The Horizon DaaS runs through the firm’s vCloud Hybrid Service IaaS and means that companies are able to roll out enterprise-level virtual desktops across various devices.
IBM’s Big Data & Analytics will be used to detect and fix vulnerabilities long before models roll off the production using IBM’s Watson-as-a-service platform.
The company’s annual report for 2013 shows a shakier overall picture, but the cloud division performed very well, up almost 70 per cent.
Microsoft ups the ante with SAML 2.0 authentication for simplified log-in across cloud and on-premise
The company has made it easier to move between the cloud and on-premises services using SAML 2.0 to make sure users only need to log-in once.
The new data centre, which will be open in August 2014, is the first of three to arrive on European soil with similar facilities set to be constructed in France and Germany in 2015.
A team of University researchers have teamed up with the company in order to introduce a new way to keep data safe in the cloud that is loosely based on card shuffling.
The cloud-based video sharing service is now available across the world, and has been tweaked to allow users to earn extra storage space for friend referrals.
The Reykjavik-based GreenQloud now has a hybrid cloud solution which offers agility and scalability, and it’s environmentally friendly to boot.
The head of Research and Innovation at HSBC has warned that IT bosses could "potentially go to prison" if regulation for financial services fails to keep pace with advances in cloud services.
The service is now live, providing UK customers with an IaaS public cloud from a data centre in Slough. This is the first step of a European-wide rollout.