News & Commentary
Content tagged with Infrastructure as a Service posted in July 2011
Cloud Moves From Talk To Walk
Commentary  |  7/29/2011  | 
CA and Nebula's cloud announcements this week reflect the reality that enterprises have moved past the theoretical to the practical.
Fruit Of CA Cloud Acquisitions Adds Up
News  |  7/28/2011  | 
After two years of acquisitions, CA introduces 10 products to help customers plan and deliver private clouds that can use internal and external services.
Nebula Wants To Be iPhone Of Data Center
News  |  7/28/2011  | 
Former NASA CTO Chris Kemp explains his startup's appliance that manages commodity servers as a cloud resource. His plan: Out-innovate the competition.
NASA's Former CTO Brings Cloud Appliance To Enterprise
News  |  7/27/2011  | 
Early Google investors back Chris Kemp's 'garage' startup, Nebula, to build OpenStack appliance to compete with Microsoft, Cisco.
Dell Offers OpenStack Infrastructure-As-A-Service
News  |  7/27/2011  | 
Reference architecture for cloud developers to manage IT resources in OpenStack.
VMTurbo Brings Agility To The Cloud
News  |  7/22/2011  | 
Cloud Operations Manager brings intelligence to virtualization and cloud computing in large, complex, and dynamic environments.
OpenStack Founder's Startup, Piston, Eyes Private Cloud Security
News  |  7/21/2011  | 
With $4.5 million in funding and part of the NASA Nebula cloud brain trust, Piston jumps into the private cloud software market.
Telefonica Strategy Hints At Future of E-Commerce
News  |  7/20/2011  | 
It's all about a managed API platform, not websites, the telecom's strategy declares. Netflix, AT&T, and Google already understand.
Private Cloud Cuts Costs, Speeds Provisioning
News  |  7/18/2011  | 
L&T Infotech has slashed provisioning time from five days to less than 20 minutes and substantially increased server utilization.
Mobile Workers Spur Demand For Cloud Security Services
News  |  7/15/2011  | 
Market for cloud security services will double in the next four years, Radicati Group study says.
MicroStrategy Follows On Cloud, Pioneers Social Insight
News  |  7/13/2011  | 
The independent business intelligence and analytics vendor trails IBM and SAP on cloud deployment, but it appears to be blazing its own trail on social network analysis.
rPath Donates Pushbutton OpenStack Appliance
News  |  7/13/2011  | 
The ready-to-run appliance uses staff time and technology donated by rPath for a test cloud based on equipment from Rackspace.
VMware Strengthens Cloud Support With vSphere 5
Commentary  |  7/12/2011  | 
VMware's pricing problem: As Microsoft and Citrix build functionality, customers may choose cheaper products that are "good enough."
Netflix's Secret To Success In Latin America
Commentary  |  7/7/2011  | 
The company's public API represents a new weapon in global business. Who wouldn't like to gain a large set of customers in an automated way, with outside developers doing the hard interface work?
SMB Cloud Choices Expanding
News  |  7/7/2011  | 
OS33, Cloupia partner to make it easier for managed service providers to cater to SMBs.
7 Self-Inflicted Wounds Of Cloud Computing
News  |  7/5/2011  | 
Don't let poor planning and half-hearted decisions doom your promising cloud projects.
Cloud Computing Services: Feds Get On The Bandwagon
News  |  7/1/2011  | 
Three Infrastructure as a Service offerings are now available from Apps.gov, although agencies may find the ordering process a bit strenuous.
Zynga's Unusual Cloud Strategy Is Key To Success
Commentary  |  7/1/2011  | 
Zynga depends on Amazon's cloud at a critical juncture--as it launches a new game.


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