Gartner Predicts Huge Rise in Public Cloud Services Market

Gartner Predicts Huge Rise in Public Cloud Services Market

Research by Gartner has predicted that the worldwide public cloud services market is set to grow 16.5 percent in 2016 to total $204bn, up from $175bn in 2015.

The tech insight specialist reckons the highest growth in 2016 will come from cloud system infrastructure services (infrastructure as a service or IaaS), which is projected to grow 38.4 per cent this year. read more

Deliver OpenStack Cloud Services Quicker, Easier, and with less Risk with NetApp

Deliver OpenStack Cloud Services Quicker, Easier, and with less Risk with NetApp

Cloud services based on OpenStack software, in particular those for enterprise applications; require a robust storage infrastructure that is available, efficient, and protected.

NetApp storage integration with OpenStack makes deployment of cloud services simpler, faster and more scalable. NetApp drivers for OpenStack reduce the integration burden for IT departments deploying cloud services and enable high-value services and tight SLAs. read more

Vital protection for Microsoft Office 365

Vital protection for Microsoft Office 365

Microsoft Office 365 is an attractive option for organisations wanting to move their email management to the cloud and remove the need for an on-premises Exchange server.

Drivers for include lowering costs, improved collaboration and greater flexibility. read more