Month: July 2012


Dell buying Quest for $2.4 billion

Dell announced Monday that it is buying Quest Software for US$2.4 billion, following weeks of speculation over its interest in the infrastructure software vendor. The deal is expected to close later this year. Quest\’s products include the Toad database management toolset, Quest One Identity management software, and the SonicWALL and…Continue readingDell buying Quest for $2.4 billion


Latest fling from VMware Labs – VMware Guest Reclaim

VMware Labs presents its latest fling Guest Reclaim . Guest Reclaim reclaims dead space from NTFS volumes hosted on a thin provisioned SCSI disk. The tool can also reclaim space from full disks and partitions, thereby wiping off the file systems on it. As the tool deals with active data,…Continue readingLatest fling from VMware Labs – VMware Guest Reclaim