Azure AzCopy Supports AWS S3, Fusion Broadband Migrates to IBM Cloud, and More! Amazon, AzCopy, Azure, Atos, IBM Cloud, Google Cloud, RDS, S3, PostgreSQL, Fusion Broadband

Liftr Cloud Look Ahead: Microsoft Azure AzCopy Supports AWS S3, Fusion Broadband Migrates to IBM Cloud, and More!

Microsoft Azure AzCopy Supports AWS S3  Azure’s AzCopy v10 now supports AWS S3 as a data source by using a simple, command-line tool. Azure users now can copy an entire AWS S3 bucket, or even multiple buckets, to Azure Blob Storage. Using ‘Put Block from URL’, which copies data directly from a given URL, AzCopy v10 moves data from an AWS S3 bucket to…

Google Cloud Unveils Anthos, private cloud, Microsoft Azure, UK, WeWork, Alibaba Cloud, JEDI, AWS, Oracle Cloud, IBM Cloud

Liftr Cloud Look Ahead: Google Cloud Unveils Anthos, Microsoft Doubles UK Region, and More!

Google Cloud Unveils Anthos Last week Google Cloud held its annual Cloud Next conference in San Francisco where the company unveiled several new announcements. Among those announcements was the new name of their Google Cloud Services Platform, Anthos, which allows enterprises to run applications in their private data center and in Google Cloud.    The name…

Microsoft Azure, Azure Stack, HCI, hyperconverged infrastructure, IBM Cloud, eyeTELLIGENCE, Oracle Cloud, AWS, Inferentia, ONNX

Liftr Cloud Look Ahead: Azure Announces Azure Stack HCI, Oracle Cloud Employees Face Layoffs, and More!

  Azure Announces Azure Stack HCI   Arpan Shah, the General Manager of Microsoft Azure, recently announced in a blog post on the company’s website that Azure Stack HCI solutions are now available for customers who want to run virtualized applications on modern hyperconverged infrastructure, or HCI, to lower costs and improve performance.     Azure Stack HCI allows users to…

Google Cloud, Cloud Services Platform, Watson AI, IBM Cloud, Cloud Integration Platform, WiPro, OVH, Huawei Cloud, Baidu Cloud, Oracle Cloud

Liftr Cloud Look Ahead: Google Cloud’s New Hybrid Cloud Platform, International Cloud Offerings and More!

Upcoming Cloud Events    Key Banc’s Emerging Technology Summit will be held this week from Feb 26-27. Liftr Cloud Principal Analyst Paul Teich will participate in emerging technology discussions at Key Banc’s 14th annual event. Teich will also be attending the Open Compute Project Global Summit: San Jose coming up in a few weeks on March 14-15. Teich will…

Cisco, SDN, Alibaba Cloud, IBM Cloud, Google Cloud, Microsoft Azure, AWS, Amazon Web Services, AMD

Liftr Cloud Look Ahead: Cisco Announces ACI Extensions, Earnings Reports Are In and More!

Cisco Announces ACI Extensions   Cisco Live! Barcelona was held this past weekend from January 28-February 1. At the conference, the company highlighted multi-cloud connectivity for enterprise customers. As demonstrated on Cisco Live’s main stage, Cisco has extended its ACI data-center SDN, software-defined networking, platform to connect with AWS and Microsoft Azure.    The extension brings automation…

Alibaba Cloud, Amazon, AWS, Cloud, data center, Google Cloud, IBM Cloud, Microsoft Azure, Vodafone, energy

Liftr Cloud Look Ahead: Azure and AWS Focus on Retail, IBM Cloud Signs Vodafone, and More!

  Insights from NRF 2019 The National Retail Federation’s Big Retail Show, the world’s largest retail conference, took place, January 13-15, in New York City. Many major cloud providers such as Microsoft and AWS were in attendance to share their latest plans and services. Liftr Cloud Insights got the inside scoop about the event. Microsoft…

Oracle Cloud, OCI, JEDI, AWS, Amazon Web Services, Alibaba Cloud, Pingtouge, VMware, Dell, Red Hat, IBM, SUSE

Liftr Cloud Look Ahead: Containers vs VMware, AWS vs Microsoft, Oracle Earnings, and More!

Oracle’s Latest Earnings Report Early last week, Oracle released their Q2 2019 earnings results which were decent but nothing to write home about. The biggest achievement for the company in cloud was that gross margins were stable at 86% while still investing to build out second-generation Oracle Cloud Infrastructure, or OCI. That 86% accounts for…

NHS approves storing medical data in the cloud, IBM becomes the preferred vendor of Salesforce, Amazon Acquires security startup Sqrrl.

Cloud Round-Up: Medical Data Approved for Cloud, IBM and Salesforce Join Forces, Veeam Buys N2WS, AWS buys Sqrrl

On this week’s episode of the Cloud News Round-Up on Liftr News, NHS approves storing medical data in the cloud, IBM becomes the preferred vendor of Salesforce, Veeam acquires AWS cloud-native, backup provider N2WS for $42.5M, Insitu and AWS demo the AWS Snowball Edge, Amazon acquires security startup Sqrrl, and Amazon narrows its list of potential…

IBM is revamping how it manages data stored in one of its European cloud computing data centers, giving customers more control.

With GDRP Approaching, IBM Cloud Revamps Access Rules to Give E.U. Customers More Control Over Their Data

IBM is revamping how it manages data stored in one of its European cloud computing data centers, giving customers more control and transparency over where their data lives and who has access to it. Concerns about data security continue to dominate the cloud industry, as more large corporations migrate applications and sensitive customer information over…