Tech Round-up: 3/5/12-3/9/12

By Gotham
Posted in Virtualization
On March 09, 2012

  • The Register: Google has released a patch a day after Chrome was hacked at Pwnium with a pair of zero-day flaws: http://bit.ly/yRJAkr
  • AppleInsider: Global tablet sales expected to reach 130 million in 2013, potentially exceeding PC sales: http://bit.ly/zDl3bV
  • CRN: Cloud computing to create 14 million jobs by 2015, 1.2 million in the US: http://bit.ly/zSBqvM
  • AppleInsider: At new iPad launch, Apple teases there is "a lot to look forward to" in 2012: http://bit.ly/xTQgwx
  • InformationWeek: 8 Windows 8 benefits for business: desktop virtualization, Secure Boot, BitLocker, and more: http://bit.ly/zgL2mH
  • Wired: VMware offering will allow business users to host VMs on mobile devices; VMware "in discussions with Apple" http://bit.ly/wZQeXl
  • InfoWorld: How consumerization of IT affects product design, accommodating users who require more choice:  http://bit.ly/yH7QZT
  • Ars Technica: Windows 8's new way of working: Messaging, Mail, and People: http://bit.ly/xufmvv
  • Computerworld: Disk storage system sales in Q4 top $8.5 billion, 6.2 petabytes, led by EMC: http://bit.ly/wadM12