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PhysOrg
Amazon buys streaming video startup ElementalAmazon announces a deal to buy Portland-based Elemental Technologies, which tai
Amazon buys streaming video startup Elemental
PhysOrg / Posted 16 minutes ago
Amazon announces a deal to buy Portland-based Elemental Technologies, which tailors traditional television broadcast for the vast array of Internet-linked devices used for streaming video Amazon on Thursday announced a deal to buy a startup that... Read more
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Calcutta News
Elemental Technologies being acquired by Amazon Web Services SEATTLE - Amazon Web Services, Inc., an Amazon company, has reached an agreem
Elemental Technologies being acquired by Amazon Web Services
Calcutta News / Posted an hour ago
SEATTLE - Amazon Web Services, Inc., an Amazon company, has reached an agreement to acquire Elemental Technologies, Inc., pioneers in software-defined video solutions for multi screen... Read more
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The Register
Amazon slurps ElementalAmazon Web Services has acquired “software-defined video” player Elemental for
Amazon slurps Elemental
The Register / Posted 2 hours ago
Amazon Web Services has acquired “software-defined video” player Elemental for an undisclosed sum. Elemental's specialty is on-the-fly video formatting – for example, to take content intended for TV broadcast and give it a profile suitable for... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Amazon buys streaming video startup ElementalAmazon.com founder and CEO Jeff Bezos presents the company’s first smartphone,
Amazon buys streaming video startup Elemental
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 hours ago
Amazon.com founder and CEO Jeff Bezos presents the company’s first smartphone, the Fire Phone, on June 18, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. The much-anticipated device is available for pre-order today and is available exclusively with AT&T service.... Read more
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TheBull
Amazon buys streaming video startup ElementalAmazon on Thursday announced a deal to buy a startup that tailors traditional t
Amazon buys streaming video startup Elemental
TheBull / Posted 6 hours ago
Amazon on Thursday announced a deal to buy a startup that tailors traditional television broadcast for the vast array of Internet-linked devices used for streaming video. Amazon did not disclose how much it is paying for Portland-based Elemental... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Amazon buys streaming video startup ElementalSAN FRANCISCO - Amazon on Thursday announced a deal to buy a startup that tailo
Amazon buys streaming video startup Elemental
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 hours ago
SAN FRANCISCO - Amazon on Thursday announced a deal to buy a startup that tailors traditional television broadcast for the vast array of Internet-linked devices used for streaming video. Amazon announces a deal to buy Portland-based Elemental... Read more
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Converge! Network Digest
Amazon Web Services to Acquire Elemental ~ Converge! Network DigestAmazon Web Services agreed to acquire Elemental Technologies, which offers soft
Amazon Web Services to Acquire Elemental ~ Converge! Network Digest
Converge! Network Digest / Posted 8 hours ago
Amazon Web Services agreed to acquire Elemental Technologies, which offers software-defined video solutions for multiscreen content delivery. Financial terms were not disclosed. Elemental, which is based in Portland, Oregon, will continue to operate... Read more
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Market Watch
Amazon to buy video reformatter Elemental TechnologiesAmazon’s cloud-computing arm said it has reached a deal to buy Elemental Techno
Amazon to buy video reformatter Elemental Technologies
Market Watch / Posted 10 hours ago
Amazon’s cloud-computing arm said it has reached a deal to buy Elemental Technologies Inc., a firm that specializes reformatting video content. Amazon Web Services AMZN, -1.14% said the deal will help provide media and entertainment companies with... Read more
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TechCrunch
Amazon Acquires Elemental Technologies For A Reported $500 Million In CashAmazon announced this afternoon that it’s acquiring Elemental Technologies, a b
Amazon Acquires Elemental Technologies For A Reported $500 Million In Cash
TechCrunch / Posted 10 hours ago
Amazon announced this afternoon that it’s acquiring Elemental Technologies, a backend mobile video service. Amazon didn’t immediately return a phone call or email request for comment about that figure. The deal was orchestrated by Amazon’s highly... Read more
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Market Watch
Amazon to buy video software company, eyeing more video streaming optionsAmazon.com Inc. AMZN, -1.14% said Thursday its cloud-services unit Amazon Web S
Amazon to buy video software company, eyeing more video streaming options
Market Watch / Posted 11 hours ago
