Warren Closes $1.4 Million to Help Local Cloud Infrastructure Providers Compete Against Industry Giants

Estonia-based Warren, a self-service distributed cloud platform has secured a $1.4 million seed round to help regional cloud infrastructure solution providers to compete against industry giants. The round was closed by Passion Capital and also included Lemonade Stand and angel investors like former Nokia Vice President Paul Melin and Marek Klisa, co-founder of funds Superangel and NordicNinja.  Major industry players are already quite aggressive in the industry in expanding teams and data centers around the world.…

Okta Announces New Advanced Server Access Capabilities to Accelerate Secure Cloud Infrastructure Development for Digital Initiatives

New features speed scale, synchronization, automation, and compliance across dynamic server fleets Okta, Inc., the leading independent provider of identity for the enterprise, today at Okta Showcase, announced major advancements to Okta Advanced Server Access to accelerate scalability and compliance of cloud infrastructure. DevOps teams building in the cloud can now integrate with providers like Terraform to scale identity-driven infrastructure and build no-code automation through Okta Workflows. Additionally, Okta…

Zoom Selects Oracle as a Cloud Infrastructure Provider for Its Core Online Meeting Service

Zoom deploys Oracle Cloud within hours; enables millions of meeting participants within weeks Oracle announced that Zoom Video Communications, Inc. is turning to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure to support its growth and evolving business needs as the enterprise video communications company continues to innovate and provide an essential service to its extensive customer base. "We recently experienced the most significant growth our business has ever seen, requiring massive increases in our service capacity. We explored…

Oracle Achieves FedRAMP High Authorization for its Oracle Cloud Infrastructure-Government Cloud Offering

Delivers a comprehensive and authorized cloud for protecting the U.S. government's data To support growing customer demand, Oracle today announced that Oracle Cloud Infrastructure-Government Cloud has achieved FedRAMP High Authorization. With the highest level of FedRAMP Authorization and DISA Impact Level 5 provisional (IL5 PATO) authorizations, Oracle Cloud can provide government customers with the stringent standards of security necessary to protect the federal government's data. Oracle is a long-standing strategic…

Oracle Achieves DISA Impact Level 5 Provisional Authorization for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure

U.S. Federal and Department of Defense customers now can benefit from the power of Oracle's Generation 2 Cloud infrastructure Following closely on the heels of Oracle achieving FedRAMP authorization, Oracle announced three new government regions: Ashburn, Virginia; Phoenix, Arizona; and Chicago, Illinois. These regions have achieved DISA Impact Level 5 provisional authorization (IL5 PATO), providing a cloud environment where U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) and other Federal customers can harness the power of Oracle Cloud…

OpenText Expands Cloud Infrastructure in Japan to Support Enterprise Solutions

OpenText Enhances Disaster Recovery and Security for EIM and B2B Services Customers in Japan OpenText, a global leader in Enterprise Information Management (EIM), announced an expansion to the OpenText Cloud in Japan, with expanded domestic data centers in Tokyo and Osaka. Building on a legacy of delivering OpenText Business Network services in the Japanese market, this expanded capability will help customers transition EIM workloads to the OpenText Cloud, while strengthening capacity for disaster recovery and security.…

Rightpoint Expands Cloud Infrastructure Offering

Adds cloud readiness and adoption, identity and access management and modern DevOps Rightpoint, the independent customer experience agency with technology at its core, announced the launch of its expanded cloud infrastructure practice, which allows clients to build scalable, performant and secure public and hybrid cloud systems. By adding to this capability, Rightpoint can now help clients navigate cloud hosted environments and provide identity management and security. Digital transformation is at the core of Rightpoint’s…

Stefanini Offers Tailored Cloud Infrastructure for Better Adoption

The Company Aims to Accelerate Processes and Support Its Customers on the Digital Cloud Transformation Journey The cloud market is booming. According to the International Data Corporation (IDC), worldwide spending on public cloud services and infrastructure is forecast to reach $210 billion in 2019, an increase of 23.8% year-to-year. Gartner estimates the worldwide public cloud services market will grow 17.3% in 2019 to $206.2 billion, up from $175.8 billion in 2018. The fastest-growing segment of the market is cloud system…

Multi-cloud Infrastructures Can Drive Digital Transformation for Agribusiness, According to Proagrica’s New Report

Proagrica, the leading independent provider of connectivity and data-led insight across the agriculture and animal health markets, have published a new report addressing the possibilities and questions about the state of cloud computing and its place in the agriculture supply chain. "Cloud computing is being adopted at a startling rate," says Jeff Bradshaw, CTO of Proagrica. "Agribusinesses should not underestimate this powerful tool to extract the maximum possible value from their data. However, it's not an all-inclusive…

Actifio Partners with Birlasoft to Provide Next-Generation Infrastructure, Cloud Technology Services to Global Enterprise Customers

