Tag Archives: from

Toshiba shares to be removed from special watch list: Nikkei

TOKYO (Reuters) – Shares of Toshiba Corp are to be removed from a special Tokyo Stock Exchange watch list, the Nikkei reported on Wednesday. Toshiba has been on the “securities on alert” list since its 2015 accounting scandal. Reporting by … Continue reading

Posted in Cloud Computing | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Toshiba shares to be removed from special watch list: Nikkei

Takeway.com to increase commission rates from Jan 1

(Reuters) – Dutch meal delivery firm Takeaway.com said it would increase its commission rates from Jan. 1 and that it expects this to have a 5 percent positive effect on its revenue growth. Takeaway.com also plans to increase investments in … Continue reading

Posted in Cloud Computing | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Takeway.com to increase commission rates from Jan 1

Cloud computing reversal: From ‘go away’ to ‘I can’t miss out’

Isaac Asimov once said, “I do not fear computers. I fear the lack of them.” That quote has stuck with me to this day. There’s no doubt that computers and computing have changed our lives. Without them, we would be … Continue reading

Posted in Cloud Computing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Cloud computing reversal: From ‘go away’ to ‘I can’t miss out’

How to move into a cloud career from traditional IT

There is a great deal of interest from those with traditional IT skills—such as enterprise architects, developers, and networking engineers—to steer themselves into a cloud computing career that will not only provide job protection, but pay better as well. However, … Continue reading

Posted in Cloud Computing | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on How to move into a cloud career from traditional IT

Monitor cloud services for compliance, security from a single view

Moving to the cloud is supposed to reduce the headaches for IT administrators, but often it has the opposite effect of increasing their workload, especially around security and visibility. Not only do they have to make sure on-premises systems adhere … Continue reading

Posted in Cloud Computing | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Monitor cloud services for compliance, security from a single view

SAP wants enterprises to learn from their smart devices

SAP has added machine learning to its Leonardo IoT software suite to help businesses handle data gathered from smart devices more intelligently. It unveiled the additions to Leonardo  — and a cloud of other news — at its customer conference, … Continue reading

Posted in Cloud Computing | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on SAP wants enterprises to learn from their smart devices

IDG Contributor Network: An under-pressure OpenStack gets support from an (in)famous individual

Last week saw a few thousand devoted OpenStack community members flock to Boston to take part in the bi-annual OpenStack Summit. This summit marks a major turning point for the initiative. Since we all congregated in Barcelona last year, there … Continue reading

Posted in Cloud Computing | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on IDG Contributor Network: An under-pressure OpenStack gets support from an (in)famous individual

Wanted: Protection From Intrusive Hacks for Connected Vehicles

Cloud Security Alliance sees danger, issues guidelines for how we’ll need to secure the connected vehicle environment in the future. InformationWeek: Cloud

Posted in Cloud Computing | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Wanted: Protection From Intrusive Hacks for Connected Vehicles

Maritz IT’s Journey: From Sinkhole to Full Business Partner

Gerry Imhoff knew things had to change, but it would need to be a culture change, not a new generation of technology. InformationWeek: Cloud

Posted in Cloud Computing | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Maritz IT’s Journey: From Sinkhole to Full Business Partner

Microsoft’s Windows Server OS runs on ARM, with help from Qualcomm

Microsoft has warmed up to Qualcomm to make a Windows 10 PC based on its ARM chip, and now the companies are bringing Windows Server OS to ARM. For the first time ever, Microsoft is expected to show the Windows … Continue reading

Posted in Cloud Computing | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Microsoft’s Windows Server OS runs on ARM, with help from Qualcomm

What’s keeping enterprises from using G Suite?

While Google has spent the past year trying to woo enterprises to its G Suite productivity apps, it’s still the underdog compared to Microsoft Office, at least among large businesses. So what’s keeping it from broader appeal? One of the … Continue reading

Posted in Cloud Computing | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on What’s keeping enterprises from using G Suite?

Nasuni CEO: ‘We’re going to liberate you from the bottleneck around your files’

When it comes to file systems, scale is the enemy, according to Andres Rodriguez, CEO of Nasuni. And the best weapon in the battle for scale is the cloud. Nasuni claims to have developed the first cloud-native file system, delivering … Continue reading

Posted in Cloud Computing | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Nasuni CEO: ‘We’re going to liberate you from the bottleneck around your files’

IT Products Go from Big Noise to Big Business

There’s been a positive change in the enterprise computing business of late; more product announcements truly are focused on how technology can help a company do business. InformationWeek: Cloud

Posted in Cloud Computing | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on IT Products Go from Big Noise to Big Business

IDG Contributor Network: From chatbots to Einstein, Artificial Intelligence as a Service

