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Pivotal nabs OpenStack co-creator and Piston co-founder Joshua McKenty

Pivotal, the cloud computing and big data company that spun out of EMC and VMware in 2013, has hired Joshua McKenty, a big name in the OpenStack world, as field CTO for the company’s open source Cloud Foundry platform-as-a-service framework. 591 more words

Apple Just Patched The Shellshock Bug In OS X

Apple Just Patched The Shellshock Bug In OS X

by Greg Kumparak (@grg)

Last week, a big, nasty, freakishly widespread bug now dubbed “Shellshock” was discovered hiding in many UNIX-based systems, including OS X. 172 more words

Cloud Computing

Understand the role of the Network security assessment

How secure is your machine system? Security is surely a standout amongst the most critical attentiveness toward a business system. There are numerous diverse dangers hiding out there on the planet. 314 more words

Information Technology

TIAA-CREF’s Carnegie Compute Cloud Helps Re-factor their Entire IT Approach

The next BriefingsDirect innovator case study interview focuses on financial services giant TIAA-CREF restructured its IT organization processes and technology to further their overall business agility. 3,573 more words

Cloud Computing

Cisco to Pump $1 Billion Into Global Cloud Computing Network

Cisco Systems will invest $1 billion over two years to expand its cloud offerings, the company said on Monday, linking hundreds of data centers and cloud providers around the world in a network with more than 30 partners. 218 more words


HP Launches First Moonshot Servers With ARM Chips

Computing giant Hewlett-Packard announced some new additions to its Project Moonshot lineup of servers, and what sets them apart is not so much what they can do but what is in them. 640 more words


The Google Cloud Platform: 10 things you need to know

The infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) market has exploded in recent years. Google stepped into the fold of IaaS providers, somewhat under the radar. The Google Cloud Platform is a group of cloud computing tools for developers to build and host web applications. 804 more words