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Cloud-centric IBM patents promise payoff CLOUD-CENTRIC IBM PATENTS PROMISE PAYOFF

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Feb 22, 2018

IBM plans to sow its latest crop of U.S. patents with a strong cloud emphasis, and prepare a feast for its hungry customers. A substantial number of IBM patents for 2017 — more than 1900 out of 9043 total patents — were for cloud technologies, the company disclosed last month. Those numb...

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Google Cloud Platform services guide: The right tools for the job GOOGLE CLOUD PLATFORM SERVICES GUIDE: THE RIGHT TOOLS FOR THE JOB

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Feb 15, 2018

Launched in 2011, Google Cloud Platform (GCP) has had to do some catching up to market leader Amazon Web Services (AWS), its most direct competitor as a purer cloud play. But Google had no experience servicing large enterprise IT, and so has spent several years playing catchup.
Rather than be...

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Veritas Snapshot-Based CloudPoint Optimized for Azure, Google Clouds VERITAS SNAPSHOT-BASED CLOUDPOINT OPTIMIZED FOR AZURE, GOOGLE CLOUDS

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Feb 14, 2018

Veritas Technologies on Feb. 14 released CloudPoint 2.0, the latest edition of its snapshot-based data protection software. Veritas, which has been on its own as a private company for three years since its 10-year “marriage” to Symantec ended in 2015, thus rolled out its biggest news sin...

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Cloud-native group seeks interoperability for serverless computing CLOUD-NATIVE GROUP SEEKS INTEROPERABILITY FOR SERVERLESS COMPUTING

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Feb 14, 2018

Serverless computing is rapidly emerging as a viable option for enterprises looking to run cloud-native workloads, according to a new whitepaper published by the Cloud Native Computing Foundation this week.The CNCF defines serverless computing as a framework for building and running applications tha...

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The evidence is in: The cloud’s advantages are now clear to business THE EVIDENCE IS IN: THE CLOUD’S ADVANTAGES ARE NOW CLEAR TO BUSINESS

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Feb 13, 2018

One of the likely outcomes of moving to the public cloud is altering how products are designed, a recent Harvard Business Review article shows. With cloud, there is closer collaboration between corporate IT departments and business units—sales, finance, forecasting, and even customer interacti...

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Check Point’s new cloud security toolkit aims to thwart ‘Gen V’ threats CHECK POINT’S NEW CLOUD SECURITY TOOLKIT AIMS TO THWART ‘GEN V’ THREATS

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Feb 07, 2018

Recent years have seen a noticeable increase in large-scale cyberattacks that compromise a significant amount of sensitive data or cause substantial business disruption. Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. collectively refers to such breaches as “Gen V” threats, the risk of which it&r...

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Why cloud computing is so popular with businesses WHY CLOUD COMPUTING IS SO POPULAR WITH BUSINESSES

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Feb 06, 2018

Cloud Computing has been enjoying increasing popularity among large, but also small and medium-sized companies for several years now. The first cloud computing services are only about ten years old. What is special about cloud computing and what are the benefits of using it? Cloud computing is the p...

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Oracle Consulting Accelerates Corelogic ORACLE CONSULTING ACCELERATES CORELOGIC'S JOURNEY TO CLOUD

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Jan 31, 2018

Corelogic partners with Oracle Consulting to adopt and take their business to the cloud.

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Cross Connected Cloud - Accelera CROSS CONNECTED CLOUD - ACCELERA'S HYBRID CLOUD SOLUTION

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Jan 31, 2018

A hybrid cloud model is becoming one of the most popular approaches to IT across every industry. By utilizing CROSS CONNECTED CLOUD, Accelera's hybrid cloud solution, it will allow organization to solve key challenges, achieve certain mandates (such as DCOI, FedRAMP or FISMA to name a few) and i...

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The Next Milestone in Enabling Multicloud: The Cisco Container Platform THE NEXT MILESTONE IN ENABLING MULTICLOUD: THE CISCO CONTAINER PLATFORM

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Jan 31, 2018

Greetings from Cisco Live Barcelona! It’s great to be here, sharing and showcasing the big things Cisco and our partners are doing to help our customers embrace multicloud. We announced one of those big things earlier today. The Cisco Container Platform is a new Cisco software offer to simplif...

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What Would Happen if We Could Compute a Million Times Faster? WHAT WOULD HAPPEN IF WE COULD COMPUTE A MILLION TIMES FASTER?

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Jan 31, 2018

Quantum computing is coming to a data center or cloud near you; it is poised to become part of the mainstream technology world, and its potential implications are staggering. For starters, it will be blazing fast, beyond anyone’s current experience with computers – making the real-time e...

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Microsoft launches Azure Event Grid for managing serverless computing functions MICROSOFT LAUNCHES AZURE EVENT GRID FOR MANAGING SERVERLESS COMPUTING FUNCTIONS

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Jan 30, 2018

Extending its reach in the cloud, Microsoft Corp. today announced its Azure Event Grid service is now generally available. The service is a key part of the company’s strategy for serverless computing, which is a cloud computing execution model in which the cloud provider automatically manages ...

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One cloud accounting dilemma will soon be fixed ONE CLOUD ACCOUNTING DILEMMA WILL SOON BE FIXED

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Jan 30, 2018

You know cloud computing is here to stay when the accountants take notice. The Financial Accounting Standards Board’s Emerging Issues Task Force plans to propose new rules for how to deal with cloud computing service costs. The updated guidance means that a customer under contract with a cloud...

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Cisco Intersight: Security and the Cloud CISCO INTERSIGHT: SECURITY AND THE CLOUD

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Jan 30, 2018

Providing secure management of systems located anywhere is critical. Experts explain how Cisco Intersight adheres to more than 130 InfoSec requirements while ensuring greater security and compliance on the systems it supports.

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Q&A: Where are organizations failing in global cloud data security? Q&A: WHERE ARE ORGANIZATIONS FAILING IN GLOBAL CLOUD DATA SECURITY?

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Jan 30, 2018

Earlier this month, Gemalto released its 2018 Global Cloud Data Security Study based on responses from 3,285 IT and IT security practitioners from the US, UK, Australia, Germany, France, Japan, India and Brazil involved in both public and private cloud. This highlighted some clear regional differenc...

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Prepare for these cloud computing technologies in 2018 PREPARE FOR THESE CLOUD COMPUTING TECHNOLOGIES IN 2018

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Jan 29, 2018

It seems that every year, a new set of cloud computing technologies emerge and shake up the enterprise market. Containers and serverless were buzzworthy in 2017, but what other new trends will this year bring? AI is expected to be a hot topic, as organizations look to gain more business value out of...

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How Much Is the Cloud Skills Gap Costing You? HOW MUCH IS THE CLOUD SKILLS GAP COSTING YOU?

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Jan 29, 2018

Having your head in the cloud used to be a shortcoming, but in today’s cloud-dominated business environment, many are struggling to find skilled professionals with cloud expertise for their companies. According to an IBM article, the cloud skills shortage is becoming an increasing problem as &...

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Cloud Computing: On-Premise Data Centers will Struggle to Stay Relevant CLOUD COMPUTING: ON-PREMISE DATA CENTERS WILL STRUGGLE TO STAY RELEVANT

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Jan 29, 2018

On-premise computing will be dead soon, according to a presentation by Gartner Research Vice President Milind Govekar.  The only data centers with any chance of surviving are those that will deploy artificial intelligence and machine learning to become efficient. Govekar thinks that as early as...

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Tackle some of cloud data TACKLE SOME OF CLOUD DATA'S BIGGEST ISSUES

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Jan 29, 2018

We've heard from developers that they're interested in adding value to their applications, improving security, and ensuring uptime. We've created an e-book that provides all the technical details they need and explores exciting solutions.

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10 cryptocurrency startups to watch in 2018 10 CRYPTOCURRENCY STARTUPS TO WATCH IN 2018

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Jan 27, 2018

Storj which is pronounced as “storage,” is the first decentralized end-to-end encrypted cloud storage that uses cryptography and blockchain technology which provide security to your files. Storj does not have a data center of its own. Instead, Storj allows users to sell their unused stor...

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Why the cost of cloud computing is dropping dramatically WHY THE COST OF CLOUD COMPUTING IS DROPPING DRAMATICALLY

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Jan 25, 2018

You might read the headline statement that the cost of cloud computing is dropping and say “Well, duh!”. Or maybe you’re on the other side of the fence. A coworker recently referred me to a very interesting blog on the Kapwing site that states Cloud costs aren’t actually drop...

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Cloud Computing: Public Cloud Spending to Grow Faster than Private and Hybrid CLOUD COMPUTING: PUBLIC CLOUD SPENDING TO GROW FASTER THAN PRIVATE AND HYBRID

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Jan 25, 2018

Public, private, hybrid — there are a lot of qualifiers used when describing sectors of the cloud market.  IDC has a new one: the ‘whole cloud’.  The whole cloud is a sum of public, private and hybrid cloud.  It also includes cloud-based services, software and infras...

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GOOGLE, CISCO COMBINE FOR THE HYBRID CLOUD GOOGLE, CISCO COMBINE FOR THE HYBRID CLOUD

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Jan 25, 2018

Google and Cisco might be falling behind in the cloud wars, but they aren’t giving up. Their recently announced partnership for the hybrid cloud aims to bring them both forward in the fight against their bigger cloud computing competitors, namely AWS and Azure.

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How to Succeed with Hybrid Cloud and IBM Bluemix HOW TO SUCCEED WITH HYBRID CLOUD AND IBM BLUEMIX

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Jan 23, 2018

Journeys to the cloud don't have to be cloudy. Learn how the powerful combination of hybrid cloud and IBM Bluemix can deliver 40% savings over standard migration practices.

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Bring the Value of VMware Expertise to the Cloud BRING THE VALUE OF VMWARE EXPERTISE TO THE CLOUD

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Jan 22, 2018

The driving force(s) for cloud adoption varies widely by organization. Whether it’s the perceived financial benefits, a pending office relocation, increased agility, or the appeal to get out of the business of managing hardware and data centers. However, sometimes the benefits of cloud don&rsq...

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Cloud App Encryption and CASB CLOUD APP ENCRYPTION AND CASB

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Jan 19, 2018

Many organizations are implementing Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB) technology to protect critical corporate data stored within cloud apps. Amongst many other preventative and detective controls, a key feature of CASBs is the ability to encrypt data stored within cloud apps. At the highest level...

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Vale a pena investir em cloud computing? VALE A PENA INVESTIR EM CLOUD COMPUTING?

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Jan 19, 2018

Understand why cloud computing services came to stay and is much more than just a trend. The service streamlines your IT performance and leaves your team free to focus on your customers. Want to know more?

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GOOGLE CLOUD PLATFORM FALLING BEHIND IN SERVERLESS COMPUTING GOOGLE CLOUD PLATFORM FALLING BEHIND IN SERVERLESS COMPUTING

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Jan 18, 2018

We all know that, although Google has become a name synonymous with tech success, it has always been in the shadows of Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure when it comes to cloud computing. Now, it seems that Google Cloud Platform is falling behind again in regards to serverless computing. Google...

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VMware Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure VMWARE HORIZON CLOUD ON MICROSOFT AZURE

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Jan 18, 2018

VMware Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure enables customers to connect their own instance of Microsoft Azure to the incredibly intuitive Horizon Cloud control plane, to create a secure, comprehensive, cloud-hosted solution for delivering virtualized Windows applications and session desktops.

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TFE and Sentinel: Provisioning Policy for Data Sovereignty in the Cloud TFE AND SENTINEL: PROVISIONING POLICY FOR DATA SOVEREIGNTY IN THE CLOUD

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Jan 18, 2018

Infrastructure as code with HashiCorp Terraform enables operators to automate provisioning at scale. This comes with risks, as every action can have larger effects. Sentinel policy as code places guardrails to protect users from creating infrastructure changes that fall outside of business, security...

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Google is building three more undersea cables, adding new zones for improved cloud GOOGLE IS BUILDING THREE MORE UNDERSEA CABLES, ADDING NEW ZONES FOR IMPROVED CLOUD

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Jan 17, 2018

Google is rolling out another expansion to its cloud computing platform by adding five new regions. This will allow them to offer cloud services with endpoints closer to their customers. To further improve cloud performance, Google also plans to build three more dedicated undersea cables with improv...

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2018 CLOUD TRENDS THAT WILL AFFECT YOUR BUSINESS 2018 CLOUD TRENDS THAT WILL AFFECT YOUR BUSINESS

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Jan 17, 2018

Cloud computing has multiplied its market size many times over in the past decade and continues to be strong. It’s truly rare for a technological force to witness such sustainable success. Well, unless it has to do with the “Transformers” franchise or the new “Star Trek&rdquo...

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Accenture and HPE: A Hybrid Cloud Composable Infrastructure Partnership using HPE Synergy ACCENTURE AND HPE: A HYBRID CLOUD COMPOSABLE INFRASTRUCTURE PARTNERSHIP USING HPE SYNERGY

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Jan 16, 2018

Watch the HPE and Accenture partnership video as Chip McCullough discusses the benefits of using HPE Synergy, a composable infrastructure platform supporting a hybrid cloud approach for on-premise and public cloud.

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How to Enable Security Forensics in the Cloud HOW TO ENABLE SECURITY FORENSICS IN THE CLOUD

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Jan 15, 2018

The rising use of cloud computing makes security forensics no less important--only harder. The standards organization, Cloud Security Alliance, tracks forensic readiness as part of their Security and Risk Management domain and notes that the ability to identify, obtain, preserve, and analyze potenti...

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Citrix TIPs Series: Making the Case for XenMobile in the Cloud CITRIX TIPS SERIES: MAKING THE CASE FOR XENMOBILE IN THE CLOUD

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Jan 15, 2018

The XenMobile Service offers a number of great advantages, including reduced infrastructure overhead, simplified administration (Citrix owns all XenMobile Server patching), and the dependability that comes with regimented and repeatable deployment architectures that are characteristic of cloud servi...

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SD-WAN: The Backbone of Hybrid Cloud for the Enterprise SD-WAN: THE BACKBONE OF HYBRID CLOUD FOR THE ENTERPRISE

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Jan 11, 2018

Software-Defined WAN (SD-WAN) is, quite simply, the backbone of hybrid cloud for enterprise applications. It’s the backbone of a secure digital perimeter. Simply said, it’s the foundation of modern networking requirements. Just look at the trend of SD-WAN acquisitions that happened in th...

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Data-Driven World Depends on Cloud and Edge Computing Data Centers DATA-DRIVEN WORLD DEPENDS ON CLOUD AND EDGE COMPUTING DATA CENTERS

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Jan 11, 2018

Blockchain transactions, AI-enabled farming, weather and climate forecasting, wearable medical devices, industrial robots, automated vehicles, smart home devices the enormous complexity of the datasphere is dependent on data centers. Without cloud and edge computing hard drives, our data-driven worl...

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Telstra’s blueprint for Hybrid Cloud TELSTRA’S BLUEPRINT FOR HYBRID CLOUD

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Jan 10, 2018

Businesses are embracing cloud computing to meet today’s needs and the demands of tomorrow. However, Hybrid Cloud poses challenges.

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Agility and the cloud AGILITY AND THE CLOUD

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Jan 08, 2018

When on-premises IT was the only game in town, corporate IT had to invest long-term. With the public cloud, there is another option. While there are many positives in shifting to public cloud, some organizations are better served by maintaining (and expanding) corporate IT asset portfolios.

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PeopleImages Getty Images Azure Backup: Saying Goodbye to Tape PEOPLEIMAGES GETTY IMAGES AZURE BACKUP: SAYING GOODBYE TO TAPE

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Jan 08, 2018

In a world of automation and set it and forget it IT resources, there is something quaint about physically handling a piece of equipment nightly, especially equipment based on technology that was invented nearly 70 years ago, back in 1951. What equipment am I talking about? Nope, I’m not talki...

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Hold Better Meetings with Hybrid Cloud for Cisco WebEx and Cisco Spark HOLD BETTER MEETINGS WITH HYBRID CLOUD FOR CISCO WEBEX AND CISCO SPARK

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Jan 05, 2018

It was all the way back in 2009 that Cisco first began to integrate WebEx with TelePresence endpoints — hybrid cloud before hybrid cloud was the next big thing. At the time, it was called Cisco TelePresence WebEx One Touch, which begat WebEx One Touch 2.0, which then begat WebEx Enabled TelePr...

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Dynamic hybrid cloud with IBM Spectrum LSF DYNAMIC HYBRID CLOUD WITH IBM SPECTRUM LSF

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Jan 05, 2018

To meet peak usage demands, more and more HPC environments are taking advantage of cloud computing.  In this video, learn how IBM Spectrum LSF enables organizations to easily build out an intelligent dynamic hybrid cloud, which grows and shrinks in response to demand, so you only pay for what y...

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Brokering Cloud Identity BROKERING CLOUD IDENTITY

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Jan 04, 2018

As organizations adopt one or more public clouds they are faced with the challenge of securely providing access to secret material, such as usernames and passwords, API tokens, encryption keys, and TLS certificates. This problem is known as secret management, and there are several primary challenges...

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PARTNER SPOTLIGHT: WHAT’S NEW WITH SIMSOLID CLOUD PARTNER SPOTLIGHT: WHAT’S NEW WITH SIMSOLID CLOUD

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Jan 04, 2018

SIMSOLID Cloud is currently in beta (you can try it here), but is based on the same technology pioneered in our popular desktop application. Embedded in Onshape, SIMSOLID Cloud works on the original, fully featured CAD geometry and does not require any geometry simplification. SIMSOLID delivers your...

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What Is A Software Defined Data Center? WHAT IS A SOFTWARE DEFINED DATA CENTER?

