Cloud Services http://thevarguy.com/taxonomy/term/7379/more en Ignite 2017: Microsoft Announces Two New Variations of Microsoft 365 http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/ignite-2017-microsoft-announces-two-new-variations-microsoft-365 <div class="field-byline"> Richard Hay </div> <div class="node-body article-body">We are here at Microsoft Ignite this week in Orlando, Florida along with almost 25,000 attendees to hear the latest from Microsoft on the productivity, cloud, machine learning, and AI fronts. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/ignite-2017-microsoft-announces-two-new-variations-microsoft-365" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/ignite-2017-microsoft-announces-two-new-variations-microsoft-365#comments Cloud Services Mon, 25 Sep 2017 13:40:00 +0000 110501 at http://thevarguy.com Microsoft Cloud Skill Shortage Costs Large Enterprises $258 Million Each Year: Report http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/cloud-skill-shortage-costs-large-enterprises-258-million-each-year-report <div class="node-body article-body">Large enterprises are losing hundreds of millions of dollars each year because they don’t have the right cloud expertise in place to deploy cloud platforms quick enough, according to a report released by Rackspace today. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/cloud-skill-shortage-costs-large-enterprises-258-million-each-year-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/cloud-skill-shortage-costs-large-enterprises-258-million-each-year-report#comments Cloud Services Fri, 22 Sep 2017 16:14:00 +0000 110441 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock Veritas Announces New Product Releases, Deeper Azure Partnership http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/veritas-announces-new-product-releases-deeper-azure-partnership <div class="node-body article-body">Data protection and management provider Veritas announced several new product releases and a new partnership with Microsoft Azure this week at the Veritas Vision conference in Las Vegas.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/veritas-announces-new-product-releases-deeper-azure-partnership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/veritas-announces-new-product-releases-deeper-azure-partnership#comments Cloud Services Thu, 21 Sep 2017 18:18:00 +0000 110401 at http://thevarguy.com Veritas AWS Per-Second Billing Reflects Push to More Granular Cloud Workloads http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/aws-second-billing-reflects-push-more-granular-cloud-workloads <div class="node-body article-body">One of the promises of the cloud is the ability to spin up workloads as needed, only paying for what you use. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/aws-second-billing-reflects-push-more-granular-cloud-workloads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/aws-second-billing-reflects-push-more-granular-cloud-workloads#comments Cloud Services Thu, 21 Sep 2017 15:32:00 +0000 110351 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock Ellison Promises Cost Savings in Switch from AWS to Oracle Cloud http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/ellison-promises-cost-savings-switch-aws-oracle-cloud <div class="node-body article-body">Oracle co-founder Larry Ellison is not backing down from Amazon Web Services (AWS), promising customers that Oracle Cloud will be cheaper and smarter than its biggest competitor through the use of automation. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/ellison-promises-cost-savings-switch-aws-oracle-cloud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/ellison-promises-cost-savings-switch-aws-oracle-cloud#comments Cloud Services Wed, 20 Sep 2017 16:52:00 +0000 110281 at http://thevarguy.com <p>Oracle&#39;s Larry Ellison</p> Getty Images IBM to Remove Cloud Migration Hurdles with New Data Transfer Device http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/ibm-remove-cloud-migration-hurdles-new-data-transfer-device <div class="node-body article-body">One of the barriers for enterprises storing data in the cloud is data migration, a process that has traditionally been slow and costly, hindered by network limitations. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/ibm-remove-cloud-migration-hurdles-new-data-transfer-device" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/ibm-remove-cloud-migration-hurdles-new-data-transfer-device#comments Cloud Services Tue, 19 Sep 2017 15:52:00 +0000 110211 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock Oracle’s Push Into Cloud Gathers More Momentum on Sales Growth http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/oracle-s-push-cloud-gathers-more-momentum-sales-growth <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Oracle Corp.’s streak of revenue gains continued for a fifth straight quarter, buoyed by corporate demand for cloud-based software.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/oracle-s-push-cloud-gathers-more-momentum-sales-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/oracle-s-push-cloud-gathers-more-momentum-sales-growth#comments Cloud Services Fri, 15 Sep 2017 15:06:00 +0000 110071 at http://thevarguy.com Getty Images HPE Reports Better Than Expected Earnings http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/hpe-reports-better-expected-earnings <div class="node-body article-body">HPE (NYSE: HPE) on Tuesday surprised Wall Street with better-than-expected financial results for the fiscal 2017 third quarter ended July 31, and the rest of the industry with an announcement that it plans to acquire Cloud Technology Partners (CTP). </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/hpe-reports-better-expected-earnings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/hpe-reports-better-expected-earnings#comments Cloud Services Wed, 06 Sep 2017 15:38:00 +0000 109641 at http://thevarguy.com Getty Images VMworld 2017 Executive Briefing: VMware Evolves Workspace ONE Unified Endpoint Management http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/vmworld-2017-executive-briefing-vmware-evolves-workspace-one-unified-endpoint-managem <div class="field-byline"> Michael Otey </div> <div class="node-body article-body">I met with Jason Roszak, Product Management for VMware to discuss the latest changes that VMware has made in their evolving support for end user management.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/vmworld-2017-executive-briefing-vmware-evolves-workspace-one-unified-endpoint-managem" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/vmworld-2017-executive-briefing-vmware-evolves-workspace-one-unified-endpoint-managem#comments Cloud Services Fri, 01 Sep 2017 17:26:00 +0000 109551 at http://thevarguy.com VMware How VMware's Partnership With Amazon Could End Up Backfiring http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/how-vmwares-partnership-amazon-could-end-backfiring <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">VMware Inc. stock has gained almost 50 percent since last October, riding a wave of optimism about a partnership with Amazon.com Inc. that was meant to save the software maker from oblivion as customers shifted more of their systems to the cloud.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/how-vmwares-partnership-amazon-could-end-backfiring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/cloud-services/how-vmwares-partnership-amazon-could-end-backfiring#comments Cloud Services Fri, 01 Sep 2017 17:23:00 +0000 109541 at http://thevarguy.com Getty Images