The Register: Microsoft Employs Bologna Defense Against VMware
Feb 28, 2007, 18:30 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ashlee Vance)
"In classic Redmond fashion, Microsoft has countered VMware's
charges of anticompetitive practices in the server virtualization
market by heaving a giant ball of fluff at reporters.
"Yesterday, we reported on VMware's new white paper that offers
a point-by-point synopsis of how Microsoft makes life difficult on
customers trying to use server virtualization technology from more
than one vendor. The thrust of VMware's complaint centers on
alleged inadequate Microsoft support for VMware customers,
restrictive access to Microsoft's future virtualization software
APIs and Microsoft's roadblocks that prevent virtual machines
moving between physical servers..."