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Dec 28, 2017

An increasing number of enterprises are realizing the benefits of utilizing cloud platforms to support employee productivity, collaboration and business innovation. The benefits of switching to the cloud are far-reaching and can include reduced operational costs, higher accessibility and lower maint...

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How MetLife is managing cloud costs and driving accountability HOW METLIFE IS MANAGING CLOUD COSTS AND DRIVING ACCOUNTABILITY

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Dec 21, 2017

In 2018, accelerated cloud migration will fuel digital transformation. How do we know?  According to Forrester, the total global public cloud market will continue to grow at a 22% compound annual growth rate (CAGR), with more than 50% of global enterprises relying on at least one public cloud p...

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Introducing Dome9 Security For Your Public Cloud Journey INTRODUCING DOME9 SECURITY FOR YOUR PUBLIC CLOUD JOURNEY

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Dec 21, 2017

Dome9 delivers verifiable cloud infrastructure security and compliance to enterprises. The Dome9 Arc SaaS platform allows organizations to visualize network.

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Hybrid Cloud vs. Multi-Cloud: What’s the Difference? HYBRID CLOUD VS. MULTI-CLOUD: WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE?

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Dec 21, 2017

As cloud computing has proliferated in both scope and popularity, so have the ways in which businesses use the cloud to meet their needs. Today’s cloud ecosystem includes an acronym soup of services – SaaS, PaaS, IaaS, and the like – as well as a variety of different deployment mod...

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What It Takes to Get Your Data Hybrid Cloud Ready WHAT IT TAKES TO GET YOUR DATA HYBRID CLOUD READY

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Dec 21, 2017

Silicon Valley insider, John Woodall: Data-driven companies can master hybrid cloud with effective data management.

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Announcing IBM Key Protect London Region Release on IBM Cloud ANNOUNCING IBM KEY PROTECT LONDON REGION RELEASE ON IBM CLOUD

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Dec 21, 2017

Having the ability to protect applications and supporting data in a public cloud environment is a critical component of all organizations security governance protocols. On December 15, 2017 IBM added a new security service to the London Region to help you build data-at-rest security into the IBM Clo...

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Introducing Docker Enterprise Edition for IBM Cloud INTRODUCING DOCKER ENTERPRISE EDITION FOR IBM CLOUD

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Dec 20, 2017

Docker Enterprise Edition (Docker EE) is a Container-as-a-Service platform for IT that manages and secures diverse applications across disparate infrastructure. It’s designed for enterprise development and IT teams who build, ship, and run business-critical applications in production and at sc...

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Securing the Cloud via Shared Responsibility SECURING THE CLOUD VIA SHARED RESPONSIBILITY

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Dec 20, 2017

Businesses of all sizes are embracing public Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) solutions to improve efficiencies, drive innovation and increase responsiveness to competitors and the market. In fact, analyst firm Gartner predicts adoption of public IaaS services will grow “38.6% in 2017 and re...

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IBM Cloud Object Storage - flexible storage built for rapid change IBM CLOUD OBJECT STORAGE - FLEXIBLE STORAGE BUILT FOR RAPID CHANGE

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Dec 18, 2017

Data is everything. And with every new technology, it continues to grow exponentially which makes how you store, secure and access your data critically important. IBM Cloud Object Storage offers flexible and scalable storage, giving you space for everything your business knows, does or cares about&m...

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A Hybrid Cloud Path to Digital Transformation A HYBRID CLOUD PATH TO DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION

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Dec 18, 2017

Hear a partner perspective from COMPAREX on where they see customers' focus for their digital transformation and hybrid cloud expectations, and how VMware vRealize plays a key role.

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Performance Testing: Clouds are NOT Created Equal PERFORMANCE TESTING: CLOUDS ARE NOT CREATED EQUAL

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Dec 14, 2017

A Cloud Project Management software system is of little use if poor performance slows down your key people and robs them of their productive edge. And yet, many of the biggest and best firms still struggle with sluggish platforms that leave users frustrated by slowing down their ability to deploy th...

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IS THE CLOUD REALLY MORE SECURE THAN MY COMPANY’S SERVER? IS THE CLOUD REALLY MORE SECURE THAN MY COMPANY’S SERVER?

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Dec 14, 2017

It goes without saying that data security is a big deal. Across every industry, protecting your intellectual property is paramount. Corporate espionage and product knockoffs take many forms and sometimes data leaks are completely accidental. So what’s the best approach to keeping your propriet...

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3 Essential Steps for Migrating to AWS or Azure Public Cloud 3 ESSENTIAL STEPS FOR MIGRATING TO AWS OR AZURE PUBLIC CLOUD

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Dec 14, 2017

Organizations have begun moving applications and workloads to public cloud at an increasing rate. According to Gartner, the worldwide infrastructure as a service (IaaS) public cloud market grew 31% in 2016 to total $22.1 billion1. In 2016, Amazon AWS had the No. 1 market share of 44.2%, Microsoft Az...

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SAP Cloud Platform Internet of Things SAP CLOUD PLATFORM INTERNET OF THINGS

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Dec 13, 2017

The SAP Cloud Platform Internet of Things includes a gateway edge component. The Internet of Things Gateway Edge can be deployed in the cloud or on the edge and provides adapters for the communication with different network protocols. It acts as a virtual gateway that brings devices and assets onlin...

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Introduction and Benefits of Micro-Services Architecture (PART I): Building Next-generation Mobile and Web applications on Cloud INTRODUCTION AND BENEFITS OF MICRO-SERVICES ARCHITECTURE (PART I): BUILDING NEXT-GENERATION MOBILE AND WEB APPLICATIONS ON CLOUD

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Dec 12, 2017

A cloud-native approach to build, manage and continuously update cloud based applications using microservices architecture for Faster Time-to-Market and Improved App Quality. Enterprises must modernize its applications on regular basis to keep-up the pace of change revolving around user-experiences,...

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Private cloud Infrastructure-as-a-Service PRIVATE CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE-AS-A-SERVICE

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Dec 12, 2017

OpenStack is a combination of open source projects that use pooled virtual resources to build and manage private and public clouds. Six of these projects handle the core cloud computing services of compute, networking, storage, identity, and image services, while more than a dozen optional projects ...

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Connecting Devices to Cloud IoT Platform-as-a-Service: Challenges and Solution CONNECTING DEVICES TO CLOUD IOT PLATFORM-AS-A-SERVICE: CHALLENGES AND SOLUTION

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Dec 11, 2017

In 2020 there will be 15 Billion connected devices and possibly higher as more vendors are building connected products. In our experience, key challenge is not a number of devices, instead of the ability of these devices to feature heterogeneity, security, and diversity across multiple industries. I...

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Cloud automation: Closing the innovation gap CLOUD AUTOMATION: CLOSING THE INNOVATION GAP

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Dec 11, 2017

Businesses often turn to the cloud as a new destination to run their workloads. But getting the most out of the cloud requires more than a simple lift-and-shift of your applications. That was the point made in our recent webinar, Cloud as a Model, not a Place: Migration and Automation. According to ...

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4 Tips for Getting Started with Microsoft Azure 4 TIPS FOR GETTING STARTED WITH MICROSOFT AZURE

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Dec 11, 2017

Let’s face it: Migrating to Microsoft Azure just isn’t as straightforward as switching from a local version of Office to Office 365. Managed well, cloud migrations can pay great dividends, but for small and midsize businesses, the move can be more than a little intimidating.

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Incidents getting critical? Here’s why visibility matters to cloud incident response INCIDENTS GETTING CRITICAL? HERE’S WHY VISIBILITY MATTERS TO CLOUD INCIDENT RESPONSE

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Dec 10, 2017

One of the key reasons cited by IT teams for those slow response times was a lack of visibility across their organization’s networks, with 80% reporting that they had blind spots in the network. The report also revealed a correlation between the number of organizations that admitted to having ...

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Nutanix and Citrix Pave Way for Hybrid Cloud VDI with Nutanix InstantON For Citrix Cloud NUTANIX AND CITRIX PAVE WAY FOR HYBRID CLOUD VDI WITH NUTANIX INSTANTON FOR CITRIX CLOUD

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Dec 08, 2017

We understand your desire to take advantage of the benefits of VDI. But we also know you just aren’t sure how to easily get there because we hear the same thing all the time.

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A private cloud is part of a hybrid cloud A PRIVATE CLOUD IS PART OF A HYBRID CLOUD

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Dec 07, 2017

A wide range of organizations use public clouds. But most also want to maintain systems under their direct control. Doing so may give them greater visibility and control. Certain workloads and data storage may be cheaper on-premise. The ability to customize and co-locate can also simplify integratio...

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Redise Cloud Private is Now Generally Available REDISE CLOUD PRIVATE IS NOW GENERALLY AVAILABLE

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Dec 06, 2017

We are excited to announce that Redis Enterprise Cloud Private (RCP) is now generally available, with simplified signup and automated management. This release brings customers the power to deploy fully managed Redis Enterprise within their VPC in a zero touch and seamless manner.

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cloud-init for RHEL 7.4 and CentOS 7.4 preview CLOUD-INIT FOR RHEL 7.4 AND CENTOS 7.4 PREVIEW

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Dec 06, 2017

cloud-init is an increasingly popular way to configure Linux VMs. Today we are pleased to announce a preview of provisioning RHEL 7.4 and CentOS 7.4 using cloud-init. This will allow you to migrate existing cloud-init configurations to Azure from other environments.

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Bringing hybrid cloud Java and Spring apps to Azure and Azure Stack BRINGING HYBRID CLOUD JAVA AND SPRING APPS TO AZURE AND AZURE STACK

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Dec 05, 2017

Microsoft is proud to be a platinum sponsor of Pivotal’s SpringOne Platform conference, which started yesterday in San Francisco. SpringOne Platform is a premier destination for enterprise developers and architects who are passionate about cloud-native applications, and IT leaders that have se...

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SAP Hybris Marketing Cloud SAP HYBRIS MARKETING CLOUD

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Dec 01, 2017

SAP Hybris Marketing Cloud gives a deeper understanding of customers. It can fetch data from any channel to create a single integrated customer view. Real-time insights help to develop custom Omni-channel experiences. It enables to identify profitable audiences which make it easier to know where to ...

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Cuestiones previas a migrar al Cloud CUESTIONES PREVIAS A MIGRAR AL CLOUD

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Dec 01, 2017

More and more companies are migrating their applications to public and private clouds . The main difference of migrating to one option or another is the availability of native tools and services that can greatly accelerate the process . For example, AWS has a database migration service that allows y...

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Managing Sensitive Health Data in the Public Cloud MANAGING SENSITIVE HEALTH DATA IN THE PUBLIC CLOUD

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Dec 01, 2017

When two healthcare IT veterans realized that a whopping 32 percent of all prescriptions called into pharmacies don’t get picked up, they decided to do something about it and founded a business to help close the gap. Their company, ScriptDrop contracts directly with pharmaceutical companies to...

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Increase the Speed Of Your Cloud Journey with FASP INCREASE THE SPEED OF YOUR CLOUD JOURNEY WITH FASP

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Nov 30, 2017

90% of organizations leverage cloud computing. There’s a good chance that your organization is either in the process of migrating or actively using the cloud. Over the last decade, cloud computing has become a popular mainstream solution. For good reason. Cloud computing has accelerated decisi...

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7 Ways Enterprise Cloud Satisfies the IT Wishlist 7 WAYS ENTERPRISE CLOUD SATISFIES THE IT WISHLIST

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Nov 30, 2017

Enterprise cloud can provide the craveable “pay-as-you-go” model of the public cloud but potentially at a much lower cost, while giving you a common foundation to run legacy apps alongside cloud-native applications. No ugly rip and replace required.

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John Engates’ Cloud Predictions for 2018 JOHN ENGATES’ CLOUD PREDICTIONS FOR 2018

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Nov 30, 2017

I’m lucky enough to spend a good portion of each working year with customers and speaking at conferences, where I get to hear from the best and brightest on virtually every subject related to cloud computing — which at this point is basically everything, from smart home devices to follow...

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How the Right Load Balancer Can Reduce the Cost of Your Private Cloud HOW THE RIGHT LOAD BALANCER CAN REDUCE THE COST OF YOUR PRIVATE CLOUD

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Nov 30, 2017

Load balancers play a critical role in the world of infrastructure. They improve the performance of applications by distributing network or application traffic across the servers in your environment.

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The 4 stages of your AWS Cloud journey THE 4 STAGES OF YOUR AWS CLOUD JOURNEY

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Nov 29, 2017

Gartner predicts that through the course of the next year, "90 percent of organisations will lack a postmodern application integration strategy and execution ability, resulting in integration disorder, greater complexity and cost". Experience seems to confirm Gartner's conclusion too, ...

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Cloud Communication Solution to Every Business CLOUD COMMUNICATION SOLUTION TO EVERY BUSINESS

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Nov 29, 2017

Modern business communications should not be limited to phone service alone. Businesses of all sizes need a secure and reliable solution that unifies HD voice, including voicemail and visual voicemail, fax, sophisticated call handling, and call routing with more advanced communications functionality...

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Sign up for Early Access to PureCloud Edge Media Microservice SIGN UP FOR EARLY ACCESS TO PURECLOUD EDGE MEDIA MICROSERVICE

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Nov 29, 2017

PureCloud is opening a beta program, giving customers the ability to test the new multitenant Edge media microservice that runs atop Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud. The Edge media tier manages all voice aspects of media processing for both customer engagement and unified communications. If you&rsqu...

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Hybrid Cloud Data Management Solutions for SAP HYBRID CLOUD DATA MANAGEMENT SOLUTIONS FOR SAP

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Nov 29, 2017

Watch this video and find out how to access your enterprise applications and data where they fit best—across on-premises, hosted, and public-cloud environments.

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Next-Gen Managed Service Providers Utilize Uber Model to Drive Multi-Cloud Success NEXT-GEN MANAGED SERVICE PROVIDERS UTILIZE UBER MODEL TO DRIVE MULTI-CLOUD SUCCESS

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Nov 29, 2017

In the new multi-cloud world, next-generation managed service providers (MSPs) can also leverage Uber-like concepts to help enterprises achieve breakthrough performance and efficiencies in managing their business applications across heterogeneous cloud environments.

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Integrations Innovation: Powered by the PureCloud Platform INTEGRATIONS INNOVATION: POWERED BY THE PURECLOUD PLATFORM

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Nov 28, 2017

A challenge that those of us in product management and development wrestle with daily is continually pushing the rate of innovation of PureCloud. One of the most powerful ways to do this is through technology partnerships. By leveraging marketplace vendors with existing solutions, we can integrate w...

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4 Ways to Reduce the Pain of Multi-Cloud Compliance – Take the Trial and Learn How 4 WAYS TO REDUCE THE PAIN OF MULTI-CLOUD COMPLIANCE – TAKE THE TRIAL AND LEARN HOW

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Nov 28, 2017

Staying ahead of the competition in digital business means that companies must continually innovate and deliver improved services and products to the market. The speed and agility of public cloud has proven to be a cost effective, flexible platform, but it has brought with it new security challenges...

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Blending the Power of ONTAP Cloud on AWS with VMware Cloud on AWS BLENDING THE POWER OF ONTAP CLOUD ON AWS WITH VMWARE CLOUD ON AWS

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Nov 28, 2017

You may wonder what NetApp is up to with our latest efforts with VMware and Amazon Web Services. Most of Netapp’s customers are well aware of our long partnership with VMware. We have many mutual customers who are using NetApp® storage behind their on-premises VMware environments. But we a...

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NetApp Neutrality: The Four Pillars For Working Across Public Clouds NETAPP NEUTRALITY: THE FOUR PILLARS FOR WORKING ACROSS PUBLIC CLOUDS

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Nov 28, 2017

Even for tried and true workloads, there’s more to NetApp’s cloud strategy than “ONTAP® everywhere.” SnapMirror® is a popular way to back up data, but it isn’t the only one. NetApp’s AltaVault™ finds the cheapest place to put storage, and places it t...

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Cloud Object Storage: Do more with your data on IBM Cloud CLOUD OBJECT STORAGE: DO MORE WITH YOUR DATA ON IBM CLOUD

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Nov 28, 2017

Looking to access the right data at the right time for agile decision-making and operations? See how cloud storage can transform your business.  If your business needs fast data retrieval for collaboration with users around the world, you'll need an always-on, secure and self-service cloud ...

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The Essential Question to Ask When You’re Securing Your Cloud Operations THE ESSENTIAL QUESTION TO ASK WHEN YOU’RE SECURING YOUR CLOUD OPERATIONS

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Nov 28, 2017

Modern security products can leverage the cloud for real-time intelligence. The intrusion prevention systems, endpoint protection solutions, and security information and event management tools running in our data centers rely on cloud-based threat intelligence to provide real-time updates as the thr...

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3 Steps to Predict Azure Cloud Migration Costs 3 STEPS TO PREDICT AZURE CLOUD MIGRATION COSTS

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Nov 24, 2017

There’s a simple reason why one in three businesses say their cloud migration was more expensive and complicated than expected. They planned it wrong! But just because the explanation is simple, doesn’t mean the solution will be. Migration to cloud services like Azure is a complex affair...

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Is Security in the Cloud Any More Secure? IS SECURITY IN THE CLOUD ANY MORE SECURE?

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Nov 22, 2017

Organizations can better position themselves for data security resiliency by first understanding which responsibilities for managing cloud security fall under their ownership and which can be addressed by a cloud provider. The components of cloud operations can be categorized and aligned to company ...

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See How to Optimize IT Security & Compliance In Multi-Cloud Environments SEE HOW TO OPTIMIZE IT SECURITY & COMPLIANCE IN MULTI-CLOUD ENVIRONMENTS

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Nov 21, 2017

BMC’s SecOps Policy Service ensures your developers can perform critical security and compliance checks without hampering agile development and innovation. It's a cloud-based offering that provides continuous verification, analytics, and governance throughout your software delivery process...

