Tag: VMware

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Broadcom is the boss at VMware and knows exactly how to optimize it

Broadcom is the boss at VMware and knows exactly how to optimize it

Broadcom took a rigorous approach after acquiring VMware. It didn't matter whether it was employees, customers, partners or products: everything got reorganized. VMware by Broadcom will be a much leaner optimized organization. Broadcom shows who's in charge and which way the company wants to go. We... Read more

date17 hours ago
Microsoft brings Azure Virtual Desktop to on-prem

Microsoft brings Azure Virtual Desktop to on-prem

Azure Virtual Desktop is now also available for on-prem via Azure Stack HCI. In doing so, Microsoft is responding to the needs of customers in need of low latency and high compliance requirements for data residency. At the same time, it allows the tech giant to snatch users away from VMware and Cit... Read more

date25 days ago
VMware zero-day exploited since at least late 2021

VMware zero-day exploited since at least late 2021

A Chinese hacker group has been exploiting a zero-day in the vCenter Server since at least late 2021. The hackers managed to deploy backdoors on ESXi hosts through the vulnerability and leak data from organisations in critical sectors. Mandiant revealed that the perpetrator behind the cyber camp... Read more

date1 month ago
Most VMware CSPs to discontinue under Broadcom’s reign

Most VMware CSPs to discontinue under Broadcom’s reign

Drastic changes have been taking place since Broadcom completed its acquisition of VMware on November 22. The company plans to say goodbye to a huge number of customers, while partner programs are being discontinued without notice. Last week, it was revealed that a majority of VMware's CSPs are ... Read more

date2 months ago
VMware kills off perpetual licenses, only subscriptions remain

VMware kills off perpetual licenses, only subscriptions remain

Broadcom has taken another step in its reorganizing of VMware. The sales policy has been shaken up; as expected, the company will stop offering perpetual licenses. In the future, it will only be possible to purchase licenses in a subscription form. Right now, we're still waiting for those to become... Read more

date3 months ago
VMware Cloud Director was vulnerable for two weeks without a patch

VMware Cloud Director was vulnerable for two weeks without a patch

VMware Cloud Director Appliance version 10.5 has been vulnerable to attacks for two weeks because of a critical authentication leak. VMware has finally released a patch and workaround. Two weeks ago, the critical vulnerability CVE-2023-34060 was discovered in the VMware Cloud Director Appliance,... Read more

date3 months ago
Broadcom immediately sets up Carbon Black for sale

Broadcom immediately sets up Carbon Black for sale

From now on, Carbon Black is a separate "business unit" within Broadcom's portfolio. In doing so, Broadcom is cutting its endpoint security offering loose from the rest of VMware, which itself has now been split into several divisions. Update 29-11: Carbon Black (CB) is unlikely to remain part o... Read more

date3 months ago
VMware split into four divisions after acquisition by Broadcom

VMware split into four divisions after acquisition by Broadcom

VMware has been split into four divisions following its acquisition by Broadcom. CEO Raghu Raghuram has also stepped down. The Register discovered the restructuring. Only one of the divisions retains the VMware name. VMware Cloud Foundation (VCF), the most successful product within the VMware of... Read more

date3 months ago
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