• January 16, 2015 16 Jan'15

    IBM Bluemix PaaS a strong contender against AWS

    IBM SoftLayer shops praise the Bluemix platform and Watson API, but can Big Blue win the hearts and minds of developers elsewhere?

  • January 16, 2015 16 Jan'15

    IBM SoftLayer IaaS stands up to AWS with free support, networking

    IBM's SoftLayer IaaS offers low-cost networking and free support, tempting some customers away from AWS.

  • January 13, 2015 13 Jan'15

    Verizon Cloud outage meant to prevent future outages

    Perhaps too late for some, updates made during the Verizon cloud outage will allow it to perform future maintenance without shutting down service.

  • January 13, 2015 13 Jan'15

    Azure cloud advances on AWS with trio of features

    Microsoft continues to build its Azure cloud platform with new features around security, massive VMs and Docker support.

  • January 09, 2015 09 Jan'15

    Verizon Cloud off to rocky start with 48-hour downtime

    Verizon Cloud will be down for up to 48 hours this weekend. But with a relatively small customer base, the biggest impact could be on future customers.

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  • January 05, 2015 05 Jan'15

    Cloud computing technology trends in 2015

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  • December 24, 2014 24 Dec'14

    Cloud outage audit 2014 reveals AWS on top, Azure down

    Cloud outages happen -- but for major providers such as AWS, it isn't often. See how Azure, Google, Rackspace and other IaaS vendors fared in 2014.

  • December 19, 2014 19 Dec'14

    VMware hybrid cloud to nip at Azure's heels in 2015

    VMware added a number of new features to its public cloud and rebranded it as vCloud Air in 2014, but the focus will still remain on hybrid in 2015.

  • December 12, 2014 12 Dec'14

    CenturyLink cloud deal about more than just DR

    The CenturyLink cloud buys continue as disaster recovery as a service vendor DataGardens joins the fold with more than just DR in mind.

  • December 11, 2014 11 Dec'14

    Dedicated network to public cloud a priority

    A secure, dedicated network is a priority for many enterprise customers of public cloud as they look for predictability and security.

  • December 10, 2014 10 Dec'14

    Google Compute Engine adds Windows, Exchange support

    Google Compute Engine adds Windows support -- another sign of the platform's growing maturity and one fewer reason for enterprises to say no.

  • December 05, 2014 05 Dec'14

    Cloud migration tools clear applications' path to cloud

    Cloud migrations are never easy or cheap, but the best results come when applications are re-architected to take advantage of what the cloud can offer.

  • December 05, 2014 05 Dec'14

    IBM hitches a ride on the Docker bandwagon

    Hoping to get a leg up on Amazon and Microsoft, IBM partners with Docker to create applications that can shuttle between on premise and cloud environments.

  • December 05, 2014 05 Dec'14

    Importance of cloud price cuts not what it used to be

    Vendors continue to roll out cloud price cuts, but the cost of compute and storage takes a backseat to speed and agility when selecting providers.

  • December 04, 2014 04 Dec'14

    Successful hybrid clouds begin with IT broker skills

    IT is becoming more integrated into business strategies that support the company, and must serve as a broker of internal and external IT services to build hybrid clouds.