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  • Did cloud computing help catch Osama bin Laden?

    Carl Brooks - TechTarget 06 May 2011
  • Now that we've gotten the link bait headline out of the way, let me say first that cloud computing is in no way to be considered anywhere near as important to the death of Osama bin Laden as the ...

  • Why HP wants the whole cloud stack

    Jo Maitland - TechTarget 04 May 2011
  • HP's clumsy cloud leak this week sheds a little bit more light on the printer giant's cloud computing plans, but the details signal a much bigger trend. The major IT players feel they must own the ...

  • HP exec leaks cloud plans; VMware in, Microsoft out?

    Jo Maitland - TechTarget 03 May 2011
  • HP will most likely base its cloud Platform as a Service offering on VMware's CloudFoundry, according to plans leaked by an HP exec. Surprisingly, there was no mention of support for Microsoft ...

  • Can a cloud broker upset the cloud market?

    Carl Brooks - TechTarget 13 Feb 2011
  • The Enomaly-powered cloud brokerage service SpotCloud has been chugging along for some time, rolling on-demand virtual machine providers into its fold. It's set to go live next week, a clearing ...

  • Eli Lilly lands on Bluelock cloud?

    Jo Maitland - TechTarget 25 Jan 2011
  • Back in August we reported that pharmaceutical giant, Eli Lilly was looking for additional cloud providers to Amazon, for better support. Lilly has picked Indiana-based hosting and cloud provider, ...

  • Asia cloud driven by broadband, poised to grow

    Carl Brooks - TechTarget 06 Jan 2011
  • A new report from the 451 Group paints a picture of cloud computing poised to spread but bound by limits of infrastructure. It's still a tiny fraction of the IT market but advanced Asian ...

  • Eucalyptus and Red Hat sitting in a tree

    Carl Brooks - TechTarget 06 Jan 2011
  • K-I-S-S-I-N-G Eucalyptus has announced it is in a technical partnership with Red Hat to bundle Deltacloud, Red Hat's cloud platform project with the much more mature Eucalyptus platform. Check out ...

  • What happened to SimpleCDN?

    Carl Brooks - TechTarget 14 Dec 2010
  • SimpleCDN had a simple premise: people will buy into a cheap, reliable content distribution network (CDN). Turns out it was too cheap, and maybe too cavalier with its choice of customers. As a ...