Actifio, the pioneer of copy data management software, was chosen by Birlasoft Ltd, part of the multibillion dollar diversified The CK Birla Group  to help its customers innovate, transform and excel with Actifio's multi-cloud copy data management software platform. With Actifio, Birlasoft can bring extensive innovation to its customers across public, private, and hybrid clouds; DevOps and test data management; instant setup and teardown of centralized data for analytics via self-service; and secure centralized control and…

NetApp Acquires Leading Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Player, CloudJumper

Company improves and accelerates public cloud virtual desktops for work from home, branch offices and enterprise deployments NetApp, the leader in cloud data services, announced that it acquired CloudJumper, a leading cloud software company in the virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) and remote desktop services (RDS) markets. As a result of the acquisition, the new NetApp Virtual Desktop Service (VDS) will solve the most challenging problems of virtual desktop services and application management, allowing customers to…

Dynatrace Tackles Rising Cloud Complexity and Speeds Digital Transformation With Next Generation Infrastructure Monitoring

Precise answers and infrastructure observability at-scale delivered through major enhancements to AI, log monitoring and data source access Software intelligence company, Dynatrace announced the next generation of its Infrastructure Monitoring module in its industry-leading, all-in-one Software Intelligence Platform at the Perform 2020 conference. The latest upgrades, including enhanced AI, expanded out-of-the-box observability and the ability to create custom metrics from log events, provide Dynatrace customers with…

Fastly Launches Cloud Optimizer to Boost Observability and Control in Multi-Cloud and Multi-CDN Infrastructures

Commerce and High Tech Organizations Can Enjoy Improved Performance, Observability, and Real-Time Control Without Making Significant Changes to Existing Network Infrastructure Fastly, Inc., provider of an edge cloud platform, announced Cloud Optimizer, a new offering that enables critical, high-traffic content delivery by sitting between a company’s content delivery network (CDN) and its central cloud. Cloud Optimizer brings customers with multi-cloud or multi-CDN architectures, especially within commerce and high tech…

Juniper Networks Builds Secure, Automated and Cloud-enabled Network Infrastructure With Telefónica UK

Telefónica Fusión Project Expands to the UK Under Digital Transformation Remit Ahead of New Feature-Rich Mobile Services Juniper Networks, a leader in secure, AI-driven networks, announced the first phase of Telefónica UK's successful services migration to the Telefónica UK Fusión Network, a brand new infrastructure for which Juniper Networks is the strategic IP network provider. Juniper Networks and Telefónica designed the Fusión Network to transform the customer experience for mobile, residential and business…

Oracle Cloud Accelerates Expansion to Bring Infrastructure to Customers Globally

Oracle Unveils "in Country" Dual Region Strategy to Help Customers Address Disaster Recovery and Compliance Needs; Expands Footprint for Microsoft Interconnect To support its customers around the world, Oracle announced that it plans to launch 20 new Oracle Cloud regions by the end of 2020, for a total of 36 Oracle Cloud Infrastructure regions. This expansion includes regions in new countries and dual, geographically separated regions in the U.S., Canada, Brazil, U.K., EU, Japan, South Korea, Australia, India, UAE, Saudi…

Panopto Expands North America Video Cloud, Launching New Infrastructure

Panopto announced the expansion of its cloud infrastructure, launching a new video hosting option on the Canadian-based Amazon Web Services (AWS) data center. With this announcement, businesses and universities based in Canada can now host their Panopto video libraries on an in-region cloud that complies with organizational data storage policies. Today's announcement is in response to accelerating demand for Panopto across Canada. To date, Panopto Cloud has been available from datacenters in the United States, Europe and…

SoftServe Achieves Infrastructure Specialization In Google Cloud Partner Program

SoftServe, a leading digital authority and consulting company, announces it achieved the Infrastructure Partner Specialization in the Google Cloud Premier Partner Program. SoftServe received this Infrastructure Specialization in addition to the Machine Learning Specialization achieved in December 2018. These Partner Specializations affirm SoftServe's expertise and success building customer solutions using Google Cloud Platform (GCP) technology. The Google Cloud Partner Specialization Program is designed to provide…

Onix Achieves The Infrastructure Partner Specialization In The Google Cloud Partner Program

Google Cloud Recognizes Onix's Technical Proficiency and Proven Success in Infrastructure Onix, a leading cloud solutions provider based near Cleveland, announces its Cloud Consulting practice has achieved the Infrastructure Partner Specialization in the Google Cloud Partner Program. Onix has proven its expertise and success in building customer solutions in the infrastructure field using Google Cloud Platform technology. Google Cloud Partner Specializations are designed to provide Google Cloud customers with qualified…

Oracle Buys IT security firm Zenedge To Secure Cloud-Based Infrastructure

Adds Leading Cloud-Based Network and Infrastructure Security Capabilities to Protect Enterprises From Today’s Complex Digital Threats Oracle announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Zenedge, which helps secure critical IT systems deployed via cloud, on-premise or hybrid hosting environments. Customers leverage Zenedge’s Web Application Firewall (WAF) and Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) mitigation products to secure their applications, networks, databases, and APIs from malicious Internet traffic.…