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Speakers At The Europas Conference And Awards Reflect Europe’s Diversity … – TechCrunch

Posted on May 27, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

The Europas Conference & Awards for European Tech Startups, on June 16 in London, is an annual celebration of Europe’s brightest tech companies.

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Ruckus Introduces CloudManager for Xclaim – 100 Percent Free Cloud … – MarketWatch

Posted on May 27, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Ruckus Wireless, Inc. RKUS, -2.03% announced today the availability of CloudManager for Xclaim, a 100 percent subscription-free cloud service to manage its Xclaim™ family of disruptively priced, cloud-ready, controller-free indoor and outdoor business-class WiFi access points (APs). The Xclaim product line is a new line of entry-level enterprise WiFi products from Ruckus Wireless, aimed squarely at businesses requiring a cost-effective, industrial-strength solution that bridges the gap between poor performing and featureless consumer-grade products and more costly and sophisticated enterprise class solutions that often require dedicated in-house IT expertise

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OpenText CEO Resumes Full Involvement in Day-to-Day Operations – Canada NewsWire (press release)

Posted on May 20, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

- Company Discusses Strategic Focus on its Cloud Business - Company Reaffirms Approach to Deliver Superior Shareholder Value - Company Announces Restructuring to Support Cloud Growth and Drive Operational Efficiencies - Company Provides Outlook for Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2015 WATERLOO, Ontario, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Open Text Corporation ("OpenText" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: OTEX, TSX: OTC) today announced that Mark J. Barrenechea, President and CEO, has resumed full involvement in day-to-day operations of the Company after previously announcing on February 23, 2015 that he would reduce his involvement for approximately 100 days to seek treatment for Leukemia.  The CEO Operating Committee that had been established to assist in the management of the Company's day-to-day operations has been disbanded.  Company Discusses Strategic Focus on its Cloud Business "Over the last ten years, OpenText has grown its Enterprise Information Management (EIM) business through acquisition and innovation.  As our customers transition to the Cloud, we see this as our new growth opportunity, and our strategic focus is to lead the Cloud-based EIM market. We look to grow our Cloud business through acquisitions, innovation and with new ways to purchase our solutions, such as our recently announced subscription and managed service offerings.  We began executing on our Cloud strategy with the acquisitions of EasyLink, GXS, and Actuate.

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Oracle heads for the cloud – The Australian Financial Review

Posted on May 20, 2015 in Cloud News

by Stewart Oldfield Larry Ellison's Oracle is trying to transition from a mature data management software vendor into the world's biggest play on cloud computing, a sector which could triple its revenues over the next five years.  Off a relatively small base, Oracle's cloud computing revenues are growing at 30 per cent a year, while the traditional on-premises software licence business on which the company was built is going backwards. Given Oracle has a market capitalisation of US$190 billion ($233 billion) and a forward price-to-earnings multiple of more than 15, the market appears to be backing Ellison's vision of becoming the global leader in cloud computing

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New IT Borderless Enterprise Product Offers Cloud Monitoring Solution – CloudTweaks News

Posted on May 19, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

A new business-critical Software as a Service (SaaS) product, launched today, will allow real-time cloud application monitoring as part of a borderless enterprise strategy developed by Washington-based Fluke Networks.

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Anything-As-A-Service – What XaaS Means For Cloud Computing Contracts – Mondaq News Alerts (registration)

Posted on May 19, 2015 in Cloud News

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CLOUD COMPUTING OpenStack Rolls Out Two Milestone Initiatives – CIO Today

Posted on May 19, 2015 in Cloud News

The OpenStack Summit got underway in Vancouver, Canada on Monday and organizers wasted no time making news. In fact, two of the first announcements mark notable milestones toward a globally federated set of OpenStack-powered public and private clouds

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SAPPHIRE 2015: SAP, Amazeballs, but you’d never know it, and that’s sad – ZDNet

Posted on May 18, 2015 in SMB Cloud

Back in 2007, when I still had imagination and literary skills, I wrote this blog post entitled "SAP, Amazing But You'd Never Know It And That's Sad." Other than the words "SAPPHIRE 2015" and the tilt of the head to a more contemporary pop expression for "amazing", the headline is the same in 2015. Amazing or Amazeballs, depending on which year from 2007-2015 you choose to read this headline. But you'd never know it.

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Can Barracuda become the big fish in a small cloud? – The Register

Posted on May 18, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Interview It was a rare surprise when Brian (BJ) Jenkins left his position as boss of EMC's Backup Recovery Systems division to become CEO of Barracuda. Barracuda? That was in late 2012 and since then Barracuda has grown, with annual revenues from full-year 2012 to 2015 increasing steadily: $161m, $199m, $234m and $277m in successive years.

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Cavium Partners with Canonical to Demonstrate Optimized Cloud Infrastructure … – MarketWatch

Posted on May 18, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

SAN JOSE, Calif., May 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Cavium, Inc. CAVM, +1.00% a leading provider of semiconductor products that enable intelligent processing for enterprise, data center, cloud, wired and wireless networking, is partnering with Canonical to demonstrate OpenStack on a cluster of ThunderX reference servers deploying leading server applications at the OpenStack Summit during the week of May 18, 2015 at the Vancouver Convention Centre in Vancouver, BC

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Try-before-you-buy software. Back in vogue for the storage giants? – The Register

Posted on May 13, 2015 in SMB Cloud

Comment Nexenta, Nutanix and Unitrends are all giving away software.

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Disrupt NY: Meet the next generation of tech companies – Computerworld

Posted on May 12, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Alberto EscarlateCEO What is your product?

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Disrupt NY: Meet the next generation of tech companies – Computerworld

Posted on May 12, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Alberto EscarlateCEO What is your product?

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V3 Startup Spotlight: Cloud computing services firm Fedr8 – V3.co.uk

Posted on May 12, 2015 in Cloud News

Fedr8 chief executive, Dean Chapman, founded the startup in February 2012, with the goal of creating a business that helps companies adopt cloud computing strategies and services.

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Cloud Access Security Broker keeps usage data on-premise as you discover … – Network World

Posted on May 11, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

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