November 1, 2014, 12:00 pm GMT  

Posts for November 01, 2014:

Software-Defined Security By @CatbirdSecurity | @CloudExpo [#Cloud]

— Compute virtualization has been transformational, yet security policy implementation and enforcement has lagged behind in agility and automation. There are a number of key considerations when implementing policy in private and hybrid clouds. In his session at 15th Cloud Expo, Holland Barry, VP of Technology at Catbird...
Nov 01 03:00:00 am GMT / Latest News from Cloud Computing Journal»

Announcing @SOASoftwareInc to Exhibit at @CloudExpo [#Cloud #API]

— SYS-CON Events announced today that SOA Software, an API management leader, will exhibit at SYS-CON's 15th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on November 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. SOA Software is a leading provider of API Management and SOA Governance products ...
Oct 31 11:15:00 pm GMT / Latest News from Cloud Computing Journal»

Capriza Gets $27M from VC to Mobilize Legacy Apps

— Company will use the capital to scale business operations for increased demand for its zero-coding, zero-integration, zero-API mobile app creation platform.
Oct 31 09:36:00 pm GMT / Virtualization - RSS Feed»

New Docker release helps users avoid the Poodle bug

— A Docker release this week supposedly fixes network communication errors that could lead to Python users getting bit by the Poodle bug.
Oct 31 08:38:04 pm GMT / Structure ? Cloud Computing News and Analysis»

Oracle's Larry Ellison isn't done building his legacy

— Larry Ellison may no longer be CEO of Oracle, but he's not going anywhere anytime soon. Indeed, as executive chairman and CTO, Ellison is now in a position to focus solely on creating new products and services that will cement his legacy as he enters the twilight of a legendary career in tech.
Oct 31 07:31:00 pm GMT / Virtualisation»

Introducing PRO2 the next evolutionary step in PDU design

— The PRO2 platform continues STI’s more than 30 year tradition of customer driven power solutions development. PRO2 features a flexible hardware platform with more outlets, shallow form factor, a faster processor, improved firmware and security, more redundancy, more customization and additional resiliency built into...
Oct 31 07:25:00 pm GMT / ServerTech Blog - Information for the Data Center Equipment Manager»

Carriers Tell U.S. 'No' to Plans for Internet Fast Lanes

— AT&T, Comcast and Verizon said they have no plans to seek deals with content providers that would give faster Web performance in exchange for special payments.
Oct 31 07:15:00 pm GMT / IT Infrastructure - RSS Feed»

Dropbox to Come Preloaded on HP, Acer PCs

— The deals follow a similar one reached earlier this year with Dell, and come as the embattled PC market continues to stabilize.
Oct 31 07:10:00 pm GMT / Data Storage - RSS Feed»
Oct 31 06:30:48 pm GMT / Data Center Knowledge»

HP's radical new Machine could start computing by 2016

— Hewlett-Packard's efforts to usher in an entirely new computer architecture, one potentially much faster and simpler, may bear fruit by the end of 2016, when the company's lab expects to have the first prototype machine based on its design.
Oct 31 06:24:00 pm GMT / Data Centre»

Microsoft Contributes Next Generation Server Design to Open Compute Project

— Kushagra VaidGeneral ManagerServer Engineering Yesterday I gave a keynote address at the Open Compute Project (OCP) European Summit, where I announced the contribution of the 2nd-generation Open CloudServer (OCS v2) specification.  In January, Microsoft joined OCP and submitted the first OCS s...
Oct 31 06:16:00 pm GMT / ms datacenters»

New Outlook for Mac shines, but licensing confusion gets in the way

— New version brings new interface and features—including full push e-mail.
Oct 31 06:15:56 pm GMT / Uptime»

Friday Spotlight: Managing Oracle VM 3.3 from Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c

— v\:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} o\:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} w\:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} .shape {behavior:url(#default#VML);} In the previous blog, we announced that the new virtualization plug-in ( for Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c Cloud Control was available. With the latest virtuali...
Oct 31 06:12:14 pm GMT / Oracle's Virtualization Blog»
Oct 31 06:00:40 pm GMT / Data Center Knowledge»

How On-Demand Networks Change the Way We Live and Work

— People are using on-demand apps enabled by the proliferation of connected devices and better reach, capacity and agility of communications networks.
Oct 31 05:45:00 pm GMT / IT Infrastructure - RSS Feed»

UCS Integrated Infrastructure: Best of Breed Building Blocks in the EMC Enterprise Hybrid Cloud Solution

— Clouds come in various flavors, but a common scenario is IT shops who have many applications on-premises (private clouds) and [...]
Oct 31 05:41:59 pm GMT / Data Center Networks»

Learn 'SaaS Mapping' From @Esri at @CloudExpo Silicon Valley [#Cloud]

— Until recently, many organizations required specialized departments to perform mapping and geospatial analysis, and they used Esri on-premise solutions for that work. In his session at 15th Cloud Expo, Dave Peters, author of the Esri Press book Building a GIS, System Architecture Design Strategies for Managers, will d...
Oct 31 05:30:00 pm GMT / Latest News from Cloud Computing Journal»
Oct 31 05:13:56 pm GMT / Data Center Knowledge»

