This Tech IPO Is the Latest to Limit Rights of Small Investors

Super voting rights are a concern. When data center operator Switch goes public on Friday it will be the latest tech firm using special shares to limit the rights of minority investors, making it ineligible for inclusion in the S&P 500 under new rules meant to deter such practices. The Las Vegas company, run by […] Read more »

Deloitte Is the Latest Target of a Cyber Attack With Confidential Client Data at Risk

Global accountancy firm Deloitte has been hit by a sophisticated hack that resulted in a breach of confidential information and plans from some of its biggest clients, Britain’s Guardian newspaper said on Monday. Deloitte—one of the big four professional services providers—confirmed to the newspaper it had been hit by a hack, but it said only […] Read more »

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RSAWEB Selects SolidFire to Provide First and Only Cloud Hosting and … Leveraging SolidFire storage infrastructure, RSAWEB can now provide its customers with flexible, infinitely scalable cloud server and virtual private data centre infrastructure at an affordable price. Unlike any other vendor, SolidFire enables RSAWEB … Read more on SYS-CON Media (press release) Cloud analytics: […] Read more »

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Air Force, DLA move to cloud with Dell/Microsoft agreement The Microsoft Office 365 cloud platform is providing the agencies with "significantly improved email, instant messaging, desktop voice/video communications, productivity and user storage capabilities," according to the Air Force. "These eServices will … Read more on C4ISR & Networks Brightcove powers online video with new cloud […] Read more »

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Salesforce.com adds new security services to its cloud-based application platform Now that most of the cultural barriers to adopting cloud services are gone, organizations find themselves contending with the privacy and compliance ramifications of running workloads outside the safety of the firewall. That often involves spending … Read more on SiliconANGLE (blog) ANS to upgrade […] Read more »

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On-Prem Data Center, Colo, or Cloud? Demystifying the Dilemma When it comes to deploying application workloads these days there is certainly no shortage of locations to chose from. IT organizations can build their own data center facilities, take advantage of colocation or hosting services, or opt to deploy … Read more on Data Center Knowledge […] Read more »

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Oracle extends world's most comprehensive enterprise cloud portfolio At a live event today, Oracle Executive Chairman of the Board and CTO Larry Ellison announced new additions to the Oracle Cloud Platform, a comprehensive, integrated suite of services that make it easier for developers, IT professionals, business users … Read more on SDTimes.com New Cloud Platform […] Read more »

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SMBs Cloud First Answer For Windows Server 2003 EOL Hello, my name is Darrin Swan, and I lead the Dell Service Provider Channel Program for Dell Software. As part of this three-part series, I'm excited to share our vision and your opportunity to partner together to drive mass market migration of SMB … Read more […] Read more »

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TurnKey Internet, Inc Announces HostPC Fully Managed Cloud and VPS Services (The Hosting News) – Sustainable IT solutions provider TurnKey Internet, Inc. announced today the launch of their premium Fully Managed Cloud and VPS (Virtual Private Server) Service offering under the HostPC brand. The HostPC cloud and VPS service … Read more on TheHostingNews.com (press release) […] Read more »

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Google quietly launches Data Saver extension for Chrome In case you've never heard of it, Google's data compression proxy service is meant to save the user bandwidth, load pages faster, and increase security (since sites go through Google's servers, the company checks for malicious webpages) on your phone … Read more on VentureBeat Why Hybrid Cloud […] Read more »

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Report shows majority of cloud providers not hitting SLA targets 76% of organisations surveyed by CDW in its Cloud 401 report say at least one cloud vendor failed to meet their SLAs. The report, released in February, found reliability (43%) as the most important metric for cloud service providers, far ahead of cost … Read […] Read more »

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CA Cloud offers Canada-focused OpenStack private cloud solution Vancouver-based firm CA Cloud is offering CIOs the chance to run their own private cloud implementations, using open sourced cloud platform OpenStack. The benefits of cloud computing are well understood: elasticity, cost-effectiveness, and the option … Read more on IT World Canada Windows 365 Could Allow Your […] Read more »

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1&1's New Cloud Servers Can Be Deployed in 55 Seconds 1&1 Internet has launched a new business cloud server that it says can be deployed in 55 seconds. The new servers use SSDs and SAN storage as standard and provide flexibility depending on the mix of hardware and software that is required. The web host … […] Read more »

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MilesWeb Unleashes Cloud Hosting For Improved Computing Power & Storage … The cloud hosting servers offered by MilesWeb are fully equipped for meeting the requirements of large and extensive software developments and business production requirements. MilesWeb has employed leading and unbeatable cloud server technology … Read more on WebWire (press release) Craft beer demands make bars […] Read more »

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Hosting Builds Public, Private Clouds With Microsoft Azure Pack "As the first U.S. partner to collaborate with Microsoft to develop a multi-tenant managed cloud on the Cloud OS Network (COSN), Hosting has created the benchmark of availability and security available to enterprises on the market today," said Sean … Read more on Talkin’ Cloud Rackspace […] Read more »