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HPE Cloud Bank Storage HPE CLOUD BANK STORAGE

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Nov 21, 2017

HPE Cloud Bank Storage lets you leverage the economics, agility and flexibility of the cloud for modernized data protection.

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The Digital Healthcare Revolution: Are You Ready to Move to the Cloud? THE DIGITAL HEALTHCARE REVOLUTION: ARE YOU READY TO MOVE TO THE CLOUD?

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Nov 21, 2017

Between technological advances and patient expectations, healthcare providers find themselves in the middle of a digital healthcare revolution. What once was an analog world, is now transforming into an online highway, fully equipped with new tools and new ways of providing care. These digital healt...

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Spotinst and Hashicorp Nomad to Reduce EC2 Costs for Users SPOTINST AND HASHICORP NOMAD TO REDUCE EC2 COSTS FOR USERS

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Nov 21, 2017

This is a guest post from Pavel Klushin, Solutions Architect at Spotinst. Spotinst is an online cloud management platform which allows companies to run their mission-critical applications and manage their infrastructure while reducing costs by up to 80%.

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Progress for cloud-enabled robots PROGRESS FOR CLOUD-ENABLED ROBOTS

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Nov 20, 2017

Robots have become smart, but when you use cloud resources to run them, they can become even smarter – and faster. While cloud-enabled robotics has been around in some form since 2011, some companies have recently taken the field from theory to practice.

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3 Reasons Why You Should Run Microsoft Office in the Cloud 3 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD RUN MICROSOFT OFFICE IN THE CLOUD

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Nov 20, 2017

When Microsoft introduced Office 365 in 2010, few enterprises ran all of their mission-critical business applications in the cloud. That’s changed dramatically over the last seven years. In fact, in July, Microsoft announced that revenue from its cloud-based Office 365 surpassed that from its ...

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How Black & Veatch Cloud-enables ArcGIS Portal using LoadSpring HOW BLACK & VEATCH CLOUD-ENABLES ARCGIS PORTAL USING LOADSPRING

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Nov 17, 2017

“Building a World of Difference®” is how global engineering, consulting and construction company Black & Veatch sums up its different activities. They rely on Geographical Information Systems (GIS) software to take complex project data and render it as simple visuals that are eas...

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AWS Security – Identity and Access Management AWS SECURITY – IDENTITY AND ACCESS MANAGEMENT

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Nov 17, 2017

Cloud based services has taken over today’s world and over the past few years, delivering cloud based Identity and Access Management (IAM) solutions is no exception. The right solution can reduce risk, cut down costs and save time, but choosing the right vendor requires careful consideration.

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Object Store on SAP Cloud Platform OBJECT STORE ON SAP CLOUD PLATFORM

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Nov 17, 2017

Object Store on SAP Cloud Platform is a scalable, flexible, ease of use, cost effective storage solution for applications built on SAP Cloud Platform.

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CLOUD SERVICES COMPARISON: AMAZON VS MICROSOFT AZURE VS GOOGLE CLOUD CLOUD SERVICES COMPARISON: AMAZON VS MICROSOFT AZURE VS GOOGLE CLOUD

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Nov 17, 2017

As companies are gaining business momentum at a rampant pace, the use and application of different cloud services have become talk of the town. Companies are shifting from self-maintained data centers, as they are expensive to maintain and are not fully scalable. Cloud services have proved to be piv...

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Leading UK Property Company talks about the value of the VMware Powered iland cloud LEADING UK PROPERTY COMPANY TALKS ABOUT THE VALUE OF THE VMWARE POWERED ILAND CLOUD

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Nov 17, 2017

At VMworld Europe this year, we were lucky to have many iland customers at the event to share their experiences on leveraging Secure Cloud services from our VMware Powered global cloud.

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Hybrid Cloud and Multi-Cloud Mix Dominate Deployments HYBRID CLOUD AND MULTI-CLOUD MIX DOMINATE DEPLOYMENTS

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Nov 16, 2017

There are clouds on the horizon for 2018 – lots of them. According to new data from 451 Research, companies are spending more than ever on hybrid cloud environments and multi-cloud services and they’re investing in all types of cloud infrastructures.  Nearly 90% of large companies s...

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Improve business productivity with IBM Cloud IMPROVE BUSINESS PRODUCTIVITY WITH IBM CLOUD

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Nov 16, 2017

SAB Holdings streamlines processes and creates new revenue opportunities with IBM Cloud Managed Services and SAP S/4HANA.

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Self-Service: A Necessary Ingredient for the Modern Cloud SELF-SERVICE: A NECESSARY INGREDIENT FOR THE MODERN CLOUD

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Nov 15, 2017

In previous posts in this series, we discussed the intricacies and benefits of cloud-friendly technologies such as per-app gateways and cloud-native DNS-based policies. Here, we’ll look at two different (but equally crucial) elements of realizing those technologies: self-service gateway deploy...

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3 Reasons You Need A Cloud Managed Services Provider 3 REASONS YOU NEED A CLOUD MANAGED SERVICES PROVIDER

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Nov 15, 2017

Many IT leaders have been asking themselves if they need a Cloud Managed Services Provider. Given a lack of experienced cloud technologist and growing complexities, the answer seems clear. As Gartner has pointed out, the chances of businesses having a “no cloud” policy will soon sound as...

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3 strategies for migrating applications to the cloud 3 STRATEGIES FOR MIGRATING APPLICATIONS TO THE CLOUD

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Nov 14, 2017

Companies used to automatically default to the former “lifting and shifting” existing apps to the cloud. And that made sense at the time because it helped them capture the low-hanging fruit: IT cost savings without a lot of effort.

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Workday Cloud Platform: Building for a dynamic future WORKDAY CLOUD PLATFORM: BUILDING FOR A DYNAMIC FUTURE

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Nov 14, 2017

Workday’s annual gathering of customers, prospective customers, partners, and employees, Workday shared the latest on the open Workday Cloud Platform, its Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) offering.

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HashiCorp Vault 0.9 HASHICORP VAULT 0.9

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Nov 14, 2017

The 0.9 release of Vault is focused on new functionality that improves Vault’s governance and data security capabilities across globally-distributed, multi-cloud environments.

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iland cloud at UK VMUG UserCon ILAND CLOUD AT UK VMUG USERCON

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Nov 14, 2017

With cloud adoption standing at 88% amongst UK organisations, embracing the cloud revolution is now mainstream.

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IBM Power Systems and the Cloud: Your Unfair Advantage IBM POWER SYSTEMS AND THE CLOUD: YOUR UNFAIR ADVANTAGE

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Nov 13, 2017

IBM Power Systems’ open cloud strategy supports a wide variety of cloud computing models, adaptable to your specific business needs—with private, hybrid and public cloud environments.

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Cloud Generation Endpoint Security – Protect Your Users Everywhere and On All Devices CLOUD GENERATION ENDPOINT SECURITY – PROTECT YOUR USERS EVERYWHERE AND ON ALL DEVICES

blog article

Nov 12, 2017

We took on that challenge with the introduction of Symantec Endpoint Protection 14 (SEP) one year ago. For the first time, customers could combat cyber threats with an integrated defense platform that would fully orchestrate prevention, detection and response across endpoints, gateways, messaging an...

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Cloud Storage Bucket Performance CLOUD STORAGE BUCKET PERFORMANCE

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Nov 09, 2017

In this episode of cloud performance atlas, Colt McAnlis figures out what the right GCS bucket is, for the right performance.

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Cloud Happened. Have You Lost Control of Your Data Center? CLOUD HAPPENED. HAVE YOU LOST CONTROL OF YOUR DATA CENTER?

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Nov 08, 2017

When looking at hybrid cloud connectivity in a modern data center, most people first think about Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) providers like Amazon AWS, Azure or Google Compute Engine. But the real shift in cloud is the fact that more and more of the applications in the data center are just li...

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5 capabilities of effective cloud cost management 5 CAPABILITIES OF EFFECTIVE CLOUD COST MANAGEMENT

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Nov 08, 2017

Public cloud costs are buried in monthly billing detail across multiple accounts and providers, business units, and teams. As a result, IT leaders do not have visibility into the total cost of supporting technology services and cannot make informed decisions about the most effective use of the publi...

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Achieving maximum efficiency from cloud data protection ACHIEVING MAXIMUM EFFICIENCY FROM CLOUD DATA PROTECTION

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Nov 07, 2017

Tintri introduced Cloud Connector, our goal was to create a solution for cloud data protection that was extremely efficient.

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Juniper Contrail Cloud JUNIPER CONTRAIL CLOUD

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Nov 05, 2017

Contrail Cloud is an integrated telco cloud platform built to run high performant NFV with always-on reliability, enabling service providers to deliver innovative services with greater agility.

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Oracle RAC on VMware Cloud on Amazon AWS ORACLE RAC ON VMWARE CLOUD ON AMAZON AWS

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Nov 03, 2017

With the recent launch of the VMware Cloud on AWS Software Defined Data Center (SDDC) from VMware, many Business Critical Application (BCA) workloads that were previously difficult to deploy in the cloud no longer require significant platform modifications.

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How to manage Change Management process in Cloud HOW TO MANAGE CHANGE MANAGEMENT PROCESS IN CLOUD

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Nov 03, 2017

Change Management (CM) is one of the ITIL processes responsible for controlling the life cycle of IT Infrastructure. The main objective of this process is to enable changes to be made while ensuring minimum disruption in IT services.

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kiteworks 3 Brings Automation and Cloud Storage Integration to Enterprise File Sharing KITEWORKS 3 BRINGS AUTOMATION AND CLOUD STORAGE INTEGRATION TO ENTERPRISE FILE SHARING

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Nov 01, 2017

Enterprises run on content, and today that content is everywhere: on Enterprise Content Management (ECM) platforms like Microsoft SharePoint and OpenText Documentum, on cloud services such as Office 365, and on public-cloud services like Box, Dropbox and Google Drive. When organizations share conten...

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Security for the Multicloud World SECURITY FOR THE MULTICLOUD WORLD

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Nov 01, 2017

An overview of the Cisco cloud security portfolio that enables organizations to realize the value of the multicloud world.

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Improved Scalability and Usability is Here with Cloud Marketplace October 2017 Update IMPROVED SCALABILITY AND USABILITY IS HERE WITH CLOUD MARKETPLACE OCTOBER 2017 UPDATE

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Oct 30, 2017

The Ingram Micro Cloud Marketplace undergoes an upgrade to its core systems as part of our ongoing commitment to better support our reseller partners.

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APIs Connect Apps—And Slow Them Down APIS CONNECT APPS—AND SLOW THEM DOWN

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Oct 30, 2017

APIs build bridges between applications. Now that companies are moving quickly to cloud-based and SaaS applications, these APIs are a lifesaver.

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Are Your Enterprise Files Safe in the Cloud? Yes, with Nasuni’s Security Model ARE YOUR ENTERPRISE FILES SAFE IN THE CLOUD? YES, WITH NASUNI’S SECURITY MODEL

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Oct 27, 2017

Security is central to everything we do at Nasuni. In 2017, our hybrid cloud file services platform and global file system were put through comprehensive security audits by some of the world’s most security-conscious enterprises.

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Construct Your Cloud Infrastructure for Performance, Efficiency CONSTRUCT YOUR CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE FOR PERFORMANCE, EFFICIENCY

blog article

Oct 27, 2017

Cloud infrastructures come in a lot of different flavors these days, but they all need to perform well and consistently if they’re going to succeed.

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Multi-Clouds Are Trending: Why You Should Care MULTI-CLOUDS ARE TRENDING: WHY YOU SHOULD CARE

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Oct 26, 2017

In spite of the potential challenges associated with a multi-cloud strategy, CIOs and IT teams understand it can also offer substantial cost-related and agility benefits when utilized in a measured and strategic way.

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Introducing Oracle Autonomous Data Warehouse Cloud INTRODUCING ORACLE AUTONOMOUS DATA WAREHOUSE CLOUD

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Oct 26, 2017

Oracle SVP Çetin Özbütün shares an overview of Oracle Autonomous Data Warehouse Cloud, which offers automated "load and go" management and tuning, high performance, and instant elasticity.

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How to license cloud and hybrid software environments HOW TO LICENSE CLOUD AND HYBRID SOFTWARE ENVIRONMENTS

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Oct 24, 2017

Complexity abounds across software vendors, contracts, license types and acquisition models. Get the best global solution with DXC SLMS.

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Shining a Light on Shadow IT: Jason Crist on the Future of Cloud Security SHINING A LIGHT ON SHADOW IT: JASON CRIST ON THE FUTURE OF CLOUD SECURITY

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Oct 24, 2017

As impatient employees demand access to new cloud-based services and devices - which sometimes don't mesh with an organization's existing security framework - they're not taking no for an answer.

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Granularity is critical for data protection at scale GRANULARITY IS CRITICAL FOR DATA PROTECTION AT SCALE

blog article

Oct 24, 2017

Traditional storage operating at LUN or volume granularity makes cloud data protection inefficient.

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3 Network Problems That Affect the Cloud App End-User Experience 3 NETWORK PROBLEMS THAT AFFECT THE CLOUD APP END-USER EXPERIENCE

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Oct 23, 2017

When you’re using the cloud, the network is a crucial part of every application. There isn’t anything local; all access is over either the public internet or a direct connection to the cloud. While the cloud provider can ensure adequate resources for performance on their backend, they ha...

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Could This Be The World’s Simplest Tier 1 Cloud Data Center Infrastructure? COULD THIS BE THE WORLD’S SIMPLEST TIER 1 CLOUD DATA CENTER INFRASTRUCTURE?

blog article

Oct 23, 2017

Datrium’s goal this year was to ship the world’s simplest infrastructure for compute+primary+secondary storage with cloud data management.  Our rate of progress is the main reason Q3 sales were about 4x Q1, and we’re not slowing down.

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Cloud Compliance Explained: 4 Keys for Success CLOUD COMPLIANCE EXPLAINED: 4 KEYS FOR SUCCESS

blog article

Oct 20, 2017

Cloud compliance is a huge issue for a majority of organizations, and it all begins the second you decide to migrate your data to the cloud. Until recently, most Cloud Service Providers (CSPs) only focused on providing data storage and cloud storage services to companies, without much energy dedicat...

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Don’t Take SaaS for Granted Make Sure Your Deployments Go Smoothly DON’T TAKE SAAS FOR GRANTED MAKE SURE YOUR DEPLOYMENTS GO SMOOTHLY

blog article

Oct 19, 2017

Cloud application adoption is a force that can’t be stopped. And honestly, do any IT leaders really want to stop it? There are a lot of benefits to using cloud and SaaS applications.

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Improving Your Cloud Computing Deployment IMPROVING YOUR CLOUD COMPUTING DEPLOYMENT

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Oct 19, 2017

An expert in cloud computing talks about various technologies that improve a cloud deployment.

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An economic framework for cloud migration (pt. 2) AN ECONOMIC FRAMEWORK FOR CLOUD MIGRATION (PT. 2)

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Oct 17, 2017

A couple weeks ago, we introduced the first two steps of a framework we’re sharing with IT teams to help them work through their cloud migration.  In steps 1 and 2, we covered why creating a baseline is important for planning your migration and how creating a business case will establish ...

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Accenture and VMware: Enabling Hybrid Cloud with VMware Cloud on AWS ACCENTURE AND VMWARE: ENABLING HYBRID CLOUD WITH VMWARE CLOUD ON AWS

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Oct 17, 2017

The right hybrid cloud strategy helps enterprise unlock limitless possibilities.

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Build hyperscale digital and advanced cloud commerce with the latest Odin Automation Premium 7.2 release BUILD HYPERSCALE DIGITAL AND ADVANCED CLOUD COMMERCE WITH THE LATEST ODIN AUTOMATION PREMIUM 7.2 RELEASE

blog article

Oct 11, 2017

Today we have launched a new release of the Ingram Micro Cloud’s flagship platform, Odin Automation (OA) Premium, the hyperscale digital commerce platform that provides significant enhancements for the world’s leading service providers.

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Nasuni Partners with Varonis to Bring Greater Security to Hybrid Cloud File Services NASUNI PARTNERS WITH VARONIS TO BRING GREATER SECURITY TO HYBRID CLOUD FILE SERVICES

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Oct 11, 2017

Data security has historically been a barrier to moving data into the cloud. Nasuni’s advanced security model overcomes this issue for the many enterprises replacing legacy NAS and on-premises file servers with our hybrid cloud platform.

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Tripwire Controls for the Hybrid Cloud TRIPWIRE CONTROLS FOR THE HYBRID CLOUD

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Oct 10, 2017

As organizations migrate assets into the cloud, they continue to be responsible for their proper configuration, security, compliance and management.

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Eliminate Transition Points for More Efficient Cloud Data Protection ELIMINATE TRANSITION POINTS FOR MORE EFFICIENT CLOUD DATA PROTECTION

blog article

Oct 10, 2017

When you think about use cases for cloud storage, data protection and disaster recovery are likely among the first things that come to mind. But not all approaches to cloud data protection are the same.

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The Power of Cloud Brokerage THE POWER OF CLOUD BROKERAGE

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Oct 09, 2017

IT Experts discuss hot topics driving change in IT environments.  To lean more or to schedule 30 mins to discuss your Enterprise IT issues,.

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The Single Biggest Benefit Of Enterprise Cloud THE SINGLE BIGGEST BENEFIT OF ENTERPRISE CLOUD

blog article

Oct 09, 2017

Organizations across the globe are increasingly looking to public cloud not to reduce infrastructure costs but to enhance the ability of the business to react more quickly and effectively to the increasingly dynamic marketplace.

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The IBM Cloud is the cloud for business. Yours. THE IBM CLOUD IS THE CLOUD FOR BUSINESS. YOURS.

