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Amazon takes over Go SDK project

Amazon Web Services (AWS) announced it is taking over a software development kit (SDK) project for Go, a programming language...

February 2nd, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

data centres, servers, server room, technology, data management

Asigra clinches deal with New Zealand cloud firm

Toronto-based software company Asigra has signed a deal with New Zealand-based cloud services firm Fronde to provide it with cloud...

January 7th, 2015 Danny Bradbury

Race, woman, finish line IT leaders, IT careers

Azure vs. AWS

Amazon Web Services is largely considered a leader in the global infrastructure-as-a-cloud (IaaS) market but Microsoft Corp.’s Azure cloud computing...

November 20th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

cloud computing, cloud nfrastructure, cloud services, IT

Sophos turns to the cloud, reaches out to AWS customers

Security software vendor Sophos has developed a cloud-based management console designed to help organizations with small IT departments to manage...

November 13th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano


Canonical puts end to Ubuntu One cloud storage

Software maker Canonical Ltd. said it is no longer willing to battle against the likes of Google Drive, Dropbox and...

April 3rd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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Is Google’s GCE ready to take on Amazon’s EC2?

Following an 18-month review, Google Inc. has finally announced the general availability for full commercial use of its Infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS)...

December 4th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

cloud computing

Scale, customization behind AWS’s success

Scale and the ability to customize down to a granular level are the top factors behind the success of Amazon...

November 18th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

AWS powering many U.S. gov’t departments

AWS powering many U.S. gov’t departments

The public sector is naturally skittish about outsourcing their computing to public cloud providers, but it seems that in the...

October 17th, 2012 brian bloom

AWS announces Reserved Instances Marketplace

AWS announces Reserved Instances Marketplace

Amazon Web Services has launched a marketplace for its customers to sell their unused cloud computing resources, reports Tom's IT...

September 17th, 2012 brian bloom