ARMONK, NY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- 02/06/07 -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced
expanded scalability enhancements to the industry's most powerful
virtualization technology z/VM. With this new release, z/VM version 5.3 can
now host the industry's largest number of virtual images on a single
hypervisor -- virtualization technology that makes one computer look like
multiple computers -- allowing customers to further optimize and consolidate
Internal testing conducted by IBM reveals that the new virtualization product
release can host more than 1,000 virtual images on a single copy of z/VM. The
new software, which can be used to replace many physical servers with
"virtual" ones running in a single mainframe, helps customers lower energy
consumption and other costs associated with data centers that have large
numbers of single-application servers.
SYS-CON Events announced today that CA Inc., one of the world's largest IT
management software providers, was named "Gold Sponsor" of SYS-CON's 5th
International Virtualization Conference & Expo, which will take place on
March 30-April 1, 2009, in New York City. The event is expected to attract
over 1,200 developers, engineers, architects, IT managers, and hardware and
software professionals of every stripe.
With more than 5,300 developers worldwide and decades of experience solving
complicated IT problems, and developing practical paths to get customers from
where they are to w... (more)
Red Hat CTO Brian Stevens, Citrix CTO Simon Crosby, Egenera CTO Pete Manca,
Allen Stewart, Group Manager, Windows Virtualization at Microsoft, and Brian
Duckering, Sr. Director of Products and Alliances at Symantec were the top
industry executives who joined Jeremy Geelan in the 4th Floor Reuters Studio
overlooking Times Square for a special SYS-CON.TV "Virtualization Power
Panel" recorded on June 22, 2008, the day before the opening of SYS-CON's 3rd
International Virtualization Conference & Expo - which was held 23-24
June 2008 in New York City.
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SYS-CON Events announced today that Mike Neil, general manager for
virtualization strategy at Microsoft will deliver the keynote speech,
entitled "Virtualization Futures: From the Desktop to the Datacenter," at
SYS-CON’s upcoming “International Virtualization Conference & Expo 2008
West” event due to take place November 19-21, 2008, in San Jose California.
Join Microsoft General Manager Mike Neil for this keynote as he shares his
thoughts on the state of IT computing and tomorrow’s trends, and how
Microsoft is helping to transform the traditional desktop and datacenter.
Mike wil... (more)
SYS-CON Events announced today that the leading global virtualization
technology provider IBM named "Platinum Sponsor" of SYS-CON's 5th
International Virtualization Conference & Expo,
(www.virtualizationconference.com) which will take place on March 30-April 1,
2009, in New York City. The event is expected to attract over 1,200
developers, engineers, architects, IT managers, and hardware and software
professionals of every stripe.
The Expo Floor of the 3rd International Virtualization Conference & Expo
in New York City was visited by more qualified delegates than any Garther