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Hybrid Cloud in 2017: The enterprise argument

Ashok Acharya Hybrid cloud is set to be one of the biggest, most valuable technology opportunities

HPE to acquire Nimble Storage for $1.2bn to strengthen flash storage portfolio for hybrid IT

USA: Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Nimble Storage for $1.2 billion. Nimble was founded in 2007 and has approximately 1,300 employees worldwide. Nimble’s strong application performance in its entry to midrange flash storage

Veritas partners Microsoft and AWS for data management in the cloud

MUMBAI, INDIA:Veritas Technologies and Microsoft announced a multi-year global, strategic partnership to help organizations use Microsoft Azure to optimize for hybrid cloud environments and to host Veritas’ Enterprise Vault cloud management and governance service on Azure. Veritas  also announced a

AWS: Re:look – Has Cloud been re-invented?

Pratima H INDIA: Now that the Amazon Web Services’ Re: Invent developer conference has wrapped up, it’s a good time to read the tea leaves as they settle at the bottom. Of Course, there was a spate of updates and

Getting to know the athlete inside Atos

Pratima H INDIA: Olympics and Atos are now words uttered in the same breath – And not just by people standing in IT alleys. This should be quite an accomplishment in an industry that is reeling under the impacts of

Rapid pace of IT decentralization costs Indian companies dearly: VMware study

BANGALORE, INDIA: IT departments are being sidestepped by business leaders who adopt their own cloud-based technologies to innovate faster and meet growth objectives. At the same time, IT departments are left to shoulder responsibility for things that go wrong. This was

IBM acquiring Sanovi to enhance DR services for Hybrid Cloud

By : CIOL Writers

IBM has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Bangalore-based Sanovi Technologies, a privately held company that provides hybrid cloud recovery, cloud migration and business continuity software for enterprise data centers and cloud infrastructure. The acquisition will help IBM to bolster

Cloud is not everyone’s cup of Tea. Or Wine

Pratima H ISRAEL: Despite barrels of cloud apps rolling in from all sides – DIY basements, SaaS pipes, pure-play walls, neighbourhood cellars like Amazon, Google etc; the seasoned whiff of a cloud sommelier is conspicuous by its absence in the

Vodafone India extends IT services contract with IBM by 5 yrs

BANGALORE, INDIA: Vodafone India has renewed its contract with IBM with a new 5-year multi-million dollar deal for managing IT services and support for its IT infrastructure and applications environment. IBM will support Vodafone India’s IT environment transition into IBM

Stay away from forklift upgrades, pay-as-you-go

Rajesh Dhar The past few years have seen many dramatic changes in the way we utilize IT. Mobile devices and the Cloud have altered both how we interact with enterprise IT systems and how we utilize back-end IT services. The

Cloud turning Mission-critical and Mixed

MUMBAI, INDIA: A latest Verizon report tells that 87 per cent of enterprises use cloud for mission critical workloads which is up from 60 per cent cited in its first report. It also points that private cloud is on the rise. Some

“Cloud is not a magic button”

Pratima H SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Cloudbusters may not be as popcorn-friendly as ghostbusters but they do have a lot going for them – public cloud issues like bad neighbourhood, pricing flux, outage-pinned domino effect, networking underbelly etc and at the

IBM accelerates open cloud with Blue Box acquisition

BANGALORE, INDIA: IBM has acquired Seattle based Blue Box that provides businesses with a simple, private cloud as a service platform, based on OpenStack. Customers benefit from the ability to more easily deploy workloads across hybrid cloud environments. This acquisition

Addressing the 3-4-5 pain points with hybrid cloud

MUMBAI, INDIA: The hybrid cloud has undeniable benefits; it is a game changer in the truest sense. Defining the 3-4-5 pain–it mainly refers to the average technology refresh cycles of businesses relating to compute, storage and network respectively. Many enterprises

Three Things About 4K

Pratima H MUMBAI, INDIA: In a quick interview, Ramki Sankaranarayanan, founder and CEO, Prime Focus Technologies, juggles with many buttons on the remote control of innovation that he has been wielding for the past few years. And we couldn’t help

Key IT infrastructure trends CIOs need to consider in 2015

BANGALORE, INDIA: 2014 has been a momentous year for VMware, particularly in India. “We are witnessing a pretty significant business transformation, where businesses are digitizing and their products and go-to-market strategies are changing. For IT, it’s a question of how

Technology trends driving big shift in enterprises

Shailendra Ravi The evolution of technology has been the key milestones in the growth of industries across verticals. It has covered a long journey from main frames to server PC and now it’s heading to the third platform that will

India’s mega trends for 2015: IoT, Big Data, Hybrid Cloud

BANGALORE, INDIA: If 2014 was a year of big change in technology and new visions for India by the government – the digital India, Make in India and the smart cities campaign, 2015 will solidify these changes and start a

Top 2015 technology trends focused on the impact of the digital business shift

BANGALORE, INDIA: With the amalgamation of the real and virtual worlds, connectivity everywhere, the inundation of intelligence everywhere, and the accumulative technological impact of the digital business shift, businesses are asking – if not demanding – their technology partners to

Red Hat and Wipro extend collaboration for open hybrid cloud

BANGALORE, INDIA: Wipro Ltd. and Red Hat announce the global expansion of their alliance to accelerate the deployment of open hybrid cloud solutions. As part of the expanded collaboration, Red Hat and Wipro will work together to develop and deliver