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  1. Cloud Orchestration, Disaster Recovery Tools ReleasedRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Enterprise Systems

    ... has plug-ins to support VMware's vSphere and Apache's CloudStack, while plug-ins for VMware's vCloud and IBM's SoftLayer are expected soon. Its open plugin architecture can also support other clouds, and plug-ins are also expected soon for services ...

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  2. IBM Smarter PlanetVoice: What's The Best Cloud For Companies? Try HybridRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Forbes.com

    ... to host its ecommerce platform, while storing and deploying large amounts of customer and product data. IBM and SoftLayer provided a globally integrated Infrastructure as a Service platform with massive capacity to support its existing product ...

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  3. Reflexis Chooses IBM Cloud Infrastructure To Power Retail Cloud OfferingRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Freshnews

    IBM today announced that Reflexis, a leader in integrated real-time execution and workforce management solutions, has selected SoftLayer, an IBM company, to help customers in the retail industry make the transition to cloud computing.

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  4. Sohonet Appoints Chuck Parker to Executive ChairmanRead the original story

    Thursday | Digital Post Production

    ... recently expanded its Sohonet Media Network to a growing number of cloud providers, including AWS, Google and Softlayer, creating a "fast lane" to the cloud by providing speedy access and reduced charges for all SMN clients. In the last 12 months, ...

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  5. Tapjoy does the math, moves from bare metal to OpenStack cloudRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | GigaOM

    ... did its due diligence and decided to move a big chunk of its workload from bare-metal servers running at SoftLayer to OpenStack - but to OpenStack managed for it by Metacloud . Here's the thing, according to Tapjoy Head of Operations Wes Jossey ...

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  6. How Microsoft and IBM Get Ahead of Amazon: Cloud is the FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | International Business Times

    ... who definitively wants to increase its market share, IBM has adamantly been pressing forward with its offering of Softlayer. In addition, they have expanded by putting out 40 cloud centers globally. IBM has shelled out $1 million in a business unit ...

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  7. Cloudify Aims To Automate Cloud ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | InformationWeek

    ... of Cloudify users, with 1,182. By comparison, it has 803 installations by Amazon EC2 users, 162 users of IBM's SoftLayer, and 30 Apache CloudStack users. Cloudify has been developed as open-source code since February 2012 and can be freely ...

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  8. SoftLayer Adds Ability to Order Bare Metal Servers Without an OSRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Hispanic Business

    ... server faster and with less hassle.' The option to order a server with no OS is available immediately through softlayer.com and the , operates a global cloud infrastructure platform built for Internet scale. With 100,000 devices under management, 14 ...

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  9. Alliance Key Manager Now Available on IBM Cloud MarketplaceRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | PRWeb

    ... 100 SaaS applications, IBM's Bluemixa 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 ...

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  10. Digital Realty Trust (DLR) Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Seeking Alpha

    ... clients to instantly provision on demand first of all, cloud services from trusted cloud providers such as IBM SoftLayer, Internap, Interoute, GoGrid, and SingleHop. And program is still on its infancy, but demand for the offering has been strong ...

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  11. Can becoming an Apple Store for enterprises reverse IBM's decline?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | ZDNet

    ... can do, of course, is buy in the skills and the software it lacks. It's already done that with purchases such as SoftLayer's cloud service, for $2bn, and Fiberlink ($375m), which it bought for its well-regarded MaaS360 cloud-based device management ...

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  12. Microsoft, IBM Surge Ahead of Amazon In Cloud Revenue Growth, Analysts SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Forbes.com

    ... billion of cash and short-term investments." At the same time, IBM has been aggressively moving forward with its SoftLayer offerings, along with 40 cloud centers across the globe. Since its $2 billion acquisition of SoftLayer a year ago, IBM has ...

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  13. New Research Shows Microsoft, IBM Notching Big Cloud GainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | CRN

    ... which made a strong move into the hybrid and private cloud infrastructure market last year with the acquisition of SoftLayer, clocked in 86 percent year-over-year growth for the quarter. The explanation for these successes isn't complicated, ...

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  14. Ahead in the Clouds: AWS is not the only pretty one in the room anymoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Computer Weekly

    ... pretty one in the room. It is having to make space for Google Cloud Platform, Microsoft Azure, OpenStack, and IBM SoftLayer and also for the ferociously emerging players such as Digital Ocean and Profitbricks.

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  15. Bringing New Intelligence to Cloud Orchestration with Cloudify 3.0Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Sys-Con Media

    ... in Python and leveraging common infrastructure building blocks such as RabbitMQ. Support for VMware, CloudStack, SoftLayer and other clouds: Cloudify 3.0 contains built-in plug-ins for VMware vSphere and Apache CloudStack, and will soon have ...

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  16. The Perfect Storm of Big Data, Cloud & the Internet of @ThingsExpoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Linux

    ... served as its Director and CTO for the Cloud Portfolio. In this role, he led the technical due diligence for the SoftLayer acquisition and the creation of IBM's new Cloud Services Division. Mac currently serves as the Director of CloudFirst ...

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  17. RackWare Adds Disaster Recovery to Cloud Migration Software SuiteRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | Data Center Knowledge

    ... the 200-customer mark. It has several partnerships in place with data center and cloud providers, including IBM SoftLayer, CenturyLink and Peer 1. Many of its customers are partners that use it on a wide scale. CenturyLink, for example, used it ...

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  18. AppSphere 2014 Continues to Expand Speaker List With Industry Thought LeadersRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | Sys-Con Media

    ... Bill Platt, general manager of web services at Amazon Web Services (AWS), Lance Crosby, chief executive officer of SoftLayer, an IBM Company, and Jonah Kowall, research vice president, IT Operations Management group, Gartner. Kowall will also ...

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  19. AWS worry misplaced: Welcome to the maturing cloudRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | ZDNet

    ... prices and for once it wasn't driving the race to the bottom. Google was. Microsoft Azure was in the mix too. IBM Softlayer may have also played a role. Think of the hyperscale infrastructure as a service providers as the airline industry. The ...

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  20. Iron Cloud IoT Shootout @ThingsExpo Will Name Best Cloud PlatformRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Sys-Con Media

    ... 6, at the Santa Clara Convention Center. So far five platforms - Amazon AWS, Google GCE, Microsoft Azure, IBM SoftLayer, and Rackspace - have been named as part of the live competition. The "Iron Cloud IoT Shootout" will feature teams representing ...

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