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By Gotham, Posted in Virtualization

The company last week showed more love for mobile with the release of VMware View for Android, the latest version of its ubiquitous (and free) VDI client that's also available for iPad, Linux, Mac OS X and Windows. Shown here running on a tablet, VMware View for Android employs the PCoIP protocol and works with VMware View Server 4.6 or 5.0 and most devices running Android 2.2 or later. Read more at CRN. ... read more.

  • March 23, 2012

By Gotham, Posted in Virtualization

ZDNet: Most owners of compromised Web sites don't know how they were hacked: http://zd.net/GLC8Hp PCWorld: Outlook 15 gets ready for touch tablets, gets rid of Social Connector, adds in-line replies: http://bit.ly/GIpPeC CRN: Windows 8 is on track to be finished this summer and launched 'around October,' according to a Bloomberg report: http://bit.ly/GGDf7c Ars Technica: Criminal and malicious attacks accounted for 37% of corporate data breaches in 2011, a 6% rise from 2010: http://bit.ly/GEgbWS Compu... read more.

  • March 23, 2012

By Gotham, Posted in Virtualization

ZDNet: Most owners of compromised Web sites don't know how they were hacked: http://zd.net/GLC8Hp PCWorld: Outlook 15 gets ready for touch tablets, gets rid of Social Connector, adds in-line replies: http://bit.ly/GIpPeC CRN: Windows 8 is on track to be finished this summer and launched 'around October,' according to a Bloomberg report: http://bit.ly/GGDf7c Ars Technica: Criminal and malicious attacks accounted for 37% of corporate data breaches in 2011, a 6% rise from 2010: http://bit.ly/GEgbWS Compu... read more.

  • March 23, 2012

By Gotham, Posted in Training

Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA R75) Tuesday, April 10 - Thursday, April 12 This course provides a basic understanding of the skills necessary to configure and maintain Check Point Security Gateway and Management Software Blades for versions R75. Basic knowledge of TCP/IP protocol and routing is required, and experience using virtual machine software is beneficial. Detailed instructions for installation and basic configuration are provided for the traditional Firewall and VPN products... read more.

  • March 23, 2012

By Gotham, Posted in Training

Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA R75) Tuesday, April 10 - Thursday, April 12 This course provides a basic understanding of the skills necessary to configure and maintain Check Point Security Gateway and Management Software Blades for versions R75. Basic knowledge of TCP/IP protocol and routing is required, and experience using virtual machine software is beneficial. Detailed instructions for installation and basic configuration are provided for the traditional Firewall and VPN products... read more.

  • March 23, 2012

By Gotham, Posted in Uncategorized

The first Friday of every month is Gotham Jeans Day, an internal fundraiser for a charity selected from employee suggestions. Gotham's Charity of the Month for March was Avon Walk for Breast Cancer: The Avon Walk for Breast Cancer series, which recognizes its 10th birthday in 2012, is a project of the Avon Foundation for Women, a 501(c)(3) public charity. Since its launch in 2003, the Avon Walk for Breast Cancer series has raised more than $423 million through the dedication of nearly 160,000 participat... read more.

  • March 22, 2012

By Gotham, Posted in Uncategorized

The first Friday of every month is Gotham Jeans Day, an internal fundraiser for a charity selected from employee suggestions. Gotham's Charity of the Month for March was Avon Walk for Breast Cancer: The Avon Walk for Breast Cancer series, which recognizes its 10th birthday in 2012, is a project of the Avon Foundation for Women, a 501(c)(3) public charity. Since its launch in 2003, the Avon Walk for Breast Cancer series has raised more than $423 million through the dedication of nearly 160,000 participat... read more.

  • March 22, 2012

By Russell D. Vines, Posted in Security

Bloomberg, Businessweek, the New York Times, and several other news outlets have been on the case of China's Sinovel Wind Group's use of corporate espionage to gain a competitive advantage over the United States and other countries. Last April, Sinovel stopped purchasing wind turbine control software from American Semiconductor Corp. for no apparent reason. By June, AMSC had figured out why: Sinovel had cracked AMSC's proprietary turbine management source code and didn't need AMSC any more. In what's bee... read more.

  • March 21, 2012

By Gotham, Posted in Virtualization

When VMware released vSphere 5.0 last August, it modified its licensing model to coincide with the release. The previous licensing model was based on the number of physical CPUs, with limits on the number of CPU cores and amount of RAM per physical host (version dependent). The new model, while retaining the physical CPU basis for pricing, uses a restriction on the total virtual memory assigned to all VMs to determine the pricing. In this article, we will review these changes at a high level, look at the... read more.

  • March 21, 2012

By Gotham, Posted in Virtualization

When VMware released vSphere 5.0 last August, it modified its licensing model to coincide with the release. The previous licensing model was based on the number of physical CPUs, with limits on the number of CPU cores and amount of RAM per physical host (version dependent). The new model, while retaining the physical CPU basis for pricing, uses a restriction on the total virtual memory assigned to all VMs to determine the pricing. In this article, we will review these changes at a high level, look at the... read more.

  • March 21, 2012