Cloud Computing

The cloud is an inevitable force: Amazon Web Services
In an exclusive interview, Amazon Web Services CTO Werner Vogels tells Edwin Yapp that cloud computing is an undeniable and unstoppable force driven by the competitive needs of businesses, and while there are still some impediments that stand in the way of full adoption, its acceptance is uninevitable.
Cloud adoption shaken by Snowden revelations: Survey
The revelations of large-scale cyber-surveillance last year by the United States and other governments have prompted enterprises around the world to rethink their cloud computing strategies, a new study has found. Edwin Yapp reports.
Big data hype slowly but surely melting away
Edwin Yapp reflects on big data and how it may be finally showing signs of practicalibility in the real world today.
How mobility can be a game-changer for healthcare
Mark Micallef of Citrix shares three key steps Asean healthcare organisations can take to tap the potential of cloud computing and mobile workspaces to drive greater efficiency in the healthcare sector.
VMware bets on South-East Asia for growth
Virtualisaiton giant VMware Inc is confident that its business will continue to grow this year and reiterated its stand that the South-East Asia (SEA) region will be a key focus area contributing to this growth, a top company executive reveals.
The world needs to unite on privacy and trust: EU official
The future of the Internet demands a new proactive attitude in how governments, the industry and academia collectively manage issues such as privacy, security and trust, says a top European Union official. Edwin Yapp reports from CeBIT in Hannover, Germany.
Parallels Hypervisor gets Microsoft Server validation
Hosting and cloud services enablement provider Parallels has announced the validation of its Parallels Hypervisor under Microsoft Corp's Server Virtualisation Validation Programme (SVVP).
This year’s tech wish list, minus the hype
Edwin Yapp kicks off the year by reflecting on what big data and cloud really meant in 2013.
Cloud should go beyond cost savings, says SAP
The conversation within the industry about cloud computing should no longer be about lowering costs of IT infrastructure but about enabling businesses to attain better agility and consequently help them raise their overall business value, argues German software giant SAP AG.
Amazon power startups with its cloud services
Amazon Web Services (AWS) has launched AWS Activate, a structured package the company claims would help startups gain access to technology resources and enable them to get started easily and scale as their business grows.
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