Google Cloud Platform

A Cloud Guru uses Lambda and API Gateway to build serverless company

Serverless computing offers the opportunity to build and run web, Internet of Things and mobile applications without virtual or physical servers at a …

Cloud Computing

How Microsoft Azure is gaining on Amazon's cloud juggernaut

Amazon's (AMZN) maintains a sizeable lead in cloud computing, but Microsoft (MSFT) Azure is fast gaining ground.<p>Azure should grow at 70% to 80% in …


GTA creator shows off new cloud gaming engine with a VR sci-fi demo (update)

Cloudgine has created a demo called They Came From Space to show off the quality of its cloud-gaming engine, which it designed to take advantage of cloud computing and produce massive physics-based simulations.<p>The game and technology are the latest creation from Dave Jones, the president of …

Unreal Engine

Cloud computing decision guide: Breaking down 7 top solutions for healthcare

To help with your planning, this Healthcare IT News Cloud Computing Buyers guide looks at the top four IaaS providers, Amazon, Microsoft, Google and …

Cloud Computing

Kyvos 4.0 establishes breakthrough levels of scale and performance

Kyvos Insights, a big data analytics company, today announced the immediate availability of Kyvos 4.0, a new, groundbreaking version of the massively …

Big Data

AWS Wants More Influence Over Container Standards

As the largest public cloud service in use, Amazon Web Services (AWS) is clearly home to more containers than just about anywhere else in IT. But AWS …

Cloud Computing

AWS still 'cheetah in the room' despite Google, Microsoft gaining speed, say analysts

Note to Amazon Web Services Inc.’s cloud competitors: To win customers from AWS, stop worrying about AWS. Just listen to customers. That’s how AWS …

Machine Learning

Global Cloud Computing Market 2017- Amazon Web Services, Aliyun, Microsoft Azure, IBM and Google Cloud Platform

The research report on Global Cloud Computing Market provides the up-to-date market trends, the present market scenario, and the market forecast …

Amazon Web Services

Making Multi-Cloud Environments Less Painful

A number of customer questions on multi-cloud applications and evaluating cloud platforms inspired us to explore the automation, configuration, and …


Technology Short Take #85

11 Aug 2017 · Filed in Information<p>Welcome to Technology Short Take #85! This is my irregularly-published collection of links and articles from around …

VMware Fusion

Google launches site to showcase readiness for Europe’s data rules

Google Inc. wants to let its customers and partners know what it’s doing about the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation, which is due …

General Data Protection Regulation

Cloud drives Q2 growth for Google, Amazon, and Microsoft

<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence Apps and Platforms Briefing subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.</i><p>Alphabet, Amazon, and Microsoft continued to lean on cloud computing as the primary driver of revenue growth in Q2 2017. While Alphabet's revenue grew 20% …

Cloud Computing

3 open source projects that make Kubernetes easier

Clearly, Kubernetes is an elegant solution to an important problem. Kubernetes allows us to run containerized applications at scale without drowning …


Google slashes pricing on cloud SSDs by up to 63%

This week Google announced a significant price cut to its pricing on storage in Google Cloud Platform, giving customers access to high-speed SSDs for up to 63% less than previous prices.<p>Google’s Local SSD storage is designed to be used for tasks that require high performance, such as data analysis. …

Best hybrid cloud vendors: Microsoft vs IBM vs VMware vs AWS

The vast majority of analyst research points to the future of cloud computing being a hybrid one.Public cloud will exist, private cloud will exist, …

Hybrid Clouds

Amazon Joins Google, Goldman Sachs, and Twitter in This Cloud Foundation

Amazon Web Services, the world's largest public cloud provider, just joined the Cloud Native Computing Foundation, a group that already includes the …

Goldman Sachs

Five habits for a successful mobile-first business

A ton of work is going to get done in a mobile format, and all of those files and projects need to be available in a secure format to your team. …

Office 365

Demystifying container vs VM-based security: Security in plaintext

By Jianing Guo, Product Manager Containerized workloads have gained in popularity over the past few years for enterprises and startups al...

Cloud Computing

One Identity Debuts Safeguard 2.0 for Privileged Account Security

New features in One Identity's hardware platform include privileged session management and support for Amazon Web Services.

Enterprise Tech

Google Cloud Machine Learning Engine: The smart person's guide

In 2016, Google gave businesses the ability to build machine learning models using its cloud platform. TechRepublic's comprehensive guide explains …

Machine Learning

5 Big Takeaways From the Onslaught of Tech Earnings Reports

Though some stragglers such as Alibaba Group Holdings (BABA) , Priceline Group Inc. (PCLN) and Snap Inc. (SNAP) remain, the lion's share of tech …

Tech Industry

Announcing two New Heptio Open Source Projects: Heptio Ark and Heptio Sonobuoy

Heptio is committed to making Kubernetes easier to use in production. Today we are pleased to introduce two new open source projects, designed to …


Apptio Faces Vast Opportunities And Challenges

Apptio faces vast opportunities in this new world of cloud and hybrid computing environments<p>Faces competition from existing, low-cost tracking tools …


Heptio debuts two open-source tools for protecting Kubernetes clusters

Heptio Inc. exited stealth mode late last year with $8.5 million in funding to commercialize Kubernetes, the popular open-source framework for …

Cloud Computing

Synergy research emphasises gulf between higher and lower ends of cloud provider market

Research data for the second quarter highlights the significant and growing hold the big cloud firms have on the off-premise infrastructure services …

Business Technology

*aaS Backwards: Services as a Platform

Semantics. You can’t get away from them.Any good argument worth having is full of nuance, articulated largely through differences in definitions. …


Google Cloud Platform’s ZYNC Render Now Supports Autodesk 3ds Max

Google to showcase technology preview of V-Ray GPU for Autodesk Maya on ZYNC Render and more at SIGGRAPH 2017.

3DS Max

Google, Intel, and Twitter Talk Node.js

<b>Google, Intel, and Twitter Talk Node.js — User Perspectives on Mobile, Containers, Cloud & Why They Contribute to the Project</b>Interested in better …


How cloud-training startup A Cloud Guru raised $8.7 million by focusing on the “fundamentals”

Melbourne-founded on-demand cloud training software A Cloud Guru has raised $US7 million ($8.7 million) in Series A funding, which it says it will …


Rackspace wants to make AWS migrations "point and click"

Hosting provider deepens public cloud partnership.

Cloud Computing