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CloudPro: How cloud computing is set to change the face of media forever

April 29th, 2012

The media have been quick to embrace the potential of the cloud and it's a market that will look very different in the future. As cloud computing now passes from what we might perhaps call its adolescence into full adulthood, the industry as a whole is starting to refine its messages with regard to specific industry verticals. With clear advantages in terms of operational flexibility, quick start up with low capital-expenditure and back end serviceability, cloud computing is arguably well… Read More ›

Cloud Angle: Three Open Source-Based Cloud Alternatives to OpenStack

April 24th, 2012

Maybe you’re waiting for OpenStack to mature. Maybe you’re testing OpenStack internally but want to see what else is out there. Or maybe you’re just curious. Regardless, now that we’ve taken a look at what OpenStack is up against when it comes to Amazon Web Services and VMware, here’s a look at how a few other open source projects stack up (pun very much intended). Joyent In a relatively shameless grab for customers and developers, service provider Joyent spread flyers around the OpenStack Conferenc… Read More ›

Computerworld UK: Joyent launches public cloud in Europe

April 19th, 2012

Joyent, a cloud provider that counts LinkedIn among its customers, is launching its services in Europe today. The launch of Joyent Cloud Europe is driven by demand from the company’s North American customers looking to grow their European business, it said. “Many of our Joyent Cloud customers have experienced significant growth based on the superior user experience and performance we deliver on Joyent Cloud,” said Steve Tuck, executive VP and general manager of Joyent Cloud. Read More ›

Joyent Unveils Joyent Cloud Europe to Meet Customer Demand

April 19th, 2012

Amsterdam-based service offers Joyent Cloud innovation that includes superior real-time performance and unmatched analytics and reliability. Amsterdam and San Francisco – April 19, 2012 — Joyent, a global provider of cloud computing software and services, today unveiled Joyent Cloud Europe, an extension of the US-based Joyent Cloud that will provide high-performance real-time Infrastructure-as-a-Service in Europe, located in Amsterdam. This launch is driven by demand from customers in North Ame… Read More ›

ZDNet UK: Joyent infrastructure cloud touches down in Europe

April 19th, 2012

Joyent has brought its cloud to Europe to meet demand from local companies, using a Dutch datacentre to cut latency on services previously provided by its US facilities. The European expansion, launched on Thursday, comes after the San Francisco-based company closed a £54m round of funding to give it the resources to expand globally and take on cloud incumbent Amazon Web Services. Joyent also plans to open datacentres in Singapore and Tokyo to meet demand there, Steven Tuck, general manager of … Read More ›


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