Cloud Services Archives - Page 75

IBM points toward managing multi-cloud universe

IBM 's (NYSE: IBM) Tivoli cloud management tool upgrade includes the ability to deploy virtual machines in seconds and manage public cloud environments with the same data centre management tool. But there's potential

Published on: March 2nd, 2011 Patrick Thibodeau

Cisco kills off its hosted e-mail product

Cisco Systems has decided to kill its cloud-based e-mail service Cisco Mail, only 13 months after it was introduced, the company said in a blog post on Tuesday.With the growing acceptance of cloud

Published on: February 23rd, 2011

As cloud grows, IT hiring flatlines

Corporate IT departments are increasing their spending on hardware and cloud services, but not on new hiring in this weak economy.These trends are all revealed in government data, surveys and in earnings reports.

Published on: February 18th, 2011 Patrick Thibodeau

Juniper up next with cloud switches

Juniper's (NYSE: JNPR) data centre announcement next week is expected to include switches based on new silicon that allows them to establish a flat fabric for cloud computing.Sources say Juniper will unveil its

Published on: February 16th, 2011 Jim Duffy

IBM wants partners to specialize in the cloud

Orlando – There's no avoiding the cloud today, and IBM Corp.'s (NYSE:IBM) PartnerWorld Leadership conference is certainly no exception. With more and more partners looking to ride the cloud wave, IBM announced a

Published on: February 15th, 2011 Jeff Jedras

New community marketplace seeks cloud developers

Developers interested in coding projects for public cloud services have a new avenue to find work in the form of CloudSpokes, a community marketplace announced Monday by Appirio.CloudSpokes is taking a cue from

Published on: February 14th, 2011 Chris Kanaracus

Citrix partners with Cisco, and why resellers shouldn’t fear the cloud

Santa Clara, Calif. -- The market reach of virtualization software and appliance vendor Citrix Systems (NASDAQ: CTXS) could get a lot larger as a partnership with networking vendor Cisco Systems (NASDAQ: CSCO) grows

Published on: February 10th, 2011 Jeff Jedras

Citrix gives boost to Windows apps on Amazon Web Services

Citrix Systems (NASDAQ: CTXS) is further enhancing interoperability and performance of Windows workloads on Amazon Web Services (AWS). For the purpose, the company is providing engineering support to Amazon for the optimization of

Published on: February 9th, 2011 Anuradha Shukla

Microsoft is killing the cloud

Last year, CDN named cloud computing its Top Newsmaker of 2010. On Gartner's hype cycle, you could peg the cloud on the top of the peak of inflated expectations. Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT)

Published on: February 4th, 2011 Jeff Jedras

Looking for your identity in a cloud

With the popularity of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), enterprises will be using cloud-based software for identity and access management (IAM) or identity-as-a-service (IDaaS) to reduce costs and increase security, according to Idan Shoham, chief technology

Published on: February 3rd, 2011 Selena Mann

Cloud users do it better

Mid-sized businesses that used cloud-based disaster recovery were back up and running four times faster than non-cloud businesses. That's according to research from the Aberdeen Group which examined the fortunes of SMEs with

Published on: February 2nd, 2011 Maxwell Cooter

Telecom company to buy cloud services provider

Verizon Communications plans to buy cloud service provider Terremark Worldwide for about US$1.4 billion in a deal that could significantly expand its cloud offerings for enterprises. The carrier expects to launch a tender

Published on: January 28th, 2011 Stephen Lawson

Panda Security Canada revamps its channel for cloud opportunity

Panda Security is trying to break free for the overcrowded security market by bolstering its channel partner benefits and focusing on the cloud.The security provider has been battling Symantec, McAfee, Trend Micro and

Published on: January 27th, 2011 Paolo Del Nibletto

Five benefits of backup and disaster recovery software

Datto Inc., a U.S.-based vendor of hardware-based onsite and off-site backup and disaster recovery solutions, is looking to increase its Canadian partnerships this year as part of its channel-only go to market sales

Published on: January 26th, 2011 Maxine Cheung

HP to launch enterprise cloud service

Rounding out its portfolio of cloud-related offerings, Hewlett-Packard Co. (Nasdaq: HPQ) will launch a cloud compute service next month aimed at enterprises. The company will also start offering computing systems for internal use

Published on: January 25th, 2011 Joab Jackson