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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Microsoft to build two data centres in Canada as it expands cloud services

Microsoft to build two data centres in Canada as it expands cloud services SHANE DINGMAN – TECHNOLOGY REPORTER  The Globe and Mail  Published Tuesday, Jun. 02 2015, 3:58 PM EDT  Last updated Tuesday, Jun. 02 2015, 5:16 PM EDT Microsoft Corp. will build two data centres in Canada as it expands its cloud computing services to government departments with “data sovereignty” requirements, the company announced Tuesday. According to Janet Kennedy,…

June 3, 2015
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Microsoft StorSimple Extends Cloud Support to AWS, OpenStack

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Microsoft StorSimple Extends Cloud Support to AWS, OpenStack By Kurt Mackie June 01, 2015 Microsoft recently issued an update to its StorSimple storage management product that extends support to other cloud storage service providers. Besides supporting Microsoft Azure for back end cloud storage, the StorSimple 8000 series now supports the use of “Amazon S3, Amazon S3 with RRS, and OpenStack-based clouds,” Microsoft said in its announcement last week of the…

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Real-Life Azure, Part 1: Setting Up the Environment

Real-Life Azure, Part 1: Setting Up the Environment In this first installment on moving to a hybrid cloud, our fictional company decides on the cloud provider and creates the infrastructure. By Paul Schnackenburg 05/22/2015 Public cloud brings a plethora of choices to IT departments; and often, too many options lead to indecisiveness. Looking at technology features is one thing, but really understanding how and why it would benefit your business is…

May 22, 2015
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Veeam expands family of free tools

Veeam expands family of free tools Posted by IT-Online on May 14, 2015 Veeam Software has announced two new solutions – Veeam FastSCP for Microsoft Azure and Veeam Management Pack (MP) v8 for Microsoft System Center – to help customers more easily adopt Microsoft’s hybrid cloud as part of their IT strategy. Both of these products are now available in Beta. Veeam FastSCP for Microsoft Azure, joins the Veeam family…

May 22, 2015
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Veeam Products Aid Azure Hybrid Cloud Adoption

Veeam Products Aid Azure Hybrid Cloud Adoption By Nathan Eddy  |  Posted 2015-05-06 Veeam announces FastSCP for Microsoft Azure and Management Pack v8 for Microsoft System Center. Data center availability specialist Veeam announced two products—FastSCP for Microsoft Azure and Management Pack (MP) v8 for Microsoft System Center—to help customers adopt Microsoft’s hybrid cloud as part of their IT strategy. FastSCP is designed to simplify and accelerate the use of a…

May 22, 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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Cloud Computig or Cloud Computing

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May 20, 2015

Cloud Computig or Cloud Computing    I am always being asked “What is Cloud Computig”?! Notice i misspelled “Computig”, google actually trends on the misspelled word, amazing. So here are some articles to help explain.   Why Cloud Computing Security Is No Longer An Oxymoron By Sue Poremba Cloud and security have long been two words that didn’t fit together in the tech world. In fact, for years, when mentioning “cloud security”…

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