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Tune into Nutanix's Cloud Shack of vids for a rewarding experience – top info, free gear and a chance to win .NEXT tix

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/08/22/nutanix_cloud_shack/

2 days ago

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Red Hat Launches OpenShift Service Mesh for hybrid cloud developers

https://www.zdnet.com/article/red-hat-launches-openshift-service-mesh-for-hybrid-cloud-developers/

2 days ago

To coordinate applications and services in Kubernetes-based hybrid clouds, you need a service mesh network, and Red Hat has blended together several technologies to provide one.

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VMware Cloud on AWS gains workloads, but challenges remain

https://www.zdnet.com/article/vmware-cloud-on-aws-gains-workloads-but-challenges-remain/

2 days ago

According to a survey by Faction, VMware Cloud on AWS is popular as a way to extend data centers, but there are usage and migration challenges.

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Oracle wants to remove barriers to the cloud with Microsoft partnership

https://www.zdnet.com/article/oracle-wants-to-remove-barriers-to-the-cloud-with-microsoft-partnership/

3 days ago

In a bid to make it easier for companies to adopt a hybrid approach to their workloads.

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Water goes back to the cloud with WaterNSW transformation

https://www.zdnet.com/video/water-goes-back-to-the-cloud-with-waternsw-transformation/

4 days ago

The 'three cloud strategy' will see WaterNSW adopt Microsoft Azure, Dynamics 365, and Office 365.

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Reliance Jio and Microsoft sign 10-year cloud agreement

https://www.zdnet.com/video/reliance-jio-and-microsoft-sign-10-year-cloud-agreement/

4 days ago

Jio plans to deploy Microsoft Azure in its data centres, connectivity infrastructure, and use it to develop cloud-based business solutions.

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A Greater Bank experience with core banking in the cloud

https://www.zdnet.com/article/a-greater-bank-experience-with-core-banking-in-the-cloud/

6 days ago

The customer-owned bank and mutual financial institution has shifted its core banking to the cloud with Data Action.

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VMware And Pivotal: What Would A Merger Mean For The Cloud Foundry/Kubernetes Debate

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/vmware-and-pivotal-what-would-a-merger-mean-for-the-cloud-foundry-kubernetes-debate

7 days ago

by Joseph Tsidulko A leading Pivotal and VMware partner sees potential to bring closer together the competing platforms, and to expand market reach for both Pivotal Cloud Foundry and the Pivotal Container Service (PKS) joint project with VMware

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Yorkshire public sector procurement body YPO opens £400m framework for data centres, cloud hosting and security

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/08/16/yorkshire_public_sector_procurement_body_ypo_opens_400m_framework/

a week ago

But how much will go to AWS?

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VMware's proposed Pivotal acquisition shows Cloud Foundry's strength

https://www.zdnet.com/article/vmwares-proposed-pivotal-acquisition-shows-cloud-foundrys-strength/

a week ago

Not so long ago there were fears that Cloud Foundry and other Platform-as-a-Service programs were on their way out. VMware's proposed purchase of Pivotal shows there's a dance in the old PaaS yet.

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Fancy a career exposing cloud data leaks? Great news, companies are still largely clueless

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/08/16/cloud_security_sucks/

a week ago

Unit 42 crew tours the cloud security hellscape, finds admins have learned nothing

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Apple sued for not disclosing that 'iCloud storage' relies on third-party cloud services

https://www.zdnet.com/article/apple-sued-for-not-disclosing-that-icloud-storage-relies-on-aws-azure-google/

a week ago

Two iCloud users have filed a complaint, charging they paid the "Apple premium" for cloud storage under the presumption that Apple would store their data on its own servers.

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Cloud data migration worries? Microsoft and Informatica have a plan

https://www.zdnet.com/video/microsoft-and-informatica-make-coordinated-data-warehouse-migration-move/

a week ago

Data gravity and cloud war victory are intricately tied, and Microsoft's on the offense. In a tie-up with Informatica, Redmond's going after customers of on-premises data warehouse appliances. Read more: https://zd.net/2TtnWgr

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Alibaba Cloud sales up 66% in Q1, hits $4.5 billion annual revenue run rate

https://www.zdnet.com/article/alibaba-cloud-sales-up-66-in-q1-hits-4-5-billion-annual-revenue-run-rate/

a week ago

Alibaba Cloud turned in another strong quarter as the e-commerce giant showed no slowdown.

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Google employees protest: 'Don't bid for border control cloud contract'

https://www.zdnet.com/article/google-employees-protest-dont-bid-for-border-control-cloud-contract/

a week ago

Google workers are demanding the company doesn't bid for an immigration contract, even though it already supplies the agency with cloud services.

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Virtual Instruments Acquires Metricly, Expanding Public Cloud Reach

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/virtual-instruments-acquires-metricly-expanding-public-cloud-reach

a week ago

by Joseph Tsidulko The infrastructure and workload management vendor, a player in the emerging AIOps category, looks to become a full-fledged hybrid solution with the deal for a public cloud monitoring specialist

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Australia gets Oracle's 'Gen 2 Cloud' with new Sydney region

https://www.zdnet.com/video/australia-gets-oracles-gen-2-cloud-with-new-sydney-region/

a week ago

A second region is pencilled in for Melbourne in early 2020.

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Edge computing: Will it replace or enhance the cloud?

https://www.zdnet.com/video/edge-computing-will-it-replace-or-enhance-the-cloud/

a week ago

Suppose thousands of small data centers you could fit in the back of a truck could replace massive, hyperscale cloud data centers? They’d be closer to customers, less costly to cool and maintain, and faster to deliver services to enterprises. What’s the catch? Take your pick, because there are several. Scott Fulton talks with Karen Roby about the prospects and the pitfalls at the very edge of the computing landscape. Read more: https://zd.net/302L2NF

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Pentagon $10bn JEDI cloud contract: We're probing for misconduct, says defense watchdog

https://www.zdnet.com/article/pentagon-10bn-jedi-cloud-contract-were-probing-for-misconduct-says-defense-watchdog/

a week ago

A decision on the Department of Defense's JEDI contract is a year late, with another investigation now underway.

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Microsoft Wins 10-Year Cloud Services Deal With Indian Telecom Jio

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/microsoft-wins-10-year-cloud-services-deal-with-indian-telecom-jio

2 weeks ago

by Donna Goodison Our ambition is to help millions of organizations across India thrive and grow in this era of rapid technological change, says Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella. Together, we will offer comprehensive technology solutions -- from compute and storage, to connectivity and productivity -- to SMBs everywhere in the country.

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