Microsoft Acquires Virtualization Company

Microsoft Acquires Virtualization Company

By Doug Caverly January 21, 2008 | 1 Comment

This story does not revolve around virtualization in a "Matrix" sense; Redmond isn’t about to give birth to any sort of simulated world.  It is, however, moving ahead in the world of virtual computing, and it’s doing so thanks to the acquisition of Calista Technologies.Microsoft Acquires Virtualization Company

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