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WSM International will provide migration services for organizations interested in easily, safely and quickly moving their IT infrastructure to LeaseWeb's range of hosted and cloud services. WSM is the leading provider of cloud migrations services, with a 14-year history of and experie...
Hostway is announcing its hybrid cloud service based on Azure – all backed by managed support for configuration and provisioning, monitoring resource utilization, virtual networks, backup, storage and much more. Now, organizations can choose the best technology infrastructure to run th...
Hostway Services, Inc. and WSM International have partnered to deliver trouble free migration services for any organization that wishes to bring their IT infrastructure to Hostway's Azure managed cloud services. WSM is the leader in providing turn-key IT migration services since 2003 ...
No one comes close to Tesora’s database as a service platform in terms of the combination of features and choice of 13 different databases. Today the company makes available new features in its database as a service – based on OpenStack Trove – which make it easier for administrators ...
Racemi continues to make server migrations to cloud faster and easier with more and more advanced capabilities.
Racemi, a provider of automated server migration software, announces availability of updated DynaCenter software that offers Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud Formation templates to simplify installation and configuration, plus support for eight additional IBM SoftLayer data centers givi...
Red Hat is investing in Tesora, the number one contributor to OpenStack Trove Database as a Service (DBaaS) also ranked among the top 20 companies contributing to OpenStack overall. Tesora, the company bringing OpenStack Trove Database as a Service (DBaaS) to the enterprise, has annou...
WSM International, the pioneer and leader in server migration services, has announced an agreement with WHOA.com, a leader in providing secure public, private and hybrid cloud computing services. Under terms of the agreement, WSM will provide migration services to WHOA.com customers t...
RackWare and WSM International have announced an agreement that brings together RackWare automated cloud management software and WSM migration services specialists to assist customers with transitioning workloads to public cloud computing resources. WSM is now a certified RackWare Par...
Everyone in the OpenStack community has a vested interested in making it work. Without a strong guiding hand, the open source community runs the risk of becoming so fragmented that compatibility and integration suffer. This is a bigger challenge than most people realize because the li...
Life may be like a box of chocolates , but Database as a Service is like a stack of pancakes. Let us count the ways… Variety is the spice of life - The last time I looked at the International House of Pancakes (IHOP) menu, there were 16 different kinds of pancakes to choose from. Open...
Databases take a long time to build, populate and manage, but deploying in the cloud holds great promise for changing all of that. Time is probably the most valuable commodity in business. "Time is money" is a trite way of saying that those who move the quickest are usually the ones w...
Convirture has updated its ConVirt Enterprise Cloud virtualization and cloud management software to include support for the latest version of OpenStack (Essex). Support for CloudStack will be available in an update to the software that is planned for the third quarter of this year. Con...
Built on existing server architecture, the next version of Open-Xchange Server (scheduled for launch in the second half of 2012) features a redesigned web-based interface, which works the way users do without the disruption of moving from one part of an application to another. It has r...
Transpromo is a term created from ‘transaction’ and ‘promotion’ that defines using transactional documents (receipts, invoices, delivery notes, etc.) that include promotional or marketing messages. Those responsible for business development, sales executives and marketing managers are...
When it comes to security, the highest standard to date is the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS), a set of requirements for businesses that process payment card information. Developed by Visa, American Express, Discover Financial Services, and other members of the...
CTO offers his perspective on rumored VMware and Novell deal.
Canonical recently announced the release of uTouch 1.0, Ubuntu’s multi-touch and gesture stack. With Ubuntu 10.10 (the Maverick Meerkat), users and developers will have an end-to-end touch-screen framework — from the kernel all the way through to applications. The multi-touch developme...
Likewise CEO, Barry Crist, offers his perspective on yesterday's VMware and Novell announcement. Both companies are Likewise partners and both are commercial licensees of various pieces of Likewise technology giving him a bird’s eye perspective. There is a much bigger story here on tw...
Microsoft drops the price of its online versions of Exchange and SharePoint. Now, what does that mean to channel partners, service providers and all the other players in this market?
I just read the rumors that Yahoo is trying to unload Zimbra, which it acquired 2 years ago for a whopping $350 million. Why? Maybe because technology matters. "..Yahoo bought the company to goose that business, whose main rival has been Google (GOOG)–along with using Zimbra technology...
Sitting in the audience at PCExpo in 2000, and hearing now head of IBM’s Software Group Steve Mills pronounce Linux real, was sort of anti-climatic for me personally. I’d been working with Steve and Irving Wladawsky-Berger and John Patrick for several months at that point and knew of o...
It has been reported that most of Amazon's Elastic Compute Cloud Service in North America was unavailable due to damage from a lightning storm. Running a real multi-site cloud is the answer.
At a recent conference, Microsoft's chief software architect said to build confidence in cloud computing, the best way would be to take some applications that are "more cloud-friendly" -- such as e-mail and employee collaboration -- to the cloud.