Through simultaneous global competitions spanning five continents, Ingram Micro Cloud’s ‘Comet Competition’ is set to award significant funding to 15 independent software vendors (ISVs). The overall competition winner will receive $1,000,000 cash at Cloud Summit 2020.
Fiber network company Zayo will significantly expand its fiber network in central Florida. Zayo will add more than 2,300 route miles of high-fiber count network enabling new markets of Tampa and Orlando including diverse connections and backhaul capabilities.
The phrase was first coined in 1984 by John Gage, the 21st employee of Sun Microsystems, where he was credited with building Sun’s vision around “The Network is the Computer.” Now CDN company Cloudflare has successfully registered with the United States Patent and Trademark Office the trademark for the phrase, ‘The Network is the Computer.’
Illumio, a cyber security company with clients including Morgan Stanley, BNP Paribas, Salesforce, and Oracle NetSuite, has hired Bobby Guhasarkar as its new Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). Mr. Guhasarkar joins Illumio from Cisco.
Global HCI and virtualization solutions provider, Virtuozzo, has announced the latest update for its “next-generation” HCI product, Virtuozzo Infrastructure Platform. The latest version of Virtuozzo Infrastructure Platform would allow service providers to deliver self-service functionality and multi-tenant support to their customers.
The global serverless architecture market size is poised to reach USD 9.17 billion by 2023, according to a new report by Technavio, progressing at a CAGR of more than 26% during the forecast period. The reduction in operating cost is projected to augment the market over the forecast period.
Effective immediately, the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area (AMA) has announced a stop to the establishment of new data centers in this region that includes Amsterdam and Haarlemmermeer.
As a media partner of the Managed Hosting Summit that was recently being held in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, HostingJournalist met with OnApp’s CCO Tim Meredith. Mr.Merdith explains what he also shared on stage during his keynote at this event: The MSP, hosting and telecom communities need choice between different options of deploying cloud, true choice.
DC BLOX, a multi-tenant data center provider, has deployed SwiftStack software to power its own multi-region, hyper-scale cloud storage service for their customers' business continuity and disaster recovery (DR) requirements.
eStruxture, a provider of network and cloud-neutral data center solutions including colocation and private cloud, has launch its new Channel Partner Program to support sales agents, resellers, and service providers around the world.
China Unicom, one of the world’s largest mobile service providers by subscriber base, has chosen the Nokia optical fronthaul solution to power its 4G and 5G networks in Beijing, supporting the operator’s ambitious commitment to deliver 5G in the 2019 timeframe.
Global cloud service providers iland and iomart have been certified under the G-Cloud 11 framework to deliver managed cloud services to public sector organizations in the UK. Both iland and iomart were already listed as G-Cloud suppliers in recent years.
Cloud-native technology firm Solo.io, a company delivering technologies including microservices, serverless and service mesh, has been named one of the hottest startups of 2019 by CRN. In December 2018, HostingJournalist.com already wrote about Solo.io securing $11 million in Series A funding led by Redpoint Ventures, with participation from seed investor True Ventures.
Cyber security solutions company Acronis has announced the opening of its new office in Tempe, Arizona. The new location would feature a cutting-edge research and development (R&D) office, as well as Acronis’ largest and fastest growing data center operations space.