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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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Cloud Computing Skills Gap: How You Can Cash In
News & Analysis  
10/23/2017   13 comments
A growing concern in IT is what skills are needed as infrastructure shifts to the cloud? There are no specific 'cloud courses,' but there are ways to take existing skills within IT and get your projects done.
Cloud Security: Beware the 'Treacherous 12'
Mitch Wagner  
10/20/2017   2 comments
The cloud presents security threats that are different from on-premises IT.
AppDynamics Complementing Cisco's Intent-Based Networking Vision
Scott Ferguson  
10/19/2017   Post a comment
At its user show in New York City, AppDynamics executives offered a glimpse into how the company plans to integrate more with parent company Cisco.
John Muir Health Prescribes Hybrid Cloud
Mitch Wagner  
10/19/2017   4 comments
Associate CIO Bill Hudson wants to reduce the organization's data center to a size small enough to fit in his office.
ONUG Shifts Focus to Security, Analytics
Scott Ferguson  
10/18/2017   14 comments
ONUG wants to rebrand a bit and focus more on security and analytics going forward in an era of hybrid cloud.
Docker Climbs on the Kubernetes Train
Mitch Wagner  
10/17/2017   1 comment
Maybe the last significant container holdout to announce Kubernetes support?
Overhead Door Opens to Cloud Innovation
Mitch Wagner  
10/16/2017   Post a comment
The 96-year-old company has a hybrid estate, but sees the cloud as where future innovation is going.
Xerox CISO Readies Printers for IoT Era
Scott Ferguson  
10/16/2017   10 comments
Dr. Alissa Johnson, the CISO of Xerox, believes that printers are part of the IoT ecosystem, and that's where the security concerns start.
What's Blockchain Good For?
Mitch Wagner  
10/13/2017   15 comments
Sure, blockchain is over-hyped. But don't let that distract you from its practical value.
Google & Partners Secure 'Software Supply Chain'
Mitch Wagner  
10/12/2017   3 comments
The open source Grafeas and Kritis projects are designed for securing and certify modern, complex software rollouts.
Cloud Security Startup ShiftLeft De-Stealths
Mitch Wagner  
10/11/2017   1 comment
ShiftLeft's service scans application source code for normal behavior and detects and remdiates deviations that might indicate possible attacks.
Dell Putting Its Company Muscle Behind New IoT Strategy
Scott Ferguson  
10/10/2017   3 comments
Dell Technologies is looking to leverage all parts of the company as part of a big push into the Internet of Things.
Linux Foundation, Hyperledger Launch Blockchain Training Course
Scott Ferguson  
10/10/2017   Post a comment
The Linux Foundation, along with the Hyperledger Project, are launching a training and certification course for blockchain.
VMware European Chief: GDPR Fueling Cloud, Security Adoption
News & Analysis  
10/9/2017   Post a comment
As the new GDPR privacy and data rules loom in the European Union, VMware sees cloud and security adoption increasing.
Splunk Fires Back at Oracle & 'Ludicrous Larry' Ellison
Mitch Wagner  
10/5/2017   1 comment
Oracle is fundamentally ignorant of the security market, Splunk says, after the Oracle chairman, chief technology officer and co-founder took aim at Splunk in a keynote address this week.
Oracle's Ellison: 'We Are Losing the Cyberwar'
Mitch Wagner  
10/4/2017   4 comments
Oracle's feisty co-founder says automation is required to fight off cyber attacks, and fortunately Oracle has just the tool to do it.
Google Steps Up Insider Threat Protection
Mitch Wagner  
10/3/2017   4 comments
'Custom roles' gives cloud administrators the ability to give users the permissions they need to do their jobs – and only those permissions.
Will AI Solve the IT Jobs Shortage?
Scott Ferguson  
10/2/2017   9 comments
Artificial intelligence is thought to be destroying jobs. However, Gartner analysts believe that the only way to fill important IT positions for security and IoT is through AI.
Oracle, SAP Clash on Blockchain
Mitch Wagner  
10/2/2017   9 comments
Oracle is offering blockchain as a cloud service, while SAP plans to integrate blockchain into its Internet of Things, manufacturing and digital supply chain solutions.
Oracle's Ellison: Amazon & SAP Use Our Database Because We're Better
Mitch Wagner  
10/2/2017   11 comments
Oracle OpenWorld attendees are rapt as Larry Ellison delivers Sunday's keynote.
Google's Cloud IoT Core Platform Moves to Public Beta
Scott Ferguson  
9/27/2017   10 comments
Google is moving its Cloud IoT Core management platform into public beta and adding new features.
