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High Performance Cloud Computing Networks – [Infographic]

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To InfiniBand and Beyond! Explosive Internet growth, beginning in the mid-late 1990′s, has had a dramatic affect on the evolution of computer networking. Some new network technologies and initiatives boomed, but faded rapidly into oblivion. Others, notably Ethernet, invented by Bob Metcalfe at Xerox PARC, became the standard and a commodity.  While new technologies emerged in the 2000′s to solve [...]

ProfitBricks Weekly Cloud Computing News Roundup: Issue 15

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Here is the latest edition of ProfitBricks’ weekly roundup of news, content and conversations about Cloud Computing. If you see an article that you think should be included in this news digest, please send it to marketing-us@profitbricks.com. Change your company culture and get onto the cloud InfoWorld Posted: April 11, 2014 Summary: Now that cloud computing is the new normal, [...]

ProfitBricks Weekly Cloud Computing News Roundup: Issue 14

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Here is the latest edition of ProfitBricks’ weekly roundup of news, content and conversations about Cloud Computing.  If you see an article that you think should be included in this news digest, please send it to marketing-us@profitbricks.com. Big Data, Bigger Job CFO   Posted: April 4, 2014 Summary: Everybody seems excited about the potential of huge datasets to turbo-charge their businesses. [...]

Our Visit to “Cloud Geek Heaven”

ProfitBricks Tour at Switch SUPERNAP, April 2014

Last week, I had the honor to accompany a group of ProfitBricks clients and potential clients on a tour of the Switch SUPERNAP during the Interop 2014 conference. The SUPERNAP is truly Geek heaven. Here are some cool facts we learned: It boasts the world’s largest data center facility at 2.2 Million Square feet. The average daily temperature in Las Vegas [...]

ProfitBricks Named 2014 SIIA Software #CODiE14 Award Finalist

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Earns Prestigious Software & Information Industry Recognition for both Best Cloud Management Solution and Best Cloud Infrastructure Late last week SIIA, the leading association representing the software and digital content industries, named ProfitBricks as a 2014 SIIA Software CODiE Awards finalist in both Best Cloud Management Solution and Best Cloud Infrastructure categories. The SIIA CODiE Awards are the premier award for the [...]

ProfitBricks Weekly Cloud Computing News Roundup: Issue 14

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Here is the latest edition of ProfitBricks’ weekly roundup of news, content and conversations about Cloud Computing. If you see an article that you think should be included in this news digest, please send it to marketing-us@profitbricks.com. 80 Percent of SMBs Say Cloud Computing Helps Them Thrive CPA Practice Advisor Posted: March 28, 2014 Summary: New research shows that cloud [...]

48 Big Data & Cloud Computing Events and Conferences You Should Attend in 2014 & Beyond

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In the technology landscape, attending conferences and events isn’t a luxury — it’s a must. These events are typically held in major cities with technology and innovation hubs like Silicon Valley or Boston or a “neutral” city with great convention center spaces.  These events are packed with some of the world’s brightest minds in the hottest industries, including cloud computing, [...]