November 21, 2017 No Comments

Mobile-Phone Case at Supreme Court to Test Privacy Protections

The case could have a far-reaching impact. Prosecutors seek phone-location information from telecommunications companies in tens of thousands of cases a year.

November 20, 2017 No Comments

Hackers Target Holiday Shoppers with Malicious Black Friday Apps

As U.S. consumers prepare for the Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping bonanzas, threat management firm RiskIQ is warning that one in 25 Black Friday-themed mobile apps is fake.

November 18, 2017 Comments Off

Jelastic PaaS Enters Canada via Sphere48 to Streamline the Application Development for Local Customers

PALO ALTO, CA – Jelastic Inc., turnkey PaaS that runs a wide range of containerized software stacks for smart application deployment, scaling and management, announced partnership with Sphere48, a web hosting company from Canada. “By entering the Canadian market with Sphere48, we intend to provide local developers with the right tools for eliminating the complexity of application deployment and management, as well as reducing the total cost of ownership with fully automated scaling and pay-as-you-use pricing model, ” said Ruslan Synytsky, Jelastic CEO.

November 17, 2017 Comments Off

Steadfast Introduces All-Inclusive Managed Security Bundles to Simplify Cloud Security and Compliance

CHICAGO, IL – Steadfast, a cutting-edge infrastructure and cloud solutions technology company in Chicago, announced the rollout of new Steadfast Sentinel Managed Security bundles that quickly and cost-effectively deliver security and assist with regulatory compliance for cloud and dedicated server environments.

November 17, 2017 Comments Off

Ubersmith Launches Partner Program to Capitalize on Market Shifts to Cloud Computing and Subscription Billing

NEW YORK, NY – Ubersmith, an INAP (NASDAQ: INAP) company and a global leader in subscription business management software, today launches a worldwide partner program designed to create revenue streams as more and more companies shift to cloud computing with subscription and recurring billing.

November 17, 2017 Comments Off

Connectria Achieves Elite Amazon Web Services Managed Service Partner Designation

ST. LOUIS – Connectria, a global cloud service provider and founder of the No Jerks Allowed® movement, today announced that it has successfully completed the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Managed Service Provider (MSP) Partner Program Audit for the third year in a row. AWS Managed Service Partners (MSPs) consist of a select group of highly skilled managed service providers who have successfully completed a rigorous third-party validation audit according to AWS’ exacting standards

November 16, 2017 Comments Off

Rackspace Completes Datapipe Acquisition, Announces Exec Appointments

Rackspace has completed its acquisition of Datapipe, the largest in its history, according to a Thursday announcement.

November 16, 2017 Comments Off

DE-CIX New York Expands Connectivity to CoreSite’s New York Data Center Campus

NEW YORK, NY – As a result of the increasing demand for peering and Layer 2 connectivity solutions, CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE: COR), a premier provider of secure, reliable, high-performance data center and interconnection solutions across the U.S., and DE-CIX North America today announce that DE-CIX New York has increased capacity and added 100G connectivity capability at CoreSite’s NY1 data center in Manhattan.

November 16, 2017 Comments Off

End of Net Neutrality Rules Said to Be Near as FCC Plans to Vote

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission next month is planning a vote to kill Obama-era rules demanding fair treatment of web traffic.

November 15, 2017 Comments Off

Join the WHIR in Dallas this Thursday!

The WHIR is heading to Texas tomorrow for the last networking event of 2017! Join us on Thursday evening in Dallas from 6 – 9 p.m. at the House of Blues