Hybrid Cloud

Some organisations are happy to put some IT functions into a public cloud but prefer to keep higher-risk or more bespoke functions in a private cloud or even in-house. This is a hybrid cloud solution. You don’t have to go the whole hog, for example some organisations use cloud services for archiving old data but keep operational data close.

Avere announces extended Google Cloud support

News 2 Oct, 2015 Clare Hopping

Additions include support for new instance, local SSD as Edge filer cache and new Google Cloud Storage options

HP releases Helion CloudSystem 9.0

News 16 Sep, 2015 Jane McCallion

Latest iteration of flagship cloud product introduces OpenStack and Cloud Foundry tech

HP overtakes Cisco in cloud infrastructure equipment market

News 10 Sep, 2015 Rene Millman

Hewlett-Packard knocks networking giant off top spot for the first time

VMware: Developers don’t want VMs anymore

News 8 Sep, 2015 Joe Curtis

Why devs are moving away from virtual machines to focus on speedy containers

Why VMware thinks you’ve got app security all wrong

News 4 Sep, 2015 Joe Curtis

How software-defined networking could help secure apps without the headache

VMware kills cloud app latency with hybrid approach

News 31 Aug, 2015 Joe Curtis

Virtualisation giant says it has solved public cloud puzzle

SUSE Manager now compatible with other cloud subscriptions

News 13 Aug, 2015 Clare Hopping

The company's Bring Your Own Subscription initiative breaks down the cloud boundaries

Avere launches scalable NAS for Google Cloud Platform

News 6 Aug, 2015 Clare Hopping

Virtual FXT Edge filers will allow customers to move workloads and datasets to Google's Cloud Platform

SAP records mega cloud growth, but profits suffer

News 21 Jul, 2015 Joe Curtis

Tech giant still has growing pains as it makes transition into cloud business

Tata hooks customers up to Salesforce cloud

News 20 Jul, 2015 Joe Curtis

CRM giant is the latest partner of Tata’s IZO platform, which connects users to various cloud services

CenturyLink and HP team up for hybrid cloud

News 20 Jul, 2015 Clare Hopping

HP will sell CenturyLink's full portfolio to its customer and add new companies to its user base

Google signs up to sponsor OpenStack Foundation

News 17 Jul, 2015 Clare Hopping

The search giant will provide Linux container resources to the project

Rackspace to roll out Azure as managed service

News 14 Jul, 2015 Joe Curtis

Customers can run Azure public cloud alongside Rackspace’s private offering

Manchester City FC signs SAP as cloud partner

News 8 Jul, 2015 Caroline Preece

SAP will also provide cloud tools to New York City FC and Melbourne City FC


Bitnami and VMware join forces for simpler cloud deployment

News 19 Jun, 2015 Clare Hopping

The two companies will launch a marketplace to make it even easier to roll out apps

Box hails customer growth as it hauls in $65m revenue

News 11 Jun, 2015 Joe Curtis

Collaboration platform raises full-year revenue expectations despite $47m net loss

James Cameron turns to HP's cloud for Avatar sequel support

News 4 Jun, 2015 Jane McCallion

HP Helion cloud will play key role in creation of "next generation" experience

HP unveils Helion CloudSystem 9

News 2 Jun, 2015 Jane McCallion

New product introduces Eucalyptus support, plus additional hypervisors

EMC's acquisiton of Virtustream to benefit Europe

News 1 Jun, 2015 Joe Curtis Clare Hopping

IDC says the $1.2 billion deal will help boost EMC's hybrid cloud services, but Virtustream customers should be wary

Citrix announces Workspace Cloud at Citrix Synergy 2015

News 12 May, 2015 Jane McCallion

Cloud-based workspace control panel could kill off shadow IT, claims Citrix CEO