public cloud

Microsoft rakes in $30.1bn thanks to strong cloud growth
public cloud

Microsoft rakes in $30.1bn thanks to strong cloud growth

Redmond points to new large enterprise customers hungry for its Azure and other cloud services
20 Jul 2018
Google links US and Europe with transatlantic subsea cable
Cloud

Google links US and Europe with transatlantic subsea cable

Dunant cable will expand Google's cloud infrastructure securely
18 Jul 2018
'Full cloud is Netflix, bursting is just boring old iPlayer'
hybrid cloud

'Full cloud is Netflix, bursting is just boring old iPlayer'

Despite growing interest in the public cloud, universities remain split over the efficacy of 'bursting'
12 Jul 2018
Microsoft drops a clean energy data centre into North Sea
data centres

Microsoft drops a clean energy data centre into North Sea

Redmond hopes the underwater cloud storage facility could mean faster data transfers
6 Jun 2018
Firms not prepared for outages
Server & storage

Firms not prepared for outages

IT leaders struggle with complexity, but have shunned machine learning as a solution
31 May 2018
Meet Google One, the cloud giant's new paid storage tier
public cloud

Meet Google One, the cloud giant's new paid storage tier

The cloud service will be cheaper than current plans and will offer a whole lot more
16 May 2018
Azure at the heart of Microsoft's revenue growth
Microsoft Azure

Azure at the heart of Microsoft's revenue growth

Microsoft puts 16% year-on-year growth in revenue down to customers' digital innovation
27 Apr 2018
Sundar Pichai: Google Cloud is landing more strategic deals
public cloud

Sundar Pichai: Google Cloud is landing more strategic deals

GCP's security and machine learning features are attracting more enterprises to the platform, says CEO
25 Apr 2018
Research dampens claims cloud providers are GDPR-ready
Cloud rain
cloud security

Research dampens claims cloud providers are GDPR-ready

Skills shortage, malicious attack, and shadow IT comprise greatest concerns with cloud adoption
16 Apr 2018
Gartner: Cloud giants' dominance poses challenges for users
public cloud

Gartner: Cloud giants' dominance poses challenges for users

Top 10 providers could gain "unchecked influence" over customers
12 Apr 2018
Legacy IT and RoI fears limit public sector's cloud appetite
cloud hosting

Legacy IT and RoI fears limit public sector's cloud appetite

FoI reveals low level of cloud adoption among central government and NHS
27 Feb 2018
Alibaba Cloud plays host to Red Hat Enterprise Linux
public cloud

Alibaba Cloud plays host to Red Hat Enterprise Linux

The collaboration offers a scalable pay-as-you-go platform for developers to manage apps and build virtualised environments
23 Feb 2018
FedEx locks down unsecured Amazon S3 server that leaked data
FedEx Express 2
Security

FedEx locks down unsecured Amazon S3 server that leaked data

Data belonging to more than 119,000 citizens was discovered on an unsecured server
16 Feb 2018
Questions for your cloud provider
public cloud

Questions for your cloud provider

Getting things straight at the beginning of a relationship can save you a world of pain later on
13 Feb 2018
95% of data centre traffic will come from cloud by 2021
cloud computing

95% of data centre traffic will come from cloud by 2021

Volume of data will lead to more hyperscale cloud facilities, report predicts
6 Feb 2018
Google claims to be 'fastest growing' public cloud provider
public cloud

Google claims to be 'fastest growing' public cloud provider

The search giant had its first $1bn quarter in cloud revenue
2 Feb 2018
AWS revenues soar to help Amazon hit $3bn profit
public cloud

AWS revenues soar to help Amazon hit $3bn profit

Cloud infrastructure appetites show no sign of slowing down
2 Feb 2018
UK firms prioritise private cloud over public cloud
Private cloud
private cloud

UK firms prioritise private cloud over public cloud

Spending survey finds large businesses will opt for large public providers
2 Feb 2018
Microsoft Azure revenue up 98% as it closes gap on AWS
public cloud

Microsoft Azure revenue up 98% as it closes gap on AWS

Forrester cites innovation as key to Microsoft's success
1 Feb 2018
60% of enterprises plan to shift to the cloud by 2020
Cloud

60% of enterprises plan to shift to the cloud by 2020

Business intelligence, machine learning, artificial intelligence and big data are the most popular application of the cloud
19 Jan 2018
Google builds three subsea cables to connect its datacentres
The Googleplex Google HQ by Trey Ratcliff on Flickr https://www.flickr.com/photos/stuckincustoms/4323977677
public cloud

Google builds three subsea cables to connect its datacentres

The cables will connect Chile to Los Angeles, the US to Denmark and Ireland and Hong Kong to Guam
17 Jan 2018
Cloud security is top priority for 83% of organisations
cloud security

Cloud security is top priority for 83% of organisations

Companies prize strong cloud defences above all else
4 Jan 2018
Security flaw 'affects all Intel chips from the last decade'
Security

Security flaw 'affects all Intel chips from the last decade'

But an OS-level fix could drastically affect device performance - report
3 Jan 2018
Microsoft Azure deploysAMD chips for storage workloads
Microsoft Azure

Microsoft Azure deploysAMD chips for storage workloads

The move will help AMD target Intel's server market share
6 Dec 2017