During Amazon’s fourth quarter earnings announcement today, the company revealed that Amazon Web Services (AWS)—essentially its cloud computing infrastructure—has over one million active customers. The post Amazon Says One Million Customers Actively Use Its Cloud Services appeared first on WIRED.
Shares of cloud computing software vendor NetSuite (N) are up a penny in late trading at $106.96, after the company this afternoon reported Q4 revenue that topped analysts’ expectations, and profit in line with estimates, but forecast this quarter’s revenue below consensus. Revenue in the three months ended in December rose 37%, year over year, to [...]
There's an arms race going on in the business tech world. Companies are increasingly renting their tech from cloud computing suppliers like Amazon Web Services, Microsoft's Azure or IBM's SoftLayer, and not buying and installing it themselves. Show More Summary
In the past ten years, the functionality of work offices has changed drastically. Gone are the days of notebooks and filing cabinets and here are the days of cloud computing and using new technology and apps to run your business. In...Show More Summary
It's the age of the entrepreneur, and perhaps even more significantly, the time is ripe for the rise of the woman entrepreneur. Internet businesses, cloud computing and DIY business tools have created a world in which the barriers that once existed to starting a small or micro business have all but crumbled. Show More Summary
by Jelani Harper Those still unconvinced of the utility of Cloud Computing and its vitality to Data Management should know three key facts: IDC projected spending on public and private clouds to exceed $100 billion in 2015. The Cloud...Show More Summary
With Box's successful IPO last week, there are now 25 public companies in the cloud computing market worth more than $1 billion, according to Bessemer Venture Partners' Cloud Index. And the market cap of the top 30 cloud tracked by the BVP Cloud index hit more than $155 billion last week, too. Show More Summary
Amazon Inc. plans to sell email technology to businesses beginning later this year as it tries to keep pace with competitors in the cloud computing industry.
The company got nice boosts from its cloud computing products as well as Xbox.
One of the Achilles heels of administrators of Big Data and cloud computing deployments is that disk/server failure rates occur on up to 10 percent of systems annually. That failure rate calls for data replication strategies and use of services for replication. Show More Summary
Microsoft (MSFT) this afternoon reported fiscal Q2 revenue that beat analysts’ expectations by a hair, and earnings per share in line with consensus, and said its sales of cloud computing continued to soar even as sales of Windows software cooled because the corporate PC buying binge of 2014 was tapering off. Revenue in the three months [...]
Amazon Web Services was the most reliable of the “big three” cloud services – AWS, Google Compute Engine and Microsoft Azure – according to two seperate studies by companies that analyze cloud outages. CloudEndure, which offers public cloud migration assistance … Continue reading ?
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High prices be darned, Cowen thinks both of these cloud computing rivals are buys. But why?
Google today announced the beta launch of the Google Container Registry for its Cloud Platform. This new service allows developers to host, share and manage their private Docker container repositories on its cloud computing platform....Show More Summary
Box, the cloud computing storage firm, plans to go public Friday with a price of $14 a share, raising around $175 million, according to multiple reports. The pricing was a bit higher than the $11 to $13 range Box had provided in a Securities...Show More Summary
The enterprise software industry is filled with fierce and often entertaining rivalries. For over a decade one big rivalry was between cloud computing champion Salesforce.com and traditional software champion Microsoft (who has since seen the cloud light and become a serious competitor there). Show More Summary
Mirantis, focused on the OpenStack cloud computing platform, has expanded its ambitious Mirantis Training for OpenStack course collection with two new courses and a Certificate Verification portal. Mirantis' training platform has been...Show More Summary
FOR IBM, converting to the cloud is taking a toll. Even though it’s necessary to drive future growth, the company has to sacrifice profits for now. ||| FOR IBM, converting to the cloud is taking a toll. Even though it’s necessary to drive future growth, the company has to sacrifice profits for now. Show More Summary
Cloud computing and specifically big data has become a focus for many investors considering the growing amount of data that companies are now collecting and the difficulty of trying to analyze and make sense of it.