Cloud Hosting

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.

Mirantis Announces Bring-Your-Own-Distribution Support for Kubernetes

At KubeCon Europe last week, open source cloud platform provider Mirantis has announced Mirantis Enterprise Support for Kubernetes, a ‘Bring-Your-Own-Distro’ (BYOD) support offering for brownfield Kubernetes implementations.

Infocyte Unveils Agentless AWS Cloud Workload Protection Platform

Austin, Texas-based Infocyte, a pioneer in proactive threat detection and instant incident response (IR), has announced the availability of Infocyte HUNT Cloud for Amazon Web Services (AWS).

File Services Company CTERA Awarded Cloud Services Contract with State of Texas

CTERA has been awarded a statewide IT contract to deliver edge-to-cloud file services through the Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR).

Riverbed Unveils Solution to Accelerate Performance of SaaS Applications

Riverbed has launched a new solution Riverbed SaaS Accelerator, and allows companies to directly measure, monitor and accelerate the performance of SaaS-based enterprise apps.

File Storage Company WekaIO Raises $31.7M in Series C Funding

WekaIO has closed $31.7 million in a Series C funding round fueled by existing investors and new strategic investors from the storage industry, including Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE).

Latest Release NetApp ONTAP 9.6 Comes With Expanded NVMe/FC Ecosystem

Hybrid cloud data solutions vendor NetApp has brought to the market their new midrange, end-to-end NVMe AFF A320 (NVMe over Fibre Channel) storage system to help businesses maximize the value of their data.

eCloudvalley Obtains AWS Partner Status for China

eCloudvalley China has obtained the status of AWS Premier Consulting Partner for China in the Amazon Web Services (AWS Cloud) Partner Network (APN). This would make eCloudvalley a premier consulting partner for both AWS Global and AWS China.

Higher Bandwidth Hosted Connections for CoreSite’s AWS Direct Connect

Data center and interconnection solutions provider CoreSite has announced the availability of ‘Hosted Connections’ with 1, 2, 5, or 10 Gbps of capacity for Amazon Web Services (AWS) Direct Connect and are available through CoreSite’s Open Cloud Exchange.

Fujitsu Integrated System PRIMEFLEX for Microsoft Azure Stack Now Available in US and Europe

Fujitsu will start selling its Integrated System PRIMEFLEX for Microsoft Azure Stack in the US and Europe. Further expansion across the globe is expected in stages at a later date.

Former INAP Executive Joins Cloud Hosting Company Infinitely Virtual

Cloud hosting pioneer Infinitely Virtual has named longtime IT executive Scott McDonald Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Mr. McDonald, who joins Infinitely Virtual from Internap (INAP), will be based in the Greater Boston area.

Cloud Hosting Company Linode Opens 10th Data Center, in Toronto

Linode, a cloud hosting provider delivering its cloud servers to over 800,000 developers worldwide, has expanded its cloud footprint in North America with the launch of a new data center in Toronto, Canada.

Getronics Adds AWS Capabilities Through Partnership with HeleCloud

Global ICT services provider Getronics has signed a partnership with HeleCloud, an AWS Consulting and Managed Services partner for UK and EMEA, to augment Getronics’ existing portfolio of services by enabling their delivery on AWS.

Canadian Cloud Provider VEXXHOST Introduces Kubernetes Enablement

VEXXHOST, a Canadian cloud computing provider offering OpenStack powered public cloud, private cloud and consulting to customers from over 150 different countries, has added Kubernetes Enablement to its product portfolio.

Data Center Firm Cologix Launches SDN Connectivity Platform

Colocation data center provider Cologix has announced the launch of their new Software-Defined Networking (SDN) connectivity platform, Cologix Access Marketplace.