VKernel Acquisition Story

VKernel Is Part of Dell

VKernel, an award-winning provider of capacity management and performance monitoring products for virtualized data centers and cloud environments, was acquired by Quest Software in 2011. In September 2012, Quest Software (including the people and products of VKernel) became a part of Dell. VKernel products and technology have been incorporated into Dell’s Performance Monitoring and Capacity Planning solutions. The easy-to-use products simplify management of virtualized servers and SANs. See the chart below to learn more.

These products help you control virtualized infrastructure through analysis, advice and automation.

Legacy Product NameCurrent Product Name
ApplicationVIEWFoglight for Virtualization, Free Edition
Capacity ModelerFoglight for Virtualization, Free Edition
CapacityVIEWFoglight for Virtualization, Free Edition
SearchMyVMFoglight for Virtualization, Free Edition
SnapshotMyVMFoglight for Virtualization, Standard Edition
StorageVIEWFoglight for Virtualization, Free Edition
vFoglightFoglight for Virtualization, Enterprise Edition
vFoglight StorageFoglight for Storage Management
VM StatsFoglight for Virtualization, Free Edition
vOPS Server EnterpriseFoglight for Virtualization, Enterprise Edition
vOPS Server ExplorerFoglight for Virtualization, Free Edition
vOPS Server StandardFoglight for Virtualization, Standard Edition
vOptimizer(No longer available