Amazon.com Inc. AMZN, -1.14% said Thursday its cloud-services unit Amazon Web Services has agreed to buy Portland, Ore.-based video software company Elemental Technologies Inc. for an undisclosed sum. Elemental's products and Amazon Web Services will... Read more
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CIO
CIO enjoys dual role of cloud strategist and company pitchmanSAN FRANCISCO -- Bask Iyer has donned two big hats since joining VMware as CIO
CIO enjoys dual role of cloud strategist and company pitchman
CIO / Posted 13 hours ago
SAN FRANCISCO -- Bask Iyer has donned two big hats since joining VMware as CIO in March. He manages internal IT, including a private cloud based on the company's server, storage and network virtualization software products. That software defined data... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Police Cameras: The Secret EconomyOn the morning of Monday, August 31, police officers in Los Angeles’ San Fernan
Police Cameras: The Secret Economy
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 21 hours ago
On the morning of Monday, August 31, police officers in Los Angeles’ San Fernando Valley went on the beat with something new: Wearable body cameras. Over the next few months, the Los Angeles Police Department will outfit their more than 7000 patrol... Read more
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Web Host Industry Review
CSC, AWS and Microsoft Score $108M Federal Cloud ContractCSC, Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure have won a major cloud computing c
CSC, AWS and Microsoft Score $108M Federal Cloud Contract
Web Host Industry Review / Posted yesterday
CSC, Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure have won a major cloud computing contract with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), a deal valued at $108,992,884 that could reach up to $1 billion over 10 years. Under the agreement, CSC will... Read more
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TechCrunch
Scaleway Now Provides Crazy Cheap VPS-Like Servers For $3.40 Per MonthOnline.net’s Scaleway is an interesting beast in the cloud hosting world. Inste
Scaleway Now Provides Crazy Cheap VPS-Like Servers For $3.40 Per Month
TechCrunch / Posted yesterday
Online.net’s Scaleway is an interesting beast in the cloud hosting world. Instead of building a virtual cloud hosting infrastructure that competes directly with Amazon Web Services, DigitalOcean and other VPS providers, the company designed its own... Read more
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CIO
CIOs embrace hybrid cloud and software-defined data centersSAN FRANCISCO – Companies building mobile and Web applications to support their
CIOs embrace hybrid cloud and software-defined data centers
CIO / Posted yesterday
SAN FRANCISCO – Companies building mobile and Web applications to support their digital businesses depend on a mix of private and public clouds to exchange data, said Bill Fathers, VMware's executive vice president and general manager of cloud... Read more
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Entrpreneur
One Man's Software Background Makes Manufacturing Hardware EasyWhen Charlie Emery set out to build Spooky Pinball, his Benton, Wis.-based comp
One Man's Software Background Makes Manufacturing Hardware Easy
Entrpreneur / Posted yesterday
When Charlie Emery set out to build Spooky Pinball, his Benton, Wis.-based company, he ran into a snag: finding a resource to manufacture the circuit boards that power each of his custom-made, $5,995 pinball machines. His only options were to line up... Read more
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PC Advisor
How VMware aims to distinguish itself in the cloudVMware is playing catch-up with Amazon and Microsoft -- and playing to its stre
How VMware aims to distinguish itself in the cloud
PC Advisor / Posted yesterday
VMware is playing catch-up with Amazon and Microsoft -- and playing to its strengths in the hybrid cloud market. VMware VP of Cloud Services Mathew... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Ignore the vendor spin: cloud and open source more expensive than you think EMC tech VP and OpenStack advocate warns that businesses will need to
Ignore the vendor spin: cloud and open source more expensive than you think
techcentral.ie / Posted yesterday
EMC tech VP and OpenStack advocate warns that businesses will need to spend a lot on talent if they want DIY cloud Businesses have not considered the “significant... Read more
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The Register
Bloke clicks GitHub 'commit' button in Visual Studio, gets slapped with $6,500 AWS billA web developer from South Africa said a bug in a tool for using Microsoft's Vi
Bloke clicks GitHub 'commit' button in Visual Studio, gets slapped with $6,500 AWS bill
The Register / Posted 2 days ago
A web developer from South Africa said a bug in a tool for using Microsoft's Visual Studio IDE with code-sharing site GitHub inadvertently exposed his sensitive data – and the error cost him more than $6,500 (£4,250) in just a few hours. Carlo van... Read more
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PC Advisor
