VANCOUVER, British Columbia – OpenStack Summit Vancouver 2018--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 22, 2018--Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT), the world’s leading provider of open source solutions today announced that Tata Communications, a global digital infrastructure provider, has selected Red Hat Cloud Suite, Red Hat’s broadest hybrid cloud offering, to help enhance its IZO™ Private Cloud service. By implementing Linux and Kubernetes -based Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform and Red Hat OpenStack Platform, Red Hat’s massively scalable cloud infrastructure, Tata Communications is able to offer its enterprise customers a reliable hybrid cloud experience across the globe.Today, enterprises are adopting private and hybrid cloud strategies to help address the complexity and competitive pressures created by the evolution of new technologies. Tata Communications’ IZO™ Private Cloud is an integrated cloud platform that allows enterprises to build a hybrid cloud … [Read more...] about Red Hat Helps Power Tata Communications’ IZO™ Private Cloud with OpenShift and OpenStack
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GDPR seems to be forcing enterprise cloud adoption in a completely different direction. This is according to a new report by Forrester, which says private cloud adoption among EU enterprises is “growing by every possible metric”.The general perception is that enterprises looked to migrate to public clouds.Besides GDPR, other factors pushing organisations towards private clouds include the emphasis on change tolerance and exploration of common API solutions.Forrester also throws tighter budgets, avoidance of complexity and heightened developer productivity into the mix, as well.According to the report, almost two thirds (60 per cent) of respondents either implemented, or are looking into private cloud. Budgets for the solutions are also growing.More than two thirds (68 per cent) of EU-based enterprise private cloud adopters enabled self-service provisioning, as well.Finally, industry leaders want to make sure clouds, and cloud management, stays invisible to end users. … [Read more...] about GDPR and digital transformation renew European faith in private cloud
The cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, Alibaba Cloud has announced that it will launch eight products from big data and AI to infrastructure, security and private cloud solutions to aid European businesses in their digital transformation efforts.When it comes to data technology and AI, the company is launching three key products: Image Search solutions which lets users search online and offline for information using images, a chatbot for business called Intelligent Services Robot and Dataphin, an intelligent data engine to help businesses deal with cross-industry big data development, management and application needs. Alibaba Cloud will also launch ECS Baremetal Instance which is a new high performance computing solution of ECS that is able to merge the best parts of virtual systems and servers. By connecting ECS Baremetal Instances with a super computer, organisations can utilise a Super Computing Cluster to reduce network latency to the level of micro-seconds. The … [Read more...] about Alibaba Cloud launches cloud and AI solutions in Europe
The amount of new technologies in 2017 has been overwhelming: The cloud was adopted faster than analysts projected and brought several new tools with it; AI was introduced into just about all areas of our lives; IoT and edge computing emerged; and a slew of cloud-native technologies came into fruition, such as Kubernetes, serverless, and cloud databases, to name a few. I covered some of these a year ago in my 2017 predictions and it’s now time to analyze the trends and anticipate what will likely happen in the tech arena next year.While we love new tech, the average business owner, IT buyer, and software developer glaze over this massive innovation and don’t know how to start turning it into business value. We will see several trends emerge in 2018, and their key focus will be on making new technology easy and consumable.Integrated platforms and everything becomes serverlessAmazon and the other cloud providers are in a race to gain and maintain market share, so they keep on … [Read more...] about In 2018, can cloud, big data, and AI stand more turmoil?
Rackspace has partnered with HP Enterprise to offer pay-as-you-go private cloud services based on OpenStack.The new service will be available on 28 November.“We believe very much in a multi-cloud future where particularly medium and large companies are going to be using some public cloud, some private cloud, some on-premises, some off-premises,” Rackspace ANZ senior director and general manager Angus Dorney told Computerworld.“What we’re announcing today with HPE is a new model in the private cloud space in terms of adopting a very much public-cloud-like pricing model that we think gives customers more choice and removes some potential barriers to customers choosing that private cloud pathway.”The service will be available in customers’ data centres, within colocation facilities and within Rackspace’s data centres.The pricing model for the service will be “much more simplified” compared to public cloud services … [Read more...] about Rackspace and HPE offer public cloud-style pricing for private cloud