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Joyent offers Canonical-customized Ubuntu as a cloud service

Joyent wants to bring Linux into its fold of advanced computing cloud services, and has started offering an enterprise-supported version of the Canonical Ubuntu distribution that has been modified to take advantage of Joyent's infrastructure. » zum Artikel

Telcos to lose $US386 as a result of OTT services: Ovum

Telecommunications providers will suffer a $US386 billion loss between 2012 and 2018 at the hands of over-the-top (OTT) voice over IP (VoIP) solutions, according to Ovum. » zum Artikel

Capita beats Serco to £400m Defence Infrastructure Organisation contract

Capita has been selected as preferred bidder for a £400 million contract to support the transformation of the UK government's military estate over the next decade. » zum Artikel

Video-as-a-service is our recommendation - Polycom

Gary Denman, ANZ MD of Polycom, discusses the changing nature of video collaboration, the models that are coming into play and the work the company is doing behind-the-scenes to expand and enable its partner network in New Zealand. » zum Artikel

Managed Application Service Providers emerge as Cloud Service Brokers

This vendor-written tech primer has been edited by Network World to eliminate product promotion, but readers should note it will likely favor the submitter's approach. » zum Artikel

Adaptable infrastructure key to Internet of Everything: EMC

Building an adaptable infrastructure is the biggest challenge with Internet of Everything (IoE), according to EMC. » zum Artikel

The Grill: Verizon's Ajay Waghray tackles a massive project to streamline infrastructure

When Ajay Waghray stepped into the job of CIO at the newly created Verizon Enterprise Solutions in January 2012, he encountered an array of systems that couldn't talk to each other or work together. Recognizing the disparate collection as a barrier to growth, Waghray focused his IT team on consolidating and updating the infrastructure and eliminating redundant systems to create the streamlined backbone ... » zum Artikel

Government awards desktop-as-a-service contracts

Contracts for a cloud-based desktop-as-a-service (DaaS) have been awarded to New Zealand company Datacom, and global suppliers Dimension Data and Fujitsu. These companies will take on management of government agencies' desktop computer operating system and software applications. » zum Artikel

NYSE builds business around resilient infrastructure services

After the terrorist strikes of Sept. 11, 2001, the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) learned some valuable lessons in keeping a time-sensitive financial trading network alive during a time of crisis. » zum Artikel

Neues Modell zur Reduzierung des Druckvolumens

Print-as-a-Service: Neues Modell zur Reduzierung des Druckvolumens (Foto: manipulateur -
Print-as-a-Service: Print as a Service nennt Canon sein neuestes Vertriebsmodell, das nun auf der CeBIT vorgestellt wurde. Es ist allerdings nur für den Direktvertreib vorgesehen, der Fachhandel bleibt außen vor. » zum Artikel
  • Armin Weiler

White House pushes cybersecurity framework for critical infrastructure

A new cybersecurity framework released Wednesday by U.S. President Barack Obama's administration aims to help operators of critical infrastructure develop comprehensive cybersecurity programs. » zum Artikel

Barclays reduces IT infrastructure in cost-cutting drive

Barclays has closed six data centres and reduced thousands of servers since mid-2013 as part of its cost-cutting efforts. » zum Artikel

Online information poses cyber risk for UK critical infrastructure, report claims

Data published online by industrial firms could be used to mount a cyber attack against UK critical infrastructure, according to research published by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET). » zum Artikel

ISP services expand in South Sudan despite cost, lack of infrastructure

ISPs are trying to expand in South Sudan, where communications costs have been extremely expensive due to a lack of infrastructure, according to industry insiders. » zum Artikel

Workforce-as-a-Service Scales to Meet IT Staffing Needs on Demand

One of the major benefits of a services-delivery model such as software-as-a-service (SaaS) or the Cloud is the capability to quickly scale computing resources - networking, storage, bandwidth, for instance - on an as-needed basis. IT simply adds more resources when they're needed and removes them when they aren't. What if you could do the same with personnel resources; that is, add teams of skilled ... » zum Artikel

Myriad IT launches infrastructure services

Technology services company, Myriad IT, has launched its newest line of business, Infrastructure Services, to provide its customers with managed services, Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) and bespoke support. » zum Artikel

UXC launches Altcatel-Lucent-based integrated telephony-as-a-service

ICT infrastructure solutions provider, UXC Connect, has partnered with Alcatel-Lucent to launch an integrated telephony-as-a-service (iTaaS) solution to deliver unified communications (UC) as a service to Australian enterprises. » zum Artikel

Critical infrastructure protection: Are we prepared for a massive cyberattack on U.S. systems