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Oct 06, 2017

The IBM Cloud can help insurers protect cars from storms, help shield financial transactions from hacks and threats, and help track a diamond on a Blockchain to secure it from theft and fraud. This is the cloud that's designed for your data, AI ready, secure to the core.

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The IBM Cloud is the cloud for business THE IBM CLOUD IS THE CLOUD FOR BUSINESS

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Oct 06, 2017

The IBM Cloud can help insurers protect cars from storms, help shield financial transactions from hacks and threats, and help track a diamond on a Blockchain to secure it from theft and fraud.

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Ingram Micro Cloud, Samsung and AWS Deliver Windows® as a Service to Mobile Prosumers INGRAM MICRO CLOUD, SAMSUNG AND AWS DELIVER WINDOWS® AS A SERVICE TO MOBILE PROSUMERS

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Oct 05, 2017

Ingram Micro Cloud’s collaboration with AWS takes this mobile solution even further. Amazon WorkSpaces is a virtual Microsoft Windows desktop that is served from AWS cloud and includes Windows, virtual CPU, memory and storage.

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Profiling Google Cloud Storage Performance PROFILING GOOGLE CLOUD STORAGE PERFORMANCE

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Oct 05, 2017

In this episode of Cloud Performance Atlas, Colt McAnlis takes a look at how to profile the read & write performance of Google Cloud Storage.

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Top 5 Capabilities of Multi-Cloud Discovery TOP 5 CAPABILITIES OF MULTI-CLOUD DISCOVERY

blog article

Oct 04, 2017

Holistic cloud management includes multiple initiatives, but one of the most important is also commonly overlooked: discovery.

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ClearBlade Shatters IoT Scalability Benchmarks Leveraging Oracle Cloud Infrastructure High Performance Servers CLEARBLADE SHATTERS IOT SCALABILITY BENCHMARKS LEVERAGING ORACLE CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE HIGH PERFORMANCE SERVERS

blog article

Oct 03, 2017

The ClearBlade IoT Platform enables companies to build IoT solutions that connect Devices to Enterprise Applications. The ClearBlade Cloud Platform and ClearBlade Edge Platform are specifically engineered to securely and flexibly deploy across any cloud, on-premise infrastructure or industrial gatew...

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Learning BackupAssist - Cloud Backup LEARNING BACKUPASSIST - CLOUD BACKUP

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Oct 03, 2017

BackupAssist enables you to backup both files and applications to public cloud providers such as Azure and S3, providing an extra layer of protection for disaster recovery purposes.

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DISASTER RECOVERY PLAN FOR RACKSPACE CLOUD SERVERS DISASTER RECOVERY PLAN FOR RACKSPACE CLOUD SERVERS

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Sep 29, 2017

Irrespective of whether you use the Cloud or dedicated servers, it is essential that you should have a proper plan of countering any event if something goes wrong. To put it as simply as possible, technology breaks sometimes.

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Oracle Database Cloud Service - Using QuickStarts ORACLE DATABASE CLOUD SERVICE - USING QUICKSTARTS

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Sep 29, 2017

Use the QuickStarts feature to easily and quickly create an Oracle Database Cloud Service database deployment.

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Overcoming the Top 5 E-Commerce Marketing Challenges with Ingram Micro’s Cloud Store OVERCOMING THE TOP 5 E-COMMERCE MARKETING CHALLENGES WITH INGRAM MICRO’S CLOUD STORE

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Sep 28, 2017

What aspect of e-commerce marketing do you find the most challenging? If you’re like most business marketers, there are several areas. Some of the most common challenges today include lead generation, proving ROI on your activities, securing a marketing budget, managing your site and identifyi...

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IntraWorlds Oracle Talent Acquisition Cloud Connector INTRAWORLDS ORACLE TALENT ACQUISITION CLOUD CONNECTOR

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Sep 28, 2017

This video shows how the integration between IntraWorlds and the Oracle Talent Acquisition Cloud works.

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Scaling An Open Convergence System For Hybrid Cloud Infrastructures SCALING AN OPEN CONVERGENCE SYSTEM FOR HYBRID CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURES

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Sep 27, 2017

In a traditional storage array, all data management functions are performed by the storage controller.  As more hosts are added, performance (as seen by a host) decreases because the storage controller is shared by all hosts.

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Truth or Myth: 5 Cloud Computing Claims Put to the Test TRUTH OR MYTH: 5 CLOUD COMPUTING CLAIMS PUT TO THE TEST

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Sep 27, 2017

Although cloud computing has become standard practice for most IT organizations, the idea is still surprisingly misunderstood.

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Rackspace to Provide Partner Managed Cloud for SAP Software RACKSPACE TO PROVIDE PARTNER MANAGED CLOUD FOR SAP SOFTWARE

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Sep 26, 2017

Rackspace® announced today an agreement with SAP® (NYSE: SAP) to provide a partner managed cloud for SAP software solutions.

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Pivotal Q&A: Building Fast, Agile Applications at Scale With Pivotal Cloud Foundry and Redis Labs PIVOTAL Q&A: BUILDING FAST, AGILE APPLICATIONS AT SCALE WITH PIVOTAL CLOUD FOUNDRY AND REDIS LABS

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Sep 25, 2017

The modern application needs to cater to a variety of functions and services. They need to accomplish both transactions, analytics, operational processing, and so on. Often they deal with a wide variety of data – from location to relationships to documents or graph. They can be legacy or brand...

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Red Hat Gluster Storage in the Public Cloud RED HAT GLUSTER STORAGE IN THE PUBLIC CLOUD

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Sep 25, 2017

In this video how Red Hat Gluster Storage offers flexible deployment options across all three major public cloud providers, to enable seamless lift and shift of applications from bare metal, virtual machines, containers, and the open hybrid cloud.

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CloudFabric Powers Satellite Network CLOUDFABRIC POWERS SATELLITE NETWORK

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Sep 25, 2017

Huawei CloudFabric data center network solution helps Hong Kong's APT Datamatrix build a high-capacity cloud data center based on high-end Huawei ICT infrastructure to provide cloud services to thousands of customers.

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cloudchat Recap: Talent, Experience and the Cost of Expertise CLOUDCHAT RECAP: TALENT, EXPERIENCE AND THE COST OF EXPERTISE

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Sep 25, 2017

We learned in our previous #cloudchat series that IT transformation is a journey, not a destination. This week, we heard this theme again, in the context of IT decision makers’ careers.

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Preparing Your Business For Digital Transformation With Data Science & Cloud Computing PREPARING YOUR BUSINESS FOR DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION WITH DATA SCIENCE & CLOUD COMPUTING

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Sep 22, 2017

Modern enterprise technologies generate vast amounts of data, which can be challenging and time-consuming to analyse.

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Simplifying Hybrid Cloud with Automation SIMPLIFYING HYBRID CLOUD WITH AUTOMATION

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Sep 22, 2017

A good cloud management platform (CMP) is a simple application that allows properly identified users to create the resources they need in multiple cloud providers without worrying about the different provider interfaces.

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Finding the right cloud collaboration solution for your business FINDING THE RIGHT CLOUD COLLABORATION SOLUTION FOR YOUR BUSINESS

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Sep 21, 2017

Organizations are built on ever-growing networks of individuals, teams, clients, partners and suppliers. It means that today’s agile organization must be able to work seamlessly across organizational and geographical boundaries.

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Arista Any Cloud Networking - Our Next Frontier ARISTA ANY CLOUD NETWORKING - OUR NEXT FRONTIER

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Sep 20, 2017

The modern cloud networking world is vastly different from traditional enterprise IT, and the gap is getting wider everyday. How does one truly scale across millions of machines and workloads globally? A decade ago, Arista pioneered the new software driven networking era and the same challenges now ...

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6 Reasons Your Creative Team Should Use a Cloud File System for Mac File Sharing 6 REASONS YOUR CREATIVE TEAM SHOULD USE A CLOUD FILE SYSTEM FOR MAC FILE SHARING

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Sep 20, 2017

Here are 6 reasons top media, advertising, and consumer brand firms, as well as in-house design departments, are turning to cloud storage platforms like Amazon S3, Microsoft Azure, and IBM Cloud Object Storage and cloud file system solutions like Nasuni as the new way to share and transfer large Mac...

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Three Ways to Get Your Multi-Cloud Costs Under Control THREE WAYS TO GET YOUR MULTI-CLOUD COSTS UNDER CONTROL

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Sep 20, 2017

The thought of putting your company’s sensitive data in the cloud brought concerns about security, and likely some sleepless nights worrying about outages.

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Building an Open Cloud Strategy BUILDING AN OPEN CLOUD STRATEGY

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Sep 20, 2017

Open Cloud is not just using Open Source software to build private or hybrid clouds. In my opinion, it is also the adoption of the open source culture and best practices as the cornerstone of an Open Cloud Strategy.

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ATTN: Cloud Builders- Gear up for Microsoft Ignite ATTN: CLOUD BUILDERS- GEAR UP FOR MICROSOFT IGNITE

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Sep 19, 2017

Summer may almost be over but all the fun and festivities don’t have to end. Microsoft Ignite 2017 is ready to kick off in Orlando providing attendees the chance to learn, network and extend the summer bash a little longer.

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Azure HDInsight training resources – Learn about big data using open source technologies AZURE HDINSIGHT TRAINING RESOURCES – LEARN ABOUT BIG DATA USING OPEN SOURCE TECHNOLOGIES

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Sep 19, 2017

Azure HDInsight is the only fully-managed cloud Hadoop & Spark offering that gives you optimized open-source analytic clusters for Spark, Hive, MapReduce, HBase, Storm, Kafka, and Microsoft R Server backed by a 99.9% SLA.

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Amazon Tweaks Cloud Computing Business Strategy AMAZON TWEAKS CLOUD COMPUTING BUSINESS STRATEGY

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Sep 18, 2017

When Amazon launched Amazon Web Services in 2006, it sparked a cloud computing revolution. Now, Amazon is changing the game again, in a subtle but important way.

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When Should I Use a Hosted Private Cloud? WHEN SHOULD I USE A HOSTED PRIVATE CLOUD?

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Sep 18, 2017

In a hosted private cloud model, the infrastructure, data center facilities, power and cooling and a variety of services and security options are provided by a service provider.

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XcellHost Performance Cloud Hosting XCELLHOST PERFORMANCE CLOUD HOSTING

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Sep 15, 2017

XcellHost Performance Cloud Solutions is ready to take you there. With the help of our Windows and Linux virtual services, host any applications using top of the lines infrastructure.

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Red Hat Shares September 2017: public, private, or hybrid cloud? RED HAT SHARES SEPTEMBER 2017: PUBLIC, PRIVATE, OR HYBRID CLOUD?

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Sep 15, 2017

The differences between public, private, and hybrid clouds may be nuanced, but what you get out of them should be crystal clear. Learn about these differences today.

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Peace-of-Mind Cloud Computing PEACE-OF-MIND CLOUD COMPUTING

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Sep 14, 2017

Welcome to a bright new day for cloud computing. HP Thin Clients deliver the tools for simple cloud manageability and control.

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Keep credentials out of code: Introducing Azure AD Managed Service Identity KEEP CREDENTIALS OUT OF CODE: INTRODUCING AZURE AD MANAGED SERVICE IDENTITY

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Sep 14, 2017

A common challenge in cloud development is managing the credentials used to authenticate to cloud services.

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Cost Effective Cloud Security: Rent-A-Center COST EFFECTIVE CLOUD SECURITY: RENT-A-CENTER'S CLOUD-FIRST APPROACH ON AWS

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Sep 14, 2017

Cloud Security leader Alert Logic’s AWS Vulnerability Management product was implemented on Rent-A-Center’s AWS Cloud Platform to achieve their Cloud-First approach.

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Roadmap to the Modern Cloud with Oracle and TCS ROADMAP TO THE MODERN CLOUD WITH ORACLE AND TCS

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Sep 13, 2017

Learn how Oracle Cloud and TCS are helping customers drive real digital transformation by overcoming the most complex business challenges and delivering innovative results.

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Designing a Private Cloud for PCI Compliance DESIGNING A PRIVATE CLOUD FOR PCI COMPLIANCE

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Sep 13, 2017

Employing multi-layer security architecture, the Cardholder Data Environment (CDE) in the above architecture diagram is securely isolated from other networks and applications in the cloud.

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Multi-Cloud Defined: What Is Multi-Cloud, Exactly? MULTI-CLOUD DEFINED: WHAT IS MULTI-CLOUD, EXACTLY?

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Sep 12, 2017

We’ve been talking about multi-cloud a lot lately here at BMC, and for good reason: managing the complexity of today’s evolving IT environments is what we do.

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Hybrid Cloud Simplified with IBM Cloud & VMware HCX Technologies HYBRID CLOUD SIMPLIFIED WITH IBM CLOUD & VMWARE HCX TECHNOLOGIES

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Sep 12, 2017

IBM Cloud for VMware Solutions provides a scalable cloud & access to a vast array of services.

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Cloud Trends to Keep an on Eye on in 2017 CLOUD TRENDS TO KEEP AN ON EYE ON IN 2017

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Sep 11, 2017

Forrester, Gartner, and IDC unanimously agree that the cloud presents huge growth opportunities for managed service providers (MSPs).

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Managing Hybrid Cloud Security MANAGING HYBRID CLOUD SECURITY

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Sep 11, 2017

The rapid adoption of cloud technology has made infrastructure security exponentially more complex.

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BMC Discovery for Multi-Cloud Overview BMC DISCOVERY FOR MULTI-CLOUD OVERVIEW

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Sep 08, 2017

BMC Discovery (formerly BMC Atrium Discovery and Dependency Mapping or ADDM) creates a dynamic, holistic view of all data center assets and the relationships between them, giving IT crucial visibility into how the assets support the business.

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At VMworld 2017, Hybrid Cloud Roadblocks and Realities AT VMWORLD 2017, HYBRID CLOUD ROADBLOCKS AND REALITIES

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Sep 08, 2017

For the first two days of the event and beyond, a main conversation in keynotes, in sessions and among attendees was the opportunity presented by the newly available VMware Cloud (VMC) run out of Amazon’s AWS.

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Introduction to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Object Storage INTRODUCTION TO ORACLE CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE OBJECT STORAGE

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Sep 08, 2017

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Object Storage is an internet scale, highly durable and highly available storage service. It is ideal for storing unstructured data as objects.

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Why More than 50% of Cloud Deployments Today are Hybrid WHY MORE THAN 50% OF CLOUD DEPLOYMENTS TODAY ARE HYBRID

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Sep 06, 2017

By enabling public, private and virtual private cloud infrastructure to co-exist and thrive, the hybrid model is reshaping enterprise IT dramatically. According to a recent survey by Netmagic at the 2017 Cloud Leadership Summit, hybrid is now the preferred deployment model for more than 50% of compa...

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What is Hybrid Cloud? A Real World Use Case WHAT IS HYBRID CLOUD? A REAL WORLD USE CASE

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Sep 05, 2017

What exactly is Hybrid Cloud? James Pierce walks you through a real world use case that is industry agnostic and covers the breadth of IBM solutions and processes that are included.

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NSX Cloud: Consistent Networking & Security for Apps in Public Clouds NSX CLOUD: CONSISTENT NETWORKING & SECURITY FOR APPS IN PUBLIC CLOUDS

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Sep 05, 2017

VMware NSX Cloud provides consistent networking and security for applications running natively in public clouds.

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Is My Data Safe in the Cloud? IS MY DATA SAFE IN THE CLOUD?

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Sep 01, 2017

In some cases, worries about security are likely keeping companies from being more aggressive in moving to the cloud.

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Cloud Computing Security: Provider & Consumer Responsibilities CLOUD COMPUTING SECURITY: PROVIDER & CONSUMER RESPONSIBILITIES

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Aug 31, 2017

Cloud always comes as a Shared Responsibility model between a service provider (example Amazon, Azure Google) and customers using this service.

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Top 5 Trends Shaping Up The DC and Cloud Markets TOP 5 TRENDS SHAPING UP THE DC AND CLOUD MARKETS

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Aug 30, 2017

A decade ago, the first cloud computing service became commercially available. It has since been revolutionizing the way businesses consume, process, and share information. It has come a long way from being an industry buzzword to a prominent strategy for organizations looking to impact their agilit...

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How to Help Customers Transition to the Cloud HOW TO HELP CUSTOMERS TRANSITION TO THE CLOUD

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Aug 24, 2017

There are two ways service providers and resellers end up transitioning their customers to the cloud.

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Coin mining malware heads to the cloud with Zminer COIN MINING MALWARE HEADS TO THE CLOUD WITH ZMINER

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Aug 24, 2017

Netskope Threat Research Labs has detected several samples related to a coin miner malware named Zminer. The kill chain begins with the delivery of a drive-by download Zminer executable that downloads payloads from Amazon S3 cloud storage to a victim’s machine and then uses the machine’s...

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The Lure of Cloud Applications & Infrastructure THE LURE OF CLOUD APPLICATIONS & INFRASTRUCTURE

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Aug 24, 2017

According to research firm IDC, 80% of enterprise companies will adopt hybrid cloud architectures by 2018.

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Simplify hybrid cloud adoption with IBM Cloud + VMware SIMPLIFY HYBRID CLOUD ADOPTION WITH IBM CLOUD + VMWARE

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Aug 23, 2017

IBM Cloud for VMware Solutions makes it easy to move workloads to the cloud without compromising security. Enhance your cloud journey with cognitive, IoT and advanced analytics services.

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Virtualization Software Will Not Just Survive, It Will Thrive In a Cloud Computing World VIRTUALIZATION SOFTWARE WILL NOT JUST SURVIVE, IT WILL THRIVE IN A CLOUD COMPUTING WORLD

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Aug 23, 2017

Deutsche Bank had overestimated AWS’s threat to VMware’s business. They have come to realize that the company’s server virtualization software can continue to thrive in a cloud computing world.

