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New Appointment at Allot Signals More Commitment to the Channel Woking, Surrey: 10th April 2014 - The appointment of channel veteran, Graeme Verroken, at Allot Communications has signalled renewed commitment to channel relationships in the UK. Verroken, Allot's new regional VP for sal...
Noel Wurst: Hello, this is Noel Wurst with Skytap, and I am speaking today with Wayne Ariola, who is the chief strategy officer at Parasoft. Wayne, how are you doing today? Wayne Ariola: Fantastic, thank you. Noel Wurst: So, I wanted to speak with Wayne because Wayne is helping orga...
Auto-scaling "Elastic Containers" elastically expand and contract as needed, enabling typical cloud users to cut their bill in half by only paying for the capacity they actually useLondon, 9th April 2014: Cloud server provider, ElasticHosts, today announced the launch of its new Elasti...
Nick Lippis, who writes the eponymously named Lippis Report, had a fascinating report on the differences between enterprise and service provider environments with respect to network virtualization. He observes, through a survey of the ONUG (Open Networking User Group) membership, t...
Tuesday 8 April, 2014 Rockley Photonics, a UK-based start-up focused on advanced silicon photonics for next generation data communication networks, has announced it has closed its Series A funding round following high levels of investor interest. The funds secured will be used...
In any space, there is a very small vocal minority. Most people lack the time, interest, or even confidence to say what they think in public. So we are left with a vocal few who drive the conversation. In networking, the vocal minority consists mainly of the vanguards for change. For t...
The CEOs of leading companies are already striving to create an agile business model -- one that responds quickly to competitive pressures and shifting market demands. Commercial agility often requires a corresponding accelerated business technology deployment. Meaning, the IT requirem...
Luxembourg, 4 April 2014 - Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I), the world's leading provider of satellite services, along with partners BT Group Plc (NYSE: BT), Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC), Sony (NYSE: SNY) and Newtec, will demonstrate the next iteration of a true 4K Ultra High Definition Television...
Interoute adds its first Asian IaaS location extending Europe's largest cloud platform to meet growing customer demandLondon, 4 April, 2014 - Interoute, owner operator of Europe's largest cloud services platform, has opened a new Interoute Virtual Data Centre (VDC) zone in Hong Kong. I...
Latest phase of network expansion brings high performance services to key enterprise hubs London - April 3, 2014 - SSE Telecoms - the UK's leading provider of network infrastructure and data centre services, and part of the SSE Group - today announced that an additional 30 points of pr...
Beaverton, Ore, USA 2 April 2014: The Dynamic Spectrum Alliance today announces the appointment of Prof. H Nwana as its Executive Director. This comes at an exciting time as the Dynamic Spectrum Alliance strengthens its engagement with regulators and government officials to promote the...
Data is dumb but we can't seem to get enough of it these days. An entire industry has evolved to make sense of the massive amounts of data being generated every day. Massive data collection by itself does not guarantee the context required to solve business and IT problems... If we are...
F5 believes applications are transforming business. Whether expressed through new business models, a need to deliver applications to market faster or to support the impact of new application architectures on IT, applications must also be the focus of data center infrastructures. Cisco ...
By Caleb Benedict, Research and GIS AnalystDuring the past decade GIS (Geospatial Information Systems) has grown from a term representing simple navigational devices and GPS handsets to something much more complex and useful. In the past ten years the GIS market has steadily grown in n...
Cognizant Mobility Expert Peter RogersMy friend and Cognizant colleague, the ever opinionated Peter Rogers, shares more of his insights into the world of IoT (Internet of Things), enterprise mobility, geekdom and how they really works under-the-covers.  By "they" I mean technology...
Extended support for HostBill/WHMCS and Flexiant's plugin technology drives innovation to arm service providers to competeWHD.global, Germany and London, UK - 1 April 2014 - Flexiant today announced significant adoption of Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator by service providers globally. With...
Maybe you’re new to the web hosting game. Maybe you are an old pro who is an active mod on Web Hosting Talk making sure us Cloud providers don’t run amuck on your forums. Or maybe you are a developer who needs a virtualized environment to test out and run new code. Whatever...
​If you follow Skytap here on our blog, or on Twitter, LinkedIn, or any of the other places we frequent, you more than likely saw a wealth of information related to our newly launched support for Skytap on Amazon Web Services.  But whether you got the news from the initial press r...
Businesses Can Break Through Main Barriers to Mac Adoption with Parallels Desktop for Mac Enterprise Edition and Parallels Mac Management Plug-In for Microsoft SCCM March 25, 2014 - Parallels® (http://www.parallels.com/enterprise), a global leader in cross-platform solutions, toda...
ISVs seeking to certify, embed or bundle Postgres Plus Advanced Server with their solutions will receive new pricing benefits and expanded engineering supportLondon, UK - March 25, 2014 - EnterpriseDB (EDB), the leading worldwide provider of enterprise-class Postgres products and Oracl...
