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Dell Makes the Case for Cloud 'Core'
Mitch Wagner  
11/17/2017   Post a comment
Dell reinvents the idea of on-premises computing.
Multicloud Can Lead to Management Nightmare – Survey
Scott Ferguson  
11/17/2017   1 comment
A report commissioned by software provider BMC shows that the multicloud universise comes with its own set of management headaches.
Microsoft Doubles Down on Open Source, Analytics for Developers
Scott Ferguson  
11/16/2017   2 comments
To increase development in the cloud, Microsoft is continuing to invest in open source and data analytics technologies. At its Connect show, Redmond rolled out new tools to assist the company's legions of developers.
Cisco's Q1 Beats Wall Street Expectations
Scott Ferguson  
11/15/2017   1 comment
Cisco beat Wall Street expectations during its first-quarter financial report, and the company claims that some of its technology bets, including security, are starting to pay off.
Microsoft's Russinovich: Avoiding Cloud Lock-In Is Risky Too
Mitch Wagner  
11/15/2017   Post a comment
Sure, cloud lock-in is risky. But multicloud has its own risks, says Microsoft Azure CTO Mark Russinovich.
AT&T: 'True Mobile' Is Driving Cloud Edge
Mitch Wagner  
11/15/2017   2 comments
A new generation of mobility apps requires performance not available from conventional cloud.
Google Cloud Spanner Updates: Better Uptime, More Support
Scott Ferguson  
11/15/2017   Post a comment
Google Cloud Spanner, the company's globally distributed database, is getting several updates, including multi-region support, as well as an improved SLA that offers near-perfect availability.
Amazon Selling Part of Its China Cloud Business for $300M
Scott Ferguson  
11/14/2017   1 comment
Amazon is selling off part of its cloud business in China for about $300 million to a local company to comply with the country's regulations. However, Amazon still plans to compete overseas.
Ex-Googlers Launch LightStep for Hybrid App Performance Management
Mitch Wagner  
11/14/2017   3 comments
LightStep, founded by ex-Googlers, comes out of stealth to offer an application performance management product for combined microservices and legacy environments.
Cisco Creates $1B Financing Program for Smart Cities
Scott Ferguson  
11/14/2017   2 comments
Cisco is looking to delve further into smart cities and IoT technologies with a $1 billion financing program for those communities looking to make investments.
Dell EMC Makes Machine Learning Road-Ready
Mitch Wagner  
11/13/2017   3 comments
Introducing hardware-software-service bundles for on-premises machine learning customized for specific use cases, for enterprises that need to keep their computing on premises.
China Overtakes US in Latest Top 500 Supercomputer List
Scott Ferguson  
11/13/2017   3 comments
The release of the semiannual Top 500 Supercomputer List this week shows China increasing its share, while the US tumbles to second.
Rackspace, HPE Delivering OpenStack as Private Cloud Service
Scott Ferguson  
11/13/2017   1 comment
Rackspace and HPE are looking to make the private cloud more appealing to enterprises with a new service based on OpenStack.
Talend Acquires API Design & Test Specialist Restlet
Scott Ferguson  
11/10/2017   3 comments
With the acquisition, Talend will incorporate Restlet's API technology into its own data fabric to make sharing data easier among its customers.
Quip Wants to Kill Email Attachments
Mitch Wagner  
11/10/2017   24 comments
Quip's vision is embedding discussion around business documents rather than swapping documents in email.
A CIO 'Renaissance' Needs the Cloud
Scott Ferguson  
11/10/2017   1 comment
At the TBM Conference this week, CIOs are looking to take more control of enterprise IT. The cloud is key.
Microsoft Looks to Secure Clouds With 'Project Cerberus'
Scott Ferguson  
11/9/2017   4 comments
Microsoft's latest Open Compute Project offering is called 'Project Cerberus,' and looks to make clouds more secure by protecting the firmware of cloud servers.
IBM CEO Ginni Rometty: Darn Agile for a 106-Year-Old
Mitch Wagner  
11/9/2017   3 comments
Established companies can remain competitive if they are willing to change everything – except their core values, says the Big Blue boss in an on-stage conversation with Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff.
