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Apple seeking to reverse its green record

By : CIOL Bureau

The iPhone maker will ‘switch its US east coast data centre from coal to solar power’, says a report on The Sydney Morning Herald

Drobo, Pogoplug to offer free 10GB cloud storage

By : CIOL Bureau

Drobo customers will have access to free cloud storage, remote file access and digital media streaming using Pogoplug Cloud, a new service announced last week

Aditi acquires cloud company Cumulux

By : CIOL Bureau

Cumulux is the 2010 Microsoft Cloud Partner of the Year

Journey to the Cloud

By : CIOL Bureau

While cloud services are still in a nascent stage, IDC estimates that the market was already $16 billion worldwide in 2009 and is expected to reach $55 billion by 2014

Build private cloud with existing infra, says Symantec

By : CIOL Bureau

Symantec announces Storage Management and Availability 6.0 and says existing infrastructure can be transformed to build a private cloud, with the first step being virtualisation

Oracle offers cloud management platform

By : CIOL Bureau

A company official says the data encryption in its new Enterprise Manager makes it secured for enterprises to take their mission critical applications to cloud

Quest acquires VKernel

By : CIOL Bureau

Quest acquired the privately held virtualized infrastructure operations management provider based in Boston, Mass, for an undisclosed amount

Apple launches cloud music service in US

By : CIOL Bureau

The new iTunes Match cloud music service costs $25 a year and one can avail it by signing up with iTunes 10.5.1

India’s NIC builds IaaS cloud on Eucalyptus

By : CIOL Bureau

National Informatics Centre will deliver IT services and infrastructure to remote districts and villages through an architecture built on Eucalyptus

Salesforce.com to acquire social, mobile cloud co

By : CIOL Bureau

Salesforcewill acquire Model Metrics for an undisclosed amount

Microsoft exec sees cloud-specific things on Xbox

By : CIOL Bureau

Microsoft has already began working on it

Accenture intros private cloud for SAP application

By : CIOL Bureau

The solution features a transparent migration of two SAP solutions — ERP application and NetWeaver Business Warehouse (NetWeaver BW) component — to a managed private cloud infrastructure

Amazon finds start-up investments in the ‘cloud’

By : CIOL Bureau

Amazon backs Yieldex, Sonian, Engine Yard, Animoto

Vidyo rolls out virtualized videoconferencing

By : CIOL Bureau

Clients can expand their Vidyo conferencing network without any capital investments after buying Vidyo’s licence for the first site when they use servers of VMWare or Amazon

New era belongs to Cloud, says Citrix

By : CIOL Bureau

Citrix is all set to embrace the post-PC era with relevant solutions,and hopes personal cloud will replace traditional desktops and cater to IT departments supporting multiple devices

Cloud matures to be a necessity: VMware

By : CIOL Bureau

Fifty per cent of Indian companies, in a survey, have said that they prefer hybrid clouds, especially in the BFSI, telecommunications and healthcare industries

Cloud banking to drive ‘creative destruction’

By : CIOL Bureau

A Gartner survey finds that cloud is the top priority for global FS CIOs and that 39 per cent of those surveyed expect that more than half of all their transactions will be supported via cloud infrastructure and SaaS by 2015

Internap announces OpenStack public cloud platform

By : CIOL Bureau

These public cloud compute offerings build on Internap’s private cloud services and its recently introduced cloud storage service, also based on OpenStack

Cheaper virtual desktops from Citrix soon

By : CIOL Bureau

The company strongly believes that virtual desktops are a more viable option to afford compared to personal computers

Nasuni unveils multi-site access to its data centre

By : CIOL Bureau

Multi-site allows organizations with several locations to work on a single set of shared data