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6 Trends Shaping IT Cloud Strategies Today (CIO)

Hyperconverge your private cloud: While more Forrester clients are citing security as a reason to shift to public cloud services not every CIO wants to accept risks associated with... More

AWS to Build NewData Center for US Government (Data Economy)

Amazon’s cloud business arm AWS has announced it will expand its data centre footprint to better serve Washington DC and the overall US Government IT needs. Barr said: “Governm... More

IBM Brings Identity-as-a-Service to Hybrid Cloud Environments (HITS)

IBM today announced a new service, delivered via the IBM Cloud, designed for managing how employees gain access to their preferred business applications. IBM Cloud Identity Connec... More

Microsoft Azure to be Exclusive Cloud Partner for BankChain (Times of India)

BankChain, a platform for banks in India to explore, build, and implement blockchain solutions, has selected Microsoft Azure as their exclusive cloud partner. As part of this partn... More

Lloyds Bank Signs Cloud Mega Deal with IBM (CBR)

IBM is said to have signed a huge 10-year cloud outsourcing deal with Lloyds Bank. As part of the deal Lloyds Bank will send 1,500 staff and contractors to IBM, according to an int... More

Box’s Cloud Content Management Vision Showing Results (TechCrunch)

For years, Box has been seen by many in the press, analyst and investor communities as a storage product and nothing more, which given its roots, was an understandable misperceptio... More

Avanade Announces New Microsoft Azure Stack Solution (HITS)

Avanade has revealed the upcoming availability of a complete Microsoft Azure Stack solution from a single provider. This fully managed solution will offer an Azure-consistent exper... More

Amazon Web Services’ Swami Sivasubramanian on the Future of AI in the Cloud (GeekWire)

Sivasubramanian: "We are entering a golden age of AI and machine learning. We believe AI will revolutionize almost all aspects of technology – making it easier to do things that ... More

Oracle Brings Machine Learning to its CASB Service (Dark Reading)

Oracle and other companies are integrating new technologies into their cloud access security broker (CASB) offerings to ratchet up security. Database giant Oracle today announce... More

Oracle to Expand Cloud Reach with Tencent Alliance (SCMP)

Oracle Corp, the world’s largest seller of enterprise software, may look to its partnership with Tencent Holdings to distribute its NetSuite portfolio of online business applicat... More

Avanade CEO: The Cloud Enables a World of Opportunity for Enterprises (CRN)

New applications, new capabilities, and better data – those are just a few of the reasons Avanade's top execs said should be top of mind as companies are moving their business pr... More

IBM Inks $700m Bombardier Cloud Deal (Data Economy)

Bombardier has signed a long-term partnership agreement with IBM to support the global integration of Information Technology services across Bombardier Transportation and the compa... More

Microsoft to Open Africa Data Centers to Seek Edge in Cloud Push (Bloomberg)

Microsoft Corp. will offer cloud-computing services from data centers in Africa for the first time, seeking an edge over rivals in targeting local customers. The software maker ... More

Why IT Needs Effective Monitoring for Cloud Applications (ComputerWeekly)

Amazon Web Services recommends that IT departments should collect monitoring data from all parts of the AWS technology stack used in their application so that a multi-point failure... More

Azure Cosmos DB is Microsoft’s New Database for Globally-Distributed Applications (TNW)

At Microsoft’s Build Conference in Seattle, the company launched Azure Cosmos DB – a brand new schemaless database system designed for large, globally-distributed, data-intensi... More

Oracle Cloud Platform Adds New Levels of Performance, Availability, and Access for Oracle Database Applications (HITS)

Oracle announced major enhancements that make it easier for organizations to move enterprise database applications to the cloud. Oracle now offers Oracle Real Application Clusters ... More

Adobe, Pluralsight Empower Digital Marketing Professionals to Master Adobe Experience Cloud (HITS)

Pluralsight announced a new partnership with Adobe to provide digital marketing professionals with the technology learning tools they need to maximize their Adobe Experience Cloud ... More

Michael Dell: Public Cloud ‘Boomerang Effect’ Underway (Channelnomics)

Public cloud customers are currently having second thoughts on prioritizing public cloud over a hybrid cloud environment, according to Michael Dell, CEO and chairman of Dell Techno... More

Cloud Technology for HR: How Big Companies can Benefit (Information Age)

From web-based email to social media, most of us use it on a daily basis without a second thought. At the same time, more and more companies are actively seeking cloud-based soluti... More

Oracle Signs Major Cloud Deal with AT&T (HITS)

Oracle today announced that AT&T signed an agreement to move thousands of its large scale internal databases to Oracle's Cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and Platform as a ... More

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