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VMware’s Bill Rowan: Hybrid Cloud to Support Feds’ Flexibility, Security Requirements

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 21, 2016 — Bill Rowan, vice president of federal sales at VMware (NYSE: VMW), has urged federal agencies to utilize hybrid cloud and integrate private and public platforms as part of their adoption of the as-a-service business model, ExecutiveBiz reported May 11. Rowan wrote in a guest piece …

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Carahsoft to Provide VMware Tech to Navy Under New BPA

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 22, 2016 — Carahsoft will continue to provide VMware virtualization technology to the U.S. Navy under a potential $43 million blanket purchase agreement, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday the BPA has a base value of $14.2 million and covers the vSphere, vCenter Server, Site Recovery Manager, …

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QTS to Provide VMware’s vCloud Govt for Y2Fox Production Environment

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 18, 2016 — QTS Realty Trust (NYSE: QTS) will provide VMware‘s FedRAMP-compliant vCloud Government Service to support Y2Fox Data Solutions‘ production environment for public sector customers, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. QTS said Wednesday it will offer the VMware technology to help bolster Y2Fox’s expansion efforts in the government marketplace. About Executive Mosaic: Founded …

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Denis Cashman Appointed EMC CFO; Zane Rowe Named CFO at VMware

Denis Cashman, chief accounting officer at EMC (NYSE: EMC) and chief financial officer of the firm’s information infrastructure business, has been appointed corporate CFO at the company. Cashman, a 28-year finance veteran at EMC, will succeed the departing CFO Zane Rowe on March 1 and will oversee all financial operations …

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WSJ: VMware Backs Out From Cloud Joint Venture Plan With EMC

VMware (NYSE: VMW) has canceled plans to form a joint venture with EMC (NYSE: EMC) that will work to combine both companies’ cloud services, the Wall Street Journal reported Monday. Don Clark writes that a spokesman for VMware told the Journal the company will continue to run vCloud Air as a separate …

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WSJ: Dell in Advanced Talks for Potential $50B EMC Buy, VMware Spinoff

Dell and its private equity parent firm Silver Lake are currently in advanced negotiations to buy EMC (NYSE: EMC) and spin off the VMware (NYSE: VMW) business from EMC after the transaction, the Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday. Liz Hoffman, Dana Mattioli and Joann Lublin write the companies could either reach an agreement or end …

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Re/code: EMC, VMware Mull Downstream Merger

EMC (NYSE: EMC) is examining the possibility of being acquired by VMware (NYSE: VMW), wherein EMC holds a majority stake, Re/code reported Wednesday. Arik Hesseldahl writes the idea of a downstream merger between the two companies came as EMC reviews strategic options and faces pressure from activist investor Elliott Management. …

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Juniper Vet Bask Iyer to Succeed Tony Scott as VMware CIO

Bask Iyer, formerly chief information officer at Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR), will join VMware (NYSE: VMW) as CIO and a senior vice president on March 23. VMware said Wednesday the 25-year manufacturing and information technology sector veteran will succeed Tony Scott, who was announced in February as the White House’s next federal CIO. Iyer …

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VMware Buys Workspace Environment Manager Immidio; Sumit Dhawan Comments

VMware (NYSE: VMW) has acquired Immidio, provider of user environment management, for an undisclosed amount in a move to help clients transition to mobile cloud platform. Sumit Dhawan, senior vice president and general manager of desktop products for VMware, said Tuesday the acquisition is intended to expand VMware’s technologies for …

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Philippe Llorens Appointed New CEO at Atos-EMC-VMware Alliance

Canopy has named Philippe Llorens as its new CEO to succeed outgoing Jacques Pommeraud, who is bound for Salesforce as senior vice president for success services, Business Cloud News reported Wednesday. Canopy — a three-year-old alliance that comprises Atos, EMC and VMware — makes cloud products and services for the enterprise such as Cisco networking and …

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