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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.

Perfect Sense Launches Cloud Management Tool to Improve DevOps Productivity

Perfect Sense, a Reston, VA-based company leveraging its Brightspot publishing platform to drive innovations in web and mobile development, has launched Gyro.

Worldstream Elastic Network Recognized as Cloud Innovation by Dutch IT Channel Awards

Worldstream Elastic Network, a soon to launch software-defined global network bringing full-scale IaaS hosting functionality at edge data center PoP locations across Worldstream’s 10Tbps global backbone, has been nominated by Dutch IT-channel Awards for its cloud innovation capabilities.

Informatica Appoints Amit Walia as CEO

Global enterprise cloud data management provider, Informatica, has announced that its Board of Directors has named Amit Walia Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

IBM and University of Tokyo Launch Quantum Computing Initiative for Japan

IBM and the University of Tokyo are partnering to advance quantum computing and make it practical for the benefit of industry, science and society. This ‘Japan – IBM Quantum Partnership’ will entail a broad partnership framework for Japan in which other universities, industry, and government can engage.

Chinese CSP QingCloud Expands into Jakarta, Indonesia 

QingCloud, a large cloud service provider (CSP) from China, has expanded its business into global markets with the launch of a data center within the main facility of one of Indonesia's largest telecommunication operators. 

Cloud Services Company Otava Becomes Premier Partner in the VMware Partner Network

Otava, a global provider of secured and compliant cloud services for enterprise and channel partners (formerly known as Online Tech), has become a Premier Cloud Provider in the VMware Partner Network.

Networld to Distribute Cloudian Object Storage Solutions in Japan

Networld, a solution distributor for IT infrastructure which includes servers, storage, networking, application and desktop virtualization, has signed a distribution agreement with Cloudian.

Hyperscalers Now Account for 3rd of All Spending on Data Center Hardware and Software

Hyperscale operators accounted for 33% of all spending on data center hardware and software in the first three quarters of 2019, up from 26% in Q1-Q3 of 2017 and 15% in 2014, according to Synergy Research Group.

AWS Launches its First AWS Local Zone in Los Angeles, US

AWS has announced the launch of an AWS Local Zone in Los Angeles (LA). AWS Local Zones place AWS compute, storage, database, and other select services closer to large population, industry, and IT centers.

Alibaba Cloud Launches Machine Learning Algorithm Platform on Github

The core codes of Alink, Alibaba Cloud’s self-developed algorithm platform, have been made available via open source on Github, the world’s largest developer community.

Atos Opens New Cloud Computing Office in China 

Global ‘digital transformation’ leader Atos has opened a new office in Wuhan, China, which will be the headquarters for Atos Cloud Computing - a recently-formed joint venture between Atos and fund investors Sequoia Capital China and CBC Capital, and a part of Atos in China.