Archive for August, 2013
The Strategy of VMware joining OpenStack is natural and smart one. I don’t think VMware and OpenStack compete at even the datacentre layer or Cloud layer for that matter. An argument could be made that before VMware and EMC spun off Pivotal that OpenStack and VMware were direct competitors but I don’t think that is the case, I think it is in VMware interest that open stack succeeds.
Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) is trying to make great strides into the cloud platform and is using its unified storage range for the medium-sized and enterprise Business to do it. Unified storage brings better performance, and efficiency.