|Written by Raja Rao | Tuesday, 22 July 2014|
The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) recently announced the release of significant updates to two de facto industry standards, the Cloud Controls Matrix (CCM) Version v3.0.1 and the Consensus Assessments Initiative Questionnaire (CAIQ) v3.0.1.
|Written by Mandira | Saturday, 19 July 2014|
To ensure security, system and enable network administrators to analyze log data in an effective way, Alert Logic has announced the availability of Alert Logic Log Manager at AWS Marketplace. The recent announcement makes the entire suite of Alert Logic SaaS security solutions available via AWS Marketplace.
Whether to move to cloud or not is still a big decision to make for companies. Cloud adoption has its own merits and demerits. A good number of companies have adopted cloud and enjoying its benefits.
|Written by Raja Rao | Friday, 18 July 2014|
RightScale Inc., enterprise cloud portfolio management provider, announced RightScale Self-Service, a self-service portal that helps developers and other cloud users get instant access to cloud infrastructure.
|Written by Harpreet | Friday, 11 July 2014|
Amazon is now looking to actively compete with the likes of Dropbox and Box in the enterprise storage market. The company today announced the launch of its new service called Zocalo. At its heart, the service is a secure enterprise storage service. The service is available in a limited preview mode to select customers starting today.
|Written by Harpreet | Thursday, 10 July 2014|
Google today announced a partnership with cloud storage company Panzura along with a free storage option for developers. The company will offer 2TB of storage for free, valid for a full year. The move is expected to push the company’s cloud storage offerings even further as it looks to compete with the likes of Amazon, Microsoft, and others.
|Written by Mandira | Thursday, 10 July 2014|
IBM Bluemix is open to general availability for developers to help them create and deploy innovative solutions. This new open cloud development platform proves IBM’s commitment to create efficient and well-performing multitenant cloud services.
|Written by Raja Rao | Tuesday, 08 July 2014|
Databricks, the company founded by the creators of Apache Spark—the powerful open-source processing engine that provides blazingly fast and sophisticated analytics—announced the launch of Databricks Cloud, a cloud platform built around Apache Spark.
|Written by Harpreet | Monday, 07 July 2014|
Google is now looking to revamp its enterprise offerings with a new set of high profile employees and partnerships. At Google I/O, the company’s annual developer conference, we saw Google pitching the enterprise sector with a Drive for Work tool with better cloud based features, Android Work; the company’s mobile operating system tinkered for the enterprise.
|Written by Mandira | Monday, 07 July 2014|
Oracle, a tech giant known for its databases and middleware, is ready to introduce preconfigured, basic cloud infrastructure workloads, known as the Virtual Compute Appliances. It interacts with the Oracle VM Manager and the intra-rack interconnect technology to automate VM provisioning and configuration of the network that ties resources in the rack together.