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Q&A with VMUG’s Brad Tompkins Ahead of VMware Explore: ‘Multi-Cloud Is Everything’ — Virtualization Review

Q&A with VMUG’s Brad Tompkins Ahead of VMware Explore: ‘Multi-Cloud Is Everything’ By David Ramel, Gladys Rama 08/08/2022 “The industry is going to multi-cloud,” says Brad Tompkins, executive director of VMUG, the VMware user group. “VMware is in almost every enterprise, commercial, and small business in the world. VMware is and will be a player […]

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Threat Intelligence CISO Touts Zero Trust for Metaverse Security — Virtualization Review

News Threat Intelligence CISO Touts Zero Trust for Metaverse Security How Zero Trust fits the bill as a security model for the emerging metaverse despite the architectural sins of our past (the internet). For all of its uncertainties, Zero Trust is an important security solution for the emerging metaverse that’s currently being built in IT […]

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Industry Heavyweights Form Metaverse Standards Forum — Virtualization Review

News Industry Heavyweights Form Metaverse Standards Forum More than 30 prominent tech organizations have formed the Metaverse Standards Forum to foster cooperation among standards organizations and companies in order to develop interoperability guidance for an open and inclusive metaverse. Rather than setting those interoperability standards itself, the Metaverse Standards Forum will provide a venue for […]

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Cooking with Azure Virtual Desktop — Virtualization Review

In-Depth Cooking with Azure Virtual Desktop By Paul Schnackenburg 07/06/2022 A bit of a hidden gem, Azure Virtual Desktop can address several end user computing problems, including some that are extra salient in today’s IT world. This article will explain the basics of what it is, where it fits and where it doesn’t, why you […]

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Tech Experts Disagree on Metaverse Future in Widely Scattered Predictions — Virtualization Review

News Tech Experts Disagree on Metaverse Future in Widely Scattered Predictions Even technology experts can’t agree on the future impact of the nascent metaverse, currently under construction. Many predict it will fulfill much-hyped hopes and expectations by 2040. Almost as many predict it won’t. That mixed bag of opinions comes in a nonscientific canvassing of […]

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The Metaverse Developer Pay Problem — Virtualization Review

In-Depth The Metaverse Developer Pay Problem The emerging metaverse hasn’t quite coalesced into a “thing” yet, but everyone pretty much agrees it’s going to shake things up across the board, including a lot of jobs. That includes software developers, who are now deciding if they should venture into the world of 3D virtual worlds, augmented […]

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Fad or the Future? What Developers Think of Web3 — Virtualization Review

News Fad or the Future? What Developers Think of Web3 Stack Overflow’s new sprawling developer survey solicited opinions from more than 70,000 respondents about a new tech category added to the 2022 report: Web3. Still kind of coalescing into real-world examples, Web3 is an amorphous term that Wikipedia relates to “an idea for a new […]

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Study: Look to Cloud for Better Risk Management — Virtualization Review

News Study: Look to Cloud for Better Risk Management A new survey-based study on measuring risk and risk governance indicates the public cloud is the way to go for enterprises wanting to reduce their riskiness. Or, if moving to the cloud isn’t an option, those organizations should adopt cloud-driven modernization techniques in their on-premises IT […]

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Microverse IDE Unveiled for Web3 Developers, Metaverse Projects — Virtualization Review

News Microverse IDE Unveiled for Web3 Developers, Metaverse Projects As the Metaverse, Web3 and associated technologies take shape, developer tooling is arriving to help give it structure. The latest example of that is an open beta program for the new Microverse IDE from Croquet Corp., which works with the company’s own Croquet OS to help […]

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Salesforce Leans In to Web3 with New NFT Cloud — Virtualization Review

News Salesforce Leans In to Web3 with New NFT Cloud Salesforce, known for its cloud-based software for business functionality like customer relationship management (CRM), has furthered its embrace of cutting-edge Web3 technology with the closed pilot of an upcoming NFT Cloud. Web3 and NFTs (standing for non-fungible token) are tied together as both are based […]