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Friday June 24, 2011
For a relatively new technology, I’m amazed at the amount of consumer education that is already happening around cloud services. We can thank blue chip companies like Apple, Google, and Amazon for creating the conditions that is now leading to cloud concepts entering the mainstream and consumers getting educated about it as a result.
Monday June 20, 2011
IT cloud services will expand at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 27.6%, from $21.5 billion in 2010 to $72.9 billion in 2015, market research firm IDC forecasts. Having emerged as the critical, core infrastructure necessary to realize convergence, Cloud computing's impact will reach far beyond IT spending, however, IDC notes.
Monday June 13, 2011
8x8, a cloud based provider of hosted IP voice services to businesses just passed a milestone of 25K business customers. It’s a milestone they’re quite proud of.
Tuesday June 7, 2011
Apple introduced iCloud yesterday, a largely consumer focused, cloud based digital locker, which allows customers to access digital files from multiple synchronized Apple devices. There is some argument within the cloud industry as to whether iCloud is a true cloud service, but such arguments miss the point.
Wednesday June 1, 2011
As small and medium businesses (SMBs) look for efficiency and costs savings, they are increasingly looking to service providers to offer hosted and managed multi-service business gateways (MSBGs). These MSBGs consolidate voice and data services into all IP networks, reducing the strain on SMB IT staff to manage multiple networks.