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Cloud-Based Disaster Recovery: Choose Wisely
When cloud-based data protection technology emerged, the perfect solution seemed to be on the horizon: unlimited capacity with a low-cost, pay-as-you-go model. Basically, the public cloud could become the DR and BC insurance you pay for only when needed, but you must choose carefully.
Hybrid Cloud Computing
Hans De Leenheer interviews Jerry McLeod, VP Business Development for HotLink, at VMworld 2014 in San Francisco, CA.
Interview with HotLink Customer, Brian Lillie, CIO of Equinix
VMblog spoke with Brian Lillie, CIO of Equinix and Oded Haner, CTO of HotLink. Brian Lillie explains how his company makes use of HotLink's technology and describes what problems it helps them solve. Watch this video interview to learn more.
TechTarget Announces “Best of VMworld” 2014 Award Winners
A team of experts and editors selected winning products from more than 200 entries. The awards cover nine categories: Storage and Backup for Virtualized Environments; Security & Compliance and Virtualization; Virtualization Management; Networking and Virtualization; Desktop Virtualization and End-User Computing; Private Cloud Computing Technologies; Public/Hybrid Cloud Computing Technologies; New Technology; and Best of Show.
VMworld 2014 Expo Highlights: Nutanix, Atlantis Storage, Kaminario, Vision Solutions & HotLink
With more than 250 vendors, this year's VMworld 2014 exposition has been teaming with excitement all week. Flash storage, hyper-converged infrastructure, and cloud disaster recovery were some of the hot topics on the show floor. I met with several companies offering innovative solutions for your IT infrastructure.
The Best of VMworld 2014 Award winners
HotLink wins the top award for Public and Hybrid Cloud Computing Technologies. Products in this Best of VMworld 2014 Awards' category support cloud infrastructure that is made available to the general public or products that enable hybrid clouds, which facilitate data and application portability among private and public clouds.
Video Interview with HotLink at VMworld 2014
At the show, we met with Lynn LeBlanc, CEO and founder, and Oded Haner, CTO. HotLink's award-winning technologies transform VMware vCenter for hybrid IT, so all the existing VMware administration and management infrastructure can be utilized for Amazon, Hyper-V, XenServer and KVM - absolutely no other consoles are required! Watch this video interview to learn more.
Hot Products at VMworld 2014
Slides 7-8: HotLink Hybrid Express supports production and scale-out workloads as it extends VMware vCenter to hybrid IT, spanning Hyper-V, XenServer, KVM and Amazon EC2. HotLink DR Express enables low cost VMware DR/BC in Amazon including easy deployment of multi-tier production workloads, large file and database server replication, and unified hybrid security management.
HotLink to bridge Amazon-VMware gap
Integration specialist HotLink has launched new versions of Hybrid Express and DR (disaster recovery) Express. The new management systems will make administration and monitoring across a variety of IT platforms dramatically simpler and cheaper by using e VMware’s vCenter to create an omnipotent hybrid IT management hub that spans vSphere, Amazon, Hyper-V, XenServer and KVM.
New Products of the Week 08.11.2014
The new HotLink DR Express enables low cost VMware DR/BC in Amazon including easy deployment of multi-tier production workloads, large file and database server replication, and unified hybrid security management (slide 2). Additionally, the new HotLink Hybrid Express extends VMware vCenter to hybrid IT spanning Hyper-V, XenServer, KVM and Amazon EC2 (slide 23).