Will HP buy VMware from EMC?

Last week the New York times published an article titled: “EMC explores selling stake in VMware“. While the news that EMC is exploring selling VMware is not new though.

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Oracle CEO Larry Ellison steps down as CEO, Catz, Hurd named co-CEOs

It’s the end of an era at Oracle, as CEO Larry Ellison has been appointed executive chairman and CTO of the vendor, with co-presidents Safra Catz and Mark Hurd named co-CEOs. “Safra and Mark will now report to the Oracle Board rather than to me,” Ellison said in a statement.

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SAP buying Concur for $8.3 billion to boost cloud portfolio

SAP is buying business-travel and expense software vendor Concur for about US$8.3 billion, in a bid to continue growing out its portfolio of cloud-based applications.

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Docker’s explosive expansion fueled by $40M Series C funding round

Docker, Inc. announced today that it partnered with Sequoia and raised $40 million in Series C funding. The company is behind the Docker platform, a virtual containerization system that is rapidly growing in popularity.

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Intel ‘Haswell’ Xeon E5s Aimed Squarely at HPC

The HPC market is a key one for Intel’s Xeon E5 family of processors, and that is perfectly evident as the chip maker rolls out the “Haswell” Xeon E5-2600 v3 processors for servers and workstations at its Intel Developer Forum today in San Francisco.

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Intel Sampling Xeon D SoC for Microservers, Networking, Storage

The processor eventually will join two other 64-bit Atom-based SoCs aimed at dense data center environments, a segment also being targeted by ARM.

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Intel Xeon E5 v3 Aims to be a Leading Indicator

Intel today officially launched the third generation of its Xeon E5 server platform with the E5-2600 and E5-1600 v3 product families. The new processors introduce a number of enhanced capabilities to servers The new Intel Advanced Vector Extensions 2.

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Four new virtualization technologies on the latest Intel® Xeon – are you ready to innovate?

Four new virtualization technologies on the latest Intel® Xeon – are you ready to innovate?

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IBM Cloud Marketplace one-stop shop for every XaaS need

The IBM Cloud Marketplace serves as a gateway for enterprises to explore a full range of services that include everything from business analytics to a hosted build-system to support continuous integration.

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Over the last couple of days the same VMware EVO:RAIL questions keep popping up over and over again. I figured I would do a quick VMware EVO:RAIL Q&A post so that I can point people to that instead of constantly answering them on twitter.

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