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Oracle Adds to IoT Cloud Software

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Oracle Adds to IoT Cloud Software

Oracle expands its Internet of Things (IoT) portfolio with four cloud solutions allowing enterprises to manage equipment and other assets, factories and other plants, commercial fleets and employee movement.

According to the company, organisations with the ability to integrate device data into business processes and applications gain "critical predictive insights" and drive cost-effective actions, allowing them to deliver innovative services faster and with less risk to customers.

“The world is becoming ever-more digital and IoT is the next step on that journey—delivering better customer experiences and helping organisations achieve a competitive advantage," Oracle claims. “Oracle IoT Applications enable businesses to leverage connected devices and equipment to modernize the digital supply chain.”

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Cisco Joins Microsoft With Integrated UCS-Azure Stack

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Cisco Joins Microsoft With Integrated UCS-Azure Stack

Cisco teams up with Microsoft to offer the Azure Stack on the Unified Computing System (UCS)-- an integrated, validated system allowing customers to deliver Azure services from on-premises datacentres.

“Cisco and Microsoft are coming together to offer a hybrid cloud solution built on the power of UCS and Microsoft Azure,” Cisco says. “Through our joint engineering efforts, application developers and IT managers will have a turnkey solution that is easy to deploy, manage and scale.”

The combination of the Azure stack on Cisco UCS promises accelerated growth and innovation, with a flexible cloud consumption model. Service providers can deliver Azure infrastructure as IaaS and PaaS, and fabric-based UCS architecture features high-performance networking through an Azure stack-optimised Cisco Virtual Interface Card.

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A Tech Data Shop for All Microsoft Cloud

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A Tech Data Shop for All Microsoft Cloud

Tech Data brings the complete Microsoft ecosystem under a single platform, allowing partners to deliver the company's entire software stack through a single management platform.

All Microsoft cloud-based solutions, including Office 365, Azure and Enterprise Mobility + Security (EMS) are available on the Tech Data Cloud Solution Store as part of the Microsoft Cloud Solutions Provider (CSP) program. As a result resellers, VARs and MSPs can offer the full Microsoft solution range through a single portal while taking advantage of the monitoring and billing capabilities of the Tech Data platform.

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Platform9 Launches Managed Kubernetes Service

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Platform9 Launches Managed Kubernetes Service

Platform9, a startup founded by ex-VMware engineers, announces its first product-- the Managed Kubernetes service, described as "the industry's first infrastructure-agnostic, SaaS-managed offering."

Managed Kubernetes is deployed and managed as a SaaS solution, across on-premises and public cloud infrastructure, making for a simpler operational and consumption model eliminating the steep learning curve associated with Kubernetes. It is fully integrated, infrastructure-agnostic and and allows DevOps and IT teams to integrate across any combination of cloud platform or on-premises infrastructure, without need to rewreite a single line of code or worry about backend configuration or maintenance.

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HPE Buys Cloud Metering, Billing

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HPE Buys Cloud Metering, Billing

HPE acquires Cloud Cruiser, a provider of cloud-consumption analytics software enabling customers to manage and optimise public, private and hybrid cloud usage and spending, for an unspecified sum.

Founded in 2010, Cloud Cruiser counts the likes of Microsoft, TD Bank, NTT, Ford and KPN as customers. Its new onwer is also a customer, since its solutions find use in the Flexible Capacity business. As such, HPE describes the acquisition as "additional investment in HPE Flexible Capacity, to further differentiate and strengthen this high growth service."

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