VMworld: In the Cloud, It's Storage's Time to Shine
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That shift is drastically reshaping the requirements facing storage vendors, but it's also laying the groundwork for an array of new solutions from major proprietary and open source storage players. They're all looking to cash in on the potentially lucrative need to support all the exciting public, private and hybrid cloud initiatives now in the works. (After all, recall that EMC remains VMware's controlling stockholder.)
Enterprise Storage Forum takes a look at the changing face of storage as the era of cloud computing takes hold.
This week's VMworld show featured a collection of new applications for virtual environments, a heightening of the buzz around the cloud, a couple of acquisition announcements from VMware (NYSE: VMW), and a litany of storage vendors trying to hone in on the action.