Although the idea of government cloud has been supported by the European Union Agency for Network and Information Security (ENISA) since 2010-2011, agencies have been slow to adopt cloud services. Despite the benefits to government cloud such as savings of up to 30 percent and increased productivity, “not many public…
( The Hosting News ) – NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the ICT solutions and international communications business within NTT (NYSE: NTT), e-shelter , the top operator of data center services in Germany, and ABRY Partners, a private equity investment firm, jointly announced that NTT Com will acquire 86.7% of e-shelter’s issued shares. The acquisition will vault the NTT Com group into the no. 3 position for data center space in Europe.
( The Hosting News ) – NewVoiceMedia , a leading provider of cloud contact centre technology, today announced that WorldRemit , an online money transfer service, is using its ContactWorld solution to enhance its customer experience and improve business efficiencies.
SAN FRANCISCO – Digital Realty Trust, Inc., a leading global provider of data center and colocation solutions, announced today that its Portfolio Management division will be realigned under the company’s Investment group, led by Chief Investment Officer Scott Peterson, effective immediately.
( The Hosting News ) – Host Virtual has been globally expanding to meet customers’ demands.
( The Hosting News ) – Leveraging its 15 years of innovation in virtualization, data protection and migration, FalconStor Software Inc. (NASDAQ: FALC) today introduced the first truly horizontal, software-defined storage platform for unified data services – FreeStor™.
Amazon retail sites and streaming video services in Europe suffered a pair of outages on Sunday and Monday, Downdetector.co.uk reports. Sites affected included amazon.co.uk, amazon.de and amazon.fr, but not US-hosted amazon.com or any of the thousands of AWS customers, according to Netcraft.
Linode is one of those technology success stories that start with Linux and a dream. The company started in 2003, three years before Amazon Web Services hit the scene, and was 100 percent bootstrapped. Now it’s an international hosting and cloud provider expanding into two new markets: Frankfurt and Singapore.
The number of European companies operating in China who are experiencing negative business effects from its Internet restrictions has jumped to 86 percent, according to a European Chamber of Commerce survey.
French hosting and internet services company OVH has named Laurent Allard CEO, as it pursues its ambition to lead the “digital as a service” market, the company announced Wednesday.