Technology http://thevarguy.com/taxonomy/term/15322/more en In Moving Production Workloads to Cloud, VMware Professionals Prefer AWS, Azure http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/moving-production-workloads-cloud-vmware-professionals-prefer-aws-azure <div class="node-body article-body">VMware customers are far along on the path to cloud adoption, with many opting for Amazon Web Services (AWS) as their preferred cloud platform as they shift VMware production environments off-premises. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/moving-production-workloads-cloud-vmware-professionals-prefer-aws-azure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/moving-production-workloads-cloud-vmware-professionals-prefer-aws-azure#comments Cloud Services Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:23:00 +0000 108971 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock Microsoft Azure Just-In-Time Virtual Machine Access Preview http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/microsoft-azure-just-time-virtual-machine-access-preview <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft is implementing new features for Azure based Virtual Machines to help you prevent attacks but not block your authorized access when it is necessary. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/microsoft-azure-just-time-virtual-machine-access-preview" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/microsoft-azure-just-time-virtual-machine-access-preview#comments Cloud Services Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:21:00 +0000 108961 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock Docker Can Now Containerize Legacy Apps Running on Mainframes http://thevarguy.com/data-centers/docker-can-now-containerize-legacy-apps-running-mainframes <div class="field-byline"> Christine Hall </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Docker this week announced the first update to its rebranded flagship platform with the release of Docker Enterprise Edition (EE) 17.06. Back in March, Docker rolled out the first Docker EE, built on the backs of what had been known as Docker Commercially Supported and Docker Datacenter. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/data-centers/docker-can-now-containerize-legacy-apps-running-mainframes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/data-centers/docker-can-now-containerize-legacy-apps-running-mainframes#comments Data Centers Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:16:00 +0000 108951 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock Read the Final Report: ‘IKARUSdilapidated’ Ransomware Attack http://thevarguy.com/security/read-final-report-ikarusdilapidated-ransomware-attack <div class="node-body article-body">Cyber security vendor Comodo this week issued details of a newly discovered and ongoing large-scale ransomware campaign that is using a variant of the infamous “Locky” malware. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/security/read-final-report-ikarusdilapidated-ransomware-attack" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/security/read-final-report-ikarusdilapidated-ransomware-attack#comments Security Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:13:00 +0000 108941 at http://thevarguy.com Cisco Outlook Shows Robbins Turnaround Hasn’t Spurred Growth http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/cisco-outlook-shows-robbins-turnaround-hasn-t-spurred-growth <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Cisco Systems Inc., whose machines form the backbone of the internet, predicted another revenue decline as the company tries to remake itself amid a changing networking industry.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/cisco-outlook-shows-robbins-turnaround-hasn-t-spurred-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/cisco-outlook-shows-robbins-turnaround-hasn-t-spurred-growth#comments Cloud Services Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:11:00 +0000 108931 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock ADP Falls While Ackman Says Stock Could Double by 2021 http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/adp-falls-while-ackman-says-stock-could-double-2021 <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Activist investor Bill Ackman said Automatic Data Processing Inc.’s “buy not build” strategy has riddled the company with inefficiencies that, if fixed, could more than double the value of the company within four years. Investors sent the stock lower.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/adp-falls-while-ackman-says-stock-could-double-2021" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/adp-falls-while-ackman-says-stock-could-double-2021#comments Cloud Services Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:08:00 +0000 108921 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock The Managed Kubernetes Opportunity for MSPs http://thevarguy.com/open-source/managed-kubernetes-opportunity-msps <div class="node-body article-body">Kubernetes, an open source orchestration platform for Docker containers, is an increasingly important part of computing environments. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/open-source/managed-kubernetes-opportunity-msps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/open-source/managed-kubernetes-opportunity-msps#comments Open Source Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:03:00 +0000 108891 at http://thevarguy.com Platform9 Massive New ‘Locky’-Variant Ransomware Attack Now Underway http://thevarguy.com/security/massive-new-locky-variant-ransomware-attack-now-underway <div class="node-body article-body">A massive, worldwide ransomware attack is currently unfolding, powered from more than 11,625 distinct IP addresses in 133 different countries, experts at cyber security vendor Comodo said today. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/security/massive-new-locky-variant-ransomware-attack-now-underway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/security/massive-new-locky-variant-ransomware-attack-now-underway#comments Security Thu, 17 Aug 2017 15:58:00 +0000 108881 at http://thevarguy.com Comodo Security Central: HBO Plays the Game of Hacks, Ransomware Leaves SMBs Reeling http://thevarguy.com/security/security-central-hbo-plays-game-hacks-ransomware-leaves-smbs-reeling <div class="node-body article-body">Well, it seems as though winter has arrived at HBO. The company's security was compromised again this week, after having already been hacked a number of times in the past few weeks. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/security/security-central-hbo-plays-game-hacks-ransomware-leaves-smbs-reeling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/security/security-central-hbo-plays-game-hacks-ransomware-leaves-smbs-reeling#comments Security Thu, 17 Aug 2017 15:45:00 +0000 108861 at http://thevarguy.com ThinkStock Ask a Security Expert: Security Vendor Tackles Malware Attacks http://thevarguy.com/security/ask-security-expert-security-vendor-tackles-malware-attacks <div class="field-byline"> George Anderson | Webroot </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Firstly, ransomware is a malware attack like any other malware attack.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/security/ask-security-expert-security-vendor-tackles-malware-attacks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/security/ask-security-expert-security-vendor-tackles-malware-attacks#comments Security Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:08:00 +0000 108821 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock