List/Grid Tag Archives: data centers

IBM to Pump $1.2B in Cloud Computing Center Network

IBM to Pump $1.2B in Cloud Computing Center Network

IBM will spend $1.2 billion to build a global network of cloud computing centers in an initiative aimed at expanding the company’s geographical footprint, CruxialCIO reported Friday. Antone Gonsalves writes… Read more »

DDN, Hyve Form Web-Scale Cloud Storage Partnership; Jean-Luc Chatelain Comments

DDN, Hyve Form Web-Scale Cloud Storage Partnership; Jean-Luc Chatelain Comments

DataDirect Networks and Hyve Solutions have partnered to offer an integrated storage infrastructure designed to manage web-scale applications and information in cloud data centers. DDN combined its object-storage software with… Read more »

QTS Unveils Public Sector Cloud IaaS Offering; Jim Reinhart Comments

QTS Unveils Public Sector Cloud IaaS Offering; Jim Reinhart Comments

QTS has rolled out an infrastructure-as-a-service offering intended to help U.S. government customers manage virtual data center workloads in the cloud. The QTS Federal Cloud suite is comprised of storage, networking… Read more »

IBM Research Team Develops Method for Green Cloud Computing

IBM Research Team Develops Method for Green Cloud Computing

A team of IBM computer scientists and Trinity College Dublin researchers have developed a set of algorithms intended to reduce data centers’ environmental impact by routing cloud computing tasks, VentureBeat reported Monday…. Read more »

HP Unveils Converged Data Center Infrastructure; Till Stimberg Comments

HP Unveils Converged Data Center Infrastructure; Till Stimberg Comments

Hewlett Packard has rolled out a new converged system designed to help enterprises manage data center applications and workloads, CXOtoday reported Monday. The publication reports that the HP infrastructure features… Read more »

Cloud Info Security Firm Opts For IBM SoftLayer Email; Tim Harvey Comments

Cloud Info Security Firm Opts For IBM SoftLayer Email; Tim Harvey Comments

An IBM subsidiary has been selected to provide its cloud computing email and email protection product suite to cloud-based information security and messaging product maker SilverSky. SilverSky’s security services will… Read more »

IBM Receives Cloud Data Center Analytics Patent; Yu Deng Comments

IBM Receives Cloud Data Center Analytics Patent; Yu Deng Comments

IBM has obtained a U.S. patent for a method designed to analyze resource allocation in data centers and automate cloud computing services based upon customer needs. The patent, titled “Cloud… Read more »

Level 3 Unveils Enterprise Data Center, Cloud Connection Tool; Paul Savill Comments

Level 3 Unveils Enterprise Data Center, Cloud Connection Tool; Paul Savill Comments

Level 3 has introduced a new tool that works to help enterprises directly connect to data centers and cloud computing applications via a direct network link. Cloud Connect Solutions works… Read more »

NCR to Offer Managed Cloud Services for European Clients; Klaus Giljohann Comments

NCR to Offer Managed Cloud Services for European Clients; Klaus Giljohann Comments

NCR Corp. has begun offering colocation, managed hosting and cloud computing services from its data centers in Germany and the Netherlands. The company aims to manage operating systems, databases and networks… Read more »

IO Opens Asia-Pacific Headquarters; George Slessman Comments

IO Opens Asia-Pacific Headquarters; George Slessman Comments

IO has established a regional headquarters in Singapore to address increased demand for software-based data center infrastructure and services in the Asia-Pacific market. The new regional office will offer data… Read more »

Accenture, Oracle Partner to Help Data Centers Manage Resources; Marty Cole, Mark Hurd Comment

Accenture, Oracle Partner to Help Data Centers Manage Resources; Marty Cole, Mark Hurd Comment

Accenture and Oracle have formed a multi-year strategic alliance to help data centers deploy an infrastructure platform intended to address productivity, cost and performance issues. The partnership combines Accenture’s consulting… Read more »

EMC Unveils New Cloud Storage Hardware, Software; David Goulden Comments

EMC Unveils New Cloud Storage Hardware, Software; David Goulden Comments

EMC has developed new software and hardware products that aim to help customers secure and maintain virtual data in public and private clouds. The company held live broadcasting event to introduce… Read more »

IO, McLaren Form Data Center Partnership; Geoff McGrath Comments

IO, McLaren Form Data Center Partnership; Geoff McGrath Comments

Data center technology provider IO and McLaren Applied Technologies have partnered to help customers build data centers that work to promote energy efficiency and environmental sustainability. The partnership will work… Read more »

Iron Mountain Launches Data Center Services Portfolio; Mark Kidd Comments

Iron Mountain Launches Data Center Services Portfolio; Mark Kidd Comments

Iron Mountain has rolled out a suite of data center services for networking, asset disposition, tape handling and data migration for enterprise and government customers. The company is renting out… Read more »

Microsoft to Expand Cloud Computing Operations in Australia; Toby Bowers Comments

Microsoft to Expand Cloud Computing Operations in Australia; Toby Bowers Comments

Microsoft Corp. hopes to expand services for its Windows Azure cloud offering by opening data centers in the Australian states of New South Wales and Victoria, according to an Economic Times… Read more »

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