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Tata Consultancy's Strategic Pivot Has Cloud Implications
Mitch Wagner  
2/8/2018   1 comment
TCS is looking to add products to its traditional service offerings to help both enterprises and service providers make the transition to network virtualization and the cloud.
Red Hat Speeds Toward $3B in Revenue Thanks to Cloud
Scott Ferguson  
12/20/2017   5 comments
It was only a few years ago that Red Hat cracked the $1 billion mark in annual revenue. Now, with help from the cloud, the company is eyeing $3 billion.
Forrester: Don't Give Up on Private Clouds, Yet
Scott Ferguson  
11/22/2017   2 comments
In looking ahead toward 2018, Forrester finds that private clouds are poised for a comeback, despite the focus on public cloud provides such as AWS and Azure.
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.
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.
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.
OpenStack Foundation Wants to Help Real-World Operations
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11/5/2017   Post a comment
With OpenStack now seven years old, the OpenStack Foundation wants to start programs aimed at real-world issues, such as integration and operations.
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.
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.
Mirantis Leaps to Public Cloud
Mitch Wagner  
9/26/2017   4 comments
With Kubernetes management in AWS, Mirantis is going beyond private cloud for the first time.
AWS, Azure Dominating Multi-Cloud Expansion Study
Scott Ferguson  
9/13/2017   2 comments
A study of nearly 700 IT professionals finds that multi-cloud strategies are finding a home in the enterprise, with Azure and AWS increasing in popularity.
HPE to Acquire Cloud Consulting Business
Mitch Wagner  
9/5/2017   10 comments
Cloud Technology Partners helps organizations move to the cloud and operate cloud infrastructure. It's the latest step in a year-long M&A spree for HPE.
Stuck Stacks: How Free Software Gets Expensive
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9/5/2017   3 comments
The problem with free software is that upgrading it can get expensive.
OpenStack 'Pike' Release Emphasizes Ease-of-Use
Scott Ferguson  
8/31/2017   1 comment
The 16th version of OpenStack is called 'Pike' and the release looks to simplify the deployment of the private cloud platform.
Is Target Looking to Cut Ties With AWS?
Scott Ferguson  
8/30/2017   12 comments
With Amazon closing on its Whole Foods acquisition, Target is reportedly looking to move away from AWS for cloud support.
Cloud, Digital Transformation Fueling Open Source Job Market
Scott Ferguson  
8/24/2017   4 comments
A new report from the Linux Foundation and Dice shows companies are looking to hire more IT admins with open source skills to support various cloud plans and digital transformation projects.
ZeroStack Propels 'Self-Driving Cloud'
Mitch Wagner  
8/24/2017   1 comment
With a new CEO, ZeroStack is looking to make on-premises infrastructure as hassle-free as public cloud.
FICO, a Premier OpenStack User, Goes to the AWS Dark Side
Mitch Wagner  
8/15/2017   4 comments
FICO is looking to AWS for global reach, security and features such as serverless computing and container report, says the financial services company, as OpenStack advocates cringe.
Rackspace Tightens Amazon Embrace
Mitch Wagner  
8/1/2017   1 comment
Rackspace is broadening its professional services and tools for large enterprise cloud migration to AWS.
GigaSpaces Spins Off Cloudify as Standalone Company
Scott Ferguson  
7/27/2017   1 comment
As its own company, Cloudify will focus on management and orchestration of cloud apps, as well as NFV.
Rackspace, Pivotal Ink Partnership to Court Developers
Scott Ferguson  
7/18/2017   Post a comment
Rackspace is teaming up with Pivotal to reach developers who are creating cloud-native applications.
Open Source Is Like a Puppy, Says Platform9 CEO
Mitch Wagner  
7/5/2017   8 comments
Open source is appealing but it's a lot of work.
Startup Platform9 Scores $22M Funding for Cloud Management
Mitch Wagner  
6/30/2017   2 comments
Four-year-old Platform9 supports OpenStack and Kubernetes enterprise cloud management.
Rackspace Acquires TriCore, Eyes Enterprise Apps Management
Scott Ferguson  
5/25/2017   7 comments
The day after appointing a new CEO, Rackspace announced that it's acquiring TriCore Solutions and will start offering enterprise application management to customers.
Rackspace Taps EarthLink Executive Joe Eazor as New CEO
Scott Ferguson  
5/24/2017   4 comments
Rackspace has picked EarthLink CEO Joe Eazor as its new chief executive after Taylor Rhodes left the company in early May.
Canonical Doubles Down on Enterprise Cloud, IoT
Scott Ferguson  
5/15/2017   4 comments
As Canonical prepares to make a bigger run at cloud and IoT, the head of its cloud business says the company is starting to grow up.
Rackspace Getting Used to Turmoil
Scott Ferguson  
5/10/2017   Post a comment
While at the OpenStack Summit to help promote the platform it helped create, Rackspace's CTO addressed changes within the company's leadership.
