#Cloud Services

CSCU, Amazon Web Services team up for skills training and education

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — A new collaborative effort between the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities (CSCU) and Amazo Web Services (AWS) is looking to help train the next generation of technology talent. Gov. Ned Lamont announced Monday the collaboration is aimed at providing technical skills training and education to more...
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MSP eGroup Receives PE Investment From Evolute and Hunt Technology Ventures

Private equity firm Evolute, along with Hunt Technology Ventures, has invested in cloud-centric MSP eGroup. The exact amount of the investment was not disclosed, though eGroup calls the amount “substantial.”. Founded in 1999, eGroup is a Microsoft partner with seven Microsoft Gold competencies including Gold Cloud Platform (Microsoft Azure) and...
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Arm puts virtual hardware in the cloud so you won't have to wait for the actual chips

Arm is putting virtual models of its chip designs in the cloud so developers can write and test applications before the physical hardware gets into their hands. The Arm Virtual Hardware offering is part of new product portfolio called "ARM Total Solutions for IoT." Cringe-worthy marketing jargon aside, Arm wants to give developers a head-start in coding for Internet of Things applications, like cars, robots and refrigerators.

Aunalytics to Showcase Portfolio of Managed Services, Enterprise Cloud, and Data Cleansing Solutions at the Grand Rapids IT Symposium

Aunalytics, a leading data platform company delivering Insights-as-a-Service for enterprise businesses, will feature its managed services, enterprise cloud, and data cleansing portfolio at the Grand Rapids IT Symposium on October 21, 2021. The one-day event, designed exclusively for the IT executive community, will be held at DeVos Place in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
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CT teams up with Amazon Web Services to train 2,000-plus residents for cloud computing careers

A joint undertaking between the office of Gov. Ned Lamont, Connecticut State Colleges and Universities, Office of Workforce Strategy and Amazon Web Services will offer education and technical skills training to thousands of Connecticut residents, the governor’s office announced Monday. The governor and leaders in education and workforce development applauded...

Enterprises increasingly adopting containers, many turning to providers for support

U.S. enterprises increasingly are adopting containers to streamline their applications workflows, with many turning to container services and solutions providers to help them get full value from this cloud-native technology, according to a report by Information Services Group (ISG). The report for the U.S. finds enterprises in the country taking...
IT Jungle

We Have The Whole World Of Cloud In Our Hands

Cloud is a consumption model more than anything else, but it is also an architecture. What that really means is that for a lot of customers, on premises cloud is a bit different from what are called “public” clouds, which we all know are as proprietary as any System/3X or AS/400 or IBM i on Power Systems ever was. There ain’t nothing at all public about it, and we are trying to break the habit of calling them that. The point is, the big clouds outside of your datacenter look like power utilities, with pricing based on both time and capacity, and the cloud inside your datacenter looks more like a power generator when it is burning diesel.

HPE GreenLake for VDI: The Optimal Choice for On-premises Cloud Services

For years, computing has been fairly inflexible leaving few options for employees trying to work from multiple locations. Enterprise organizations would spend thousands on workstations, mobile devices, and cloud software, but most employees would have to go into a physical office to access all the files and programs they would need to work. In today’s world, this won’t cut it.

Nutanix expands cloud service riches with Citrix, new Governance tools and more

As should be expected, the recent Nutanix .NEXT conference offered up a clutch of developments and additions to the capabilities of its hyper-converged, multi-cloud platform, and it is the area of enriching the services available has got some of the most important attention this time round. Two that stood out...

Amazon Web Services will train Connecticut community college staff on how to get students ready for cloud computing jobs

An agreement was announced today, that will allow Amazon Web Services to provide free training to Connecticut State Colleges and Universities staff. Those staff will teach classes to community college students through the Amazon Web Services Academy Program. Connecticut State Colleges and Universities President Terrence Cheng says the program will...

How Financial Services Can Avoid Compliance Issues in the Cloud

Doug Bonderud is an award-winning writer capable of bridging the gap between complex and conversational across technology, innovation and the human condition. Despite the proven advantages of cloud deployments, financial services firms have historically been reticent to make the move and adopt cloud solutions at scale. As noted by The Financial Brand, many organizations worry about risks associated with data sharing and accidental exposure, while research firm Deloitte highlights C-suite concerns about data security across multiple cloud environments.

HPE GreenLake Lighthouse: Taking Distributed Cloud Strategy to the Next Level

For today’s enterprise, cloud-native is rapidly becoming key to business operations, enabling organizations to respond quickly to opportunities and bring new ideas to market faster. Cloud-native apps provide organizations with more flexibility, speed, scalability, and resiliency — all things that are critical in our digital world. But the shift to...

Introducing the AWS Networking Competency for Consulting Partners

By Christin Voytko, Competency Launch Product Manager – AWS. Networking is fundamental to cloud adoption and critical for infrastructure expansion, redundancy, and resiliency. As companies migrate applications to public infrastructure-as-a-service clouds and software-as-a-service (SaaS) environments, both the datacenter and datacenter network become distributed. Networking teams are not always equipped to...

Navakai acquired by national IT services firm Ntiva

Ntiva Inc., a provider of managed IT services, strategic consulting, cybersecurity services, cloud services and telecom solutions, has acquired Colorado Springs IT services and support company Navakai. Navakai was founded in 2001 by Shawn Morland and Davin Neubacher to provide managed IT services and support in the Rocky Mountain region.

Hyland Offers its Cloud Solutions in Latin America With AWS

Hyland, a cloud-based solutions provider having 20+ years of experience in this field, is now using Amazon Web Service or AWS’ Sao Paulo region (South America) to fulfill the growing needs for Hyland Cloud content services solutions. Hyland’s Latin American clients can leverage the new site to securely host their...