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  • Top 5 Web Hosting Talk Threads, Oct. 9
    Friday, October 9, 2015
    Every week our colleagues at Web Hosting Talk compile the top 5 most popular forum threads. Want to join in the conversation? Leave your thoughts in the comments and visitWeb Hosting Talk to sign up and learn more....
  • New Massive-Memory AWS Cloud VMs First IaaS to Use Intel's Latest Xeon
    Friday, October 9, 2015
    The new breed of enterprise applications, where massive amounts of corporate and customer data is constantly analyzed in real time, requires a lot of computing horsepower, and those workloads are best served by computing architectures that rely on...
  • Hosting Layer Accounts for 8 Percent of Enterprise Security Budgets: Cost of Cyber Crime Report
    Friday, October 9, 2015
    The annual cost of cybercrime for large organizations increased 13.9 percent in the fiscal year 2015 when measured in local currency, including a 29 percent increase in Russia, according to the Ponemon Institute and sponsored by HP Enterprise...
  • Google Domains Offers Custom Email Addresses, Integrates Apps for Work
    Friday, October 9, 2015
    Google has expanded its Domains offering with custom email addresses and over 90 new domain extensions, the company announced this week in a blog post. The service expansion also includes domain ownership transferring and a new integration of Google...
  • AWS Launches Internet of Things Cloud Platform
    Friday, October 9, 2015
    In a highly anticipated announcement this week at AWS re:Invent, AWS announced a move into the Internet of Things (IoT) space on Thursday with the launch of AWS IoT, a managed cloud platform that lets connected devices interact with AWS services. The...
  • Rogue Wave Software Buys PHP Pioneer Zend Technologies
    Thursday, October 8, 2015
    This week, Rogue Wave Software, a provider of cross-platform software development tools, announced its acquisition of Israel-based Zend Technologies, which specializes in PHP web and mobile application development and deployment solutions. The...
  • AWS Releases Slew of Services Designed to be Cheaper, Easier than "Old Guard" Tools
    Thursday, October 8, 2015
    In the keynote on Wednesday morning at AWS re:Invent, Andy Jassy, VP of AWS, spoke about how the cloud has given developers and "builders" more power, and made several announcements of new services directed at these particular users.
  • In Latest Release, OX App Suite Allows Collaboration with ‘Guest' Users
    Thursday, October 8, 2015
    The latest version of Open-Xchange‘s OX App Suite now lets users share files, calendars tasks and contacts with anyone, regardless of whether they have an OX App Suite account by providing "Guest Accounts". This allows "Guests"...
  • Equinix Intros Converged Infrastructure that Connects to AWS
    Wednesday, October 7, 2015
    Equinix today announced new professional services to help customers configure their networks to work with Amazon Web Services Direct Connect through the Equinix Cloud Exchange platform and a blueprint for a Cisco-NetApp converged infrastructure...
  • Rackspace Brings Signature Fanatical Support to AWS
    Wednesday, October 7, 2015
    Rackspace announced the launch of its anticipated AWS managed services offerings Tuesday at AWS re:Invent. A post to the official Rackspace blog accompanying the announcement asked the obvious question: Why is Rackspace supporting Amazon Web...