Cloud Computing

IBM in the cloud: Inside the tech giant’s quest to stand out against Amazon, Microsoft and Google

LAS VEGAS — IBM CEO Ginni Rometty seemed this week to be the living embodiment of what could be the company’s new mission statement: work with …

IBM

Trends Every IT Architect Needs to Know to Get Ahead in 2017

The start of 2017 has come and gone. Many things have changed, while some things remain the same. A perfect case in point is the mounting pressure …

Big Data

Move Over JSON – Policy Summaries Make Understanding IAM Policies Easier | AWS Security Blog

Today, we added policy summaries to the IAM console, making it easier for you to understand the permissions in your AWS Identity and Access …

Amazon Web Services

IBM and Red Hat Partner on Hybrid Cloud and OpenStack Adoption

And a primer on how to evaluate these kinds of announcements.<p>IBM and Red Hat just announced a "strategic collaboration designed to help enterprises …

Hybrid Clouds

Webinar: How to Use AWS for Disaster Recovery and Close your DR Datacenter

Maintaining physical Disaster Recovery (DR) datacenters grows more cost-prohibitive each year. By moving your DR data center to the AWS cloud, you …

Amazon Web Services

IBM Tells Customers That 'Cloud Native' Is The Future

LAS VEGAS—IBM is going native—cloud native that is—and is telling its customers that cloud native is in their future too.<p>Such a statement might cause …

IBM

AWS IAM Policies in a Nutshell

"Sid" (optional) - an ID for each of the individual statements. Optional and isn't even exposed in the IAM API, so we won't do cover this.*<p>"Effect" - …

Amazon Web Services

AWS Lambda Nods to Node.js Devs with Version Upgrade

Amazon Web Services Inc. (AWS), with a formidable head start in the serverless computing arena among major cloud providers, is continuing to court …

JavaScript

Forget the File System: The Future of Scalable Cloud Storage Will Be Objects

Traditional approaches to enterprise-scale storage are falling short. Organizations are just amassing too much data to maintain traditional …

DevOps

Logicalis chief technologist defines the new ideology of hybrid IT

<b>T</b>he next BriefingsDirect thought leader interview explores how digital disruption demands that businesses develop a new ideology of <i>hybrid IT</i>.<p>We’ll …

Big Data

Primed: Are investors too optimistic about Amazon?

PrimedAre investors too optimistic about Amazon?<p>They think Amazon is going to grow faster, longer and bigger than almost any firm in history<p>From the …

Amazon

DevOps Firm Specializing in AWS Gets Bought by Cloud Services Provider

Details of the acquisition of Stelligent by Hosting weren't immediately available.<p>DevOps is taking a more central role than ever in the era of public …

Amazon Web Services

Avere scoops up $14m to expand hybrid cloud offering, adds Google as investor

Cloud storage provider uses predictive logic to boost performance.<p>A flexible cloud offering is the main focus for Pittsburgh-based Avere Systems, …

Hybrid Clouds

Introducing GeekWire’s Cloud Tech Summit, a technical conference about the future of computing

Is your head full of ideas and questions about containers, microservices, serverless architectures, machine learning and APIs? Or do you just want to …

Automation

Intel's Data Center Monopoly Is Coming to an End

After years of no competition and outrageous margins, Chipzilla faces three distinct threats to its data center empire.<p><b>Intel</b> (NASDAQ:INTC) has …

Investing

Gartner Reprint

Magic Quadrant for IT Project and Portfolio Management Software Applications, Worldwide<p><b>Published:</b> 24 May 2016 <b>ID:</b> G00278792<p>Analyst(s):<p>Summary<p>A "messy" …

Gartner Inc.

Cloud SQL for PostgreSQL: Managed PostgreSQL for your mobile and geospatial applications in Google Cloud

article<p>en_US<p>https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/03/Cloud-SQL-for-PostgreSQL-managed-PostgreSQL-for-your-mobile-and-geospatial-applications-in-Go …

Databases

AWS Lambda Function for SES to DynamoDB

I use the Amazon Simple Notification Service (Amazon SNS) to receive notifications about bounces, complaints, and deliveries for email sent through …

Amazon Web Services

Inclusion of Cloud Amplifying Entrepreneurship

The business scenario is in constant evolution, empowering customers to access unlimited information at the behest of the omnipotent internet. The …

Innovation

Internet of Things: A Primer for Product Managers

This post is by Daniel Elizalde, Founder of TechProductManagement<p><i>The Internet of Things will require a new breed of Product Manager—one who can</i> …

Internet of Things

RingCentral Office Embraces Chatbots, AI in New Release

Cloud communications provider RingCentral announced on Thursday the latest version of RingCentral Office, its unified communications-as-a-service …

Collaboration

Alibaba: A Silent Yet Strong Player of Cloud Computing

The clashes amongst AWS, Microsoft, and Google are going on to cover the broad market by offering cutting-edge and reliable could services. These are …

Three reasons businesses are still afraid of the cloud

Every business can derive significant benefit from the cloud. Why, then, do so many businesses fail to do so – even with the help of …

Business Planning

Ultra-low energy consumption building project to start

Chinese real estate developer Jinmao Green Building Technology Co Ltd announced on Wednesday it will this year begin construction on its passive …

Construction

Orchestration Engine Treats Cloud As Code

It was great speaking with Rathinasabapathy (a.k.a., Saba), co-founder and CTO of CloudEnablers about their CoreStack product.<p>CloudEnablers is a …

DevOps

AWS Lambda Introduces Access Control Enhancements

You can now also set resource-based policies for the following Lambda APIs: CreateEventSourceMapping, UpdateEventSourceMapping, …

Amazon Web Services

The rise of the ODMs: Should the branded hardware suppliers be worried?

The big computer hardware suppliers have ruled the hardware roost for many a year. So assured was their hold on enterprise IT budgets, there was even …

Amazon Web Services

Transforming digital continuity: Enhancing IT resilience through cloud computing

Cloud security and assuranceWhitepaper<p>In 2016 Microsoft partnered with Estonia to understand the role commercial cloud providers can play in giving a …

Ahead in the Cloud

Immedion, Integral Solutions Group, Net3, and Servosity are among the Upstate companies reaching new heights in cloud services<p>Nearly every business …

Upstate South Carolina

Avaya South Africa’s Danny Drew on the cloud, mobile and data

<i>media update’s</i> Adam Wakefield spoke to Drew about what Avaya does and how they're helping business move forward.<p>Avaya’s business is to help their …

South Africa