cloudtimes News Digest

  • A New Cloud Ecosystem for Telecom Operators
    Action In The CloudThe market for cloud computing infrastructure and services is growing rapidly and a wide variety of players—some old, some new—are rushing in to grab a share of the opportunity.

    To thrive in the cloud market, they must establish and solidify their positions as value-adding players. Otherwise, they risk being pushed aside [...]

  • 5 Ways to Maximize Your SAP ROI Through Enterprise Automation

    In an informative new white paper, “5 Ways to Maximize SAP ROI through Enterprise Automation”, discover how to enhance the quality and flow of information across your organization through seamless integration of SAP and non-SAP applications — improving IT performance and the bottom line.

    DOWNLOAD THE FULL WHITEPAPER FOR FREE HERE

    Other articles [...]

  • Verizon Cloud Based on CA Technologies Offering

    Both CA Technologies (CA) and Verizon (VZ) announced that CA Technologies through Verizon’s flagship cloud will introduce its new IT management software, Computing as a Service (CaaS). The partnership will commence with CA hosting Verizon’s project and portfolio management solutions for the cloud offering.

    Adam Elster, general manager for Services, Support and Education Sales [...]

  • Cloud Expo: Telx Launches Cloud Connection Centers

    Telx the leading interconnection and data center provider launched today its new Cloud Connection Centers, an innovative new way for cloud service providers to securely connect their infrastructures, leveraging Service Level Agreements (SLAs) to ensure IaaS and application uptime. Telx also announced that SoftLayer Technologies, a global provider of on-demand Cloud and Dedicated hosting, has joined the Telx cloudXchange. The Telx [...]

  • Moving to the Cloud

    CIOs are making the move to cloud computing to reduce costs, increase productivity and simplify IT. And many of them consider e-mail platforms the place to start. In a recent IDG Research Services poll, IT leaders cited painful limitations to their current messaging platforms, including increasing costs, poor user experiences, and limited scalability and [...]

  • Rightscale Introduces Its Multicloud Marketplace

    RightScale recently announced the release of its new MultiCloud Marketplace, a clearing tool for ready-to-run customizable software that is devised to perform the best practices in managing server applications in the cloud. This will offer a free market for vendors in selling user applications, middleware features, web servers and more. RightScale’s ServerTemplate will provide [...]

  • Cloud Expo: New API Portal Announcement from Layer 7 Technologies

    Layer 7 Technologies unveiled today its new API Portal technology, a solution that provides companies and service providers with a secure, turn-key way to manage developers creating applications against their application programming interfaces (APIs). The API portal is part of Layer 7’s API management suite which includes the Enterprise Service Manager for [...]

  • How To Watch Steve Jobs’ WWDC Keynote LIVE

    Apple CEO Steve Jobs will show off several new products today at the company’s WWDC conference in San Francisco, including Mac OS X 10.7 “Lion,” iOS 5, and “iCloud,” a new cloud-based service. We had reported extensively.

    The keynote begins at 1 p.m. ET, 10 a.m. PT. Join us for a <a href=”http://www.ustream.tv/channel/applelivekeynotes” [...]

  • KT and Softbank Sign Cloud Joint Venture

    KT the second largest South Korean mobile operator is entering into a $65 million cloud joint venture with Softbank Corporation. This new cloud venture set to kick off in September will focus on disaster recovery and provide data center and cloud services to Japanese companies.

    The ownership of this venture will be distributed into [...]

  • Apple To Offer Free iCloud Services with Mac OS X Lion

    Lots of rumors are going on about the iCloud announcement on Monday. One of the most exciting ones is the integration of iCloud, Apple’s new Cloud Service into Mac OS X Lion.

    CEO Steve Jobs is expected to officially present the, Lion, Mac OS X’s eight and latest version on Monday, June 6th [...]

  • Join CloudCamp NY At CloudExpo, Jun 7, 2011

    CloudCamp is an unconference where early adopters of Cloud Computing technologies exchange ideas. With the rapid change occurring in the industry, we need a place where we can meet to share our experiences, challenges and solutions. At CloudCamp, you are encouraged to share your thoughts in several open discussions, as we strive for the [...]

  • 5 Major Trends in Mobile Cloud Computing

    If a survey will be conducted on the most glorified technology trends of the year, there are only two answers most people will say; it’s either cloud computing or smartphones and tablets. It’s everywhere on wall discussions of most IT forums and communities. While some vendors are busy slapping these products, the trend is [...]

  • WWDC: Apple Signs Deals With Record Labels for New iCloud Service

    The Apple Worldwide Developer conference (WWDC) will kick off next Monday morning with keynote from CEO Steve Jobs. Jobs is expected to introduce the next version of iOS and OS X and a new service called iCloud.

    iCloud [...]

  • Amazon AWS vs. Microsoft Azure Part 2

    In part 1 of this article we initiated a comparison of the services provided by Amazon AWS and Microsoft Azure. We talked about a bit of the history of the two platforms and found certain pros and cons of each of them.

    Further in this part 2 of the series, we’d focus on [...]

  • Apple WWDC 2011: 10 Things To Watch Out For

    Rumors suggest that at this year’s Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco iPhone news won’t be as prominent as last year, instead attendees will sit through discussions on software; including iOS 5 and Apple’s upcoming desktop-based operating system, Mac OS X Lion.
    Apple hasn’t released specific details on what it has planned [...]

 
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