HANGZHOU, China--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 26, 2018--Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, has won the 2018 MySQL Community Awards: Corporate Contributor, which recognizes its contribution to the MySQL ecosystem, the world’s most popular open source database. The award, presented earlier this week at the Percona Live conference held in Santa Clara, … [Read more...] about Alibaba Cloud Receives MySQL Corporate Contributor Award
Independent cloud service providers
We are told that the future of computing is cloud solutions, be those private, hybrid or pure public cloud. However, many organisations are simply not ready to totally abandon their investments in on-premises infrastructure or to move core applications or data to the cloud. For some, it's a matter of security and compliance, while others have workloads that aren't well-suited … [Read more...] about Colocation to cloud — is colocation truly redundant in a cloud world?
SANTA CLARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 23, 2018--Avaya Holdings Corp. (NYSE:AVYA) today announced that it has become a Supplier Partner of Intelisys, a ScanSource (NASDAQ: SCSC) company and the nation’s leading Technology Services Distributor, through the Avaya Master Agent program. Intelisys Sales Partners will help to accelerate sales of Avaya cloud to small- through … [Read more...] about Avaya Cloud Solutions Now Available Through Intelisys With Avaya Master Agent Program
PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 18, 2018--Remote DBA Experts, LLC (“RDX” or the “Company”), a leading provider of remote database administration (“DBA”) and cloud managed services, announced today that it has been acquired by Madison Dearborn Partners (“MDP”), a leading private equity firm based in Chicago. RDX’s management … [Read more...] about Madison Dearborn Partners Acquires Leading Database Infrastructure and Cloud Managed Services Provider RDX
Cloud deployment is a topic that is moving up the agenda for most organisations, made attractive by its promise of huge gains in collaboration, scalability, flexibility and cost. IDC predicts that at some point this year at least half of IT spending will be cloud-based, reaching 60 per cent of all IT infrastructure, and between 60 and 70 per cent of all software, … [Read more...] about The difficulties of building a cloud strategy and how to solve them