Tag: cloud vendors

Deployment Models, Others

More and more businesses are going all-in on multicloud

February 13, 2023

Via: TechRadar

Businesses are becoming more inclined to choose multiple cloud vendors over opting for just one, new research has claimed. A survey from Oracle found 98% of enterprises use – or plan to use – multicloud. Two-thirds (67%) of the respondents […]

Cloud Security

Leading Cloud Security Vendors: Categories of Solutions

October 11, 2022

Via: Cloud Tweaks

The cloud has become a vital part of many businesses, large and small. The promise of increased efficiency and agility has drawn organizations to the cloud, but with this move comes new security risks. With so many cloud security vendors […]

Global Cloud

The two things customers want from cloud vendors

February 20, 2020

Via: CIO

While many enterprise customers like their cloud products, there are often some general rumblings of frustration with their vendors. Regardless of how long they have been doing business together, the size of the organization or the size of their cloud […]

Cloud Clients

Cloud Access Security Broker Netskope Raises $100M

August 29, 2017

Via: Talkin' Cloud

Cloud access security broker (CASB) Netskope has closed a $100 million funding round to bring its enterprise cloud security platform to more businesses, the company announced Tuesday. The oversubscribed Series E round was led by existing investors Lightspeed Venture Partners […]

Global Cloud

Oracle Continues Innovation and Expansion of Cloud Security Offerings

June 22, 2017

Via: Cloud Tweaks

Building on the positive response to its Identity-based Security Operation Center (SOC) cloud services, Oracle today announced a series of developments that enhance the portfolio’s sophisticated machine learning, artificial intelligence and contextual awareness technologies. This includes introducing the new Adaptive […]

Cloud Clients

Rackspace Acquires Managed Cloud Firm TriCore Solutions

May 26, 2017

Via: Talkin' Cloud

Rackspace has reached a deal to acquire consulting and managed cloud services company TriCore Solutions, adding its enterprise application management expertise and support, according to a Thursday announcement. Financial details of the deal, which is expected to close in June, were not disclosed. […]

Cloud Clients

Emerging Vendors 2017: Cloud Startups You Need To Know

May 25, 2017

Via: CRN

In a space where shattering the status quo is the status quo, it takes a lot to stand out as a cloud startup in 2017. But with businesses of all sizes continuing to move more and more of their IT […]

Cloud Clients

What to do when the cloud eats your hardware vendor

March 31, 2017

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

In the first quarter of 2016 Amazon reported that revenue for its Web Services division grew 64% from the same period a year earlier. reported a 33% increase in revenues compared to a year earlier. Meanwhile, global storage revenues […]

Service Models

Enterprise Software Vendors Embrace New Licensing Models to Complement Cloud

March 20, 2017

Via: Talkin' Cloud

Forty-three percent of software vendors now receive half or more of their revenue from the perpetual license model of enterprise software vending, according to a report from Flexera Software. The report Software Licensing 2016: Seismic Shifts – Shaky Foundations, released […]

Cloud Clients

Oracle is gunning for AWS with new infrastructure offering

November 23, 2016

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

Larry Ellison has a message for Amazon Web Services: Oracle is going to give Amazon a run for its money in the cloud market. “Amazon’s lead is over,” he said during his keynote address at the OpenWorld conference in San […]

Cloud Clients

U.S. cloud vendors adjust to Snowden effect, Privacy Shield

November 22, 2016

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

When whistleblower Edward Snowden shocked the world in 2013 by revealing that the NSA was allegedly siphoning data from U.S. internet companies, pundits proclaimed that winter was coming for American cloud vendors in Europe. Evidence now suggests those fears may […]

Cloud Clients

10 Emerging Cloud Vendors You Need To Know About

November 18, 2016

Via: CRN

Businesses and organizations continue to move more of their IT processes to cloud-based systems. While that’s certainly boosting the fortunes of major IT vendors like Amazon Web Services, Microsoft, Google and Oracle, it’s also creating opportunities for startups offering technology […]

Cloud Clients

Google Cloud Joins Amazon, IBM in Serving Blockchain Clients

September 26, 2016

Via: Data Center Knowledge

Google’s cloud services will be used to test blockchain technologies for banks, an area where IBM, Microsoft and Amazon have been courting clients for the past year. Royal Bank of Scotland Group has employed Google servers in a trial of […]

Cloud Clients

Following in Edison’s footsteps: Collaboration, innovation and the cloud

June 30, 2016

Via: CompareTheCloud

In our digital age this fact holds true: innovation is the result of a collective effort; of enterprise-wide collaboration based on a full understanding of goals and context. The more easily a business can collaborate, the more likely it is […]

Global Cloud

Top 5 storage vendors shows massive shift to the cloud

June 29, 2016

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

There’s a changing of the guard afoot in the storage industry, and it’s getting cloudy. Each quarter 451 Research Group surveys it members in its Voice of the Enterprise series. Late last year, the company’s research revealed a dramatic reshaping […]

Cloud Clients

Bitnami’s growth an indicator of continuing cloud dominance

June 27, 2016

Via: The Diversity Blog

Bitnami builds marketplaces that allow cloud vendors to offer the end-user application on top of their clouds. Bitnami is an application store for open source applications — for end users, what this means is that on the cloud platforms that […]

Global Cloud

Hyperscale Cloud May Push Use of No-Name Servers

June 16, 2016

Via: Talkin' Cloud

Recent Gartner data showed that traditional hardware vendors shipped fewer servers year-over-year in Q1 2016, while growing in market share. Chinese manufacturers Huawei and Inspur had less market share overall, but increased server shipments from Q1 2015 to Q1 2016 […]