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The father of DevOps, Patrick Debois, says it's hard for people to pin down what DevOps is and isn't, but that's not a bad thing. Cloud computing will continue to be the way of the future– not only domestically, but for international emerging markets, as
Cloud computing changes the way companies consume IT resources. It shifts the burden of purchasing and maintaining IT infrastructure to specialized IT providers and allows the users to pay only for the resources they need, when they need them. In this new paradigm, cloud security is a ...
Globally renowned Enterprise Architect and Cloud Computing Expert to serve as Chief Evangelist GLENS FALLS, NY, January 27, 2014 – EnterpriseWeb, provider of the first Enterprise-Class, Web-scale application platform for the Cloud (www.enterpriseweb.com), announced the addition of Jaso...
Visionary CEO Ron Bianchini Recognized for Significant Advancements Delivered in Information Sharing at the California Academy of Sciences PITTSBURGH - January 30, 2014 - Avere Systems, a leading provider of enterprise storage for cloud enabled data centers, today announced that its CE...
Manchester, UK - Der weltweite Anbieter für Thin-Client-Lösungen VXL Instruments bringt mit der LQ-Serie seinen leistungsstärksten Quad-Core-Desktop Thin Client auf den Markt und bietet dadurch deutliche Einsparungsmöglichkeiten: bis zu 200,- $ gegenüber entspr...
Skyscape demonstrates cloud solutions offer significant cost savings when compared to on-premise offerings as well as additional business benefitsLondon - 30th January - Skyscape Cloud Services Limited, the easy to adopt, easy to use and easy to leave cloud services company, has today ...
TechViews: The Tesla Model S can power your house, Macy’s and Khol’s love Big Data, keyless hotel check-in with your phone; and more! Featured Article Gett...
Med City News: One of the challenges many healthcare organizations face is sharing health information among practitioners, medical facilities and insurance companies for the benefit of the patient, without violating his right to privacy. The “old school” way, in which each doctor or fa...
To say that cloud security for cloud computing is gaining traction would be the understatement of our era. Whether in public clouds, private clouds, or hybrid scenarios – it seems like everyone is in the cloud. Healthcare providers, eCommerce, disaster recovery services, data storage...
Welcome to the Mobile Cyber Security News Weekly, our newest online newsletter. Mobile Cyber Security will focus on the most interesting news, articles and links related to mobile and cyber security, mobile malware, mobile application management, cyber warfare (and more!) that I run ac...
Moving your application to the cloud isn’t as simple as porting your code over and configurations to someone else’s infrastructure – nor should it be. Cloud computing represents a shift in the world of application architecture from vertical scalability to horizontal scalability. This n...
While it is fun to watch the 800 lb Gorilla squash every one, Amazon has to face competition at some point. Even just for the sake of something to write about! While AWS is fundamentally amazing, it’s now quite a well established and therefore boring facet of the market. It’...
G-Cloud Innovation describes a summary of international Government Cloud Computing best practices, covering topics such as: Introduction – Open sourcing best practices Legacy Modernization – The Business Case for Transformation Digital Government by Default G-Cloud Framewor...
Salt Lake City, UT, January 27, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Fusion-io (NYSE: FIO) today announced that the Fusion ioControl hybrid flash array has outperformed other hybrid storage arrays by up to 7x in testing conducted by The Tolly Group. In its testing, The Tolly Group found that Fusion ioCo...
Are you looking for a new CRM for your business? How about something to manage your sales efforts, or track your projects, or handle your finances? Searching the internet for “cloud based software” or “business CRMs” can be a daunting process; there are endless ...
Cloud Computing Can Help Your Company Go Green As climate change has garnered global attention and consumers have placed significant value in companies with sustainable business practices, it’s never been more important for a company to seek ways to go green. Though some efforts ...
For the last couple of years I have been working extensively with different standards groups to find a way to help accelerate the intersection of open standards work and the definition of Cloud Best Practices. To this end two main groups are being developed: The Kantara Cloud ID Securi...
Dans la première partie de cette série de billets, j’ai présenté les 10 « ex bonnes pratiques » à abandonner en 2014. Dans la deuxième partie, j’ai proposé trois NBP, « Nouvelles Bonnes Pratiques » concernant les postes de travail....
Cloud computing has taken off like wildfire. In that vein there is a bit of discrepancy between who the largest cloud company is and isn’t. Is perception reality? One could argue that perception is reality. And the perception today is … Continue reading →
By Bob GourleyThe agenda for the 3rd Annual Cloudera Federal Forum (6 Feb 2014, Hanover MD) has firmed up and will no doubt lead to an incredible event. This will be a great venue for thought leaders from the federal government, great tech firms and very talented integrator firms. The ...
