Category: Public Cloud

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Why Parler’s revival on public cloud is complicated and unlikely

January 12, 2021

Via: ZDnet

Now that Amazon Web Services has shut down Parler, will the social network rebuild elsewhere? Parler CEO John Matze says Parler will be back with “many competing for our business.” Don’t bet on it. There appears to be no major […]

Deployment Models, Private Cloud, Public Cloud

In public and private markets, cloud earnings and valuations heat up

December 11, 2020

Via: Tech Crunch

This quarter, strong earnings results from public cloud companies were overshadowed by a seemingly endless IPO cycle. Another moment we somewhat missed over the last few weeks was the stock market pushing the value of public cloud companies to all-time […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud nabs $7.7M seed to remove barriers between public clouds

November 25, 2020

Via: Tech Crunch

When you launch an application in the public cloud, you usually put everything on one provider, but what if you could choose the components based on cost and technology and have your database one place and your storage another? That’s […]

Deployment Models, Global Cloud, Private Cloud, Public Cloud

Microsoft ‘Aquila’: System Center Operations Manager in the cloud

November 4, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Microsoft is gearing up to make System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) available in its cloud. That project, codenamed “Aquila,” according to several contacts of mine, should be entering private preview in the relatively near future. SCOM is Microsoft’s on-premises solution […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

The alliances between public cloud and EHR providers will totally upend your digital transformation Plans

October 21, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Microsoft announced a new strategic alliance with Epic Systems that will bring providers using Epic an integrated Teams experience within their electronic health record (EHR) clinical workflows. In a Forrester-HIMSS (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society) April-May survey of health […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Yotascale raises a $13M Series B to help companies track and manage their cloud spends

October 12, 2020

Via: Tech Crunch

These days when you found a startup, you don’t go out and buy a rack of servers. And you don’t build an in-house datacenter team. Instead, you farm out your infrastructure needs to the major cloud platforms, namely Amazon AWS, […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Best cloud storage services: From Google Drive to Dropbox, the top options for business

October 9, 2020

Via: ZDnet

These days, when so many of us are working from home, having reliable cloud storage is more important than ever. It all started in 2007, when Drew Houston, Dropbox’s CEO, got sick and tired of losing his USB drive. So, […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

A Beginner’s Guide to Azure File Storage

October 8, 2020

Via: CompareTheCloud

Azure File Storage (AFS) enables you to store and manage file directories in the cloud, and access your data via Server Message Block (SMB). You can use AFS to share files across multiple machines, and distribute storage with automatic, local […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

NSW government sets public cloud as default standard for agencies

October 2, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Adopting public cloud will now be the default for all government state agencies under a new principle that has been introduced by the New South Wales government under its new cloud strategy. Under the new principle, Minister for Customer Service […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Google Cloud Buckets Exposed in Rampant Misconfiguration

September 22, 2020

Via: Threat Post

Six percent of all Google Cloud buckets are misconfigured and left open to the public internet, for anyone to access their contents. In a survey of 2,064 Google Cloud buckets by Comparitech, 131 of them were found to be vulnerable […]