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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.

Connectria Unveils Carbon-Neutral ‘Green Cloud’ in North America and EU

Connectria, a global provider of managed cloud services and cloud hosting, has launched a Carbon-Neutral ‘Green Cloud’ in both North America and the European Union (EU). 

IBM Power Systems Certified for SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud

IBM Power Systems has been certified for the SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud as a critical infrastructure platform provider for large SAP HANA systems, aiming to simplify the IT infrastructure for the managed, private cloud environment.

Survey: Security Concerns Restrict Adoption of Public Cloud by IT Professionals

A global survey commissioned by Barracuda and conducted by independent market researcher Vanson Bourne indicated that security is the top concern restricting faster public cloud adoption.

Oracle Cloud Applications Achieves FedRAMP Moderate Authorization

Oracle today announced that Oracle Cloud Applications has achieved FedRAMP Moderate Authorization. FedRAMP is a government-wide program that provides a standardized approach to security assessment, authorization, and continuous monitoring for cloud products and services.

Cloud Data Management Pioneer Model9 Secures $9M in Funding

Model9, a pioneer of cloud data management for mainframes, has raised $9 million in Series A funding - to accelerate market adoption of its “groundbreaking” data management and business intelligence solutions.

Jelastic Lightweight Private PaaS Now Offered Through DigitalOcean

Jelastic PaaS Lite Edition is now available for automatic installation on top of DigitalOcean’s cloud hosting infrastructure. This turnkey solution includes a wide set of tools and functionality that can be used by IT departments for management of cloud-native and legacy applications.

Aiven Raises $40 Million to Accelerate Open Source Cloud Platform

Aiven, a startup from Finland with offices in Berlin, Germany and Sydney, Australia and Boston, MA, has raised $40 million in Series B funding. This brings the total funds raised to $50 million. The new round of financing would enable Aiven to expand its presence in the U.S.

TierPoint Launches Cloud to Cloud Recovery Powered by Nutanix

Data center colocation and cloud solutions provider TierPoint, a company with over 40 data centers in 20 markets and 8 multitenant cloud pods connected by a coast-to-coast U.S. network, has launched Cloud to Cloud Recovery powered by Nutanix.

Top-7 Data Storage Predictions for 2020

Hybrid cloud file storage provider, Qumulo, has announced its data storage predictions for 2020. According to Molly Presley, Global Product Marketing Director at Qumulo, the following major trends will emerge this year.

Almost 90% of UK Public Sector Organizations Willing to Go All-In on Cloud

There is almost a universal desire among UK public sector organizations to shift from traditional IT environments to cloud solutions, according to the latest survey by UKCloud.

ABN AMRO Renews Cloud and DevOps Transformation Contract with Infosys

ABN AMRO Bank has signed a multi-year, multi-million contract with global digital services and consulting provider, Infosys, to accelerate its cloud and DevOps transformation journey.