cloud computing infrastructure - Microsoft Azure vs. Amazon AWS

Amazon AWS and Microsoft Azure: A Cloud Infrastructure (IaaS) Duopoly?

Amazon Web Services Vs. Microsoft Azure is shaping up to be a fight that will shape the cloud computing industry’s future over the next decade. AWS and its cohort of cloud...
RightScale 2017 cloud computing survey

What the RightScale 2017 State of the Cloud Survey Tells Us About Cloud Computing

According to a recent survey conducted by cloud management company RightScale, private cloud adoption rate is declining steadily, while Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) keeps surging. For the survey, RightScale reached...
Amazon Games Studio will be powered by AWS Cloud and Twitch

John Smedley to Head New Amazon Games Studio, Cloud Gaming Angle Likely

Using the power of cloud computing and Twitch, Amazon Games Studio is looking to create a brand new games world. As exciting as this sounds, the best part is that the...
best cloud antivirus software

What is Cloud Antivirus Software, and Are There Free Options to Download?

Cloud-based deployment of software is quickly becoming the preferred method of software delivery. SaaS - Software as a Service - providers like Microsoft have realized that it is a much more...
AWS launches Amazon Chime, a unified communications platform

AWS Launches Amazon Chime, but Can it Compete with Microsoft Skype or Slack?

Amazon Web Services (AWS) yesterday announced the launch of Amazon Chime, a cloud-based unified communications platform for video and audio conference calls, screen sharing and content sharing, and instant messaging.In its...
AWS global infrastructure architecture

AWS Global Infrastructure Regions and Availability Zones Explained

Datacenter footprint is extremely important for any cloud infrastructure provider. Amazon AWS, Microsoft, IBM, Oracle and Google are constantly building datacenters around the world. The ever-increasing demand for infrastructure services means...
Bain & Company cloud computing report - The Changing Faces of the Cloud

Bain Releases Cloud Computing Industry Report: The Changing Faces of the Cloud

Bain & Company, one of the world’s top management consulting groups, has released its analysis and forecasts for the cloud computing industry, titled: The Changing Faces of Cloud.Bain expects the Infrastructure...
Is Google Chrome the best browser to run Office 365 cloud applications

Is Google Chrome the Most Popular Browser for Office 365 Cloud Applications?

One could be forgiven for assuming that a suite of cloud-based applications from Microsoft, such as Office 365, would naturally run better on their latest browser, Microsoft Edge, rather than any other...
Microsoft launches Microsoft Azure IP Advantage program for eligible Azure users

Microsoft Offers Unique IP Protection Program for Microsoft Azure Customers

This week, Microsoft became the first tech company to offer uncapped indemnification coverage to its Microsoft Azure cloud customers. As the cloud computing industry keeps adding billions of dollars in business...
Evernote has moved 3PB of data to Google Cloud Platform

How Evernote Moved 3 Petabytes of Data to Google Cloud Platform in 70 Days

Evernote, the cross-platform workplace app, has found a new home in Google Cloud Platform. Evernote announced last September that they had decided to move to a public cloud; and, after an...