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How is your organization enabling a hybrid cloud strategy?

Will you have visibility across all your enterprise workloads – hosted internally and externally? Do you really know where they should run? When to re-size? When to bring back in house or change hosting environments? A lot of organizations we … Continue reading

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Bank of America CTO Discusses Drive to Move to Software-Defined Infrastructure

“Where we see the future, where we see the greatest opportunity for us, is to move much more toward software-defined infrastructure.” Bank of America CTO, David Reilly Cirba customer, Bank of America, was recently interviewed by ZDNet on the topic … Continue reading

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Cirba announces support for KVM running OpenStack®

This week we announced support for KVM environments running OpenStack®. We are seeing a rise in popularity of this platform in our customer base as a secondary platform. This is an interesting trend as multiple cloud stacks in an environment … Continue reading

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Insights from EMA on The Key to Empowering the Software-Defined Data Center

We are very pleased to share a paper by analyst firm EMA that explores the challenges and approaches IT organizations need to take in order to achieve a software-defined operational state.  In the words of EMA: “EMA has identified the … Continue reading

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How will you decide which applications to put into external cloud?

As we have mentioned in previous blog posts, organizations struggle with the decision of where to put their workloads. This doesn’t just apply at the server level, but it also very challenging to determine which environments new and existing applications … Continue reading

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Cirba’s Reservation Console Ships!

With the release of Cirba Version 8 this week, customers can now leverage the new Reservation Console to automate the entire process of selecting the optimal hosting environment for new workloads and reserving compute and storage capacity. Not only does the … Continue reading

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Is Your Organization Ready to Support a Multi-Hypervisor Strategy?

VMware® may still dominate the hypervisor market, but one thing is certain: IT leaders are getting serious about adopting alternatives. According to research by Torsten Volk of EMA, 82% of organizations plan to adopt more than one hypervisor. In response … Continue reading

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Cirba’s New Reservation Console Automates VM Routing and Capacity Bookings

Every industry that relies on the sharing of resources, such as hotels, airlines, and rental companies leverages a reservation system to make sure they optimize the use of their assets. Or, in other words, “match supply and demand”. Our customers … Continue reading

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Saving Big on Software Licensing in Virtual & Cloud Infrastructure

Managing software licensing has always been a burden for the IT department and most organizations don’t do a great job at it. Compliance is often the focus of management processes and tools, with little emphasis on cost control. But software … Continue reading

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Cirba Announces Revolutionary Control Console to the IBM® PowerVM Platform

Today marks another milestone in the evolution of Cirba’s Control Console. We announced that the Control Console in Cirba Version 7.1 will support IBM PowerVM for AIX environments. Click here to read the announcement. This will enable AIX customers to … Continue reading

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Cirba Version 7.0 Named Finalist – New Technology in VMWorld Awards 2011

Cirba announced its upcoming release, Version 7.0, at VMWorld 2011 in Las Vegas two weeks ago. VMWorld is always an action-packed event with customer and partner get-togethers and the sheer volume of traffic through the conference (up to 19,000 from … Continue reading

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