• 07.29 2014
    Industry News

    Hurricane Electric Adds New Point of Presence at Telx in San Francisco

    Hurricane Electric, the world's largest IPv6-native Internet backbone, today announced that it has added a new Point of Presence (PoP) at Telx's San Francisco data center (SFR1), located at 200 Paul Avenue, San Francisco, CA, 94124. Strategically located south of downtown San Francisco, this new PoP will enable customers of SFR1 to experience improved fault tolerance, lower latency and increased network capacity through 100GE (100 Gigabit Ethernet), 10GE (10 gigabit Ethernet), GigE (1 gigabit Ethernet) and 100BaseT network connections. Additionally, customers will now have the opportunity to exchange IP traffic, or “peer,” with Hurricane Electric's global network... Read More ➚
  • 07.25 2014
    Articles, Industry News

    World Market for Cloud Computing in Healthcare 2012-2020 - Concise Analysis of the $3.9 Billion Industry

    Healthcare providers around the world are facing rising costs while they attempt to maintain or improve care. Healthcare information technology (HIT) is a key component of streamlining healthcare in a way that can provide benefits to those involved. As this report details, cloud computing is a way of using existing technology to modernize the healthcare industry. Cloud technologies are generally off-site, third-party-managed computing resources that can include computational resources, additional data storage and advanced software services such as electronic medical records (EMRs) or data analytics... Read More ➚
  • 06.19 2014
    Industry News

    Wireless Data Traffic More Than Doubled In US In 2013

    The average subscriber line carries 801 megabytes of data per month, said the CTIA. The total amount of data handled by wireless carriers in the U.S. more than doubled in 2013, an increase driven in large part by video traffic. U.S. carriers saw 3.2 exabytes of data traffic run across their networks, the CTIA said in its annual report on the U.S. wireless industry. An exabyte is 10x18 bytes or, put another way, a billion gigabytes... Read More ➚
  • 06.19 2014
    Industry News

    Industry’s Largest Cloud Computing Survey Reveals 5X Adoption of SaaS

    North Bridge Venture Partners, in conjunction with Gigaom Research and a record 72 collaborating organizations, today released results for its fourth annual Future of Cloud Computing survey. This survey is the industry's deepest and broadest examination of the cloud technology revolution. It analyzed the inhibitors and drivers behind cloud adoption, separating the hype surrounding the cloud from genuine industry trends and real world cases across a sample of 1,358 respondents. See the complete findings slideshow here: 2014 Future of Cloud Computing survey, along with analysis and commentary on the results here. "With four years of data, we're now really beginning to see some interesting trends, such as the five-fold increase in SaaS adoption to 74% and the nearly six-fold increase in PaaS adoption to 41%." said Michael Skok, founder of the Future of Cloud program and General Partner, North Bridge Venture Partners... Read More ➚
  • 06.18 2014
    Industry News

    Colocation and Managed Hosting Services Market in North America 2014-2018

    TechNavio's analysts forecast the Colocation and Managed Hosting Services market in North America will grow at a CAGR of 13.59 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing need to reduce capital and operational expenses. The Colocation and Managed Hosting Services market in North America has also been witnessing the adoption of high-density computing equipment. However, the growing concerns about data security could pose a challenge to the growth of this market. TechNavio's report, Colocation and Managed Hosting Services Market in North America 2014-2018... Read More ➚
  • 06.17 2014
    Industry News

    VMware Cloud Services Chief Bill Fathers Joins Telx Board

    Bill Fathers, the man in charge of VMware’s cloud services business, has joined the board of directors of Telx, one of the biggest colocation and interconnection service providers in the U.S. As Telx and its peers in the data center provider space race to win business from cloud companies, it is advantageous to have a board member like Fathers, who runs the cloud services unit at one of the most important companies in the enterprise cloud space... Read More
  • 06.13 2014
    Articles, Industry News

    The Era of Cloud Computing

    SynapDx searches hundreds of thousands of genetic markers, looking for clues about autism in 880 children across 20 states. A few years ago, this would be the task of a major company or research institution. Thanks to cloud computing, the start-up in Lexington, Mass., does it with 22 people, a few laptops and an Internet connection. “Without the cloud I’d need $1 million, plus staff, just for the computer,” said Mark DePristo, a vice president for SynapDx. Instead, his company spends $25,000 a month on computing and steadily gets more computer power as it needs it. You already work in the cloud, too, if you use a smartphone, tablet or web browser. And you’re using the cloud if you’re tapping online services like Dropbox or Apple’s iCloud or watching “House of Cards” on Netflix. Cloud computing, an airy term for real systems of cleverly networked computers, powers thousands of mobile games, workplace software programs and advanced research projects. These services harness global networks of millions of computers, renting and using huge amounts of computing power... Read More ➚

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