Amazon hones its cloud update process

Minimizing reboots

Remember that planned Xen-related reboot Amazon Web Services warned about last week? Well, things went better than planned, according to an updated blog post Monday.…

VMware shares get slammed

VMware shares took it on the chin Tuesday, a day after the company talked down its projected earnings for the next quarter.

VMware shakeup: Maritz is reportedly out

A tech trade publication is reporting that VMware CEO Paul Maritz is being pushed out and will be replaced by Pat Gelsinger, the current COO of EMC. EMC owns roughly 80 percent of VMware, the market leader in server virtualization.