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  1. Dark skies hang over midtier cloud providersRead the original story

    18 min ago | InfoWorld

    ... which command most of the market. (AWS has a huge lead, even within this tier.) The second tier includes IBM (its SoftLayer unit), Verizon, Hewlett-Packard, Oracle, Cisco Systems, CenturyLink, and a few others. These are all big companies, for sure, ...


  2. Start Co. Graduates Newest Batch of StartupsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Daily News

    ... all phases of starting a company. The event was sponsored by Launch Tennessee, the Downtown Memphis Commission, Softlayer and PayPal, and it attracted investors from Memphis as well as all the way from Singapore, in addition to representatives of ...


  3. IBM Bolsters with 1st SoftLayer Data Center in CanadaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Hispanic Business

    ... insurance, retail and public sector organizations as well as numerous Canadian startup companies, members of the SoftLayer Catalyst startup program. Catalyst provides promising startups with credits for any cloud infrastructure (including servers, ...


  4. IBM's Investments and Move to Higher-Growth Business Make It a Smart ChoiceRead the original story

    Wednesday |

    ... though, Global Technology service revenue was down by 3%, but on a constant currency basis, it was up by 2%. The SoftLayer segment within GTS performed well. This platform provides a highly differentiated solution for clients looking to deploy ...


  5. VMware Expands vCloud Hybrid Operations In Europe And AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    ... the coming years, as evidenced by IT giant IBM's plans to also open a data center in London, with a focus on its SoftLayer cloud infrastructure. The company plans to invest $1.2 billion in cloud services and building infrastructure across a number ...


  6. Hitting The Mark: The 2014 Next-Gen 250Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CRN

    ... Flagship in an interview. The company is a major IBM partner and was one of the first resellers of the vendor's SoftLayer cloud services. Services and hardware aren't mutually exclusive, of course. "One feeds the other. I actually think if we do ...


  7. @DevOpsSummit | IBM's Kristof Kloeckner: '#Cloud Needs #Devops' [@IBMcloud]Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sys-Con Media

    ... a wealth of IBM, third-party and open source services and APIs, deploy and scale with infrastructure services from SoftLayer and code with the confidence based on a foundation of open standards. Speaker Bio: Dr. Kloeckner is responsible for ...


  8. CenturyLink Unveils Private Cloud ProductRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Data Center Knowledge

    ... giants. It has also been competing with the mid-size players like itself - companies like Rackspace and IBM's SoftLayer business - expanding its managed services portfolio . Another big part of CenturyLink's strategy in the cloud has been fostering ...


  9. Why Blue Harbour Sees Value in RackspaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 |

    ... a large gap in the bids the company is receiving and the price at which it is willing to sell. purchase of SoftLayer for $2 billion, or an enterprise value of 10.5 times EBITDA ultimately may prove a good barometer on Rackspace's long-term ...


  10. @SoftLayer Named 'Gold Sponsor' of @CloudExpo Silicon ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Sys-Con Media

    IBM SoftLayer sponsor logo at Cloud Expo's giant Silicon View billboard which is viewed by more than 1.3 million motorists per week.


  11. Couchbase Expands Ecosystem with New Cloud Deployment PartnersRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Business Wire

    ... customers can now automate the process of provisioning Couchbase Server to Amazon Web Services, HP Cloud, IBM SoftLayer, VMware, OpenStack, and more. "Adding these partners ensures customers can find the right option for their business to deploy ...


  12. SoftLayer's Toronto Data Center Gives Canadians More Cloud Hosting Options, CTO SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Data Center Knowledge

    ... startups on their way, it's no wonder there's demand in the Toronto market for IT services. Earlier this week, SoftLayer opened a data center in Markham, Ontario , just north of Toronto, with capacity for 15,000 servers. It is based on a ...


  13. Look for VMware and Red Hat to get with the mobile development programRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | JK on the run

    ... Mobile Back-end Starter . Or Facebook's acquisition of Parse last year. IBM is also trying to weave together SoftLayer, BlueMix and WebSphere to come up with its own mobile-focused dev platform. There's clearly a lot of action here. The theory is ...


  14. GreenSQL Joins Cloud Security AllianceRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Business Wire

    ... that helps companies implement best practices around the databases they host on Amazon AWS, Google Cloud Platform, SoftLayer, Microsoft Azure and many others," said Amir Sadeh, CEO of GreenSQL. "Our software provides real-time interception of ...


  15. @ThingsExpo | Internet of Things, Fast Data vs. #BigDataRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Sys-Con Media

    ... about the performance benchmark of 1m tps on a 3-node cluster scaling to 2.4m on a 12-node system running in the SoftLayer cloud (owned by IBM). They also said that this solution is much faster than Amazon's AWS cloud. The comparison is not ...


  16. Yashi Scales to Support Explosive Growth of Online Video Advertising...Read the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | PRWeb

    ... with them. Currently, Yashi has Aerospike clusters located in its East and West Coast data centers, managed by SoftLayer, Inc. Running on bare metal servers, each Aerospike cluster reliably manages tens of thousands of transactions per second ...


  17. Bring Google scale to your datacentreRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2014 | ITWorld Canada

    ... pool of resources. It's another way in which Google is competing with Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and IBM Softlayer for cloud customers. Google and Mesosphere announced Monday a new app letting developers can spin up a Mesosphere cluster on ...


  18. @CloudExpo | And The Winner Is! @AWSCloud @GoogleCloud @MSCloud @Rackspace @SoftLayerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | 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 ...


  19. @ThingsExpo | Convergence of #BigData, #Cloud & Internet of ThingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | WebSphere Journal

    ... 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 ...


  20. Top 5 Data Center Stories, Week of August 8thRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Data Center Knowledge

    ... the heat source in the data center is enjoying somewhat of a renaissance, according to a recent report by opened a SoftLayer data center in Toronto, Canada. This is the first SoftLayer facility in the country and the fifth of the planned fifteen ...