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Rackspace is officially no longer looking for a buyer

Managed-cloud computing and hosting provider Rackspace said today that it will stay independent, four months after announcing that it was open to partnership and acquisition proposals… 247 more words


Cloudyn raises $4M to help big companies get their cloud costs in check

Cloudyn, a startup with web-based software that tracks how much money companies spend on public clouds and suggests ways to optimize cloud usage, has taken on its first venture round, totaling $4 million. 380 more words


Google lures startups to its cloud with $100K in cloud credits

Amazon built its prodigious cloud business in part by winning over startups to its pay-as-you-go infrastructure and it still often offers credits to companies now to make good on outages or to just keep them coming back for more. 159 more words

HP Acquires Eucalyptus And Names Marten Mickos Leader Of Its Cloud Business

HP announced plans to acquire Eucalyptus, the company whose open source private cloud software interoperates with Amazon Web Services, on Thursday, September 11. Under the terms of the agreement, Eucalyptus CEO Marten Mickos will lead HP’s cloud business as Senior Vice President and General Manager and report directly to Meg Whitman, HP’s President and CEO. 423 more words


HP buys private-cloud software player Eucalyptus in a nod to Amazon

Tech giant HP is buying Eucalyptus, an early cloud-software startup. The acquisition points to HP’s acknowledgement that the public cloud spans beyond just HP’s data centers. 398 more words


How to unlock the power of Cloud Storage - File Versioning vs. Locking

Private or hybrid cloud file sharing provides many business benefits over traditional on-premise network attached storage. It enables organizations to consolidate infrastructure and remove duplicate silos of storage from multiple sites and office locations. 1,140 more words