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VMware's Stealth Strategy: Gain Public Cloud Revenues
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
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VMware thinks it's gained more ground in the public cloud market than analysts realize; it won't be pushed out by Amazon.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 9/2/2015
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Google Logo Gets Mobile Makeover
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Google has swapped out its old logo in favor of a simpler design optimized for a broader range of devices.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 9/2/2015
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VMware Goes All-In On Containers
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
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New VMware products elevate containers from an afterthought to a primary vehicle for application delivery.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 9/1/2015
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VMware Advances Hybrid Cloud At VMworld
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
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VMware opens its VMworld event with additions to its vCloud Air public cloud, ties into the virtualized data center, and other enhancements.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 8/31/2015
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9 NoSQL Pioneers Who Modernized Data Management
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
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The folks profiled here are tackling data management for the Internet Age, helping us all understand what can be done with a mass of unstructured information. See how their work has transformed the way we handle databases.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 8/30/2015
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OpenStack Now Offers 3 Ways To Deploy Containers
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
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OpenStack's Magnum Project will give cloud users the ability to deploy Docker containers in virtual machines, on bare metal, or in other containers.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 8/28/2015
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Velostrata Hybrid Offers Public Cloud Compute, On-Premises Data
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
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Velostrata emerges from stealth to showcase its hybrid cloud that keeps enterprise data behind the firewall while leveraging the public cloud's power for compute.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 8/28/2015
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Google Unleashes Container Engine For Docker Workloads
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
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The Google Compute Cloud has gained a service for launching Docker containers and managing their lifecycles.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 8/27/2015
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Modern Data Centers: How We'll Get There
InformationWeek Staff,
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Chris Murphy (left), former InformationWeek editor, discusses how enterprises can future-proof their data centers. The other participants are (from left), VMWare's Bill Fathers, Boeing's Mike Stothers, and eBay's Sri Shivananda -- all attending the InformationWeek Conference 2015.
By InformationWeek Staff , 8/26/2015
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Intel Invests $20M In Big Data Specialist BlueData
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
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Intel is leading a $20 million investment in BlueData as a way to speed deployments of big data systems among more users.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 8/26/2015
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Salesforce Polishes Its CRM Interface With Lightning
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
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Salesforce is delivering a cleaner, more elegant look for its desktop CRM applications by using its mobile platform's Lightning components.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 8/25/2015
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Intel Backs OpenStack Firm Mirantis With $100M Investment
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
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With $100 million in capital, Intel is leading a group of investors interested in backing Mirantis' efforts to expand the adoption of enterprise OpenStack clouds.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 8/25/2015
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Does Your Company Need A Chief Data Officer?
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
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Companies that have CDOs tend to perform better than those without, according to a report from Forrester.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 8/24/2015
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Amazon IT Services: No Longer An Oxymoron
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
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AWS is showing increasing sophistication when it comes to displacing other IT software and service suppliers, TBR analyst says.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 8/21/2015
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Drones Need Geo-Fencing, Says Sen. Schumer
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
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Senator Charles Schumer is proposing a new FAA amendment as government officials seek more ways to keep drones under control.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 8/21/2015
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Google Loses Data: Who Says Lightning Never Strikes Twice?
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
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In a four-strike incident, power to Google Compute Cloud disks in Ghislain, Belgium, gets interupted and data writes are lost.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 8/20/2015
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Intel Developer Forum: Spiders, Flying Sharks, And Drones
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
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The future may be unwritten, but we have pictures.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 8/20/2015
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Google’s OnHub Router Promises Easier WiFi
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
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With OnHub, Google hopes to simplify home networking, to encourage interest in IoT devices.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 8/19/2015
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Intel CEO Sees A Bright Future For IoT, Developers
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
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Tiny computers, real-time depth sensing, and breakthrough memory technology are among the innovations featured at this year's Intel Developer Forum. CEO Brian Krzanich detailed how connected devices will change the way we all do business.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 8/19/2015
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Netflix Completes Its Cloud Journey
Larry Loeb, Blogger, Informationweek
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By the end of the summer, Netflix will close its last data center and move its entire streaming service to the cloud with help from AWS. It's a lesson for companies large and small.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 8/18/2015
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