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  • February 04, 2016 04 Feb'16

    Cloud containers race heats up between Amazon and Google

    The heaviest hitters in Docker Linux cloud containers are still Amazon and Google, whose battle is reaching a fever pitch, as Microsoft Azure gears up to join in.

  • January 29, 2016 29 Jan'16

    Expect growth higher up the cloud stack in 2016

    IT analysts expect markedly increased adoption in 2016 across all layers of the cloud stack, with IaaS leading the growth and higher-end services becoming more attractive.

  • January 22, 2016 22 Jan'16

    Docker looks to the future with Unikernel Systems buy

    Docker has acquired Unikernel Systems to expand its capabilities with microservices and connected devices and continue to simplify the developer experience.

  • January 21, 2016 21 Jan'16

    Cloud outage audit update: The challenges with uptime

    Public cloud vendors improved uptime percentages in 2015, while customers have learned to better handle cloud outages and what works best in their environments.

  • January 20, 2016 20 Jan'16

    High-performance cloud storage no longer a pipe dream

    Once considered difficult, if not impossible, to achieve, high-performance cloud storage is becoming a reality for some enterprise IT shops.

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  • January 15, 2016 15 Jan'16

    Cloud price cuts continue with Azure, but don't expect a trend

    Microsoft Azure will reduce VM cloud prices next month by up to 17%, tapping into customers' cost sensitivity around this time of year when budgets are top of mind.

  • January 14, 2016 14 Jan'16

    Microsoft's IoT Hub lags behind Azure IoT Suite

    Microsoft is facing off against archrival Amazon in the race to establish cloud IoT services, but its Azure IoT Suite still has some key components missing or in preview.

  • January 12, 2016 12 Jan'16

    Linode cloud security response draws praise, raises concerns

    Linode's response to a series of cloud security threats to its hosting service illustrates the balancing act of providing the appropriate level of information to users to assuage their concerns.

  • December 22, 2015 22 Dec'15

    Google cloud features grow up in 2015, but work remains

    New Google cloud features for containers and big data highlighted the platform improvements in 2015. It was also a year for surprise partnerships and continued efforts to rein in costs.

  • December 21, 2015 21 Dec'15

    Top Microsoft Azure cloud updates of 2015

    The Microsoft Azure cloud service solidified itself as the top alternative to AWS in 2015, with an improved portal, more partnerships, and upgrades around big data and containers.

  • December 18, 2015 18 Dec'15

    CTO discloses Rackspace cloud plans, challenges for 2016

    Rackspace CTO John Engates talks about Rackspace cloud plans for 2016, as well as broader issues around addressing the talent gap and workload portability.

  • December 18, 2015 18 Dec'15

    Cloud Foundry PaaS takes big step with certification

    The Cloud Foundry PaaS certification solidifies the core of the technology backed by some of the biggest IT vendors in the world.

  • December 18, 2015 18 Dec'15

    Microsoft StorSimple updates bring more cloud storage options

    Microsoft rolls out a series of updates to StorSimple to extend its hybrid cloud storage capabilities to more workloads on-premises and in the cloud.

  • December 18, 2015 18 Dec'15

    Red Hat OpenShift Dedicated balances public-private clouds

    Red Hat OpenShift Dedicated brings isolation and control to the company's platform as a service offering, allowing customers to have dedicated environments on AWS.

  • December 14, 2015 14 Dec'15

    Ten critical moments for cloud computing in 2015

    From mergers and acquisitions to new product launches and more, big changes swept the cloud computing market in 2015. Here are 10 events, in particular, you don't want to miss.

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