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Toshiba intros cloud back-up for new Canvio 3.0 HDs

By : CIOL Bureau

The new Toshiba Canvio portable hard drives come in three ranges, 500 GB, 750 GB and 1 TB

NComputing deploys 5 Lakh virtual desktops in India

By : CIOL Bureau

The company saw over 150 per cent year-over-year growth in shipments of its virtual desktop solutions in India

Global Gossip ties-up with Verizon for cloud platform

By : CIOL Bureau

Verizon’s cloud platform will support Global Gossip’s 300 sites across Australia, Europe, Fiji, New Zealand, the UK, and the US

SDSC launches largest cloud storage system

By : CIOL Bureau

The San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) cloud centre is touted to be the largest academic-based cloud storage system in the US

AWS puts snag behind it, sees more cloud

By : CIOL Bureau

AWS, the world’s largest cloud-based service provider, has been a pioneer in the business, which offers computing power and storage remotely to enterprise clients

Salesforce.com acquires Assistly for $50 million

By : CIOL Bureau

Assistly lets small companies and emerging businesses set-up and deliver social customer-service in minutes, with zero-touch onboarding

Wyse PocketCloud hits emerging mobile cloud mkt

By : CIOL Bureau

Instead of saving content on far-away servers and then downloading it every time across mobile telecom networks when it is used, PocketCloud links devices with each other

Cloud storage gateways for data protection

By : CIOL Bureau

Cloud storage promises several advantages while addressing information explosion: pay for only the storage used, near real-time scalability, access to data from any location, and freedom from worrying about protecting and managing data stored in the cloud

Open Virtualization Alliance signs-up 200 members

By : CIOL Bureau

At its launch in May 2011, the OVA founding members included BMC Software, Eucalyptus Systems, HP, IBM, Intel, Red Hat and SUSE

‘HP will serve both classic and cloud worlds’

By : CIOL Bureau

HP will remain the best printing technology for the classic model such as desktop and notebook. And will also develop technologies such as e-Print and apps, so as to give consumers the ability to be web connected, said John Solomon, senior VP, HP IPG APJ

NetApp to help Sai InfoSystem in cloud venture

By : CIOL Bureau

Cloud services offered by Sai InfoSystem (India) Ltd. & BSNL would target the Government segment & large and medium enterprises

Taiwan telecom carriers plan huge cloud investment

By : CIOL Bureau

Chunghwa Telecom has also become the first Taiwanese company pushing into mainland China’s cloud-computing market

HP launches VirtualSystem for VMware

By : CIOL Bureau

The new solution promises to speed-up implementation and lay a foundation for future upgradation to cloud computing services, says HP

Baidu mulls cloud computing acquisitions

By : CIOL Bureau

Baidu has built on its dominance of China’s search market since Google Inc’s high-profile exit

Salesforce adds social, mobile capabilities to cloud

By : CIOL Bureau

The new features include the general availability of Database.com, Heroku for Java and new social and mobile capabilities on Force.com

VMware intros products, services for post-PC era

By : CIOL Bureau

VMware announces VMware View 5, VMware Horizon, VMware Horizon Application Manager and VMware Horizon Mobile at VMworld 2011

VMware, Cisco, EMC deploy Vblock at KPIT

By : CIOL Bureau

The deployment will enable KPIT Cummins to scale its infrastructure and at the same time enable employee access to hosted virtual desktop from anywhere and over a broad range of end-user devices

Verizon acquires cloud player CloudSwitch

By : CIOL Bureau

Verizon plans to combine CloudSwitch, a privately held company based in Burlington, Mass., with its Terremark IT services subsidiary

Citrix integrates RingCube to VDI platform

By : CIOL Bureau

Citrix XenDesktop 5.5 enhances user personalization and high-definition experience over the LAN or WAN, claims Citrix

HP unveils storage software for cloud, 3PAR arrays

By : CIOL Bureau

HP extends converged storage product line with new storage federation technology, HP Peer Motion