Fusion, one of the leading providers of cloud services, has announced the acquisition to Chicago based RootAxcess. RootAxcess has a broad range of services, including Infrastructure-as-a-Service (also known as Iaas), cloud hosting, virtual data center, and utilizes private and hybrid cloud infrastructure. The deal was closed on September 30th 2015; RootAxcess is expected to be fully integrated by the end of the first quarter in 2016. According to reports, the acquisition Accelerates Fusion’s expansion in the cloud computing segment of its business with significant cross-selling and upselling opportunities into its’s existing customer base of approximately 11,000 businesses, [...]
Oracle, a global computer technology corporation, recently announced two additions to its cloud platform for integration: Oracle SOA Cloud Service and Oracle API Manager Cloud Service, a suite of tools that allow users to integrate on-premises and cloud-based applications. These two new services join Oracle’s iPaaS services.
These new additions were built on Oracle’s SOA suite, which is based on service-oriented architecture, and Oracle’s SOA Cloud Service offers easy provisioning, management, automatic upgrades and easy scale up. The result of this is that programmers are able to quickly develop, deploy and scale their API and integration projects.
Additionally, hybrid [...]
Imperva Inc., a company dedicated to protecting critical data and applications throughout the cloud, has recently announced that Meg Bear will become the company’s Senior Vice President of Cloud Services. Bear is responsible for increasing the company’s range of cloud services on an international level. In general, Bear is very qualified for this position. She has over twenty years of experience in a multitude of aspects within the software business. She also holds eleven patents for innovations in data management, social business, recruitment and talent management. Bear is a pivotal figure in the transition to cloud based business models. Bear was previously the Group Vice President [...]
Recently, Internap Corporation, which provides high performance Internet infrastructure services, and Akamai Technologies, Inc., the current global leader in Content Delivery Network services, have announced that they are teaming to provide their customers with Internap’s cloud, data center, and network services in conjunction with Akamai’s cloud security and data protection services. Underneath this alliance, Internap shall offer the Akamai Cloud Security solutions to industries that require infrastructure availability, reliability, and scalability, such as the healthcare industry. The combination of these two companies will result in optimal performance for [...]
Recently, Salesforce has hosted its 13th annual user conference, Dreamforce, in San Francisco. In congruence with the more than 160,000 individuals in attendance, there were also a series of special guests including musician Stevie Wonder, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, and Lightning Man. Salesforce announced that in 2016, it will become the world’s fourth largest software company, behind only Microsoft, Oracle, and SAP.
This news joins the announcement of the plethora of new cloud based services. Lightning Man, also known as Salesforce co-founder Parker Harris, announced the new Internet of Things, or IoT, Cloud that is powered by thunder. The IoT will connect events [...]
According to recent reports, Intel Capital, Intel Corporation’s global investment and M&A organization, has invested roughly $67 million throughout eight Chinese technology companies. These companies represent a number of industries, including robotics, Internet of Things (IoT), big data analytics and cloud technology.
The companies sharing the $67million dollar investment are Bluebank, Hampoo, Ninebot, Nuovo Film, PraFly, 99cloud Inc., and AWcloud Technology CO.Ltd, and Telink. 99cloud is based in Shanghai and provides OpenStack based solution as well as operational support. Some of these solutions include front-end optimization, core framework optimization, backend [...]