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Content tagged with Cloud Storage posted in February 2014
Why Smart Cities Need Cloud Services
News  |  2/28/2014
As municipal needs get more sophisticated, more cities turn to cloud services.
CloudSigma: One Tool For Many Cloud Workloads
News  |  2/28/2014
Swiss cloud service supplier CloudSigma, in partnership with CompatibleOne, lets customers provision and track multiple cloud workloads through a single interface.
IBM Confirms Layoffs Amid Hiring
News  |  2/27/2014
IBM cuts workers even as it hires for cloud computing and Watson initiatives.
Cloud Security Needs More Layers: HyTrust
News  |  2/27/2014
Eric Chiu, co-founder of HyTrust, says cloud operations will require "layered security" and encrypted virtual machines when at rest.
CenturyLink Pursues Big Data, High Traffic Workloads
News  |  2/26/2014
Adds new set of Hyperscale servers equipped with SSDs to address most ambitious public cloud users.
NSA Scandal Darkens Cloud Discussions At RSA
News  |  2/26/2014
From Europe's efforts to create regulations for data localization to worries over the security of the cloud, the leaks of the past eight months have cast a shadow over cloud providers.
NetApp In The Cloud Age: CEO Tom Georgens Q&A
News  |  2/26/2014
NetApp's CEO discusses cloud computing realities, the CIO role, software-defined storage, the Snowden effect, and more.
Dropbox: 7 Apps To Add On
Slideshows  |  2/26/2014
Dropbox backs up your important files, but that's just a start. These apps work alongside the cloud service to boost security, streamline workflow, and more.
Consumers Lead Rise Of Connected Storage
Commentary  |  2/25/2014
Connected storage may mean the end to backup and recovery as enterprise systems follow the pattern consumers established with Box and Dropbox.
Verizon Cloud Adds CloudBees PaaS
News  |  2/24/2014
Verizon Cloud is still in the process of revamping itself into a cloud service competitor. CloudBees will add a deployment platform.
Think Today's Data Is Big? Wait 10 Years
News  |  2/20/2014
If a petabyte won't qualify as big data, what will? Cleversafe's founder explains.
Microsoft OneDrive: Cloud Storage Freebies
News  |  2/19/2014
Microsoft officially rebrands SkyDrive as OneDrive, adding new features and launching promotions in the process.
Enterprise Cloud Adoption: 5 Hard Truths
Commentary  |  2/19/2014
Everest Group lead analyst Jimit Arora looks at five factors that can determine successful cloud adoption in the enterprise.
Meet iPaaS: Gartner Ranks New Cloud Service Pioneers
News  |  2/19/2014
Gartner creates new cloud category -- integration platform-as-a-service -- and starts tracking a new class of service providers.
How To Reach For Cloud Without Disrupting Business
Commentary  |  2/18/2014
Integration as a service via a cloud-based platform offers a way to live with existing business processes and applications.
VMware, Google Team On Chromebooks
News  |  2/13/2014
Unlikely partners team to offer Desktop-as-a-Service on Google Chromebooks. Will pricing lure users to move away from Windows XP systems?
Gates On A Plane: Samuel L. Jackson As Bill?
News  |  2/11/2014
Bill Gates uses Reddit chat to discuss new role advising Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella -- and he names the actor Melinda Gates would like to watch play Bill in a movie.
DigitalOcean Expands Developer Cloud To Singapore
News  |  2/11/2014
Upstart service provider opens sixth datacenter, plans for new UK facility and more developer tools.
VMware Navigates High-Wire Act
News  |  2/10/2014
VMware shows strong profits in fourth quarter, renewed strength as IT spending revives. Commoditization? What commoditization?
IBM Taps Actifio For Cloud Storage Service
News  |  2/7/2014
SmartCloud Data Virtualization puts virtualized copies of application data in the cloud, then makes it available wherever it's most needed.
Microsoft CEOs' Wackiest Quotes: Who Said That?
News  |  2/7/2014
Satya Nadella has the brains and experience to become Microsoft's CEO -- but does he have the sharp tongue of Gates or Ballmer? Match these Microsoft CEO quotes to their outspoken owners.
Google, Amazon & Microsoft: Cloud Battle Just Changed
Commentary  |  2/6/2014
Google is Amazon's only real cloud threat, say observers including Cloudscaling's Randy Bias. But under new Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, that's likely to morph.
Google Cloud's Big Promise: Performance Stability
Commentary  |  2/6/2014
Cloud services changed the IT ops game, but performance has been more iffy than many people realized. Google's Cloud Platform got to learn from its predecessors.
Federal CIOs' Current Security Dilemma
Commentary  |  2/6/2014
Three initiatives meant to improve government IT security are languishing from funding challenges, yet CIOs are asked to deliver on the promise of shared services.
Hey CIOs, Stop Saying 'No' To Consumer Tech
Commentary  |  2/5/2014
CIOs can learn from Consumerization 2.0 issues such as restless employees, shadow IT, and BYOD.
Sync IT And Business Like A School Of Fish
Commentary  |  2/5/2014
It's time to embrace the "composable enterprise" model. IT and the business need to be in constant sync, with either one able to take a leadership role in real time.


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