Category: Service Models

Cloud clients, Infrastructure as a service (IaaS), Service Models

IBM and SAP: Extending a partnership built on trust

June 6, 2018

Via: Thoughts on Cloud

When I talk to enterprises about their digital business strategy, it’s clear that there can be no one-size-fits-all approach to cloud. Companies have a broad spectrum of needs and want the flexibility to run their workloads across any platform without […]

Cloud Computing Issues, Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

BMC retools its service management offerings for AI, cloud era

June 5, 2018

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

Many if not most large enterprises run hybrid computing environments and are looking for management software flexible enough to run in and manage assets across private and public clouds. Against this backdrop, BMC has rebuilt its venerable IT service-management product […]

Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

SAP Integrates more than 150 Enterprise Cloud Applications

June 5, 2018

Via: Cloud Tweaks

DENVER and ORLANDO, Fla., June 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — At the SAPPHIRE NOW 2018 conference this week, SAP launched SAP Cloud Platform Open Connectors, a purpose built API integration platform leveraging the Cloud Elements catalog of feature-rich connectors to […]

Infrastructure as a service (IaaS), Service Models

Here’s Who Made Gartner’s 2018 Magic Quadrant For Cloud IaaS

June 1, 2018

Via: CRN

Only The Hyper-Scalers Remain Last year’s Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud infrastructure-as-a-Service was chock full of cloud providers. The 2017 report even picked up a few companies from the previous year, seeming to suggest the trend of market consolidation in […]

Platform as a service (PaaS), Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

Oracle Buys

May 16, 2018

Via: Cloud Tweaks

ADDS LEADING DATA SCIENCE PLATFORM TO THE ORACLE CLOUD, ENABLING CUSTOMERS TO FULLY UTILIZE MACHINE LEARNING Oracle today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire, whose platform centralizes data science tools, projects and infrastructure in a fully-governed […]

Cloud clients, Platform as a service (PaaS), Service Models

Oracle Delivers Next Set of Autonomous Cloud Platform Services

May 7, 2018

Via: Cloud Tweaks

EXPANDS SCOPE OF AUTONOMOUS CAPABILITIES WITH BUILT-IN AI AND MACHINE LEARNING IN ITS APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT, INTEGRATION, AND ANALYTICS SERVICES As part of its pledge to extend autonomous capabilities across its entire Cloud Platform, Oracle today announced the availability of Oracle […]

Platform as a service (PaaS), Service Models

Pivotal IPO Signals Cloud Foundry Opportunity

April 25, 2018

Via: Talkin' Cloud

Despite a selloff in technology shares, Pivotal Software’s IPO late last week couldn’t have come at a better time for proponents of Cloud Foundry, the platform-as-a-service (PaaS) technology and ecosystem the company seeded by contributing its base IP to the […]

Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

SaaS Adoption: Before You Sign on the Dotted Line

April 19, 2018

Via: Cloud Expo

The purpose of this article is draw attention to key SaaS services that are commonly overlooked during contact signing that are essential to ensuring they meet the expectations and requirements of the organization and provide guidance and recommendations for process […]

Platform as a service (PaaS), Service Models

Docker Releases Enterprise Edition 2.0

April 17, 2018

Via: CRN

Docker released a major update to its container management platform Tuesday that introduces functionality to better support large enterprises building and deploying applications across diverse and distributed environments. Docker Enterprise Edition 2.0 extends the container pioneer’s strengths around operational efficiency […]

Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

Demystifying the cloud for CFOs

March 29, 2018

Via: CompareTheCloud

In the beginning, the IT department was cloud’s natural early adopter. There was initial resistance due to security concerns and the apparent risks to job roles – but the advantages of cost and scalability made the business case for PAYG […]