Intel would like its microprocessors to be in every cloud-linked server in the world so it has been working hard to optimise them for cloud applications and services. Its Xeon E5-2600 family is aimed at cloud data centres.

The chip giant positions itself as something of a guru regarding the cloud, running a Cloud Builders programme with partner companies, offering advice to user organisations on how to build one.


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Intel injects $100m into Mirantis' OpenStack

News 25 Aug, 2015 Clare Hopping

Partnership will help speed up enterprise innovation, claim companies


Rackspace and Intel collaborate on OpenStack innovation

News 24 Jul, 2015 Clare Hopping

New OpenStack Innovation Center will help accelerate the development of OpenStack in the enterprise


Intel boosts cloud credentials with Cloudera partnership

News 28 Mar, 2014 Jane McCallion

Chip maker becomes majority shareholder in Hadoop vendor

Alcatel-Lucent & Intel team up for mobile cloud push

News 26 Feb, 2014 Rene Millman

Expanded partnership commits to speeding up development and delivery of virtualised cloud, wireless and IP network functions

Intel inside ... inside the datacentre that is

Opinion 17 Feb, 2014 Adrian Bridgwater

We can't think of Intel as a chip company these days but are we ready to talk about the company as a driver for cloud?

Mobile and cloud - no real innovation yet

Opinion 17 Jan, 2014 Peter Chadha

In his last column, Peter Chadha wonders what mobile and cloud will offer in 2014

Intel treats cloud buyers to tech insights about providers

News 15 Jan, 2014 Caroline Donnelly

Chipmaker wants end users to have clear view of the tech powering various cloud services

Big data word cloud

Virtustream hooks up with Intel for Big Data cloud push

News 23 Oct, 2013 James Stirling

New product to let users carry out analysis of varied data sets securely and rapidly, organisations claim

Private Cloud

VCE and Unisys tighten their alliance

News 1 Aug, 2012 Jane McCallion

Cloud infrastructure giant shows confidence in integrator's new private cloud system

Intel unveils cloud-based SSO service

News 24 May, 2012 Rene Millman

Chip giant lifts lid on single sign-on SaaS, integrates with

Telefónica and Intel launch joint hybrid cloud pilot

News 2 Apr, 2012 Rene Millman

A pilot project developed by Telefónica and Intel sees removal of incompatibility barriers to adoption of hybrid clouds

Acer opens cloud computing centre

News 26 Aug, 2011 Jennifer Scott

Enterprises can test out cloud solutions from Acer’s Taiwanese data centre.

Intel invests $30 million into cloud future

News 4 Aug, 2011 Jennifer Scott

Two new technology centres will bring university researchers closer to Intel execs when it comes to cloud innovations.

Safe in the cloud: McAfee launches cloud security platform

News 9 May, 2011 Dan Hatch

McAfee offers modules to help secure email, web and identity traffic between the office and the cloud

Intel signs deal to take cloud storage business to China

News 3 May, 2011 James Stirling

China's UIT and Intel have teamed-up as cloud proves popular with Chinese business

GFI takes to Intel's Hybrid Cloud to target SMBs

News 18 Apr, 2011 James Stirling

GFI changes tack and uses the cloud to get traction with small-to-medium-sized businesses.