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.



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

VMware launches AppCatalyst and Project Bonneville

News 23 Jun, 2015 Clare Hopping

The innovations will streamline cloud-native app development and deployment

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 helps Leeds Building Society boost online services

News 20 May, 2015 Jane McCallion

HP and partners bring in-branch customer service experience to web and mobile

Zadara Storage Virtual Private Storage Array review

Reviews 20 May, 2015 Dave Mitchell

Zadara’s VPSAs fill the cloud storage void other service providers leave behind

Microsoft transports Azure to datacentre with Azure Stack

News 6 May, 2015 Clare Hopping

New Azure service will make it easier for enterprises to manage their operations, claims Microsoft

OpenStack distributions cheaper than private clouds

News 1 May, 2015 Clare Hopping

451 Research claims OpenStack can be cheaper, but recruitment and overheads present a challenge

Cloud responsible for increased IT infrastructure growth

News 28 Apr, 2015 Clare Hopping

Cloud spending represented 17 per cent of total IT infrastructure expenditure

Datacentre colocation market to increase 58% by 2017

News 17 Apr, 2015 Clare Hopping

Annual revenues will shoot to $36 billion in the next two years, with the biggest growth in Asia Pacific

Humber NHS Trust goes mobile-first with BT

News 8 Apr, 2015 Joe Curtis

BT and TotalMobile’s solution gives healthcare workers remote access to patient details

Interoute commits to building UK business

News 30 Mar, 2015 Clare Hopping

Aleph Capital Partners and Crestview Partners have purchased a 30 per cent share in the business

Ministry of Defence turns to private cloud for secure internal apps

News 25 Mar, 2015 Rene Millman

CGI to host MoD information systems and service applications from secure Welsh datacentre