There is no debate in the security community that the nation needs to protect its critical infrastructure (CI) from cyber attacks. But not everybody agrees that all infrastructure sectors are equally critical. » zum Artikel

CouchDB creator joins to work on 'ridiculously cool' infrastructure project

The creator of NoSQL database CouchDB says he is taking a job at where he will work on a "quite ambitious" and "ridiculously cool" project related to the vendor's cloud infrastructure. » zum Artikel

Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Offers Risks and Rewards

Virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) is designed to deliver virtual desktops to client computers over a network from a centralized source. With traditional VDI, you create a master image (reference computer, or core) to use for all clients, then personalize images as needed. » zum Artikel

IT infrastructure top priority for Financial Markets in 2014: Ovum

As profitability is more difficult to find than prior to the financial crisis, 2014 will be a year of foundational investment for the financial markets, with the primary focus on investment in IT infrastructure. » zum Artikel

How to Win the IT Infrastructure and Operations Talent War

Infrastructure and Operations (I&O) staffing is both your organization's greatest asset and greatest monetary investment, says John Rivard, research director for Infrastructure and Operations at Gartner. » zum Artikel

Die führenden Dienstleiter für SAP-Hosting

SAP-Investitionen 2014: Die führenden Dienstleiter für SAP-Hosting (Foto: SAP AG)
SAP-Investitionen 2014: PAC hat Anbieter für SAP-Hosting untersucht. Und die DSAG fragte SPA-Anwender, worin sie investieren wollen. Dabei legt In-Memory mit HANA stark zu. » zum Artikel
  • Werner Kurzlechner
    Werner Kurzlechner

    Werner Kurzlechner lebt als freier Journalist in Berlin. Schwerpunktmäßig kümmert er sich um die Themenfelder BI und IT-Projekte. Neben CIO war und ist der Wirtschaftshistoriker für CFOWorld sowie Fachmagazine und Tageszeitungen jenseits der IT-Welt tätig.

Anti-Bot Working Group to fight DDoS attacks from cloud infrastructure

Orlando -- Distributed denial-of-service attacks against financial firms and other industries have been mounting, so today the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) announced it is establishing the Anti-Bot Working Group to help fight this threat. » zum Artikel

National Infrastructure plan prioritises broadband and driverless cars

The Treasury has said that it will invest millions of pounds in broadband for hard to reach areas and also make the UK a hotspot for testing driverless cars, as part of the government's latest National Infrastructure plan. » zum Artikel

Customers Demand Better Returns on Information and Infrastructure Too, Not Just Investment: Barun Lala

IDC predicts that converged infrastructure will transition from market hype to market reality in 2013. Barun Lala, Director-Storage at HP India, spoke about HP's innovations in its converged storage portfolio.HP first announced the Converged Storage portfolio in 2011, and then expanded its storage offering in December 2012. What do you think has changed in the last one year in terms of data, storage ... » zum Artikel

Microsoft to offer Java as a service

Adding to a growing portfolio of enterprise software it offers as hosted services, Microsoft plans to add Java to its Windows Azure cloud service. » zum Artikel

Platform as a Service expected to continue rapid growth: Red Hat

After seeing strong growth in 2013, Platform as a Service (PaaS) adoption is expected to continue to grow rapidly, with 2013 and 2014 predicted to see a huge spike for Australian companies investing in PaaS, according to Red Hat. » zum Artikel

Platform as a service heats up

Of all the members of the cloud services family, platform as a service has been the slowest to grow and is the one that enterprises have had the most trouble adopting, despite its benefits. But experts think PaaS might soon shake its reputation as an underachiever. » zum Artikel

3 things to consider before buying into Disaster Recovery as a Service

Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) backs up the whole environment, not just the data. » zum Artikel

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Über sein neues Data Center in Slough kann VMware seinen vCloud Hybrid Service (vCHS) jetzt auch in Europa anbieten.
IBM baut auf Open-Source, um den Weg zu den Enterprise-Workloads und Entwicklern zu ebnen. Eine weitere wichtige Rolle wird Softlayer einnehmen. Das ist schlüssig, weil der Bare-Metal-Ansatz des übernommenen Providers eine logische Ergänzung des IBM Portfolios darstellt.
IBM baut auf Open-Source, um den Weg zu den Enterprise-Workloads und Entwicklern zu ebnen. Eine weitere wichtige Rolle wird Softlayer einnehmen. Das ist schlüssig, weil der Bare-Metal-Ansatz des übernommenen Providers eine logische Ergänzung des IBM Portfolios darstellt.