Private Cloud

The alternative to putting your data and applications into a public cloud, along with many other clients, is to step security and service up a notch and go for a segregated solution. It’s like roping-off a section of the bar for your private party. You can have some ownership or control of the service, software and hardware sharing is limited and encryption is king.

 

 

Google Cloud HQ

Google Cloud secures deal with the US Department of Defense

News
21 May, 2020
Sabina Weston

The “seven figure" deal is significantly less than the $10bn JEDI contract

database

Dell teams up with Google Cloud to simplify massive data migrations

News
20 May, 2020
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

The partnership forms Dell Technologies OneFS for Google Cloud to help customers simplify private and public cloud storage

JEDI contract fairly awarded to Microsoft, DoD report finds

News
16 Apr, 2020
Bobby Hellard

Investigation suggests political influence inflated by media reports

AWS seeks Trump testimony in JEDI debate

News
11 Feb, 2020
Bobby Hellard

Court filings allege that the US President's enmity with Amazon influenced the final decision

Barts Health NHS Trust shifts to cloud with Capgemini

News
21 Jan, 2020
Nicole Kobie

The NHS health trust has signed a three-year partnership to modernise its ICT estate

Illustration of a code cloud raining over a city

Our 5-minute guide to enterprise cloud computing

In-depth
15 Jan, 2020
Esther Kezia Thorpe Grace Halverson

What is enterprise cloud computing, how is it used, and what are the business benefits?

Pentagon

Amazon hopes to halt Microsoft's work on Pentagon JEDI contract

News
14 Jan, 2020
Nicole Kobie

AWS lawyers ask for injunction against work starting on disputed $10 billion contract

Cloud services

Surge in multi-cloud adoption reveals wider challenges

News
20 Nov, 2019
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

Businesses are most occupied with security and ensuring they have the right expertise in managing emerging cloud environments

Microsoft beats Amazon to win $10bn US JEDI contract

News
28 Oct, 2019
Bobby Hellard

Trump reportedly told Pentagon to "screw Amazon" by ignoring its bid

Commvault CEO Sanjay Mirchandani addressing delegates at its annual GO conference

Commvault sounds warning for multi-cloud “new world order”

News
16 Oct, 2019
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

CEO Sanjay Mirchandani draws from the "scars of being a CIO" to promote his roadmap for the company

How to get ready for your cloud transformation

Advice
13 Sep, 2019
Esther Kezia Thorpe Grace Halverson

Five decisions IT teams should consider before migrating to the cloud

What to look for in a secure cloud system

In-depth
27 Aug, 2019
Esther Kezia Thorpe Grace Halverson

Not all cloud solutions support the same level of security, so what should organisations look out for when choosing a solution?

Google HQ

Google staff demand it shuns US immigration contract

News
15 Aug, 2019
Bobby Hellard

A potential cloud computing project with Customs and Border Protection tests Google's ethical code

Microsoft Azure logo displayed on a phone

Microsoft launches dedicated host service alongside licensing changes

News
6 Aug, 2019
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

Azure's new platform catches up with sole-tenant hosting provided by Google Cloud Platform and AWS

Pentagon building from above

JEDI contract put on hold after intense industry lobbying

News
2 Aug, 2019
Connor Jones

President Trump echoes concerns of favouritism towards AWS duing the bidding process

BT Tower with clouds in background

BT bets on Ubuntu OpenStack to deliver 5G pledge

News
25 Jul, 2019
Bobby Hellard

Telecoms giant hopes an open source, cloud-based approach can help it stay ahead of FTTH demand

US President Donald Trump

Trump reportedly concerned over JEDI cloud contract

News
18 Jul, 2019
Bobby Hellard

Republicans have reportedly urged the US president to intervene with the Pentagon's Virtual Cloudsject

Google search on phone and laptop

Security flaw found in Google's "most secure" account authenticator

News
16 May, 2019
Connor Jones

Google has said it will replace vulnerable Titan Keys for free

Serverless cloud - Is it for everyone?

In-depth
4 Apr, 2019
Sandra Vogel

We take a look at the latest trend seeking to cut costs and ease deployment

UK Cloud Awards 2019 shortlist revealed

News
3 Apr, 2019
Virtual Clouds

Judges hail the quality of this year's shortlist following a record number of entries