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Joyent Announces the Global Cloud Network for Mobile-First Markets

August 7th, 2012

A Mobile-First Carrier Alliance Standardized on Joyent's SmartDataCenter, Node.js & GCN Solutions to Deliver Mobile Cloud Infrastructure Globally to Billions of Consumers San Francisco August 7, 2012– Joyent, the high-performance cloud infrastructure company, today announced the launch of the Global Cloud Network (GCN), an alliance of Mobile Carriers who run their Mobile Clouds and IaaS on Joyent’s data center fabric. Global Cloud Network responds to the explosive growth of mobile devices in … Read More ›

ModCloth Chooses Joyent to Deliver Superior Online Customer Experience

July 31st, 2012

San Francisco – July 31, 2012– Joyent, the high-performance cloud infrastructure performance company, today announced that ModCloth, an online retailer specializing in vintage-inspired women’s fashion and décor, has chosen Joyent Cloud to ensure ModCloth customers benefit from a consistently great online shopping experience. “Our customers have learned to expect an instant shopping experience that’s fun, engaging and constantly updated with new merchandise every time they visit our site,” said Blake Irvin,… Read More ›

Telefonica launches instant servers, cloud services for internet application hosting, in Spain

July 14th, 2012

Joyent investor and customer Telefónica, the giant Spanish telecom provider in Europe, Latin America and the U.S. and the world’s fifth largest mobile carrier, today announced the launch of a new public cloud in Spain based on Joyent technology. This is a translation of the Spanish language press release. As it indicates, there’s more cloud news to come from Telefónica. Read on: TELEFONICA LAUNCHES INSTANT SERVERS, CLOUD SERVICES FOR INTERNET APPLICATION HOSTING, IN SPAIN Service to be provided by ac… Read More ›

InformationWeek: Joyent’s Cloud Competes With Google, Amazon, InformationWeek

July 9th, 2012

By Charles Babcock Joyent's unique infrastructure design doesn't follow the path of Google or Amazon, includes built-in security and large data pipes for big business use. While Amazon and Google steal the limelight, Joyent has been hard at work off in the wings building out a competitive cloud infrastructure to compete with both of them. So far it's raised $120 million to produce an infrastructure that departs significantly from both Amazon and Google. At the same time, it competes on price… Read More ›

Wired: Where in the World Is Google Building Servers?

July 6th, 2012

By Cade Metz Though few realize it, Google is now one of the world’s largest hardware makers. Since 2000, the company has designed the computer servers that underpin its empire of online services, including Google Search, Gmail, and Google Docs, and since 2005, according to one former employee, it has also designed the networking equipment that connects these servers. For years, the company kept all this very quiet, seeing its hardware design efforts as perhaps its most significant advantage o… Read More ›


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