Six months ahead of cloud service launch in Europe, Dell has widened the scope of its cloud offerings for the members of PartnerDirect in the entire UK and Europe. Various US partners of the company were interested in extending leeway of Dell's cloud services but now, when it has been six months since its launch in the region, the company decided to do so. The company has officially launched the services which would be offered under the PartnerDirect program. Along with this, Dell has also disclosed its third cloud storage channel certification in the region which would be probably the last of its channels.
Oracle CEO Larry Ellison unveiled a range of cloud-based services for its customers in an attempt to expand its Cloud services portfolio, at the OpenWorld Conference in San Francisco. The largest software enterprise company is currently focusing only on Cloud to promote its existing Cloud computing products. Oracle's growth opportunity depends on the Cloud and they are totally committed to the Cloud to expand their business model, Larry Ellison said in a keynote speech at the OpenWorld Conference. He also said that the company won't be making any large acquisitions in the future, in fact they will focus more on their Cloud Services to maintain their reputation as the preeminent Cloud vendor.
From computers to laptops and tablets, technology has changed rapidly over past few decades. Technology has not only brought networking but also brought entire world at our fingertips. Whether it is a bank transaction or shopping, things are just a tap or click away. Though computers have become more powerful and come with robust hard drives, amount of information that is uploaded, downloaded or stored in the system has also increased considerably. Users face shortage of sufficient space on their computer and have to regularly delete files or uninstall applications to create disk space. External storage devices like hard disks are much needed relief to users who are tired of checking their disk space before downloading files or applications.
The global tech company Nvidia shook up the GPU market with the launch of its much affordable GTX 660 Ti based on the latest Kepler architecture, the same Kepler which has been on the market since months in the form of high-end graphics cards. The $399 GTX 670, $499 GTX 680 and the $999 GTX 690 are all the great cards based on the Nvidia's Kepler architecture and best in terms of performance, but with prices that most of the gamers can't justify. At just $299, Nvidia has managed to bridge down the gap between its slightly better 630/640 series graphics cards and the high-performance 680/690 series GPUs.
SUSE, Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) provider, launched its first cloud product which is commercially supported, on 29th August, 2012 at the CloudOpen Conference. SUSE Cloud, powered by OpenStack, is a platform of cloud management that is automated and enables easy constant management and rapid deployment of an IaaS, private cloud.