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Cloud SLAs: Improvements Still Needed The Rackspace SLA for cloud server hosts doesn't mention a percentage of uptime. Rather, it says if a host goes down, Rackspace will repair it within an hour. If it remains down over an hour, a penalty of 5% of the customer's server time per month is … Read more […] Read more »

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Jelastic's entrance into the Australian cloud computing market is expected to … FAST.hit is a service-centric web hosting provider offering a full set of web hosting products to government, small businesses and enterprises since 2003. Partnership with Jelastic marks the company's official entry into the Australian cloud computing … Read more on Ping! Zine Web […] Read more »

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Red Hat Enterprise Linux Openstack Platform 6 en approche Comme le précise le communiqué, en attendant l'annonce officielle jeudi, « Red Hat est un contributeur majeur d'OpenStack, et se positionne avec Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform comme chef de file du développement de solutions OpenStack … Read more on TooLinux ??????OpenStack????Tom FiField????21????? 2014???????????OpenStack????????????????????????????????OpenStack??????????Tom FiField????????OpenStack??????????????????????OpenStack?? … Read more […] Read more »

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Top Cloud Computing Services Trends of 2014 The cloud has become a significant part of the IT environment at many organizations, as they adopt public, private and hybrid cloud strategies. Here are some of the interesting developments in the area of cloud services during the past year. Get access … Read more on Insurance Networking […] Read more »

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Private Clouds Can Help Businesses Herd the Virtual Server Cats What's more, by implementing a private cloud, an organization can gain deep visibility into how its virtual infrastructure resources are being used and achieve precise control over those resources. These capabilities ensure that virtual servers go away … Read more on BizTech Magazine The Cloud […] Read more »

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Cloud Computing Technology Market and Mobile Cloud Industry Strategic Focus … ReportsnReports.com adds "Strategic Focus Report – Cloud Computing: Technology and market trends" and "Mobile Cloud Market by Application & By User (Enterprise User, Consumer) – Worldwide Market Forecast and Analysis (2014 – 2019)" research … Read more on PR Newswire (press release) Cloud computing "yet […] Read more »

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Fedora 21 is released in cloud, server and workstation flavours lt;brgt;Based on the Fedora. next initiative, Fedora 21 extends the modularity and flexibility of Fedora by offering Red Hat039;s developmental Linux distribution in three versions targeting cloud, server and workstation systems. lt;brgt;Fedora 21 … Read more on India Gazette Parallels to adopt Docker as native […] Read more »

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Strike while it's hot: Create your own cloud career opportunities Globally, there are 18,239,258 cloud computing jobs, says Wanted Analytics, with the plurality in China (40.8 percent). The growth in the United States has been fueled largely by enterprises seeking cloud talent to get their migration projects on track. Read more on InfoWorld HansaWorld fully […] Read more »

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6 Ways Partners Can Succeed With The Google Cloud Platform Google's cloud might trail rivals Amazon Web Services and Microsoft in market share, but the Mountain View, Calif.-based tech giant controls some of the best computing technology the world's ever known. And it's using it to empower channel partners … Read more on CRN Telit […] Read more »

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Why To Invest On Cloud Computing? Are you looking for the right hosting solution for your business? Well, when it comes to hosting services, cloud computing is the most popular due its myriad benefits. The hosting experts always advise cloud computing on the Gold Coast especially for … Read more on HostReview.com (press release) (blog) […] Read more »

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IBM to Migrate NSW Fire Department's IT Systems to Cloud Platform; Mark … The company said Tuesday it will design, build and operate an information technology-as-a-service platform for FRNSW, as well as migrate agency systems and applications to IBM Cloud. FRNSW seeks to deploy its geospatial information, SAP enterprise … Read more on ExecutiveBiz (blog) Infosys […] Read more »

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Mirantis OpenStack 5.1 Re-Fuels Cloud Server The open-source OpenStack cloud platform only has major milestone releases every six months, but that doesn't mean there are aren't incremental updates. One of the leading vendors in the OpenStack community is privately-held Mirantis, which updated its … Read more on Server Watch Read more »

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Canonical Partners with AMD for Ubuntu OpenStack Cloud Server The AMD SeaMicro SM15000 server platform is now being bundled with the Ubuntu 14.04 server edition to enable rapid OpenStack cloud deployments. OpenStack – Rounded Ubuntu 14.04 is a Long Term Support (LTS) release that first debuted in April of … Read more on Server Watch SherWeb […] Read more »

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Direct to Cloud Server Image Backup–Really? Direct-to-cloud server image backup: Backup full server images directly to the cloud without the need of an appliance. Support for physical and virtual servers: Back up any Windows system, regardless of how it is deployed. Native VHD BMR: Restore an … Read more on MSPmentor (blog) Pirate Bay fools […] Read more »

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Cirrus Hosting Introduces SSD-Accelerated Cloud Storage Cirrus Hosting's enterprise cloud platform is a fast and easy way to deploy on-demand elastic infrastructure tailored to the needs of enterprise clients. With the addition of cloud SSD storage, clients can expect even faster performance and lower latency. Read more on Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release) Community health systems, […] Read more »