Cisco Starts offering Microsoft Azure Stack on Cisco UCS Through Integrated, Validated System

Cisco is expanding its Cisco Unified Computing System (Cisco UCS) Solutions portfolio by offering Microsoft Azure Stack on Cisco UCS via an integrated, validated system that enables organizations to deliver Microsoft Azure services from their on-premises data center. The joint Cisco and Microsoft solution, Microsoft Azure Stack, would provide the tools for enterprises to grow and modernize their applications in a highly flexible and scalable … [Read more...]

Auto-Scheduling for Microsoft Azure Cloud Added to ParkMyCloud App

ParkMyCloud, an enterprise app for optimizing and reducing cloud spend, now supports auto-scheduling for Microsoft Azure in addition to Amazon Web Services (AWS Cloud). The announcement follows the news that ParkMyCloud raised a $1.65 million Series Seed round. ParkMyCloud launched its ‘Nest for the cloud’ platform in September 2015 to enable AWS Cloud customers to automatically turn off idle instances, saving significantly on their cloud … [Read more...]

Hillstone’s Virtual Firewall Solution, CloudEdge, Is Now Microsoft Azure Certified and Available in Azure Marketplace

Hillstone Networks, a global provider of network security solutions, has announced that its virtual firewall solution, Hillstone CloudEdge - based on their “next-generation” Firewall (NGFW) technology, is now available on Microsoft Azure Marketplace in standard and advanced editions.  Hillstone Networks’ CloudEdge would be an ideal solution for protecting virtual networks that are more susceptible to threats. In addition to the robust network … [Read more...]

Microsoft Azure Added to Ingram Micro Cloud Offering in UK

Microsoft Azure has been added in UK to the Ingram Micro Cloud Marketplace – an automated cloud services platform that would allow the company’s partners to purchase, provision, manage, and invoice cloud technology “with ease.” With this announcement, Ingram Micro partners can now offer Azure in a flexible consumption-based, pay-as-you-go pricing model through the Microsoft Cloud Solution Provider (CSP) program. The Microsoft Cloud Solution … [Read more...]

OneNeck IT Solutions Unveils OneNeck Connect for Microsoft Azure

OneNeck IT Solutions, an IT solutions and cloud hosting provider, a wholly owned subsidiary of Telephone and Data Systems with approximately 550 employees throughout the U.S., has announced the launch of OneNeck Connect for Microsoft Azure. This “high-performance” service provides businesses with direct, redundant network connectivity from OneNeck’s Tier 3 data centers to Microsoft’s Azure data center facilities via Azure ExpressRoute. With … [Read more...]

Wipro Launches Its DevOps Platform, AgileBase, on Microsoft Azure

Wipro, a global information technology, consulting and business process services company, has successfully launched its DevOps platform, AgileBase, on Microsoft Azure. This solution would enable global enterprises to adopt DevOps in a fast and cost effective manner. The Wipro AgileBase platform has been published on Azure Marketplace. The AgileBase platform can potentially reduce the DevOps set-up time by up to 90 percent, according to Wipro, … [Read more...]

Internap Launches CloudOption Service to Deliver Connectivity Within Multi-Cloud Environments

Internap, a global Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) hosting provider, has announced the launch of its CloudOption - a “high-speed” direct connection that lets customers access third-party cloud services, including Amazon Web Services (AWS Cloud) and Microsoft Azure. Organizations would often encounter performance and cost challenges when attempting to share data between existing IT infrastructure and external cloud services. Relying on the … [Read more...]

Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute Expands Cloud Connectivity to CoreSite’s New York Data Center Campus

U.S. data center and interconnection solutions provider, CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR), has announced the availability of direct, private connectivity into Microsoft Azure via ExpressRoute from CoreSite’s New York colocation data center campus. CoreSite customers in New York may now connect directly to Microsoft Azure via the CoreSite Open Cloud Exchange - which provides private/dedicated, security-enhanced virtual connections and … [Read more...]

Hostway Launches Hybrid Cloud Hosting Powered by Microsoft Azure

Hosting provider Hostway, a Microsoft Gold Partner and specialist in Microsoft virtualization, has announced the launch of its hybrid cloud service offering based on Microsoft Azure. Whether it’s public or private cloud or a combination, all hybrid cloud services are backed by Hostway’s managed support. Hostway is a Microsoft Gold Partner and specialist in Microsoft virtualization with the expertise to design, build and run Azure-based hybrid … [Read more...]

SherWeb Expands its IaaS Offering with Microsoft Azure

Cloud hosting provider SherWeb has added Microsoft Azure to its lineup of products and services, a move that will provide its customers with technical support for this world-renowned platform. Azure’s extensive list of integrated services and tools will allow Sherweb’s customers to build and deploy a much wider range of IT projects, according to SherWeb. Clients who sign up for Microsoft Azure will also have access to Performance Cloud, … [Read more...]