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Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019

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The ugly truth about cloud computing in the enterprise

Enterprise cloud governance is a mess as clouds become the new IT siloes, a sprawl disguised under the “multicloud” or “hybrid cloud” label.

Telstra unveils new cloud management platform

The cloud management platform will be available next month.

RightScale releases Cloud cost calculator

For companies planning cloud deployments, creating accurate cost models and forecasts across the ever-growing number of cloud providers and choices can be overwhelming.

RightScale offers free cloud cost forecasting

For companies planning cloud deployments, creating accurate cost models and forecasts across the ever-growing number of cloud providers and choices can be overwhelming. Businesses are also leveraging more than one cloud provider so accurate management of cloud costs becomes more complex.

An evolutionary path to the cloud for enterprises

By end of this year, global data center services provider Equinix Inc will have opened the US$28.5 million phase four expansion of its second IBX data center in Singapore. The expansion is Equinix’s response to growing demand for services from cloud and financial services customers in Asia-Pacific.

SoftLayer to offer turnkey private clouds

From August, SoftLayer will begin provisioning and configuring private cloud deployments on demand. The IaaS leverages the company’s automated architecture, worldwide data center locations and private network as well as infrastructure management system. 

RightScale launches MultiCloud Marketplace to deliver cloud-ready software deployments

RightScale has launched its MultiCloud Marketplace, a clearing house for ready-to-run, customizable software designed according to best practices for launching and managing servers in the cloud. Organizations and developers can leverage a broad collection of software solutions, provided by RightScale and software partners, ranging from end-user applications to middleware and components such as data stores, application and web servers, grid frameworks, and more. By using the MultiCloud Marketplace, companies can cut costs and reduce their time to market in buildin

PHP solution pack automates management of PHP apps

RightScale, Inc., provider of cloud computing management, and Zend Technologies, a PHP Company, have jointly-developed a solution for deploying and managing business-critical PHP applications with high availability, elasticity and portability in the cloud.

Amazon EC2 outage: lessons learnt

Last Thursday’s Amazon EC2 outage was the worst in cloud computing’s history. It made the front page of many news pages, including the New York Times, probably because many people were shocked by how many web sites and services rely on EC2. Seeing so much affected was a very graphical illustration of how pervasive cloud computing has become.

Lessons learnt from Amazon EC2 outage

Last Thursday’s Amazon EC2 outage was the worst in cloud computing’s history. It made the front page of many news pages, including the New York Times, probably because many people were shocked by how many web sites and services rely on EC2. Seeing so much affected was a very graphical illustration of how pervasive cloud computing has become.