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.

Local authorities favour on-premise rather than the cloud

News
21 Jul, 2016
Nicole Kobie

Eduserv research reveals most councils are shunning the cloud

Dixons Carphone moves datastores to IBM hybrid cloud

News
14 Jul, 2016
Aaron Lee

European telecoms retailer migrating almost 2,500 server images to IBM Cloud

AWS says tech legacy vendors ‘don’t care’ about enterprise customers

News
12 Jul, 2016
Joe Curtis

Amazon pitches its cloud to enterprise users, saying it’s suffered at hands of vendors too

How IBM's app helped a blind ultra-marathon runner cross the Namib desert

Case Studies
4 Jul, 2016
Aaron Lee

Armed with only a smartphone, blind racer Simon Wheatcroft ran 100 miles across a desert

Dell announces three new cloud deployments

Case Studies
4 Jul, 2016
Clare Hopping

The integrations for Cinesite, Aubert and Nspyre combined Dell's technology and expertise

Red Hat adds management support for Google Cloud

News
29 Jun, 2016
Adam Shepherd

CloudForms adds support for Google Cloud Platforms and software-defined networking

BT gives customers a VPN route into Oracle’s cloud

News
28 Jun, 2016
Joe Curtis

Partnership offers CIOs faster, safer connection to datacentres, say vendors

Dell partners with Red Hat for DSS 7000 storage server

News
23 Jun, 2016
Clare Hopping

The server will use Red Hat's recently announced Ceph Storage 2 platform

Zoolz Intelligent review

Reviews
13 Jun, 2016
Kat Orphanides

Index and OCR your videos and documents while you back them up

How HPE helped Dropbox leave AWS servers to build its own

News
10 Jun, 2016
Rene Millman

HPE and Dropbox are now using each other's services, and targeting enterprise users together

IBM breaking up big data with intelligent software

News
3 Jun, 2016
Aaron Lee

Company intends to offer a key part of cloud-powered intelligence software to the open source community

SAP lets users run HANA cloud on Azure, tightens integration with Office 365

News
17 May, 2016
Joe Curtis

Microsoft wants to embed Office 365 and Azure in the enterprise, SAP to bolster HANA's capabilities

EMC goes big on cloud for EMC World 2016 day two

News
4 May, 2016
Jane McCallion

Native Hybrid Cloud, new VCE VxRack offerings and DSSD updates will all help businesses build cloud capabilities

Why IBM relies on 'bold' flagbearers to spread its cloud

News
27 Apr, 2016
Aaron Lee

Big Blue says enterprise culture must be ready for cloud

NASA’s JPL powers space mission servers with Red Hat OpenStack

News
26 Apr, 2016
Aaron Lee

Red Hat’s private cloud replaces on-premise architecture

IBM helps firms design, build and deploy cloud apps

News
4 Apr, 2016
Clare Hopping

Big Blue releases Bluemix Garage Method

Quantum cloud computing could help solve global problems, says Bill Gates

News
14 Mar, 2016
Aaron Lee

Microsoft founder optimistic about embryonic technology

Rackspace launches next generation OnMetal Cloud Servers

News
10 Mar, 2016
Caroline Preece

Managed cloud firm announces new version of OnMetal, powered by OpenStack

VMware shifts sales focus to profitable product lines

News
4 Mar, 2016
Channel Pro

VMware searches for network and security partners as it moves away from flat vSphere business

Cisco to acquire cloud firm CliQr for $260m

News
2 Mar, 2016
Aaron Lee

Acquisition lets Cisco offer an application platform for hybrid cloud deployments