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Welcome to the Connected Globe News Weekly, an online newsletter that consists of the most interesting news and articles related to the connected globe, including M2M (machine to machine) and embedded mobile devices.  I aggregate the information, include the original links and add...
It’s no secret that a majority of enterprises are slow to adopt PaaS solutions and favor IaaS solutions instead. What is a well-kept secret is that these enterprises are building their own PaaS solutions on top of IaaS without even realizing it.
#DDoS  #infosec #cloud #F5 acquires Defense.Net Everyone, no doubt, can easily find one of the myriad articles and reports indicating that the volume of DDoS attacks is on the rise. Not just the frequency of but the sheer size of these attacks are growing year over year at a frig...
#DDoS  #infosec #cloud #F5 acquires Defense.Net Everyone, no doubt, can easily find one of the myriad articles and reports indicating that the volume of DDoS attacks is on the rise. Not just the frequency of but the sheer size of these attacks are growing year over year at a frig...
Windows Azure is here, and it’s taking over the enterprise quickly. Windows Azure is the latest in cloud-compatibility offerings from Microsoft, and can prove to be a great boon to organizations if it’s implemented and utilized effectively. Yet, virtualization technology creates an env...
Luxembourg, 22 May 2014 SES Broadband Services today announced a new partnership with Meanswhat to deliver satellite communications for multi-national enterprises and Governmental Agencies with branch offices or production facilities in remote areas. Giving the same performance as at a...
Brinkster selects Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator to expand existing cloud business and open new revenue opportunitiesLondon, UK and Phoenix, Arizona - May 22, 2014 - Brinkster, a US provider of custom cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and White Label Cloud, today announced it has s...
So, you think your five year old private cloud security is stronger than a public Infrastructure as a Service cloud (like AWS, HP, and Microsoft Azure)? Think again. The reality is that a public cloud provider is likely investing more in infrastructure security and P3 (People, Process,...
​Remember the space called VLM? Virtual Lab Management? It was one of the next big things in IT about seven or eight years ago. If you could consolidate servers, desktop PCs, and software in VMs to make your data center way more efficient, why not virtualize all the development and tes...
Tuesday 20 May, 2014 New Version Provides Streamlined Identity Management for an All-In-One Solution Nottingham, England (May 20th, 2014) - Nervepoint Technologies Limited a leading provider of enterprise password self service software today announced release of its lates...
TechWiseTVWatch our latest episode and see how the latest technology helps service providers create, automate, and provision network services with carrier-grade virtualization, making them more agile and better able to capture new revenue opportunities.Carrier-Grade Virtualization for ...
Dell has long been a power player in the enterprise. Dell’s scalable and robust solutions fit well in just about any industry. They provide the kind of reliability and performance the enterprise needs. In the past, Dell servers have had to rely primarily on third-party Ethernet equipme...
Reading, UK May 19, 2014 - When WDH (Wakefield and District Housing) wanted to deploy a new virtual desktop infrastructure to speed up log-on times, improve manageability and cut costs, the company turned to IGEL Technology. WDH is responsible for more than 31,000 homes in the Wakefiel...
Nimble Storage to Demonstrate Series of SmartStack Solutions at Cisco Live 2014London, United Kingdom - May 19, 2014 - Nimble Storage, a leading provider of flash-optimised hybrid storage solutions, today announced that more than 200 enterprise customers have implemented SmartStack con...
Updates on how African educators are accelerating e-learning in schools, colleges and universities with cutting edge, affordable and simple to manage client virtualisation solutions London, UK - May 19, 2014 - NComputing, a leader in client virtualisation solutions, today announced it...
IP Multicast is one of those technologies that most everyone loves to hate. It’s almost the perfect example of how complicated we have made networking. Getting IP Multicast to run depends on several protocols that are all somewhat intertwined or dependent on each, their relationship so...
​For those who have attended multiple STAR testing conferences over time (I just learned the first STAR conference was held back in 1992!) you’ve probably noticed that while the agendas are always fresh with new topics and speakers, there are a core group of speakers that come to share...
Online research will reveal the challenges and opportunities for startups in big data, cloud, mobile, networking, security, storage, sustainable IT and virtualizationLondon, UK - Thursday, 15th May 2014 - The only independent global enterprise tech startup awards, the Tech Trailblazer...
The Mobility News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news and articles related to enterprise mobility that I run across each week.  I am specifically targeting information that reflects market data and trends.Also read Field Mobility News WeeklyAlso rea...
The Mobile Commerce News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news, articles and links related to mobile commerce and marketing, mobile payments, mobile money, e-wallets, mobile banking, mobile ads and mobile security that I run across each week.  I am sp...