VMware and Google buddy up in the cloudAt this week's VMworld, Google and VMware strengthened their partnership by add
VMware and Google buddy up in the cloud
PC Advisor / Posted 2 days ago
At this week's VMworld, Google and VMware strengthened their partnership by adding an object storage service powered by Google to VMware's public cloud In what is a... Read more
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Quartz
There’s now a Google-backed smartphone that will never run out of storage“Not enough storage.” This is my iPhone’s favorite saying. After using the phon
There’s now a Google-backed smartphone that will never run out of storage
Quartz / Posted 2 days ago
“Not enough storage.” This is my iPhone’s favorite saying. After using the phone for just under a year, I’ve already taken enough photos and videos, downloaded enough music and apps to fill up the phone. If I want to back up all my data, I have to... Read more
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Quartz
Telltale signs that you need to abandon your “sinking ship” companyLeo Tolstoy’s Anna Karenina principle states, “Happy families are all alike, bu
Telltale signs that you need to abandon your “sinking ship” company
Quartz / Posted 2 days ago
Leo Tolstoy’s Anna Karenina principle states, “Happy families are all alike, but every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.” He saw that unhappy families were each doomed by unique problems of their own making, while happy families were those... Read more
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techcentral.ie
VMware rounds out DC virtualisation stackMore components added to software-defined data centre stack, updating vCloud, N
VMware rounds out DC virtualisation stack
techcentral.ie / Posted 2 days ago
More components added to software-defined data centre stack, updating vCloud, NSX and its OpenStack distribution VMware has updated its stack of data centre virtualisation software, rounding out capabilities that allow an organisation to run an... Read more
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Converge! Network Digest
Federal Aviation Administration to Migrate to Hybrid Cloud on AWS and Azure ~ Converge! Network DigestThe Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) awarded a contract valued at $108 mil
Federal Aviation Administration to Migrate to Hybrid Cloud on AWS and Azure ~ Converge! Network Digest
Converge! Network Digest / Posted 3 days ago
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) awarded a contract valued at $108 million to CSC to consolidate data centers and migrate FAA data and systems to a hybrid cloud environment. The CSC team includes Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft... Read more
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Computer World Australia
VMware rounds out data center virtualization stackVMware has updated its stack of data center virtualization software, rounding o
VMware rounds out data center virtualization stack
Computer World Australia / Posted 3 days ago
VMware has updated its stack of data center virtualization software, rounding out capabilities that allow an organization to run an entire data center operation and related cloud services as a single unified entity. Among the new additions are... Read more
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Bizjournals
Microsoft, Amazon land $108M cloud contract for FAAThe Federal Aviation Administration has awarded Amazon Web Services and Microso
Microsoft, Amazon land $108M cloud contract for FAA
Bizjournals / Posted 3 days ago
The Federal Aviation Administration has awarded Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure a $108 million contract – that could be worth $1 billion over the next decade – to consolidate FAA data centers and move the federal agency’s data to the... Read more
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PC Advisor
Attivo brings deception technology to Amazon Web ServicesAttivo Networks has upgraded its deception technology so businesses can deploy
Attivo brings deception technology to Amazon Web Services
PC Advisor / Posted 3 days ago
Attivo Networks has upgraded its deception technology so businesses can deploy it within Amazon Web Services cloud to lure attackers to... Read more
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Business Insider
Amazon and Microsoft just scored a huge $100 million cloud deal that can't be making IBM too happyAmazon and Microsoft are quickly becoming the king and queen of cloud computing
Amazon and Microsoft just scored a huge $100 million cloud deal that can't be making IBM too happy
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
Amazon and Microsoft are quickly becoming the king and queen of cloud computing. Here's another case in point: the two of them just won a huge contract with the FAA, led by IT consultant CSC. This contract will consolidate the FCC's data centers,... Read more
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Federal Computer Week
FAA has looked at clouds from both sides nowThe agency responsible for navigating U.S. air traffic through real clouds is m
FAA has looked at clouds from both sides now