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SGN Assures Speed, Quality and Security for Critical Cloud Applications SGN ASSURES SPEED, QUALITY AND SECURITY FOR CRITICAL CLOUD APPLICATIONS

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Aug 23, 2017

SGN has made the bold decision to move all applications to the cloud. To make sure they can accelerate change but keep operations hyper-secure, SGN chose HPE Application Lifecycle Management on SaaS, shortening release cycles from six months to one week and helping better align IT and the business.

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Do You Have a SaaS Checklist? DO YOU HAVE A SAAS CHECKLIST?

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Aug 23, 2017

There are so many companies using “cloud services” and so many cloud providers out there. What are the top questions you should be asking a cloud provider?

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Cloud Service Brokerages: How CSB’s Fit in a Multi-Cloud World CLOUD SERVICE BROKERAGES: HOW CSB’S FIT IN A MULTI-CLOUD WORLD

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Aug 21, 2017

Cloud technology continues to both support and disrupt the evolution of digital business. Not surprisingly, spending on cloud computing infrastructure and platforms is expected to grow at a 30% CAGR from 2013 to 2018 compared with 5% growth for overall enterprise IT.

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IBM Cloud Private Use Case 3 -Cloud-Native App Development IBM CLOUD PRIVATE USE CASE 3 -CLOUD-NATIVE APP DEVELOPMENT

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Aug 18, 2017

You can create new cloud-native applications with IBM Cloud Private. Easily design cloud-native applications and meet the necessary regulatory and management requirements.

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Cloud Governance vs Cloud Management: What’s the Difference? CLOUD GOVERNANCE VS CLOUD MANAGEMENT: WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE?

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Aug 18, 2017

While clouds have proliferated in enterprise organizations – public, private, hybrid– it has become increasingly important to define strategy around cloud governance and management. A first step in establishing a successful multi-cloud strategy is simply making clear the difference betwe...

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Introduction to IBM Cloud private INTRODUCTION TO IBM CLOUD PRIVATE

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Aug 18, 2017

Learn how IBM Cloud private delivers on the promise of cloud in the your own data center, helping you innovate quickly and realize business value immediately.

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4 Hybrid Data Storage Strategies for Healthcare Providers 4 HYBRID DATA STORAGE STRATEGIES FOR HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS

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Aug 17, 2017

The cloud is a tried-and-true way to make IT more efficient and save money. Companies of all sizes and in all industries rely on the cloud for storing data and running applications. Well, almost all industries.

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Citrix Cloud on Cisco Hyperflex Whiteboard CITRIX CLOUD ON CISCO HYPERFLEX WHITEBOARD

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Aug 17, 2017

Citrix Hybrid Cloud Desktop Solution on Cisco HyperFlex for secure delivery of apps and desktops with hyperconvergence for on-premise or hybrid cloud deployments.

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Cloud Connector: enable hybrid cloud services by tying Tintri to AWS and IBM Cloud Object Storage CLOUD CONNECTOR: ENABLE HYBRID CLOUD SERVICES BY TYING TINTRI TO AWS AND IBM CLOUD OBJECT STORAGE

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Aug 16, 2017

We believe that the modern data center will be part of a multi-cloud model. Organizations will run multiple on-premises private clouds and public clouds simultaneously. That’s why it’s imperative that Tintri’s Enterprise Cloud platform be tightly integrated with public cloud.

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Tintri takes Enterprise Cloud to new heights with latest launch TINTRI TAKES ENTERPRISE CLOUD TO NEW HEIGHTS WITH LATEST LAUNCH

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Aug 16, 2017

Today we announced a slew of new capabilities that advance enterprise cloud. We’ve been using the term enterprise cloud for some time now, but I think we’ve been a little understated.

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Cyber Security and the Cloud CYBER SECURITY AND THE CLOUD

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Aug 16, 2017

As Cyber Security continues to become a larger issue, people are wondering how to keep their data safe from Cyber Attack. In this video presentation, BluBØX takes an in-depth look at “Cyber Security and the Cloud,” and asks “Where does your Data feel Safer? In the Pentagon, ...

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The Hybrid Cloud Assessment THE HYBRID CLOUD ASSESSMENT

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Aug 16, 2017

Hybrid Cloud Assessment (HCA) analyzes your vSphere environment and provides the following customized cost comparison between your private cloud and AWS / Azure, uncovers cost-savings reclamation opportunities in your private cloud and provides cloud consumption insights for your lines of business (...

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What Multi-Cloud Means for Managed Services WHAT MULTI-CLOUD MEANS FOR MANAGED SERVICES

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Aug 15, 2017

Multi-cloud environments have quickly become the new normal, and hybrid cloud is now an inevitability for many enterprises. RightScale reports that cloud users are running their applications in an average of 1.8 public clouds and 2.3 private ones.

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Managing your resources with Azure Cloud Shell MANAGING YOUR RESOURCES WITH AZURE CLOUD SHELL

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Aug 15, 2017

Back in May this year we announced the public preview of Azure Cloud Shell. If you haven’t tried it out yet, Azure Cloud Shell gives you a new way to manage your resources in the Cloud.

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Microsoft Acquires Cycle Computing for Big Computing in the Cloud MICROSOFT ACQUIRES CYCLE COMPUTING FOR BIG COMPUTING IN THE CLOUD

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Aug 15, 2017

When Rachel, Rob, Doug, and I started Cycle twelve years ago on an $8,000 credit card bill, customers needed large up-front investments to access Big Compute. We set out to fix that, to accelerate the pace of innovation by changing the way the world accesses computing. Since then, our products have ...

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Microsoft Bolsters Azure With Cloud HPC Deal MICROSOFT BOLSTERS AZURE WITH CLOUD HPC DEAL

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Aug 15, 2017

Microsoft has acquired cloud computing software vendor Cycle Computing in a move designed to bring orchestration tools along with high-end computing access capabilities to the cloud.

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Are Application-Specific Clouds the Best Choice for File Storage? ARE APPLICATION-SPECIFIC CLOUDS THE BEST CHOICE FOR FILE STORAGE?

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Aug 11, 2017

These app vendors are on the right track. Cloud object storage that is infinite, has geo-redundancy built-in, and eliminates the need to purchase, provision, and refresh on-premises NAS infrastructure is definitely where the market is headed.

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Lax Cloud Management Creates a Sustained Risk of Enterprise Data Breaches LAX CLOUD MANAGEMENT CREATES A SUSTAINED RISK OF ENTERPRISE DATA BREACHES

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Aug 10, 2017

There’s an alarming trend in IT security breaches lately. IT administrators are posting confidential data to cloud servers where the data has little to no protection from hackers and other unauthorized users.  In June, Deep Root Analytics, a data firm working on behalf of the Republican N...

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8 OUT OF 10 IT LEADERS HAVE CLOUD FOMO - DO YOU? 8 OUT OF 10 IT LEADERS HAVE CLOUD FOMO - DO YOU?

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Aug 08, 2017

Public and private cloud vendors – some of the largest companies in tech and in the world - are in a competitive race to make the cloud a more efficient, flexible and fast part of every organization’s overall business strategy. In such a competitive – and exciting – cloud era...

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Evolution from PINs to PICs Cloud Networking EVOLUTION FROM PINS TO PICS CLOUD NETWORKING

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Aug 07, 2017

Networking is simply so cool again after decades of static and stagnant silo designs. The rapid acceptance of universal cloud spine across a variety of clouds and industry verticals is a testament to just how critical of a problem this is to IT. By adopting a clean sheet of modern methodologies and ...

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Evolution from PINs to PICs Cloud Networking EVOLUTION FROM PINS TO PICS CLOUD NETWORKING

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Aug 07, 2017

Networking is simply so cool again after decades of static and stagnant silo designs. The rapid acceptance of universal cloud spine across a variety of clouds and industry verticals is a testament to just how critical of a problem this is to IT.

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TO CLOUD OR NOT TO CLOUD? TO CLOUD OR NOT TO CLOUD?

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Aug 06, 2017

Cloud has many options, standards and methodologies for implementation and configuration.

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3 Must-Know Pieces of Cloud Access Security Brokers 3 MUST-KNOW PIECES OF CLOUD ACCESS SECURITY BROKERS

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Aug 03, 2017

Let’s dive into one of the most buzzworthy cloud security topics today: cloud access security brokers, or CASBs (pronounced KAZ-bees). Previously, I discussed securing your organization if you use any cloud apps. Having a CASB in place is one of those critical components of a layered security ...

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Mapping the rise of enterprise cloud solutions MAPPING THE RISE OF ENTERPRISE CLOUD SOLUTIONS

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Aug 01, 2017

Google Trends data is one good indicator of popularity, as you can track the web search volume of cloud-related terms in this case, Public Cloud, Private Cloud, and Enterprise Cloud. But first, let’s examine what defines these terms.

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ASSURING CLOUD PERFORMANCE PART 1: HYBRID CLOUD WORKLOAD VISIBILITY ASSURING CLOUD PERFORMANCE PART 1: HYBRID CLOUD WORKLOAD VISIBILITY

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Aug 01, 2017

Turbonomic understands that moving to the cloud is an intricate process for even the most savvy IT professional. For the rest of us, it is roughly as charming as a charismatic dentist meeting you for the first time gripping a sledgehammer. As well spoken and articulate as he is, your eye cannot help...

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Moving to the Cloud? Avoid these Common Mistakes MOVING TO THE CLOUD? AVOID THESE COMMON MISTAKES

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Jul 31, 2017

Moving to the cloud, however, despite the promised benefits, does not come without its challenges. One thing I've discussed before is ensuring that your network is prepared. Recently, however, I had the opportunity to discuss additional common cloud mistakes with some cloud and storage experts.

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How To Backup Your Cloud Virtual Private Server HOW TO BACKUP YOUR CLOUD VIRTUAL PRIVATE SERVER

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Jul 31, 2017

Learn how to create and manage backups on your cloud virtual private server (VPS). Setup Amazon S3 backups along with our off site datacenter backups.

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Microsoft is outpacing the market in cloud share growth MICROSOFT IS OUTPACING THE MARKET IN CLOUD SHARE GROWTH

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Jul 31, 2017

For some analysts and industry observers, the best way to measure the winners and losers in a growing cloud computing market has been to use metrics such as run rate, growth rate, and market share.  To date, Amazon’s AWS cloud compute has reign supreme in most of those categories as it lo...

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Out of many, one hybrid cloud management platform OUT OF MANY, ONE HYBRID CLOUD MANAGEMENT PLATFORM

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Jul 31, 2017

As organizations continue to look to cloud services for IT and business uses, their computing environments are becoming vast, entangled webs that span public cloud services and various forms of private cloud. They’re exceedingly difficult to monitor, manage and secure.

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Disaster Recovery to the Public Cloud with Dell EMC Data Protection DISASTER RECOVERY TO THE PUBLIC CLOUD WITH DELL EMC DATA PROTECTION

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Jul 31, 2017

This Lightboard highlights how Dell EMC Data Protection delivers end-to-end orchestrated disaster recovery to the public cloud.

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Why developers should favor a hyperscale, converged infrastructure WHY DEVELOPERS SHOULD FAVOR A HYPERSCALE, CONVERGED INFRASTRUCTURE

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Jul 28, 2017

The original step in the modern infrastructure journey was pioneered by hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI), and Nutanix in particular. HCI incorporates software-defined technologies; scale-out, modular components; and unified management interfaces (UIs, APIs, automation, orchestration, etc). Althou...

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Simplify your IT Transformation Journey with Enterprise Hybrid Cloud SIMPLIFY YOUR IT TRANSFORMATION JOURNEY WITH ENTERPRISE HYBRID CLOUD

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Jul 28, 2017

The road to transforming IT to a cloud-based architecture can be complex and risky, but Dell EMC’s turnkey approach to Hybrid Cloud accelerates your time to value and frees your IT resources.

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MAINTAINING HA COMPLIANCE IN THE PUBLIC CLOUD MAINTAINING HA COMPLIANCE IN THE PUBLIC CLOUD

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Jul 28, 2017

The Cloud is great. It allows you to deploy applications and never have to worry about infrastructure again. But, never worrying about infrastructure again is not the same as never worrying about application availability again.

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Fast and Easy Containers: Azure Container Instances FAST AND EASY CONTAINERS: AZURE CONTAINER INSTANCES

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Jul 26, 2017

Containers have fundamentally changed the way developers develop their applications, the way applications are deployed, and the way system administrators manage their environments. Containers offer a broadly accepted and open standard, enabling simple portability between platforms and between clouds...

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Netskope Threat Research Labs analysis of ongoing cloud aware data theft attack NETSKOPE THREAT RESEARCH LABS ANALYSIS OF ONGOING CLOUD AWARE DATA THEFT ATTACK

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Jul 25, 2017

Netskope Threat Research Labs has become aware of an ongoing data theft attack. The attack begins as an email attachment and results in the installation of banking and credential theft malware, including Ursnif.

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Multi-cloud Management Best Practices MULTI-CLOUD MANAGEMENT BEST PRACTICES

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Jul 25, 2017

More and more companies are implementing a multi-cloud strategy. According to the RightScale 2017 State of the CloudReport, 85 percent of enterprises now have their applications running in more than one cloud. These companies have  discovered the benefits of multi-cloud management, including av...

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3 Experts Share Critical Considerations for Cloud Migration 3 EXPERTS SHARE CRITICAL CONSIDERATIONS FOR CLOUD MIGRATION

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Jul 24, 2017

Resourcing ensure you have the right people, with the right skills within your organization. This will generally need to include recruiting some new dedicated cloud resources, but just as importantly, ensure that your existing staff are trained and brought along on the journey losing them because th...

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Finding the Right Data Center Workloads for the Cloud FINDING THE RIGHT DATA CENTER WORKLOADS FOR THE CLOUD

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Jul 21, 2017

One of the most common questions data center operators have is which workloads they should move to the cloud. A frequent follow-up is which cloud is the best destination for each workload.

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Igneous Cloud-Native Services IGNEOUS CLOUD-NATIVE SERVICES

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Jul 21, 2017

Many customers with data-heavy workflows mention challenges with performing both simple and sophisticated operations on their data. What are those challenges? What workarounds must enterprises introduce?

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TRANSFORMATION MATTERS: CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF DEVOPS TRANSFORMATION MATTERS: CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF DEVOPS

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Jul 20, 2017

According to the folks at ZDNet, the use of cloud computing will be the only way to deliver the customer experience that will help to ensure the survival of your business in the longer term.

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Meet the Trailblazer: Intrepid’s adventurous cloud technology transformation MEET THE TRAILBLAZER: INTREPID’S ADVENTUROUS CLOUD TECHNOLOGY TRANSFORMATION

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Jul 20, 2017

Intrepid Group wanted to take its customers on a more personal journey, as well as lay the foundation for international expansion. To achieve these objectives, the world’s largest adventure travel company underwent a cloud technology transformation.

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Enable a Seamless Multi-Cloud Experience with Talend ENABLE A SEAMLESS MULTI-CLOUD EXPERIENCE WITH TALEND

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Jul 19, 2017

Talend Integration Cloud automates the provisioning of big data integration across multiple leading public cloud platforms no matter the volume or velocity.

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AT&T Hybrid Cloud Solutions AT&T HYBRID CLOUD SOLUTIONS

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Jul 19, 2017

Agile business operations and rapid innovation are possible with integrated cloud solutions that let you work, grow and transform.

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Artificial Intelligence tunes Azure SQL Databases ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE TUNES AZURE SQL DATABASES

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Jul 19, 2017

To stay competitive, today’s businesses need to make sure that they focus on their core competencies that directly deliver customer value while relying on their cloud provider to offer an affordable, reliable, and easy to use computing infrastructure that scales with their needs.

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GDPR AND CLOUD SERVICES GDPR AND CLOUD SERVICES

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Jul 18, 2017

The first thing you need to consider is your cloud suppliers’ stance on privacy and GDPR, which will vary by their location.  Data sovereignty is an important issue today, and will become more important beginning May of 2018. Data is subject to the law where it resides, as demonstrated by...

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Architecture vs Technology: Solving Hybrid Cloud Challenges ARCHITECTURE VS TECHNOLOGY: SOLVING HYBRID CLOUD CHALLENGES

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Jul 18, 2017

As applications move between the cloud and the data center, how do enterprises balance agility and security? Michael Beesley and Dan Backman from Skyport Systems discuss how to handle the challenges of applications that punch a hole straight through the firewall.

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Who Will Support Your Company WHO WILL SUPPORT YOUR COMPANY'S PRIVATE CLOUD?

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Jul 18, 2017

For most enterprises, the move into cloud computing is already well under way. The reason is that the cloud offers some compelling benefits over traditional IT, including lower costs, greater flexibility, and enhanced ease of use.

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Tableau and Azure SQL DB, a match made in the cloud TABLEAU AND AZURE SQL DB, A MATCH MADE IN THE CLOUD

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Jul 18, 2017

In recent years, Microsoft SQL and Tableau Engineering teams have been working closely together to provide a superior user experience with the two platforms. Today we are sharing some advice on how to optimize the connectivity between Azure SQL DB and Tableau.

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Five advantages of Cloud Computing that will make you want to switch FIVE ADVANTAGES OF CLOUD COMPUTING THAT WILL MAKE YOU WANT TO SWITCH

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Jul 17, 2017

Cloud Computing may no longer be the new kid on the block in IT circles but it’s not as mainstream as you might think; in fact, a recent Eurostat report shows that in 2016 65% of UK Enterprises had yet to migrate to the Cloud.

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10 advantages of cloud computing for small businesses 10 ADVANTAGES OF CLOUD COMPUTING FOR SMALL BUSINESSES

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Jul 17, 2017

Wondering whether you should move to the cloud? Any three of these advantages would be enough to convince many businesses to move their business into the cloud. But when you add up all 10? It’s approaching no-brainer territory.

