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  1. 3 Reasons International Business Machines Corp. Stock Could RiseRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | The Motley Fool

    ... more heavily in higher-margin cloud technologies. In 2013, IBM acquired cloud computing infrastructure company SoftLayer Technologies to expanding its global cloud footprint. A major part of that investment was the formation of the IBM Watson Group, ...

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  2. NEWS & ANALYSIS: IBM, Semtech 30-Mile IoT Uses 10-Year AAsRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | EETimes

    ... intelligence. "LRSC can be installed on any number of servers, including bare-bones xSeries servers or virtualized SoftLayer instances," IBM Master Inventor Thorsten Kramp told EE Times. "Data from sensors pass through LRSC-enabled gateways via the ...

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  3. Amazon hones its cloud update processRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GigaOM

    ... the same: workloads were not interrupted. The Xen-related security issue also affected Rackspace , Linode and IBM SoftLayer, all of which said they're doing their own fixes before March 10 when more information is released about the vulnerability. ...

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  4. Docker Inc., leave Docker tools aloneRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | ComputerWorld

    ... then install the engine. Docker Machine supports Amazon Web Services EC2, Google Cloud Platform, IBM SoftLayer, Microsoft Azure, and a few others. Docker Swarm provides clustering, scheduling, and integration capabilities. This tool enables ...

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  5. Report: IBM to Conduct Cloud Reboot to Patch Xen IssueRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Data Center Knowledge

    Similar to the cloud reboot to address a potential security flaw five months ago, providers are rushing to reboot and patch before more details of the vulnerability are disclosed. IBM notified its SoftLayer cloud customers that it will reboot some instances between now and March 10, GigaOm reported.

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  6. Equinix Leverages Tail-f Network Control System for Multi-Cloud AccessRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Light Reading

    ... with direct access to leading cloud providers such as AWS, Cisco, Google Cloud Platform, Microsoft Azure, SoftLayer, and others, enables enterprises to realize their multi-cloud goals. Equinix Cloud Exchange enables this via its SDN foundation, the ...

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  7. Getting the real dope on your cloud deploymentRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | GigaOM

    Lots of companies can perform cost analysis of cloud-based instances; Krystallize Technologies says it does much more. The Austin, Texas-based startup delves deeper into what's going on with cloud workloads and compares how a given job will do across Amazon, IBM SoftLayer, vCloud Air, Microsoft Azure, CenturyLink, etc.

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  8. Docker Casts App Orchestration ToolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsFactor

    ... beta release of Docker Machine, including Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud, Digital Ocean, Google Cloud Platform, IBM Softlayer, Microsoft Azure, OpenStack, Rackspace Cloud, VirtualBox, and VMware Fusion. The second tool -- Docker Swarm -- provides ...

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  9. Add IBM cloud to the list of reboots to comeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GigaOM

    The latest Xen hypervisor vulnerabilities are forcing IBM to reboot some customers' cloud instances between now and March 10. The vendor sent out an alert to affected IBM SoftLayer customers on Friday, the same day Linode alerted its customers. Per an IBM notice sent to customers, the company said it was "in the process of scheduling maintenance for patching and rebooting a portion of services that host portal-provisioned virtual server instances, virtual servers hosted on these servers will be offline during the patching and rebooting process."

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  10. 3 Reasons International Business Machines Corp. Stock Could FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Motley Fool

    ... her credit, Rometty took major steps forward in expanding the cloud business by acquiring cloud computing company, SoftLayer Technologies, , ABN Amro, and WPP. Hybrid cloud installations , which integrate cloud-based solutions with older on-site ...

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  11. IBM Partners See Growth In Big Blue's $4 Billion Cloud, Mobile, Analytics InvestmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | CRN

    ... reorg, designed to break down walls between business units and more tightly align core IBM businesses, including SoftLayer, Watson, security, mobile, systems, services and analytics, into a unified solution. Rick Bailer, senior vice president of ...

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  12. Xen security issue prompts Amazon, Rackspace cloud rebootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | GigaOM

    ... March 10. In September, Amazon was first out of the chute with notifications, followed by Rackspace and then IBM Softlayer made its disclosures the following week. Subscriber content comes from Gigaom Research, bridging the gap between breaking news ...

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  13. IBM and @PubNub Partner for the Internet of Things | @ThingsExpo [#IoT #Cloud]Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | SOA World Magazine

    ... 100 SaaS applications, IBM's Bluemix platform-as-a-service with its suite of composable services, the powerful SoftLayer infrastructure-as-a-service and IBM's rich intellectual capital and deep industry expertise. This single online destination with ...

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  14. IBM InterConnect: New Cloud Tech, Celebs Take the StageRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | CNet News

    ... details of the Citi Mobile Challenge and IBM's involvement. Citi will host its Citi Mobile Challenge APIs on SoftLayer's global cloud infrastructure. And IBM will also award the "Most Innovative use of Bluemix" to entrepreneurs qualifying for the ...

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  15. Tropo Debuts Connect Platform for Network Services on CloudsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Converge! Network Digest

    Tropo, a start-up based in Menlo Park, California, rolled out its platform to enable telcos and 3rd party developers to rapidly integrate traditional communications with popular cloud services and enterprise workflows. Tropo, which worked with Apcera and IBM's SoftLayer to develop its platform, said these capabilities will put Service Providers at the center of a growing ecosystem of developer tools and cloud services.

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  16. IBM Says Cloud, Mobile and Data Businesses Will Reach $40 Billion by 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Re/code

    ... this year. IBM has been particularly aggressive in the cloud computing business. After spending $2 billion to buy SoftLayer, its combined cloud services and applications business is now worth about $7 billion in annual revenue, having grown 60 ...

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  17. Citi Extends Mobile Developer ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | ProgrammableWeb.com

    ... in the Citi Mobile Challenge, along with credits that will enable developers to run their applications on the IBM SoftLayer cloud computing platform. In addition, IBM no doubt wants to also expose those developers to the IBM MobileFirst application ...

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  18. Docker Releases Container Orchestration Bundle for DownloadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Application Development Trends

    ... Twelve drivers are available in this beta: Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud, Digital Ocean, Google Cloud Platform, IBM Softlayer, Microsoft Azure, Microsoft Hyper-V, OpenStack, Rackspace Cloud, VirtualBox, VMware Fusion, VMware vCloud Air and VMware ...

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  19. Big changes atop CenturyLink cloud as Higginbotham departsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | GigaOM

    ... IBM . This is the latest of several executive changes at cloud providers of note. Lance Crosby , the former CEO of SoftLayer, who was IBM's top cloud guy, left the company last month. Marten Mickos , the former CEO of Eucalyptus, who became HP's top ...

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  20. Docker Rolls Out Orchestration ToolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | NewsFactor

    ... beta release of Docker Machine, including Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud, Digital Ocean, Google Cloud Platform, IBM Softlayer, Microsoft Azure, OpenStack, Rackspace Cloud, VirtualBox and VMware Fusion. The second tool, Docker Swarm, provides native ...

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