Public cloud and other cloud deployment models
- November 08, 2013
HyTrust will add encryption to its cloud security software following its acquisition of HighCloud Security this week. HyTrust Inc. already enforces access controls at the management layer of ...
- November 05, 2013
Amazon Web Services has lowered the price of its second-generation standard instances by 10% across the board, continuing the downward trend of IaaS pricing. The EC2 M3 instances, which debuted ...
- November 05, 2013
Customers hope Rackspace's overhauled data centers will improve provisioning time and allow more workloads to move to the cloud.
- November 01, 2013
The writing was on the wall before IBM shut down its SmartCloud Enterprise service in favor of SoftLayer.
- October 25, 2013
There was hope among Rackspace users this week that the company’s latest acquisition of LiteStack would improve cloud provisioning times, but Rackspace officials said the technology isn’t going to ...
- October 22, 2013
Amazon Web Services will allow users to change the size of reserved instances – a capability that is high on cloud customers' wish lists. Amazon Web Services (AWS) customers were left wanting more ...
- September 25, 2013
Find out what IBM's plans are to integrate OpenStack into SoftLayer, along with the rest of the roadmap plans for the IaaS service it bought in June.
- September 13, 2013
I attended the NYC OpenStack Meetup this week, which focused on understanding what place Amazon EC2 APIs should hold for OpenStack design and implementation. It was billed as the third round of the ...
- August 06, 2013
Most enterprise IT managers have been watching the public cloud race as a proof of concept and a way to shake out the contenders. Amazon Web Services has clearly been the winner with majority ...
- May 30, 2013
The community cloud is quickly becoming the more efficient way for enterprises to implement business-to-business connections. In the past, enterprises would create a VPN connection to each and ...
- May 09, 2013
Choosing a hybrid data center can invite complexity, but add flexibility and resilience. There are pros and cons and some important decision points to consider when going hybrid.
- May 06, 2013
Has Dell gotten its cloud house in order with its latest cloud management platform buy or further muddied the waters? It all depends on integration.
- April 26, 2013
Chef and other configuration automation tools go hand-in-hand with cloud management for some shops, though integration can be tricky.
- April 17, 2013
The differences between the last OpenStack Summit in San Diego and the one held this week in Portland are sizable. San Diego saw about 1300 attendees – here, the number has been closer to 3000, an ...
- April 03, 2013
Even established companies like BMW have cloud questions. But, with the help of the OCDA, BMW revs up on the path to hybrid cloud.