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Worldwide Weekly – Mar.13

Posted in .Worldwide by japanclouds on March 13, 2010


How Cloud Computing is Changing SOA
The larger issue here is that the focus on cloud computing as architectural options within an SOA is indeed changing SOA, and the technology we employ.
Microsoft to Discontinue EBS SYS-CON Media (press release)
Cloud offers greatest benefits to traditional enterprises Rackspace
Funambol Details How "Free" Mobile Apps and Services Can Be Profitable SYS-CON Media (press release)
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World Tech Update: 3D TV, Cloud Computing, and Apple iPads
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer gives his thoughts on cloud computing, the Apple iPad launch date is announced, and Final Fantasy XIII goes on sale.

HP’s cloud security guru to enterprises: Tread carefully
Archie Reed, HP’s chief technologist for cloud computing security, says enterprises need to understand exactly what cloud
How safe is cloud computing? CNN
Don’t look down: The path to cloud computing is still missing a few steps
Virtual conference speakers focus on cloud, value to enterprises, how to get ZDNet (blog)
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CA grabs Nimsoft for its cloud computing lineup
Reuters reports that former Google China chief Kai-Fu Lee considers cloud computing an opportunity for China to finally get off the ground in software
CA’s Nimsoft Buy Returns Quick Money To Goldman Sachs, Two VC Firms Wall Street Journal
CA Grabs Nimsoft
CA to buy Nimsoft for $350m ITWeb

Google Apps needs more Canadian cloud computing resellers
This makes it easy for businesses to move their solutions to the cloud. But Cho said for many partners, the cloud computing space is something that’s new to
Should You Do Business in the Cloud? Entrepreneur
Top WH tech official: Federal agencies could compute in cloud, too The Hill (blog)
Obama’s $79 Billion Tech Plan May Favor Web Programs BusinessWeek
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Linux summit dissects MeeGo
This year’s event features a full-day workgroup on MeeGo, as well as Linux sessions ranging from cloud computing to desktop distros to open source
Linux is the cloud’s future: IBM Canada IDG
Linux Foundation Announces Keynotes for Exclusive Collaboration Summit Marketwire (press release)
One Year Later: What Do You Think of (blog)
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Announcing Structure 2010, Our Internet Infrastructure & Cloud Computing
No Comments Two years ago, we launched Structure, our conference devoted to Internet infrastructure and cloud computing.

Cloud computing company opening Austin office
A Web cloud computing application maker is opening an Austin office as part of a national product roll-out. Dulles, Va.-based IceWeb Inc. (OTCBB:IWEB) also
IceWEB Solidifies National Channel Rollout MarketWatch (press release)
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Google Apps Marketplace Launches as New Cloud Computing Store
This will provide third-party software developers a larger cloud computing channel into which to sell their applications. The move, announced during a
Google App Marketplace Could Revolutionize Cloud Computing Walyou (blog)
NetSuite to Launch as First Mid-Market Cloud Computing ERP Suite for Google PR Newswire (press release)
NetSuite to launch cloud computing enterprise resource planning suite for Trading Markets (press release)
SlashGear (blog)

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Cloud Computing Seen to Boost Asian Data Centers
The year may be propitious in bringing back some growl to a region once famed for its "Asian Tiger" economies, if the growth of Cloud Computing continues to
Cloud a springboard for Asia data centers ZDNet Asia
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Worldwide Weekly – Feb.20

Posted in .Worldwide by japanclouds on February 20, 2010

IBM Promises Cloud Computing Advice At Upcoming Pulse Conference – ChannelWeb – By Rick Whiting, ChannelWeb IBM channel partners looking for some ideas on how to make money from cloud computing will get some guidance this weekend at the …… View related stories »

CSC to Present at World’s Largest Cloud Computing Event – SYS-CON Media (press release) – "Cloud Expo was announced on February 24, 2007, the day the term ‘cloud computing’ was coined," said Fuat Kircaali, founder and CEO of SYS-CON Events. …… View related stories »

Cloud Security Alliance and IEEE Join Forces to Identify Cloud Security … – SYS-CON Media (press release) – “The true promise of cloud computing will only be realized if all aspects of security are addressed and communicated in a truly open and collaborative …… View related stories »

Rulers of the Cloud: Will Cloud Computing Be the Second Coming of Cisco? – ReadWriteWeb (blog) – This post is part of our ReadWriteCloud channel, which is dedicated to covering virtualization and cloud computing. The channel is sponsored by Intel and ……

Decisions selects Cloud Computing Centre to host SaaS business – TMC Net – Feb 19, 2010 (TELECOMWORLDWIRE via COMTEX) — Database software provider Decisions has chosen the Cloud Computing Centre to host and manage all of its …… View related stories »

Acumen to Provide Cloud Computing Services in Support of Electronic Health Records – TMCnet – In order to track, manage and report on this effort, Acumen Solutions plans to implement a cloud computing CRM and Project Management solution from …… View related stories »

The goal of cloud computing – – In our last newsletter we pointed out how some industry purists believe that the phrase private cloud computing is an oxymoron – that cloud computing by …… View related stories »

Citrix, Novell Partner on Virtualization, Cloud Computing – Server Watch – By Larry Barrett Citrix Systems and Novell this week said they will collaborate on interoperability and assessment tools to reduce the costs and complexity ……

Worldwide Weekly – Feb.12

Posted in .Worldwide by japanclouds on February 13, 2010

SGI Offers Cyclone Cloud Computing for HPC – eWeek  – SGI is taking its technical computing expertise to the cloud. SGI is rolling out Cyclone, its cloud computing environment for the HPC (high-performance …… View related stories »

Users Use Applications. Applications Use Clouds – SYS-CON Media (press release) – then you certainly have a firm understanding of what cloud computing is and what it can do. But most end-users and business stakeholders won’t be attending …… View related stories »

Private Cloud Deployments: Top 8 Planning Requirements – San Francisco Chronicle – Virtualization does not obviate the need for management; it makes it more critical, especially as cloud computing is based on real time compute pools and ……

Cloud computing advances – 2TheAdvocate – Cloud computing creates a virtual world in which computer users on Southern’s network can share software and perform research using a single server cluster …… View related stories »

How To Protect Your Company In The Cloud – InformationWeek – A well-crafted service-level agreement and exit strategy are essential as you engage with cloud computing providers. By Jonathan Feldman Business executives … 

VMware Shows Partners New Cloud Computing Technologies – ChannelWeb – All the talk at the VMware Partner Exchange conference in Las Vegas about cloud computing meshed exactly with what solution providers are currently thinking …… View related stories »

Global Governmental Cloud Computing – SYS-CON Media (press release) – Yup @ruv, Goodwill Ambassador for Cloud Computing, strange I know. For those of you unfamiliar with the Westminster Forum Projects in the UK, …

Microsoft, NSF Form Cloud Computing Collaboration – PC World – Researchers selected by the US National Science Foundation will have free access to Microsoft’s Windows Azure cloud computing platform under a deal …View related stories »