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How much will it take to make OpenStack better? Well, stack dev Mirantis just bagged $100m ...

We'll knock out a wall there, put through some pipes there
Gavin Clarke, 21 Oct 18:41

Microsoft and Dell’s cloud in a box: Instant Azure for the data centre

Analysis A less painful way to run Microsoft’s private cloud
Tim Anderson, 21 Oct 14:35

Most cloud apps flout EU data protection rules – study

Data Protection Directive not passed yet, though...
John Leyden, 21 Oct 08:58

CAGE MATCH: Microsoft, Dell open co-located bit barns in Oz

Whole new species of XaaS spawning in the antipodes
Simon Sharwood, 21 Oct 02:03

Ex-Microsoft man takes up arms for Red Hat's open-cloud crusade

Because enterprise cloud doesn't just happen
Gavin Clarke, 20 Oct 13:04

Make life easy for yourself when you move to the cloud

Know what you really, really want
Stuart Burns, 17 Oct 10:05

Juno what's just been released? OpenStack 10, that's what

1,419 contributors at 133 companies deliver 342 new features and fix 3,219 bugs
Simon Sharwood, 17 Oct 04:29
Lenticular Cloud

Cloud skills certification can add zeros to your pay cheque

Grab some letters to put after your name
Rachel Willcox, 16 Oct 09:59
Amazon Web Services Workspaces

AWS pulls desktop-as-a-service from the PC

Support for PCoIP protocol means zero clients can run cloudy desktops
Simon Sharwood, 16 Oct 06:56


Storiant software

Upstart brags about cheaper-than-Amazon private cold data cloud

Storiant man asks you to check out their racks
One Windows: Windows 10 will be delivered on multiple device types

Windows 10: Forget Cloudobile, put Security and Privacy First

Sysadmin Blog But - dammit - It would be insane to say 'don't collect, because NSA'
Trevor Pott, 14 Oct 15:16

CURSE YOU, 'streaming' music services! I want a bloody CD

Something for the Weekend, Sir? Like chillax, Dabbsy-o
Alistair Dabbs, 27 Sep 08:00


SAP, IBM snuggle up for HANA-as-a-service

Thanks for the in-memories
Gavin Clarke, 14 Oct 23:44

Windows 10: Forget Cloudobile, put Security and Privacy First

Sysadmin Blog But - dammit - It would be insane to say 'don't collect, because NSA'
Trevor Pott, 14 Oct 15:16

Salesforce and Microsoft to unleash integrations ... next year

Timetable for collaboration looks to be slipping a bit
Simon Sharwood, 13 Oct 23:58

Oracle hires former SAP exec for cloudy push

'We know Larry said cloud was gibberish, and insane, and idiotic, but...'
Paul Kunert, 12 Oct 14:19

Intel, Cisco and co reveal PLANS to keep tabs on WORLD'S MACHINES

RoTM Connecting everything to everything... Er, good idea?
Jennifer Baker, 10 Oct 15:22

AWS 'won' Xen-mess-inspired cloud reboot says Rightscale

Sysadmins say less patchwork required in the cloud than own bit barns
Simon Sharwood, 10 Oct 05:32

Cisco to sink $16m in cloudy Chinese joint venture with TCL Corp

Sets up $80m commercial cloud firm with China electronics bods

Cloud to kill off legacy apps, says Rackspace CEO Taylor Rhodes

Interview Trouble on horizon for today's dev companies and platforms
Simon Sharwood, 09 Oct 07:32

Australia mandates* cloud use by government agencies

*Unless cloud is insecure, expensive or can't do the job
Simon Sharwood, 08 Oct 21:14

Three UK fined £250,000 for customer complaints COCKUP

Ofcom punishes mobe operator for giving up on whingers
Kelly Fiveash, 08 Oct 14:58

Docker acqui-slurps Koality

This one's for you, devs, to stop containers spilling into messy projects
Simon Sharwood, 07 Oct 11:33
Azure Index

Redmond flicks switch on Dropbox for VMs

That's how it works, but Redmond calls it Azure Site Recovery
Simon Sharwood, 07 Oct 07:29
Sydney harbour bridge poking out of the clouds

Azure Australia certified good enough for government work

Redmondian outpost signed off to handle 'Unclassified Sensitive data'
Simon Sharwood, 06 Oct 13:29

Another day, another cloud computing price cut

Chocolate Factory cuts Compute Engine costs by about ten per cent
Simon Sharwood, 03 Oct 06:58
Artist's impression of thunder-thighs kicking a lesser dinosaur into touch. Pic: UCL

Larry Ellison: Who's the DINOSAUR NOW, cloudy rivals?

'We're just getting started,' Ellison warns incumbents

Internet of Things? Hold my beer, I got this: ARM crafts OS to rule them all

ARM TechCon New mbed operating system tries to pave over chip rivalries to lure in IoT startups
Chris Williams, 01 Oct 17:15

AWS Enterprise Summit 2014 hits the heart of London

Promo Thinking of going to the town on the cloud? Go to the city first
David Gordon, 01 Oct 12:17
Larry Ellison's keynote at Openworld 2014

Larry Ellison, Oracle's humble CTO, demos cloud migration at OpenWorld

OpenWorld Ex-CEO still knows his way around a server
Neil McAllister, 01 Oct 07:29