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Oh what a tangled cloud we weave

AWS sneaks Windows VMs out the back door as Rackspace offers vCloud Air alternative
Simon Sharwood, 23 Jan 02:57

Amazon gobbles chips firm Annapurna to speed up cloudy data centers

Stealth firm could solve networking costs conundrum for AWS
Neil McAllister, 23 Jan 01:17

RHEL on VCE is ESA's new tech launchpad

Space agency now orbiting new private cloud
Richard Chirgwin, 22 Jan 04:30

Facebook worth more than Portugal? Hell, it's worth a LOT more than THAT

Worstall on Wednesday Zuck should have hired ME
Tim Worstall, 21 Jan 09:00

Network virty comes to VMware's cloud

vCloud Air gets closer to servers-by-the-hour and hangs out the 'startups wanted' sign
Simon Sharwood, 21 Jan 06:02

It's a very freaky cloud, the kind you don't take home to mother

Platform9 suggests OpenStack act as SUPERFREAK for vSphere control freak
Simon Sharwood, 21 Jan 05:01

SAP’s cloudy future prompts a dip in profit forecast

Calm down, £5.3bn 2017 profit still coming
Kat Hall, 20 Jan 16:52

Microsoft and mate release Azure transporter beam

Open source migration code shunts your IaaS around inside Redmond-land
Simon Sharwood, 19 Jan 05:59

Microsoft Azure was most FAIL-FILLED cloud of 2014

They were still up for over 99% of the time, in fairness
Gavin Clarke, 16 Jan 11:59

Google-gulped Stackdriver reborn as cloudy control freak

AWS operations platform extended in beta
Gavin Clarke, 15 Jan 12:04

DigitalOcean adds FreeBSD, explores cloudy Windows

Adding BSD was easy. Now to negotiate with Microsoft
Simon Sharwood, 14 Jan 17:03
Columns of coins in the cloud

March deadline nears for FAT, JUICY Euro Commish cloud service contracts

2,500TB of spare storage? Fond of paperwork? Give it a go
Jennifer Baker, 13 Jan 16:28
Haswell E5-2600 series die

Amazon's new EC2 compute instances run on SECRET INTEL CHIPS

Custom Xeons power high-perf cloudy number crunchers
Neil McAllister, 13 Jan 00:58
Openstack log

Symantec wins spot on OpenStack Foundation board

Elections for individual members under way
Simon Sharwood, 12 Jan 02:02

Opinion

Brueghel_Leapfrog

CLOUD-to-CLOUD backup: A chasm-Spanning leap

Comment It's gonna boom as public cloud use for apps grows
Chris Mellor, 23 Dec 17:58
Medal of Honour

Speaking in Tech: Sony breach proves you can NEVER defend perimeter

Podcast Coming wars in 'Cloud Space': grab your weapons
Team Register, 11 Dec 17:02

News

Verizon says 40-hour outage was outage to end all outages

Planned maintenance for Verizon Cloud sails past 'far less than 48 hours' pledge
Simon Sharwood, 11 Jan 22:58

IBM ushers in BIGGEST EVER re-org for the cloud era, say insiders

CEO Ginni Rometty making her mark...(it has been 3+ years)
Paul Kunert, 09 Jan 09:33

AWS adds multi-account support to control freak console

End of log in, log off irritation for admins
Simon Sharwood, 07 Jan 11:17

No one trusts Oracle, shrieks CCL as cloudy ball misses its goals

If only they did as I want them to, sighs pressure group
Gavin Clarke, 06 Jan 14:02

Cap’n Ericsson and his great SEABORNE CLOUD wheeze

CES 2015 A life on the ocean wave, a node on the rolling deep
Simon Rockman, 06 Jan 12:19

‘Get off of my Cloud’ Verizon tells users ahead of 48-hour maintenance outage

Still able to upload morphed pics of Douglas Jardine though
Simon Sharwood, 05 Jan 08:02

Rackspace restored after DDOS takes out DNS

11-hour incident blocked traffic from reaching rackspace.com and some subdomains
Simon Sharwood, 24 Dec 03:58

CLOUD-to-CLOUD backup: A chasm-Spanning leap

Comment It's gonna boom as public cloud use for apps grows
Chris Mellor, 23 Dec 17:58

Microsoft shutters Office 365's free web site service

Feature won't be replaced but price stays the same
Simon Sharwood, 22 Dec 04:56

One third of servers, storage and switches are sold to clouds

$6.5 BEEELLLION of cloud sales per quarter, half to public clouds
Simon Sharwood, 22 Dec 00:26

Love the cloud? Be a ‘Cloud Hero’ with Microsoft

Promo Take the challenge, win prizes
David Gordon, 19 Dec 13:00
Hadoop_elephant

Teradata gobbles up data squasher RainStor

Fourth engulfment of 2014 brings Hadoop-y archiving
Gavin Clarke, 18 Dec 11:55

TALE OF FAIL: Microsoft offers blow-by-blow Azure outage account

Buggy software and bad deployment borked Redmond's cloud
Simon Sharwood, 18 Dec 08:29

Oracle, the King of Cloud? Maybe in Ellison's world

Analysis Claims that cloud will drive Oracle's future growth ring hollow
Neil McAllister, 18 Dec 08:03

Pacnet becomes 'potential' prey for Australia's Telstra

Oh great. Dominant telco from five eyes member bidding to buy US-to-Asia cables
cloud

Back dat app up: Microsoft opens Azure Backup to Windows PCs

Cloudy data protection no longer just for Windows Server
Neil McAllister, 17 Dec 02:02
Snap, snap, snap ...

Google Cloud gets 'snappy' with Ubuntu Core support

Canonical's Docker-friendly micro-OS arrives on Compute Engine
Neil McAllister, 16 Dec 22:16
Halo 4

Microsoft to open source HALO's cloudy back-end

Azure, meanwhile, advances its hybrid march
Simon Sharwood, 16 Dec 05:58