Archive for Category: "Cloud Computing"

US Army moving education content to cloud for better access

US Army moving education content to cloud for better access

Eighteen months ago, the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command began migrating education content to the dotcom cloud, a commercially operated bank of servers. This is a significant step for several reasons. The Army is currently a Common Access Card-enabled, Windows-based devices operating environment. That means Soldiers can’t access much of the training and education […]

SK Planet Chooses Metacloud for Its OpenStack-based Private Cloud Solution

SK Planet Chooses Metacloud for Its OpenStack-based Private Cloud Solution

Metacloud, Inc., a leader in deploying and operating OpenStack as a Service for some of the world’s largest companies, is pleased to announce a deal with SK Telecom subsidiary SK Planet. Established in October 2011, SK Planet is leading the revolution of online and mobile service platforms with its digital content, integrated commerce, and advertising […]

Parasoft and Skytap Deliver Cloud-Based Development Testing

Parasoft and Skytap Deliver Cloud-Based Development Testing

Parasoft, the leading provider of Service Virtualization, API Testing, and Development Testing technologies, and Skytap, the leading provider of self-service application development environments in the cloud, today announced a joint offering that delivers cloud-based Development Testing. The joint solution featuring Parasoft Development Testing Platform (which includes Parasoft Static Analysis and Unit Testing) and Skytap Cloud […]

US data capital poised to advance leadership position in big data

US data capital poised to advance leadership position in big data

The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC), the George Washington University (GW), and Attain, LLC, has released a research report conducted by Chmura Economics and Analytics highlighting the depth and breadth of big data experience, expertise and assets in Northern Virginia and the Potomac region. The report “Big Data and Analytics in Northern Virginia and the […]

White House report embraces ‘big data,’ privacy rules

White House report embraces ‘big data,’ privacy rules

A study ordered by US President Barack Obama and released Thursday concludes that analysis of “big data” can help society in many ways, from improving health care to spurring economic growth. But the report also said the vast expansion of computer analytics of large data banks creates new threats to privacy, and recommended updated rules […]

Riverbed Announces New Features in Stingray that Make Cloud Applications Faster, More Secure

Riverbed Announces New Features in Stingray that Make Cloud Applications Faster, More Secure

Interop Las Vegas 2014 Riverbed Technology (NASDAQ: RVBD), the leader in application performance infrastructure, today announced new features for Riverbed® Stingray®, the company’s #1 virtual application delivery controller (ADC) product family. Together, the new features in Stingray Traffic ManagerTM 9.6 and Riverbed Stingray Services ControllerTM 1.2 improve the performance of business applications like Microsoft SharePoint […]

Amadeus Launches New Cloud-Based Platform for the Airport of the Future

Amadeus Launches New Cloud-Based Platform for the Airport of the Future

MADRID, Spain: Amadeus today reinforced its commitment to developing the airport of the future with the launch of Amadeus Airport Common Use Service (ACUS), a next-gen airport platform capable of carrying out all passenger processing functions. The cloud-based Software as a Service (SaaS) solution platform will allow airlines and ground handlers to share the physical […]

Arista Networks Expands Cloud Platform with New 100 Gigabit Options

Arista Networks Expands Cloud Platform with New 100 Gigabit Options

Arista Networks today announced two new 100GbE modules that, with Arista EOS, provide scalability, multi-tenancy, and network virtualization through open and programmable overlays, helping customers achieve seamless workload and VM mobility. Automated provisioning, combined with the new products, gives customers greater flexibility, scale and density for the most demanding cloud networks. Additionally, the 7300X Series […]