ExxonMobil Adds Fuel to a Digital Transformation
Scott Ferguson  
11/8/2017   Post a comment
ExxonMobil VP of IT Mike Brown is transforming his organization into an integral part of the oil and gas giant, which is helping fuel digital transformation.
Nutanix Enterprise Cloud OS Updates Address DevOps Needs
Scott Ferguson  
11/8/2017   Post a comment
Nutanix is adding support for object storage, analytics workloads and an app marketplace to its Enterprise Cloud OS to address DevOps needs for customers.
Google's Diane Greene Opens Up on Her Life & Career
Mitch Wagner  
11/8/2017   3 comments
The Google cloud boss discussed her father losing his business after being falsely accused of being a communist, as well as her own ascent to the top enterprise cloud job at Google, in a wide-ranging conversation with Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff.
Towergate Insurance: Achieving 'Good Enough' IT in the Cloud
Scott Ferguson  
11/7/2017   2 comments
After 20 years of growth, oftentimes through acquisitions, UK-based Towergate Insurance Brokers ended up with a sprawling IT infrastructure. After going all-in on cloud, the company found that 'good enough' IT is, in fact, good enough.
Google Joins With Salesforce to Mix Online, Offline Customer Analytics
Mitch Wagner  
11/7/2017   6 comments
Salesforce is also naming Google as a preferred infrastructure provider – but Salesforce is still keeping Amazon close.
Red Hat OpenStack Platform 12 Eyes Greater Container, Security Support
Scott Ferguson  
11/6/2017   Post a comment
At the OpenStack Summit in Australia, Red Hat is rolling out its OpenStack Platform 12, which emphasizes container and security support.
At Dreamforce 2017, Salesforce Doubling Down on AI
Scott Ferguson  
11/6/2017   1 comment
A year after first introducing Einstein AI, Salesforce is planning to double down on artificial intelligence at its Dreamforce 2017 conference.
Cisco: We'll Put IT Back in Charge
Mitch Wagner  
11/3/2017   Post a comment
Cisco and partners say that the cloud can help IT regain control of IT infrastructure.
Riverbed Updates SteelCentral to Emphasize App Performance, Containers
Scott Ferguson  
11/3/2017   Post a comment
Riverbed is pushing beyond its traditional networking roots to build additional capabilities to monitor application performance, as well as containers.
'Hey, Spark!' Cisco Launches AI-Powered Voice Assistant for Meetings
Mitch Wagner  
11/2/2017   6 comments
Spark Assistant is like Siri or Alexa, but for meetings – fruit of Cisco's $125M MindMeld acquisition in May.
Google Speeds Latency for Cloud Apps
Mitch Wagner  
11/2/2017   6 comments
Beefing up its Andromeda software-defined networking for improved cloud application performance.
VMware Acquiring SD-WAN Startup VeloCloud Networks
Scott Ferguson  
11/2/2017   Post a comment
With the acquisition of VeloCloud Networks, VMware is moving deeper into the software-defined networking game and likely to clash more with Cisco.
Facebook Alumni-Led Database Startup YugaByte De-Stealths With $8M Funding
Mitch Wagner  
11/2/2017   1 comment
YugaByte says it can deliver the performance, scalability and reliability needed for a customer-facing database in a platform that is portable across clouds.
IBM's Watson Data Platform Focuses on AI
Scott Ferguson  
11/2/2017   Post a comment
The Watson Data Platform is expanding beyond big data analytics to include artificial intelligence, according to IBM.
Microsoft's 'CrystalNet' Looks to Eliminate Cloud Downtime
Scott Ferguson  
11/1/2017   1 comment
Microsoft Azure and Microsoft Research are jointly developing a new emulator dubbed 'CrystalNet' that could reduce downtime in the cloud.
IBM Cloud Private Extends Big Blue's Hybrid Reach
Scott Ferguson  
11/1/2017   1 comment
IBM is already a leader in private cloud, and Big Blue's Cloud Private platform extends that reach deeper into the hybrid cloud marketplace.
Google Hybrid Cloud Networking Gets Production-Ready
Mitch Wagner  
10/31/2017   2 comments
Enterprises can use Google's own network to connect their on-premises networks with Google Cloud Platform.