Cisco Eliminating 310 Jobs at San Jose HQ – Report
Scott Ferguson  
9/27/2017   3 comments
Cisco's job cutting is hitting home as the company will eliminate 310 jobs at its San Jose headquarters.
L3 Tech Looks to Make Up Lost Cloud Time
Mitch Wagner  
9/27/2017   2 comments
Defense and aerospace company L3 Technologies is looking to aggressively adopt the cloud, following regulatory prohibitions lifting last year.
Microsoft's Quantum Computing Efforts Come into Focus
Scott Ferguson  
9/25/2017   9 comments
At Ignite, CEO Satya Nadella and a team of researchers gave insights into the company's development of quantum computing.
Microsoft Azure Stack, SQL Server 2017 Emphasize Hybrid Cloud
Scott Ferguson  
9/25/2017   1 comment
At the start of Ignite, Microsoft is planning to emphasize its role in building out hybrid clouds with the release of Azure Stack, SQL Server 2017 and other offerings.
Cisco & Partners See Blockchain Opportunities in IoT
Mitch Wagner  
9/25/2017   1 comment
Blockchain will provide the lightweight security, interoperability and other services needed for Internet of Things applications, the companies say.
Cloud Migration: Never Easy
Scott Ferguson  
9/21/2017   12 comments
Whether it's moving infrastructure or workloads over to the cloud, the migration is never easy. However, a pair of studies show that enterprises are forging ahead.
Cloud Skills Shortage Costs Enterprises Millions
Scott Ferguson  
9/21/2017   4 comments
A report by the London School of Economics and Rackspace finds that a lack of cloud skills is costing enterprises more than $250 million in missed revenue.
IBM, Microsoft Rank in Blockchain Survey
Scott Ferguson  
9/19/2017   1 comment
Juniper Research ranks IBM as the number one supplier of blockchain, with Microsoft following in second place.
IBM Cloud Appliance Has Wheels & an Extendable Handle
Mitch Wagner  
9/18/2017   3 comments
The IBM Cloud Mass Data Migration appliance rolls data from on-premises to an IBM Cloud data center.
Microsoft Azure 'Confidential Computing' Secures Data In Use
Mitch Wagner  
9/15/2017   3 comments
Developed in collaboration with Intel, 'Azure confidential computing' protects data from malicious insiders, hackers and malware, and third parties accessing without consent, according to Microsoft.
Upcoming Oracle DB Hits All Buzzwords
Mitch Wagner  
9/15/2017   4 comments
With AWS in the crosshairs, Oracle dropped hints at a new version of its database coming October 1.
Google & Spotify Make Open Source Security Music
Mitch Wagner  
9/15/2017   3 comments
Forseti is a set of open source security tools, developed by Google and Spotify, for Google Cloud Platform users.
Blockchain Alternative Swirlds Raises $3M in Seed Funding
Scott Ferguson  
9/14/2017   Post a comment
Swirlds is looking to build an alternative to blockchain and now it has $3 million in funding to promote its hashgraph distributed consensus platform.
Google Launches Dedicated Connectivity for Hybrid Cloud
Mitch Wagner  
9/7/2017   4 comments
The new Dedicated Interconnect option is designed to improve bandwidth, consistency and latency of connections between enterprise data centers and Google Cloud Platform.
IBM, US Army Ink $135M Cloud Deal
Scott Ferguson  
9/6/2017   2 comments
IBM has signed a deal to provide cloud services and other tech support for the US Army's Logistics Support Activity group over the next 33 months.
Snowflake Launches Secure Cloud Data Warehouse for Finance
Mitch Wagner  
9/6/2017   3 comments
Virtual Private Snowflake is designed for finance and other industries with high security and regulatory requirements.
Juniper Snapping Up Cyphort for Security
Mitch Wagner  
8/31/2017   2 comments
Cyphort provides analytics for threat defense, and Juniper plans to use the assets to bolster on-premises and cloud security.
Cloud Security Will Hit $12B by 2024 – Report
Scott Ferguson  
8/29/2017   4 comments
A new industry survey from Hexa Research finds that the market for cloud security is expected to grow from about $1.4 billion in 2016 to more than $12 billion by 2024.
Cloud Computing: What Lies Ahead for the Rest of 2017
Scott Ferguson  
8/29/2017   2 comments
A free webinar from Enterprise Cloud News looks at where the cloud is headed for the rest of 2017.
Juniper Secures Cloud-Native Apps
Mitch Wagner  
8/29/2017   2 comments
Juniper Contrail Security protects apps built on microservices.
VMware Debuts Multi-Cloud Management Services
Mitch Wagner  
8/28/2017   1 comment
Provides tools to manage and secure applications on-prem and in public clouds without getting in the way of developers and users.
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