The partnership plays into Dell's larger open networking initiative, which steps away from the traditional networking switch model.
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Forrester ups its public cloud value forecast by a fifth of the original forecast from 2011, but the research firm warns there are still a number of barriers to consider.
LinkedIn already has a few familiar names signed up for Content Partners, including The Atlantic and Bloomberg.
Square is setting up shop on one of the most retail-heavy streets in Manhattan. The payments provider also plans to add more than 300 new jobs in the area.
Scheduled to be enforced by the end of the year, Internet service providers will need to disclose all "relevant information" and policies for governing networks.
Former CIA CTO Gus Hunt explained one of the primary reasons why the U.S. intelligence agency contracted Amazon in a $600 million deal to create its private cloud.
Moves, made by the Finnish startup ProtoGeo Oy, thrusts Facebook into the fitness-tracking market. The app has been downloaded more than 4 million times by Apple and Android users.
The Russian parliament's latest play could see major Western technology firms banned from the country if they don't store data on its soil — a move that would allow Russian authorities to easily snoop on user data.
Verizon's enterprise business struggled, but the company says it's ramping up cloud efforts. Verizon had five weeks of the first quarter with full ownership of Verizon Wireless.
Salesforce plans a limited beta of Salesforce1 Service SOS, which takes Amazon's Mayday concept and makes it available to enterprises. Can companies get their operational act together to support it?