Cloud Services http://mspmentor.net/taxonomy/term/19995/more en Wal-Mart Prods Partners, Vendors to Leave AWS for Azure http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/wal-mart-prods-partners-vendors-leave-aws-azure <div class="node-body article-body">One provider of big data management services said it opted to host applications on Microsoft Azure instead of AWS, expressly to win business from a tech firm with a Wal-Mart account.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/wal-mart-prods-partners-vendors-leave-aws-azure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/wal-mart-prods-partners-vendors-leave-aws-azure#comments Cloud Services Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:35:00 +0000 78521 at http://mspmentor.net Oracle Revenue Blows Away Estimates on Surging Cloud Demand http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/oracle-revenue-blows-away-estimates-surging-cloud-demand <div class="field-byline"> Brian Womack | Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">It benefited in particular with applications that help companies in areas such as human resources, customer relationship management and financials. Sales for that piece of Oracle’s business jumped almost 70 percent.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/oracle-revenue-blows-away-estimates-surging-cloud-demand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/oracle-revenue-blows-away-estimates-surging-cloud-demand#comments Cloud Services Thu, 22 Jun 2017 20:23:00 +0000 78501 at http://mspmentor.net MSP Fights to Hire Scarce Cloud Engineers http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/msp-fights-hire-scarce-cloud-engineers <div class="node-body article-body">AWS Premier Partner CorpInfo’s plans to triple in size by the end of next year hinge to a large extent on its ability to find enough skilled technicians. </div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/msp-fights-hire-scarce-cloud-engineers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/msp-fights-hire-scarce-cloud-engineers#comments Cloud Services Thu, 22 Jun 2017 01:48:00 +0000 78491 at http://mspmentor.net 3 Reasons Why the Private Cloud is Here to Stay http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/3-reasons-why-private-cloud-here-stay <div class="field-byline"> Ellen Rubin | ClearSky Data </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Private clouds – specifically, object storage clouds – are alive, well, and becoming more popular.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/3-reasons-why-private-cloud-here-stay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/3-reasons-why-private-cloud-here-stay#comments Cloud Services Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:38:00 +0000 78461 at http://mspmentor.net Thinkstock IBM Cloud Loses WhatsApp as Facebook Moves App On-Premise http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/ibm-cloud-loses-whatsapp-facebook-moves-app-premise <div class="field-byline"> Nicole Henderson | The WHIR </div> <div class="node-body article-body">WhatsApp, with its 1.2 billion uses, was at one time one of IBM’s top five cloud customers in terms of revenue, spending $2 million a month with IBM. </div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/ibm-cloud-loses-whatsapp-facebook-moves-app-premise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/ibm-cloud-loses-whatsapp-facebook-moves-app-premise#comments Cloud Services Fri, 09 Jun 2017 23:32:00 +0000 77971 at http://mspmentor.net Acronis Backup Rolls Out Automated Ransomware Detection and Mitigation http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/acronis-backup-rolls-out-automated-ransomware-detection-and-mitigation <div class="node-body article-body">The single-client solution also features a blockchain backup and a host of advancements for managing large enterprise environments.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/acronis-backup-rolls-out-automated-ransomware-detection-and-mitigation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/acronis-backup-rolls-out-automated-ransomware-detection-and-mitigation#comments Cloud Services Fri, 09 Jun 2017 03:51:00 +0000 77891 at http://mspmentor.net Managed Services and Cloud Hosting: What the Leading Cloud Hosts Offer http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/managed-services-and-cloud-hosting-what-leading-cloud-hosts-offer <div class="node-body article-body">We compare the extent to which managed services are built into each major cloud platform, how easy it is to obtain third-party managed services and which cloud platforms are most in need of additional managed-service help.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/managed-services-and-cloud-hosting-what-leading-cloud-hosts-offer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/managed-services-and-cloud-hosting-what-leading-cloud-hosts-offer#comments Cloud Services Wed, 07 Jun 2017 11:23:00 +0000 77691 at http://mspmentor.net Netskope Wins $100 Million in New Funding for Cyber Security Play http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/netskope-wins-100-million-new-funding-cyber-security-play <div class="node-body article-body">The E Series round – which was oversubscribed – brings the company’s total funding to more than $230 million.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/netskope-wins-100-million-new-funding-cyber-security-play" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/netskope-wins-100-million-new-funding-cyber-security-play#comments Cloud Services Wed, 07 Jun 2017 03:04:00 +0000 77761 at http://mspmentor.net 5 Reasons to Overcome Resistance & Leverage Cloud Like Your Business Depends on It http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/5-reasons-overcome-resistance-leverage-cloud-your-business-depends-it <div class="field-byline"> Kirill Bensonoff | Unigma </div> <div class="node-body article-body">No amount of naysaying or denial will prevent your clients from eventually moving to the cloud, so why not help them get there instead of letting another provider swoop in and steal your business?</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/5-reasons-overcome-resistance-leverage-cloud-your-business-depends-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/5-reasons-overcome-resistance-leverage-cloud-your-business-depends-it#comments Cloud Services Fri, 02 Jun 2017 18:38:00 +0000 77671 at http://mspmentor.net Microsoft Launches Centralized Deployment for Office 365 http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/microsoft-launches-centralized-deployment-office-365 <div class="node-body article-body">The feature allows administrators to easily deploy web add-ins to a single user, groups or entire organizations, through the Office 365 admin center or via PowerShell scripts.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/microsoft-launches-centralized-deployment-office-365" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/microsoft-launches-centralized-deployment-office-365#comments Cloud Services Fri, 02 Jun 2017 00:12:00 +0000 77651 at 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