Posts Tagged ‘Cloud computing’
The acquisition of Nexus expands the Johannesburg, South Africa-based Dimension Data’s ICT operations in the U.S. by 40 percent, mostly in the west and south.
Ongoing concerns about privacy and security — and a resulting softness in the market for domestic data center services — isn’t keeping Microsoft and a host of other tech giants from making big bets in the nation’s heartland.
Birch Communications turned the acquisition and turnaround of distressed solution providers and regional telecom resellers into an art form that grew the company. Now, it’s taking on a healthy company, CBeyond, and rising to national prominence.
Greenpeace has been accused of missing the bigger picture after it mauled the eco-credentials of some of the leading cloud computing brands.
Cloud computing may be the marquee player in IT services, but when it comes to giving business leaders the cold sweats, security still steals the show, at least among the cloud’s newest arrivals.
IBM is offering partners incentives, profitability enhancements and support for its SoftLayer cloud computing services, as company earnings take a hit, sales of legacy profits suffer and cloud sales climb at a sluggish pace.
IBM and VMware are expanding their respective cloud offerings with the launch of cloud-based data backup, recovery and business continuity services, increasing the crowded service segment with two major — and potentially disruptive — players.
There’s a tacit concession In Ingram Micro’s new cloud strategy: This rising tide may not lift all boats, but for those in the right harbor at the right time, there’s a confident forecast of success.
Embattled cloud computing vendor Zenith Infotech is under orders to liquidate. and it’s not allow to return to the stock market to raise money. But India regulators are allowing the company to post bank guarantees, which could breathe new life into the debt-ridden company.
Microsoft is the first and so far only firm whose enterprise cloud services, have met the European Union’s rigorous privacy standards.