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All Texas A&M System Members HR and Payroll Going to the Cloud – WTAW

Posted on Jul 3, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Posted by Bill Oliver Featured Stories, News Friday, July 3rd, 2015 All 20 members of the Texas A&M University System will be converting to one system for payroll and human resource functions. Chief Information Officer Mark Stone says the $14.1 million dollar, five-year agreement involves a cloud-based system that replaces scores of mainframe systems at member universities and agencies. Stone says there will be no change in the workforce at the A&M System or at any of the member organizations.

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Technavio Publishes New Industry Analysis on the SMB IT Market in BRIC … – Yahoo Finance UK

Posted on Jul 3, 2015 in SMB Cloud

LONDON--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Technavio has published a new report on the SMB IT market in BRIC, which is expected to grow at a CAGR of almost 11% from 2015-2019. About the Report The new Technavio report draws attention towards emerging economies in Brazil, Russia, India and China, and their acceptance that SMBs play a vital role in economic and social development, as small enterprises have higher growth and employment potential than large enterprises and government sectors. “The government of India is promoting project Baadal, a cloud computing platform for SMBs to improve efficiency and competitiveness,” says Faisal Ghaus, Vice President of Technavio.

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Big companies and startups alike are jumping all over a trendy new tech called … – Business Insider

Posted on Jul 2, 2015 in Cloud News

There's an old proverb among engineers of all stripes: "Better, cheaper, faster — pick two." But when it comes to the mobile apps that increasingly rule our world, we demand all three, every single day. Apps have to get better, improve our lives, and work 24/7, in all conditions.  It's a complex problem.

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Leading IT Company Buys Firm with Kelowna Office – KelownaNow

Posted on Jun 30, 2015 in SMB Cloud

A leading information technology consulting firm that has an office based in Kelowna has reached an agreement to be acquired by a global technology company. Ricoh Canada Inc. announced the agreement to acquire Graycon Group Inc.

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Ixia Ships First End-to-End Private and Hybrid Cloud Visibility Solution – Business Wire (press release)

Posted on Jun 30, 2015 in Hybrid Cloud

CALABASAS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ixia (Nasdaq: XXIA), a leading provider of application performance and security resilience solutions, today shipped new software features for its Net Tool Optimizer® (NTO™) visibility platform. The new NTO software enables seamless, single-pane-of-glass visibility into hybrid cloud deployments, allowing a unified view of the entire network

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Ricoh Canada Buys MSP, Thirsty For More Deals – CRN

Posted on Jun 30, 2015 in SMB Cloud

Ricoh Canada says it's looking to make more deals after revealing on Monday its first ever MSP acquisition: Calgary, Alberta-based Graycon Group. "We think acquisitions are an excellent way to speed up our business plan," said Eric Fletcher, vice president of marketing for Toronto-based Ricoh Canada.

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RMS Names Sharma Senior Vice President of Cloud Operations and IT – Insurance Journal

Posted on Jun 25, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

RMS, the Newark, Calif.-based catastrophe risk management firm, announced it has named Sanjiv “Sunny” Sharma as senior vice president of cloud operations and information technology. Sharma joins from Rocket Fuel, a digital advertising firm, where he led the global engineering technical operations and data center infrastructure teams. Sharma will have global responsibility for driving RMS’ cloud operations, as well as delivering a broad range of IT initiatives in support of the company’s clients and employees

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North America Continues Global Cloud Security Software Market Dominance … – MarketWatch

Posted on Jun 24, 2015 in SMB Cloud

BANGALORE, June 24, 2015 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- BANGALORE, June 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The report presented by Mordor Intelligence consists of a detailed account of the Cloud Security Software Market. This report is segmented by Type (Cloud IAM, Cloud Email, Cloud IDS/IPS, Cloud Encryption, Cloud Network Security, Cloud Database Security) - By Industry - By Geographical Region (North America, Europe, APAC, Rest of World) -Drivers, Restraints, Vendor Profiles, Global Market Size, Forecasts & Analysis (2014-2020). This report is mainly focused on the Cloud Security Software estimates where many Small and Medium Businesses (SMB) are moving into cloud technology because of the lower cost of ownership and the increasing data breaches in the organizations are resulting in heavy losses

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Leading Chinese Cloud Computing Startup DaoCloud Presents at DockerCon … – PR Newswire (press release)

Posted on Jun 24, 2015 in Cloud News

SAN FRANCISCO, June 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- DaoCloud today announced that co-founder Yong Yu's presentation "The Chinese Docker Community" was a great success at DockerCon 2015, held June 22 and 23 in San Francisco. Docker, the open platform for distributed applications, has now become a hot topic among Chinese developer communities, internet companies, technology start-ups and other traditional industries. DaoCloud is an early adopter of the technology, and has been working with Docker container technology from the day DaoCloud opened its doors for business.

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IBM, Box tie up in global cloud push – ZDNet

Posted on Jun 24, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

IBM and Box have announced a global partnership designed to advance cloud solutions worldwide. The collaboration between Big Blue and the cloud storage service provider was unveiled on Tuesday

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Leading Chinese Cloud Computing Startup DaoCloud Presents at DockerCon … – MarketWatch

Posted on Jun 24, 2015 in Cloud News

SAN FRANCISCO, June 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- DaoCloud today announced that co-founder Yong Yu's presentation "The Chinese Docker Community" was a great success at DockerCon 2015, held June 22 and 23 in San Francisco. Docker, the open platform for distributed applications, has now become a hot topic among Chinese developer communities, internet companies, technology start-ups and other traditional industries. DaoCloud is an early adopter of the technology, and has been working with Docker container technology from the day DaoCloud opened its doors for business.

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Box And IBM Ink Wide-Ranging Cloud Partnership – TechCrunch

Posted on Jun 24, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

IBM is going Levie.

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Healthcare Cloud Computing Market – North American Industry Analysis and … – Medgadget.com (blog)

Posted on Jun 23, 2015 in Cloud News

Healthcare cloud computing facilitates faster accessibility of electronic medical records and large storage of medical information in hospitals and clinics.

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Healthcare Cloud Computing Market – North American Industry Analysis and … – Medgadget.com (blog)

Posted on Jun 23, 2015 in Cloud News

Healthcare cloud computing facilitates faster accessibility of electronic medical records and large storage of medical information in hospitals and clinics. Cloud computing also plays a vital role in patient billing and reduces capital expenditure which is associated with conventional mode of billing practices. The North American healthcare cloud computing market is categorized based on various service modes, applications, deployment modes, pricing models, and components

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How the information economy is changing the C-suite – USA TODAY

Posted on Jun 23, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Sanjena Sathian, OZY 10:34 a.m. EDT June 23, 2015 What if we told smart kids: “When you grow up, be a CIO”?(Photo: Getty) Just get my email to work

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