Cloud Computing

Google unveils a new, cheaper networking option for cloud customers: the public internet

Google Cloud Platform customers will have a new option when selecting the type of network used to deliver their traffic to their users: they can keep …

Technology

As software eats the world, it will also destroy the way we define ourselves as humans

The combination of sensors, smartphones, and cloud computing is enchanting the world. On average, there is now almost one connected device for every acre of the world’s inhabitable land. One upshot to our newfound connectivity: Nowadays we read the world, and the world reads us back. That may …

Big Ideas

Microsoft launches a new archival storage option for Azure

Microsoft introduced a new storage option for its Azure cloud computing platform in preview today: the Azure Archive Blob Storage. This will give developers a cheaper alternative for the long-term storage of large amounts of archival data like logs, raw camera footage, audio recordings, transcripts …

Business

It's Time to Think Beyond Cloud Computing | Backchannel

<b>Fasten your harnesses</b>, because the era of cloud computing’s giant data centers is about to be rear-ended by the age of self-driving cars. Here’s the …

3 Ways Companies Are Building a Business Around AI

There is no argument about whether artificial intelligence (AI) is coming. It is here, in automobiles, smartphones, aircraft, and much else. Not least in the online search abilities, speech and translation features, and image recognition technology of my employer, Alphabet.<p>The question now moves to …

Harvard Business Review

What Is AWS Glue?

AWS Glue is a fully managed ETL (extract, transform, and load) service that makes it simple and cost-effective to categorize your data, clean it, …

Amazon Web Services

The Definitive Guide to Serverless Architectures

A lot is being written about serverless technology all over the web, and right now that information is fragmented. As a community, we’re bringing it …

Serverless computing may kill Google Cloud Platform

Google, which has had to claw its way back into cloud relevance in the shadows of Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure, suddenly finds itself …

Google Cloud Platform

Introducing Network Service Tiers: Your cloud network, your way

article<p>en_US<p>https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/08/introducing-Network-Service-Tiers-your-cloud-network-your-way.html<p>Google Cloud Platform …

Load Balancing

Walmart Should Merge With Microsoft to Blow Away Amazon: REWIND

One great idea from TheStreet's Jim Cramer revisited.<p>Walmart (WMT) has had quite the tech-filled week.<p>Over the course of a few days, the world's …

Amazon Web Services

Amazon Aurora Under the Hood: Quorum Membership | Amazon Web Services

<i>Anurag Gupta runs a number of AWS database services, including Amazon Aurora, which he helped design. In this under the hood series, Anurag discusses</i> …

Amazon Web Services

Supporting tactical operations with a hybrid cloud environment

<i>This article is sponsored by VMWare</i><p><i>By William Jackson</i><p>With seven years’ experience in moving IT enterprises to the cloud under the federal Cloud First …

Hybrid Clouds

Expedient Highlights Use of VMware NSX® Through Full Slate of Activities at VMworld 2017

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Expedient, a cloud computing and data center infrastructure as a service (IaaS) provider, today announced that it will be promoting its recent successes with VMware NSX® in a slate of presentations and activities at VMworld® 2017, August 27 – 31 in Las …

IaaS

Amazon a bigger threat to banks than fintech: World Economic Forum

The combination of "open banking" regimes and data migrating to the computer cloud will lure global technology giants to create platforms for …

FinTech

Is the Cloud Talent Shortage Holding You Back?

It’s no secret that technology is now at the heart of every company. Technologies such as cloud computing aren’t just driving IT transformation, …

Amazon Web Services

Amazon Web Services, Inc.

Occupying continuous front page coverage, the WannaCry ransomware attack in May 2017 infected more than 230,000 computers in over 150 countries. With …

Amazon Web Services

Cramer unveils FANG's weakest link

With Amazon's stock down over 125 basis points from its high, CNBC's Jim Cramer couldn't help but wonder if the e-commerce giant was the most …

Amazon Web Services

NeuVector Takes Initial Stab at Securing VMware Container Environ

NeuVector demonstrated its container security was able to monitor and protect applications running in VMware‘s vSphere Integrated Container (VIC) …

Will Snap’s Bet on the Cloud Pay Off?

When Snap disclosed earlier this month that its server bills, on a per user basis, rose in the second quarter, it reignited a longstanding question …

Amazon Web Services

Cloud Computing Market Size, Share, Trends, Technology, Competitive Analysis and Forecast to 2025

Global Hybrid Cloud Computing Market Report 2017-2025 has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The …

Hybrid Clouds

Leaderboard - #Cloud Global Power 100 Influencer List - Week 33

Rank<p>Influencer<p>Power Score<p>1.<p>(1)<p>A highly respected online marketing consultant and social media influencer.<p>100<p>2.<p>(2)<p>CTO of Microsoft Azure, author of …

Social Media Marketing

Amazon’s TenMark introduces new writing curriculum to help teachers stoke student creativity

Amazon is diving deeper into the education market, with a new set of digital tools designed to help teachers mold their students into better writers …

Amazon

IDG Contributor Network: Why CIOs must bet on enterprise cloud to boost digital business

Cloud thought leader Joe McKendrick was right when three years ago, in his cloud computing's second act is all business, posted on Forbes, he …

Google to disclose technical details of Titan, its secure computer chip for cloud computing networks

Alphabet Inc’s <b>Google</b> this week will disclose technical details of its new Titan computer chip, an elaborate security feature for its cloud computing …

Amazon Web Services

AWS::DAX::Cluster - AWS CloudFormation

AvailabilityZones<p>The Availability Zones (AZs) in which the cluster nodes will be created. All nodes belonging to the cluster are placed in these …

Databases

Cisco to bring SDN to three major public cloud vendors

Cisco’s ACI to move beyond data centers to customers managing hybrid networks<p>Cisco recently announced it is devising a way to bring its …

Amazon Web Services

Google to out its Titan kill-switch protecting its cloud infrastructure

It's really a lot more exciting than it sounds

Amazon Web Services

New capabilities for diagnostic settings

Today we are introducing two new capabilities in Azure Monitor for routing your Azure resource diagnostic logs and metrics to storage accounts, Event …

Microsoft Azure

CrashPlan is Ditching Consumers: Time to Move Your Photo Backups

If you use the popular CrashPlan for Home as your cloud photo backup service, here’s some bad news: you’re going to have to start paying more or move …

Photography

Amazon EC2 G3 Instances Now Available in Asia Pacific (Japan), Asia Pacific (Sydney), Asia Pacific (Singapore), and EU (Frankfurt) Regions

In addition to the new regions announced today, Amazon EC2 G3 Instances are available in US East (Ohio), US East (N. Virginia), US West (Oregon), US …

Amazon Web Services