Cloud Computing http://mspmentor.net/taxonomy/term/19995/more en Google Cloud Has 'Good Shot' at Topping AWS by 2022, SVP Greene Says http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/google-cloud-has-good-shot-topping-aws-2022-svp-greene-says <div class="node-body article-body">The head of Google Cloud suggested the tech giant is poised to leapfrog competitors AWS, Microsoft Azure and IBM Cloud - all of which currently have larger market shares.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/google-cloud-has-good-shot-topping-aws-2022-svp-greene-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/google-cloud-has-good-shot-topping-aws-2022-svp-greene-says#comments Cloud Computing Mon, 24 Apr 2017 21:26:00 +0000 76621 at http://mspmentor.net <p>Diane Greene delivers a keynote during Google Next &#39;17 last month.</p> Amazon Web Services Head Jassy Digs at Oracle Over 'Lock In' http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/amazon-web-services-head-jassy-digs-oracle-over-lock <div class="node-body article-body">Appearing on CNBC, the head of the No. 1 public cloud vendor said customers are sick of long, expensive contracts. He also offers his thoughts on growth and Donald Trump.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/amazon-web-services-head-jassy-digs-oracle-over-lock" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/amazon-web-services-head-jassy-digs-oracle-over-lock#comments Cloud Computing Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:09:00 +0000 76541 at http://mspmentor.net CNBC video IBM Misses Estimates in 20th Straight Quarterly Sales Drop http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/ibm-misses-estimates-20th-straight-quarterly-sales-drop <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Part of the sales miss stemmed from IBM’s technology services and cloud platforms segment, where revenue declined for the first time in three quarters. That group helps clients move applications onto cloud servers and manage workloads through multi-year deals of $500 million to $1 billion.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/ibm-misses-estimates-20th-straight-quarterly-sales-drop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/ibm-misses-estimates-20th-straight-quarterly-sales-drop#comments Cloud Computing Tue, 18 Apr 2017 17:08:00 +0000 76501 at http://mspmentor.net Amazon Web Services Head Jassy Reaps $35.4 Million for 2016 http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/amazon-web-services-head-jassy-reaps-354-million-2016 <div class="field-byline"> Anders Melin | Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Jassy, promoted to a new CEO role for the division a year ago, was the company’s top-paid employee among the six executives whose compensation has to be publicly disclosed, including Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/amazon-web-services-head-jassy-reaps-354-million-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/amazon-web-services-head-jassy-reaps-354-million-2016#comments Cloud Computing Mon, 17 Apr 2017 21:26:00 +0000 76451 at http://mspmentor.net Report: Firms Plan to Boost AWS Spend, Citing Positive Cloud ROI http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/report-firms-plan-boost-aws-spend-citing-positive-cloud-roi <div class="field-byline"> Chris Burt | The WHIR </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The survey by 2nd Watch polled business executives at U.S. companies with at least 1,000 employees about cloud-native AWS services. </div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/report-firms-plan-boost-aws-spend-citing-positive-cloud-roi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/report-firms-plan-boost-aws-spend-citing-positive-cloud-roi#comments Cloud Computing Fri, 14 Apr 2017 01:51:00 +0000 76391 at http://mspmentor.net The Doyle Report: Avant Steps Forward in Cloud Services Distribution http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/doyle-report-avant-steps-forward-cloud-services-distribution <div class="field-deck"> Energetic distributor updates key sales tool and adds Comcast to its portfolio of offerings </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Perspectives on Avant from Co-founder and President Andrew Lydecker.</div> <div class="field-stocksymbols"> <span>Stock Symbols:&nbsp;</span> CMCSA </div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/doyle-report-avant-steps-forward-cloud-services-distribution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/doyle-report-avant-steps-forward-cloud-services-distribution#comments Cloud Computing Thu, 13 Apr 2017 22:23:00 +0000 76381 at http://mspmentor.net Report: Microsoft Catching Up to AWS in Enterprise IaaS Race http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/report-microsoft-catching-aws-enterprise-iaas-race <div class="field-byline"> Chris Burt | The WHIR </div> <div class="node-body article-body">IaaS vendors are still led by Amazon Web Services, but Microsoft Azure has emerged as the top competitor. </div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/report-microsoft-catching-aws-enterprise-iaas-race" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/report-microsoft-catching-aws-enterprise-iaas-race#comments Cloud Computing Fri, 07 Apr 2017 15:45:00 +0000 76191 at http://mspmentor.net The Doyle Report: How to Make Money Selling the Cloud http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/doyle-report-how-make-money-selling-cloud <div class="field-deck"> Sure the cloud poses a threat. But there are plenty of ways to make money with it. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Experts and practitioners who have embraced the cloud say there’s no reason not to dive in. Here are some practical tips.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/doyle-report-how-make-money-selling-cloud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/doyle-report-how-make-money-selling-cloud#comments Cloud Computing Thu, 06 Apr 2017 23:02:00 +0000 76151 at http://mspmentor.net ThinkStock Beer, Bots and Broadcasts: Companies Start Using AI in the Cloud http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/beer-bots-and-broadcasts-companies-start-using-ai-cloud <div class="field-byline"> Dina Bass and Mark Bergen | Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A growing number of enterprises are using new combinations of AI tools and cloud services from Microsoft, Amazon.com Inc. and Alphabet Inc.'s Google.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/beer-bots-and-broadcasts-companies-start-using-ai-cloud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/beer-bots-and-broadcasts-companies-start-using-ai-cloud#comments Cloud Computing Thu, 06 Apr 2017 20:50:00 +0000 76141 at http://mspmentor.net Office 365 to Block Malicious Links in Word, Excel and PowerPoint http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/office-365-block-malicious-links-word-excel-and-powerpoint <div class="node-body article-body">Safe Links, which is already active in Outlook, will be rolled out to all Office 365 ProPlus desktop clients at an unspecified date later this month.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/office-365-block-malicious-links-word-excel-and-powerpoint" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/office-365-block-malicious-links-word-excel-and-powerpoint#comments Cloud Computing Wed, 05 Apr 2017 02:44:00 +0000 76021 at http://mspmentor.net