|Written by Harpreet | Monday, 28 July 2014|
Amazon’s business model is centered on two main things — low prices and winning the customer’s trust. The company has been playing the pricing war for a long time now. Things get tricky when you have a number of competitors, all eyeing the same set of prospective customers.
|Written by Mandira | Friday, 25 July 2014|
In order to solve advanced computation problems, IBM is expanding its high performance computing (HPC), as part of technical computing, and making it more accessible through the cloud for clients grappling with big data and other computationally intensive activities. In recent years, the cloud environment has played a major role in running High-Performance Computing (HPC) applications computationally intensive and data intensive in nature.
|Written by Raja Rao | Friday, 25 July 2014|
Big Switch Networks introduces its flagship product, Big Cloud Fabric, taking another step in the company’s commitment to bring hyperscale networking technologies to a broader audience.
|Written by Harpreet | Thursday, 24 July 2014|
Dropbox doesn’t want to be left behind in the race for the enterprise market in cloud storage wars. After recent moves by Amazon and Box, it’s now Dropbox’s turn to grab some attention. The company announced fresh updates to its Dropbox for Business plan that will allow users to make folders as view-only as well as make secure sharing links using passwords.
|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.