Thursday , 22 June 2017

First Big Data Software to Enable Enterprises to Create a Self-service Cloud Experience on Premise

virtualization and cloud management

– Kumar Sreekanti, CEO of BlueData, says: BlueData, the pioneer in private clouds, today launched EPICTM Enterprise, the industry’s first Big Data software to enable enterprises to create a self-service cloud experience on premise. The EPIC platform is powered by BlueData’s patent-pending technology, including DataTapTM and IOBoostTM, which eliminates time-consuming data movement and unnecessary data duplication without compromising performance. With ... Read More »

Does Your Organization Have a Bring Your Own Cloud Problem?

Bring Your Own Cloud

  Bring Your Own Cloud – Chris Grossman, Senior VP of Enterprise Applications, Rand Worldwide, says: Do you have a Bring Your Own Cloud problem? Even if you don’t know it, your employees may be using their own cloud to store your business data. While in most cases the intentions of employees are good – they may simply be trying to ... Read More »

CloudStack, losing to OpenStack, takes its ball and goes home


– David S. Linthicum, SVP at Cloud Technology Partners, says: A major reorg at Citrix tells us the cloud platform will be rethought and perhaps rerouted in a new direction Remember the playground when you where a kid? Picture a spirited round of basketball, and you’re getting the better of a friend. You’re 10 points ahead when, in frustration, your friends ... Read More »

What Every CEO Needs to Know About the Cloud

the Cloud

    – Andrew McAfee, principal research scientist at the Center for Digital Business in the MIT Sloan School of Management. says: In 2010 an IBM survey of more than 1,500 CEOs worldwide revealed a troubling gap: Close to 80% of them believed their environment would grow much more complex in the coming years, but fewer than half thought their companies were ... Read More »

ActiveBatch Extension Supports Technologies Inside and Outside of Microsoft Ecosystem

IT Automation

– Jim Manias, Vice President at Advanced Systems Concepts, says: Enterprises worldwide are increasingly using Microsoft’s System Center 2012 R2 as part of their data center to manage on-premises, service provider, and Microsoft Azure environments. Advanced Systems Concepts, Inc. (ASCI),maker of ActiveBatch® IT Automation Without BoundariesSM, makes life easier for IT administrators with itsarchitectural approach to IT Automation that minimizes time and ... Read More »

Key Differentiators in Multifactor Authentication

Multifactor Authentication

– David Hald, co-founder and chief relation officer, SMS PASSCODE, says: The term “designer” once meant that you were purchasing a product of high quality that had been thoughtfully created by a professional artisan. People coveted these products for that reason, and they had a reputation of luxury and durability. These days, the term is used almost indiscriminately as retailers ... Read More »

SIOS DataKeeper Clustering Software Enables Gulliver International to Move Internal IT Systems to Amazon Web Services Safely

sios datakeeper

– Jerry Melnick, COO, SIOS Technology Corp, says: Gulliver International is a leading pre-owned car company based in Tokyo with 420 locations throughout Japan. Over the next four years, the company plans to expand into a global business with 1600 stores worldwide. To ensure its IT infrastructure can accommodate this rapid growth, the company is migrating all of its internal ... Read More »

Delivering the Next-Generation Content Delivery Network

Content Delivery Network

– Joanna Styczen, Technical Writing Director, iMiller Public Relations, says: In today’s content-driven world, a high-performance Content Delivery Network (CDN) is critical to business success. According to the Aberdeen Group, a one-second delay in webpage load time results in a 7% loss in conversions, 11% fewer page views and a 16% decrease in customer satisfaction.  End-users and content providers around ... Read More »

UDP Multicast is Disabled in the Public Cloud


UDP Multicast – Sam Mitchell, Senior Cloud Solutions Architect at CohesiveFT While not on the top of the list for sexy new lingo, UDP multicast is a vital part of data center networking that is being left out of the cloud conversation. Multicast helps to create and connect High Performance Computing (HPC) grids, for example.  Essentially, multicast is the bullhorn ... Read More »

Professional Services is the Key to Success

professional services

– Stephen Spector, HP Social Strategist promoting the global HP Cloud portfolio, says: When considering a cloud solution for your business needs which of the following options makes the most sense: Ignore your IT department, select a public cloud and immediately deploy the applications and data you need in the cloud Meet with your IT department, create a plan to meet ... Read More »

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