- December 12, 2013
This week, HP ended its AWS EC2 support in its Public Cloud portfolio, while SugarSync dropped its freemium business model for a paid-only strategy.
- December 05, 2013
This week, Akamai announced its plan to acquire Prolexic to help customers mitigate DDoS attacks, while Google's public IaaS exits beta.
- November 21, 2013
This week, CenturyLink makes another cloud acquisition with Tier 3, while Salesforce.com and HP announce a partnership to market 'Superpods.'
- November 14, 2013
This week, the Cloud Security Alliance works on a framework of cloud security controls to protect BYOD users, while Rackspace Q3 profits fall short.
- November 07, 2013
In addition to analytics, Big Data as a Service providers must offer high-bandwidth network connectivity and help for customers processing big data sets.
Sponsored by Rackspace - The future is always hard to predict in IT, but if you are in IT, there’s one thing we can predict with utter certainty: cloud computing will be an increasingly important part of what you do and how you do it. See More
Sponsored by Dell EMC - Reduced costs is the No. 1 reason IT leaders are turning to hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) as they strive to modernize their data centers, according to TechTarget Research. In a survey, nearly 50% of current users cited reduced cost as their top priority in deploying HCI, as did nearly 40% of prospective customers (see chart at bottom). See More
Sponsored by Iron Mountain - As organizations continue to create greater volumes and more varieties of data, IT teams are facing mounting pressure to ensure they can respond comprehensively, cost-effectively and quickly to any e-discovery inquiry. See More
Sponsored by Rackspace - Businesses must deliver a consistent high-value experience—or risk losing customers to someone who can. And they’re turning to big data technologies to help. With big data analytics, organizations can get to know their customers better, learn their habits and anticipate their needs to deliver a better customer experience. See More
- September 18, 2013
Cloud broker services have evolved into three different roles: the cloud aggregator, the cloud broker enabler and the cloud customizer.
- September 11, 2013
Cloud certification and training tools offered by cloud providers are becoming valuable to customers who are lacking cloud-related expertise.
- August 29, 2013
Providers can cultivate enterprise cloud adoption by working with -- and not posing a threat to -- their business customers' internal IT teams.
- August 21, 2013
IT service provider Press Ganey is using VMware's vCloud suite in its data center to deliver health care SaaS applications to its customers.
- August 01, 2013
UCaaS providers must adjust their cloud-based communications selling strategies to match their customer's basic business needs.
- July 03, 2013
This week, German stock exchange operator Deutsche Börse builds a cloud marketplace, and MIT researchers aim to solve an encryption loophole.
- June 27, 2013
In this week's news briefs, Microsoft and Oracle partner in the cloud, Heroku gets a CEO from a rival, and a new Microsoft data center comes to Iowa.
- June 20, 2013
This week, CenturyLink boosts its PaaS position with its AppFog buy, Congress questions the CIA's choice of Amazon over IBM, and GE gets into cloud.
- June 20, 2013
Customers are considering cloud-to-cloud migration as the market heats up; providers must ensure security to attract new customers.
- June 11, 2013
To overcome a shortage, Rackspace builds cloud computing talent at its Open Cloud Academy boot camp in San Antonio.