July 10, 2014, 12:14 am GMT  

29 item(s) containing the term "industry"

SAP set to add cloud services for vertical industries

— SAP is hoping to grab a bigger piece of the money its customers spend on cloud-based software by creating a new series of industry-specific services.
Jun 02 08:16:00 pm GMT / Computerworld Cloud Computing News»

IDC Quantifies Massive Business Value for Data Centers Using ACI

— At the recent CiscoLive event in San Francisco, Soni Jiandani, Senior Vice President of Cisco INSBU, expanded on the industry momentum for [...]
Jun 02 03:06:55 pm GMT / Data Center Networks»

If you don’t like the state of the cloud industry, wait a minute

— The week in cloud: Microsoft Azure makes big strides in cloud and AWS gets more aggressive in the enterprise with new portal for VMware admins.
Jun 01 04:00:03 pm GMT / GigaOM Cloud Computing»

A New ESG White Paper: Accelerating Transformation with an Application-centric Approach

— At CiscoLive San Francisco held last week, Soni Jiandani, Senior Vice President of Cisco INSBU, highlighted our continued industry momentum for [...]
May 30 05:04:46 pm GMT / Data Center Networks»

SAP and IBM Collaborate to Serve Transportation and Logistics Industry

— IBM and SAP AG today announced plans for a global collaboration to provide tailored business applications and consulting services for the transportation and logistics industry. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this ...
May 29 10:03:20 am GMT / IBM Press Releases - Services and solutions - United States»

World Class Business Applications & Infrastructure

— Infor CloudSuite combines proven industry expertise, differentiated user experience, and world-class infrastructure from Amazon Web Services. Join Infor at 14th Cloud Expo, and learn how to take advantage of AWS's expertise and economies of scale to access resources when they need them, on demand and with auto-scaling ...
May 27 11:00:00 am GMT / Latest News from Cloud Computing Journal»

Brian Madden's BriForum 2014 London "State of the Industry" keynote

— As part of my opening keynote at BriForum 2014 London this week, I talked about the state of the desktop virtualization industry. (Specifically the "Top 3" thoughts on my mind this year.) Unfortunately we didn't get that keynote recorded, though several...(read more)
May 22 03:40:00 pm GMT / Brian Madden»

Toshiba Launches New 5TB HDD for Cloud Workloads

— The HDDs are available in 2, 3, 4 and 5TB capacities, and support the industry-standard cloud use-case workloads rating of up to 180TB per year.
May 22 02:43:00 pm GMT / Data Storage - RSS Feed»

Microsoft Awards Grants for University Research Focused on Innovative Datacenter and Energy Efficiency Work

— As Microsoft continues to find ways to transform the energy supply chain toward greater efficiency and reduced environmental impact, we have seen that driving innovation in energy often requires a close partnership between industry and academia. Work like our new partnership with the University of Texas San Antonio’s...
May 14 02:00:00 pm GMT / ms datacenters»

Data Centers: To Build or Not to Build

— Lately, the IT industry has had to confront the question: Do you want to have a data center at all?
May 06 06:32:00 pm GMT / Arthur Cole»

So apparently we lost the grammar war, and on-premises is just called "on premise" now?

— I never thought I'd be writing a blog post like this, but now that I'm coming up on 20 years in this industry, and I'm writing on a website called BrianMadden.com, I feel like I've earned the right to. I'm saddened that the industry seems to have adopted...(read more)
May 01 04:03:00 am GMT / Brian Madden»

Biz Break: Valley's new guard continues descent, but HP, Intel and Cisco are up

— Today: Silicon Valley's high-flying stocks continue to come down to earth, but the names that built the region's iconic industry are actually gaining through the weakness.
Apr 11 10:38:57 pm GMT / HP»

Smart gadgets boosting networking business

— Bay Area companies that sell computer networking and telecommunications products are on the cusp of a major industry transformation with the Internet of Things.
Apr 10 10:22:28 pm GMT / Cisco»

Cross-industry IoT group pushes for gear that works together

— Five IT and equipment companies have formed a group to drive standards for the so-called Internet of Things, a network that would feed data back and forth between computers and all kinds of industrial gear.
Mar 27 06:16:00 pm GMT / Computerworld Cisco News»

Elevator Pitch: Mike Volpi on his past at Cisco and the future of Android

— In this week's Elevator Pitch, Index Ventures' Mike Volpi looks back on his time at Cisco and weighs in on the future of the mobile industry -- including a possible divorce between Google and Samsung.
Mar 12 05:21:48 pm GMT / Cisco»

