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  • AWS Worth $5 Billion But May No Longer Be Biggest Cloud Earner
    Tuesday, April 28, 2015
    Quarterly reports from tech giants IBM and Amazon both show strong gains in cloud revenue, but they may also indicate that cloud profits are shifting away from infrastructure. IBM reported cloud revenue increasing by 75 percent adjusted for currency...
  • PaaS and Docker Containers Work Together in Latest Apprenda Release
    Tuesday, April 28, 2015
    Brought to you by Data Center Knowledge Platform-as-a-Service provider Apprenda released version 6.0 of its enterprise PaaS that includes support for Docker containers, IBM's WebSphere Application Server, and more. PaaS provides an environment that...
  • Indian Telecom Authority Reveals the Identities of Net Neutrality Supporters
    Monday, April 27, 2015
    The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India has published the emails and email addresses of Indians who responded to a document dealing with net neutrality, essentially doxing those who support net neutrality in India....
  • Using the Cloud to Extend your Business
    Monday, April 27, 2015
    The reality here is that the modern data center and service provider are a lot more capable of supporting a very diverse cloud environment. Furthermore, changes within compliance and regulations allow many more companies to actually look at some kind...
  • Report: Cloud, Video Spur Data Center Interconnect Boom
    Monday, April 27, 2015
    The data center interconnect market is booming, according to Ovum Research. Global data center interconnect equipment vendor revenue reached $2.5 billion in 2014, growing more than 16 percent annually. Ovum expects their revenue to hit $4.2 billion...
  • Web Hosting Sales and Promos Roundup - April 24, 2015
    Friday, April 24, 2015
    In the week ending April 24, 2015, A Small Orange is offering two months of free hosting on annual hosting plans and DotGreen and GoDaddy are offering discounts on .Green domain names for Earth Day. Read More...
  • ICANN Runs Last Resort Auction for Contentious New gTLDs, Raises $59M
    Friday, April 24, 2015
    With the sale of .stream to Famous Four Media, ICANN has completed the sale of rights to new dot-word TLDs, The Register reports. Four other gTLDs were resolved in the past week, all through private auctions, as .stream was, however ICANN completes...
  • Vast Data Center Spending Fuels Race to Cloud Dominance
    Friday, April 24, 2015
    As top cloud infrastructure service providers compete for share of what they say is a market that's only getting started, they spend billions of dollars annually on data centers to support those services. And their yearly cloud data center spend is...
  • Former Media Temple President Russ Reeder Joins Civic Engagement App iCitizen as CEO
    Friday, April 24, 2015
    Russell P. Reeder, Media Temple president, has left the Los Angeles hosting company (now owned by GoDaddy) to join iCitizen, a civic engagement app based in Nashville. He talks to the WHIR about what is next for him....
  • 4PSA Launches New Version of Cloud Communications Platform VoipNow 3.5
    Thursday, April 23, 2015
    Communications platform provider 4PSA has launched VoipNow 3.5, and switched to monthly updates of its Unified Communications platform for service providers, the company announced Wednesday. Read More...