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IDG Contributor Network: Can we trust the public cloud vendors?

Amazon’s Simple Storage Service (S3) outage on Feb. 28 took down many well-known websites and web services. For the complete post-mortem from Amazon Web Services (AWS), read this lengthy explanation of what went wrong and what AWS is doing to … Continue reading

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Top 5 storage vendors shows massive shift to the cloud

There’s a changing of the guard afoot in the storage industry, and it’s getting cloudy. Each quarter 451 Research Group surveys it members in its Voice of the Enterprise series. Late last year, the company’s research revealed a dramatic reshaping … Continue reading

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IDG Contributor Network: Zuora ups the ante and takes it (again) to the old-school vendors

Zuora is an interesting vendor — founded by one of Salesforce‘s earliest executives, Tien Tzuo, the company was set up to deliver upon the promise of the so-called subscription economy. Tzuo is a long-time subscription economy prophet and, listening to … Continue reading

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3 virtualization vendors worth watching

Microsoft and VMware both had a lot to crow about this week after Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for x86 Server Virtualization Infrastructure report gave them prominent place. Red Hat and Citrix also made showings — the former reinventing itself as a container maven and … Continue reading

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