Solution Advisor (CSA) program and a new Citrix SaaS Advisor (CSSA) program. Both programs are designed to make it easier than ever for partners to do business with Citrix. They also enable them to earn greater rewards, establish a competitive advantage in new and established markets and grow revenue by selling complete mobility, desktop virtualisation, cloud networking, cloud platforms, collaboration and data sharing solutions which empower people to work and collaborate from anywhere and securely access apps and data on any of the latest devices, as easily as they would in their own office.
Simon McCullough, channel manager, Citrix South Africa, says : “The Citrix Global Channel Programupdate encourages deeper dialogue with existing Citrix custo ...
Posted on 3/5/2014 5:12 PM By SuperUser Account
"I am glad to announce, that after year's engagement with Nimble USA (www.nimblestorage.com), we have got the contract to distribute Nimble in
WESCA, including South Africa." Virtual Works CEO Abraham George Parel
About Nimble Storage
With HQ in California USA, offices in UK, Australia, being in the market for just over 24 months, Nimble has crossed 1,250 customers with about
3000 install bases. The Executive team of Nimble are mainly from NetApp and Data Domain. The Strength of Nimble is its Complete Software
(identical to NetApp)and in its innovative hybrid model of combining Flash with Sata.
Nimble is a Flash Optimised Hybrid Storage system, that combines Flash and Sata technology to provide the best on Performance, Data Protection and
Reliability. Nimble has close collaboration with Cisco / Vmware / Microsoft / Citrix and Commvault. They already have pre-validated "Smart
Stacks" (similar to flexpod and expresspod), with Cisco, Microsoft, VMWare and Citrix.
"Africa and the Middle East a ...
Posted on 3/5/2014 5:03 PM By SuperUser Account
Strong Industry Support Drives Need for Independent Xen Project Initiative
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Citrix and The Linux Foundation today announced that open source community development for the Xen® virtualization platform will become a Linux Foundation Collaborative Project. Leveraging its proven model of collaborative development for the new Xen Project™ initiative, The Linux Foundation will provide infrastructure, guidance and a collaborative network. The neutral, member-led community will help accelerate cross-industry innovation around the Xen Project hypervisor, bringing guidance and contributions from a more diverse group of technology leaders.
Over the past decade, collaborative innovations in cloud computing, security and advanced processor support have made Xen the most scalable and secure hypervisor in the industry. It is these innovations that have led to the adoption of Xen and Citrix XenServer® as the platforms for powering approximately two-thirds of the public clo ...
Posted on 3/5/2014 4:57 PM By SuperUser Account
Analyst(s): Stanley Zaffos, Roger W. Cox, Valdis Filks
Improvements in scalability, availability, performance and functionality of midrange storage systems have blurred the boundaries between network-attached, midrange and high-end storage systems. This Magic Quadrant will help IT leaders understand storage vendors' strategies and market strengths.
Market Definition/Description General-purpose disk storage systems are designed to address shared storage requirements within a single system that can support multiple virtual or physical servers, hosted virtual desktop infrastructures, multiple databases, and applications such as, but not limited to, SAP, Microsoft Exchange and Microsoft SharePoint. This Magic Quadrant (see Figure 1) includes midrange, high-end and network-attached storage (NAS) systems as defined in Gartner's market definitions and methodology (see Recommended Reading). Download full document here (217.58 kB)