Chicago Start-Up Company Moves to The Cloud Ahead of Television Debut

Chicago Start-Up Company Moves to The Cloud Ahead of Television Debut Jun 8, 2015 – (Newswire) A new start-up company debuting on The Steve Harvey Show on June 9th decided to move to the AWS cloud after getting the IT help of West Hartford, CT based IT consulting firm, VIAcode Consulting LLC. Alexis Reiff, Founder, CEO, and recipient of the 2014 Product of the Year award for her innovative Heel…

June 9, 2015
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CIOs tend to over-think cloud adoption: Ex-Dow Jones CIO

CIOs tend to over-think cloud adoption: Ex-Dow Jones CIO By Edwin YappJun 02, 2015 ‘Analysis-paralysis’ trap exists; don’t over-think it, just try it CIOs to be more customer-oriented in a cloud-enabled world – See more at: https://www.digitalnewsasia.com/business/cios-tend-to-over-think-cloud-adoption-ex-dow-jones-cio#sthash.M3ULIIY3.42OGyvaB.dpuf IT’S not every day you meet a senior IT executive who’s roaring to get into cloud computing, but for Stephen Orban, head of enterprise strategy at Amazon Web Services (AWS), adopting cloud computing…

June 3, 2015
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Amazon AWS vs Google Cloud Platform vs Microsoft Azure: Best for You?

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May 22, 2015

Amazon AWS vs Google Cloud Platform vs Microsoft Azure: Which Public Cloud Is Best for You? By Neeraj M on May 22, 2015 Amazon Web Services (AWS) is the titan of public cloud services, but Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform are getting more competitive every day. According to Goldman Sach, spendings on Cloud Computing will grow at a 30% CAGR between 2013 and 2018 compared with 5% growth of…

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Microsoft, Amazon Solidify ‘Leader’ Positions in IaaS Market Report

Microsoft, Amazon Solidify ‘Leader’ Positions in IaaS Market Report By Jeffrey Schwartz May 21, 2015 Research firm Gartner Inc. has singled out Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure as the two runaway leaders in the Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) space. In its most recent Magic Quadrant report released this week, Gartner identified AWS and Azure as the only “leaders” in its IaaS classification of cloud providers. Close followers,…

May 22, 2015
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Google Compute Engine pricing drops again

Google Compute Engine pricing drops again Kristin Knapp Google has introduced a new instance type and reduced the costs of its IaaS cloud instances by up to 30%, putting new pressure on rival AWS. Google is again taking aim at Amazon Web Services in the on-going cloud provider pricing war, revealing across-the-board cost reductions to its Google Compute Engine platform. In addition to the price reductions — which come roughly…

May 21, 2015
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Public cloud? Two vendors float on high, says Gartner

AWS leads, but Microsoft still a clear second 19 May 2015 at 15:56, Tim Anderson Gartner’s latest report on Cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) places just two vendors in the coveted top right “Leaders” segment of its “Magic Quadrant” chart. The research and analyst firm presented the report at its Infrastructure, Operations and Data Center Summit in Sydney yesterday. Those two are Amazon Web Services (AWS), which comes top…

May 20, 2015
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Alibaba, Amazon, Microsoft main players in cloud market

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May 20, 2015

Alibaba, Amazon, Microsoft main players in cloud market: columnist ) Aliyun’s headquarters in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, January 2013. (Photo/CFP) Amazon, Microsoft and Alibaba are set to become the three leaders in the global cloud computing market, according to Chinese columnist Liu Kuang. Alibaba’s Aliyun cloud division recently set up operations in Silicon Valley in California and in Dubai, while rival cloud computing services, Amazon Web Services and Microsoft’s Azure, are…

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Google takes on Amazon and Microsoft

Google takes on Amazon and Microsoft with second cloud price cuts in 12 month Moore’s Law is really working out for them By Chris Merriman GOOGLE HAS CONTINUED its commitment to Moore’s Law-linked pricing, with another round of price cuts for its cloud services, as well as introducing a new class of virtual machine. Last year, the company slashed prices, explaining that it would continue to pass the savings on to…

May 20, 2015
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This is Google’s plan to compete with Amazon

Google Trusts Cloud Computing More Than Firewalls
May 19, 2015

by Tricia Duryee on May 18, 2015 at 9:42 am Photo credit: Thomas Hawk via Flickr. Google is close to launching “buy” buttons to enable customers to pay and check-out for products without ever having to leave the search engine, according to The Wall Street Journal. The move will allow the search engine to compete more rigorously with Amazon and eBay, especially when it comes to being a shopper’s first stop on mobile…

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Netsuite launches Android app

By Brian Karlovsky | Monday, May 18, 2015 – 10:21 Cloud ERP provider NetSuite has launched an end-to-end Cloud business management mobile app for smartphones running Android. NetSuite for Android gives users a unified cloud ERP, CRM and e-commerce functionality to quickly boost remote productivity anytime. The app allows executives and their staff to quickly and easily manage time and expenses, approve sales and purchase orders, create and manage records,…

May 18, 2015
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