Federal Computer Week / Posted 3 days ago
The agency responsible for navigating U.S. air traffic through real clouds is moving into the world of virtual cloud through a 10-year, $108 million services integration contract. The Federal Aviation Administration said on Aug. 28 that it signed a... Read more
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The Register
SolidFire's flash boxes pull into Platform9Has the OpenStack loco got enough of a head of steam to leave the station? No o
SolidFire's flash boxes pull into Platform9
The Register / Posted 3 days ago
Has the OpenStack loco got enough of a head of steam to leave the station? No one knows yet, but here is more evidence of suppliers rushing to support it: SolidFire's all-flash arrays can be integrated into Platform9's Managed OpenStack OSaaS –... Read more
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TechCrunch
The FAA Starts Moving To The CloudThe Federal Aviation Administration plans to move away from its own data center
The FAA Starts Moving To The Cloud
TechCrunch / Posted 3 days ago
The Federal Aviation Administration plans to move away from its own data centers and toward cloud services. Last week, the FAA signed a deal with Computer Science Corp. (CSC) to help it migrate its data and systems to a hybrid cloud environment that... Read more
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PC Advisor
VMware rounds out data center virtualization stackVMware has updated its stack of data center virtualization software with capabi
VMware rounds out data center virtualization stack
PC Advisor / Posted 3 days ago
VMware has updated its stack of data center virtualization software with capabilities that allow an organization to run an entire data center... Read more
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The Irish Times
Innovation Talk: Amazon will have to adapt but Wall Street won’t like it Jeff Bezos’s company sells its notorious corporate culture as beneficial to i
Innovation Talk: Amazon will have to adapt but Wall Street won’t like it
The Irish Times / Posted 4 days ago
Jeff Bezos’s company sells its notorious corporate culture as beneficial to investors Did Jeff Bezos have to endure a dreaded “performance improvement plan” after the Fire... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Amazon's impressive cash flow: Don't be fooled by it(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) Retail giant Amazon seems to be on a r
Amazon's impressive cash flow: Don't be fooled by it
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 4 days ago
(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) Retail giant Amazon seems to be on a roll. The company’s cash flow figures are exploding. Over the past 12 months, Amazon has produced a staggering $8.98 billion of operating cash flow and $4.37 billion of... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
FAA to Rise to the CloudThe Federal Aviation Administration will soon be floating in the Cloud and bene
FAA to Rise to the Cloud
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 6 days ago
The Federal Aviation Administration will soon be floating in the Cloud and benefiting from advanced computing solutions through a partnership with leading companies in the Cloud industry. After a careful process, the agency has announced that CSC... Read more
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Entrpreneur
How This Unlikely App Made It to the Top of the App Store RankingsThe top of the Apple iOS store is dominated by apps from Facebook and Google al
How This Unlikely App Made It to the Top of the App Store Rankings
Entrpreneur / Posted 6 days ago
The top of the Apple iOS store is dominated by apps from Facebook and Google along with the occasional game. Climbing near the peak of the rankings of late is one service that doesn't fit that mold at all. Remind, which provides a free secure app... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Cloud and open-source is more expensive than you think, says EMC VPTechnology vice president and OpenStack advocate warns businesses will need to
Cloud and open-source is more expensive than you think, says EMC VP
techcentral.ie / Posted 6 days ago
Technology vice president and OpenStack advocate warns businesses will need to spend a lot on talent if they want DIY cloud Businesses haven’t considered the “significant labour costs” to integrate whitebox hardware and open-source software — and... Read more
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ClickZ
The Relentless March of Cloud ComputingAlibaba's foray into the cloud brings brands even closer to integrating their d
The Relentless March of Cloud Computing
ClickZ / Posted 7 days ago
Alibaba's foray into the cloud brings brands even closer to integrating their digital strategies to fit a truly digital, mobile society. Alibaba Group's recent announcement to invest a further $1 billion into Aliyun, its cloud computing subsidiary,... Read more
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Government Computer News
Whose keys are they anyway?Google recently announced enhanced security support for its cloud customers by
Whose keys are they anyway?
