Google aims to make Windows Server apps comfy on its cloud

Google aims to make Windows Server apps comfy on its cloud by Barb Darrow  @gigabarb July 14, 2015, 1:17 PM EDT Windows Server support is important if Google wants to attract more business workloads to its cloud. And it does. Google GOOG 2.66% on Tuesday followed through on promises to make Windows Server a first-class citizen on its not-otherwise-very-Windows-centric Google Compute Engine. Google Compute Engine, or GCE, already supported most…

July 16, 2015
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Like Google and Facebook, Twitter Designs Its Own Computer Servers

July 10, 2015

Like Google and Facebook, Twitter Designs Its Own Computer Servers  Post by WIRED Then One/WIRED Twitter is a reflection of Google. At least in one very big way. You just can’t see it.Yes, Twitter offers a social network that delivers an endless stream of mini-messages, while Google offers, well, all sorts of online services, from an internet search engine to an online email service to a digital map of the…

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Cloud storage Who is really winning this Race

Cloudscape
July 7, 2015

Cloud storage Who is really winning this Race Magic Quadrant for Public Cloud Storage Services.     The public cloud storage service market is evolving rapidly, with early signs of consolidation amid growing price competition that impact IT leaders. Gartner assesses the key cloud storage service providers on their execution prowess and strategic vision.    

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Google Cloud Source Repositories going after GitHub!

Github Social Coding
July 7, 2015

Google Cloud Source Repositories going after GitHub If you work with code every day, you’re likely used to GitHub—a place to store code with all the revision history you ever need. Now, though, Google has its own take on the service, open as a beta release for you to use for free. VentureBeat has unearthed the new service, which is called Cloud Source Repositories. Sitting on Google’s Cloud Platform, it…

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Veeam Cloud Connect – Modern Data Center

Veeam Cloud Connect – Modern Data Center   Get your backups off site without the cost and complexity of managing an offsite infrastructure. Veeam® Cloud Connect provides a fully integrated, fast and secure way to backup and restore from the cloud. Simply choose a Veeam service provider and point your backups to their hosted backup repository—offsite backup has never been so easy!   Mastering the “3-2-1 rule” The “3-2-1 rule”…

June 25, 2015
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It’s time to move from a disk-to-tape to a disk-to-cloud backup strategy

Deduplication Storage
June 24, 2015

It’s time to move from a disk-to-tape to a disk-to-cloud backup strategy   There has always been a golden rule of backup “The 3-2-1 rule” simple backup strategy: Three copies of your data, in two different formats, with one of those copies offsite. These three copies ensures redundancy   Many companies moved away from tape as primary backup to hard disk, using tape as a secondary. But cloud backups are…

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Google for Work vs. Microsoft Office 365

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June 23, 2015

Google for Work vs. Microsoft Office 365: A comparison of cloud tools   Credit: Shutterstock While Google for Work and Microsoft Office 365 offer many similar services, choosing between the two can be a significant challenge for CIOs. This comparison eases that burden. CIOs and IT managers have many choices when it comes to cloud-based productivity tools for email, documents, calendar and file-sharing. The first two options that come to…

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Next Google Nexus coming from Huawei

Huawei
June 19, 2015

Next Google Nexus coming from Huawei Huawei is building a Nexus phone for Google, a Huawei employee has confirmed it. It’s looking more and more likely that Huawei will be the next Google hardware partner to build a Nexus phone: An unnamed Huawei representative confirmed it to IB Times UK on Wednesday. Last month, Android Police reported that Google will offer two Nexus handsets this year, which would be a…

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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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