The latest news and analysis on cloud computing, including cloud services providers, OpenStack, everything-as-a-service (XaaS), platform-as-a-service (PaaS) and more.
| Server-news Article Published April 20, 2015
Cloud-native apps can handle redundancies that may have depended on the infrastructure to do before, and they are autonomic in nature.
| Server-news Article Published March 26, 2015
Cross-selling, OpenShift and OpenStack, as well as the acquisitions of Inktank and eNovance, spur Red Hat forward.
| Server-news Article Published March 25, 2015
OpenStack and Cloud Foundry software gets directly integrated with HP server hardware.
| Server-news Article Published March 10, 2015
The new Cloudline servers are not intended to compete against existing ProLiant servers.
| Server-news Article Published February 27, 2015
There is a lot to talk about and learn when it comes to PaaS and best practices for DevOps, and Red Hat wants to help facilitate that conversation.
| Server-news Article Published February 24, 2015
Google's container clustering systems is being brought into the OpenStack cloud fold.
| Server-news Article Published February 17, 2015
The new release of the Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack platform includes OpenStack-on-OpenStack (TripleO), which will let clouds deploy and build other clouds.
| Server-news Article Published February 2, 2015
The high level from Feb. 2: VMware now provides one cloud for any app -- a single platform for private and public clouds.
| Server-trends Article Published January 30, 2015
2015 Ubuntu Server and Cloud Survey reports reveals some surprising findings.
| Server-news Article Published January 28, 2015
VMware reports 2014 revenue of $6.04 billion and has big plans to grow the business in 2015.
| Server-tutorials Article Published January 20, 2015
Cloud service providers that want to ensure customers can move their virtualized workloads without requiring much planning can certainly benefit from Software-Defined Networking (SDN).
| Server-news Article Published January 8, 2015
New OpenStack cloud server release enables a more automated way to load to new services.
| Server-trends Article Published January 5, 2015
Mark McLoughlin, Red Hat's OpenStack technical lead, details cloud product efforts at the Linux leader.
| Server-trends Article Published December 29, 2014
Scaling today's systems to meet the challenges that are arising from the mountains of data created by the Internet of Things will require leaning heavily on software and new technologies.
| Server-trends Article Published December 23, 2014
Are the latest round of acquisitions in the cloud space a clear sign that OpenStack has become a force to be reckoned with?
| Server-news Article Published December 19, 2014
Red Hat reports third quarter fiscal 2015 earnings of $456 million, and the company sees emerging opportunities for further growth.
| Server-news Article Published December 18, 2014
Oracle server hardware sales on the rebound, but the real driver of growth is in the cloud.
| Server-news Article Published December 9, 2014
The first release of Red Hat's community Linux project in 2014 provides server, cloud and workstation-focused products.
| Server-news Article Published December 5, 2014
Reports from IDC and Gartner provide a hint of optimism as revenue and server unit shipments grow, thanks largely to the cloud.
| Server-news Article Published December 4, 2014
With the VCE relationship in the rear-view mirror, Cisco looks forward with IBM's storage.
| Server-trends Article Published December 3, 2014
Linux Foundation's 2014 end user report shows continued growth of Linux servers in the cloud, though concerns over skilled staffing remain.
| Server-trends Article Published November 25, 2014
Competition is always good for consumers, and things are heating up nicely in the public cloud arena, with Microsoft and Amazon vying to offer the biggest and baddest machines to customers.
| Server-news Article Published November 18, 2014
General availability of technology from the kGraft project brings the promise of easier updates with less server downtime.
| Server-news Article Published November 6, 2014
If someone doesn't believe that open source delivers better cloud software, what should vendors do? HP's Marten Mickos has a simple answer.
| Server-news Article Published November 4, 2014
CERN details its massive server deployment and use of OpenStack at this week's Paris Summit.
| Server-news Article Published October 21, 2014
Armed with its latest funding round, OpenStack specialist Mirantis is positioning itself for an IPO in 2016.
| Server-trends Article Published October 15, 2014
It's time to take a closer look at the big takeaway from VMware coming out of VMworld 2014.
| Server-news Article Published October 12, 2014
The upcoming open-source OpenStack Juno cloud platform will now support more databases and database features.
| Server-news Article Published September 24, 2014
Incremental update includes new access control security and VMware NSX support for networking virtualization.
| Server-news Article Published September 16, 2014
AMD is positioning its SeaMicro SM15000 as a cloud-in-a-box solution.
| Server-news Article Published September 5, 2014
A partnership between Red Hat and Cisco USC that began in 2009 is still going strong, with continued collaboration on the cloud a point of emphasis.
| Server-trends Article Published August 12, 2014
While Microsoft is claiming to have eaten some of VMware's lunch in the virtualization space, VMware undoubtedly will be taking some of Microsoft's dinner.
| Server-news Article Published August 9, 2014
The company, which is investing $1 billion in its cloud initiative, is continuing to grow the services offered under the Helion umbrella.
| Server-tutorials Article Published July 29, 2014
Discover how the 280-plus PowerShell cmdlets for Windows Azure can help you perform advanced administration for Windows Azure-hosted resources, including VMs.
| Server-news Article Published July 23, 2014
VMware reports second quarter revenue of $1.46 billion, touting the growth of its cloud products.
| Server-tutorials Article Published July 21, 2014
Want to try Windows Server or its development tools on the cheap? Fortunately, numerous free or inexpensive options are available -- if you know where to look.
| Server-trends Article Published July 17, 2014
While companies like Amazon and Google seem to get all the attention when it comes to talk about public and hybrid clouds, there are plenty of other viable options as well.
