Cloud Computing

Global provider network extends Microsoft’s Azure reach

Microsoft Corp. will rely on a consortium of 25 IT services providers in Canada and several countries around the globe...

December 12th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Rough weather seen for cloud providers in 2014: Gartner

The coming year could be a challenging time for cloud adopters as about 25 per cent of the top 100...

December 11th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

RedHat’s OpenShift gets enhanced data centre integration

Open source software company RedHat Inc., focuses on data centre integration and enhanced controls with the general release of its...

December 5th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Cloud computing – basic concepts

Information technology seems to progress in waves, with each new wave replacing (or at least extending) the previous generation of systems. ...

November 27th, 2013 Don Sheppard

No miracle needed to create cloud-based data centre: VMware

Building a so-called software-defined data centre with almost everything at the core virtualized isn't a dream in the clouds, a...

October 17th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Salesforce consolidates authentication, app access

Salesforce.com has released a cloud-based application which aims to help IT administrators consolidate user authentication and application access control into...

October 15th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Cloud’s popularity still means it needs careful thought

Where will cloud computing stop? It seems as if there’s an inexhaustible supply of software-infrastructure-platform-everything as a service offerings, with...

September 3rd, 2013 Howard Solomon

OpenText buys Dutch PaaS provider

OpenText buys Dutch PaaS provider

 OpenText Corp. continues to expand its cloud-based solutions through acquisitions. The Waterloo, Ont.-based company said Friday it has bought Netherlands-based...

August 19th, 2013 Howard Solomon

IBM backs Cloud Foundry PaaS project

IBM backs Cloud Foundry PaaS project

EMC Corp. has found one of the biggest names in computing to formally join its Cloud Foundry open platform-as-a-service project....

July 24th, 2013 Howard Solomon