Reprahduce gone?: a follow-up
Hewlett-Packard's bet to be a server leader revolves around hyperscale servers, targeted workloads, power savings, and better density. At stake is HP's reputation as an innovator.
The acquisition of Terremark, which provides cloud services and data center hosting, is designed to accelerate Verizon's "everything-as-a-service cloud strategy."
Several high-profile e-commerce sites were inaccessible for around half an hour Wednesday evening, due to what customer support at a major DNS provider called an attack.
I didn't have any howlers. But I was off here and there with the pace of change.
New research shows that instead of cutting staff, IT leaders are leveraging new technologies like virtualization and cloud computing to deal with reduced budgets.
In recent weeks, the landscape of cloud computing has changed dramatically, with the introduction of services from the likes of Amazon, Savvis, Terremark and OpSource.
Thanks to the cloud, many revenue streams for the VARs and resellers of the world are going to be severely impacted...but the coming opportunities might be even more lucrative.
The new organization includes more than 70 global IT leaders, representing $50 billion dollars in annual IT spend. They've banded together to learn from each other and together influence IT procurement.
Open-sourcing its Cloud Servers and Cloud Files APIs gives Rackspace a useful point of differentiation from Amazon Web Services.