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VMware Launches New NSX-T, vRealize To Boost Virtual Cloud Network

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/vmware-launches-new-nsx-t-vrealize-to-boost-virtual-cloud-network

23 hrs ago

by Mark Haranas This creates a terrific opportunity for our channel partners to provide higher level, consultative services for customers around, How do I consume IT? How do I manage my private cloud infrastructure to be as efficient and agile as the public cloud? says VMwares networking and security leader Tom Gillis.

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How Thomas Kurian’s ‘Quite Simple’ Strategy Is Transforming Google Cloud

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/how-thomas-kurian-s-quite-simple-strategy-is-transforming-google-cloud

23 hrs ago

by Donna Goodison Thomas Kurian has upped Googles cloud game with hot new technology, a razor-sharp vertical market focus and big partner investments.

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SAP hits back in Oracle cloud spat: I am rubber, you are glue, we have twice as many ERP installations as you

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/04/08/sap_oracle_cloud_spat/

24 hrs ago

Big words from co-CEO after Larry Ellison ribs vendor during earnings call

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SAP hits back in Oracle cloud spat: I am rubber, you are glue, we have twice as many ERP installations as you

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/04/08/sap_oracle_cloud/

24 hrs ago

Big words from co-CEO after Larry Ellison ribs vendor during earnings call

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Changing of the guard at Cloud Foundry: CTO made executive director, VMware veep becomes chairman of the board

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/04/08/cloud_foundry_new_exec_director_chairman/

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Focus to be 'evolving the technology to a Kubernetes-based platform'

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Cloud Foundry sees top leadership change

https://www.zdnet.com/article/cloud-foundry-sees-top-leadership-change/

2 days ago

Abby Kearns, the Cloud Foundry's executive director, is stepping down leaving the most popular Platform-as-a-Service clouds in the capable hands of its CTO Chip Childers.

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COLUMN: Google's Alpha Bet: Why Google Cloud Is The Real Deal

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/column-google-s-alpha-bet-why-google-cloud-is-the-real-deal

2 days ago

by Steven Burke CRN's Steve Burke says Thomas Kurian has brought order to what was a less-than-partner-friendly approach to the cloud market by Google Cloud.

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Ghacks Deals: AWS Cloud Essentials Course (90% off)

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/04/07/ghacks-deals-aws-cloud-essentials-course-90-off/

2 days ago

AWS Cloud Essentials Course is an introductory course for beginners who are getting started with Amazon AWS. The course focuses on introducing beginners to AWS and includes the following: Understand the terminology […]

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Bring 'em home: Repatriate cloud workloads, the HCI way

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/04/07/bring_cloud_workloads_home_hci/

2 days ago

Bridging the worlds of public and private

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New IBM CEO Arvind Krishna says hybrid cloud will be bigger than mainframes, services, middleware

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/04/07/arvind_krishna_becomes_ibm_ceo_letter_to_staff/

3 days ago

First day letter to staff calls for ‘maniacal focus’, OpenShift dominance and client love

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APAC firms should realise cloud not always cheaper

https://www.zdnet.com/article/apac-firms-should-realise-cloud-not-always-cheaper/

3 days ago

Businesses today still assume cloud always will be the cheaper option, overlooking the impact of fluctuating consumption and data flow, notes IBM's CTO for global tech services, who adds that governments looking to build their own private cloud over security concerns could consider public cloud as a viable alternative.

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Cloud players and research groups join the fight against COVID-19 with high-performance computing

https://www.zdnet.com/article/cloud-players-and-research-groups-join-the-fight-against-covid-19-with-high-performance-computing/

3 days ago

A unique public/private consortium organized by IBM and the Department of Energy is bringing high-performance computing to the COVID-19 fight.

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IBM names former Bank of America CTO as new head of Cloud business

https://www.zdnet.com/article/ibm-names-former-bank-of-america-cto-as-new-head-of-cloud-business/

3 days ago

Boville helped Bank of America collaborate with IBM on a public cloud for the financial services sector.

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Cabinet Office dangles £15m for help ditching its Single Operating Platform for cloud-based ERP system

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/04/03/uk_govenment_sop2saas/

6 days ago

Project 'SOP2SaaS'... it just rolls off the tongue

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IBM’s Coronavirus Strategy Is A Lesson In Cloud-Native Development

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/ibm-s-coronavirus-strategy-is-a-lesson-in-cloud-native-development

7 days ago

by Joseph Tsidulko Big Blues Cloud CTO tells CRN that having rearchitected its portfolio with Kubernetes has enabled the flexibility IBM now needs to seamlessly scale in-demand cloud services like video streaming, file sharing and supply chain management. Once the pandemic passes, enterprise customers can take those lessons to heart, and leverage Red Hat OpenShift to do the same.

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Google Cloud Engine outage caused by 'large backlog of queued mutations'

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/04/02/google_cloud_services_outage_caused/

7 days ago

Ad giant added memory to servers, restarted, watched things get worse ... is on top of things again now

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Does the US CLOUD Act hang darkly over your data privacy?

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/04/02/webcast_combat_threat_comply_gdpr/

a week ago

How to combat the threat and comply with GDPR

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Who you gonna call? Google Cloud Platform's beta Service Directory is like a phone book for microservice discovery

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/04/01/google_cloud_service_directory_beta/

a week ago

Playing catch-up with AWS and not that smart, but some advantages over DNS

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Amazon's Detective will help you investigate your cloud computing security mysteries

https://www.zdnet.com/article/amazons-detective-will-help-you-investigate-your-cloud-computing-security-mysteries/

a week ago

AWS is making the tool more widely available, to help security analysts find the root cause of cloud incidents a lot faster.

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Microsoft Corrects Misstatement Of 775 Percent Surge In Demand For Cloud Services Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/microsoft-corrects-misstatement-of-775-percent-surge-in-demand-for-cloud-services-amid-coronavirus-outbreak

a week ago

by Joseph Tsidulko The dramatic increase Microsoft reported Saturday was just for its Teams product, and just in Italy, the cloud giant made clear after incorrectly presenting those stats for its complete cloud portfolio in all regions enforcing shelter-in-place mandates.

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