Sunday, May 15, 2011

VMware to Acquire Shavlik for Cloud-based IT Management

VMware will to acquire Shavlik Technologies, a provider of cloud-based IT management solutions for small and medium businesses (SMBs), for an undisclosed sum.

Shavlik Technologies provides on-premise and SaaS-based management solutions that enable SMBs to more effectively manage, monitor and secure their IT environments while addressing their unique needs when moving to virtual and cloud computing IT deployments.

VMware already provides a SaaS offering based on Shavlik. The service helps with the deployment and management of VMware vSphere.

  • Shavlik Technologies is headed by Mark Shavlik. The company was founded in 1993 and is based in New Brighton, MN.

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