Five SOC 2 Cloud Compliance Lessons to Learn From NDNB

According to auditing firm NDNB, there are five essential things that service organizations need to know now about becoming SOC 2 compliant when using AWS’ cloud services.

phoenixNAP Adds Alluvion Communications in Phoenix Data Center

phoenixNAP has added Alluvion Communications to its Phoenix data center Meet-Me-Room (MMR). As a new carrier in phoenixNAP’s flagship data center, Alluvion Communications will expand the connectivity options for phoenixNAP data center tenants.

Online Tech Buys Neverfail’s Global Cloud Infrastructure Business

Online Tech has acquired the IaaS as well as the data protection assets and products of IT provider Neverfail. The acquisition, which includes Neverfail’s five cloud nodes and assets in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific, would significantly increase Online Tech’s geographic footprint.

phoenixNAP Unveils Cyber Security Threat Management Suite, InfraSentry

phoenixNAP, a global provider of cloud infrastructure, bare metal dedicated servers, colocation, and specialized Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) technology solutions, has announced the launch of its new security services product offering, InfraSentry.

Hivelocity Announces Acquisition of Dallas IaaS Provider,

Hivelocity, a Tampa, Florida-based provider of dedicated servers, cloud hosting, colocation and managed services, has announced the acquisition of - a Dallas, Texas-based Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) provider with data centers located in Dallas, Seattle and New York City.

AWS Remains Leading Public Cloud Provider in All Global Regions

Amazon Web Services (AWS) remains the clear leader in all four of the world’s major cloud regions, ranked by public IaaS and PaaS service revenues, according to new Q3 data from Synergy Research Group. Microsoft Azure is ranked second in three of the four regions, while Google Cloud Platform is ranked third in three of them.

Hivelocity Bare-Metal Servers Now Available in Miami, Florida

Hivelocity, a Tampa, Florida-based Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) hosting provider delivering dedicated servers, colocation and cloud hosting solutions, has added Miami, Florida to their list of United States edge computing markets where Hivelocity’s ‘Instant Deploy Bare-Metal Servers’ are now available.

IaaS Provider QuadraNet Hires Ryan Ybarra as Director Channel & Cloud

QuadraNet, IaaS (Infrastructure-as-a-Service) and colocation services provider, has hired Ryan Ybarra as the company’s Director of Channel & Cloud Services.

OnApp Releases Version 6.0 of Its Cloud Management Platform

OnApp has released version v6.0 of the OnApp cloud management platform, including the new version of OnApp Accelerator - which would deliver up to a 100% performance improvement for websites hosted in OnApp clouds.

Serverless to Dominate in Next Decade, According to New Report

A new report released by global research and thought leadership organization, Leading Edge Forum, highlights why serverless infrastructure environments are set to become the dominant paradigm for enterprise technology deployments in the next decade.

Global IaaS Provider Voxility Joins DE-CIX’s DirectCLOUD

Voxility, a provider of IaaS hosting solutions delivering its services from the biggest Internet hubs in the world, has joined DE-CIX’s DirectCLOUD. This gives Voxility private access to an extensive ecosystem of cloud service providers, IaaS and network services.

‘A Truly Awesome Experience, Being Up In the Clouds With Leaseweb’

As Leaseweb founder and CEO Con Zwinkels invited to come fly with Leaseweb in their own Extra 330LT aerobatic airplane, Koen Stegeman -’s Editor-in-Chief – took the opportunity to go fly with this global IaaS cloud hosting provider and feel the company’s passion for flight technology from up close.

Synergy Research: Quarterly Enterprise #SaaS Spending Reaches $20 Billion, Grows 32% Per Year

The enterprise cloud SaaS market is now generating $20 billion in quarterly revenues for software vendors, according to New Q2 data from Synergy Research Group, a number that is growing by 32% per year. Microsoft has a worldwide market share of over 17% and is now the leading cloud SaaS vendor.

Gartner: Global Public Cloud IaaS Market Grew 29.5 Percent in 2017

AWS was the No. 1 vendor in the Public Cloud IaaS market in 2017, followed by Microsoft, Alibaba, Google and IBM.