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Deciding just which components to include in a cloud implementation plays a crucial role in determining how best the cloud will serve the organization's needs.
Asia Cloud Forum editors 17-Apr-2013
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A good third of the items in Kundra's 25-point plan were due to be completed in the first six months, and they weren't. While there was progress, "I don't think anyone can declare success on any one of those right now," said a spokesperson from market intelligence firm FedSources.
by: Patrick Thibodeau, Computerworld (US) 17-Jun-2011
Obama's cloud computing think tank are on a three-month mandate to advise the US government ways to better deploy cloud computing. One commissioner trusts that the gains made in embracing cloud solutions will continue regardless of who occupies the White House after 2012.
by: Carol Ko 15-Jun-2011
Singapore's National Institute of Education research arm deploys Fujitsu's open infrastructure component for speedy IT resources provision to scale its research projects more effectively.
by: Asia Cloud Forum staff 13-Jun-2011
To raise service levels, 12 participating Hong Kong NGOs and schools of Microsoft's "Cloud Connect" initiative will gain access to always-on connectivity, mobility and security to offload their manpower burden and costs of IT infrastructure maintenance.
by: Asia Cloud Forum staff 11-Jun-2011
For both developed and developing nations, the cloud can be useful in disaster response as service and applications can be hosted anywhere, allowing governments to avoid issues such as damaged infrastructure and equipment, power shortages or telecommunications service interruptions.
by: Eden Estopace 07-Jun-2011
The New York Stock Exchange builds a VMware-based cloud computing service for financial firms to securely access to its market data. The service goes live today from a data center in New Jersey with expansions planned for Toronto, Tokyo and London.
by: Jon Brodkin, Network World 02-Jun-2011
With Nanyang Technological University's cloud platform entering production pilot phase, students at the art and science schools will benefit from on-demand compute resources provisioning to conduct large-scale animation rendering and molecular modeling.
by: Asia Cloud Forum staff 31-May-2011
San Francisco's new unified communication system will be used by more than 23,000 employees across 60 departments and agencies. Collaboration tools include email, calendar coordination, and hosted archiving. Migration to the new cloud email system is expected to take 12 months.
by: eGov Innovation Editors 23-May-2011
Macao Polytechnic Institute implemented a private cloud environment to simplify infrastructure tasks such as capacity planning and DR, and to deliver a Web-based portal for self-service IT resources provisioning. It is now able to provision virtual IT resources in minutes, not months.
by: Asia Cloud Forum staff 09-May-2011
The University of Wisconsin-Madison co-established The Center for High Throughput Computing with Red Hat to co-develop the Condor technologies for enterprise use. The university has been using Condor technologies to support a broad range of scientific computing projects and organizations.
by: Asia Cloud Forum staff 05-May-2011