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Oracle debuts cloud converged storage to give enterprises bridge on-premises and cloud storage

Oracle unveiled Wednesday its first Cloud Converged Storage, representing the first time a public cloud provider at scale has integrated its cloud services with its on-premises, high performance NAS storage systems. Oracle ZFS Cloud software, included in the latest Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance release. This enables organizations to seamlessly move data and/or applications to the cloud to optimize value and savings, while eliminating the need for external cloud gateways and […]

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Amazon Connect delivers contact center technology that powers customer service in a cloud service

Amazon Web Services (AWS), an Amazon.com company announced Tuesday Amazon Connect, a self-service, cloud-based contact center service that makes it easy for any business to deliver better customer service at lower cost. Amazon Connect is based on the same contact center technology used by Amazon customer service associates around the world to power millions of customer conversations. Setting up a cloud-based contact center with Amazon Connect is as easy as […]

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Kubernetes now available on IBM Bluemix Container Service for built-in security and isolation

IBM released this week beta version of its Kubernetes support in the IBM Bluemix Container Service. The IBM Bluemix Container Service, now combines Docker and Kubernetes to deliver tools, an intuitive user experience, and built-in security and isolation to enable rapid delivery of applications, while leveraging cloud services including cognitive capabilities from Watson. IBM partnered with Docker in December 2014 to bring containers to the enterprise market and launched containers-as-a […]

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IBM debuts Bluemix Container Service with Kubernetes for secure, development of cognitive apps

IBM announced on Monday a new container service on Bluemix, its cloud platform, to fuel the speed and simplicity at which developers can build and manage more secure and cognitive apps. Available on IBM Cloud, this service uses Kubernetes, an open-source container orchestration system leveraging a Docker engine. Delivered with a user-centric experience, IBM Bluemix Container Service automatically provisions, updates and monitors the containers that developers use to create apps, […]

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Intel set to buy Mobileye for over $14 billion to accelerate the future of autonomous driving

Intel and Mobileye announced on Monday a definitive agreement under which Intel would acquire Mobileye, a global leader in the development of computer vision and machine learning, data analysis, localization and mapping for advanced driver assistance systems and autonomous driving. Pursuant to the agreement, a subsidiary of Intel will commence a tender offer to acquire all of the issued and outstanding ordinary shares of Mobileye for $63.54 per share in […]

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HPE to acquire Nimble Storage with aim to extend footprint in flash storage

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) announced Tuesday its intention to acquire Nimble Storage, vendor of entry to midrange predictive flash storage solutions. Since it was founded in 2007, Nimble has disrupted the storage market by delivering consistent application performance and availability at an unprecedented cost. HPE expects that the Nimble value proposition is compelling for its customers when compared with other recent market entrants, and in combination with 3PAR, can provide […]

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Talend launches Apache Beam-powered solution for self-service, big data preparation

Cloud and big data integration software company Talend announced Monday its initial Apache Beam-powered solution for self-service, big data preparation. Now a top-level Apache project, Apache Beam is a unified programming model for executing both batch and streaming data processing pipelines that are portable across a variety of runtime platforms. Talend Data Preparation is a self-service solution to enable more employees to access, cleanse and analyze large data sets. Ultimately, […]

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Docker introduces Enterprise Edition to boost application deployments across hybrid clouds

Docker announced Thursday Docker Enterprise Edition (EE), a new commercial platform for enterprise development and IT ops teams that build, run, and operate business-critical applications in production at scale across the software supply chain. Comprised of a container runtime, with integrated and multi-tenant orchestration, security and management in addition to an ecosystem of certified technologies, Docker EE gives enterprises an open container platform that ensures a simplified yet rich user […]

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MWC 2017: Ingram Micro Cloud launches digital and cloud services platform to transform digitally with speed, scale

Ingram Micro launched Monday its latest digital and cloud services platform, the next generation of Odin Automation Premium. Service providers can now automate end-to-end services delivery, differentiate their offerings and digitally transform their business with speed and scale across IoT, cloud, XaaS and telco core services using a single platform. By leveraging platforms and ecosystem, cloud service providers, telecom companies, resellers and enterprises can transform and get up and running […]

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