Cloud Computing

Equinix, IBM in hybrid cloud collaboration

Neutral co-location cloud provider finalises deal with IBM to offer its SoftLayer cloud subsidiary in data centres worldwide.

Getting your holiday retail plan right

Outdated retail forecasting and analytic systems are preventing retailers from capitalising sales during the busiest times of the year.

Why 2015 will be the year the cloud grows up

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By the end of next year, one of the global infrastructure–as–a–service providers will drop out of the race and price cutting will be the new normal for those left standing.

Bulletproof acquires Pantha Corp

Listed cloud firm buys Manly-based consultancy in a $3.9 million deal.

Why your cloud needs a back-up plan

IT leaders must hold the cloud to the same standards of continuity, compliance, and security as they would their on-premises infrastructure.

Microsoft to deliver Office 365 from Australian data centres

The cloud productivity suite, to be served from local data centres by April, opens a world of new possibilities.

$65bn bill for data loss, downtime: survey

Majority of companies are also struggling with protecting big data, mobile and hybrid cloud environments.

Going to the cloud, DIY-style

The transition to cloud computing can seem like a good opportunity to take control of one’s destiny and completely manage the infrastructure. But the self-service cloud does have its perils.

Learning to disrupt like a start-up

Operating like a start-up means saying “I create” instead of “I do” and enterprises need to focus on problem-solving if they want to compete.

Telstra unwraps government cloud

Telco to offer a highly secure cloud computing environment for federal, state and local government in the first half of 2015.

Kohler Uncovers: Bulletproof

Alan Kohler interviews Bulletproof CEO Anthony Woodward about offering technology solutions for businesses.

Xero, MYOB carve out the cloud for accountants

Approximately 70 per cent of accounting firms in Australia have embraced the cloud as SME demand picks up.

Deloitte to deliver VMware vCloud Air in Australia

Professional services firm broadens its relationship with VMware by becoming a supplier of the vCloud Air service to Australian organisations.

Microsoft, Dropbox make a mobile connection

Microsoft and Dropbox, competitors in the market for digital file storage, are joining forces in a partnership that plays to each side’s strengths.

VMware teams up with Telstra on vCloud Air

Thousands of VMware customers hoping to utilise the cloud computing model can tap into the telco's data centres next year.

The five steps to every cloud journey

Cloud services maybe 'business as usual’ for our organisations but climbing up the maturity curve requires plenty of patience.

Google, PwC forge key enterprise partnership

Global accounting and consultancy heavyweight to push Google’s suite of enterprise offerings (apps, cloud platform and Android devices) into businesses.

Microsoft Office 365 subs score unlimited cloud storage

Microsoft takes the fight to Dropbox and Google with Office 365 users to get unlimited storage at no extra cost.

Optus buoyed by new Riverbed partnership

Optus has released its new ANPM solution that will see employees use Riverbed's SteelCentral platform to analyse cloud data.

Digital Dividend: The advantage of moving first

Australian consumers are voracious adopters of new technologies but our businesses have been less enthusiastic. So what' s the problem?