Thanks to fires, floods and other acts of a random universe, it's just not safe keeping all your important documents on your home computer. This is where iDrive comes in: Instead of storing all of your photos, tax documents and steamy love letters at...
The company's cloud computing services rely heavily on fossil fuels. A new billion-dollar data center isn't going to help that.
Cloud computing has rapidly evolved from fear to experimentation to today’s realization that the future is all about Hybrid Cloud. Having portable workloads that may exist across a federation on traditional…
IBM is cutting the pay of some of its services workers by 10 percent while they are being trained in cloud, mobile and big data computing.
Canonical just keeps deepening its commitment to the OpenStack cloud computing platform, to the point where a lot of people who are loyal to the company for its Linux roots may not recognize its business model in a few years. Canonical...Show More Summary
By Micro-Cap Gem Finder: GigaMedia Ltd. (NASDAQ:GIGM) is a holding company with a diversified portfolio of businesses providing online games and cloud computing services. GigaMedia's online games business develops and operates a suite...Show More Summary
“We’ve conquered everything there was to conquer,” said Joshua McKenty, co-founder and CTO of Piston Cloud Computing. Now, Piston Cloud is “down to the day-to-day tasks of helping people with infrastructure.” To talk OpenStack maturation, cloud strategy, and partner ecosystem, … Continue reading ?
OpenStack is starting to show significant progress in customer adoption, paralleling an important shift in the cloud computing market heralded by key developments including such as Hewlett-Packard, Co.’s recent acquisition of Eucalyptus Systems Inc. and the strategic placement of cloud experts at Google, … Continue reading ?
Shares of cloud-computing company Rackspace were down as much as 18% in after hours trade on Tuesday after the company said it would remain independent. The company had been evaluating options for selling itself. More to come... Join the conversation about this story »
You will soon be swimming with apps that let you ask questions about your business and find answers, like magic. IBM just launched a new cloud computing big data "analytics" tool that could be big competition for another new not-yet-announced Salesforce product that does the same thing. Show More Summary
Late last week, news broke that Hewlett-Packard has agreed to buy cloud computing firm Eucalyptus, and HP intends to retain open source veteran Marten Mickos as a cloud computing lead. It's all part of HP chief Meg Whitman's pledge to pour $1 billion into HP's Helion cloud business. Show More Summary
Ericsson is enhancing its growing TV portfolio by acquiring Fabrix Systems, a provider of cloud storage, computing and network delivery for video applications, for $95 million.
Last week in cloud computing: Azure Backup extends its retention period, while AWS extends T2 instances to ElastiCache. More »
- continuation of the Petit Computer series - apply stereoscopic 3D to your creations - support control schemes and features such as the Circle Pad Pro, motion controls and the microphone - has a feature to save games to the cloud in...Show More Summary
Researchers have investigated how cloud computing systems might be optimized for energy use and to reduce their carbon footprint.
Reverb, a leading content discovery platform provider, has announced the release of Swagger 2.0, an interface that solves the problem of machine-to-machine communication, especially when it comes to cloud computing. Swagger 2.0 is an...Show More Summary
Prominent accelerators have changed the game for funding, edging out VCs in the process.
Nearly half a year after the Icehouse release of the OpenStack cloud computing platform hit general availability, Piston Cloud Computing Inc. has finally incorporated its improvements into the commercial distribution of its software for building private clouds on commodity servers. That means … Continue reading ?
By Weighing Machine: With the stock market surging, certain sectors and sub-sectors of the market have risen disproportionately including biotech, next generation energy companies, and of course companies involved in cloud computing....Show More Summary
It was all the way back in 2008 when OStatic broke the story about a cloud computing project at U.C. Santa Barbara called Eucalyptus. At the time, Rich Wolski and a team of university folks were focusing on creating a cloud computing framework that would be open source but include the feature set and feel of AWS. Show More Summary