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Researchers get free satellite images from Amazon Web Services

The development of new geographically-oriented cloud applications got a boost recently with Amazon Web Services (NASDAQ: AMZN) move to enable...

March 20th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

Alibaba e-commerce cloud

Five must read cloud articles for March 4

Alibaba sets up shop in Silicon Valley, get more computing power from the cloud cheap from tech startup Paperspace Alibaba...

March 4th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano


Top 5 must read cloud stories for Feb. 26

ITWorldCanada.com pulls together five of some of the most important cloud computing stories you need to read to start off...

February 26th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

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Azure fees fall in cloud service price war

Microsoft Corp. fired its latest salvo in the cloud services price war yesterday with the announcement that it is drastically...

April 1st, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano


Amazon’s Kenesis promises rapid real-time data analysis

Amazon Web Services has released a cloud-based data analytics tool which it says can carry out real-time analysis on terabytes...

November 15th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano


Cloud computing: One world, two, or more?

One of the problems with cloud computing is it is so flexible. We’re still in the early stages of the...

September 10th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Citrix donates Xen to Linux Foundation

Citrix donates Xen to Linux Foundation

Hoping to spur future development of its open-source Xen hypervisor, Citrix announced this week that it has donated its code...

April 17th, 2013

Windows Server 2012 available on AWS

Windows Server 2012 available on AWS

Amazon cloud customers can now run virtual instances of Windows Server 2012, the company has announced.  Tom Rizzo, the general manager...

November 23rd, 2012 IT World Canada Staff

Toronto firm does big data chemistry in the cloud

Toronto firm does big data chemistry in the cloud

If you’re a medical researcher looking for antibodies, sometimes Googling isn’t enough. Or rather, it’s too much. In 2009, 1DegreeBio...

June 18th, 2012 brian bloom