The recent announcement of Salesforce Einstein — dubbed “artificial intelligence for everyone” — sheds new light on the new and pervasive usage of artificial intelligence in every aspect of businesses. From consumer to business Even without knowing it, the consumer … Continue reading

Posted in Cloud Computing | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on IDG Contributor Network: From chatbots to Einstein, Artificial Intelligence as a Service

3 key factors missing from your cloud business case

You want to justify some IT spending for cloud-based platforms. Your CEO or board has asked for a business case, and you’ve been scrambling to create one. Of course, you’ll include obvious items like capex versus opex. However, most business … Continue reading

Posted in Cloud Computing | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on 3 key factors missing from your cloud business case

Run, don’t walk, from China’s Big Brother law

China’s National People’s Congress has drafted a second version of a controversial cybersecurity law. It would bring a great deal of censorship for both foreign and domestic citizens and businesses, whether they use the cloud or not. China is a wasteland … Continue reading

Posted in Cloud Computing | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Run, don’t walk, from China’s Big Brother law

5 things to expect from Microsoft’s Build developer conference

Microsoft executives will take the stage at Moscone West in San Francisco on Wednesday for the first of two keynote addresses to the company’s big Build developer conference. Here are five key things to expect from the next two days … Continue reading

Posted in Cloud Computing | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on 5 things to expect from Microsoft’s Build developer conference

10 big announcements from Google’s Cloud Conference

In San Francisco this week at Pier 48, overlooking the Giants’ AT&T Ballpark, Google Cloud Platform (GCP) executives are holding a user conference to introduce products and services they hope will help make the case for choosing Google in the … Continue reading

Posted in Cloud Computing | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on 10 big announcements from Google’s Cloud Conference

10 big announcements from Google’s Cloud Conference

In San Francisco this week at Pier 48, overlooking the Giants’ AT&T Ballpark, Google Cloud Platform (GCP) executives are holding a user conference to introduce products and services they hope will help make the case for choosing Google in the … Continue reading

Posted in Cloud Computing | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on 10 big announcements from Google’s Cloud Conference

Get ready to meet Kudu, a new, open-source storage engine from Cloudera

An open-source storage engine called Kudu could soon be on the way from Cloudera, offering a new alternative for companies with big data stores to manage. Kudu will be offered as an alternative to the popular Hadoop Distributed File System … Continue reading

Posted in Cloud Computing | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Get ready to meet Kudu, a new, open-source storage engine from Cloudera

6 tips for migration from Windows Server 2003

6 tips for migration from Windows Server 2003 It will also be worth considering how organisations can virtualise your their server estate, or integrate cloud technology to run their IT environment as efficiently as possible. Private cloud is a common … Continue reading

Posted in Cloud Computing | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on 6 tips for migration from Windows Server 2003

How to migrate from Windows Server 2003 successfully

How to migrate from Windows Server 2003 successfully When businesses first deployed applications onto Windows Server 2003, the cloud may not have been seen as a viable option. Much has changed however, and enterprise can pick which applications are better … Continue reading

Posted in Cloud Computing | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on How to migrate from Windows Server 2003 successfully

IT Security Consulting in the US Industry Market Research Report from IBISWorld Has Been Updated

New York, NY (PRWEB) December 04, 2014 The increasing use of mobile devices and cloud servers to store sensitive data and the subsequent rise in technologically sophisticated cyber criminals threatening to steal that data have accelerated growth in the IT … Continue reading

Posted in Cloud Computing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on IT Security Consulting in the US Industry Market Research Report from IBISWorld Has Been Updated

Learn OpenStack with Free Developer Edition from Mirantis

Learn OpenStack with Free Developer Edition from Mirantis Mirantis Inc., the OpenStack company has announced the developer edition of OpenStack which is based on Mirantis OpenStack Express. Mirantis OpenStack Express is an on-demand service that is available through the subscription … Continue reading

Posted in Cloud Computing | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Learn OpenStack with Free Developer Edition from Mirantis

eMaps from Vison-e Allows for Mapping of Custom Objects within the Salesforce.com Platform

Fairfield, NJ (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 Vision-e announced today the availability of eMaps on the Salesforce AppExchange, the world’s leading business app exchange. eMaps is a business application that saves sales reps hours of daily preparation by plotting Salesforce data … Continue reading

Posted in Cloud Computing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on eMaps from Vison-e Allows for Mapping of Custom Objects within the Salesforce.com Platform

Red Hat CEO announces a shift from client-server to cloud computing

Red Hat CEO announces a shift from client-server to cloud computing Red Hat is in the midst of changing its image from a top Linux company to the future king of cloud computing. CEO Jim Whitehurst told me in 2011 … Continue reading

Posted in Cloud Computing | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Red Hat CEO announces a shift from client-server to cloud computing