Posts Tagged ‘Infrastructure’

 

Rackspace cuts its cloud pricing; Race to bottom is on

Simply put, cloud infrastructure will be a buyer's market as the table stakes will be low pricing largely on AWS' terms.

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Diy Cloud: Choosing Your Own Virtual Machine Image Sizes

Amazon Web Services, seen by many as the market-leading infrastructure cloud computing provider, has a pretty full shelf of virtual machine image sizes for customers to spin up in its cloud -- 17 separate instance VM sizes are listed on the company's website, in

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Fusion-io Launched New Hyperscale Flash Product to Scale Data Centers for Enterprises, Not Just Facebook

Two years ago I wrote about Facebook's infrastructure would be the model for infrastructure of all enterprise information technology environments. That post was an effort to explain why SiliconANGLE was bullish on Fusion-io when the general market Continue reading

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Oracle launches line of on-premise IaaS systems

Oracle has launched a set of infrastructure-as-a-service systems that companies can run in-house and pay for on a monthly basis, a project the company announced at OpenWorld in September.

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Forrester Outlines How IT Organizations Will Control the Cloud

Developers love the cloud because it makes their jobs easier. Rather than fight this trend, and risk obsolescence, Infrastructure and Operations should accept it. A recent Forrester Research report offers five hints for controlling the cloud without stifling developer innovation.

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Managing Applications and Infrastructure

IT operations at State Auto deployed an application performance management system that provides a transaction-centric view of applications and infrastructure.

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Gartner: Amazon, HP cloud SLAs are "practically useless"

Amazon Web Services, which Gartner recently named a market-leader in infrastructure as a service cloud computing, has the "dubious status of 'worst SLA (service level agreement) of any major cloud provider'" analyst Lydia Leong blogged today, but HP's newly available public cloud service could be

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Netflix Releases Hystrix, A Service For Making Apps In The Cloud More Resilient

Netflix is open sourcing its libraries for connecting the numerous services it uses on Amazon Web Services to keep its business running. Dubbed Hystrix , the offering is just another example of how Netflix has become the model for how to deploy and maintain a

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Cell-tower Firms Stand Tall In Infrastructure Field

Several portions of the economy bypassed the U.S. recession three years ago and its subsequent baby-step recovery. Farm incomes soared steadily throughout. The domestic U.S. energy sector

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Are we clueless on wireless capacity?

Mobile market growth is set to go from strength to strength in coming years. But the wireless industry is struggling to deliver capacity at today's levels and has no clear road map for improving infrastructure. 18 Sep 2012 3:36 PM

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