Avaya has escalated its efforts to get customers to fast-track to the cloud
with the first of several sweeping initiatives that will optimize solutions
and processes for delivery of collaboration as a service (CaaS) via the Avaya
Collaborative Cloud. Strong demand for Avaya communications and collaboration
applications from large and midsize enterprises is driving a focus on
expanded scale and reach as well as simpler, faster provisioning that
requires fewer resources.
Avaya collaboration solutions, including unified communications, video and
contact center via the cloud, offer a new path to greater business agility.
While many other areas of IT have successfully adopted cloud-based solutions,
the communications infrastructure is one of the last remaining hold-outs due
to complexity and concerns around reliability, security and privacy. As the
business environment ... (more)
Cloud Expo, Inc. has announced today that Alan Shimel has been named Summit
Host of DevOps Summit 2014 Silicon Valley.
The 3rd International DevOps Summit will take place on November 4-6, 2014, at
the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
As Editor-in-chief of DevOps.com, Alan Shimel is attuned to the world of
technology. He has founded and helped several technology ventures, including
StillSecure, where he guided the company in bringing innovative and effective
networking and security solutions to the marketplace. Shimel is an
often-cited personality in the security ... (more)
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Delivering modern application experiences requires a cloud based architecture
that unlocks the silos of process and information within the organization.
These capabilities must be resident in the cloud, and easily consumed by
In his session at 14th Cloud Expo, Dan Scholler, Vice President, Platform and
Technology at Infor, will discuss a common approach to access application
capability, end to end process automation, and information stores designed to
enable modern applications experiences, which are mostly or exc... (more)
A year after globally launching the FUJITSU Cloud Initiative, Fujitsu is
strengthening its commitment to unlocking the business-innovation,
cost-efficiency and agility benefits of cloud for its customers around the
world. In doing so, Fujitsu is well on its way to building one of the
broadest portfolios of IaaS, PaaS, SaaS and Cloud Integration Services.
Having committed to a two-year investment of approx. 2 billion US$ in
business innovation, social innovation and strengthening global delivery
capabilities, Fujitsu has been busy bringing to market new offerings,
deepening its ... (more)
While the interest and buzz around the Internet of Things (IoT) has grown
steadily in recent years, the seemingly endless market promise continues to
become reality. According to new research from International Data Corporation
(IDC), a transformation is underway that will see the worldwide market for
IoT solutions grow from $1.9 trillion in 2013 to $7.1 trillion in 2020. IDC
defines the Internet of Things as a network of networks of uniquely
identifiable endpoints (or "things") that communicate without human
interaction using IP connectivity – be it "locally" or globally.