Channelnomics

Posts Tagged ‘GigaOm’

Business Decisions Behind Cloud Adoption Spike

Cloud computing adoption is accelerating as it evolves into a “second cloud front” and morphs into a driver of business outcomes and new revenues — despite lingering concerns about security and privacy, according to new research.

VMware Spin-Off Is Virtual ‘Pivotal Initiative’

VMware’s much-rumored spin-off is announced as a “virtual organization,” dubbed the Pivotal Initiative. Paul Martiz, former VMware CEO and current EMC CSO, will now head up the virtual organization as VMware and EMC seek to realign their efforts and create a focused developmental outlet for the future of cloud technology.

VMware May Spin Off ‘Non-Core’ Technology

The rumors about VMware spinning off Cloud Foundry, GemStone and SpringSource into an EMC-based subsidiary are back. If former VMware CEO Paul Martiz heads up the hypothetical organization, it may put VMware and EMC in a much stronger position to compete with rivals in the cloud and virtualization space.