Cloud + virtualisation > Cloud computing

Interactive ‘virtual’ and ‘dedicated’ cloud servers

02 December, 2010 by

With the trend towards hosting IT applications in the ‘cloud’, Interactive has introduced two system options. Its ‘virtual’ and ‘dedicated’ cloud servers with enterprise-level technical specifications and redundancy use the latest equipment in a high-availability N+1 data centre environment. The company provides a 100% communications availability guarantee by using multiple communications providers, each with fully redundant diverse paths and exchanges. The services are provided with a comprehensive penalty agreement.


Cloud computing reduces energy use by 30%

24 November, 2010

A Microsoft study finds cloud computing saves energy for users.


Old-world ERP clients defect to the cloud

18 November, 2010

NetSuite has attracted a large number of new clients to its ERP cloud service from SAGE.


Cloud is not a product, a managed service or software as a service

08 November, 2010

Cloud is not a product. There is confusion in the market about what cloud is, due to the fact every other day a vendor will announce their “latest cloud solution” which equates to little more than a hardware and software bundle - this is not cloud. Cloud is also not managed service, software as a service or a fancy lease.


Australian businesses demonstrate confidence in the cloud

29 October, 2010

Australian businesses demonstrate confidence in cloud computing - a survey shows the technology is seen in Australia as a strategic business investment, often driven by CEOs.


Optus Cloud Solutions enterprise cloud computing services suite

19 October, 2010 by

The Optus Cloud Solutions suite of enterprise cloud computing services provides businesses with a scalable and flexible approach to manage their IT resources without the need to maintain their own infrastructure.


Optus Cloud Solutions suite of enterprise cloud computing services

19 October, 2010

The Optus Cloud Solutions suite of enterprise cloud computing services provide businesses with a scalable and flexible approach to manage their IT resources without the need to maintain their own infrastructure.


VMWare vCloud Director, vShield, vFabric, View 4.5

15 September, 2010 by

VMWare has announced products and services including vCloud Director, vShield, vCloud Datacenter and Consulting Services for cloud infrastructure and management; vFabric cloud application platform; and View desktop management.


HP and VMware join forces for an integrated cloud system

02 September, 2010

Integrated, end-to-end infrastructure solution from HP and VMware to deliver faster time to cloud computing by year end.


prHP and VMware join forces for an integrated cloud system

01 September, 2010

Integrated, end-to-end infrastructure solution from HP and VMware to deliver faster time to cloud computing by year end


Private cloud to become the new ‘normal’ for IT infrastructure

01 September, 2010

Research finds 72% of Australian IT decision-makers are on the journey towards the cloud with expectations for private cloud to become the new ‘normal’ for IT infrastructure.


VMware vSphere 4.1 virtualisation platform

03 August, 2010 by

The VMware vSphere 4.1 virtualisation platform enables enterprises and service providers to lay the foundation for cloud computing by aggregating a pool of computing resources that can be accessed on-demand while enabling policy-based automation and management.


Blue Coat Assessment Service

03 August, 2010 by

The Assessment Service cloud-based reporting and analytical service enables Blue Coat channel partners to remotely conduct an extensive analysis of an enterprise network.


NEC's cloud computing gets a tick from Aged Care industry

28 July, 2010

NEC Australia has formed an exclusive ICT partnership with Australia’s two aged care peak bodies - Aged Care Association Australia (ACAA) and Aged & Community Services Australia (ACSA) - to advance the use of cloud computing in the aged care industry.


AMP selects CSC's cloud services

26 July, 2010

AMP, one of Australia’s leading wealth management companies, has selected one of CSC’s growing number of cloud computing services after an extensive evaluation.


  • All content Copyright © 2020 Westwick-Farrow Pty Ltd