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Intel Acquires Leading Client Virtualization Vendor Neocleus - Or Does It?

Neocleus is the market leader in client virtualization

Intel has reportedly acquired the market leader in client virtualization, Neocleus.

Known for its NeoSphere product. Neocleus is well known for its implementation of industry-leading virtualization technologies, coupled with centralized control and management that integrate with existing PC lifecycle management tools. NeoSphere has long offered organizations a way to address their client computing demands.

At this writing however a question-mark hangs over the acquisition. The blog entry in which it was announced has disappeared from the Web!

Here is what is returned today, Friday September 3 when anyone currently hits the URL of this blog posting at The Neocleus Blog:



Yet Thursday September 2 the entry was available to all via Google News:

As can be seen from the above Google search, the original blog post was apparently authored by Neocleus's VP of Product Management, Chad Jones.

Hopefully Santa Clara, CA-based Intel will clarify today, even before the Labor Day weekend, so that the rumor-mills don't turn at Labor Day barbecues all over Silicon Valley.

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Jeremy Geelan is Chairman & CEO of the 21st Century Internet Group, Inc. and an Executive Academy Member of the International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences. Formerly he was President & COO at Cloud Expo, Inc. and Conference Chair of the worldwide Cloud Expo series. He appears regularly at conferences and trade shows, speaking to technology audiences across six continents. You can follow him on twitter: @jg21.

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