When you think of Red Hat, you have to acknowledge its contribution to the Linux interface but now there is a new kid on the block whom Red Hat wants to befriend.  That is none other than the OpenStack which is seen in their new release of OpenStack-friendly release of the cloud S...
Looking for Cloud hosting solutions? Not sure what service you should use? Here at Solar VPS we know finding a great Cloud server hosting company can be a pain in the butt. With a good amount of services offering Cloud Computing solutions, how do you know which one is good for you? Wel...
Tuesday 25 March, 2014 Flexible, scalable, Open Source Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) used by organizations such as Zynga, Datapipe, and ISWest, among others, for creating, managing, and deploying public, private, and hybrid Cloud Computing environments Forest Hill, MD --25...
Klagenfurt, Austria, March 21, 2014 --(PR.com)-- High Performance Cloud Encoding bitmovin will be showing its bitcodin transcoding and streaming service with the highest performance in the market today, demonstrating the speed, quality and capabilities of massively scalable cloud-bas...
Otmoor villages set for world-class connectivity speed and reliability Oxfordshire, 20 March 2014 - Gigaclear, the ultrafast fibre optic broadband provider, has confirmed that Otmoor, Oxfordshire will be the next community to benefit from its world-class connectivity speed and reliabil...
A survey from the Vanson Bourne market research agency (with CA) late in 2013 indicated that 39% of those surveyed had adopted some form of DevOps and 27% were planning to do so in the near future. Despite this being such a hot topic in the IT sector, and with a high level of take-up, ...
In 2008, the size of the cloud computing industry was $46 Billion. That is more than the GDP of Costa Rica! Think it’s a lot? Ready to jump on the cloud security bandwagon? That was 2008! In 2014, the size of the cloud computing industry has more than tripled to $150 Billion – almost t...
Uber is doing their part to disrupt an industry that hasn’t seen much innovation in decades. And for cities whose public transportation is only moderately effective, the change cannot come fast enough. But what is Uber actually providing? And based on that, what are they competing for?...
Cranleigh, Surrey – +13 March 2014 – With the government’s “open source procurement” mandate already in place, where public sector organisations have to demonstrate that they have included open source choices within their...
Flexiant's Head of Research Projects, Craig Sheridan to present keynote on "Cloud Computing: The SME and Industry Perspective"Livingston and London, UK - 14 March 2014 - Flexiant will join more than 400 European Internet stakeholders at this year's Future Internet Assembly in Athens fr...
Are your applications moving to an elastic cloud infrastructure? The question is no longer if, but when – whether that is a public cloud, a private cloud, or a hybrid cloud. Classic computing capacity models clearly indicate that over-provisioning is essential to keep up with peak loa...
New Relic Furthers Trust in the Cloud for CloudSigma Customers' Critical Applications and WorkloadsZurich, Switzerland - March 12, 2014 - CloudSigma, a public cloud IaaS provider with advanced hybrid hosting solutions, today announced that it has partnered with software analytics compa...
#sdas #virtualization Scaling virtual infrastructure is one thing, managing it is another When virtualization first took off there was a fear - and it was a valid fear - of virtual sprawl. Virtual sprawl was the end result of spawning lots and lots of virtual machines and then essenti...
SAN FRANCISCO, California, March 11, 2014 - NBN Co and Coriant today announced the successful completion of a one Terabit per second (Tbps) super-channel transmission trial over a 1,066 km fibre optic ring in South East Queensland, Australia using Coriant's innovative FlexiGrid technol...
SAN FRANCISCO, California, March 11, 2014 - Coriant today announced the Coriant Dynamic Optical CloudTM, an end-to-end and highly programmable infrastructure solution that enables service providers to cost-effectively address a rapidly changing world of dynamic, virtualized, high-bandw...
Flexible, multi-terabit packet optical transport platform reduces OPEX/CAPEX and forms key building block for Coriant's Dynamic Optical CloudTM solutionSAN FRANCISCO, California, March 11, 2014 - Coriant today announced the availability of the mTera Universal Transport Platform, a powe...
Proponents of pure software infrastructures often point to rapid provisioning (like right now, push a button and blam! Instant scale) as one of the reasons to "go software." Superficially this is true. If your infrastructure is all software (or virtual, if you prefer) then when you nee...
Google’s pursuit of self-driving cars has been well documented over the years. The promise of fleets of self-driving vehicles that could potentially make driving safer while simultaneously shortening commute times makes it one of the most attractive futures technologies around. But whe...
Frisco, TX, March 04, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Tango Networks, a leading technology provider that enables enterprises to embrace the power of mobile collaboration with any mobile phone, today announced it will demonstrate its portfolio of Business Mobility Solutions at CompTel Plus in Las Ve...
By Bob GourleyNew Release of ViSX Performance Storage Appliance OS Boosts Tier 1 Applications and VDI Performance by up to 10X While Supporting Existing NAS and SAN Infrastructure Investments SAN DIEGO, Calif. – February 25, 2014 – Astute Networks™,Inc., the leading provider ofNetworke...