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POST Telecom Selects CTERA and EMC ViPR to Power Cloud Storage Services … – MarketWatch

Posted on Oct 30, 2014 in SMB Cloud

NEW YORK and PETAH TIKVAH, Israel, Oct.

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Canonical Adds Ubuntu OpenStack Distribution for Open Source Cloud Computing – The VAR Guy

Posted on Oct 30, 2014 in Cloud News

Ubuntu Linux has already enjoyed the distinction of being the most popular platform for hosting OpenStack clouds.

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Top Security Threats Still Plaguing Enterprise Cloud Adoption – Redmondmag.com

Posted on Oct 29, 2014 in Enterprise Cloud

In-Depth Top Security Threats Still Plaguing Enterprise Cloud Adoption Cloud usage is rising and so are the number of threats to the security and privacy of your organization's information. By John K

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M-Files Enterprise Information Management Solution Microsoft Azure Certified – PR Web (press release)

Posted on Oct 28, 2014 in Enterprise Cloud

Dallas, TX (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 M-Files Corporation, a provider of solutions that dramatically improve how enterprises manage documents and other information, today announced that the company's enterprise information management (EIM) cloud solution is certified to run on Microsoft Azure. The Azure Certified program was introduced during the Microsoft World Partner Conference in July and the Microsoft Azure Marketplace launched today at the TechEd Europe Conference, Microsoft’s premier technology conference for IT Professionals and Enterprise Developers

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Accenture launches Cloud Platform for service management – Computer Business Review

Posted on Oct 28, 2014 in Enterprise Cloud

Cloud SaaS by Ambrose McNevin| 27 October 2014 Billing analytics, control framework and orchestration across private and public clouds Accenture announced the Accenture Cloud Platform which offers workload management flexibility, effectively and more securely across on-premise private and public clouds.

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Hitachi Data Systems Expands Flexibility and Control With 3 New Choices for … – Broadway World

Posted on Oct 27, 2014 in Hybrid Cloud

Related: Press Release, News SANTA CLARA, CA - Hitachi Data Systems Corporation (HDS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), today announced 3 new ways for customers, providers and partners to gain the benefits of the cloud without compromising the control, flexibility or security of their data.

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2nd Watch, New Relic Monitor AWS Workloads – InformationWeek

Posted on Oct 27, 2014 in Enterprise Cloud

2nd Watch cloud migration and management firm is now using New Relic to offer insight into workload performance on Amazon. 10 Robots Changing The World (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) 2nd Watch has linked up with New Relic to bring a more in-depth view of workload operations to users of Amazon Web Services, helping them spot application slowdowns

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IBM’s Potemkin Prosperity – Forbes

Posted on Oct 26, 2014 in Enterprise Cloud

In 1787, Empress Catherine II of Russia made an unprecedented six-month trip to Crimea, the “New Russia,” with her court and some foreign ambassadors.

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Castlight Cloud can lower employee, employer costs – FinancialNews.co.uk

Posted on Oct 23, 2014 in Enterprise Cloud

Castlight Health, Inc. (NYSE: CSLT) reported that the use of its Enterprise Healthcare Cloud software platform can lower costs for three common medical services analyzed in a new study published online in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA).The savings included 14 percent lower costs for laboratory tests and 13 percent lower costs for advanced imaging. It is the first study of its kind to examine the effectiveness of an enterprise healthcare management platform on costs under a rigorous peer-review study protocol.The study was conducted by Neeraj Sood, Ph.D., who is the director of research at the Leonard D.

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ASG updates enterprise cloud solution suite – Business-Cloud.com

Posted on Oct 22, 2014 in Hybrid Cloud

ASG CloudFactory 8.1 is aimed at closing the gap between Business and IT through dynamic, hybrid and customisable workspaces ASG Software Solutions has released ASG-CloudFactory 8.1, the latest version of its cloud solution product. Capable of being deployed on-premise or hosted, either by ASG or its partners, CloudFactory is targeted at those enterprise customers who want to transition their existing enterprise IT into an IT Service Store environment. ASG has a history of trying to make enterprise IT more flexible.

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SAP Cloud Plan On Track, Says McDermott – InformationWeek (registration)

Posted on Oct 21, 2014 in Enterprise Cloud

SAP profits are down -- temporarily the company insists -- but cloud revenues are up and are set for growth through the Concur acquisition. 10 Wacky Kickstarter Projects That Succeeded (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) SAP kicked off Monday by reporting mixed quarterly financial results on Wall Street and it ended the day detailing its emerging Hana Cloud Platform at its TechEd event in Las Vegas. The news on the financial front included a 41% year-over-year increase in cloud subscription and support revenue to €277 million ($353 million) for the third quarter ended September 30

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Johnson Controls’ CIO Helps 125 Year Old Company Become Leader In The … – Forbes

Posted on Oct 20, 2014 in Enterprise Cloud

On the face of it, you would not think of Johnson Controls as a leading candidate to be an innovator in the world of the Internet of Things. Johnson Controls is a 125-year-old company based in Milwaukee that produces more than $40 billion in revenue per annum

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Architecting the Right Cloud Stack for Your Enterprise – Data Center Knowledge

Posted on Oct 20, 2014 in Enterprise Cloud

Sebastian Stadil is founder and CEO of Scalr and founder of the Silicon Valley Cloud Computing Group. Cloud computing has been on Gartner’s list of strategic technologies for the past five years and with good reason, the promise of self-service provisioning is accelerating application delivery and business innovation is strong. However, progressing toward this goal means making several critical decisions around each of the layers making up your cloud architecture.

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NetSuite, Coupa Partner for Cloud-based Expense Management Solution – Talkin’ Cloud

Posted on Oct 20, 2014 in Cloud News

NetSuite (N) and Coupa have launched an integrated solution that is designed to help businesses improve spend visibility and gain more control over their financial processes. The new Coupa Cloud Procurement and Expense Management SuiteApp for NetSuite supports businesses that want to improve their procurement and expense management processes and drive customer savings, according to NetSuite. The NetSuite-Coupa integrated solution provides businesses with: Auditing capabilities Executive dashboards Real-time alerts Spend management benchmarks NetSuite noted the integrated solution can help drive user adoption of company cost-saving initiatives as well.

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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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