If your cloud estate isn’t configured properly, constantly monitored and updated, its likely it will be leaving your business open to attack and costing more than it should. Cloud specialist and automation services provider, Ultima, is launching its Cloud Analyse service to help SMBs reduce their cloud costs, improve security and effectively protect their revenue and reputation.
To leverage the flexibility of the cloud with a new and different approach, NetApp introduces NetApp® Cloud Volumes Edge Cache. It's software-as-a-service that reduces risk, protects performance, collaborates consistently, and reduces costs and effort.
Global technology provider Arrow Electronics has announced an EMEA distribution agreement with Network as a Service (NaaS) provider Megaport. The agreement makes Megaport’s private Software Defined Network platform available to companies in EMEA looking to modernise their networks and accelerate digital transformation.
Google Cloud and VMware have announced an expanded partnership to help customers accelerate app modernisation and cloud transformation. Customers will now be able to use the VMware Cloud Universal program to take advantage of Google Cloud VMware Engine. Through this extended partnership, enterprise customers will gain greater financial flexibility, choice, and the ability to accelerate their cloud migrations and modernise their enterprise applications in Google Cloud.
The majority of IT decision makers plan to increase their organization’s use of public cloud (78%) and private cloud (72%) infrastructure over the next 18-24 months. This finding comes from the first part of the annual Cloud Impact Study 2022 from Aptum, a hybrid multi-cloud managed service provider. The report, titled The Balance of Hybrid, explores the deployment of workloads on different cloud infrastructures and examines the decision-making process behind their placement.
Canonical announces that Pacific Textiles chose Canonical Charmed OpenStack for its infrastructure upgrade. The new private cloud environment allows keeping the legacy workloads running continuously and launching new cloud-native services simultaneously.
Wes Van Den Berg, Vice President and General Manager, UK&I, Pure Storage, provides an update on recent developments at the company, including the launch of the FlashBlade//S family of products and the introduction of the Evergreen//Flex.
Matt Howard, SVP and Chief Marketing Officer at Virtru, provides some great insights into the Trusted Data Format (TDF) and explains why the time is right to launch the OpenTDF Project – giving the developer community the opportunity to address the many security complexities of the digital data ecosystem.
Darryl Brick, VP Partner Sales for Cradlepoint EMEA, and Lee Garrett, Head of Presales for Westbase.io, discuss the huge opportunity around enterprise wireless WAN, with 5G, edge and IoT bringing a new level of connectivity solutions alongside the more established LTE and 4G markets. The two organisations’ combination of Cradlepoint’s wireless connectivity solutions and Westbase-io’s Value Added Distribution provides UK and European Channel organisations with a powerful digital transformation proposition for their customers.
Marc Garner, VP, Schneider Electric UK and Ireland, outlines the features and benefits of the recently launched Easy Modular All-in-One Data Center, before discussing the growing applications for modular data centres – not least the edge computing market.