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If you're moving into the cloud, check your legacy management style at the door.
By Joab Jackson | 29 May, 2015 10:14
It started with a Tweet last week from Joshua McKenty: "OpenStack has lost its heart. Last summit I will attend."
By Brandon Butler | 29 May, 2015 02:08
Australian energy company Woodside Energy hopes to strike a gusher in its own backyard -- a gusher of information, that is.
By Joab Jackson | 28 May, 2015 06:39
As part of its push into specific industry verticals, Box is targeting the government sector, where agencies are particularly sensitive about the security of cloud software. On Wednesday, the company announced a significant customer win in this vertical: the U.S. Department of Justice.
By Katherine Noyes | 28 May, 2015 04:07
Suncorp Group's move to a cloud-driven "optimised platform" to underpin its operations is on track and will deliver a "sustainable competitive advantage well into the future", group CEO Patrick Snowball told an investor day event today.
By Rohan Pearce | 27 May, 2015 10:41
HP this week signed a definitive agreement to acquire ConteXtream, a provider of OpenDaylight-based SDNs for service providers.
By Jim Duffy | 27 May, 2015 05:25
A look ahead to this week's Big Google Thing in San Francisco on May 28 and 29.
By Jon Gold | 25 May, 2015 12:20
Financial services company IOOF has been through a half decade journey involving a major shift in its core superannuation system from a monolithic application to a microservices-based architecture.
By Rohan Pearce | 21 May, 2015 11:05
The Department of Communications' $18 million contract to adopt ASG's secure government cloud platform "further cements ASG’s foothold in the Federal Government market," the IT services provider said in a statement issued this morning
By Rohan Pearce | 21 May, 2015 09:46
Piston Cloud Computing was one of the darlings of the OpenStack movement. A founding father of the cloud computing project, it produced one of the first private cloud products based on the open source code.
By Brandon Butler | 21 May, 2015 05:50
Research firm Gartner's annual report card on the public IaaS Cloud computing market shows there is one clear leader Amazon Web Services and another clear challenger Microsoft Azure. And then there is everyone else.
By Brandon Butler | 21 May, 2015 04:39
Early this year, Dropbox released its cloud storage service on Windows phones and tablets, and on Tuesday the company followed up with a universal app that fleshes out the features for both types of devices.
By Katherine Noyes | 20 May, 2015 08:27
Egnyte has been vying with the likes of Dropbox and Box for some time already in the cloud-storage arena, but on Tuesday it jumped on board the "mobile-first" train with a newly revamped version of its enterprise-focused app suite that's aimed squarely at mobile business users.
By Katherine Noyes | 20 May, 2015 04:22
Cloud computing has become ubiquitous for many companies but keeping it secure can be a challenge. Cloud Security Alliance Asia Pacific executive council chairman Ken Low shared the alliance’s top nine threats to the cloud at a Trend Micro event in Sydney.
By Hamish Barwick | 19 May, 2015 15:34
The following report, is based on a global survey of 706 IT and security professionals conducted in the United States, Canada, Germany, United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand. The goal of the survey was to capture data on current attitudes and trends with mobile devices and IT security. This is the third survey on this topic and this report evaluates differences in responses to similar questions asked over the past two years.
Future Group, a major player in India’s retail sector, was looking to be more competitive wish faster time to market and better security. This case study outlines: •How they achieved solid security in the complex management of a huge number of desktops •Which benefits they received, the hardware and storage used as well as the applications delivered •Gave back control to the company, reducing IT costs and maximising end-user experience for all
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