| Server-news Article Published June 19, 2014
Red Hat CEO still sees share growth coming from Unix and Windows server migration as well as recent acquisitions.
| Server-trends Article Published June 17, 2014
HP launches its own OpenStack-based cloud platform and also changes the platform's underlying Linux distribution.
| Server-news Article Published June 4, 2014
The latest and most significant virtualization news at TechEd North America was actually a cloud announcement. Bet you wouldn't have predicted that a few years ago.
| Server-trends Article Published June 2, 2014
Execs from the open-source OpenStack Foundation outline some of the big new innovations in the development pipeline.
| Server-trends Article Published May 23, 2014
With Ravello now out of beta status, there's never been a better time to seriously consider the advantages of migrating your data center test and development operations to the cloud.
| Server-trends Article Published May 20, 2014
Chris Kemp, founder of Nebula and former CTO of NASA, explains how the new cloud server appliance works.
| Server-news Article Published May 13, 2014
At the OpenStack Summit Ubuntu demonstrates a portable cloud solution as well as the first 64-bit ARM server running OpenStack.
| Server-news Article Published May 7, 2014
Hewlett-Packard renews its OpenStack commitment with a $1 billion, two-year investment in R&D and its new Helion cloud platform initiative.
| Server-news Article Published May 1, 2014
New servers set to complement the existing HP ProLiant server platform.
| Server-news Article Published April 29, 2014
Latest version of Oracle's Unix operating system provides cloud, SDN and traditional operating system enhancements.
| Server-news Article Published April 11, 2014
The company assures users Azure is immune to the OpenSSL flaw that affects much of the Internet. Customers running Linux images should remain on alert.
| Server-news Article Published April 10, 2014
Horizon 6 launch takes direct aim at Citrix by enabling enterprises with new virtual desktop capabilities.
| Server-news Article Published March 26, 2014
Google lowers pricing and creates new options for cost-effective cloud computing.
| Server-news Article Published March 5, 2014
Migrating from one OpenStack release to the next is a key challenge that Piston Cloud Computing has claimed to have conquered.
| Server-news Article Published January 29, 2014
VMware finishes 2013 on a high note as it aims for future growth.
| Server-reviews Article Published January 26, 2014
The Altus OCP31 showcases some of the key advantages a third-generation OCP-based server system can offer for those looking to save on operating costs as well as initial procurement costs.
| Server-trends Article Published December 23, 2013
The virtualization space has seen significant changes over the past twelve months, but one key factor remains the same as we turn our attention to what 2014 might bring.
| Server-news Article Published December 12, 2013
At Dell World, the vendor announces partnerships with Red Hat, Microsoft and Google, eschewing building its own public cloud.
| Server-reviews Article Published December 12, 2013
Does the latest iteration of VMware's core offering deliver enough enhancements and new features to make it warrant a closer look?
| Server-trends Article Published December 2, 2013
Hotlink may have started out as a vendor of multi-hypervisor management systems, but now the startup is providing the vital glue needed to build more complex cloud bursting and disaster recovery solutions.
| Server-news Article Published November 26, 2013
Infochimps uses Opscode's Enterprise Chef to empower its Cloud for Big Data platform.
| Server-news Article Published November 13, 2013
After years of development, Cloud Foundry Platform-as-a-Service is now ready for mass consumption as part of Pivotal One.
| Server-news Article Published November 11, 2013
The open source cloud computing platform isn't just about storage and compute anymore as new services emerge.
| Server-trends Article Published November 6, 2013
Can Red Hat virtualization finally capitalize on new opportunities that will help it emerge from the enormous shadow cast by VMware, Microsoft and Citrix?
| Server-news Article Published November 5, 2013
In an OpenStack Hong Kong keynote, Ubuntu Linux founder details new partnership with Pivotal for the CloudFoundry Platform-as-a-Service technology.
| Server-news Article Published October 21, 2013
The software virtualization company unveils a new cloud management offering and several updated products at its VMworld 2013 event in Barcelona.
| Server-news Article Published October 18, 2013
Enhancements to the Juju orchestration system aim to make cloud server deployments easier.
| Server-news Article Published October 15, 2013
A Red Hat-sponsored report shows growth potential for the open-source OpenStack cloud, though there are some challenges.
| Server-news Article Published August 28, 2013
The companies continue their partnership in delivering on a shared commitment to create more efficient and cost-effective software-defined data centers.
| Server-trends Article Published August 20, 2013
With the two companies teaming up on the cloud in what looks to be a win-win deal, who then stands to be the big loser?
| Server-news Article Published June 25, 2013
IT pros can now download freely available evaluation copies of Microsoft's cloud server OS turned "Blue."
| Server-trends Article Published June 13, 2013
The reaction to the company's new IaaS cloud offering can essentially be summed up in a single word.
| Server-news Article Published June 12, 2013
Red Hat's CTO explains why his company is moving to a new model for OpenStack, where instead of two products, there will now be one that will accelerate Linux innovation for the cloud.
| Server-news Article Published June 10, 2013
After two years in development, Red Hat's OpenShift Platform-as-a-Service is now finally considered to be generally available.
| Server-trends Article Published May 30, 2013
Could the cloud prove considerably less lucrative than initially imagined for VMware? And after years of having the server virtualization market virtually to itself, VMware is now facing serious competition there as well.
| Server-news Article Published May 29, 2013
Chipmaker sends Jaguar to the cloud as its low-power Kyoto chip technology is officially unveiled.
| Server-trends Article Published May 24, 2013
Bob Muglia explains why Juniper is involved with OpenStack.
| Server-news Article Published May 24, 2013
The company's customers can now seamlessly migrate and integrate with the public cloud from their data centers.