Cloud

SAP Analytics Cloud Features New Augmented Analytics, Collaborative Enterprise Planning Capabilities (SCN)

SAP announced enhancements to the SAP Analytics Cloud solution, including augmented analytics, business intelligence, enterprise planning workflows and data integration capabilitie... More

CIO Trends 2019: Multi-Cloud is Becoming the Norm (CIO)

As organizations become more familiar with a more digital way of doing business, many of them choose to work in a broader-based, more diverse IT landscape founded on a multi-cloud ... More

AWS CEO Andy Jassy Drills Down on Cloud Adoption, Amazon’s Culture (CRN)

'The senior leadership team has to have conviction that you’re going to make a move to the cloud because inertia is a very powerful thing, and it’s easy to block in the middle,... More

After 20 Years, Salesforce Keeps Rising Through the Cloud (SF Chronicle)

Co-founders reflect on going from tiny Telegraph Hill apartment to towering above San Francisco.... More

Let the Cloud Lift Your Tech Career (DXC Technology Blog)

When you write about the workplace of the future, it’s easy to focus on the jobs of the future — that is, jobs involving technologies, such as AI and blockchain, that have yet ... More

3 Trends That Define the Next Phase of Cloud Computing (Forbes)

Dilip Khandelwal, SAP HANA Cloud: In its second decade, cloud computing has become a mature and reliable technology, but we still have only scratched the surface of the cloud’s f... More

Report: Cloud Economy Supports 2.15M Jobs and Counting (CIO Dive)

The U.S. cloud economy has tripled over the last 15 years, and in 2017 contributed $214 billion to GDP and supported 2.15 million jobs, according to a report released this week. It... More

Cloud Computing Contributed $214B to U.S. GDP in 2017 (NextGov)

The U.S. cloud economy has grown three-fold since the early 2000s and added some $214 billion in value to the U.S. gross domestic product in 2017, according to a report released Tu... More

These Three Trends Define the Next Phase of Cloud Computing (Digitalist)

In its second decade, cloud computing has become a mature and reliable technology, but we still have only scratched the surface of the cloud’s full potential as an enabler of dig... More

Akamai Introduces Edge Platform Enhancements (HITS)

Akamai has announced enhancements to its Intelligent Edge Platform, designed to help businesses accelerate their cloud migration strategy. The new features protect content, apps, a... More

Kayo Sports Selects AWS for Vast Majority of its Cloud Infrastructure (HITS)

Amazon Web Services announced Kayo Sports, Australia’s new dedicated multi-sport streaming service, has selected AWS to facilitate reliable, scalable, and personalized live strea... More

Teradici Adds Support for Open-Source Hypervisor Technology to Deliver More Flexibility Within Cloud Access Software (HITS)

As the use of cloud technology and virtual machines gains traction across a wide range of organizations from media to enterprise to government, it has become clear that no single a... More

Amazon Web Services CEO: We’re a $30B Revenue Run Rate Business in the ‘Early Stages’ (CNBC)

Amazon's cloud services business has been growing exponentially, but the company still has a long way to go, the division's CEO Andy Jassy told CNBC's Jim Cramer on Thursday. With ... More

Microsoft Exec: Additional Cloud, AI Opportunities Await (HITS)

Microsoft continues to see additional opportunities from the cloud and artificial intelligence (AI), according to Dave O’Hara, CFO of Cloud and Enterprise, Office, Dynamics, AI a... More

IBM Brings Watson AI to the Private Cloud (Forbes)

IBM enabled Watson AI to run across the enterprise data centers and mainstream public cloud platforms. Branded as Watson Anywhere, the flagship data and analytics platform that was... More

Western Digital, Veeam Streamline Data Backup, Recovery for Scale-Out Hybrid Cloud Environments (HITS)

Western Digital has announced that its ActiveScale object storage system supports Veeam Cloud Tier, a feature of the new Veeam Availability Suite 9.5 Update 4. The ActiveScale syst... More

HCL Technologies Collaborates with IBM to Improve Hybrid Cloud Offering (Data Economy)

IBM will be rubbing shoulders with HCL Technologies with the aim of improving the companies hybrid cloud journeys. HCL Technologies has announced it will be re-platforming services... More

Google Cloud Chief is Going Big on Salespeople (Fortune)

Expect Google to hire a lot more salespeople for its cloud computing unit. That’s according to Google’s new head of its cloud computing business Thomas Kurian, who spoke Tuesda... More

AWS Debuts Five New EC2 Bare Metal Instances (ZDNet)

Amazon Web Services is expanding its Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) with the addition of five new bare metal instances. The cloud giant said the new instances are meant to serve workl... More

The Top Five Upcoming Cloud Developments (DXC Technology Blog)

1. Hybrid Cloud Takes Off. For the longest time, the hybrid cloud didn’t really go much of anywhere. That’s because it wasn’t easy to integrate private and public clouds. The... More