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  • Apr 22
    2014
    Articles Industry News

    Financing in IT Industry Must Adapt to Growth in Cloud Computing

    Companies that design information technology (IT) solutions for commercial customers are facing significant changes to their business model as they adapt to the growing interest in cloud computing, according to GE Capital, Commercial Distribution Finance (CDF), a major provider of financing to IT solution providers. At the same time, technology manufacturers are searching for simplified ways of providing financial support on a global basis to the companies that install their IT products and services for commercial customers. Solution providers once focused primarily on reselling hardware and software to businesses. Today, due to rapidly growing interest in cloud computing, they're shifting to providing services and related products that are necessary to help customers take advantage of the cloud...
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  • Apr 21
    2014
    Industry News

    Mega Data Center Market worth $20.55 Billion by 2019

    The report "Mega Data Center Market by Solutions: Infrastructure (Server, Storage, Networking), Support (Power, Cooling, Security), Services (Professional, Monitoring, SI), & Users (Cloud, Colocation, Enterprises) - Global Forecasts & Analysis (2014-2019)", defines and segments the Mega Data Center Market into various sub-segments with an in-depth analysis and forecasting of revenues. The report also identifies the factors driving this market, various restraints and opportunities impacting it along with the technology roadmap and adoption trends. Browse 95 market data tables and 57 figures spread through 239 pages and in-depth TOC on "Mega Data Center Market"...
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  • Apr 21
    2014
    Articles Industry News

    Global Healthcare Data Analytics Market: Concise Analysis

    Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/lvblnd/global_healthcare) has announced the addition of the "Global Healthcare Data Analytics Market Report" report to their offering. The analysts forecast the Global Healthcare Data Analytics market to grow at a CAGR of 22.30 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the growing need for effectively using patients' information. The Global Healthcare Data Analytics market has also been witnessing the increasing use of cloud computing technology. However, the increasing cost of implementing analytics could pose a challenge to the growth of this market. The report, the Global Healthcare Data Analytics Market Report, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts...
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  • Apr 21
    2014
    Industry News

    Public Cloud Computing: The End Goal

    Public cloud computing seems to be the end goal for various firms, according to a new survey by RightScale featured in CloudTimes; hybrid and multiclouds are also on the upswing. No matter which cloud route a firm chooses, the findings revealed that, as more organizations adopt cloud technology, they derive increasing value while the difficulties of adoption diminish. RightScale's "2014 State of the Cloud Survey" aimed to understand how companies are adopting the cloud and what changes IT professionals are making within their IT management to do so...
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  • Apr 21
    2014
    Articles Industry News

    The Future of Network Security in the Data Center – Flexible, Distributed, and Virtual

    Think of a modern enterprise data center. There are likely hundreds of physical servers hosting thousands of VMs. Individual systems are connected via 10gbE links that likely feed 40gb cores. Local data centers connect over DWDM, remote data centers use MPLS, and cloud data centers chat amongst each other over high-speed VPNs. So there are a lot of bits running east, west, north, and south over high speed links with workloads and data moving from place-to-place at all times. Given this situation, where the heck do you put the security controls to guarantee protection, mobility, and high performance? I tend to hear a lot of strong opinions in response to this question: Security controls must follow workloads around so they need to be virtual (i.e. run as VMs or virtual services)...
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  • Apr 21
    2014
    Industry News

    Time Warner Cable, a Telx Customer, Bets Big On Easy and Secure Wi-Fi

    Time Warner Cable has turned on the Hotspot 2.0 capabilities across its public Wi-Fi network, letting customers with newer smartphones or tablets connect to its 33,000-node wireless network without entering passwords or dealing with login screens. Time Warner VP of Wireless Products Rob Cerbone confirmed to Gigaom that it has upgraded the majority network with Hotspot 2.0 software, and its broadband customers have been connecting to it since the end of March. Hotspot 2.0 is a technology designed to make public Wi-Fi work like cellular networks by automatically recognizing and connecting devices that have permission to access any given access point...
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  • Apr 17
    2014
    Industry News

    Google Out of Space at 111 8th, Eyes More Manhattan Real Estate

    Just three years after $2 billion to buy one of the largest buildings in Manhattan, Google is apparently running out of office space at 111 8th Avenue and is once again scouting Manhattan real estate.The search giant is seeking to lease upwards of 600,000 square feet to support its next phase of expansion, according to The Wall Street Journal....
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