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21Vianet Announces Cloud Storage Solutions by StorSimple – GlobeNewswire (press release)

Posted on Oct 31, 2014 in Hybrid Cloud

October 30, 2014 08:00 ET | Source: 21Vianet Group, Inc. BEIJING, Oct

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Gartner Debunks Top 10 Cloud Myths – Talkin’ Cloud

Posted on Oct 30, 2014 in Cloud News

Gartner does its best to debunk cloud computing myths. As cloud computing grows, so do the misconceptions.

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21Vianet Announces Cloud Storage Solutions by StorSimple – CNNMoney

Posted on Oct 30, 2014 in Hybrid Cloud

BEIJING, Oct.

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EMC’s Hybrid Cloud Moves: VMware Rival? – InformationWeek

Posted on Oct 29, 2014 in Hybrid Cloud

EMC will do something in 2015 that subsidiary VMware can't: offer a self-service hybrid cloud that links easily to Microsoft Azure. Ebola: 10 Tech Responses To Deadly Disease (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) EMC is jumping into the hybrid cloud computing market with its own product line. To mark its entry, it has acquired Cloudscaling, a firm with its own "opinionated" OpenStack implementation, and two other cloud-oriented data storage and backup companies, Maginatics and Spanning

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EMC Unveils Hybrid Cloud Solution, Backed By Trio Of Acquisitions – CRN

Posted on Oct 28, 2014 in Hybrid Cloud

EMC Tuesday unveiled a hybrid cloud solution and related services as well as the acquisition of three small cloud technology providers which together are aimed at advancing its ability to help customers build hybrid clouds. The EMC Enterprise Hybrid Cloud Solution is focused on helping business users quickly deploy IT-as-a-Service infrastructures based on EMC engineered systems featuring pre-integrated VCE Vblock solutions or VSPEX reference architectures, said Bharat Badrinath, EMC's senior director of global solutions marketing

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EMC Doubles Down on the Hybrid Cloud – Wall Street Journal (blog)

Posted on Oct 28, 2014 in Enterprise Cloud

EMC said Tuesday it was rolling out a new platform for the hybrid cloud, which allows corporations to knit together information and applications in their data center with those stored in the public cloud. Rivals such as IBM and Microsoft have been placing bigger bets on the hybrid cloud, too

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Bracket Computing Launches to Virtualize Public, Private Clouds – eWeek

Posted on Oct 25, 2014 in Cloud News

Startup encapsulates all of an enterprise's IT assets and services -- cloud or whatever -- into its own virtual data center.

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Telx Adds Hybrid Cloud Option to Cloud Exchange – Data Center Knowledge

Posted on Oct 22, 2014 in Hybrid Cloud

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Standards Organization ISO Takes on Cloud Computing Standards – Data Center Knowledge

Posted on Oct 20, 2014 in Cloud News

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Microsoft’s big Azure announcement is a Cloud in a Box – CITEworld

Posted on Oct 20, 2014 in SMB Cloud

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and Cloud and Enterprise EVP Scott Guthrie used an event in San Francisco today to give an update on its Azure cloud platform, launching its on premises Cloud Platform System and the Azure Marketplace, where ISVs and developers can sell services and applications to Azure users. Noting that Microsoft’s cloud is part of his productivity vision for the company, Nadella noted that “Productivity and platforms, that's our core, the soul of our company […] The Microsoft cloud is the most complete cloud offering: used by businesses across every industry in every geography.” With a revenue run rate of $4.4 billion, and with 80% of the Fortune 500 as customers, Microsoft’s cloud is starting to justify the $4.5 billion of CAPEX.

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Cisco Offers Strategy To Speed Internet of Things Adoption – NewsFactor Network

Posted on Oct 20, 2014 in Enterprise Cloud

Networking giant sees the future of the Internet of Things (IoT) clearly -- and the company outlined its fog computing strategy this week at the Internet of Things World Forum. The roadmap includes the second phase of its IOx platform for industrial-scale IoT deployments and its IoE (Internet of Everything) Software and Services Suite. The IOx Application Management Module is a vital component of Cisco’s fog computing strategy because it makes it possible for third-party operating systems such as Linux -- and industry applications -- to run directly on its IoT platforms

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IBM and SAP Partner to Accelerate Enterprise Cloud Adoption – CNNMoney

Posted on Oct 16, 2014 in Enterprise Cloud

ARMONK, N.Y. and WALLDORF, Germany, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that SAP has selected IBM as a premier strategic provider of Cloud infrastructure services for its business critical applications – accelerating customers' ability to run core business in the cloud.

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Lenovo, VMware Partner on SDN Data Center Solutions – The VAR Guy

Posted on Oct 15, 2014 in Hybrid Cloud

Raghu Raghuram, executive vice president, Software-Defined Data Center Division at VMware Lenovo is partnering with VMware (VMW) to help customers adopt software-defined data center (SDDC) technology through new IT infrastructure solutions for private and hybrid cloud, end user computing and virtualization. The agreement extends VMware’s existing 16-year relationship with System x, which Lenovo recently acquired from IBM (IBM). The partnership unites Lenovo’s servers and networking hardware with VMware infrastructure technology to help enterprises and service providers simplify the data center, speed application provisioning and reduce costs, according to the press release

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The public cloud just got a new poster child – TechRepublic

Posted on Oct 15, 2014 in Enterprise Cloud

GE is moving 90% of its workloads to the public cloud, and it's nowhere near done. Forget Netflix.

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CLOUD COMPUTING VMware Launches vCloud Air Data Center in Germany – CIO Today

Posted on Oct 15, 2014 in Cloud News

Cloud and virtualization software provider VMware opened its three-day VMworld Europe 2014 trade show with a flurry of announcements. Perhaps the biggest news was the opening of a new data center in Germany as part of the ongoing expansion of vCloud Air, the service formerly known as vCloud Hybrid Cloud Services.

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