Cantivo – Open Source VDI!

The Virtual World
[youtube]http://youtu.be/GVd2J4QEJr8[/youtube] Cantivo - Open Source Virtual Desktop Infrastructure "Cantivo is a managed virtualization platform using the Linux KVM hypervisor and SPICE protocol, fully managed from an intuitive web interface. Installing the software takes under an hour, afterwards you can use our powerful multi platform VDI client to enjoy unsurpassed multimedia capabilities streaming from your virtual desktop(s) to anywhere in your network. Who is behind the project? Cantivo is a project conceived at Adell Group, Norway and jointly developed with Adell Mexico. A commercial version of the platform is to be released later this year and will consist of a range of appliances pre-loaded with Cantivo Linux and everything you need to refresh your aging desktop infrastructure. The Platform Installing Cantivo and getting up and running should be quick and painless,…
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VirtZine #27 – Video – “Security, Services, and New Software!”

VirtZine - Video Netcasts
A security hole in Citrix Receiver AND the Citrix On-Line Plug-in, Amazon Glacier, a secure, reliable low cost storage service, vSphere V5.1 is out, Immidio Flex+ User Environment Management (UEM), the latest version of XenServer (6.1) gets agressive! (Click on the buttons below to Stream the Netcast in your "format of choice")  Download M4V  Download WebM  Download MP3 ("Right-Click" on the "Download" link under the format buttonand choose "Save link as..." to save the file locally on your PC) Subscribe to Our Video (M4V) RSS Feed Subscribe to Our Audio (MP3) RSS Feed http://www.virtzine.com/category/netcast/feed/ http://www.virtzine.com/category/audio/feed/ Also available on YouTube: http://youtu.be/B-wTAXoCCuU
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VirtZine #27 – Audio – “Security, Services, and New Software!”

VirtZine - Audio Netcasts
A security hole in Citrix Receiver AND the Citrix On-Line Plug-in, Amazon Glacier, a secure, reliable low cost storage service, vSphere V5.1 is out, Immidio Flex+ User Environment Management (UEM), the latest version of XenServer (6.1) gets agressive! (Click on the buttons below to Stream the Netcast in your "format of choice")  Download M4V  Download WebM  Download MP3 ("Right-Click" on the "Download" link under the format buttonand choose "Save link as..." to save the file locally on your PC) Subscribe to Our Video (M4V) RSS Feed Subscribe to Our Audio (MP3) RSS Feed http://www.virtzine.com/category/netcast/feed/ http://www.virtzine.com/category/audio/feed/ Also available on YouTube: http://youtu.be/B-wTAXoCCuU
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The Latest Version of XenServer (6.1) Gets Agressive!

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Citrix is getting agressive with the latest version of their hypervisor, Version 6.1 of XenServer. It even has a built-in tool to allow conversion from VMware to XenServer. Citrix updates XenServer with cloud computing in mind "Citrix took a shot in the ongoing battle to own the virtual machine software layer in industry standard computing environments by launching XenServer V6.1. The goal is to make the creation and operation of virtual environments that include clients, servers and clouds. The company also hopes that the tighter integration of XenServer in CloudStack-based cloud computing environments will help customers with their own cloud computing efforts. It also hopes this move will improve its competitive position when it is compared to offerings from VMware, Microsoft, Oracle and Red Hat. New features in the latest…
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