Cloud application provider Iron.io released an upgraded version of its message queuing service, IronMQ Enterprise, the company announced this week. The new offering is targeted at large enterprises and carrier-grade workloads.
California-based cloud computing provider Metacloud is planning to open an office in Austin and double its workforce over the next 24 months, according to a report by the Austin Business Journal on Wednesday. Read More
Windows Azure Pack-based public and private cloud solutions are now available from HostMySite, the company announced Wednesday. The offering will be hosted out of its US data centers and supported by its Delaware-based customer service team. Read More
Peer 1 has launched a hosted trial of its private cloud GPU offering, the company announced Wednesday. The offering delivers NVIDIA GRID GPU acceleration from the data center to any device.
OpenStack cloud company Mirantis has announced the latest major release of Mirantis OpenStack, which features the latest updates included in OpenStack Icehouse, as well as new interoperability between Mirantis OpenStack and VMware environments. Read More
Canonical and Mirantis, both OpenStack distribution providers, announced they were partnering to accelerate enterprise adoption of OpenStack, the open source cloud architecture. Read More
To meet the specific requirements of industries, software solutions provider SAP has created a dedicated Industry Cloud computing organization to develop prescriptive, industry-based cloud roadmaps for businesses spanning 25 industries. Read More
Managed Service Providers, the sort of companies that years ago may have helped enterprises deploy IT solutions in data centers, might be the right partner in helping facilitate new cloud services across public, private and hybrid clouds. Read More
CirrusHosting announced on Wednesday an expanded relationship with Cologix to offer hosting services in data centers in Montreal, Toronto, and Vancouver, allowing it to meet growing demand by businesses and government organizations in Canada. Read More
Metacloud, a Pasadena, Calif.-based enterprise cloud startup whose technology is based on OpenStack, has closed a $15 million Series B funding round. The company, whose backers include Yahoo co-founder Jerry Yang’s AME Cloud Ventures, said it will use the funding to expanding its team and speed up development of its product. Read More