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Why Security SaaS & IaaS are the PB&J of the Cloud WHY SECURITY SAAS & IAAS ARE THE PB&J OF THE CLOUD

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Jul 13, 2017

We’re on a mission to make your business more profitable, and there’s more opportunity in the cloud than just about any other technology segment right now. In our last post.

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Data Backup with Igneous Hybrid Cloud Storage DATA BACKUP WITH IGNEOUS HYBRID CLOUD STORAGE

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Jul 13, 2017

"Now suddenly you've got an online copy of backed up files that you can go get at anytime," he says. "Igneous provides this metasearch capablity where you can globally look for a file anywhere, whether it's in primary NAS or in Igneous store."

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Rule the 3 Kingdoms of AWS Cloud Computing With Game of Clouds 2017 RULE THE 3 KINGDOMS OF AWS CLOUD COMPUTING WITH GAME OF CLOUDS 2017

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Jul 12, 2017

With the upcoming release of Game of Thrones Season 7, it’s the perfect time to share our newest Game of Clouds map, which features the top cloud computing software and services available on AWS Marketplace.

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Enterprise Cloud Strategy, 2nd Edition ENTERPRISE CLOUD STRATEGY, 2ND EDITION

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Jul 11, 2017

I’m delighted to announce the second edition of our free e-book, Enterprise Cloud Strategy, written by Barry Briggs and myself. Get your copy of the e-book. Much has changed in the two years since we published the first edition. Cloud computing has evolved from a technology that delivers effic...

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Dell EMC Data Protection for the Public Cloud DELL EMC DATA PROTECTION FOR THE PUBLIC CLOUD

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Jul 10, 2017

This Lightboard highlights how Dell EMC Data Protection Suite can easily and seamlessly protect enterprise applications and their data residing entirely within public cloud - specifically Amazon Web Services or Microsoft Azure.

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The EU: Where Cloud Services and Privacy Meet THE EU: WHERE CLOUD SERVICES AND PRIVACY MEET

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Jul 10, 2017

Today our lives are dominated by cloud-based services offered by companies like Facebook, Google, and Amazon. The business world has taken a similar route: an increasing number of companies use cloud services, from office and collaboration software to salesforce automation or enterprise resource pla...

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Clarifying hybrid cloud storage: passive vs active data CLARIFYING HYBRID CLOUD STORAGE: PASSIVE VS ACTIVE DATA

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Jul 07, 2017

I recently gave a webinar with Forrester analyst, Richard Fichera. In his opening he noted “the inexorable march to public cloud is underway.” And he’s right. We see it everywhere. But “march” is a critical word. It’s not a leap and it won’t happen overnight...

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34 Ways Your Finance and HR Clouds Need to Connect 34 WAYS YOUR FINANCE AND HR CLOUDS NEED TO CONNECT

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Jul 07, 2017

To accomplish these plans, finance and HR must not only work more closely together across lines of business—they must share technology and a common cloud framework. Otherwise, teams will be mired in manual work, integrating or even re-entering data from HR systems into finance and back again.&...

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Why NetScaler in the Cloud? WHY NETSCALER IN THE CLOUD?

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Jul 07, 2017

Since NetScaler VPX was first launched in the AWS Marketplace in 2012, we’ve seen many customers begin to actively explore the merits of deploying a dedicated virtual ADC in the cloud.

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6 Cloud Experts Share Strategies for Minimizing Downtime During Migration 6 CLOUD EXPERTS SHARE STRATEGIES FOR MINIMIZING DOWNTIME DURING MIGRATION

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Jul 06, 2017

One of the biggest concerns that arise when planning cloud migration is how much downtime your system will experience and to what extent it will affect business operations.

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Managing A Multi-Cloud Environment MANAGING A MULTI-CLOUD ENVIRONMENT

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Jul 05, 2017

A survey by Forrester Research reveals that 52 percent of large enterprises are already using more than one cloud provider. In fact, almost a third of those organizations are working with four or more cloud vendors. IDC predicts that by 2018 more than 85 percent of enterprises will have implemented ...

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Cloud – The way forward for Test Automation tools CLOUD – THE WAY FORWARD FOR TEST AUTOMATION TOOLS

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Jul 03, 2017

Cloud infrastructure helps the QA team to run their automated tests in almost all the platforms, browsers with a variety of versions and mobile devices available nowadays.

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Rubrik Cloud Clusters Technical Overview RUBRIK CLOUD CLUSTERS TECHNICAL OVERVIEW

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Jun 29, 2017

Chris Wahl, Chief Technologist at Rubrik, provides an overview of protecting your cloud-native applications with Rubrik.

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ISVs find their cloud footing on Azure ISVS FIND THEIR CLOUD FOOTING ON AZURE

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Jun 29, 2017

According to Gartner, “By 2020, anything other than a cloud-only strategy for new IT initiatives will require justification at more than 30% of large-enterprise organizations.” With innovation shifting to public datacenters, pressure is on ISVs to develop their own cloud roadmap.

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Cloudian Moves Private Cloud Beyond Backup CLOUDIAN MOVES PRIVATE CLOUD BEYOND BACKUP

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Jun 29, 2017

In a data protection application, Cloudian acts as a backup target. To excel in this role, the system of course needs to be scalable, fast, and cost effective. But most importantly, it must ensure that data is never, ever corrupted or lost. Fortunately, data durability was the #1 design goal of Clou...

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VM Migrations and Database Transformations for Simple Enterprise Cloud Adoption VM MIGRATIONS AND DATABASE TRANSFORMATIONS FOR SIMPLE ENTERPRISE CLOUD ADOPTION

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Jun 29, 2017

At Nutanix .NEXT 2017, Nutanix announced new virtual machine (VM) migration and database (DB) transformational capabilities, designed to help customers more easily assess, and more simply migrate or transform datacenter workloads into the Nutanix Enterprise Cloud.

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Who Needs a Private Cloud? WHO NEEDS A PRIVATE CLOUD?

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Jun 28, 2017

Corporations, both large and small, are moving into the cloud in great numbers. That’s because the cloud offers some very attractive benefits, including rapid deployment, infinite scalability, automatic provisioning, universal accessibility, and an OpEx pay-as-you-go economic model that yields...

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Nutanix Teams Up with Google Cloud to Fuse Cloud Environments for Enterprise Apps NUTANIX TEAMS UP WITH GOOGLE CLOUD TO FUSE CLOUD ENVIRONMENTS FOR ENTERPRISE APPS

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Jun 28, 2017

The human brain has massive computational power and has access to large data sets through all the senses. However, it’s a low bandwidth, high latency decision system. To compensate for this, humans have evolved into creating an extension of this computing fabric called the spinal cord that is ...

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Introducing Xi Cloud Services INTRODUCING XI CLOUD SERVICES

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Jun 28, 2017

Xi Cloud Services provide a native cloud extension to the Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Platform, delivering an integrated cloud environment with a range of cloud services that can be instantly provisioned and automatically configured.  The first cloud service, Xi Disaster Recovery Service, rapidly ...

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Try Cloud Essentials: A free hands-on resource from Microsoft TRY CLOUD ESSENTIALS: A FREE HANDS-ON RESOURCE FROM MICROSOFT

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Jun 27, 2017

Find out how Microsoft Cloud Essentials can help you get the necessary experience, training, and support to make your journey to the cloud successful.

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Get More from the Cloud: Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine Delivers GET MORE FROM THE CLOUD: ORACLE DATABASE EXADATA CLOUD MACHINE DELIVERS

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Jun 23, 2017

Cloud-integrated engineered systems for Oracle Database address many of the key concerns that inhibit enterprises from making a swifter transition away from legacy on-premises infrastructures. It’s fair to say that the vast majority of companies are well aware of the benefits provided by cloud...

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The CIO THE CIO'S STRATEGY GUIDE TO SECURING THE CLOUD

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Jun 22, 2017

The last few years have presented hackers with an even bigger opportunity. The cloud. The move from server-based to service-based thinking is changing the way traditional IT departments design and deliver the technology that supports their businesses. Internet-accessed systems, software and applicat...

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Join Cloudian at Nutanix .NEXT to Learn About a New Data Protection Solution JOIN CLOUDIAN AT NUTANIX .NEXT TO LEARN ABOUT A NEW DATA PROTECTION SOLUTION

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Jun 21, 2017

Data protection requires significant storage capacity. For every gigabyte of primary storage on Nutanix, your backup environment will need at least three gigabytes of capacity. Between full backups, snapshots and offsite DR storage, capacity needs add up fast. In data-intensive applications, where s...

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Announcing Microsoft Azure Government services in the Cloud Solution Provider program ANNOUNCING MICROSOFT AZURE GOVERNMENT SERVICES IN THE CLOUD SOLUTION PROVIDER PROGRAM

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Jun 21, 2017

We are excited to announce that Azure Government services are now available through the Cloud Solution Provider program (CSP). The CSP program enables partners to make Microsoft Cloud services part of their customer offerings, expanding U.S. government customer options in meeting their mission goals...

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Scaling Cloud Networking Up and Out SCALING CLOUD NETWORKING UP AND OUT

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Jun 20, 2017

The broad adoption of Arista’s 100G spines and the enthusiastic acceptance of Arista’s R series exemplify the demands of cloud networking.

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Dell EMC World 2017: Cloud strategy Overview DELL EMC WORLD 2017: CLOUD STRATEGY OVERVIEW

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Jun 19, 2017

Jeremy Burton, Chief Marketing Officer at Dell, provides a high-level overview of Dell's cloud strategy.

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Hybrid cloud for surveillance from AT&T HYBRID CLOUD FOR SURVEILLANCE FROM AT&T

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Jun 19, 2017

Video surveillance is becoming more and more widespread in businesses, homes, and on the street.
Hybrid cloud for video surveillance from AT&T provides the storage you need, no matter how your security needs evolve.

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Your Keys To Success With Cisco Spark YOUR KEYS TO SUCCESS WITH CISCO SPARK

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Jun 16, 2017

You understand moving to a cloud collaboration suite could complement, or even replace, your current unified communications (UC) solution. But, until now, you’ve hesitated to invest in a public cloud-based service.

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Gartner names Microsoft Azure as a leader in the Cloud IaaS MQ GARTNER NAMES MICROSOFT AZURE AS A LEADER IN THE CLOUD IAAS MQ

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Jun 16, 2017

As customers bet more and more on Cloud to drive digital transformation within their organizations, we’re seeing tremendous usage of Azure. Recently, Forbes reported a study done by Cowen and Company Equity Research, and stated that Microsoft Azure is the most used Public Cloud as well as most...

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Microsoft joins Cloud Foundry Foundation MICROSOFT JOINS CLOUD FOUNDRY FOUNDATION

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Jun 15, 2017

Cloud Foundry is an open source cloud Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) for software application developers to use for building, deploying and running applications — being cloud, it also has direct application ‘scale’ functions.
Microsoft thinks that the move to embrace Cloud Fou...

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A 5-minute look at the Zscaler cloud security platform A 5-MINUTE LOOK AT THE ZSCALER CLOUD SECURITY PLATFORM

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Jun 13, 2017

Zscaler enables the world’s leading organizations to securely transform their networks and applications for a mobile and cloud first world. Its flagship services, Zscaler Internet Access and Zscaler Private Access, create fast, secure connections between users and applications, regardless of d...

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Making the Complex Simple With Dell EMC Hybrid Cloud Platforms MAKING THE COMPLEX SIMPLE WITH DELL EMC HYBRID CLOUD PLATFORMS

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Jun 13, 2017

t’s no secret that today’s most innovative organizations are embracing hybrid cloud strategies to accomplish their digital initiatives. Research backed by Dell EMC customer results affirms that hybrid cloud not only enables IT transformation, but also paves new avenues of innovation and ...

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AWS GovCloud (US) Heads East – New Region in the Works for 2018 AWS GOVCLOUD (US) HEADS EAST – NEW REGION IN THE WORKS FOR 2018

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Jun 13, 2017

AWS GovCloud (US) gives AWS customers a place to host sensitive data and regulated workloads in the AWS Cloud. The first AWS GovCloud (US) Region was launched in 2011 and is located on the west coast of the US.
I’m happy to announce that we are working on a second Region that we expect ...

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How to Choose the Right Cloud Infrastructure for Your Company HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE FOR YOUR COMPANY

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Jun 12, 2017

The highest growth is expected to come from cloud infrastructure services (IaaS), followed by cloud application services (SaaS).

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How to Win Support for Your Cloud Migration Strategy HOW TO WIN SUPPORT FOR YOUR CLOUD MIGRATION STRATEGY

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Jun 10, 2017

Despite the hype around the cloud, there are plenty of reasons to be concerned about cloud migration.

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Is It Time To Look At Skype For Business And Cloud PBX? IS IT TIME TO LOOK AT SKYPE FOR BUSINESS AND CLOUD PBX?

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Jun 09, 2017

Cloud PBX is Microsoft’s technology for enabling call control and PBX capabilities in the Office 365 cloud using Skype for Business Online. It provides voice calling mainstays such as call hold, transfer, voicemail, call forwarding and more.

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AWS vs Azure – Hybrid cloud considerations AWS VS AZURE – HYBRID CLOUD CONSIDERATIONS

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Jun 09, 2017

Our course author Shahan Karim shares some differences between AWS and Azure and gives key points to remember when implementing hybrid cloud solutions.

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Bring Object Storage to Your Nutanix Cluster with Cloudian HyperStore BRING OBJECT STORAGE TO YOUR NUTANIX CLUSTER WITH CLOUDIAN HYPERSTORE

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Jun 09, 2017

Your Nutanix-powered private cloud provides fast, Tier 1 storage for the information you use every day. But what about the information that’s less frequently used, or requires more capacity than your Nutanix cluster has to spare? Cloudian HyperStore is on-prem storage that provides extra capac...

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Bi-directional curious? Veritas tackles multi-cloud migration maladies BI-DIRECTIONAL CURIOUS? VERITAS TACKLES MULTI-CLOUD MIGRATION MALADIES

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Jun 09, 2017

Information management company Veritas Technologies is targeting the headaches that the firm suggests might be thrown up by running multi-cloud operations.
Hybrid cloud deployments featuring a mix of public and on-premises deployments are conceptually sound, but the reality of application (an...

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On-Device Machine Learning: TensorFlow on Android ON-DEVICE MACHINE LEARNING: TENSORFLOW ON ANDROID

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Jun 09, 2017

By combining TensorFlow with your mobile applications, you can create magical AI experiences for your users, based on their custom datasets. In this video, Reto Meier and Colt McAnlis recap Yufeng Guo’s Next '17 session “On-Device Machine Learning: TensorFlow on Android.”

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Mining for digital hybrid-cloud gold — Veeam and NetApp on theCUBE MINING FOR DIGITAL HYBRID-CLOUD GOLD — VEEAM AND NETAPP ON THECUBE

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Jun 08, 2017

In the digital age, data is gold. With global data growth projected to reach 180 zettabytes by 2025, we are on the threshold of a digital gold rush of epic proportions. The challenge is how do you extract the most value out of your digital assets when data is disbursed across on-premises and public-...

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Netskope Investors Double Down on a Cloud Security Platform for the Enterprise NETSKOPE INVESTORS DOUBLE DOWN ON A CLOUD SECURITY PLATFORM FOR THE ENTERPRISE

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Jun 07, 2017

When we started Netskope five years ago, the cloud access security broker (CASB) market was just getting started. Talking to CIOs and CISOs about their cloud adoption in those early days, it felt like we were speaking a different language.

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Why Bird is the Word When it Comes to Cloud Migrations WHY BIRD IS THE WORD WHEN IT COMES TO CLOUD MIGRATIONS

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Jun 06, 2017

3 Ways to Be an Arctic Tern During Cloud Migrations.

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TensorFlow in the Cloud: Accelerating Resources with Elastic GPUs TENSORFLOW IN THE CLOUD: ACCELERATING RESOURCES WITH ELASTIC GPUS

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Jun 06, 2017

Combined with GPUs, TensorFlow poses a powerful instrument for deep learning. However, it may still be difficult to switch between CPUs and GPUs—both in a local environment and in the cloud. One of the sessions at TensorBeat 2017 explored the ways to address the associated challenges and to ma...

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Cloud Managed Services: A comparison guide: What to look for when choosing your cloud provider CLOUD MANAGED SERVICES: A COMPARISON GUIDE: WHAT TO LOOK FOR WHEN CHOOSING YOUR CLOUD PROVIDER

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Jun 06, 2017

Enterprises are turning to the cloud to deliver compelling customer experiences, power innovative business models and achieve business agility. They’re looking to move critical workloads to a secure, reliable cloud infrastructure, and integrate existing systems of record with dynamic new mobil...

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CFOs have discovered the big stick of cloud computing CFOS HAVE DISCOVERED THE BIG STICK OF CLOUD COMPUTING

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Jun 06, 2017

That’s logical if you think about it. CFOs are charged with keeping the company financially healthy. They are not happy about most IT expenses, and they have a deep-seated belief that IT is spending more money than it needs to. So, the concept of cloud computing seems to be a hammer that the C...

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XenMobile Makes Transitioning to the Cloud a No-Brainer for Enterprise Mobility XENMOBILE MAKES TRANSITIONING TO THE CLOUD A NO-BRAINER FOR ENTERPRISE MOBILITY

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Jun 06, 2017

If you’re at HPE Discover in Las Vegas this week, stop by the Citrix booth #105 to find out why this is the year of the cloud for XenMobile enterprise mobility management solutions. With new pricing and service programs to support cloud transitions, we’re seeing tremendous interest for t...

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Check Out 10 New AWS Cloud Services of 2017 CHECK OUT 10 NEW AWS CLOUD SERVICES OF 2017

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Jun 05, 2017

Amazon has given a new lease on life to the Cloud Services through DevOps, especially since the launch of the AWS services. Right from data scooping, to bringing on the revolution of facial recognition, Amazon has done it all. If you go thinking about the past, you would realize how simple life was ...

