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Why LinkedIn is a Cold Caller's Best Friend

Wed, 2014-10-01 22:00
Using LinkedIn for cold calling customers provides you with plenty of information If you're not into doing too much pre-call research, using LinkedIn might be your best bet. Content Classification:  Curated

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EventBoard Brings Cloud-based Conference Room Management to Businesses

Wed, 2014-10-01 20:08
Tech startup raises $1.5 million in seed funding for additional research and development EventBoard believes EventBoard for Enterprise solution is the answer to scheduling meeting rooms in today's era of mobile computing. Content Classification:  Curated

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AlgoSec: 79% of Companies Need Better Visibility Across Public Clouds

Wed, 2014-10-01 14:32
Dan Kobialka New AlgoSec survey reveals data security is the most complex function to migrate to the public cloud. A new AlgoSec survey highlighted the security challenges that companies typically face when they deploy or plan to deploy their business applications on public infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) platforms. Here are details about the survey results. Content Classification:  Curated

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Rackspace CEO Apologizes for Server Downtime

Wed, 2014-10-01 14:00
More than 50,000 of Rackspace's customers were affected the by the Xen bug Rackspace President and CEO Taylor Rhodes yesterday sent a letter to customers apologizing for any downtime during server maintenance this past weekend. Content Classification:  Curated

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8X8 Updates Virtual Contact Center Solution

Wed, 2014-10-01 07:35
Dan Kobialka VCC 8.1 features a single scripting environment that allows organizations to manage customer interactions. 8X8 (EGHT) has released Virtual Contact Center (VCC) 8.1, a new version of its cloud-based contact center solution. Here's a complete breakdown of what VCC 8.1 has to offer. Content Classification:  Curated

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Datameer adds Smart Execution Engine to Big Data Analytics

Wed, 2014-10-01 06:30

Datameer will soon be updating its Big Data analytics application that was built for the Hadoop ecosystem. The latest version, Datameer 5.0, will have new capabilities through the Smart Execution engine, which the company noted can intelligently and dynamically select the best-of-breed compute framework at each step in the Big Data analytics process.

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Rackspace Signs onto Arrow's ArrowSphere Cloud Platform

Wed, 2014-10-01 06:30

Rackspace is expanding its presence in the channel with a new distribution agreement with Arrow, which has added Rackspace's managed cloud offerings to its ArrowSphere platform. The agreement will expand Rackspace's reach in both the United States and Canada.

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CertainSafe Releases Enhancements to Cloud-based File Sharing Service

Tue, 2014-09-30 18:11
New features include revamped contact management and additional security capabilities CertainSafe has added a number of productivity and security enhancements to its file sharing, storage and messaging service. Content Classification:  Curated

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Getting Social in the Cloud: How CSPs Can Leverage Social Media

Tue, 2014-09-30 10:00
Why taking the same approach to every social media outlet is a failing strategy for CSPs Developing a social media strategy for CSPs isn't always easy, but if you stick to a few best-of-breed practices, you'll do just fine. Content Classification:  Curated

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Atlantic.Net Targets Startups with 99-Cent Server

Tue, 2014-09-30 09:00

Cloud virtual private server hosting provider Atlantic.Net is looking to attract more startup customers with the launch of its "aggressively priced" Go plan, which offers cloud-based servers for 99 cents.

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Bitglass Launches Free 'Shadow IT' Analysis Service

Tue, 2014-09-30 08:52
Dan Kobialka Bitglass says new service allows enterprises to evaluate employees' unauthorized cloud app usage. Bitglass today unveiled a free service that analyzes an enterprise's risk of data leakage from employees' use of unauthorized cloud applications. Content Classification:  Curated

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Rackspace Follows Amazon with Server Reboots

Tue, 2014-09-30 07:00

Rackspace is rebooting several of its servers over the next few days, similarly to what Amazon Web Services began last week (and should be ending today).

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3CLogic, IntelaCloud Partner for Cloud-based Contact Center Solution

Tue, 2014-09-30 06:44
Dan Kobialka 3CLogic says new partnership delivers a cloud-based solution to address both PBX and contact center needs from a single source. 3CLogic and IntelaCloud are working together to deliver an end-to-end private branch exchange (PBX) and contact center solution. Content Classification:  Curated

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Racemi Adds Support for IBM SoftLayer Object Storage

Mon, 2014-09-29 17:57
New support for cloud storage service enables customers to capture complete images Racemi's Cloud Path for IBM now offers support for Softlayer Object Storage, which cloud-based storage service that enables customers to capture complete images. Content Classification:  Curated

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Alianza, GLDS Unveil Integrated Cloud VoIP Solution

Mon, 2014-09-29 15:10
Dan Kobialka GLDS President says new partnership "will make it easier, faster and less expensive for small and large service providers to deploy and manage VoIP." Alianza has announced a new solution partnership and integration with Great Lakes Data Systems (GLDS). Content Classification:  Curated

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Akamai Technologies Introduces Cloudlets

Mon, 2014-09-29 12:23
Dan Kobialka Akamai's new Cloudlets are designed to provide customers with self-service options. Akamai Technologies (AKAM) today unveiled Cloudlets, extensions to Akamai solutions that are designed to help customers reduce their development, infrastructure and maintenance costs. Content Classification:  Curated

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AlienVault Labs: Hackers Can Launch Shellshock Attacks on VoIP Systems

Mon, 2014-09-29 10:42
Dan Kobialka AlienVault Labs' director says Shellshock vulnerability was found in a VoIP phone vendor's SIP server. AlienVault Labs Director Jaime Blasco said he believes VoIP phone systems could be vulnerable to Shellshock Bourne Again Shell (Bash) attacks. Content Classification:  Curated

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Cisco Extends Federated Cloud Reach with Help from Channel

Mon, 2014-09-29 09:01

Earlier this year Cisco Systems (CSCO) outlined a federated computing strategy dubbed InterCloud that would tie multiple data centers together via a common Cisco network fabric. Starting today, the company is shipping that Cisco InterCloud Fabric and is creating a channel around InterCloud, signing up 30 new partners to participate in its cloud initiative, which currently spans 250 data centers located in 50 countries.

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Microsoft Azure Price Cut Coming Oct. 1

Mon, 2014-09-29 07:00

Microsoft (MSFT) will be slashing the prices of several Azure cloud services as of Oct. 1. Although Microsoft has been quoted as saying the price cuts were not made because of competitive reasons, the action seems in line with the continuing price war that competitor Google (GOOG) has said is only beginning.

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SingleHop Forms Enterprise On Demand Partner Program

Mon, 2014-09-29 07:00

Cloud-enabled managed hosting and on-demand infrastructure provider SingleHop is interested in building out its ecosystem of technologies and partners that are fully integrated with its cloud offerings. To begin with, the company is partnering with security-as-a-service vendors.

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