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How well is vCloud Air doing? Who knows?

VMware has pinned high hopes on its vCloud Air hybrid cloud, the company’s response to public cloud competitors like Amazon Web Services. But there’s not a ton of information on just how well that cloud is doing in the market. 388 more words

3 Options MSPs Must Consider Before Selling Cloud Services

by SherWeb

36%. That’s how much digital content consumers are expected to store in the cloud by 2016. According to statistics released by Gartner, that’s a big jump from the meager 7% they stored in 2011.  649 more words

Infrastructure

Complete Cloud Confusion

Version X5 of Oracle’s engineered systems – presumably Exadata, Exalogic and Exalytics with a garnishing of a ZFS/ZDLR appliance or two – will be finally unveiled tomorrow. 553 more words

Exadata

Datapipe snaps up GoGrid as (sigh) cloud consolidation continues

It’s three weeks into 2015 and here’s the first cloud deal of the year: Managed service provider Datapipe is buying GoGrid, an infrastructure-as-a-service vendor that has been morphing into a big data specialist. 487 more words

Introducing VMware vCloud Air Advanced Networking Services

VMware just announced some additions to it’s public cloud service, vCloud Air, one of the additions is advanced networking services powered by VMware NSX. Today the networking capabilities of vCloud Air are based on vCNS features, moving forward these will be provided by NSX. 440 more words

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GE tech guru high-fives the public cloud

Despite the success of Amazon Web Services, and the resources Microsoft and Google have poured into Azure and Google Cloud Platform respectively to compete with AWS, public cloud still has a bit of a perception problem. 926 more words

Reblog: Price/Performance Of Bare-Metal vs. Virtualized Servers in the Cloud

The IBM Competitive Project Office has published a couple of articles comparing IBM SoftLayer and Amazon AWS clouds price / performance. Three different configurations were compared: (1) SoftLayer bare metal vs. 128 more words

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