HPE to acquire SD-WAN firm Silver Peak for US$925 million
The deal will enable HPE to couple its Aruba Edge Services platform with Silver Peak’s software-defined wide area networking (SD-WAN) platform.
HPE announces new Ezmeral & GreenLake edge-to-cloud services
Juniper Networks named Leader in data centre and cloud networking by Gartner
Google & Parallels to bring Windows apps to Chrome Enterprise
Oracle launches second Gen 2 Cloud region in India
TIBCO adds support for Microsoft Azure Cognitive Services
Alibaba Cloud commits US$283M to aid partners in joint ventures
Pure Storage adds new data services in software update
New features include active disaster recovery built on new continuous replication technology and unified block and file capabilities.
Circular IT management could save the industry - and the planet
Circular IT management is possible, and it could save hundreds of millions of old IT products from ending up in landfills and polluting the earth.
MEF grants 3.0 SD-WAN certification to Fortinet
MEF has recently certified Fortinet’s Secure SD-WAN offering as being able to support MEF 3.0 SD-WAN services.
Schneider Electric named HPE Momentum Edge Partner of the Year
The awards recognise partners from across the HPE ecosystem for their performance, customer commitment, growth and innovation, and professional achievements.
Digital Realty scoops Green Lease Leaders award
Green Lease Leaders manage nearly three billion square feet of commercial and government space across North America, representing a huge potential for growth in green leases.
SAP managed services to go on-premise with Red Hat
Through OpenShift virtualization, customers can host SAP's managed services on a secure, dedicated virtual infrastructure.
Trend Micro ranks number one in Global Hybrid Cloud Security - IDC
The cloud security firm enjoyed a market share of 29.5% last year, three times that of the number two vendor.
HPE rolls out AI-based sensor tech to help firms return to work
HPE has developed a new range of technology-based return-to-work solutions designed to control the spread of infectious viruses such as COVID-19.
Google Cloud and HCL strengthen partnership, bolster e-commerce CX
Google Cloud will now be the preferred cloud platform for HCL Commerce, providing a global edge and expanded infrastructure to power businesses’ e-commerce strategies.
Business climate stabilising for tech companies following COVID crisis - report
The survey shows technology companies are continuing to see customer interest in cybersecurity, cloud computing and other areas.
Bamboo Systems launches servers for next gen data centres and computing
“Without the constraints of legacy designs, we are able to deliver servers that are built for today's microservices-based software, but which consume a fraction of the energy of traditional systems."
Huawei ranks #6 among world’s most innovative companies for 2020
Apple, Alphabet, Amazon, Microsoft and Huawei occupy the top spots, followed by Alibaba, IBM, Sony and Facebook.
Dell brings IT infrastructure & cloud capabilities to the edge
"Sometimes the edge is a 100-degree rooftop, not a temperature-controlled traditional data centre."
Supermicro's SuperServer ready to tackle 'biggest AI, analytics challenges'
“This new SuperServer provides a powerful and trusted foundation for your most secure and mission critical workloads in enterprise, cloud-scale, or hybrid environments.”
HPE adds AI intelligence to storage solutions
Updates Primera and Nimble Storage with AI-driven automation solutions to reduce workload and improve reliability.
Equinix brings Alibaba Cloud access to the US, APAC and EMEA
"We are glad to deepen our collaboration with Alibaba Cloud in new metros around the world. In today's digital economy, delivering cloud computing has become a top priority for enterprises."
Evoque Data Centers appoints new CEO
“This is the appropriate time to bring someone in to lead the company through the next stage of development," says former CEO.
WD’s new bunch-of-flash shared storage solution
New Ultrastar NVMe SSDs and RapidFlex NVMe-oF controllers are standalone solutions that combine creating the OpenFlex Data24 NVMe-oF Storage Platform.
Gartner: Strong revenue growth forecast for container management software and services
This is the first time Gartner has published a forecast for container management, in response to the increasing importance of the underlying technology.
Quantum computing one step closer to commercialisation
“Building and operating the CQ chip requires measurements to be successfully performed at the very limits of what can be achieved technologically in the world today."
Colt extends SD-WAN offering for customers moving to cloud
“By using Colt’s SD WAN multi-cloud offering, enterprises can now benefit from better performance, security, scalability and efficiency by accessing all their cloud services through a streamlined infrastructure."
HPE offers edge & 5G solutions for telcos
HPE has this week launched a new software-as-a-service-based offering for telecommunications firms, as 5G rollouts gain strong momentum.
Orgs to take to the cloud post-pandemic, study shows
87% of enterprises will accelerate their cloud migration in a post-COVID-19 world reveals a study by LogicMonitor.
Fastly adds greater functionality to serverless computing solution
The new features bring customisable logging, real-time and historical metrics, and end to end request visibility to organisations to give developers greater transparency into what happens after code is deployed within a serverless architecture.
STULZ develops next generation data center cooling system
“Climate management is one of the key challenges faced by operators of large, colocation and hyperscale data centres. A failure to understand the consequences of heat generation and deal with it properly can be disastrous."
AWS and Slack enter strategic partnership
Amazon Web Services has teamed up with and Slack Technologies in a new multi-year agreement that will deliver solutions for enhanced enterprise workforce collaboration.
Nutanix launches solutions designed to empower IT teams working remotely
Nutanix has launched new solutions for cloud infrastructure management, enabling IT teams to deploy, upgrade and troubleshoot cloud software from anywhere, whether at home or from a central office location.
Huawei foresees bright outlook for hyperscale & large data centers
“Hyperscalers will require much higher power, exerting great pressure on systems. This will push for the adoption of a more standardized, prefabricated, and replicable architecture of future data centers.”
QNAP launches NAS engineered for backup, recovery & virtualisation
“The TS-431X3 provides comprehensive local, off-site and cloud backup and secure Snapshot technology to help create a reliable backup and disaster recovery plan."
Rackspace and AWS extend relationship to reach more customers
Under the Strategic Collaboration Agreement (SCA) with AWS, Rackspace Technology is set on helping customers realise greater value from AWS cloud services.
Digital Realty announces Hong Kong data center build
The HKG11 data center will span 21,000 square metres and deliver 24 megawatts of IT capacity, to be in Kwai Chung, a developing data center cluster.
Google Cloud picks up NVIDIA A100 Tensor Core GPUs in alpha
Google Cloud is the first company to offer the new NVIDIA GPU as part of the Accelerator-Optimised VM (A2) instance family.
NetApp moves to acquire Spot, eyeing application driven infrastructure
The companies say their integration can help customers save up to 90% of their compute and storage cloud expenses, as well as encourage the acceleration of public cloud adoption.
Prevasio unveils threat analysis sandbox for containers
New SaaS solution aims to prevent breaches by automating dynamic threat analysis for docker containers.
Lenovo looks to enable next generation of business with purpose-built servers
“Our new ThinkSystem servers are designed to enhance mission-critical applications like SAP HANA and accelerate next-generation workloads like AI, analytics and machine learning."
Schneider Electric extends partnerships, unveils new industrial edge solutions
The new partnership programme focuses on bolstering industrial edge computing solutions with its partners, and has already resulted in the release of three industrial edge programmes.
DE-CIX financials reflect on 2019 as major growth year
The growth is spread over 20 locations worldwide, with notable successes in North America and Europe.
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