GE Gets Healthy With OpenStack, Remote Managed Private Cloud
Scott Ferguson  
5/9/2017   2 comments
GE is using a combination of OpenStack and a new service called remote managed private cloud to help the company with healthcare.
OpenStack Foundation Fires Back at Critics
Scott Ferguson  
5/8/2017   Post a comment
With some criticism coming in as of late, the OpenStack Foundation kicked off its annual summit with a defense of the platform, as well as outlining some changes for the future.
OpenStack's Dead & Mirantis Dumped It? Not According to Vodafone
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5/5/2017   2 comments
Vodafone will use Mirantis OpenStack for its Vodafone Ocean cloud.
Dell EMC Brings Its Hybrid Cloud to Azure Stack
Scott Ferguson  
5/4/2017   1 comment
Dell EMC is looking to bring its hybrid cloud offerings to Microsoft's new Azure Stack as the two companies eye the enterprise data center.
Rackspace CEO Rhodes Hits the Road
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5/3/2017   2 comments
Rhodes is taking a gig as CEO of an unnamed smaller company, as Rackspace President Jeff Cotten steps in as acting CEO.
Rackspace CTO Talks Cloud, OpenStack & the Power of Small Groups
Scott Ferguson  
5/2/2017   Post a comment
As CTO of Rackspace, John Engates is helping steer the company through several changes, including its transformation to a private company, its relationship to OpenStack and the challenges posed by the cloud.
4 Fantastic OpenStack Lessons From Yahoo
News & Analysis  
4/25/2017   31 comments
Yahoo builds on OpenStack to deliver cloud infrastructure for services utilized by 1 billion users. Here's what the company has learned.
Mirantis Pivots as OpenStack Loses 'Wow Factor'
News & Analysis  
4/21/2017   5 comments
The company formerly known as the 'pure-play OpenStack company' now embraces Kubernetes – and a new slogan.
VMware Damns OpenStack With Faint Praise
News & Analysis  
4/18/2017   4 comments
The open source cloud platform is losing momentum but is still useful, says Guido Appenzeller, VMware CTO for cloud and networking.
Intel Pulls Funding From OpenStack Development Group
Scott Ferguson  
4/17/2017   4 comments
Intel is stopping its funding of the OpenStack Innovation Center project, although Rackspace is vowing to continue developing the technology.
Canonical Founder Mark Shuttleworth Returns as CEO
Scott Ferguson  
4/13/2017   5 comments
Mark Shuttleworth is returning to CEO of the Canonical, the company he founded, after current CEO Jane Silber announced her resignation. The company is focusing more on IoT and the cloud.
Rackspace: OpenStack's Death Is #FakeNews
Mitch Wagner  
4/6/2017   2 comments
Unlike the parrot in the Monty Python sketch, OpenStack is not dead.
HPE: We're Not Dumping OpenStack & Cloud Foundry
News & Analysis  
3/22/2017   3 comments
Though HPE sold OpenStack and Cloud Foundry assets to SUSE this month, it says it's still committed to the technologies.
SUSE Getting Into Platforms
News & Analysis  
3/17/2017   4 comments
After acquiring cloud assets from Hewlett Packard Enterprise, SUSE plans to branch out to offer platform-as-a-service technology later this year.
Hottest Cloud Skills for 2017: Exclusive Special Report
Scott Ferguson  
3/15/2017   27 comments
When it comes to cloud computing, the right set of skills can make all the difference. Enterprise Cloud News has exclusive research to find out which ones matter the most.
Welcome to Enterprise Cloud News!
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3/14/2017   8 comments
A new era in enterprise computing tech journalism.
Google Takes Fight to Amazon, Microsoft & Cisco
News & Analysis  
3/9/2017   6 comments
Introduces new pricing options and collaboration tools to take the battle to the opposition.
Google: Still the New Kid in Enterprise Cloud
News & Analysis  
3/9/2017   3 comments
Google showed it's gaining fast in enterprise cloud, but it's still just getting started.
Private Cloud Is Very Popular Yet Nobody's Doing It
News & Analysis  
3/1/2017   9 comments
On-premises server component sales are declining, even in the face of strong demand for on-premises cloud, Intel said.
Cloud Rains on HPE Earnings
News & Analysis  
2/24/2017   13 comments
Net revenue is down to $11.4 billion for the quarter, and cloud is part of the problem.
Public Cloud Spending Will Hit $122B in 2017 – Report
News & Analysis  
2/21/2017   1 comment
Public cloud spending will increase nearly 25% this year, IDC reports, with most of that money going toward SaaS.
Hybrid Cloud Gains in Popularity, Survey Finds
News & Analysis  
2/16/2017   1 comment
RightScale's annual cloud report shows hybrid and public cloud deployments are gaining strength at the expense of private cloud.
Rackspace Cutting 6% of US Workforce
News & Analysis  
2/8/2017   3 comments
Facing a slowdown in some of its business units, Rackspace is cutting about 6% of its US workforce.
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