Cloud
Breaking News


Breaking News

Oracle will acquire cloud-based internet performance and DNS company Dyn

Oracle announced Monday that it has signed an agreement to acquire Dyn, a cloud-based internet performance and DNS provider that monitors, controls, and optimizes internet applications and cloud services to deliver faster access, reduced page load times, and higher end-user satisfaction. Dyn’s solution is powered by a global network that drives 40 billion traffic optimization decisions daily for more than 3,500 enterprise customers, including preeminent digital brands such as Netflix, […]

Breaking News

IBM Bluemix launches technologies to accelerate data migration to the cloud; fuel faster cloud adoption

IBM announced several cloud data services and features on Bluemix designed to help organizations accelerate the migration of their data to the cloud and generate business insights. Now available on Bluemix, IBM Decision Optimization, Bluemix Lift and dashDB for Transactions can help organizations overcome this challenge and make more informed business decisions by enabling them to aggregate, ingest and analyze expanding workloads. Bluemix, IBM’s Cloud platform, has grown rapidly to […]

Breaking News

Hitachi Data Systems offers object storage line with content intelligence capabilities

Hitachi Data Systems (HDS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, announced Tuesday Hitachi Content Intelligence, an addition to its trusted Hitachi Content Platform (HCP), making it an object storage portfolio with search and analytics capabilities. With Hitachi Content Intelligence, customers can transform data into relevant business information and deliver it to the right people, when it matters most. The Hitachi Content Platform portfolio allows organizations to bring together object storage, […]

Breaking News

Adobe will acquire TubeMogul to add video advertising platform to its marketing cloud

Adobe announced on Thursday that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire TubeMogul for approximately $540 million net of debt and cash. Under the terms of the agreement, Adobe will commence a cash tender offer to acquire all of the outstanding common stock of TubeMogul for $14 per share. The transaction, which is expected to close during the first quarter of Adobe’s 2017 fiscal year, is subject to […]

Breaking News

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.3 enhances network, storage performance with Linux container, IoT capabilities

Red Hat announced Thursday general availability of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.3, a new version of the enterprise Linux platform. This update to Red Hat’s Linux operating system includes new features and enhancements built around performance, security, and reliability. The release also introduces new capabilities around Linux containers and the Internet of Things (IoT), designed to help early enterprise adopters use existing investments as they scale to meet new business […]

Breaking News

IBM boosts cloud storage with new all-flash and software defined offerings

IBM announced Wednesday its new hybrid cloud all-flash storage solutions developed to modernize and transform storage deployments, providing a strong bridge to the development of cognitive applications. These new solutions and software allow clients to store their valuable data where it makes the best business sense. IBM Spectrum Storage Suite addresses the often rigid economics of data management through the opportunity to test new hybrid cloud and cognitive applications at […]

Breaking News

Broadcom to acquire Brocade for $5.9B to improve its enterprise storage, networking offerings

Broadcom Limited and Brocade Communications entered on Wednesday into a definitive agreement under which Broadcom will acquire the vendor of Fibre Channel storage area network (FC SAN) switching and IP networking, for $12.75 per share in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $5.5 billion, apart from $0.4 billion of net debt. Broadcom expects to fund the transaction with new debt financing and cash available on its balance sheet. Broadcom, with the support of Brocade, […]

Breaking News

Kinetica introduces new offerings for installing, deploying applications on its GPU-accelerated database

Kinetica, vendor of in-memory database accelerated by GPUs, launched Monday immediate availability of Install Accelerator and Application Accelerator programs, two new software and services offerings designed to help customers ingest, explore and visualize streaming data sets, including for Internet of Things (IoT) use cases, by leveraging the power of GPUs. Built from the ground up to scale linearly, Kinetica’s distributed, in-memory database accelerated by GPUs delivers truly real-time actionable intelligence […]

Breaking News

Rackspace improves private cloud with Red Hat CloudForms

Rackspace announced on Monday support for enterprise management platform Red Hat CloudForms. With this new capability, enterprise customers can now use the power of Red Hat CloudForms in conjunction with Rackspace Private Cloud powered by Red Hat, which is managed and supported by two OpenStack vendors. To meet growing requirements from joint customers, Rackspace is announcing support for Red Hat CloudForms, an enterprise hybrid cloud management platform. Customers will now […]

WWPI – Covering the best in IT since 1980