Unified hybrid cloud computing lets companies have all the benefits of owning private cloud resources and using public cloud services, while being able to manage and treat them like one big resource pool. Result: IT flexibility to build and run apps like you’ve never seen before.
Silicon Valley cloud computing behemoth Box is planning to open data centres in Europe following a court ruling that could have a major impact on American technology companies, according to The Telegraph. The European Court of Justice...Show More Summary
Alibaba expands in Silicon Valley as it invests $1 billion in its cloud computing business globally. ||| Hong Kong - Alibaba Group opened its second data centre in Silicon Valley as it invests $1 billion in its cloud computing business globally to compete for clients with Amazon.com. Show More Summary
(IoT) has been touted as the next big thing for the technology industry, driving growth for a broad spectrum of tech companies ranging from semiconductor manufacturers to cloud computing providers and software developers. IoT is expected to benefit wireless carriers as well, as their networks provide connectivity for a growing number of networked devices. AT&T is betting […]
By Arvind Krishna, Ph.D., IBM Research Over the past two decades, the Internet, cloud computing and related technologies have revolutionized many aspects of business and society. These advances have made individuals and organizations more productive, and they have enriched many people’s lives. Yet the basic mechanics of how people and organizations forge [...]
Privately held PC and software giant Dell is considering a takeover of data storage specialist EMC, in a deal would combine two tech sector stalwarts responding to industry shifts towards cloud computing and mobile devices.
Despite all the turmoil in the tech industry over the last decade, the four biggest enterprise software companies in the world remain Microsoft, IBM, Oracle, and SAP. But when it comes to cloud computing market, where customers can swipe...Show More Summary
Pretty much could be the name of the Hillary Clinton biography. An employee of the computer company that maintained Hillary Rodham Clinton's email server questioned if he was part of a coverup, according to documents released Tuesday. "This whole thing...
Amazon shares dipped Tuesday despite cloud computing deals and a live video service rumor.
Amazon is hosting its annual AWS re:Invent tech conference next week in Las Vegas, where it talks to customers about its popular Amazon Web Services cloud computing service. There's one rumored new product that could be announced: a new super-fast "in-memory" database. Show More Summary
Amazon's huge tech conference for its cloud computing business is next week in Las Vegas, and the company is going to announce a partnership with Rackspace that will shock the industry. It will also put Microsoft on notice. The WallShow More Summary
Google today announced the launch of a new Cloud Platform region for its customers on the U.S. East Coast. The poetically named “us-east1” region will now be available for Google Compute Engine, Cloud Storage and Cloud SQL users. The company says support for App Engine and other services is coming soon. Read More
Organizations of all sizes are increasingly opting for cloud computing. Startups who move to the cloud can enjoy a myriad of benefits--including drastic cost savings, security and agility. It's no secret that moving to the cloud can benefit small and mid-sized organizations as well. Show More Summary
Google today announced that it’s opening a new region for several Google Cloud Platform services. The new region, dubbed us-east, will be depending on Google’s data center facility in Berkeley County, South Carolina. Google Compute Engine, Google Cloud Storage, and Google Cloud SQL will come first, followed by Google App Engine. The new region has […]
The computing cloud we have created supports much of our day-to-day office and leisure activity, from office email to online shopping and sharing holiday photos. Even health, social care and government functions are moving towards digital delivery over the internet. Show More Summary
Microsoft isn’t shy about its ambition to gain ground in the ‘internet of things’ (IoT) market and it has now brought out a set of IoT tools for its Azure cloud computing platform. Called Azure IoT Suite, the new offering is targetted at businesses that want to get on the IoT bandwagon quickly. More »
How can overloads on the Internet be prevented? Cloud computing means that more server space can be rented from large computing resources. Now a researcher has developed algorithms for automatic addition and removal of server resources for a web service based on demand.
Open source is well understood in the software world, as it has helped accelerate IT and bring business advantages by accelerating new solutions and lowering costs—especially around cloud computing. Open networking and software-defined networking (SDN) both promise to bring the benefits of open source to the world of networking, but [...]
Microsoft is holding a virtual Azure conference today and as part of that, the company is announcing a slew of updates to its cloud computing services this morning as well. These updates range from announcing the Azure Container Service...Show More Summary
NVIDIA just announced that Microsoft will offer professional graphics applications and accelerated computing capabilities to customers worldwide through its Azure cloud platform, by leveraging NVIDIA GRID 2.0 virtualized graphics technology. Show More Summary