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Accenture Invokes APIs to Create Hybrid Cloud Computing Environment – ProgrammableWeb

Posted on Oct 31, 2014 in Cloud News

Most organizations to one degree or another will wind up deploying applications on multiple public and private cloud computing environments. To help streamline that process, Accenture has developed a set of APIs designed to make deploying and managing applications across a hybrid cloud computing environment simpler. Michael Liebow, global managing director for the Accenture Cloud Platform, says the latest version of the system integrator’s hybrid cloud framework, announced this week, provides a set of APIs that creates an overlay over public clouds and private clouds based on VMware, OpenStack and Cisco platforms.

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IBM teams with Chinese ISP Tencent to advance cloud portfolio – ZDNet

Posted on Oct 31, 2014 in Enterprise Cloud

IBM has turned to the Chinese Internet service provider Tencent to help build out its public cloud portfolio with Software-as-a-Service offerings that tap into mobile, cloud and big data for use in internal processes and operations.    Tencent is a giant ISP in China, boasting the largest quantity of the country’s service users.

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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

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Google Cloud Services’ New Partner: PwC – Top Tech News

Posted on Oct 30, 2014 in Enterprise Cloud

At the breakneck pace at which technology keeps changing, businesses need new and innovative services to stay competitive. Google and the global consulting firm PwC, also known as PricewaterhouseCoopers, hope to help companies with that through a new business partnership announced Tuesday.

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The launch of Microsoft Azure in Australia, and how cloud computing can save … – SmartCompany.com.au

Posted on Oct 29, 2014 in Cloud News

This week, Microsoft officially launched two Australian datacentres as part of its Azure cloud computing platform during its TechEd event in Sydney. Of course, this raises an obvious question: why does it matter to your business?

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Varrow to Showcase Hands-on Enterprise Hybrid Cloud at Carolina Panthers … – Business Wire (press release)

Posted on Oct 29, 2014 in Hybrid Cloud

CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Varrow, Inc., the leading provider of Cloud, Mobility and Security solutions today announced the release of its hands-on enterprise hybrid cloud environment.

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EMC Enterprise Hybrid Cloud combines complex tech and services into one … – TechRepublic

Posted on Oct 29, 2014 in Hybrid Cloud

EMC Enterprise Hybrid Cloud includes the necessary network, storage, and server capacity to host up to 10,000 VMs and the services for integrating with public cloud providers.  Image: EMC Disclosure: I am an EMC Elect member. EMC's new Enterprise Hybrid Cloud leverages the company's converged infrastructure solutions VSPEX and Vblock to create on-premises infrastructure and to partner with public cloud providers

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Varrow to Showcase Hands-on Enterprise Hybrid Cloud at Carolina Panthers … – Broadway World

Posted on Oct 28, 2014 in Hybrid Cloud

Related: Press Release, News Varrow, Inc., the leading provider of Cloud, Mobility and Security solutions today announced the release of its hands-on enterprise hybrid cloud environment. Varrow will be unveiling this solution October 30, 2014 at 6:15PM at the “Optimizing the Hybrid Cloud” executive event at Bank of America Stadium.

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Google enlists PwC to push Apps, Android, cloud computing to businesses – ITworld.com

Posted on Oct 28, 2014 in Cloud News

Google has struck a partnership with PwC in which the global provider of consulting services will recommend to its customers the Apps suite, Android devices and the Google cloud computing platform.

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IBM Cloud Services Take On Amazon Redshift – InformationWeek

Posted on Oct 28, 2014 in Enterprise Cloud

IBM launches DashDB cloud-based columnar data warehouse fed by DataWorks data-integration service. 8 Robots Making Waves (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) DashDB and DataWorks, now available on IBM's Bluemix cloud apps platform, are outgrowths of IBM's February purchase of Cloudant. DashDB is a cloud-based data warehouse service, while DataWorks is a cloud-based data-integration service

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Google Cloud Services’ New Partner: PwC – NewsFactor Network

Posted on Oct 28, 2014 in Enterprise Cloud

At the breakneck pace at which technology keeps changing, businesses need new and innovative services to stay competitive. Google and the global consulting firm PwC, also known as PricewaterhouseCoopers, hope to help companies with that through a new business partnership announced Tuesday. The companies say the joint effort will bring together Google's innovation expertise, technology platforms and Internet scale with PwC's experience at delivering business consulting and strategy services to a range of customers.

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Google enlists PwC to push Apps, Android, cloud computing to businesses – Computerworld

Posted on Oct 28, 2014 in Cloud News

Google has struck a partnership with PwC in which the global provider of consulting services will recommend to its customers the Apps suite, Android devices and the Google cloud computing platform. The deal comes at a time when Google is embroiled in tough fights in the enterprise markets for cloud email and collaboration suites, cloud computing services and mobile against rivals like Microsoft, IBM, Amazon and Apple.

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Google enlists PwC to push Apps, Android, cloud computing to businesses – PCWorld

Posted on Oct 28, 2014 in Cloud News

Google has struck a partnership with PwC in which the global provider of consulting services will recommend to its customers the Apps suite, Android devices and the Google cloud computing platform. The deal comes at a time when Google is embroiled in tough fights in the enterprise markets for cloud email and collaboration suites, cloud computing services and mobile against rivals like Microsoft, IBM, Amazon and Apple. Although Google has been a provider of enterprise products for about a decade, it still struggles against charges from competitors, especially from Microsoft, that it’s primarily a consumer-focused company, and as such a risky bet for CIOs

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Viewpointe’s Information Governance Platform Goes Beyond ECM – ECM Connection (press release)

Posted on Oct 28, 2014 in Enterprise Cloud

OnPointe provides improved protocols, file migration and user interface Viewpointe, a leading private cloud service provider to regulated industries, today announced the latest update of its information governance platform, OnPointe®.

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New Accenture Cloud Platform Management Capabilities Accelerate Enterprise … – MarketWatch

Posted on Oct 27, 2014 in Enterprise Cloud

NEW YORK, Oct 27, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Accenture ACN, +0.35% today announced new industry-leading management capabilities for the Accenture Cloud Platform that give organizations the power and flexibility to manage their workloads simply, effectively and more securely across both on-premise private and public clouds. New enterprise-grade capabilities – including flexible cloud integration options and unified billing analytics – delivered via a centralized management control framework, provide the ability to broker, orchestrate, manage and govern multiple enterprise cloud solutions on demand, at speed, from a single platform, with the assurance enterprises expect from Accenture. A new discovery engine and an exposed application programming interface now allows users to access services either through the Accenture Cloud Platform portal, through applications directly, or through the native cloud provider console

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