Cloud computing is an increasingly broad topic that encompasses everything from Google Apps to data center services to virtualization to software-, infrastructure- and platform-as-a service. Technology executives are increasingly interested in cloud computing as a way to save money. Nevertheless, cloud adoption remains in the single digits amid security concerns. Rest assured that cloud computing is a game changer. Key players include: IBM, HP, Google, Microsoft, Amazon Web Services, Salesforce.com, NetSuite, VMware as well as dozens of others.
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After previously dismissing data sovereignty as a non-issue, Australian customers will have the option to consume Windows Azure services through local datacentres, at some unknown point in the future.
No one in the industry is talking about any fears they may be having about the cloud -- at least not out loud.
ManageEngine, which develops a broad range of automation and monitoring tools, adds extensive cloud services and apps support to password service software.
Desktop as a Service is a cloud model that hasn't caught on the way Desktone and others would have liked. Where and how data is stored and who has access to it has been of concern. Desktone has enhanced its offerings to make this choice more acceptable to everyone.
Losses widen for the firm amid a US$83 million legal action from its creditors and fraud allegations by India's stock market regulator.
Today IBM launches SmartCloud Entry 3.1, which is an easy to deploy, easy to use, easy to manage, and easy to adopt cloud solution.
The highly regarded integration partner for Salesforce and Google recently became the first to earn Preferred Partner status for the big cloud management and automation player.
Perhaps there is another reason why Googlers always look so happy all the time besides the free food: job security.
As computing systems become commoditized, the "profit pools are going to evaporate" for enterprise software vendors, said Whitehurst.
Approximately 60 percent of apps in Google Play are said to be now using the service at a rate of 17 billion messages sent per day.
The first services to emerge from the new relationship will become available in June.
The Software-as-a-Service space is crowded -- to say the least. Jive's latest offering aims to sort that mess out.
Wix, which is behind a free HTML5 publishing and hosting service, now represents the Google Apps for Business portfolio.
Google's cloud platform garnered a ton of interest at Google IO and comparisons to Amazon Web Services. However, the burden of enterprise proof lies with the search giant for now.
Now available for open signups, Google Compute Engine's billing policies have also already been slightly revised.