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Cloud computing is the availability of computer system resources in the form of storage, databases, networking, software and analytics over the internet. Cloud services help companies to lower their operating costs and scale a business as requirements change. Well known companies that deliver a wide range of cloud services are cloud providers like Amazon, Google and Microsoft. In this category you find our news articles about Cloud and Cloud Hosting.

CloudBolt Releases Cloud Management Platform Version 9.3

Enterprise cloud management platform provider, CloudBolt Software, has announced the general availability of CloudBolt 9.3.

Network Intelligence Platform Kentik Raises $23.5M in Growth Funding

Kentik, a network intelligence platform provider delivering its services to digital enterprises and service providers, has announced $23.5 million in growth funding led by Vistara Capital Partners.

OnApp Unveils Self-service Portal for Creating Your Own Hybrid Cloud Platform

OnApp has launched Cloud.net, a new self-service portal that offers an easy way for service providers and enterprise IT departments to create the public and private cloud infrastructure they need.

Alibaba Cloud Announces Partnership with Xiamen University Malaysia

Alibaba Cloud has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Xiamen University Malaysia (XMUM) to enhance the education and skills of the cloud computing staff and students through the Alibaba Cloud Academic Empowerment Program (AAEP).

StorPool, ITGix Partner to Deliver Managed OpenStack and Kubernetes Deployments

StorPool and ITGix have stepped into a partnership meant to deliver “high-performance, scalable, and reliable” on-premise deployments with OpenStack and Kubernetes.

Ireland-based Openet and Tech Mahindra Announce Global Strategic Partnership

Tech Mahindra, a global provider of digital transformation, consulting and business reengineering services and Openet, a provider of digital BSS solutions, have announced a global strategic partnership to enable “digital transformation” for customers globally.

Rackspace Awarded Multicloud Services Contract by Texas DIR

Global cloud hosting provider Rackspace has been awarded a contract by the Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) to provide multicloud solutions to support the state’s overall IT modernization effort.

Cloud Provider DigitalOcean Valued at $1.15 Billion, Plans to Go Public

DigitalOcean, a global cloud infrastructure provider headquartered in New York City with data centers located worldwide, has raised $50 million in new funding from its existing investors.

Megaport Deploys SDN Cloud On-Ramp in EdgeConneX Warsaw Data Center

Global Network as a Service (NaaS) provider Megaport has deployed its elastic cloud connectivity fabric at the EdgeConneX data center in Warsaw, Poland.

RStor Opens Sales Office in Japan

RStor, a Cisco-backed provider of cloud services across any multicloud environment, has opened a new sales office in Tokyo, Japan, and has appointed veteran technology executive Stuart Folo as vice president of Asia Pacific.

Gartner: Global IT Spending to Decline 8% in 2020, Public Cloud Grows 19%

The coronavirus pandemic and effects of the global economic recession are causing CIOs to prioritize spending on technology and services that are deemed “mission-critical” over initiatives aimed at growth or transformation, according to the latest forecast by Gartner.