- 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 Iron Mountain - In just a few short years, ransomware has emerged as one of cybersecurity’s most dominant, persistent and treacherous threats. In 2016, ransomware payments reached more than $1 billion, according to the FBI, up from just $24 million paid in 2015. The spike in payments is increasing the velocity and variety of attacks exponentially: In 2017 ransomware on the dark market has grown by 2,500%. See More
Sponsored by Rackspace - Global organizations are expected to spend $1.2 trillion on digital transformation technologies in 2017, according to IDC. And going forward, this investment will grow to the tune of 18% a year, reaching $2 trillion in 2020. See More
Sponsored by NTT - Though the jury is still out over what constitutes successful digital transformation, there is no question about the immense excitement in this area as organizations seek to re-architect their IT environments to be more agile and responsive to modern business needs. 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
- 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.