Cloud + virtualisation

Financial companies abandoning public clouds

26 February, 2020 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Due to regulatory and security pressures, financial services companies are bringing workloads back in house and embracing hybrid rather than public clouds.

Little red wagon causes 'traffic jam' on Google Maps

10 February, 2020

Earlier this year, Simon Weckert's assistant set off down a green street with 99 second-hand smartphones and created a virtual traffic jam.

Lock-in concerns see Australians move public cloud apps onsite

05 February, 2020 | Supplied by: Nutanix

86% of Australian organisations have reportedly moved or are moving public cloud applications to onsite systems, compared to the 73% global average.

Oracle opens second Gen 2 Cloud region in Aus

04 February, 2020 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Oracle has opened a Gen 2 Cloud Region in Melbourne to provide customers with enhanced business continuity, disaster recovery and data sovereignty capabilities.

Alibaba Cloud earns Trusted Partner Network certification

23 January, 2020

Alibaba Cloud is set to lend its services to the entertainment industry after landing a Trusted Partner Network certification.

Cloud spending outpaces non-cloud for second time

20 January, 2020 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Despite declining 1.8% year-on-year during the third quarter, global cloud spending outpaced spending on traditional infrastructure for the second time ever.

Melbourne more hyperconnected than Sydney: study

22 November, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Melbourne has pulled out ahead of Sydney in a ranking of 100 cities in terms of their progress becoming 'hyperconnected' smart cities.

Enterprises plan 'aggressive' shift to hybrid cloud

19 November, 2019 | Supplied by: Nutanix

According to new research, 85% of respondents consider hybrid cloud to be their ideal IT operating model.

Picking the right cloud could save your business

01 October, 2019 by Karen Astley, Vice President, APAC, Appian | Supplied by: Appian Software Australia Pty Limited

As the enterprise software market moves rapidly to the cloud, businesses need to know which kind of cloud is required to ensure sustained success.

Companies detect only 1% of IaaS misconfiguration incidents

26 September, 2019

Ninety per cent of companies said they have experienced a security issue while using IaaS, but a new report shows they may not be aware of just how many they're facing.

Zoho expands Australian presence

23 September, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling | Supplied by: Zoho Corporation Pte Ltd

Business application developer Zoho has established a presence at two Equinix data centres in Sydney and Melbourne to help support local customers.

Equinix expands access to Oracle Cloud in Australia

19 September, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling | Supplied by: Equinix Australia Pty Ltd

Equinix has announced an expanded partnership with Oracle to provide access to Oracle Cloud FastConnect in Sydney and metros on four other continents.

Network launches Australian research data into hyperdrive

19 September, 2019

AARNet's high-bandwidth service could help boost Australia's participation in international, data-heavy projects like the Square Kilometre Array.

Oracle to open second cloud region in Australia

18 September, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Oracle has revealed plans to open an Oracle Cloud Infrastructure region in Melbourne to complement its existing region in Sydney.

How three countries are approaching blockchain innovation

28 August, 2019

Here's how the United Arab Emirates, Estonia and India are implementing blockchain in the hope of becoming global blockchain capitals.

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