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Ted Baker enlists HP to help overhaul ERP – Business Cloud News

Posted on Nov 27, 2014 in Enterprise Cloud

Ted Baker runs its IT shop for its global businesses from the UK Ted Baker has tapped HP in a bid to help the UK clothing retailer overhaul its ERP.

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Ted Baker enlists HP to help overhaul ERP – Business Cloud News

Posted on Nov 27, 2014 in Enterprise Cloud

Ted Baker runs its IT shop for its global businesses from the UK Ted Baker has tapped HP in a bid to help the UK clothing retailer overhaul its ERP. The company’s chief information officer Dustan Steer told BCN that Ted Baker needed to find a centrally managed solution that could help support the company’s multi-region growth going forward. With over 2,000 employees globally, Ted Baker, which was founded in the UK in 1987, has grown significantly outside of the UK and now has stores across Europe, Asia, the Middle East and the US

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Docker vulnerability exposed, users urged to upgrade for cloud security – CloudTech

Posted on Nov 27, 2014 in Cloud News

Picture credit: iStockPhoto Docker, the Linux container for run-anywhere apps, has a major vulnerability in all but the latest version of its software which can enable malicious code to extract hosted files. The vuln, described as ‘critical’ in severity, was first spotted by Red Hat’s security researcher Florian Weimer and independent researcher Taunis Tiigi, with Docker crediting them in a security advisory.

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Docker vulnerability exposed, users urged to upgrade for cloud security – CloudTech

Posted on Nov 27, 2014 in Cloud News

Picture credit: iStockPhoto Docker, the Linux container for run-anywhere apps, has a major vulnerability in all but the latest version of its software which can enable malicious code to extract hosted files.

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VIDEO: New startup streamlines asset management for SMBs via cloud – iTWire

Posted on Nov 27, 2014 in Enterprise Cloud

Former IBM, Trimble and Salesforce.com exec Chris Petersen has launched ‘Cloud Awakening’ and unveiled a new platform designed to revolutionise fixed asset management for SMBs, and we spoke to him on video.

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Covisint Corporation to Present at the Credit Suisse Technology Conference – Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release)

Posted on Nov 26, 2014 in Enterprise Cloud

DETROIT, Nov. 26, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Covisint Corporation (Nasdaq:COVS), provider of a B2B Cloud Platform that ensures trusted information gets where it needs to go securely and seamlessly, today announced that Sam Inman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and Enrico Digirolamo, Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Credit Suisse Technology Conference on Thursday, December 4, 2014, at approximately 2:30 p.m.

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Hitachi Content Platform Brings Cloud Portability to Verizon Cloud Marketplace – The VAR Guy

Posted on Nov 25, 2014 in Cloud News

Mike Walkey, senior vice present of Global Partners and Alliances, Hitachi Data Systems Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) is bringing its Hitachi Content Platform (HCP)  for Verizon Cloud to the Verizon Cloud Marketplace. The adaptive cloud tiering technology gives organizations portability in their data center deployments, enabling transitions between traditional IT, hybrid cloud, private cloud and public clouds. The platform lets Verizon Cloud Marketplace customers choose the optimal data storage configurations for their companies by automating the management of structured and unstructured data, according to Hitachi

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IBM Courts DevOps With Dedicated Bluemix – InformationWeek

Posted on Nov 24, 2014 in Enterprise Cloud

Dedicated Bluemix is IBM's development platform with host servers in the cloud dedicated to a single customer, for security and compliance reasons.

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IBM Brings More Security, Control to Cloud-Based DevOps with new "Bluemix … – MarketWatch

Posted on Nov 22, 2014 in Hybrid Cloud

ARMONK, N.Y., Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that it is bringing a greater level of control, security and flexibility to cloud-based application development and delivery with a single-tenant version of Bluemix, IBM's platform-as-a-service. The new platform enables developers to build applications around their most sensitive data and deploy them in a dedicated cloud environment to help them capture the benefits of cloud while avoiding the compliance, regulatory and performance issues that are presented with public clouds. IBM is also introducing a new, private API catalog on its public instance of Bluemix

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SAP talks up Hana but small companies slow to sign on – ITworld.com

Posted on Nov 21, 2014 in SMB Cloud

Small and medium-sized businesses looking to grow need to leverage big data, cloud computing and mobility, and SAP says that its Hana platform can help them on those fronts. "If we can bring the power of Hana to small businesses we can change the world," said SAP CEO Bill McDermott during a panel talk at the company's small and medium-sized business summit in New York City Thursday. With the Internet of Things flooding companies with data, businesses will need a way to analyze that information as fast as possible and on-premises software may not quickly deliver those results, he said

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SAP talks up Hana but small companies slow to sign on – PCWorld

Posted on Nov 21, 2014 in SMB Cloud

Small and medium-sized businesses looking to grow need to leverage big data, cloud computing and mobility, and SAP says that its Hana platform can help them on those fronts. “If we can bring the power of Hana to small businesses we can change the world,” said SAP CEO Bill McDermott during a panel talk at the company’s small and medium-sized business summit in New York City Thursday.

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IBM Bolsters Cloud App DevOps Tools, Features – Tech Times

Posted on Nov 21, 2014 in Enterprise Cloud

IBM pushes its Bluemix PaaS software to enterprises that aren't in a position to entrust sensitive data to public clouds. Bluemix' new Private API securely connects the platform to data housed on campus.(Photo : Image courtesy of IBM) Expanding its efforts to gain more enterprise support for its cloud services, IBM is releasing a single-tenant version of its Bluemix software for developers wary of working with the platform-as-a-service software on public servers. Bluemix leverages IBM's Cloud Foundry PaaS to equip developers with the tools needed to quickly develop and release cloud applications, lowering the cost to do so by subsidizing the service through several payment plans

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5 Cloud Computing Funding Stories You Might Have Missed, Nov. 21 – Talkin’ Cloud

Posted on Nov 21, 2014 in Cloud News

Talkin' Cloud brings together the top cloud computing financing stories of the week for readers.

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Gartner’s cloud showdown: Amazon Web Services vs. Microsoft Azure – Network World

Posted on Nov 20, 2014 in Cloud News

Network World Gartner's cloud showdown: Amazon Web Services vs.

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SAP talks up Hana, but small companies slow to sign up – Computerworld

Posted on Nov 20, 2014 in SMB Cloud

Small and medium-sized businesses looking to grow need to leverage big data, cloud computing and mobility, and SAP says that its Hana platform can help them on those fronts. "If we can bring the power of Hana to small businesses we can change the world," said SAP CEO Bill McDermott during a panel talk at the company's small and medium-sized business summit in New York City Thursday

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