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Perficient to Provide Insights on Cloud Solutions at Microsoft Ignite – Business Wire (press release)

Posted on May 1, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Perficient, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRFT) (“Perficient”), a leading information technology and management consulting firm serving Global 2000 and other large enterprise customers throughout North America, today announced it will present at Microsoft Ignite on Exchange Hybrid for enterprises contemplating hybrid e-mail configurations and cloud conversion.

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Enterprise cloud transformation: Enabling the strategy focused IT organisation – CloudTech

Posted on May 1, 2015 in Cloud News

(c)iStock.com/Barcin Adapting a large enterprise to exploit the new business opportunities presented by the On Demand Economy is no small feat.

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Perficient to Provide Insights on Cloud Solutions at Microsoft Ignite – Digital Journal

Posted on May 1, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

ST. LOUIS--(Business Wire)--Perficient, Inc.

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Peter Gyenes Appointed to Carbonite Board of Directors Following Record Q1 … – Satellite PR News (press release)

Posted on May 1, 2015 in SMB Cloud

BOSTON, April 30, 2015 (SATPRNEWS.COM) — Carbonite, Inc.

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The SharePoint Big Bang Theory – Redmondmag.com

Posted on May 1, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Inside SharePoint The SharePoint Big Bang Theory SharePoint's popularity can be attributed to Microsoft's willingness to change with the times. If it's to survive in the enterprise, it's going to need to continue to evolve in a cloud-based world

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ScanSource’s (SCSC) CEO Mike Baur on Q3 2015 Results – Earnings Call … – Seeking Alpha

Posted on Apr 30, 2015 in SMB Cloud

ScanSource, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCSC) Q3 2015 Results Earnings Conference Call April 30, 2015, 05:00 PM ET Executives Mary Gentry - Vice President, Treasurer, IR Mike Baur - CEO Charlie Mathis - CFO Analysts Keith Housum - Northcoast Research Chris McGinnis - Sidoti & Company Andrew Spinola - Wells Fargo Securities Operator Good day ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the ScanSource Quarterly Earnings Conference Call. All lines have been placed in a listen-only mode until the question-and-answer session

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Peter Gyenes Appointed to Carbonite Board of Directors Following Record Q1 … – MarketWatch

Posted on Apr 30, 2015 in SMB Cloud

BOSTON, Apr 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) -- Carbonite, Inc. CARB, +0.10% a leading provider of cloud and hybrid business continuity solutions for small and midsize businesses (SMBs), today announced that Mr

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How digital transformation drives cloud computing demand – CloudTech

Posted on Apr 30, 2015 in Cloud News

(c)iStock.com/Daniel Spiess Digital Business Transformation projects gained momentum in 2014, as more companies moved their legacy IT workloads to cloud computing platforms and launched a variety of new cloud-native applications. This pervasive trend will continue and accelerate for the duration of 2015.Total cloud IT infrastructure investment (server, disk storage, and ethernet switch) is forecast to grow by 21 percent year-over-year to reach $32 billion in 2015 -- accounting for about 33 percent of all IT infrastructure spending this year, which will be up from about 28 percent in 2014.Private cloud IT infrastructure spending will grow by 16 percent year-over-year to $12 billion, while public cloud IT infrastructure spending will grow by 25 percent in 2015 to $21 billion, according to the latest worldwide market study by International Data Corporation (IDC).For the full year 2014, cloud IT infrastructure spending totaled $26.4 billion, up 18.7 percent year over year from $22.3 billion -- private cloud spending was just under $10.0 billion, up 20.7 percent year-over-year, while public cloud spending was $16.5 billion, up 17.5 percent year-over-year.Regional and worldwide market forecastIn 2015, Western Europe is expected to have the highest growth in cloud IT infrastructure spending at 32 percent, followed by Latin America (23 percent), Japan (22 percent), and the U.S. market (21 percent).For the five-year forecast period, IDC now expects that cloud IT infrastructure spending will grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 14 percent -- both public cloud and private cloud are expected to grow at the same CAGR.

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Qumu Selects IBM Cloud to Run Its Flagship Video Products – Business Wire (press release)

Posted on Apr 30, 2015 in SMB Cloud

SAN BRUNO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Leading enterprise business video platform provider Qumu (NASDAQ: QUMU) has announced that its cloud video solutions are now being powered by the IBM Cloud. With IBM Cloud’s global SoftLayer infrastructure, Qumu provides customers of its flagship video and rich-media presentation solutions, Qumu Cloud and Qumu Enterprise, with persistent performance and low-latency connections around the world. “We’ve made significant investments to bring our enterprise video platform in the cloud in order to easily and securely bring better video to everyone,” said Vern Hanzlik, President of Qumu

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ShoreTel Sky Now Available to Ingram Micro Channel Partners – CNNMoney

Posted on Apr 29, 2015 in SMB Cloud

SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ShoreTel® (NASDAQ: SHOR), the leading provider of brilliantly simple phone systems and unified communications (UC) solutions, today announced it has expanded its relationship with Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM) to now include ShoreTel Sky®, a cloud-based solution that provides businesses a high degree of flexibility, connectivity and seamless integration with their business-critical applications. Ingram Micro has been offering ShoreTel premises for four years, and is now the second distributor to offer both ShoreTel premises- and cloud-based solutions to channel partners in the U.S

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Carbonite Study Confirms Market For BC Solutions For SMBs – Business Solutions Magazine

Posted on Apr 29, 2015 in SMB Cloud

By Bernadette Wilson, associate editor, Business Solutions magazineFollow Me On Twitter @bernadeditor SMBs want to avoid downtime. A study released this week by Carbonite and performed in conjunction with IDC, found 76 percent of SMBs say preventing downtime — and its associated costs ranging from $82,200 to $256,000 for a single event — is the biggest driver for adopting business continuity (BC) solutions. The 2015 Business Continuity Study, “The Growth Opportunity for SMB Cloud and Hybrid Business Continuity,” surveyed 700 SMBs around the world and found the majority (72 percent) are expected to invest in business continuity solutions over the next two years

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SMB customers growing more reliant on technology and the IT channel – TechTarget

Posted on Apr 29, 2015 in SMB Cloud

Small and medium-sized businesses are more inclined to use information technology than ever before.  However, most small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are not prepared to deal with today's complex and rapidly changing IT landscape. This lack of expertise is great news for partners who understand their SMB customers' specific business and industry needs; are in it for the long haul and have technical expertise, according to industry participants.

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The Weather Company: Cloud Journey Requires Cultural Change – InformationWeek

Posted on Apr 29, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

The Weather Company, the No. 5 company in the InformationWeek Elite 100, embraced cloud infrastructure in order to meet dramatic swings in demand for weather information. Is it possible to transform a company's technology foundation and its culture in just three years

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The Weather Company: Cloud Journey Requires Cultural Change – InformationWeek

Posted on Apr 29, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

The Weather Company, the No. 5 company in the InformationWeek Elite 100, embraced cloud infrastructure in order to meet dramatic swings in demand for weather information. Is it possible to transform a company's technology foundation and its culture in just three years?

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The Weather Company: Cloud Journey Requires Cultural Change – InformationWeek

Posted on Apr 29, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

The Weather Company, the No. 5 company in the InformationWeek Elite 100, embraced cloud infrastructure in order to meet dramatic swings in demand for weather information

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