Marc Benioff, the CEO of global cloud computing company Salesforce, announced that he is canceling all programs that require travel to Indiana in light of the signing of SB 101 by Governor Mark Pence. The new law allows businesses t...
The cloud computing company Salesforce and the National College Athletic Association have both condemned Indiana Gov. Mike Pence (R)’s decision to sign into law a “religious freedom” bill that many rights advocates say could lead to anti-LGBT discrimination. After Gov. Pence...
Google is offering a new incentive for using its Google Compute Engine. With Google Cloud Launcher, you can launch more than 120 popular open-source packages.
Red Hat delivered its fourth quarter and year-end financial results after the bell on Wednesday, and the news gets ever rosier. The company is in the midst of a major shift in its strategy toward OpenStack-based cloud computing, and it looks like service revenues from that effort are starting to arrive. Show More Summary
While many cloud computing industry spectators have decided that Amazon, Google, and Microsoft are the leaders of the market, lesser-known player ProfitBricks isn’t about to give up. Berlin- and Boston-based ProfitBricks today issued a bold statement, saying that any workload running on its cloud infrastructure “will cost less than the same workload running at the […]
?While Microsoft and Intel were busy planning the introduction of a high-price Ultrabook PC concept -- which was focused on vendor needs for higher profit margins -- Google was working on developing a low-price Chromebook model that was targeted at an under-served market.
Passwords are everywhere. They get us access to our phones, computers, email, social media accounts, cloud storage accounts, banks accounts... just about everything important (and unimportant -- which is part of the problem with passwords). Show More Summary
To enable radically new user experiences, Intel Labs has been exploring system security and privacy with the goal that any device that computes on Intel conducts its operations in a secure and privacy preserving manner. Last year, Intel published the … Read more > The post Extending the trust from the device to the cloud appeared first on Intel Labs.
Michael Mesnier, our guest blogger, is a Principal Engineer in Intel Labs With the explosion of big data and cloud computing, the ability to store large amounts of data efficiently has become more important than ever. This is especially...Show More Summary
The open source community is making more impactful contributions than ever to some major technology shifts. Cloud computing, Big Data and the Internet of Things are creating big shakeups, and the pace of development has quickened significantly recently. Show More Summary
Intelligence agencies do more than just spy on you in the cloud. Some, like the CIA, use the cloud for their own purposes.
By Darren Smith, Weekend Contributor There is an interesting video on Slashdot of an interview with Tom Henderson, principle researcher at Extreme Labs, Inc. He provides a primer into his well founded concerns on privacy in the world of cloud computing. His research has led him to the position of distrust of companies hired to […]
Thanks to smartphones, cloud computing, sensors, and other technology, today’s tech entrepreneurs see plenty of opportunities to upend health care delivery.
In the era of mobile technology, the cloud has almost become a necessity. But another option exists that is growing in its own popularity. Virtual private networks (VPNs) represent a different way in which you can access your data in a secure environment. Show More Summary
The convergence of OpenStack-based cloud computing and the telecom industry is continuing apace. We've reported on Red Hat's partnership with Telefonica to drive Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) and telecommunications technology into OpenStack. Show More Summary
Cloud computing now totals nearly $20 billion, but not everyone shares equally in those cumulus riches. According to a new Synergy Research report, Amazon Web Services dominates the cloud with 28% of the overall market, with Microsoft Azure making gains but still commanding just 10% of the market. Show More Summary
Google Offers Cheap Storage for Certain Kinds of Data: Google’s long game, in other words, is positioning itself as the cloud computing company for all kinds of data analysis, something that it at the heart of its search engine business.“It’s...Show More Summary
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) considers Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) and Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) as its friends in the cloud computing space, not rivals. A CNBC article reported on the news and discussed about the Chinese e-commerce giant taking Amazon.com, Inc. Show More Summary
Shares of drive maker Seagate Technology (STX) are up 64 cents, or 1.2%, at $54.40, after Needham & Co.’s Richard Kugele raised his rating on the shares this morning from Buy to Strong Buy, while maintaining a $65 price target, writing that worries about the PC market hurting the business have gone too far after [...]