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OVH claims integration of TimeSeries PaaS with Sigfox IoT cloud

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France-based ISP turned cloud operator OVH has announced that its TimeSeries platform service is now integrated with the cloud service provided by IoT specialist Sigfox.

Criteo to build giant private big data platform on Huawei servers

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Performance marketing specialist Criteo has chosen Huawei to supply 700 servers for its new Hadoop Cluster data centre in Pantin, Seine St Denis, near Paris.

IBM, Nvidia, Mellanox launch OpenPower design centre to target big data apps

IBM has set up another OpenPower design centre in Europe to target big data and HPC

IBM, Nvidia and Mellanox are setting up another OpenPower design centre in Europe to target development of high performance computing (HPC) apps based on the open source Power architecture.

Orange confirms Cloudwatt acquisition

Orange has confirmed it will acquire Cloudwatt

Orange confirmed this week that the company has finalised an agreement to acquire all remaining shares of Cloudwatt, the cloud services provider it set up with the French government.

IBM to bring SoftLayer to Paris

IBM is planning to open up a SoftLayer datacentre in Paris, the company's first in France

IBM is planning on opening a SoftLayer cloud datacentre in Paris, which the company said will complement nearby datacentres in London and Amsterdam.

Cloudwatt deploys open source SDN controller

Cloudwatt has deployed Juniper's OpenContrail solution in its cloud platform

French cloud service provider Cloudwatt announced that it has deployed open source SDN controller OpenContrail in its OpenStack-based datacentre in a bid to improve network operations and deployment speeds.

Mirantis opens French office, taps Bull, Sun Microsystems veteran as lead

Mirantis has opened its first office in France in a bid to bolster its European business

OpenStack vendor Mirantis announced the opening of a new office in Grenoble, France in a bid to bolster the company’s presence in Europe and ramp up competition against other OpenStack incumbents in the European market.

SFR looks to clouds for enterprise offering

French carrier SFR has tapped HP to build it a complete cloud services platform designed to enable the service provider to offer cloud-based services with utility-based pricing to French companies.