October 23, 2014 Comments Off

New Participant, Products Extend Microsoft Partner Collaboration Promoting System Center Solutions

( The Hosting News ) – The initiative launched earlier in the year by a group of Microsoft® partners from around the world to collaborate on the marketing and sales of third-party product enhancements for Microsoft System Center is further expanding to include a new participant and products, and to provide broadened solution coverage. Kelverion will become a participant in SystemCenterSolutionStore.com, making its extensive library of Integration Packs for Microsoft System Center – Orchestrator available at the site.

October 03, 2014 Comments Off

Internap Appoints Pete Bell as Senior Vice President of Global Sales

ATLANTA – Internap Network Services Corporation, a provider of high-performance Internet infrastructure services, today announced that Pete Bell has been appointed to senior vice president of global sales. In this role, he will oversee Internap’s worldwide sales organization in driving new business opportunities and accelerating adoption of Internap’s performance-optimized hybrid cloud, hosting and colocation services

October 03, 2014 Comments Off

Mobile Payments to Grow at 60 Percent in 2015: Report

In 2015 mobile payments are projected to grow at 60.8 percent, putting pressure on payment services providers to modernize their payments processing infrastructure in order to support a range of devices.

October 02, 2014 Comments Off

Global Data Center Provider CyrusOne Projects Post-IPO Investment in Texas to Reach Nearly $300 Million

DALLAS – Global data center provider CyrusOne announced today it expects to complete this month the exterior shells for its Houston West III and San Antonio II projects, bringing the company’s post-IPO investment in Texas to nearly $300 million. During this time, more than 100 direct hires joined CyrusOne in Texas, with more than 400,000 hours of work, or the equivalent of 200 full-time jobs, for skilled construction professionals assigned to facility builds across the state

October 01, 2014 Comments Off

TeliaSonera Acquires Swedish Cloud Provider Ipeer

TeliaSonera announced on Wednesday that it has acquired Swedish cloud provider Ipeer from Applewise AB. The terms of the deal have not been disclosed.

September 30, 2014 Comments Off

61 Percent of Americans Support the Right to Be Forgotten as California Enacts New Law

According to a new survey by Software Advice, 61 percent of Americans believe the EU Court of Justice decision regarding the right to be forgotten on the internet is necessary in some form.

September 30, 2014 Comments Off

61 Percent of Americans Support the Right to Be Forgotten as California Enacts New Law

According to a new survey by Software Advice, 61 percent of Americans believe the EU Court of Justice decision regarding the right to be forgotten on the internet is necessary in some form.

September 29, 2014 Comments Off

IT Monitoring Solution Dataloop.IO Granted $800k in Early Seed Funding

London-based infrastructure monitoring software start-up Dataloop.IO has closed an early seed round of $800,000 (

September 24, 2014 Comments Off

French Cloud Firm Goes to Canada for ‘Patriot Act-Free’ Location

Clever Cloud, a Paris-based Platform-as-a-Service startup, has added a North America region to its cloud by establishing a data center in Montreal. The company said it chose Canada over US because of the US government’s digital surveillance practices.

September 24, 2014 Comments Off

Brits and Bites with a View at WHIR Event London

Last night, WHIR Events held its annual UK networking event at Sky Bar, located at the Grange Holborn Hotel in the heart of London with a fantastic view of the city as the sun set.