IBM makes leap in quantum computing power

IBM has some new options for businesses wanting to experiment with quantum computing. Quantum computers, when they become commercially available, are expected to vastly outperform conventional computers in a number of domains, including machine learning, cryptography and the optimization of business problems in the fields of logistics and risk analysis. Where conventional computers deal in […] Read more »

IDG Contributor Network: In an attempt to disrupt Splunk, Elastic makes another acquisition

Elastic is the commercial vendor that sits behind the Elasticsearch, Kibana, Logstash and Beats open source projects. Elasticsearch was created back in 2010 by Shay Banon, co-founder and CTO of the Elastic company, and is built upon the Apache Lucene information retrieval project. All of the different projects focus on taking structured and unstructured data […] Read more »

PowerShell for Linux makes it easier to mix clients, servers and clouds

Microsoft’s key, .NET-based scripting and management framework is now open source and available for Linux (initially Ubuntu, RedHat and CentOS) and Mac OS, and both cloud and traditional infrastructure companies are stepping up to support it. Open source, Linux and Mac OS announcements from Microsoft are becoming routine under CEO Satya Nadella, but making PowerShell […] Read more »

Box Shuttle makes it easier to ditch on-prem file storage

Businesses that want to get their files out of on-premises data centers and into the cloud now have a new option from Box. On Wednesday, the company launched Box Shuttle, an offering that includes tools and consulting services to help businesses move potentially terabytes of data from legacy applications into the Box cloud. Box will […] Read more »

BrandPost: Why the Cloud Makes Your Job Easier

As a manufacturing technology professional, you’re responsible for a lot of mission critical processes in your business. Keeping systems up and running while fighting fires may be a regular part of the job, but it leaves you no time for strategic analysis into better, more efficient processes and systems. Cloud ERP changes all that. No […] Read more »

Nervana’s cloud platform makes deep learning more widely available

Deep learning has usually been accessible to only the largest organizations, but that’s starting to change. On Monday, an AI startup called Nervana launched a cloud offering for what it calls deep learning on demand. Nervana Cloud is a hosted platform designed to give organizations of all sizes the ability to quickly build and deploy […] Read more »

How Kronos’ cloud migration makes for a better business

Software companies don’t survive – thrive, in fact – for nearly 40 years without a strong aptitude for change. Kronos launched in the late 1970s with the first microprocessor-based time clock. In the decades since, the Chelmsford, Mass.-based company has become the leader in workforce management applications, navigating a rapidly changing technology landscape and the […] Read more »

Safe Harbor’s ending makes for a good start for Cloud28+

After two months of beta testing, European enterprise app and service store Cloud28+ is open for business, making it easier for companies wanting to host their applications or data in Europe to find a home for them. A beta test is usually a shakedown, intended to remove any lingering bugs, but for Cloud28+ it was […] Read more »

Red Hat makes its case to be THE container company

Looking to establish itself as the leader in the nascent container technology market, Red Hat has enabled one of its flagship products to support containers fully and released a new container management platform, too. Containers are a hot topic at the Red Hat Summit taking place this week in Boston, the same week the container […] Read more »

Ingram Micro (NYSE:IM) Makes Channel Deal

Cloud Computing Summit Brasil 2010 10/08/10 Image by rafaeldesigner O Cloud Computing Summit Brasil é um evento com participação dos principais players do mercado mundial que abordarão tendências do Cloud Computing e seu impacto sobre o mercado de TI e negócios. Weblog: www.rafaeldesigner.com.br/blog/ Twitter: www.twitter.com/rafaeldesigner/ Ingram Micro (NYSE:IM) Makes Channel Deal The Channel Transformation Alliance […] Read more »

Cloud Foundry Makes Good Progress

Cloud Foundry Makes Good Progress What's more, the code for Cloud Foundry is available for download from a Github repository, complete with an installation script for getting the PaaS project up and running on a single Ubuntu 10.04 server instance. I tested Cloud Foundry as distributed … Read more on eWeek The Canadian Press Broadcasts […] Read more »