As European market embraces Pure for its all-flash storage technology, company achieves new distribution, channel, and support infrastructure milestones to support customer and partner demand.London, UK - 23 January, 2014 — Pure Storage, the all-flash enterprise storage array com...
New Adapters Increase Server Virtualisation Density, Connect Hybrid Clouds with Virtual Networks Fabrics, Enable SDN with Open APIs and Optimise Application DeliveryCOSTA MESA, Calif, January 23, 2014 - Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX), a leader in network connectivity, monitoring and man...
As the Dutch market embraces Pure for its all-flash storage technology, company achieves new distribution, channel, and support infrastructure milestones to support customer and partner demandAmsterdam, Netherlands - Pure Storage, the all-flash enterprise storage array company, today a...
TechViews: Starbucks keeps track of your password, The DevOps werewolf; Government mobile bad habits and more!! Featured Article Big Enterprises Need Big D...
Open letter suggests improvements to benefit UK public sector buyers, suppliers and, ultimately, tax payersLondon - January 21st, 2014 - Skyscape Cloud Services Limited, the easy to adopt, easy to use and easy to leave cloud services company, today announced that ahead of G-Cloud 5 goi...
Interoute recognised as being ahead of the field for innovation and excellence in cloud computing London, 21 January, 2014 - Interoute, owner operator of Europe's largest cloud platform, has received the Frost & Sullivan Award for European Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) Telecom...
It sounds like a sensational claim, but it is actually a low-ball number. The multi-billion-dollar problem started when the stories broke about the NSA surveillance scandal, as revealed by Snowden.  Then it escalated when there were news reports that the NSA and FBI demanded encryption...
[This article was originally written as a guest post for Puppet Labs and published at their blog on January 9th, 2014.] If you haven’t yet noticed that prioritization of non-functional requirements (NFRs) is changing amongst your user base, you will … Continue reading →
There is a question we need to ask. It is a question which might end up annoying some people in the Cloud industry however it is one which we need to ask. Was the Cloud designed to be this way? This is to say, was the Cloud designed as terminology meant to distract everyday consumers f...
Adopting Cloud computing services can be a simple, tactical exercise to meet some immediate infrastructure needs, or it can be the catalyst to embracing an entirely new strategy for IT as a whole. This can drive an entire transformation of how the organization works thanks to how it de...
Social media is becoming one of the most pervasive tools for companies worldwide. For instance, Salesforce.com uses the technology to drive innovation along with cloud computing. While Google acquires Nest to increase its big data play, and BYOD and
To help “eat our own dog food” so to speak (why do we eat dog food??), I have set up a new community wiki site for our ebook Crowdsourcing Canada’s Digital Economy Action Plan: Digital-Economy.ca Just like wikipedia a wiki is a document editing site where any user can...
Video series launched as part of the Digital Agenda focus on accessible and education information for consumersThe European Commission has released a set of videos that aim to make IT and the Cloud more accessible to businesses and end-users as part of its Digital Agenda strategy. Only...
Meet the Clikkers, a series to communicate with school and university pupils and ignite interest in IT as part of Digital Agenda strategyThe European Commission has released a series of videos to encourage school and university pupils to engage with IT and learn more about how concepts...
Here is a reply I received to the prior article introducing the ‘Cloud Name System‘ (CNS). I thought it especially useful to add because it’s kindly provided by one of the inventors of the core standards involved XDI, Drummond Reed: “I just read your post and I ...
This post is sponsored by Good Technology. The third and most recent in the series of white papers from Canada Health Infoway, the standards body for E-Health in the country, is Mobile Computing in Clinical Settings. Transformation through Enterprise Mobility This details a comple...
Service assurance for the cloud will be shaped by innovation and open guidelinesSan Francisco, CA and London, UK-January 14, 2014 - Moogsoft, the leading pioneer of service assurance solutions for managing cloud and hybrid infrastructures, has joined the Open Data Center Alliance (ODCA...
Shockwaves spread across the computing industry when documents were first leaked describing the methods the NSA uses to procure private data. The latest revelations on “Tailored Access Operations” have, amazingly, shown the NSA is capable of hacking physical laptops and servers as well...
TechViews: Google buys Nest for $3.2 billion, 4 considerations for choosing the right Cloud solution; Big Data goes mainstream and more! Featured Article P...
If you happened to be in attendance at CES (Consumers Electronic Show) 2014 in Las Vegas, you might have picked up some information about the Internet of Things. It seems, to our ears, the Internet of Things has gone from a small and interesting topic of conversation at Cloud trade sho...