Category: Cloud Computing

Atlanta Falcons get IBM Fan Experience

Atlanta Falcons are getting a brand new stadium for the start of the US Football season. The Mercedes-Benz Stadium will hold more than 71,000 fans. Sports fans expect an immersive experience on match day. They want traffic reports, team reports, interviews with key players, fan forums, competitions and much more. IBM is to deploy its…

Brian Kuhn talks about the plans for OVH USA

Enterprise Times recently caught up with Brian Kuhn, Chief Digital Officer, OVH USA when he visited the UK VMware vCloud Air offices. While OVH has been talking about its US company for over a year, Kuhn pointed out that nothing really started until earlier this year. That means that the entire Go To Market (GTM)…

OVH opens first London data centre

OVH, Europe’s largest cloud hosting provider has finally opened a data centre in London. This is the latest data centre to be opened by the company as it continues to aggressively expand its presence. London is the fifth data centre OVH has opened this year after Australia, Singapore, Poland and Germany. Hiren Parekh, Director Cloud,…

Rackspace reacts to EU data protection rules

Rackspace has announced its first data centre in Frankfurt, Germany. The data centre is in response to new data protection requirements from the EU and Switzerland. The company is to use the data centre to deliver managed IT infrastructure to customers in the DACH region. According to Alex Fuerst, Vice President of DACH at Rackspace:…

IBM opens four more data centres

IBM has announced the opening of four more data centres under its SoftLayer brand. The announcement boosts IBM’s data centre presence to almost 60 data centres around the globe. Unlike recent announcement that have been US centric, three of these data centres are international. Two of the data centres are located in London, England and…

Has Oracle unveiled the golden nugget of cloud

Many organisations still have considerable concerns about moving to the cloud. A year ago, Oracle unveiled the Oracle Cloud at Customer solution. This allows organisations to use cloud infrastructure on their own premises. It has now announced an extension to Cloud at Customer. This will deliver a full cloud stack to an organisations premises. Customers can…

Genband tells telcos to modernise

Telco’s have been told it’s time to modernise by Patrick Joggerst, EVP, Global Sales and Marketing, Genband. Joggerst made his statement during the keynote at Perspectives17, Genband’s annual user conference. He also delivered a 5 step plan for telcos to make life easy for them. An explosion of devices needs a new telco approach Joggerst…

GENBAND delivers NFV on Red Hat OpenStack

GENBAND has announced that Red Hat has certified its NFV software on the Red Hat OpenStack platform. The news came as GENBAND’s annual user conference Perspectives17 got under way in Los Angeles. Red Hat has also certified GENBAND’s Virtual Network Functions (VNF) Manager and several VNFs. According to Sanjay Bhatia, Vice President of Solutions Marketing…

NetSuite announces new channel partners

The ‘Oracle NetSuite Global Business Unit’ has added four new channel partners to the NetSuite Solution Provider Program. The Netsuite new channel partners are Cherry Bekaert, Terillium, Revolution Group and Conexus SG. All four partners have launched new cloud ERP practices based on NetSuite. Their common aim is to help clients capitalise on cloud ERP. According…