Cloud

Sony Demos PlayStation 5 Fast Load Times, Hints at Cloud Gaming Future (The Verge)

Sony isn’t holding its usual E3 press conference this year, but the company has been gradually revealing parts of its next-generation PlayStation console. The PlayStation 5 will ... More

Google Cloud Launches its Second Region in Japan (TechCrunch)

Google announced the launch of its Osaka region, its second cloud region in Japan and seventh in Asia Pacific. With this, the company now offers its users a total of twenty regions... More

Google Cloud’s Embrace of SAP Highlights Enterprise Ambitions (ZDNet)

Google Cloud and SAP are teaming up under an effort called Embrace to offer joint customers more best practices and reference architectures to migrate workloads as well as extensio... More

SAP Co-Founder Hasso Plattner Underscores Importance of HANA Cloud Offerings, Qualtrics Acquisition (Forbes)

Gerrit Kazmaier, senior vice president of SAP HANA and Analytics, joined Plattner on stage to discuss how SAP HANA Cloud Services aims to bring the power and performance of the SAP... More

Red Hat, Microsoft Make OpenShift an Azure Service (Channel Futures)

Red Hat and Microsoft are teaming up to offer a jointly managed Kubernetes solution to the Microsoft Azure cloud, a move that not only gives enterprises another avenue into hybrid ... More

Google’s Ulku Rowe on How innovative Financial Services Firms Approach the Cloud (Tearsheet)

Ulku Rowe, Google Cloud: "Cloud has something to offer regardless of the size of company or the stage it’s at. HSBC has been working with us as a strategic partner. They’re bre... More

Stepping Into the Cloud Requires New IT Security Tactics (IW)

As organizations chase advantages made possible through cloud transformation, it is possible they might tread in spaces their security protocols are not prepared for. Many executiv... More

UPS Plans Delivery Routes for 21M Packages on Google Cloud (CIO Dive)

UPS is using Google Cloud Platform to design routing software, which saves the shipping company up to $400 million annually, according to a blog post from Google Cloud CEO Thomas K... More

How Enterprises Can Find the Right Cloud Transformation Approach (Avanade Insights)

The option you select for your cloud transformation will depend on your organisation. Every enterprise has its own unique business priorities, urgent challenges and longer-term goa... More

VMware, Microsoft Partner on Azure Hybrid Cloud (DCK)

Dell, VMware, and Microsoft executives on Monday finally announced what has appeared inevitable for a couple of years now: VMware, a Dell subsidiary, is coming to Microsoft Azure t... More

Google Cloud is the Single-Largest Driver of Headcount Growth at Google (GeekWire)

The number of people working at Google surged 21 percent in the first quarter compared to the same period last year, and its Google Cloud division was the main factor. Google annou... More

What are the 5 Tiers of Storage for New Video Production Workflows? (Caringo Blog)

As your digital video workflows grow in scope, your underlying storage strategy must adapt. The days of buying one tier of storage for editing and one tier for archive are quickly ... More

AWS Wants a Bigger Share of Asia Following Hong Kong Launch (TechCrunch)

Amazon’s cloud computing unit is making further inroads into Asia after it opened a data center in Hong Kong this week, adding to the seven existing locations where it currently ... More

Cloud Security Architectures: Lifting the Fog From the Cloud (Security Boulevard)

The cloud has become a core component of modern enterprises, yet all of the security elements typically deployed in traditional, large enterprise networks, such as DLP, proxies, ac... More

Microsoft Hits $1T After Azure Surge (IT Pro)

Microsoft's cloud service Azure has grown 73% in the first quarter of 2019, helping the company to briefly hit a $1 trillion market cap for the first time. "Leading organisations o... More

Infosys Joins Huawei Cloud Partner Network (Telecompaper)

Infosys will join the Huawei Cloud Partner Network (HCPN) through a memorandum on strategic cooperation to help enterprise customers transition quickly to the digital cloud. The tw... More

How the Cloud Enables the Intelligent Enterprise (Digitalist)

Cloud computing has changed the world. It’s revolutionized the way we work, the way we do business, and how we interact with devices, services, and each other in our daily lives.... More

Microsoft Azure CTO Sees an AI World That Sounds a Bit Like Visual Basic (ZDNet)

Mark Russinovich, the chief technologist for Microsoft's Azure, reflects on bringing AI from cloud to edge, a process that in over time may look like a very big Visual Basic app.... More

Google Cloud Code Gives Kubernetes Development a Boost (InfoWorld)

Pre-release plug-ins for Visual Studio Code and IntelliJ promise to speed up the build, deploy, and debug cycle for cloud-native apps.... More

immixGroup Announces Exclusive Relationship with ORock Technologies (HITS)

immixGroup announced an agreement with ORock Technologies to distribute the ORock Technologies Federal Application Authorization Services solution to independent software vendors a... More