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5 lessons: How DevOps, cloud reinvented IT Ops at Hiscox 5 LESSONS: HOW DEVOPS, CLOUD REINVENTED IT OPS AT HISCOX

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Jun 05, 2017

The cloud managed with the help of IT automation software, boosts productivity and frees IT staff for strategic challenges. DevOps and the rapid rollout of new services, meanwhile, allow IT to quickly roll out new applications as customer and business needs change.

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Challenges in Cloud Application Development CHALLENGES IN CLOUD APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT

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Jun 03, 2017

Web applications running on a cloud platform are different from applications running on-premise in many ways. A cloud based infrastructure provides many services and options to develop a scalable and highly available application which can cater to a global audience. It provides unlimited opportuniti...

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Benefits of Hybrid Cloud Storage (And Why MSPs Should Recommend It) BENEFITS OF HYBRID CLOUD STORAGE (AND WHY MSPS SHOULD RECOMMEND IT)

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Jun 01, 2017

Enterprises are moving their data to the cloud at a rapid pace. According to a recent survey conducted by IDG, 70 percent of organizations already have at least one application in the cloud, and another 16 percent plan to do so within a year.

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Contexti’s Big Data as-a-Service In The Cloud Just Got Better With Cloudera Altus CONTEXTI’S BIG DATA AS-A-SERVICE IN THE CLOUD JUST GOT BETTER WITH CLOUDERA ALTUS

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May 26, 2017

We’re excited by the recent announcement of our partner Cloudera on the availability of Altus, which takes the deployment of data platforms and data pipelines in the cloud to the next level.

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Demystifying the Cost of Azure Blob Storage DEMYSTIFYING THE COST OF AZURE BLOB STORAGE

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May 26, 2017

The Microsoft Azure cloud platform offers a vast array of services including cloud storage. Within Azure storage, there are multiple offerings but the most economical is blob object storage.

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Hybrid Cloud Storage: Respecting Physics HYBRID CLOUD STORAGE: RESPECTING PHYSICS

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May 24, 2017

Before having a physics discussion, let’s make sure we all agree on a few basic definitions. The Forrester report states that, “Hybrid clouds are the future state of compute and storage for enterprises in the age of the customer.”

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7 Best Practices for Cloud DR Strategy 7 BEST PRACTICES FOR CLOUD DR STRATEGY

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May 24, 2017

When it comes to your business applications, you can’t be more careful. Business applications and systems are the lifeblood and data is the oil for your organization, which is why CIOs need to take a closer look at the new and emerging DR practices that can help them recoup their business in t...

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Why Managed IT Services Providers Shouldn WHY MANAGED IT SERVICES PROVIDERS SHOULDN'T BE AFRAID OF THE CLOUD

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May 24, 2017

According to a 2016 survey by CompTIA, cloud computing “top[s] the list of things that keep MSPs awake at night.” The fear is that the reduced costs, increased flexibility and greater ease of use available with cloud-based products will encourage customers to conclude they don’t re...

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Calypso Cloud Services - Oracle CALYPSO CLOUD SERVICES - ORACLE'S DATA MANAGEMENT CLOUD

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May 24, 2017

Calypso Technology, a leading provider of capital markets and investment management software, discusses how the company's cloud offerings are based on the Oracle Cloud Platform. Calypso’s application is now available in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace.

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Interactive Scientific Improves: Oracle Cloud Infrastructure INTERACTIVE SCIENTIFIC IMPROVES: ORACLE CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE

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May 23, 2017

Interactive Scientific, a technology rooted business from the UK, is known for staying one step ahead of technology change. Limited by manual operations, the company looked to Oracle's cloud solutions to help automate tasks and increase efficiency.

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Deploying Swarms on Microsoft Azure with Docker Cloud DEPLOYING SWARMS ON MICROSOFT AZURE WITH DOCKER CLOUD

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May 18, 2017

This video demonstrates the Microsoft Azure integration in Docker Cloud Swarm Mode, including step-by-step instructions on how to link your Azure account to Docker Cloud, provision a new Docker swarm on Microsoft Azure, register an existing swarm to Docker Cloud, and use your Docker ID to authentica...

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Got Data Silos? Here’s What You Should Do About Them GOT DATA SILOS? HERE’S WHAT YOU SHOULD DO ABOUT THEM

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May 17, 2017

Silos prevent the sharing of ideas and resources and limit the user’s visibility into the business.

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HackerNews Finds Cato Cloud To Be A “Huge Benefit” For IT Professionals HACKERNEWS FINDS CATO CLOUD TO BE A “HUGE BENEFIT” FOR IT PROFESSIONALS

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May 16, 2017

Connectivity involved connecting to resources on-premises and in cloud datacenters. Normally, users to connect directly to resources in the cloud. With hybrid clouds, users end up having to connect and reconnect every time they want to access resources in a different cloud. Kumar looked at how Cato ...

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How To Stop WannaCrypt Infections With The Cato Cloud HOW TO STOP WANNACRYPT INFECTIONS WITH THE CATO CLOUD

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May 15, 2017

The Cato Cloud should be configured to inspect WAN traffic, preventing WannaCrypt from spreading across the company in the event of an infection (Figure 5). This is done by blocking unnecessary SMB traffic between branches. In the case of an attack, users  should be limited to the local a site ...

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Indian Hotels Simplifies Reporting with Oracle EPM Cloud INDIAN HOTELS SIMPLIFIES REPORTING WITH ORACLE EPM CLOUD

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May 15, 2017

Learn how The Indian Hotels Company reduced reporting time from 15 days to 6 days and increased reporting accuracy and with Oracle EPM Cloud.

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IFFCO EBazar Simplifies with Oracle Cloud IFFCO EBAZAR SIMPLIFIES WITH ORACLE CLOUD

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May 15, 2017

Learn how IFFCO EBazar uses Oracle IaaS and PaaS solutions including Storage, Compute, Java, and Database Cloud Services to simplify processes and optimize manpower to better meet the needs of its customers.

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Oracle Cloud Underpins Digital Transformation at UST Global ORACLE CLOUD UNDERPINS DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION AT UST GLOBAL

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May 15, 2017

Learn how UST Global has undertaken its digital transformation leveraging Oracle ERP and HCM Cloud, and expects to reduce process times by up to 50% moving forward.

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RightScale Product Updates: Cloud Cost Management, Self-Service Plugins, Azure Resource Manager Enhancements, and More RIGHTSCALE PRODUCT UPDATES: CLOUD COST MANAGEMENT, SELF-SERVICE PLUGINS, AZURE RESOURCE MANAGER ENHANCEMENTS, AND MORE

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May 11, 2017

Our May product updates include RightScale Optima, the first cloud cost management solution designed as a collaborative platform that integrates cost-saving recommendations and automated action with extensive cost reporting to help you reduce cloud costs.

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Hybrid Cloud Storage: A Smarter Storage Model HYBRID CLOUD STORAGE: A SMARTER STORAGE MODEL

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May 10, 2017

The cloud should not be just another storage tier where you unload your unstructured data/user files into a storage silo.

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Comparing Cloud Storage and LTO for Creative Video COMPARING CLOUD STORAGE AND LTO FOR CREATIVE VIDEO

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May 09, 2017

We launched our Cloud File Gateway at NAB in Las Vegas last week and discussed its place in the storage hierarchy with many of the visitors to our booth. We focused on the merits of cloud storage versus a more conventional local LTO library for archived video content.

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New Data Protection Capabilities that Enable Your Cloud Strategy NEW DATA PROTECTION CAPABILITIES THAT ENABLE YOUR CLOUD STRATEGY

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May 08, 2017

Many organizations today have been given a mandate to have some percentage of their IT infrastructure in the cloud.  In fact, IDC states that 70 percent of CIOs have a “cloud first” strategy.  With increasing amounts of mission-critical data being moved to the cloud, it cannot ...

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Dell EMC Cloud for Microsoft Azure DELL EMC CLOUD FOR MICROSOFT AZURE

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May 08, 2017

he vBrownBag crew host podcasts where community members present on topics that will help others in the community. Some podcast series are aimed at helping people achieve certifications.
Other podcasts help community members learn an entirely new subject area. We also cover areas like storage ...

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Preparing for 5G with Distributed Cloud Infrastructure PREPARING FOR 5G WITH DISTRIBUTED CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE

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May 04, 2017

Martin Körling, Head of Strategic Portfolio Management, recapping his talk at the Red Hat Summit 2017.

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The Best & Worst Cloud Migration Stories THE BEST & WORST CLOUD MIGRATION STORIES

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May 04, 2017

The biggest challenges companies still encounter when trying to migrate servers to the cloud include minimizing downtime, staying within budget, and preventing performance disruptions.

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Introducing an engineered hybrid cloud platform for Microsoft Azure Stack INTRODUCING AN ENGINEERED HYBRID CLOUD PLATFORM FOR MICROSOFT AZURE STACK

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May 04, 2017

Peter Cutts, Dell EMC SVP of Hybrid Cloud Platforms discusses the value of a fully engineered hybrid cloud platform for Microsoft Azure Stack.

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Vulnerability Remediation to the Cloud and Beyond VULNERABILITY REMEDIATION TO THE CLOUD AND BEYOND

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May 03, 2017

Security teams often use a variety of vulnerability management and response tools to assess and address the vulnerability situation across the organization, frequently using different sets of tools for different environment types.   This often makes getting a single picture of the current ...

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What is hybrid cloud orchestration? WHAT IS HYBRID CLOUD ORCHESTRATION?

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Apr 28, 2017

Cloud expert, Scott Jeschonek, provides an overview of hybrid cloud orchestration and how to use it in different infrastructure setups.

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How to maintain security compliance in the cloud HOW TO MAINTAIN SECURITY COMPLIANCE IN THE CLOUD

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Apr 28, 2017

Compliance is one of the main reasons why many organizations hesitate to fully engage in a cloud-first strategy. However, a clear understanding of how compliance can be achieved in the cloud enables companies to capitalize on the business agility and growth that the public cloud provides.

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How do you recover when your cloud is the disaster? HOW DO YOU RECOVER WHEN YOUR CLOUD IS THE DISASTER?

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Apr 27, 2017

Part of the allure of cloud services is not having to worry about disaster recovery (DR). Yet, during the S3 outage, having an independent DR plan would have come in handy for Apple, Snapchat, and other companies reportedly affected.

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VMware Cloud Foundation Network Overview VMWARE CLOUD FOUNDATION NETWORK OVERVIEW

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Apr 26, 2017

The VMware SDDC Manager allocates cloud capacity into workload domains.  Each workload domain is backed by a vSphere cluster and is managed by its own vCenter Server instance.  In each workload domain, a virtual distributed switch is created with multiple VLAN-backed port groups to logical...

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The Ideal PaaS for Your SAP Environment THE IDEAL PAAS FOR YOUR SAP ENVIRONMENT

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Apr 26, 2017

Learn how to unleash the full power of your business applications with SAP Cloud Platform.

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Red Hat Shares April 2017: OpenStack and private clouds RED HAT SHARES APRIL 2017: OPENSTACK AND PRIVATE CLOUDS

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Apr 26, 2017

OpenStack lets you design a unique yet standardized cloud platform—but why and how are other enterprises using it? We cover that with advice and research.

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Red Flags That You’re Not Dealing with a Cloud 2.0 Solution RED FLAGS THAT YOU’RE NOT DEALING WITH A CLOUD 2.0 SOLUTION

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Apr 26, 2017

Cloud software as a service (SaaS) are not just buzzwords anymore; they’re ways for organizations to become agile and efficient to meet their changing business needs. This is the age of the cloud. And as technology becomes more diverse and complex, we spend too much time managing it, instead o...

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Visual Workflow: Cloud Flow Designer Overview (Salesforce Classic) VISUAL WORKFLOW: CLOUD FLOW DESIGNER OVERVIEW (SALESFORCE CLASSIC)

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Apr 26, 2017

This demo gives you an overview of Visual Workflow's Cloud Flow Designer, the tool for creating flows. With the Cloud Flow Designer, you can configure screens and define branching logic for your flows, completely within Salesforce, without writing any code.

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The Carrier Cloud Needs A New Fabric, Not A Patched Cloth THE CARRIER CLOUD NEEDS A NEW FABRIC, NOT A PATCHED CLOTH

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Apr 25, 2017

SD-WANs are driven by the explosive growth of Internet traffic and the changes in traffic flows. There is less demand for MPLS-to-the-datacenter and more demand for accelerating and securing traffic to internet destinations, such as cloud infrastructure and public cloud applications.

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SHIFTING BATTLEFRONTS IN CLOUD SECURITY SHIFTING BATTLEFRONTS IN CLOUD SECURITY

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Apr 24, 2017

In assessing risks to their organizations' data and their cloud-based environment, security teams must also be prepared to stay ahead of the latest IT security trends.

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In case of emergency, call from the cloud IN CASE OF EMERGENCY, CALL FROM THE CLOUD

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Apr 21, 2017

A business that has incorporated Voxbone’s emergency access services to its customer offering is Dialpad. This “desk phone killer” company was featured in a press release that explains how its BYOD (bring your own device) customers stay compliant while cutting the cords of traditio...

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Come together! Ovum looks at trends in UC COME TOGETHER! OVUM LOOKS AT TRENDS IN UC

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Apr 13, 2017

Ovum sees employees in 2017 using a variety of software-based tools, not only within organizations but also within teams, as individuals adopt their own preferred options. Another big trend is the rise of mobile communications within the workplace, which will continue to displace traditional devices...

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Can Launching a Cloud Contact Center Really Be That Easy? CAN LAUNCHING A CLOUD CONTACT CENTER REALLY BE THAT EASY?

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Apr 12, 2017

To my delight, this conversation quickly turned into a heart to heart when the topic turned to his experience with the administration and deployment of the product. He told me that he selected interns straight out of college—without a technology background to architect, administrator, and depl...

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What’s New With B2 Cloud Storage WHAT’S NEW WITH B2 CLOUD STORAGE

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Apr 07, 2017

Backblaze B2 continues to grow in popularity as developers, IT personnel and more realize the benefits of affordable cloud storage.

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Green Cloud and Veeam’s Business-Boosting Offer Continues! GREEN CLOUD AND VEEAM’S BUSINESS-BOOSTING OFFER CONTINUES!

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Apr 05, 2017

Back in February, Veeam launched a promotion for the nearly quarter-million end-users of their Cloud Connect services, offering eligible customers up to $1,000 in FREE Cloud Connect services. On top of that, Green Cloud gave eligible partners special promotional rates of $0.05 per GB for signing up ...

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SoftNAS Cloud on Microsoft Azure: Joining Azure Active Directory SOFTNAS CLOUD ON MICROSOFT AZURE: JOINING AZURE ACTIVE DIRECTORY

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Apr 04, 2017

This video outlines the information required to join your SoftNAS Cloud Instance to an existing Azure Active Directory configuration, as well as where to find the information requested in the SoftNAS Active Directory wizard.

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The Managed Cloud Operating System THE MANAGED CLOUD OPERATING SYSTEM

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Mar 30, 2017

With the Managed Cloud Operating System, T-Systems provide consistent, standardised operating system management for virtual servers in various kinds of public and hybrid cloud environments.

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Future Proof Your Cloud Strategy While Preparing for GDPR FUTURE PROOF YOUR CLOUD STRATEGY WHILE PREPARING FOR GDPR

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Mar 30, 2017

Vaultive helps organizations prepare their cloud environment for GDPR compliance by applying unified security and governance to all their SaaS applications, allowing them to maintain complete continuous control over their data.  Features like advanced encryption, context-aware policy controls, ...

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Connectivity Security – the Key to Protecting Your Data in the Cloud CONNECTIVITY SECURITY – THE KEY TO PROTECTING YOUR DATA IN THE CLOUD

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Mar 30, 2017

The cloud transforms the way we work, from providing access to critical services on the move to enabling businesses to better communicate and grow.

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Mware vCloud Director: An Introduction MWARE VCLOUD DIRECTOR: AN INTRODUCTION

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Mar 28, 2017

Cloud computing is growing at a spectacular pace. Most organizations are either using cloud technology or developing products that support it. VMware’s cloud management tool is called vCloud Director (vCD), which works on Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) architecture.

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How do I access Cloud Data quickly HOW DO I ACCESS CLOUD DATA QUICKLY

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Mar 23, 2017

The ActualTech Media RoadCast is an ongoing series of short videos wherein ActualTech Media technologists hit the road to discuss the current state of enterprise IT with industry experts around the world.

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Embracing Service Agility, NFV Infrastructure Automation and the New Cloud Reality EMBRACING SERVICE AGILITY, NFV INFRASTRUCTURE AUTOMATION AND THE NEW CLOUD REALITY

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Mar 23, 2017

At Mobile World Congress recently, I was privileged to be invited to speak on a panel debating NFV. The topic of the panel discussion was “NFV: a re-examination” and included participants from Telefonica, InterDigital Europe, Cisco, Spirent and Red Hat. It was a far reaching discussion w...

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Connecting to the cloud – your options explained CONNECTING TO THE CLOUD – YOUR OPTIONS EXPLAINED

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Mar 23, 2017

In this, the latest in our series of blogs looking at connectivity, we outline the options for connecting your office directly into the public cloud.

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No-Cost VM Migration to Google Cloud Platform Now Available With CloudEndure NO-COST VM MIGRATION TO GOOGLE CLOUD PLATFORM NOW AVAILABLE WITH CLOUDENDURE

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Mar 21, 2017

The new migration service provides companies with a fast, easy, and no-cost way to migrate to GCP without disrupting business. All you have to do is click the “Import VM” button in the VM Instances section of the Google Cloud Console.

