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Vendors & Products

Verizon Selects AWS as its Preferred Public Cloud Provider

May 21, 2018

Via: VMBlog

Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS) announced that Verizon Communications has selected AWS as its preferred public cloud provider. Verizon is migrating over 1,000 business-critical applications and database backend systems to AWS, several of which also include the migration of production […]


Cloud Computing, Vendors & Products

Google Cloud aims squarely at enterprise with Velostrata acquisition

May 14, 2018

Via: iCLOUD.pe

Google is set to acquire enterprise cloud migration provider Velostrata, citing the Israel-based company’s ‘technical strength’ as key alongside potential capabilities for their customers around advanced data analytics and machine learning. Velostrata’s primary goal is to speed up enterprise’s cloud […]


Innovations, Trends, Vendors & Products

Amazon adds money making to Alexa skills

May 4, 2018

Via: iCLOUD.pe

Amazon’s voice assistant Alexa has been opened up to all developers to generate cash through add-ons and premium content in the virtual assistant’s ‘skills’. In-skill purchasing will allow developers to charge for premium content and features within an Alexa skill, […]


Innovations, Trends, Vendors & Products

Cisco brings new email security services to its AMP endpoint platform

April 16, 2018

Via: ZDNet

Cisco is updating its AMP endpoint security platform with new email security services, and expanded capabilities designed to protect employee devices from ransomware, cryptomining, and fileless malware. AMP for Endpoint combines prevention, detection and response technologies using Cisco’s threat-centric security […]


Cloud Computing, Vendors & Products

VMware Acquires Cloud Startup CloudCoreo

February 16, 2018

Via: VMBlog

On Wednesday, VMware made its latest move to continue the build out of its multi-cloud and security story with the acquisition announcement of cloud configuration and management startup, CloudCoreo, a small Seattle-based company founded in July of 2016 with less […]


Innovations, Trends, Vendors & Products

IBM, Salesforce expand AI partnership for deeper customer insights

January 19, 2018

Via: ZDNet

IBM and Salesforce announced Friday an expansion of their strategic partnership that brings more data integration to companies so they can better interact with customers. Under the extended partnership, IBM will build a Watson app for Salesforce’s Quip Live Apps, […]


Hardware Virtualization, Types, Vendors & Products

Report: Apple Acquired VR Headset Startup Vrvana for $30 Million

November 22, 2017

Via: Road to VR

Citing sources close to the deal, TechCrunch reports that VR headset maker Vrvana has been acquired by Apple for $30 million. Vrvana is a little known VR headset maker that’s been on the scene since 2014. The company was building […]


Predictions, Trends, Vendors & Products

Report: Apple AR Headset Coming In 2020 With Brand New OS

November 8, 2017

Via: UploadVR

Apple’s ARKit marks the start of a long journey for the company’s work with augmented reality technology, but the long-rumored AR headset the company may be working on may still be years away from release. A new report from Bloomberg […]


Cloud Computing, Vendors & Products

Google to become Salesforce’s preferred cloud provider in new partnership

November 7, 2017

Via: iCLOUD.pe

Meet the cloud’s newest strategic partners: Salesforce and Google. The two companies announced a deal at Dreamforce late yesterday, with Google Cloud becoming Salesforce’s preferred public cloud provider alongside new product integrations. There were four primary integrations announced. Salesforce Lightning […]


Hardware Virtualization, Types, Vendors & Products

With Facebook’s money, Oculus Is Fending off Old Enemies, Former Friends, and New Foes

October 30, 2017

Via: Road to VR

Blink and you might have missed it—a lot has happened in the VR landscape in the last few months. At Oculus Connect, the company’s annual developer conference, we got fresh insight into where Oculus is heading, and a new look […]