- February 26, 2013
In these news briefs, Microsoft Azure bests AWS cloud in performance tests, and VCE targets midsize firms with two Vblock Systems and new software.
- February 19, 2013
In this week's news briefs, the Watson supercomputer takes on cancer, an update adds security tools to Dropbox for Teams and Rackspace stock plunges.
- February 11, 2013
These briefs address new PCI guidelines for cloud providers, IBM's new servers for SMB private clouds, and the resignation of Alcatel-Lucent's CEO.
- February 06, 2013
As customers look to providers for cloud consulting services, providers must sell appropriate services, while maintaining a profitable cloud business.
- February 05, 2013
This week, analysts probe Dell's cloud strategy around OpenStack, while Joyent unveils a Hadoop service and enterprises eschew high-risk contracts.
Sponsored by Dell - Converged infrastructures provide enterprises with an opportunity to be more flexible and cost effective in supporting the disaster recovery and business continuity needs of remote and branch offices (ROBOs). They also provide a unique way for small businesses to leverage highly virtualized infrastructures to similarly improve availability and mitigate the potential impact of natural disasters or man-made threats such as cyberattacks. See More
Sponsored by IBM - Midsize organizations have an enormous opportunity to leverage cloud computing to drive innovation and improve their competitive position. Cloud computing—whether private, hybrid or public—enables organizations to be far more agile while reducing IT costs and operational expenses. In addition, cloud models enable organizations to embrace the digital transformation necessary to remain competitive in the future. See More
Sponsored by Dell - The release of any new Microsoft server operating system is always an important milestone for the entire computer industry. Windows Server 2016 is no exception. For many organizations, upgrading to Windows Server 2016 will be a trigger event that defines how they deploy infrastructure today and in the future, ranging from data centers to remote and branch offices (ROBOs) and to the cloud. See More
Sponsored by IBM - Public cloud services have become so simple to purchase and deploy that many organizations are failing to do basic due diligence on how much these services really cost and whether they can deliver the performance required for key workloads. This can be a big mistake, according to a report by Frost & Sullivan’s Stratecast practice, negatively affecting budgets and business operations. See More
- January 30, 2013
Cloud providers can help their customers protect crucial information being stored on employee devices by providing mobile data backup offerings.
- January 29, 2013
In this week's cloud provider news roundup, Amazon adds a new instance type to its arsenal of AWS tools and IBM earnings surpass analyst expectations.
- January 15, 2013
In these briefs, experts predict big growth for Amazon Web Services' revenue, FedRAMP approves its first cloud provider, and HIPAA modifications pend.
- December 21, 2012
In our year-end Q&A series with market leaders, Xerox cloud chief Ken Stephens discusses the ups and downs of creating a channel program for cloud.
- December 19, 2012
Cloud buzzwords can be bad for your health. Recommended treatment: alternative definitions for a few of our most popular cloud terms of 2012.
- December 19, 2012
Cloud startups shouldn't compete with large, incumbent cloud players; newcomers should focus on complimentary and differentiated services.
- December 18, 2012
As part of our Q&A series with cloud providers, Michael Cohn, co-founder of Cloud Sherpas, says 2013 will be all about going 'deeper' into the cloud.
- December 12, 2012
In this week-in-review podcast, SearchCloudProvider.com editors discuss what Redshift, Amazon's new data warehousing service, means for the market.
- December 07, 2012
Top job satisfaction factors for service provider IT pros have little to do with their salaries, according to a new TechTarget survey.
- November 15, 2012
As the cloud market matures, service providers should evolve into PaaS providers to ensure differentiation and avoid failure.