Managed cloud services
- March 06, 2020
VMware unveiled its long-awaited rebooted partner program, which introduces flexibility in earning competencies and rewards; more IT channel news from the week.
- February 07, 2020
Heading into a new fiscal year, Dell Technologies rolled out nondisruptive changes to its three-year-old channel program. The company also highlighted a streamlined GTM strategy.
- January 31, 2020
Enterprise executives ranked people-related challenges as harder to solve than technical issues in a new cloud adoption study; more IT channel news from the week.
- January 17, 2020
2020 bodes well for cloud adoption, according to AllCloud. On top of moving more workloads to cloud, customers may be eying IT modernization initiatives; more news from the week.
- January 16, 2020
SMBs are eager to embrace digital transformation, but many businesses encounter challenges when trying to implement new technology, an Insight Enterprises report found.
- November 26, 2019
Consulting firm Accenture has launched a cloud tool that industry watchers find interesting for its simulation capabilities and potential to speed up adoption.
- November 26, 2019
ISVs have struggled with the cost of the government's cloud security process, but a consulting firm aims to make the FedRAMP readiness assessment task a bit easier.
- November 05, 2019
SADA Systems' dotMaps application gets the green light from Seattle's Department of Transportation.
- August 09, 2019
A Rackspace tool for speeding up the cloud sales process is now available, while MNJ Technologies has become a Workplace by Facebook reseller; more news from the week.
- June 07, 2019
Google's four-hour disruption is the latest outage to hit cloud providers, sparking questions about cloud redundancy; other channel news from the week.
- June 06, 2019
The managed public cloud services sector is getting a boost from an Accenture study revealing nearly 87% of senior IT professionals would consider purchasing managed cloud services.
- August 09, 2018
Industry giants such as Amazon Web Services and startup solutions such as Qumulo QF2 are taking file storage to the cloud. Partners can advise clients on platform adoption.
- April 27, 2018
Acquisition-minded ventures are building IT services platforms, as Reliam's buyout of managed cloud services provider Stratalux demonstrated this week; other IT channel news.
- October 21, 2016
Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group, is reaching out to partners such as Datapipe.
- March 09, 2016
Ingram Micro and IDC executives speaking at a webinar encouraged channel partners seek out cloud opportunities in managed services, collaboration and innovative use cases.
- February 12, 2016
A new Clutch report shows that IT professionals view efficiency and security as the top cloud computing benefits, a marked departure from years ago when security was a barrier.
- December 12, 2013
This week, HP ended its AWS EC2 support in its Public Cloud portfolio, while SugarSync dropped its freemium business model for a paid-only strategy.
- November 21, 2013
This week, CenturyLink makes another cloud acquisition with Tier 3, while Salesforce.com and HP announce a partnership to market 'Superpods.'
- November 07, 2013
In addition to analytics, Big Data as a Service providers must offer high-bandwidth network connectivity and help for customers processing big data sets.
- August 29, 2013
Providers can cultivate enterprise cloud adoption by working with -- and not posing a threat to -- their business customers' internal IT teams.
- July 03, 2013
This week, German stock exchange operator Deutsche Börse builds a cloud marketplace, and MIT researchers aim to solve an encryption loophole.
- June 20, 2013
This week, CenturyLink boosts its PaaS position with its AppFog buy, Congress questions the CIA's choice of Amazon over IBM, and GE gets into cloud.
- June 20, 2013
Customers are considering cloud-to-cloud migration as the market heats up; providers must ensure security to attract new customers.
- May 30, 2013
This week, Cloudscaling's $10 million in Series B funding includes backing from Juniper and Joyent updates its IaaS strategy to woo AWS customers.
- May 24, 2013
In this week's news briefs, the VMware public cloud officially launches, Dell drops its IaaS offering and AWS gains accreditation from FedRAMP.
- May 17, 2013
In these briefs, Google I/O delivers news about Google's cloud services, including a new database service and general availability of Compute Engine.
- May 06, 2013
In these briefs, HP updates its FlexFabric portfolio, Citrix revamps its partner programs and Brocade debuts its vision for on-demand data centers.
- April 10, 2013
A chorus of tweets from attendees of the fourth annual Cloud Connect conference kept the rest of us updated during the four-day event.
- April 02, 2013
In these news briefs, a judge throws out a bogus Uniloc patent suit against Rackspace, IaaS providers show no sign of slackening cloud pricing wars.
- March 13, 2013
This week, a feud heats up as AWS prices drop and VMware preps a public cloud. Plus: States debate cloud taxes; Rackspace updates its private cloud.
- March 05, 2013
In these briefs, see which geographic and vertical markets boast cloud jobs at $100,000 and up, and learn about a new, open source Python framework.
- February 05, 2013
This week, analysts probe Dell's cloud strategy around OpenStack, while Joyent unveils a Hadoop service and enterprises eschew high-risk contracts.
- January 15, 2013
In these briefs, experts predict big growth for Amazon Web Services' revenue, FedRAMP approves its first cloud provider, and HIPAA modifications pend.
- December 21, 2012
In our year-end Q&A series with market leaders, Xerox cloud chief Ken Stephens discusses the ups and downs of creating a channel program for cloud.
- December 19, 2012
Cloud buzzwords can be bad for your health. Recommended treatment: alternative definitions for a few of our most popular cloud terms of 2012.
- October 04, 2012
Enterprises fret about security and control in the cloud, but their biggest problems with cloud computing concern sunk costs in legacy IT.
- August 31, 2012
As summer 2012 ends, we review the most popular cloud computing advice and tips on SearchCloudProvider.com. Miss something? We'll catch you up.
- June 07, 2012
Geographically remote businesses face difficulty in leveraging cloud. Cloud providers, with the help of carriers and VARs, can bring remote cloud services to remote users.
- March 22, 2012
Cloud adoption in the U.S. is driven by a hunger for cost savings and flexibility, according to a recent survey by the Cloud Industry Forum.
- December 15, 2011
Wanting to know what questions were keeping you up at night, we crunched the numbers to see which cloud computing definitions readers searched for the most this year.
- December 05, 2011
Enterprises are coming to terms with cloudsourcing, but they are also recognizing that some of their early expectations for the cloud simply won't pan out.
- March 02, 2011
Cisco laid out its cloud strategy here at the Cisco Partner Summit this week, with one very clear message: The company will not be the next Microsoft selling its own hosted applications through armies of resellers.
- October 18, 2010
Microsoft Business Productivity Online Standard suite can offer new revenue opportunities for solution providers, but the suite also has its fair share of downfalls.
- July 15, 2010
VARs say they like the idea of using Microsoft's new Windows Azure cloud computing appliance in their data centers to provide cloud services to SMB customers.
- June 24, 2010
Vendors are looking more closely at SMBs in the area of managed cloud services. In this, part one of our Q&A, Luke Wignall discusses how offering Microsoft SMB cloud services may affect his SMB. Learn about offering managed cloud services in SMBs ...
- June 24, 2010
Vendors are looking more closely at SMBs, especially in the area of managed cloud services. In part 2 of this Q&A, Luke Wignall discusses how offering SMB cloud services may affect his SMB business, as well as how his business has recovered since ...
- January 15, 2010
Solutions providers can now choose which patches and updates they want to apply to their Windows Azure platform by using the new OS versioning feature.