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Virtual appliances can make life a whole lot easier for IT managers. Listen to the panel discussing how enterprises are adopting virtual appliances in production environments.
Software and hardware vendors alike have attributed much of their success to the strength and breadth of their partner ecosystems.....So how have these vendors done it?
As a marketer of emerging technology, I am always looking where the business is, where the market is, and most importantly whether the timing of our business is spot on for our customers. There are all sorts of ways to measure this, however a a couple of indicators have recently painted a picture of growth for software appliances, so I wanted to share them with you.
It's like the internet boom days. The ".com" has now been replaced by "cloud". It's difficult enough for IT professionals and CIOs to understand what a product or service does with everyone marketing their products and services as cloud enabled, cloud ready or *as-a-service. But what is worse is that even mainstream news stories are short on specifics adding to the cloudiness in the marketplace.