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By Gotham, Posted in Uncategorized

VMware's VMworld 2013 is August 25-29 in San Francisco, and Gotham and Veeam are raffling off two conference passes! To enter, fill out the form with your full contact information, and schedule and complete a web demo or on-site meeting with Gotham and Veeam Software prior to June 28, 2013, when the two winners will be selected and announced. Gotham, together with VMware and Veeam, provides customers with the best virtualization platform and data protection software, saving customers on operational co... read more.

  • June 20, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Uncategorized

VMware's VMworld 2013 is August 25-29 in San Francisco, and Gotham and Veeam are raffling off two conference passes! To enter, fill out the form with your full contact information, and schedule and complete a web demo or on-site meeting with Gotham and Veeam Software prior to June 28, 2013, when the two winners will be selected and announced. Gotham, together with VMware and Veeam, provides customers with the best virtualization platform and data protection software, saving customers on operational co... read more.

  • June 20, 2013

By Joe Jessen, Posted in Uncategorized

Edward Snowden, the self-proclaimed source of U.S. government’s classified information, was not a high ranking official, or a top level CIA operative. He was a contracted IT systems administrator, who received a high-level security clearance only because he was responsible for maintaining systems that held classified information. The security clearance, and the administrative accounts that he was granted gave him full access to look at the data on these systems, but according to public reports he was not pa... read more.

  • June 13, 2013

By Nancy Rand, Posted in Uncategorized

vCenter Certificate Automation Tool v 1.0 VMware released a new tool this month for managing custom certificates for vCenter and management components. Custom certificates are those from an internal CA or commercial entity such as VeriSign. The tool, which is in a zip file, and a Getting Started guide MS Word document, can both be downloaded from the vSphere 5.1 software page under the Drivers & Tools tab under Automation Tools and SDKs. The tool provides a command line utility for updating the... read more.

  • April 25, 2013

By Stephen Kilcoyne, Posted in Uncategorized

A few news items that caught our attention today:   Rough Day – or at least it appeared to be.   CRN reported that, 6 months after its release, VARs say training requirements, or just perceived training requirements, are killing sales of Windows 8.   On InfoWorld, the cloud is seen as killing traditional hardware and software. But slowly. Traditional technology providers are expected to start hurting in 2016.   Verizon’s annual data breach investigations report, compi... read more.

  • April 23, 2013

By Henry Hernandez, Posted in Uncategorized

Project Excalibur, one part of the Project Avalon announced at Citrix Synergy 2012, is Citrix’s next-gen desktop and application virtualization technology. Essentially it’s the next version of XenDesktop and XenApp. No more XenApp? Not sure about that yet, but it is Citrix’s attempt to unify the two products while making some significant improvements around their architecture and performance. Project Excalibur combines VDI, Hosted Shared desktops, and applications in one management platform. Below are three... read more.

  • March 29, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Uncategorized

March 18, Softpedia – (International) Details of Java 7 issue published after Oracle refuses to treat it as a vulnerability. A security research firm released details of a Java 7 sandbox bypass known as "Issue 54" that Oracle does not regard as a security vulnerability. Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Details-of-Java-7-Issue-Published-After-Oracle-Refuses-to-Treat-It-as-a-Vulnerability-337954.shtml March 18, The H – (International) Professional videoconferencing system as a spy. A security researc... read more.

  • March 19, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Uncategorized

March 18, Softpedia – (International) Details of Java 7 issue published after Oracle refuses to treat it as a vulnerability. A security research firm released details of a Java 7 sandbox bypass known as "Issue 54" that Oracle does not regard as a security vulnerability. Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Details-of-Java-7-Issue-Published-After-Oracle-Refuses-to-Treat-It-as-a-Vulnerability-337954.shtml March 18, The H – (International) Professional videoconferencing system as a spy. A security researc... read more.

  • March 19, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Uncategorized

Blue Coat recently posted the following message on its Partner site: Effective February 28, 2013, Blue Coat will remove all non-compliant SGOS/AVOS software versions from the BlueTouch Online (BTO) download site.  This action is being taken to ensure our customers upgrade to a compliant software version containing the new Licensing Subsystem. Customer Notice:  A customer technical alert was issued on September 10, 2012 regarding the move to a new licensing subsystem for SGOS, AVOS and Blue Coat Direct... read more.

  • February 20, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Uncategorized

Blue Coat recently posted the following message on its Partner site: Effective February 28, 2013, Blue Coat will remove all non-compliant SGOS/AVOS software versions from the BlueTouch Online (BTO) download site.  This action is being taken to ensure our customers upgrade to a compliant software version containing the new Licensing Subsystem. Customer Notice:  A customer technical alert was issued on September 10, 2012 regarding the move to a new licensing subsystem for SGOS, AVOS and Blue Coat Direct... read more.

  • February 20, 2013