Cloud

Presently, various industries are becoming aware about the high electricity consumption and the adverse effects it has on the environment. Not only this, but such companies are also taking productive steps to look for ways to cut down the harmful factors. Same is the case with Amazon Web Services. Being an online retail giant, the company possesses a large number of data operating systems which are active all the time. Considering this, the Amazon offices consume a great quantity of electrical resources. Keeping this in mind, Amazon h...
Google on Monday announced that it has acquired Orbitera, a West Hollywood, CA-based startup that provides tools that software vendors can use to sell their cloud-based products to businesses. The terms of the deal have not been disclosed but reports state that the startup sold for just over $100 million. With competition in the cloud, the marketplace is heating up, the Mountain View, Calif.-based tech titan consistently trails behind Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure. By taking over a company that specializes in buying and sel...
Samsung Electronics has announced that it will acquire Joyent, a San Francisco-based software and services company, as it looks to strengthen its position in mobile, IoT and software services. The acquisition will provide the company access to its own cloud platform, which previously had made it dependent on other vendors. It can now self-supply its massive demand for cloud services, while the U.S. based public and private cloud provider will operate as a standalone company, continuing to offer cloud infrastructure and software ser...
Samsung knows no bound, and it seems that the growth of the company is not planning to slow down anytime soon. Merely a day ago, Samsung shocked its biggest rival Apple by launching Samsung Pay in Australia, and now Samsung plans to acquire Joyent. It seems the all-rounder tech company wants to explore every niche possible in the universe. We wonder why the smartphone giant hasn’t started making spacecraft and rockets yet! Also Read: Samsung Wants to Wipe off Apple’s Existence from Every Market The South Korean behemoth has anno...
At present, almost every industrial sector is involved somehow with cloud business. The trend of industries embracing the cloud technologies is growing day by day. From heavy data of bigger firms to small factsheet of smaller firms, everything relies on the cloud platform. The industrial culture has evolved dramatically in last few years. Companies of various sizes, potential, and regions have started adopting certain technologies on a bigger scale. Say, IBM has collaborated with UMB on the cognitive computing platform for cybersecu...
The concept of the Internet of Things is certainly going to transform into something that is way beyond an annoying buzzword or mere a passing trend, whether you like it or not. Following in the direction of the likes of tech giant GE, industrial giant Bosch is launching its very own IoT cloud platform. Yes, you heard it right. Bosch will soon offer an Internet of Things based end-to-end environment in order to get your home communicating with several other appliances and devices inside. With the purpose for use on first 50 applic...
Spotify, one of the world’s most popular services for music streaming, will soon abandon in-house operated and owned data centers across the world and switch to Google Cloud services as the latest client of Google’s IT infrastructure. The popular music streaming app, which was founded in 2006, has hosted its streaming service until now via its data centers located in Stockholm, the United States, and the United Kingdom. As of now, the music streaming service purchases or leases majority of its space for data centers. Given its globa...
In 2016, with PCs market declining, Intel’s goal is to lower its reliance on PCs. The market for Personal computers is not a hit anymore, so that might hurt the company. As the demand for desktops falls, demand for chip’s shipment and revenues fall along. One might think that such scenario will jeopardise giants like Intel, but it doesn’t seem so. From numbers disclosed by the company and statements from CEO, it appears that company can grow even when the PC’s market fall. The CEO, Brian Krzanich clearly stated that “Our growth is ...
The Herculean software company, Microsoft’s new strategy to collect users from its cloud-based assistance progressed to bloom recently due to better and improved offers on the wearable space. The newest update to Outlook on the iOS platform increases the flexibility and performance of email application on an interface of Apple Watch. The Cupertino digital timepiece users will have an easy time to go through their own emails on the wrist, and they can revert back to messages by clicking on the notification symbol. This opens a true-...
Cloud Computing is embraced by major industries nowadays; especially by the automotive industry. This technology will change the entire industry as well as the driving experience. The forecast for market of cloud computing is most likely to grow from $13.5 billion to $32.8 billion, in between the years 2011 – 2016, with a CAGR of 19.5% ; as predicted by cloud-based business application services and SaaS’ Centaur Partners’ analysis. According to the market forecast predicted by Cisco, by the year 2018, SaaS workloads will be 59 %...