"The buy fills a gap in IBM's software portfolio and allows it to compete better with smaller rivals Opsware and Altiris in a virtualization market that research firm IDC said could top $15 billion by 2009". internetnews.com
All I can say for now is stay tuned folks. Next week is WinHEC. We will have a HECk of a lot to talk about our Virtualization plans. And the stuff will go well beyond the current rumors...
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