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  1. QAD Chooses IBM Cloud to Expand Australian Cloud ERP FootprintRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... respond to changing conditions in the marketplace. By taking advantage of the IBM Cloud Centres built on its SoftLayer infrastructure, QAD has the freedom to choose and change environments, data and services as needed and maintain visibility, ...

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  2. IBM Rolls Out OpenStack ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NewsFactor

    ... clients will be able to launch applications on local, on-premises installations and public clouds hosted on the SoftLayer infrastructure, without having to rewrite code or change configurations. That allows developers to build and test applications ...

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  3. Amazon rules Gartner's magical boxRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | ITworld

    ... more "value-added" features. But what about IBM? IBM is progressing with the technologies from its purchase of SoftLayer last year for $2 billion. The SoftLayer offerings still aren't integrated smoothly into IBM's BlueMix set of platform services. ...

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  4. IBM is Most Popular Hosted Private Cloud Provider: SurveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | CNet News

    ... IBM will enable businesses to choose from a range of hardware configuration options and deploy services from IBM's SoftLayer data centers based on the needs of the workload. "By offering our customers access to a hybrid cloud platform based on open ...

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  5. AWS Edges Azure in Gartner Cloud Market Research ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Enterprise Systems

    Gartner Inc. identified Amazon Web Services Inc. and Microsoft Azure as the only "leaders" in its Infrastructure-as-a-Service Magic Quadrant market research report. Firms closely tailing those two leaders, classified by Gartner as "visionaries," include CenturyLink, Google, VMware and IBM/SoftLayer.

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  6. New IBM OpenStack services support hybrid cloud appsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | CIO

    ... and clients to launch applications on local, on-premises installations and now on public clouds hosted on its SoftLayer infrastructure without changing code or configurations. In other words, developers can build and test an application in a public ...

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  7. Gartner shows two-horse race in IaaS cloud: AWS and Microsoft AzureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | InfoWorld

    ... of other providers, including Google, CenturyLink, Rackspace, VMware, Virtustream, and to a lesser extent IBM's SoftLayer received fairly high marks, but none have clouds that rival those from the big two. Among AWS, Azure, and all the other ...

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  8. and United Business Group Partner to Accelerate Hybrid Cloud Adoption in KuwaitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | IBM

    ... to select from a range of hardware configuration options based on open standards and deploy services from IBM's SoftLayer global data centers based on the needs of the workload. Now businesses will be able to focus more on building functional ...

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  9. Delivers Broadest Set of OpenStack ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | IBM

    ... will be able to launch applications on local, on-premises installations and now on public clouds hosted on the SoftLayer infrastructure. This can all be done without changing code or configurations. As a result, developers can now build and test an ...

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  10. Citrix Shows Off Next-Generation Virtual Cloud WorkspaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Enterprise Systems

    ... service providers to provision Workspace Cloud in any environment, including Amazon Web Services, Azure and IBM's SoftLayer cloud, among others. The control plane itself runs in Microsoft Azure, but Citrix officials insisted that no customer data or ...

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  11. Cloud Performance Testing Gives Slight Edge to Azure over AWSRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Enterprise Systems

    ... which gives an error rate of .00005 percent." Nasuni omitted several key players from the test, notably IBM's Softlayer, which was undergoing system upgrades and led to frequent periods of planned downtime during the testing period, according to ...

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  12. 2015 Funding Roadshow Returns to Toronto on May 22 at MaRS Discovery DistrictRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | PRWeb

    ... in the greater San Francisco area, round-trip airfare to San Francisco, cloud hosting packages from CANARIE and SoftLayer, and one year of Intuit QuickBooks Online. "As one of the world's largest urban innovation hubs, connecting entrepreneurs with ...

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  13. IBM and United Business Group Partner to Accelerate Hybrid Cloud Adoption in KuwaitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Al Bawaba

    ... to select from a range of hardware configuration options based on open standards and deploy services from IBM's SoftLayer global data centers based on the needs of the workload. Now businesses will be able to focus more on building functional ...

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  14. Peak 10 Expands In North Carolina With Raleigh Data CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Data Center Knowledge

    ... profile in the data center and web hosting sector from its ownership of The Telx Group and The Planet (acquired by SoftLayer prior to SoftLayer's acquisition by IBM), as well as its role in forming Digital Realty Trust .

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  15. Dawn of the Devops By @XebiaLabs | @DevOpsSummit [#DevOps #Docker #Microservices]Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Sys-Con Media

    ... truly performant environment. In his General Session at 15th Cloud Expo, Harold Hannon, Sr. Software Architect at SoftLayer, discussed how to take advantage of a multitude of compute options and platform features to make cloud the cornerstone of ...

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  16. IBM Extends OpenStack ReachRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Data Center Knowledge

    At the OpenStack Summit, IBM announced it is extending the reach of its OpenStack support to now include an implementation running in beta on the IBM SoftLayer cloud as a service. Angel Diaz, vice president of cloud architecture and technology for IBM, says this latest implementation of OpenStack is designed to complement existing IBM support for deploying the open source cloud management framework on premise and in dedicated hosting environments.

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  17. Microsoft Beats Amazon in Cloud Storage [Infographic]Read the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | CMSWire

    ... it evaluated Amazon S3, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Storage, as well as HP's Cloud Object Storage and IBM's SoftLayer. It dropped HP because there was a change in its strategic direction and dropped IBM because its experience with its service ...

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  18. IBM brings OpenStack to its SoftLayer cloudRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | PC World

    IBM is making it easier for enterprises to move their cloud workloads across different OpenStack deployments, giving them greater flexibility in where they can run their applications. The company has launched IBM Cloud OpenStack Services, which allows customers to run OpenStack jobs both in-house and in the IBM SoftLayer cloud, with minimal headache moving applications back and forth.

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  19. Microservices Orchestration | @DevOpsSummit [#DevOps #Docker #Microservices]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Linux

    ... truly performant environment. In his General Session at 15th Cloud Expo, Harold Hannon, Sr. Software Architect at SoftLayer, discussed how to take advantage of a multitude of compute options and platform features to make cloud the cornerstone of ...

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  20. IBM Pushing OpenStack Services To SoftLayer Public CloudRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | CRN

    IBM, once the king of proprietary IT vendors, has been pushing its open-cloud initiatives hard for several years now, leveraging open-source technologies to create a cloud that seamlessly stretches from its global network of data centers to on-premise enterprise computing facilities. In that spirit, IBM told attendees of the OpenStack Summit in Vancouver on Tuesday that it was introducing all core capabilities from the OpenStack ecosystem to its SoftLayer public cloud to further increase interoperability within those hybrid environments.

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