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ProfitBricks is Proud Member of the Cloud Advisory Council

The Cloud Advisory Council is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to develop the next generation cloud architecture, to provide cloud designers and technology managers with the tools needed to enable cloud-based computing, to strengthen the qualification and integration of cloud solutions, and to provide the industry with best practices. The Cloud Advisory Council is an industry collaboration of original […]




Why Performance Should Be Your 5th Factor in Cloud Computing IaaS Evaluation

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Micro versus Macro Memory. CPU Cores. Storage. Bandwidth. With so many people jumping into the cloud and getting lost in the details, it is easy to overlook the “big picture.” As important, if not more important than all of the specific feature set offered by a particular provider, is how well everything works together with the network platform.  There is […]




Interop 2012 New York — The Big News of “Big Data”

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As you would expect, while Interop New York 2012 was heavily rooted in traditional IT networking, there was a lot of buzz surrounding the advent of cloud computing. Traditional network gear manufacturers were all displaying their cloud-ready boxes next to IaaS providers like ProfitBricks. The Growing Ground-Swell of “Big Data” While everyone was talking about the cloud, the growing ground-swell […]




Why Game Developers Are Leveraging Cloud Computing Iaas

IT network infrastructure is the lifeline of game developers, both online and offline. Interruptions from outages, network lag and scalability issues caused by unpredictable usage patterns can turn a really good day into “gloom and doom.” According to DFC Intelligence, online gaming revenue is estimated to grow from $52 billion in 2012 to $70 billion in 2017. This incredible growth […]




ProfitBricks Exhibits at #Interop 2012 NY – Get Free/Discounted Admission

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ProfitBricks will be exhibiting at Interop NY – one of the largest independently-organized conference and exhibitions designed to empower information technology professionals to make smart business decisions – at New York City’s Javitz Center. Conference workshops begin at 9am on Monday, October 2nd and run through 12:30pm on Friday, October 5th. The exhibit hall will be open from 10:30am to […]




ProfitBricks at Cloud Connect: Conversation with Paul Burns

As readers of this blog are no doubt aware, ProfitBricks. sponsored, keynoted and exhibited at the Cloud Connect 2012 Conference in Chicago a few weeks ago. We had a number of great conversations with leading cloud computing practitioners and analysts, including Paul Burns  of Neovise. In this 2-1/2 minute video, Paul shares his thoughts on Cloud Connect 2012 and the cloud computing/IaaS […]




Gartner: Cloud Services to Surpass $109B in ’12

Public Cloud Analyst View: Gartner On September 18, 2012, Gartner, Inc. released an update to its market report on the public cloud services market sector –Forecast Overview: Public Cloud Services, Worldwide, 2011-2016, 2Q12 Update – underscoring the fact that interest in public cloud services is ramping up faster than most analysts expected. The public cloud services segment is now expected to […]




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