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Amazon Web services simplifies private cloud configuration, adds SQL server

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has made it possible to connect to its Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) service using static routing, while also allowing enterprises to run...

Amazon Web Services allows users to sell reserved instances

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has announced an online marketplace where users of its cloud computing services can sell their reserved server instances to other...

High-performance computing is the latest 'it' thing in the cloud

Startup ProfitBricks leverages InfiniBand technology to compete with the growing crop of cloud providers offering powerful cloud-based machines.

Salesforce will launch Dropbbox competitor is planning to roll out a rival to the popular file-sharing and online storage service, as well as an identity management tool. deepens integration with has broadened its integration with, now tying into its Service Cloud customer-service software, the company announced Tuesday.

Citrix invests in platform-as-a-service company CumuLogic

Citrix Systems has invested in PaaS (platform-as-a-service) startup CumuLogic, as it sees enterprises embrace new types of applications specifically designed to...

What to consider before mobilizing your workforce

As technology lets workers be connected to their files, data and clients at anytime from anywhere, they're expected to get more done.

HP turnaround tough but on target, CEO says

Analysis: Windows 8, servers, and cloud services accompany a restructuring that Whitman says will put HP back on track.

SAP unveils HANA-powered performance management apps in the cloud

SAP on Monday is set to unveil a line of cloud-based EPM (enterprise performance management) applications that run on top of its HANA in-memory database...

Epicor goes upmarket with cloud ERP, targets SAP, NetSuite

Epicor is ready to make a bigger play in cloud-based ERP (enterprise resource planning) software, with its offering now available to midsized manufacturers, the...

Cloud subscriptions shoot for the moon

IHS estimates that personal cloud storage subscriptions have increased from 300 million last year to 500 million this year, and they're expected to hit 625 million next year.


Google setting up data center in Chile

Google is setting up a data center in Chile to ensure that its users across Latin America have fast and reliable access to its services.

French sovereign wealth fund invests in two local cloud-computing providers

The French government is so keen to encourage the development of cloud computing infrastructure in France that it is investing in two competing home-grown cloud...

12 hot cloud companies worth watching

Look beyond big names like Amazon and Google, and you'll find an entire ecosystem of intriguing, early-stage business services.

Qubes OS 1.0 isolates programs inside virtual machines for increased security

The first stable version of Qubes OS, an open source desktop operating system designed to provide a greater level of security by isolating programs inside...