Few startups today want to be known as being focused on virtualization, because cloud computing is where the action is. Yet virtualization is the key enabling technology for cloud, and many startups are working on virtualizing storage, servers, networking, management and even user-profile information.
Here CRN presents our picks for the coolest virtualization startups of 2015 so far. There's some well-known names on this list, as well as some new ones. All of them are pushing the limits of what virtualization technology can achieve in terms of making businesses run more efficiently.
For more on the "coolest" of 2015, check out "CRN's Tech Midyear In Review."