Enterprise Cloud News

Intel, Amazon Deliver Enhanced EC2 Security, Mobile Enablement for Enterprise Apps in the Cloud

This month, Intel made its Expressway API Manager available on Amazon’s EC2 cloud service. The move could expand how IT thinks about APIs, using them as a powerful way to deliver enhanced EC2 security and control over how mobile workers connect to sensitive company data and apps, use cloud storage and even support customers. IDN speaks with Intel senior product manager Blake Dournaee.

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Business Users Still Driving Cloud Adoption; IT Interest and Influence Grows

Cloud adoption continued to rise in 2013, with business users doing a lot to push adoption, according to a recent survey. North Bridge Venture Partners found more than half of organizations use SaaS and cloud services to achieve business goals, while only 36% use apps to advance IT goals. IDN looks at the highlights.

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VMTurbo’s Virtual Data Center Management Adds Support for Storage, Hybrid Clouds

The latest update from VMTurbo aims to give IT more control over its expanding virtual data center environments. VMTurbo’s Operations Manager 4.0 adds modular components to simplify and automate complex aspects of managing workloads running with virtual storage and hybrid clouds. IDN talks with VMTurbo’s vice president Lauren Whitehouse.

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CloudBees PaaS Update Provides Cloud-Based Access to Java EE 7

Java platform-as-a-service (PaaS) company CloudBees Inc. is offering devs access to the latest Java distribution Java EE 7 through its support of Oracle’s open source  GlassFish v4 app server. Devs can now use the GlassFish reference implementation to take advantage new Java EE 7 features for new apps.

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SAP ‘All In’ for Cloud Portfolio, Strategy with HANA Enterprise Cloud

This spring, SAP is making it clear it’s all in to develop and deliver enterprise-caliber cloud options. SAP, a leader in ERP software, launched products and strategies this month to meet IT’s need for a faster, more scalable and reliable cloud solution. IDN speaks with Swen Conrad, senior director of SAP HANA marketing.

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Desktone, GreenBytes Partner On Desktop as a Service, VDI

Desktop-as-a service (DaaS) provider Desktone Inc. continues to expand its footprint for cloud-based desktops with a partnership with GreenBytes Inc., developer of IO-offload desktop virtualization optimization solutions. Desktone’s DaaS combined with GreenBytes’ vIO virtual storage aims to simplify and lower costs for high-performance virtual desktops. 

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ScienceLogic, New Relic Join Forces on Cloud App Performance Management

Cloud application performance management provider New Relic, Inc. and ScienceLogic, a provider of cloud management software are partnering to offer cloud service providers and enterprises a solution that integrates application performance management (APM) and infrastructure performance management data.

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SUSE, Dell Partner on Enterprise Private Cloud Lifecycle Solution

SUSE and Dell are joining forces on an enterprise private cloud solution designed to make it easier for companies to build, deploy and manage highly scalable open source private clouds so they can handle massive compute loads as well as customize their environments.

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F5 Enhances Physical, Virtual Application Delivery Controllers

F5 Networks Inc. is shipping updates to its software and hardware product portfolio to help enterprises easily and rapidly create and secure the delivery of business-critical applications and network services. F5’s physical and virtual Application Delivery Controllers (ADC) are designed around the company’s intelligent services framework.

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AppSense DeskTopNow Supports Desktop Virtualization, BYOD Management

AppSense has enhanced its AppSense Management Suite of products, and renamed it DesktopNow. The latest offering makes it easier for organizations to manage physical or virtual Windows desktop environments while increasing IT control and user productivity.

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CA Updates Cloud-Based Service Management with Nimsoft Service Desk 7

CA Technologies is shipping an update to its SaaS-based service management solution. CA Nimsoft Service Desk 7 uses the cloud to deliver proven IT service management capabilities with an easy-to-use interface inspired by social media. IDN speaks with CA Nimsoft vice president Gijo Mathew.

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Rackspace Rolls Out Improved Open Source Private Cloud

Rackspace Hosting has rolled out an enhanced version of its open source Rackspace Private Cloud software.  The software is powered by OpenStack, and sports a new feature called OpenCenter, a single interface that lets IT deploy, configure and operate clouds at scale in a data center.

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