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Google's new Cloud Vision API helps teach machines to better understand images

Google announced today that it’s offering up its powerful image recognition through the release of Google Cloud Vision API.<p>The robust REST API uses Google’s image recognition tools that help give context to photos so that machines may understand then in the same way they understand text.<p>Cloud …

Meg Whitman: We just signed a big deal to help Microsoft sell its Amazon-killer cloud

HPE is going to partner with Microsoft to sell Microsoft's cloud, Azure, HPE CEO Meg Whitman told analysts on the quarterly conference call on Tuesday.<p>She said that HP "reached an agreement with Microsoft" in which HP will sell Microsoft Azure as its "preferred cloud alternative." In exchange, HP …

Amazon explains its secret weapon in the cloud wars

About a year ago, Amazon introduced Lambda, which it describes as "a compute service that runs your code in response to events and automatically manages the underlying compute resources for you."<p>That sounds like a lot of buzzwords, but developers and customers like Major League Baseball and …

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Amazon pokes a hole in VMware with this new plugin

In case you didn’t believe Amazon is hungry for public cloud revenue from the biggest businesses, get this:<p>Today Amazon announced a new plugin for VMware’s popular vCenter software for managing data center infrastructure.<p>Admins of VMware-based on-premises data centers can now set up and manage …

Platform-as-a-Service: 6 Ways PaaS Will Change The Enterprise

<i>Guest author Bart Copeland is CEO of</i> <i>ActiveState</i><i>.</i><p>Jetpacks, flying cars, hybrid cloud. Which one will be ubiquitous in two years? Here’s a hint: It’s the one that <i>doesn’t</i> involve personal air travel.<p>In two years, the cloud-computing-enabled enterprise will have the enviable luxury to take much for …

DaaS, MaaS & DRaaS: The Next Phase Of Cloud Computing

<i>Guest author Scott Geng is the CTO at c</i><i>loud management software company</i> <i>Egenera.</i><p>It’s no secret that the public cloud market has been growing like gangbusters. In fact, a recent Gartner study found spending on public cloud services is growing at more than 28% per year and private cloud spending is</i> …

Cloud computing advantages bring disaster recovery to the masses

This article can also be found in the Premium Editorial Download: Modern Infrastructure: For DR, cloud is the great equalizer<p>Modern Infrastructure …

Bad timing: Nasdaq reconsiders AWS-based FinQloud service

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Nasdaq is rethinking FinQloud, an Amazon(s amzn) Web Services–based product that lets financial services firms store and …

Alibaba’s Cloud-Computing Unit To Open First Hong Kong Data Center

Alibaba Group’s cloud computing unit, called Aliyun (or AliCloud), said today that its first data center in Hong Kong will launch on May 12. This is significant because it marks Aliyun’s first step toward international expansion. The announcement comes less than a week after Alibaba filed for its …

How can telcos compete in cloud computing? Ask CenturyLink

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: CenturyLink<p>Despite their expansive network assets and footprints, telcos have been notoriously slow to attract users …

The Spotify Effect: Why Every Company Is Now A Data Company

<i>Marius Moscovici is the founder and CEO of Metric Insights.</i><p>After landing a $200 million credit line and acquiring music data platform The Echo Nest, Spotify is widely expected to announce its IPO in coming months. Spotify is a unique spin on the same fundamental formula that generated value for …

How Boeing merges its data centers with the Amazon and Microsoft clouds

Carving data up into "puzzle pieces" keeps sensitive information secure.<p>When Boeing decided to move some of its most important applications to the …

Analyst: Cisco's New $1 Billion Cloud Computing Plan Is Ingenious But Risky

Cisco is calling it the Intercloud.<p>With the Intercloud, Cisco is joining all the other enterprise tech companies who are chasing the cloud market.<p>That's because companies today are using the cloud instead of buying new computers and software for new IT projects. They spent $131 billion in 2013 on …

As Cloud Market Heats Up, Amazon Web Services Now Better And Cheaper

Amazon announces interesting new features for Amazon Web Services (AWS) and certification by the Department Of Defense (DoD). It also slashes prices.<p>On the one hand, the AWS cloud services are even more competitive than they were last week.<p><i>On The Other Hand</i>, the entire cloud-services market is …

RIP, the server. It’s time to breathe the air of cloud connection

Advertisement<p>247 Comments<p>Credit: Thinkstock/Wavebreakmedia Ltd<p>Sometimes, it’s hard to tell when a novelty becomes a trend or a trend becomes the new …

Cloud 2014: Top 10 Trends to Watch in The Year Ahead

Today we look at the Top 10 cloud trends for 2014.<p>Cloud computing is more than just a buzzword. It's a mega-trend that has become an umbrella term …

Clouds are more secure than traditional IT systems -- and here's why

Cloud expert<p>Follow:<p>I speak to many in traditional IT that I call the "folded arms gang." These are IT executives who need to address the use of cloud …

Want to reduce your cloud costs 70 percent? Here’s how

Advertisement<p>44 Comments<p>Colocation, which means buying your own hardware up front and running and managing it in a third-party site, is not usually …