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Hybrid Cloud Is the Raw Material For Digital Transformation HYBRID CLOUD IS THE RAW MATERIAL FOR DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION

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Mar 21, 2017

For companies pursuing digital transformation, the cloud is as necessary as workouts to an athlete. Hybrid cloud can be dovetailed into the broader digital strategy of a company.  Because the two trends are interlinked. Currently, the cloud market’s fastest-growing segment is the hybrid c...

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IBM Cloud Secure Virtualization: A HyTrust Joint Solution with IBM Cloud and Intel IBM CLOUD SECURE VIRTUALIZATION: A HYTRUST JOINT SOLUTION WITH IBM CLOUD AND INTEL

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Mar 20, 2017

HyTrust is proud to announce our new joint solution with IBM Cloud and Intel, IBM Cloud Secure Virtualization. This new offering solves for security and compliance barriers to cloud adoption, enabling organizations, especially in highly regulated industries, to take full advantage of the efficiency,...

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IBM Cloud Secure Virtualization: A HyTrust Joint Solution with IBM Cloud and Intel IBM CLOUD SECURE VIRTUALIZATION: A HYTRUST JOINT SOLUTION WITH IBM CLOUD AND INTEL

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Mar 20, 2017

HyTrust is proud to announce our new joint solution with IBM Cloud and Intel, IBM Cloud Secure Virtualization. This new offering solves for security and compliance barriers to cloud adoption, enabling organizations, especially in highly regulated industries, to take full advantage of the efficiency,...

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CUSTOM CLOUD SECURITY: HELPING A DIGITAL MARKETING AGENCY, THE GARRIGAN LYMAN GROUP, PROTECT ITSELF AND ITS CLIENTS CUSTOM CLOUD SECURITY: HELPING A DIGITAL MARKETING AGENCY, THE GARRIGAN LYMAN GROUP, PROTECT ITSELF AND ITS CLIENTS

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Mar 20, 2017

If you work in the cloud, you must have a cloud security system to protect yourself—and your customers.

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CLOUD SECURITY AS A VALUE ADDED SERVICE CLOUD SECURITY AS A VALUE ADDED SERVICE

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Mar 16, 2017

Several Microsoft VARs and SIs are making the change to Microsoft’s Cloud Solution Provider program.  According to Microsoft, companies that integrate their own Intellectual Property into their services outperform those that do not.

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How To Migrate To A Multi-Cloud Deployment HOW TO MIGRATE TO A MULTI-CLOUD DEPLOYMENT

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Mar 15, 2017

Migrating to the cloud is a significant challenge for most organizations especially when the migration involves multiple datacenters, mobile users and remote locations. Ensuring secure access to cloud assets with legacy networks often leads to two choices — backhauling cloud traffic to a centr...

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Introducing Rubrik Software in the Cloud INTRODUCING RUBRIK SOFTWARE IN THE CLOUD

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Mar 11, 2017

When your apps run in the cloud, can you protect your data? Rubrik Cloud Data Management gives you the freedom to take your data anywhere.

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4 Tips to Build IT Resilience Before the Next Amazon Cloud Outage 4 TIPS TO BUILD IT RESILIENCE BEFORE THE NEXT AMAZON CLOUD OUTAGE

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Mar 08, 2017

We all love Amazon. Where else can you buy things at 2 a.m. and enjoy the feeling of regret two days later? Not to mention, Amazon is a huge provider of cloud services for popular websites like Buzzfeed, Pinterest, Netflix and Spotify.

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EVOLVING YOUR SECURITY OPERATIONS STRATEGY TO FIT THE CLOUD EVOLVING YOUR SECURITY OPERATIONS STRATEGY TO FIT THE CLOUD

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Mar 06, 2017

ou’ve decided to move to the cloud. It’s faster, more scalable, and more agile. However, you’re worried about security. The foundational infrastructure delivered by cloud providers is secure, but protecting the applications, workloads, and data you run on top of it is your responsi...

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5 Lessons I Learned in My Journey to the Cloud 5 LESSONS I LEARNED IN MY JOURNEY TO THE CLOUD

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Mar 03, 2017

Throughout my workday I use chat and video to communicate with colleagues around the world. We use PureCloud to easily share files, our desktops, and ideas as naturally as if we were in the same room. When I am not working, I pop onto another type of cloud to check my various social media for the la...

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CLOUDBLEED CAUSES CLOUDFLARE LEAK CLOUDBLEED CAUSES CLOUDFLARE LEAK

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Mar 02, 2017

The bad HTML parsers were initially introduced in September 2016 to a few sites that used CloudFlare’s services so only a relatively small amount of sites were affected. However, by February the number increased significantly when CloudFlare issued an update making the parsers much more widely...

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Why your cloud services should be designed to fail WHY YOUR CLOUD SERVICES SHOULD BE DESIGNED TO FAIL

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Mar 01, 2017

This week’s AWS Simple Storage Service (S3) outage has served as a stark reminder that all cloud services can and do fail.

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The fairest of them all - SecureVault Cloud Backup and DR THE FAIREST OF THEM ALL - SECUREVAULT CLOUD BACKUP AND DR

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Feb 28, 2017

The use of the Cloud to back up data is, like most uses of Cloud, rising exponentially. But with so many providers offering a seemingly-perfect solution, how can you be sure you are making the right choice for your business? Blue Chip’s Sales and Marketing Director, Anthony Green, explains why...

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Scality Cloud Monitoring--Including a 100% Uptime Guarantee SCALITY CLOUD MONITORING--INCLUDING A 100% UPTIME GUARANTEE

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Feb 28, 2017

Daniel Binsfeld, Scality Co-Founder and VP of Dev/Ops, introduces the Scality Cloud Monitor solution. Discover how Scality Cloud Monitor can transform your business with fully configurable alarms, predictive monitoring and capacity planning tools.

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ARM servers help make software-defined storage ready for the cloud era ARM SERVERS HELP MAKE SOFTWARE-DEFINED STORAGE READY FOR THE CLOUD ERA

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Feb 28, 2017

Cloud environments at least the real ones, like those in Amazon, Facebook, and Google use distributed systems as their foundation. And as a leading distributed storage company, Hedvig definitely has a vested interest in that outcome.

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The Economics of Hybrid Cloud Storage THE ECONOMICS OF HYBRID CLOUD STORAGE

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Feb 28, 2017

Hybrid Cloud has jumped into the IT vernacular over the last few years. Hybrid Cloud solutions intelligently divide processing and data storage between on-premise and off-premise resources to maximize efficiency.

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Protect Roaming and Remote Users Using ActiveTrust Cloud PROTECT ROAMING AND REMOTE USERS USING ACTIVETRUST CLOUD

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Feb 27, 2017

This demo video shows how easy it is to configure roaming users, set policy and start protecting your roaming and remote users from cyberattacks including malware, data exfiltration and DNS tunneling.

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Cloud Management Suite - Adaptable CLOUD MANAGEMENT SUITE - ADAPTABLE

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Feb 27, 2017

Cloud Management Suite is always listening to what our customers have to say. When they need something to help manage their environment, we are happy to work with them to create it.

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Boost Your Business with Great Offers from Green Cloud and Veeam BOOST YOUR BUSINESS WITH GREAT OFFERS FROM GREEN CLOUD AND VEEAM

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Feb 23, 2017

Through June 30, 2017, Veeam is running an incredible promotion for the nearly quarter-million end-users of their Cloud Connect services. Eligible customers will receive up to $1,000 in FREE Cloud Connect services. And to sweeten the deal, Green Cloud is offering special rates of $0.05 per GB to our...

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New HyperStore 4000: Highest density storage, cloud-like prices NEW HYPERSTORE 4000: HIGHEST DENSITY STORAGE, CLOUD-LIKE PRICES

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Feb 21, 2017

Rack space and budget. Most data centers are short on both. Yet somehow, you’re expected to accommodate a 50% increase in unstructured data volume annually. That’s a problem. The new solution is the HyperStore 4000. With 700TB in just 4U of rack height, it’s nearly 2X the density o...

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Cloud Storage vs Cloud Backup – What CLOUD STORAGE VS CLOUD BACKUP – WHAT'S THE DIFFERENCE?

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Feb 20, 2017

In general, when we speak about cloud backup files are mirrored from a device to the cloud. This can be your computer, a server, your mobile or any machine that stores data locally. Using the cloud reduces the risk of total data loss because data is stored remotely. Whatever happens to your computer...

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Oracle Cloud: Strategy and Vision for the Journey to Cloud ORACLE CLOUD: STRATEGY AND VISION FOR THE JOURNEY TO CLOUD

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Feb 17, 2017

Oracle SVP, Steve Daheb discusses the Oracle Cloud vision and strategy that will support your businesses journey to the cloud.

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Cloud Computing Trends: 2017 State of the Cloud Survey CLOUD COMPUTING TRENDS: 2017 STATE OF THE CLOUD SURVEY

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Feb 15, 2017

In January 2017, RightScale conducted its sixth annual State of the Cloud Survey of the latest cloud computing trends, with a focus on infrastructure-as-a-service. In 2017, we see several new themes emerging: a narrowing race among public cloud providers, decrease in private cloud adoption, a renewe...

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Introducing Mimecast Internal Email Protect INTRODUCING MIMECAST INTERNAL EMAIL PROTECT

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Feb 13, 2017

These employees have had their accounts or systems taken over by an external attacker through credential harvesting, phishing or the installation of various forms of malware.

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3 Things You Need to Consider Before Choosing a Cloud Services Provider 3 THINGS YOU NEED TO CONSIDER BEFORE CHOOSING A CLOUD SERVICES PROVIDER

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Feb 10, 2017

Choosing a cloud services provider isn’t a decision to rush into. After all, you’re moving your business critical data and applications into the cloud. You want to make sure everything goes smoothly, and no sensitive data or files slip through the cracks. The right cloud services provide...

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AWS vs Oracle: Which is the Ideal Database Cloud for You? AWS VS ORACLE: WHICH IS THE IDEAL DATABASE CLOUD FOR YOU?

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Feb 08, 2017

Oracle Cloud is focused on power for the high end, but has less to offer around the low end. Amazon's strength is owning that low-end, then upselling more services a la carte as companies grow, change, or move more workloads to the cloud.

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Leverage cloud interconnection services to move and secure your apps to the cloud LEVERAGE CLOUD INTERCONNECTION SERVICES TO MOVE AND SECURE YOUR APPS TO THE CLOUD

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Feb 06, 2017

Moving apps and workloads to the cloud can introduce management headaches and issues of policy inconsistency. Consider deploying application delivery with cloud interconnection services without sacrificing security, availability, and performance of your apps.

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Oracle Management Cloud: A Day in the Life of a CIO ORACLE MANAGEMENT CLOUD: A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A CIO

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Feb 03, 2017

Oracle Management Cloud (OMC) is a suite of next-generation, integrated monitoring, management and analytics solutions delivered as a service on Oracle Cloud.

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MICROSOFT AZURE CLOUD USAGE IS GROWING – DON’T FORGET ABOUT SECURITY MICROSOFT AZURE CLOUD USAGE IS GROWING – DON’T FORGET ABOUT SECURITY

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Feb 02, 2017

During their Q2 earnings call this past January, Microsoft shared that the amount of Azure compute usage has more than doubled in the past year, helping drive continued growth in their Intelligent Cloud business.

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5 Roadblocks to Successful Cloud Adoption 5 ROADBLOCKS TO SUCCESSFUL CLOUD ADOPTION

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Feb 02, 2017

Though cloud service providers invest heavily in developing and administering secure offerings, they are required by law to comply with government subpoenas and data requests. With government demands for data on the rise, it’s important for organizations to realize that their cloud provider ma...

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Quantum StorNext adds Q-Cloud as AWS archiving tier QUANTUM STORNEXT ADDS Q-CLOUD AS AWS ARCHIVING TIER

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Jan 28, 2017

Every cloud storage option has its pros and cons. Depending on your specific needs, the size of your environment, and your budget, it’s essential to weigh all cloud and on-prem options. Download this comprehensive guide in which experts analyze and evaluate each cloud storage option available ...

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Oracle Startup Cloud Accelerator: for global entrepreneurs and startups ORACLE STARTUP CLOUD ACCELERATOR: FOR GLOBAL ENTREPRENEURS AND STARTUPS

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Jan 21, 2017

A 60-second video about Oracle's new Startup Cloud Accelerator program for global startups and entrepreneurs.

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IBM Cloud Resiliency Orchestration Overview IBM CLOUD RESILIENCY ORCHESTRATION OVERVIEW

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Jan 18, 2017

In today’s always-on world, your business can’t afford downtime, which can result in revenue loss, reputational damage, and regulatory penalties. Learn how IBM Cloud Resiliency Orchestration can help transform your IT recovery management through automation to simplify disaster recovery p...

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Debunking paranoia over Cloud Security- A wakeup call from the future DEBUNKING PARANOIA OVER CLOUD SECURITY- A WAKEUP CALL FROM THE FUTURE

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Jan 17, 2017

The year is 2025. Progress in cloud-based technologies has accelerated multifold everywhere except in Cynicalville. This place is populated by enterprises that were, and still are, not too sure about Cloud Computing.

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RightScale Product Updates: Azure Resource Manager Support for All Accounts, New Audit Entries in Cloud Management and More RIGHTSCALE PRODUCT UPDATES: AZURE RESOURCE MANAGER SUPPORT FOR ALL ACCOUNTS, NEW AUDIT ENTRIES IN CLOUD MANAGEMENT AND MORE

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Jan 12, 2017

Our January product updates include Azure Resource Manager support for all accounts, new audit actions available in Cloud Management, and a new server href option that simplifies the API call and/or Cloud Workflow code for managing your resources.

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Three Things to Consider When Selecting a Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) Provider THREE THINGS TO CONSIDER WHEN SELECTING A DISASTER RECOVERY AS A SERVICE (DRAAS) PROVIDER

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Jan 11, 2017

This is part of a series of interviews with Asigra Partners. In this post we’re talking with Nikolaos Prapas, Data and Recovery Solutions Engineer at TAS France who shares the importance of having a sound disaster recovery plan/DRaaS solution, trends in the European market related to backup an...

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Behind the Cloud: The Microsoft Azure & Hewlett Packard Enterprise stack BEHIND THE CLOUD: THE MICROSOFT AZURE & HEWLETT PACKARD ENTERPRISE STACK

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Jan 06, 2017

Microsoft Azure services plus Hewlett Packard Enterprise hardware creates an on-premises stack 100% API compatible with Microsoft public cloud. Ken Won of HPE sits down with Brent Haley to answer how this integrated solution will help enterprises with security, latency, efficiency, and more.

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2016 Year in Review: The Four Biggest Trends of the Year 2016 YEAR IN REVIEW: THE FOUR BIGGEST TRENDS OF THE YEAR

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Jan 06, 2017

2016 was a very interesting time in the world of IT. Ransomware and malicious attacks became prevalent, BYOD became more popular, Office 365 and SaaS applications proliferated the marketplace and cloud backup solutions became the preferred choice for many IT professionals. 2016 is over, but it compl...

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Benchmark Your Enterprise Cloud Adoption BENCHMARK YOUR ENTERPRISE CLOUD ADOPTION

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Jan 03, 2017

Enterprise cloud computing adoption accelerated in 2016 and will do so again in 2017. Are you ahead of your competitors or lagging behind the average enterprise? Infrastructure and operations (I&O) leaders must answer this question to   chart their companies’ cloud futures. This ...

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How To Simplify Migration To The Cloud: Digital Operations HOW TO SIMPLIFY MIGRATION TO THE CLOUD: DIGITAL OPERATIONS

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Dec 28, 2016

Cognizant's Cloud Steps uses a five-step approach to assist in an end-to-end transition from your organization’s existing environment to a cloud ecosystem.

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How To Simplify Migration To The Cloud HOW TO SIMPLIFY MIGRATION TO THE CLOUD

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Dec 28, 2016

Cognizant's Cloud Steps uses a five-step approach to assist in an end-to-end transition from your organization’s existing environment to a cloud ecosystem.

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Three Major Cloud Adoption Trends for 2017 THREE MAJOR CLOUD ADOPTION TRENDS FOR 2017

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Dec 27, 2016

Small and medium-sized businesses will be the driving force behind the cloud adoption not only because the cloud presents an amazing and cost-effective opportunity to utilize the services they are not able to afford in-house, but also because it’s the easiest and scalable market demographic fo...

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Why Westworld WHY WESTWORLD'S VISION OF THE FUTURE NEEDS MORE CLOUD

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Dec 22, 2016

Do the writers of Westworld, HBO's hit sci-fi TV show, take into consideration all the changes that the world of technology is currently going through, for example, the cloud, industry 4.0, the Internet of Things (IoT), software-defined infrastructure, and data-centric security? Well, yes and no...

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Free your archive data, move it to any cloud FREE YOUR ARCHIVE DATA, MOVE IT TO ANY CLOUD

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Dec 21, 2016

Today we announced Freedom Archive, a new product that frees up inactive data from expensive on premise storage, frees up people from managing archaic tape archival processes, and provides the freedom to use any cloud provider.

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The top 10 hyperscale cloud posts of 2016 THE TOP 10 HYPERSCALE CLOUD POSTS OF 2016

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Dec 21, 2016

It's end of year list time. So let's check out what ten posts grabbed the most attention in year one of the Hyperscale Cloud blog. And let us know what you want to see in 2017! We need supply-chain integrity to overcome insider threats in the connected digital world . Our "digital immun...

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How Sonian embodies the five cloud superpowers HOW SONIAN EMBODIES THE FIVE CLOUD SUPERPOWERS

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Dec 20, 2016

For six years, Amazon Web Services (AWS) has held their customer-centric conference in Las Vegas. The previous keynotes by AWS CEO Andy Jassy have used a narrative theme to weave together different elements to tell a “modern cloud story.” Last year, the theme was the “Seven Cloud F...

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