The 'Internet of things,' beyond the hype at Mobile World Congress

— If you want to find out how the so-called Internet of things is shaking up the tech industry, Mobile World Congress in Barcelona is the place to be this week.
Feb 27 08:03:00 am GMT / Computerworld Cisco News»

The Cloud: Fastest Industry Transition Ever

— It’s not often I’m enthused about spending time in Las Vegas but this year’s AWS re:Invent conference was a good reason to be there. It’s exciting getting a chance to meet with customers who have committed their business to the cloud or are wrestling with that decision.   The pace of growth since...
Jan 04 06:53:08 pm GMT / Perspectives»

As Twitter hires, HP fires

— With the attention given to Twitter's IPO, one might assume that the tech industry is dependent on its success. It isn't. Not even close.
Jan 02 08:52:00 pm GMT / Computerworld HP News»

Industry Impact : Brothers from Different Mothers and Beyond…

— My reading material and video watching habits these past two weeks have brought me some incredible joy and happiness. Why?  Because Najam Ahmad of Facebook is finally getting some credit for the amazing work that he has done and been … Continue reading →
Nov 15 05:05:59 pm GMT / LooseBolts»

IT Industry Undergoing an Epic Transition

— CEO Michael Friedenberg reads the signs of an enterprise tech industry that is unraveling before our eyes. But as one computing era ends, a new one (which IDC calls the third platform) is just beginning.
Sep 30 12:50:00 pm GMT / Computerworld HP News»

10 Earth-Friendly Facts about Microsoft’s Cloud Infrastructure

— Earth Day is Monday, April 22, providing a moment to reflect on the daily work we are doing to drive greater environmental sustainability at Microsoft and for our customers, partners, and the industry. While Earth Day is only a single day, sustainability is a year-round effort for my Data Center Advanced Development t...
Apr 16 05:30:00 pm GMT / ms datacenters»

Will EU policy smother the cloud?

— Get the back story of how EU policy makers discovered the value of cloud, and the decisions they'll take over the coming year about regulating the industry.
Oct 30 05:10:05 pm GMT / Software as Services Blog RSS | ZDNet»

The Rise of The Vertical Cloud

— While some are happy to debate definitions of cloud computing, I prefer to focus on the characteristics that make successful companies, successful. Lately there seems to have been a shift from the anything for anyone cloud to the industry or vertically focused cloud. Adding to this is today's piece of news from Zynga w...
May 01 12:43:00 pm GMT / ElasticVapor - Life in the cloud»

Reviving The Cloud Computing Interoperability Forum (CCIF)

— It's been two years since for a variety factors we decided to stop posting to the Cloud Computing Interoperability Forum. Over that time, a lot has changed within the industry, as well as in my personal life (two kids) and professional life (Enomaly sold). The cloud has gone from a fringe concept to a mainstream phenom...
Mar 12 11:15:00 am GMT / ElasticVapor - Life in the cloud»

We lost a Giant

— Earlier today we lost one of the giants of technology. Steve Jobs was one of most creative, demanding, brilliant, hard-driving, and innovative leaders in the entire industry. He has created new business areas, introduced new business models, brought companies back from the dead, and fundamentally changed how the world...
Oct 06 01:39:29 am GMT / Perspectives»

New Zealand, Aotearoa

— There aren't many people here. Major bonus. High season on the south island feels like low season in Europe. And secondly, there's not a lot of industry outside of agriculture and a king's shit load of rugged terrain, making it possible to be off the grid for days. No cell phone access if you point in the right directi...
Jan 11 05:38:23 am GMT / Technology is Dead»

looking at 2010

— The Job Market for IT Architects 2009 has been a crazy year for most of us in the industry.     Many are looking or found new jobs as annual reviews became survivalist experiences as working in fear became the new norm. Of course, ...(read more)
Jan 03 10:19:16 pm GMT / Thoughts from the raised floor. Lewis Curtis Blog site»

Seeing the industry focus on Four areas of Green IT

— As the "Green" revolution is taking hold of the IT industry,  I'm noticing four core areas of execution in the market.  Most organizations focus on one (perhaps two areas) which showcases their strengths.  However, I discovered...(read more)
Apr 19 11:06:20 pm GMT / Thoughts from the raised floor. Lewis Curtis Blog site»