Private Cloud

The alternative to putting your data and applications into a public cloud, along with many other clients, is to step security and service up a notch and go for a segregated solution. It’s like roping-off a section of the bar for your private party. You can have some ownership or control of the service, software and hardware sharing is limited and encryption is king.



Make me famous! How cloud is powering the success of the film industry

Sponsored 24 Nov, 2015 Maggie Holland

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Platform9 adds OpenStack Neutron to private cloud portfolio

News 20 Nov, 2015 Clare Hopping

The company will also support OpenStack Heat and OpenStack Ceilometer

Vendors hit out at G-Cloud scaling “straitjacket”

News 5 Nov, 2015 Joe Curtis

EuroCloud UK complains that new G-Cloud rules will harm buyers and suppliers

Mount10 CEO Q&A: inside the doomsday-proof datacentre

Case Studies 29 Oct, 2015 Adam Shepherd

If Blofeld had a datacentre, this would be it.

Modern business applications and the 'always-on datacentre'

News 29 Oct, 2015 Adam Shepherd

Why Veeam is more than just a backup firm

Veeam releases free back up tool for enterprise Linux servers

News 27 Oct, 2015 Adam Shepherd

New software can back up and restore across both the cloud and on-premise environments

HP finally gives up on public cloud ahead of split

News 22 Oct, 2015 Joe Curtis

HP Enterprise's hybrid strategy will instead rely on partners who do public cloud better

Oracle reveals massive ERP Cloud growth

News 21 Oct, 2015 Clare Hopping

Despite concerns the company was losing the cloud battle, 1300 customers are using its ERP Cloud product

SAP hails CRM-fuelled cloud growth, denies pushing customers into cloud

News 20 Oct, 2015 Joe Curtis

ERP giant admits on-premise functionality still surpasses the cloud for core applications

Companies embracing cloud experience 53 per cent more growth

News 19 Oct, 2015 Clare Hopping

However, unknown costs are stopping businesses using big data to its full potential

IBM to create on-premise version of Blue Box private cloud

News 14 Oct, 2015 Joe Curtis

Customers set to get more choice about how they use OpenStack service

Aeroplane in the clouds

British Airways private cloud takes flight with Juniper Networks

News 29 Sep, 2015 Jane McCallion

Ticketing, tracking and check-in to be handled by central private cloud

Huawei talks-up telco partnerships at Cloud Conference 2015

News 18 Sep, 2015 Jane McCallion

Software developers and global telcos key to the company’s future success

Dimension Data releases Private Cloud Enterprise Edition

News 18 Sep, 2015 Clare Hopping

The solution supports the migration of strategic, production-based applications to the cloud

Western Digital My Cloud EX4100 review

Reviews 15 Sep, 2015 Dave Mitchell

Build your own personal storage cloud on the cheap


GHD chooses Rackspace to boost security and performance

News 15 Sep, 2015 Clare Hopping

The hair straightener manufacturer said finding a trustworthy supplier like Rackspace allows it to react better to seasonality

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

Platform9 raises $10m funding to grow distribution

News 19 Aug, 2015 Clare Hopping

The startup also announced deployment of OpenStack using VMware vSphere

Office shoe retailer signs up to Rackspace private cloud

News 31 Jul, 2015 Clare Hopping

The partnership forms part of Office's strategy towards complete digital transformation

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