Very Interesting Virtualization
The term "virtualization" has been subsumed to a large extent by cloud computing. But that's not to suggest there isn't still lots of cool innovation going on in the virtualization space.
Yes, server virtualization is a market that's pretty much owned by VMware, but many startups are doing interesting and innovative things with storage, management and networking. In some cases, these startups are run by execs who used to work at the big vendors and were hungry for new challenges.
CRN has tracked the virtualization market closely over the course of the year. Here, we present what we think are the 10 coolest startups of 2014.