Interview: Amazon CTO Werner Vogels on the democratization of IT

Ten years after its U.S. launch, Amazon Web Services (AWS) opened its first Canadian datacentre, located in Montreal, at the...

February 20th, 2016 Jim Love

VMware focuses on end user productivity with Workspace ONE, Horizon updates

Having helped transform the data centre to one that is software-defined, VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger said the company is now...

February 9th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Canadian entrepreneur builds virtual private Internet for CIOs

Connecting to online service providers via the public Internet can be slow and insecure, warns IIX. The California-based company, which...

November 20th, 2015 Danny Bradbury

Oracle CEO predicts all-cloud enterprise that will take a decade of transformation

Oracle Corporation’s CEO made several bold predictions for the next 10 years at his OracleWorld keynote Monday morning in San...

October 26th, 2015 Gary Hilson

VMware looks to simplify public and private cloud management, costing for enterprises

VMware debuted updates to its hybrid cloud management platform at VMworld 2015 Europe this week in Barcelona that are designed...

October 16th, 2015 Gary Hilson

IT needs to ‘flip the paradigm’ to reap cloud rewards: Equinix

There are many roads to the cloud, and while the journey is indeed uphill, the reward at the top is...

October 13th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Cloud computing

Amazon adds Web application firewall, new help for mobile app builders

Amazon keeps expanding the number of AWS cloud services it offers cost-sensitive IT departments. This week it announced one that...

October 8th, 2015 Howard Solomon

Cloud provider selection: The tools you’ll need and the homework you’ll have to do

In theory, one of the benefits of moving IT functions to the cloud is simplifying operations. In practice, however, it...

August 19th, 2015 Gary Hilson

Netflix’s former chief cloud architect says the ‘fantasy’ of failover has to end

Rugged operation will be the next big challenge for cloud computing in the next year, said a cloud computing guru...

July 10th, 2015 Danny Bradbury