Jupiter Cable Looks to Bolster Cloud Services With Help From Amazon, Facebook
Scott Ferguson  
10/31/2017   1 comment
The Jupiter undersea cable, which is being built by NTT with help from Amazon, Facebook and others, is looking to connect Asia with the US and boost the ability to deliver cloud services.
Microsoft Growing Explosively, but Amazon Retains Huge Cloud Lead
Mitch Wagner  
10/31/2017   8 comments
While Microsoft is growing 90% year-over-year, Amazon Web Services remains bigger than its five next competitors – combined.
Why Chevron's 7-Year Microsoft Deal Is More Than Your Typical Tech Contract
Mitch Wagner  
10/30/2017   2 comments
Score up another big win for Microsoft, as petro-giant Chevron establishes Microsoft Azure as its primary cloud provider.
Streaming Analytics Drives Digital Transformation – Tibco CEO Murray Rode
Mitch Wagner  
10/30/2017   2 comments
By collecting and acting on data in real time, businesses can move fast enough to beat the competition.
How the Cloud Can Secure the Internet of Things
Scott Ferguson  
10/30/2017   8 comments
The cloud and the Internet of Things are closely tied together. In a special report, Enterprise Cloud News looks at how the cloud is protecting IoT.
How United Airlines Uses Data to Take Pain out of Flight Delays
Mitch Wagner  
10/27/2017   27 comments
United needed to integrate eight or nine different, and sometimes conflicting, sources of flight information, to minimize the pain of delays on passengers.
Tibco Boosts Intelligence Cloud With Analytics & Messaging
Mitch Wagner  
10/26/2017   Post a comment
By its own admission, Tibco's tools are powerful but tough to use. The company is looking to its cloud platform to fix that.
ThousandEyes Probes Client Devices for App Performance
Mitch Wagner  
10/26/2017   Post a comment
New Device Layer capabilities, combined with previously available service provider and enterprise network monitoring, gives ThousandEyes Path Visualization the ability to provide end-to-end performance monitoring.
GE's Predix Platform Finds New Home on Microsoft Azure
Scott Ferguson  
10/26/2017   7 comments
After agreeing to a deal with AWS, GE is now partnering with Microsoft to brings its Predix IoT management platform to Azure.
Microsoft Launches Kubernetes as a Managed Service
Mitch Wagner  
10/25/2017   Post a comment
Also upgrading Azure Container Registry to allow users to scale containers across Azure's global footprint.
SugarCRM Sweetens Cloud Strategy
Scott Ferguson  
10/25/2017   Post a comment
With customers shifting to the cloud, SugarCRM is looking to move updates faster through its cloud product, although it will continue to support the on-premises version into the foreseeable future.
Workday Looks to OpenStack to Power Growth
Mitch Wagner  
10/25/2017   Post a comment
As the company expands its customer base, it's looking to the open source cloud platform to keep up with demand without having to add new hardware.
Juniper's Cloud Woes Likely to Continue Into Q4
Scott Ferguson  
10/24/2017   Post a comment
Juniper Networks reported third-quarter financial numbers that were in-line with analysts' expectations, but the company's cloud concerns, especially around switches, is likely to continue.
Cloud Native Computing Foundation Adopts 2 Security Projects
Scott Ferguson  
10/24/2017   2 comments
Best known as the home of Kubernetes, the Cloud Native Computing Foundation is also adopting two open source security projects designed to protect containers.
AppDynamics Founder Launches 'Harness' for Continuous App Delivery
Mitch Wagner  
10/24/2017   Post a comment
Jyoti Bansal's new startup provides automated testing designed to reduce application deployment times from weeks to hours.
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A report commissioned by software provider BMC shows that the multicloud universise comes with its own set of management headaches.
To increase development in the cloud, Microsoft is continuing to invest in open source and data analytics technologies. At its Connect show, Redmond rolled out new tools to assist the company's legions of developers.
Cisco beat Wall Street expectations during its first-quarter financial report, and the company claims that some of its technology bets, including security, are starting to pay off.
Sure, cloud lock-in is risky. But multicloud has its own risks, says Microsoft Azure CTO Mark Russinovich.
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