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So where is Hitachi's Virtage?



We did a little talk on virtage in the past. all I see now is a new page on Hitachi's site and all we see is some post that says yet again "Competitor X threatens VMware". I know, I know, a firmware is the thinnest layer on top of the bare metal of Hitachi hardware? D'oh! So I have to buy blades from Hitachi?

The approach has been built into a new species of Hitachi's blade servers called BladeSymphony with Virtage, Virtage being the so-called "breakthrough" embedded widgetry that bakes virtualization into the hardware as an alternative to third-party virtualization software.


Yep, breakthrough indeed on a PDF! When do we get to really see it in action?

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