The WHIR was in Chicago last night for an evening of networking thanks to support from our generous sponsors: Lenovo, IBM Softlayer, Radware, and Cayan. Read More
The WHIR caught up with Kate Craig-Wood over email to learn more about her experience with G-Cloud as the application deadline for service providers on the new G-Cloud framework comes closer. Read More
Squarespace customers can publish content in Apple News Format directly from their blog. Read More
Six months after it spun out as a standalone company, Virtuozzo is hoping to bring more value to its partners and insert itself in the conversation around containers. Here’s what Virtuozzo CEO Rob Lovell had to say. Read More
Managed hosting and cloud provider Daily Internet has entered into a conditional agreement to acquire Sys-Pro, a managed services provider and IT consultancy for £3.9 million. Read More
Google has thrown its support behind the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement, angering some of its users who oppose the controversial trade agreement.
Microsoft announced on Monday its acquisition of LinkedIn, in a deal valued at $26.2 billion, or $196 per share. Read More
Salesforce has named Trey Ford, former general manager of the Black Hat hacking conference, head of trust for Heroku, the platform as a service company Salesforce acquired in 2010.
The WHIR had the chance to catch up with VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger in Toronto. Here’s what he had to say. Read More
This weekly column aims to wrap up the news we didn’t get to this week (in no particular order), and that may have slipped under your radar, too. Featuring reports from HPE Discover 2016 and LenovoWorld. Read More
The WHIR is making a stop in Chicago later this month to bring WHIR Networking to the midwest. Read More
Helpshift announced on Tuesday that it has raised $23 million in Series B funding from new investors, Microsoft Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, and existing investors. Read More
According to DigitalOcean, Julia Austin will lead product and engineering in her role at the company. Read More
Amazon Web Services customers in Australia suffered some cloud downtime on Sunday. Read More