NFV-ready media optimization solution is finalist for Best New Product in the mobile segmentREDWOOD CITY, Calif - May 14, 2014 - Openwave Mobility, a software innovator enabling operators to manage and monetize mobile data, has been named a finalist in the prestigious Light Reading Lea...
Since launching Archimedius more than 6 years ago I’ve enjoyed pontificating about long term trends, from the rise of virtualization security to software-defined networking and the internet of things.  Lately I’ve been on a data center consolidation and cloud DR kick, spurred by career...
Dear TechEd Diary, My day 2 started much as my day 1 did.  “Too early?” Exactly. Sure, if there is such a thing as “too much fun”, I came close to it.  But even though last night’s Exhibit Hall Reception and the later “MCP Celebration” party at Howl at the Moon was a lot of ...
For nearly 20 years Dell has had a partnership with APC to provide efficient and reliable power to its server technology. Today, it’s even more important than ever that the enterprise have the kind of protection and efficiency that can only come from the industry leader in power and co...
With operational costs rising at a rate of 13% a year, carriers need to simplify their networks while leveraging virtualization [...]
The UK’s Digital Government program is such a great leadership example, because not only are they pioneering the G-Cloud store, a service catalogue for IaaS, PaaS and SaaS suppliers, but also they are defining ‘Agile Procurement’ practices too. Since the G-Cloud project was aligned un...
The IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing Journal is publishing a paper entitled “A Scientometric Analysis of Cloud Computing Literature” by Leonard Heilig and Stefan Voß (University of Hamburg) that presents an analysis of publication patterns, research impact and research productivity...
Avaya Collaboration Pod is now available in two new models specifically for Cloud Service Providers looking to deliver Communications-as-a-Service to their customers.Enterprise model enhanced with advanced Customer Experience Management capabilities; all Collaboration Pods now support ...
When it comes to choosing a high-end disk storage platform, you’ve got to choose wisely. You need general purpose disk arrays that will give you the kind of performance, functionality and scalability that you need. Today’s storage system marketplace can be tough to navigate. The bounda...
Principal Engineer Joins as Company Intensifies Focus on Open InitiativesSAN JOSE, Calif, May 8, 2014 - Brocade (NASDAQ: BRCD) announced today the hiring of networking and open-source veteran Colin Dixon to the position of Principal Engineer. An active contributor to the OpenDaylight P...
The Mobility News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news and articles related to enterprise mobility that I run across each week.  I am specifically targeting information that reflects market data and trends.Also read Enterprise Mobility Asia News Week...
MYCOM showcases new product capabilities and solutions, participates in TM Forum Catalyst,and hosts guests in private hospitality lounge and at Middle Eastern Networking LunchLondon, UK - 8th May 2014 - MYCOM, the leading independent provider of carrier-grade Service and Network Perfor...
TechViews: White House Reform on Big Data; 17 Dumbest Things Said About DevOps; Welcome to the Integrated Cloud and More! Featured Article The ‘Conscious C...
Simplify. We all hear it all the time. We hear how this tool or that technology will simplify. In networking, we hear how controllers, protocols, APIs, and virtualization layers will all simplify. Remove a keystroke here. Maybe automate something there. All in the name of simplificatio...
The Public Cloud is a promise. A promise for a new model without an
In Part 9 of our "Hyper-V from a VMware admin's perspective" series, Keith Mayer and Andy Syrewicze discuss how networking is supported in Hyper-V. Tune in as they take a look at different network approaches from NIC Teaming , Standard vSwitches vs. Distributed (Logical v...
Shavlik Protect 9.1 features localization for Europe and Asia, reporting enhancements and support for IPv6 United Kingdom, May 6, 2014 -- Critical patch fulfillment demands flexibility and rapid deployment capability, and as such, Shavlik is pleased to announce the release of Shavlik P...
Latest IGEL firmware updates for zero clients, thin clients and software thin clients gives Citrix customers the option of switching to Citrix XenDesktop 7 or extending the use of their existing deployment.Reading, UK. 6th May 2014 - IGEL Technology is keeping the options open for Citr...
If you’ve been keeping up with Plexxi, you know we’re proud of our roots on the East Coast. However, we have exciting news this week for the West Coast contingent of our team. Our San Francisco team has just moved to into the communal office space called WeWork (the SOMA one, not the G...
In reviewing some opportunities for Plexxi this week, I was reminded that we have made things very hard on ourselves. Through no one’s fault but our own we have created monsters of networks that are impossible to maintain, debug, diagnose and understand. I have been lucky in my career...