Virtualization Hunger Games
Virtualization, as a distinct IT industry segment, is getting blurrier as the cloud space grows more defined. Nonetheless, there are still plenty of big acquisitions, emerging trends, pitched battles and intriguing newcomers. In other words, there's no shortage of drama.
This year was perhaps even more drama-filled than normal, with marketing saber-rattling, major executive changes and a licensing change whose impact reverberated around the hallways of organizations large and small. CRN scoured the news archives from the past 12 months and here presents 10 virtualization news stories that stood out from the rest.