Cybercriminals hijack VMware ESXi with never-before-seen technique
A never-before-seen attack method allows cybercriminals to infiltrate VMware ESXi hypervisors. A report from security firm Mandiant reveals that the technique was used by an unknown threat actor to attack organizations in the wild.
VMware ESXi is one of the world's most widely used hypervisors.... Read more
VMware warns of ChromeLoader, adware variant with severe impact
Security researchers at VMware urge organizations to heed the rise of ChromeLoader. The malware hijacks victims' browsers to spread malicious files and targeted ads.
ChromeLoader was discovered in January. The malware is typically installed through an .iso file, after which the program manipula... Read more
VMware pays multi-million euro fine for misleading investors
VMware struck a deal with market regulator SEC to end a dispute over its financial figures. The SEC accused VMware of 'creatively' accounting for sold licenses.
The deal involves VMware paying a fine of €7.9 million ($8 million) to the US market regulator. In return, the SEC waives further ac... Read more
Dell Technologies introduces VxRail based on VMware vSphere 8
Dell Technologies announced new VxRail systems running on VMware vSphere version 8. The organization also introduced updates to its APEX portfolio.
The recent introduction of VMware vSphere 8 prompted various data center infrastructure vendors to launch compatible systems, such as Data Processin... Read more
VMware and IBM partner to offer new hybrid cloud modernization paths
VMware and IBM announced an extended partnership at VMware Explore 2022. The organizations want to help global customers and partners modernize mission-critical workloads and accelerate time to value in hybrid cloud deployments.
The partnership has been expanded to include IBM Consulting as a... Read more
‘VMware Horizon Cloud infrastructure costs drop by up to 70 percent’
VMware announced a range of updates to VMware Horizon Cloud and VMware Workspace ONE UEM. The upcoming release of DaaS solution Horizon Cloud should reduce customers' infrastructure costs by up to 70 percent.
The organization shared the news during VMware Explore 2022, an annual conference. Tec... Read more
VMware reveals range of Tanzu updates, boosts Kubernetes offering
VMware announced multiple updates to VMware Tanzu Mission Control, VMware Tanzu Kubernetes Grid and VMware Tanzu Application Platform.
The solutions are key to Tanzu, VMware's Kubernetes portfolio. The organization presented the updates during VMware Explore 2022, its annual conference. Tanzu ga... Read more
VMware introduces vSphere 8 and vSAN 8
Latest releases of compute and storage building blocks from VMware should result in significant performance and efficiency gains.
vSphere and vSAN are the foundation for much of what VMware does. Today at VMware Explore in San Francisco, VMware announced the latest versions of these. With vSpher... Read more
NetApp and VMware intensify collaboration in multi-cloud
Three new extensions should reduce cost, risk and complexity that multi-cloud deployments bring.
To some extent, NetApp and VMware are in the same boat. Both are traditionally on-premises vendors who want to stay relevant in a (multi-)cloud world. They do this in quite different ways, which we w... Read more
NTT and VMware collaborate on joint private 5G and edge services
NTT and VMware are coming up with a solution that combines edge capabilities and private 5G.
More and more businesses rely on data from distributed environments, which is increasingly processed at the edge of the network rather than in data centers.
NTT and VMware joined forces to develop a ... Read more