Enterprise Cloud Migration By @Verizon | @CloudExpo [#Cloud #BigData]

— Once the decision has been made to move part or all of a workload to the cloud, a methodology for selecting that workload needs to be established. How do you move to the cloud? What does the discovery, assessment and planning look like? What workloads make sense? Which cloud model makes sense for each workload? What ar...
Oct 31 05:00:00 pm GMT / Latest News from Cloud Computing Journal»

Slack lands $120M for its collaboration software and is now a billion-dollar company

— The work-collaboration startup that launched to the public in February 2014 is valued at $1.12 billion. Slack lands $120M for its collaboration software and is now a billion-dollar company originally published by Gigaom, © copyright 2014. Continue reading…
Oct 31 04:56:45 pm GMT / GigaOM Cloud Computing»

Ruckus, TP-Link Among Latest WiFi Options to Increase Speed, Security

— A multitude of advanced wireless setups not only connect users to content faster, but also provide advanced security options.
Oct 31 04:30:00 pm GMT / IT Infrastructure - RSS Feed»

Cray Gets $128 Million U.K. Supercomputer Contract

— The multi-year deal with the U.K.'s national weather service is the latest win in what has been a strong year for Cray.
Oct 31 04:15:00 pm GMT / Data Storage - RSS Feed»

Stacking Up the Container Revolution

— Containers represent something we rarely see in IT: tremendous gain without a lot of pain.
Oct 31 04:12:00 pm GMT / Arthur Cole»

Announcing @IBM and Tencent Cloud Partner [#Cloud]

— IBM and Tencent Cloud signed a business cooperation memorandum to collaborate on providing public cloud with Software-as-a-Service solutions for industries. Both parties agreed to focus on emerging small and medium enterprises in the smarter cities and smarter healthcare industries as well as other fields. This will en...
Oct 31 03:58:00 pm GMT / Latest News from Cloud Computing Journal»

Stuff The Internet Says On Scalability For October 31st, 2014

— Hey, it's HighScalability time: A CT scanner without its clothes on. Sexy. 255Tbps: all of the internet’s traffic on a single fiber; 864 million: daily Facebook users Quotable Quotes: @chr1sa: "No dominant platform-level software has emerged in the last 10 years in closed-sour...
Oct 31 03:56:32 pm GMT / High Scalability - Building bigger, faster, more reliable websites.»

Just how big is Amazon Web Services’ lead? It depends on whom you ask

— Amazon Web Services, which debuted in 2006, has a huge lead in public cloud. But it's unclear how long that lead will last, as Microsoft and Google gear up their IaaS efforts. Just how big is Amazon Web Services’ lead? It depends on whom you ask originally published by Gigaom, © copyright 2014. Conti...
Oct 31 03:50:03 pm GMT / GigaOM Cloud Computing»

Salesforce opens first European data center in UK

— has taken the wraps off its first EU-sited data center in Slough, England, little more than a week after Amazon opened up its second European facility in Frankfurt. The SaaS CRM…
Oct 31 03:35:00 pm GMT / Structure ? Cloud Computing News and Analysis»
Oct 31 03:30:00 pm GMT / Data Center Knowledge»

Meet @SimpleECM November 4-6 at @CloudExpo [#Cloud]

— SimpleECM is the only platform to offer a powerful combination of enterprise content management (ECM) services, capture solutions, and third-party business services providing simplified integrations and workflow development for solution providers. SimpleECM is opening the market to businesses of all sizes by reinventin...
Oct 31 03:00:00 pm GMT / Latest News from Cloud Computing Journal»
Oct 31 03:00:00 pm GMT / Data Center Knowledge»

Agile for a Reason

— Over the last year or so, I’ve had the opportunity to speak to a variety of groups and organizations. The focus has been on just ‘how’ we, at EMC, have piloted, rolled out, refined and ultimately embraced the concept of Agile … Continue reading → The post Agile for a Reas...
Oct 31 02:00:00 pm GMT / EMC Feeds »

Application Virtualization: Is It Really the Tale of the Hypervisor?

— What influence do hypervisor offerings from VMware, Citrix, and Microsoft have on the application virtualization vendor solution? In the case of VMware’s Horizon View, there is only one choice, because the product does not function with any other hypervisor. And in the case of Microsoft’s Remote Desktop, many organ...
Oct 31 12:50:31 pm GMT / The Virtualization Practice»

News: Lenovo Completes Acquisition of Motorola Mobility from Google

— On October 30, 2014, Lenovo completed its acquisition of Motorola Mobility from Google. This acquisition, which was announced in January, means that the Chinese company that bought IBM’s x86 server and desktop products now has mobile device manufacture in its portfolio. What will be interesting to see is if the M...
Oct 31 12:45:57 pm GMT / The Virtualization Practice»

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