Government Computer News / Posted 7 days ago
Google recently announced enhanced security support for its cloud customers by granting them the ability to hold the encryption keys to their data. These customer-supplied encryption keys for the Google Cloud Platform follow the example set by other... Read more
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Business Wire
File Services for Object Storage Combine NAS Features and Unlimited Scalability for Best Security, Protection, and Performance at a Lower Total Storage CostHOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SoftNAS, the #1 best-selling software-based NAS in th
File Services for Object Storage Combine NAS Features and Unlimited Scalability for Best Security, Protection, and Performance at a Lower Total Storage Cost
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SoftNAS, the #1 best-selling software-based NAS in the cloud, today announced availability of SoftNAS® Object Filer™, an innovative files-as-a-service NAS that integrates with any object storage. Users benefit from the... Read more
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DMNews
CMOs Do IT Fast, CIOs Do IT SlowShare this article: They're not alike. They were never meant to be and they ne
CMOs Do IT Fast, CIOs Do IT Slow
DMNews / Posted 7 days ago
Share this article: They're not alike. They were never meant to be and they never will be. But they were fated to join together to do battle in the API economy. It's the everyday, never-ending tussle of the digital marketing era. Why can't the CMO... Read more
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Singapore Government Press Centre
CFOS TAPPED TO MENTOR SMES IN NEW FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT PROGRAMMESingapore, 27 August 2015 (Thursday) – A new programme that aims to upskill the
CFOS TAPPED TO MENTOR SMES IN NEW FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT PROGRAMME
Singapore Government Press Centre / Posted 7 days ago
Singapore, 27 August 2015 (Thursday) – A new programme that aims to upskill the finance function of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) was launched at the CFO Connect Symposium 2015 at the Four Seasons Hotel today. Jointly developed by the... Read more
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TechCrunch
How The Content Giants Are Tackling Global MarketsIt’s no surprise that the major content players – Facebook, Twitter, Skype, Yah
How The Content Giants Are Tackling Global Markets
TechCrunch / Posted 8 days ago
It’s no surprise that the major content players – Facebook, Twitter, Skype, Yahoo, etc. – continue to capture front page news and headlines every day for their strategic moves and announcements in the United States and other major markets across the... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
OpenDaylight Project Picks Up SteamThe OpenDaylight Project this week announced that AT&T, ClearPath Networks and
OpenDaylight Project Picks Up Steam
E-Commerce Times / Posted 8 days ago
The OpenDaylight Project this week announced that AT&T, ClearPath Networks and Nokia Networks have joined, bringing its membership total to 359. OpenDaylight is a collaborative open source project hosted by the Linux Foundation. Its goal is twofold:... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Amazon Takes Its Machine Learning Platform To EuropeAmazon is unveiling its machine learning platform in Europe, as part of a large
Amazon Takes Its Machine Learning Platform To Europe
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 8 days ago
Amazon is unveiling its machine learning platform in Europe, as part of a larger data science rollout. The service, which lets companies leverage cloud products from Amazon Web Services (AWS) for data science projects, is the e-commerce giant’s ploy... Read more
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Web Host Industry Review
Google Declares its Cloud Container Engine Ready for ProductionBrought to you by Data Center Knowledge About 10 months since it first announc
Google Declares its Cloud Container Engine Ready for Production
Web Host Industry Review / Posted 8 days ago
Brought to you by Data Center Knowledge About 10 months since it first announced the managed version of Kubernetes, its open source Linux container management system, Google has launched the cloud service, called Google Container Engine, into... Read more
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TechCrunch
Hybrid Cloud Vendor Velostrata Comes Out Of Stealth With $14M InvestmentVelostrata, an early stage hybrid cloud startup, emerged from stealth today ann
Hybrid Cloud Vendor Velostrata Comes Out Of Stealth With $14M Investment
TechCrunch / Posted 8 days ago
Velostrata, an early stage hybrid cloud startup, emerged from stealth today announcing a $14 million Series A investment. The round was led by Norwest Venture Partners and Greylock IL Partners. The company has a sophisticated hybrid cloud solution... Read more
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Business Standard India
8K Miles Software hits lifetime highThe stock of the leading global cloud & security solutions company has outperfo
8K Miles Software hits lifetime high
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
The stock of the leading global cloud & security solutions company has outperformed the market by surging 31% from its recent low of Rs 841 touched on August 13, compared to a 6% decline in the CNX Nifty during the period. The company had reported a... Read more
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Business Wire
NTT Communications Launches Multi-Cloud Connect Service to Provide Direct Private Connectivity to "Microsoft Azure" and "Amazon Web Services."TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the ICT solut
NTT Communications Launches Multi-Cloud Connect Service to Provide Direct Private Connectivity to "Microsoft Azure" and "Amazon Web Services."
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the ICT solutions and international communications business within NTT (NYSE:NTT), announced today the launch of Multi-Cloud Connect – an optional feature on NTT Com’s Arcstar... Read more
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The Register
Xen urges another upgrade to get OpenStack hummingXen 4.4.3 is upon us and the Xen Project recommends “that all users of the 4.4
Xen urges another upgrade to get OpenStack humming
The Register / Posted 9 days ago
Xen 4.4.3 is upon us and the Xen Project recommends “that all users of the 4.4 stable series update to this latest maintenance release.” This time around the Project says the upgrade addresses some security issues and offers stability improvements... Read more
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