Docker Move Brings Universal Container Operations A Step Closer

Docker has contributed a component of Docker Engine, Containerd, to the community; it will provide a key element of a universal runtime. InformationWeek: Cloud Related Posts:A Cloud Move Means Big Changes for IT OperationsScientists Are Getting Closer to Making Edible Gelatin Robots That Can Function Inside Your Body?Kubernetes takes a big step forward with version […] Read more »

Microsoft brings F# to Jupyter Notebooks on Azure

Microsoft’s Azure Notebooks cloud service is adding support for F#, the Microsoft-developed “functional-first” language. Azure Notebooks, a free service for sharing documents that contain live code and equations, features the Jupyter Notebook web application and is geared to data analysis and data processing scenarios. Previously limited to the R and Python languages, the service can […] Read more »

AI Provider Brings IoT Data To Bare Metal Cloud

Falkonry provides AI services to its industrial customers generating great volumes of IoT data. Here’s why this company chose a bare metal cloud implementation for its operations. InformationWeek: Cloud Related Posts:Salesforce New Community Cloud Brings Big Data Analytics to Entire CRMData center construction increases thanks to the cloudEnterprises can put Oracle’s entire public cloud in […] Read more »

ManagedMethods brings shadow IT and shadow data into the light

This column is available in a weekly newsletter called IT Best Practices.  Click here to subscribe.   At the recent Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit, Gartner VP Neil MacDonald spoke about the technology trends for 2016 that provide the most effective business support and risk management. Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASBs) are number one […] Read more »

Blockchain Builder Brings Protocol To CryptoCurrency Initiative

Chain, a San Francisco blockchain company, has joined the Initiative for CryptoCurrency & Contracts. With its membership, the firm brings a blockchain protocol to the party. InformationWeek: Cloud Related Posts:Tezos leaders to tout cryptocurrency project in Vegas as promoters fightIBM and Stellar Are Launching Blockchain Banking Across Multiple CountriesCan Blockchain Prevent the Next Equifax? Not […] Read more »

Amazon brings Microsoft users into AWS with Active Directory service

Amazon has launched an AWS Directory Service for Active Directory, a fully managed implementation of Microsoft’s authentication and user management service. Using Active Directory in Amazon’s cloud will enable companies to bring applications including SQL Server, SharePoint and custom applications built with .NET onto AWS. That’s useful for businesses trying to move into the cloud […] Read more »

Amazon brings Microsoft users into AWS with Active Directory service

Amazon has launched an AWS Directory Service for Active Directory, a fully-managed implementation of Microsoft’s authentication and user management service. Using Active Directory in Amazon’s cloud will enable companies to bring applications including SQL Server, SharePoint, and custom applications built with .Net onto AWS. That’s useful for businesses trying to move into the cloud from […] Read more »

Amazon brings Microsoft users into AWS with Active Directory service

Amazon has launched an AWS Directory Service for Active Directory, a fully-managed implementation of Microsoft’s authentication and user management service. Using Active Directory in Amazon’s cloud will enable companies to bring applications including SQL Server, SharePoint and custom applications built with .NET onto AWS. That’s useful for businesses trying to move into the cloud from […] Read more »

IBM brings Bluemix behind the firewall for sensitive workloads

IBM’s Bluemix development platform is already available in public and hosted private cloud versions. On Thursday, the company announced a third option for customers that need to build apps behind a firewall. Called Bluemix Local, it adds new hybrid cloud app-development capabilities, giving enterprises the ability to build apps securely and deploy them easily across […] Read more »

Salesforce New Community Cloud Brings Big Data Analytics to Entire CRM

It is not always easy for organizations to stay in touch with customers, partners and employees through home communities. With Salesforce’s new Community Cloud, companies can create their communities, in the LinkedIn style, but for their customers, partners and employees. Built on the Salesforce Community Cloud Platform – via Connect API – companies can directly […] Read more »

Flowthings.io Brings Agile Intelligence to IoT via IBM BlueMix

Brooklyn, NY (PRWEB) June 25, 2015 flowthings.io, a division of Flow Corporation, today announced that the flowthings.io internet of things platform is now directly available on IBM Bluemix. The company also announced a series of platform enhancements, including interactive visual tooling and analytics, which dramatically decrease the time-to-market and costs associated with […] Read more »