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How Yahoo wrangles its giant private cloud

Every week it seems we hear about another large enterprise moving a major chunk of workloads to AWS or some other public cloud. Meanwhile, the private cloud—once considered a vital part of the enterprise’s future—gets no respect. “The enterprises that … Continue reading

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Nyansa introduces private cloud option for its network analytics platform

Having a full understanding of end user experience has been theorized in IT circles for decades but has remained as elusive as the Holy Grail or the Fountain of Youth. Some people claim to have seen it, but no one … Continue reading

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Private search firm migrates to OpenStack as it adopts automation

Nate Baechtold, Enterprise Architect at EBSCO Information Services, says it was going to be too hard to automate the company’s VMware environment so the firm shifted to OpenStack, which natively abstracts underlying components much like AWS.  But the next sticking … Continue reading

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Private Cloud Merits 2nd Look As Container Environment

Jonathan Bryce, executive director of the OpenStack Foundation, says Project Zun gives enterprise IT a new reason to reconsider OpenStack for private clouds. InformationWeek: Cloud

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Nokia: Don’t Be Too Quick To Dismiss Private Cloud Savings

Nokia’s total cost of ownership study finds most enterprises can save 25% of data center costs by converting it to private cloud. InformationWeek: Cloud

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IDG Contributor Network: Red Hat OpenStack Platform 10 targets private cloud

Red Hat just announced that it is making Red Hat OpenStack Platform 10 available. This release is based upon the OpenStack ‘Newton’ release and is designed to increase system-wide scalability, simplify management and improve workload orchestration. It will also enhance … Continue reading

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By going private, Rackspace looks to fuel its cloud evolution

Rackspace, a company that was an early player in the cloud market, is being forced to evolve or continue to be left behind. The cloud and web-hosting company announced today that it’s being acquired by Apollo Global Management, a U.S.-based … Continue reading

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10 key considerations when building a private cloud

This vendor-written tech primer has been edited by Network World to eliminate product promotion, but readers should note it will likely favor the submitter’s approach. A private cloud enables enterprises to secure and control applications and data while providing the ability for development … Continue reading

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Volkswagen chooses OpenStack for private cloud

The second largest car manufacturer in the world, Volkswagen Group, will use the open-source cloud computing platform OpenStack to build a private cloud that will host websites for its brands VW, Audi and Porsche, and will be a platform for … Continue reading

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Vodafone readies pan-European virtual private cloud service for SMEs

Small businesses with global ambitions will soon have a new cloud partner — at least wherever Vodafone has data centers. Vodafone Total Cloud Flex is a virtual private cloud service that can be managed via a self-service portal, and directly … Continue reading

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Video: What you didn’t know about private cloud

‘Private cloud’ is a term people throw around a lot – but what is it exactly? +MORE CLOUD CHRONICLES VIDEOS: A look back at 2015 – a year of big moves in the cloud + Just having a highly virtualized … Continue reading

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Why Microsoft’s private Azure cloud will fail

Microsoft released the first technical preview of its Azure Stack private cloud platform last week. This product will allow customers to incorporate features from the Azure public cloud with their own data centers. Why would you want to do that? … Continue reading

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Salesforce Adds ‘Private Spaces’ On Heroku Platform

Salesforce users can now run an app in isolation by using a private network on the multi-tenant Heroku development platform. InformationWeek: Cloud

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CHRISTUS Health’s private cloud provides the Rx needed to accommodate change

CHRISTUS Health is a sprawling healthcare operation headquartered in Irving Texas, with primary acute care facilities in Texas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Mexico, Chile and, coming soon, Colombia, as well as long-term care facilities in Georgia, Iowa, Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas. Lynn … Continue reading

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Blue Box Opens Program for European Private Cloud Workload Candidates to Participate in Proof of Concept and Solution Development Program

Seattle, Wash. (PRWEB UK) 9 February 2015 Blue Box—a Seattle-based provider of on-demand private cloud as a service (PCaaS) on dedicated hardware—is headed to London next month to kick off a proof of concept program aimed at helping European customers … Continue reading

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AIS Network Delivers High Security Private Cloud and Secure Cloud Services Built on the Microsoft Cloud Platform

McLean, VA (PRWEB) February 12, 2015 Secure cloud hosting and compliance expert AIS Network is now delivering a managed, High Security Private Cloud to clients who require full compliance with HIPAA/HITECH, PCI, FISMA and other stringent regulatory standards. The solution … Continue reading

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