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Solid Explorer’s powerful Android file manager gets a facelift and Chromecast … – The Next Web

Posted on Jul 2, 2015 in SMB Cloud

After six months of beta testing, developer NeatBytes has updated its Solid Explorer file manager app for Android. The latest version brings a Material Design interface, support for numerous cloud storage services and the ability to beam media files to your Chromecast-equipped TV

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Pushing The Limits On Object Store – The Platform

Posted on Jun 29, 2015 in SMB Cloud

The Platform Pushing The Limits On Object Store The Platform PULLQUOTE: “The enterprise has been the growing force within the mix, because we have seen a boom from the media and entertainment area, but the cloud is still growing exponentially and is still strong and that is because they were aware of putting ...

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Red Hat updates Ceph, Gluster storage, teases unified management – TechTarget

Posted on Jun 25, 2015 in SMB Cloud

BOSTON -- Red Hat today upgraded its storage technology to boost performance and scalability in its block- and object-based Ceph software and tack on features such as erasure coding and automated tiering to its scale-out Gluster file store. While customers welcomed the Ceph 1.3 and Gluster 3.1 enhancements, they said they were eager to see greater unification between the two products. Red Hat demonstrated future unified storage management technology at this week's Red Hat Summit, and several users said they would like to see the vendor combine Ceph and Gluster storage

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China’s First Hybrid Omnimedia Cloud Launched at Huawei and Sobey … – Virtual Press Office (press release)

Posted on Jun 15, 2015 in Hybrid Cloud

SHENZHEN, China, June 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Huawei, Shenzhen Media Group (SZMG), and Sobey Digital Technology announced the launch of SZMG's Convergent News Center, China's first hybrid omnimedia cloud. The media cloud, jointly developed by the companies, integrates flexible computing resource pools and media resource pools based on All-IP network infrastructure to support a hybrid cloud video editing system that significantly enhances content editing and distribution processes

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Global M&E Industry: India leads digital drive – The Hindu

Posted on Jun 13, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

For a change, India is found leading the world in virtualisation of content in the Media and Entertainment (M&E) business thereby creating an edge in this domain. India’s top M&E companies namely Star India, Zee Entertainment, Sony and Colors have already adopted the digital mode in key workflow processes across the supply chain, two years ahead their western counterparts thus sharply increasing the output of their executives engaged in content creation and saving 30 to 40 per cent on cost.

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How law school helped Wowza’s founder break new ground in Cloud – SiliconANGLE (blog)

Posted on Jun 8, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Not too long ago at NAB 2015 in Las Vegas, Wowza Media Systems, LLC revealed that it had extended its streaming product options with Wowza Streaming Cloud and Wowza Streaming Engine Pro. The new solutions increase the power and ease of streaming live content, including audio and video for enterprises of all sizes. Wowza’s latest lineup outlines the need for scalable Cloud solutions in the enterprise, marking the company’s ability to break new ground

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Flash as a service is coming to a system near you – InfoWorld

Posted on Jun 1, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Four-year-old Pure Storage, originally noted for making flash arrays aimed at budget-conscious enterprises, has an ambition: Provide a flash array that's more like a service than a fixed piece of hardware. The plan involves delivering a new kind of storage array and a new procurement/upgrade model where as few customers as possible are left behind because of the ever-evolving progress of flash storage

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LocalVox Names New York-Based MultiVision Digital as "Next Big SMB … – GlobeNewswire (press release)

Posted on May 20, 2015 in SMB Cloud

May 19, 2015 13:08 ET | Source: The Berry Company NEW YORK, May 19, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MultiVision Digital, a New York-based business video production company, has been named the winner of the second annual "Next Big SMB" contest, receiving over $15,000 in online marketing from LocalVox.

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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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Social Media Proves a Popular Communications Tool among Latin American … – MarketWatch

Posted on Apr 27, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, Apr 27, 2015 (PR Newswire Europe via COMTEX) -- - Voice remains critical to businesses as smart phones and IP phones are the most frequently used tools BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In Latin America, IT decision makers continue to value integrated solutions, although they are likely to source them from several vendors rather than from a single provider. IT spending is mainly aimed at improving productivity, accelerating decision making, and enhancing customer experience

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Research and Markets: Talent Management Software (Talent Acquisition … – Business Wire (press release)

Posted on Apr 24, 2015 in SMB Cloud

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4m5p92/talent_management) has announced the addition of the "Talent Management Software Market by Solution, by Services, by Deployment Mode, by Organization Size, by Verticals, and by Regions - Trends and Forecasts to 2019" report to their offering. The Talent management software market is expected to grow from $5,270.3 million in 2014 to $11,367.0 million by 2019, at an estimated Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 16.6% from 2014 to 2019. The key players in this market include Oracle, IBM, Cornerstone ondemand, Lumesse, Peoplefluent, Skillsoft, Saba software, and many others The BFSI, IT and telecom and retail vertical is expected to account for the largest market share throughout the forecast period.

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SMEs take up cloud computing but internet speed and security still a stumbling … – SmartCompany.com.au

Posted on Apr 22, 2015 in Cloud News

A survey shows 9% of Australian SMEs took up cloud computing in the past six months, in a result that has been described as “disappointing” by technology blogger David Markus. Markus’ comments come as MYOB today released the latest edition of its Business Monitor survey, which studied the cloud computing habits of 1000 Australian SMEs. The use of cloud computing by SMEs is on the rise, with 46% of businesses surveyed saying they use cloud computing and 39% of businesses that use the cloud expecting revenue to increase in the coming year

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Sony Optical Disc Archive Achieves New Workflow Efficiencies with Masstech … – Broadcasting & Cable

Posted on Apr 12, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

4/12/2015 03:11:13 PM April 12, 2015 — LAS VEGAS, NAB Show 2015, Sony Booth #C11001: Today at NAB Show 2015, Sony announced that Masstech Group has integrated support for Sony's Optical Disc Archive products into Masstech's highly-acclaimed media asset management, archive and workflow solutions. The combination provides media enterprises with tapeless workflows to archive, manage and transform their valuable content throughout its lifecycle, from production to distribution.  Masstech solutions provide comprehensive media asset management (MAM) and content storage management capabilities, enabling users to effortlessly move content between Sony Optical Disc Archive storage and production systems while making it easy to access, find and manage increasing volumes of media assets. Masstech solutions’ deep integration with an extensive array of third-party automation, production and playout systems provides a transparent bridge between Sony Optical Disc Archives and critical systems in broadcast and professional media operations, enabling content and metadata to flow unhindered in efficient, automated workflows.

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SMBs Neglect WordPress Sites and Flirt with Danger – Small Business Computing

Posted on Mar 23, 2015 in SMB Cloud

Lots of small business owners flock to WordPress to help establish their companies online. But once they settle in, many of them do little to protect their corner of the Internet, according to a new study from CodeGuard, an Atlanta-based small and midsized business (SMB) cloud backup company

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Verizon Expands Asia-Pacific Cloud Capabilities to Meet Demand – CMO

Posted on Mar 16, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

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