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  • Cisco pumping $US1 billion more into Intercloud

    Cisco on Monday said it is expanding on its Intercloud multi-Cloud service provider initiative with another $1 billion investment, designed to lead to more products, datacentres and partners.

    Written by Jim Duffy30 Sept. 14 01:12
  • Local Telstra customers testing global Cisco cloud

    Telstra on Monday said the Cisco Intercloud platform is now in live trial mode for selected customers in Australia, which the telco has declined to name.

    Written by Byron Connolly22 Sept. 14 11:56
  • Woolworths sees future in hybrid cloud

    Woolworths is using converged infrastructure as the foundation of a transition to private cloud, but the the ultimate destination will be a hybrid setup that leverages multiple public clouds, the supermarket chain’s infrastructure chief, Matt Chamley, today told the Sydney leg of EMC Forum 2014.

    Written by Rohan Pearce01 Aug. 14 14:27
  • Enterprises increasingly look to the private Cloud

    Companies interested in moving to cloud computing are increasingly choosing a private cloud for the increased security and, often, compliance features instead of the public cloud, according to a recent survey.

    Written by Sharon Gaudin18 July 14 06:01
  • HP looks to ease enterprise IT cloud fears

    Hewlett-Packard hopes its focus on private clouds -- and it's investment of muscle and money in the technology -- can convince enterprise IT executives that it can provide a secure way to enter the fray.

    Written by Sharon Gaudin08 May 14 20:38
  • Fox Sports bets on private cloud

    Fox Sports has rebuilt its IT systems from scratch in under 12 months for a new production studio in Artarmon on Sydney’s north shore.

    Written by Adam Bender06 March 14 16:00
  • Cloud debate now about speed and sophistication

    Moving to an as-a-service computing model is inevitable and the discussion across enterprises is no longer just about risk but rather the speed by which services can be delivered to achieve competitive advantage, argues Bernadette Jew.

    Written by Bernadette Jew11 Dec. 13 12:11
  • NAB continues private cloud migration

    National Australia Bank (NAB)’s move to a private cloud infrastructure will continue well into 2015, the bank said this week.

    Written by Hamish Barwick11 Dec. 13 10:48
  • Rackspace Aims for a More Flexible Public Cloud

    Rackspace Hosting says it has rearchitected its public cloud with a workload-oriented framework designed to deliver optimal performance and price based on the workload. It now comes in two flavors and the company says more are on the way.

    Written by Thor Olavsrud05 Nov. 13 15:47
  • WD rolls out secure My Cloud drive, media hub

    WD today announced My Cloud, an Internet-connected hard drive that is available in 2TB, 3TB, and 4TB capacities and offers a simple setup.

    Written by Lucas Mearian02 Oct. 13 12:05
  • Cloud industry needs to standardize, says Fed CIO

    Frank Baitman, the CIO of the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, was at the Amazon Web Services conference praising the company's services. His talk was on the verge of becoming a long infomercial, when he stepped back and changed direction.

    Written by Jaikumar Vijayan11 Sept. 13 10:09