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Once-reticent Utilities adopting Cloud quickly

Once-reticent Utilities adopting Cloud quickly

A large majority (71 percent) of utilities now use cloud software, up from just 45 percent three years ago, according to an Oracle survey. Improving customer experience was noted as the key driver for increased cloud investment. But while progress has been made, 85 percent of respondents still cite security as a top concern and

Trend Micro acquires CSPM specialist Cloud Conformity

Acquisition addresses often overlooked cloud security fundamentals Trend Micro has acquired Cloud Security Posture Management (CSPM) company Cloud Conformity. The acquisition instantly broadens the cloud services Trend Micro can secure and resolves often overlooked security issues caused by cloud infrastructure misconfiguration. Trend Micro’s strategy is built to ensure cloud security without disrupting how customers need

Red Hat Acquires Hybrid Cloud Data Management Provider NooBaa

Red Hat enhances portfolio of hybrid cloud technologies with a unified data platform for distributed hybrid and multi-cloud environments Red Hat, the world’s leading provider of open source solutions, today announced that it has acquired NooBaa, an early stage company developing software for managing data storage services across hybrid and multicloud environments. The addition of

Think Cloud that Adds Agility to Legacy SW too

What good is a platform if it isn’t able to cloudify heritage applications and let other applications be empowered by it? Transformation has been a much-used word in today’s enterprise IT contexts. Cloud is a key component of IT transformation. It is relatively easier to take the plunge when it comes to cloudifying storage, servers,

Microsoft & Apollo Hospitals Transforming Healthcare through AI and the Cloud

Recently, at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) annual conference and exhibition in Las Vegas, NV, Microsoft announced the expansion of the Microsoft Intelligent Network for eyecare (MINE), now AI Network for Healthcare, to create an AI-focused network in cardiology, in partnership with one of the largest health systems in India, Apollo Hospitals.

Oracle Utilities Launches Smart Grid and IoT Device Management Solution in the Cloud

Oracle Utilities Operational Device Cloud Service is the Foundation for Next Generation Smart Grid and IoT Device Management. Oracle today introduced Oracle Utilities Operational Device Cloud Service (ODCS), a new cloud offering that enables utilities to further automate the management of their grid assets and devices, at a total lower cost of ownership. The utilities

Flipkart and Microsoft forge cloud partnership to expand e-commerce in India

Today Microsoft and Flipkart, India’s leading marketplace, announced a strategic partnership to provide consumers in India with the best online shopping service. As a first step in the broad collaboration between the two companies, Flipkart will adopt Microsoft Azure as its exclusive public cloud platform. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and Flipkart Group CEO Binny Bansal

How SMAC Is Driving the Success of Digital India

While the Indian CIOs are aware of the SMAC technologies, the Government of India also have adopted the right technologies. This article highlights how the government has implemented the SMAC for the success of Digital India.   The success of Digital India is essentially linked to its ability to influence cutting-edge technology. The Government of

IBM And SAP Partner To Accelerate Enterprise Cloud Adoption

SAP SE and IBM announced that SAP has selected IBM as a premier strategic provider of cloud infrastructure services for its business-critical applications — accelerating customers’ ability to run core business in the cloud. The SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud service is now available through IBM’s highly scalable, open and secure cloud. SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud