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EMC and VMware Form Pivotal to Challenge Software Megavendors in the Cloud

Published: 03 April 2013

ID: G00251098

Analyst(s): Yefim Natis


Pivotal has a bold vision to bring the best of the Web and cloud architecture to mainstream enterprises. It has committed leadership and an ambitious sponsor (EMC), but a long road to reach its goals. The outcome will impact the market and the strategic choices available to enterprise IT planners.

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  • Impacts


Impacts and Recommendations

  • Separation of application infrastructure technologies (Pivotal) from systems infrastructure (VMware) will present IT planners with a new ambitious, visionary and focused vendor competing to offer the platform of choice for a spectrum of next-generation enterprise application projects

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