Business Cloud News

ERP uptake set to boom as risk diminishes – research

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A new survey provides potentially exciting news of lucrative opportunities for cloud service providers. Nearly a third of all enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems in the world will attempt the migration to the cloud in the next two years, if a study commissioned by Hitachi Solutions Europe is accurate.

Hitachi gobbles up big data specialist Pentaho

HDS is buying big data specialist Pentaho to strengthen its IoT cred

Hitachi Data Systems, the storage-focused subsidiary of Hitachi announced its intention to acquire Pentaho, a big data and analytics specialist, in a move it said will boost its Internet of Things and big data strategy.

Infosys targets cloud, big data with slew of partnerships

Infosys is doubling down on cloud and big data with the recently announced partnerships with Microsoft, Huawei and HDS

Infosys announced a series of partnerships – with Microsoft, Huawei and Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) – that will see the Indian outsourcing giant redouble its efforts to capture a growing share of demand for cloud and big data technologies and services.

Half of UK businesses struggle to extract value from data, study claims

Over half of UK organisations are struggling to extract insights from their data, with CIOs pointing the finger at inadequate systems and platforms

Research published this week by Hitachi Data Systems suggests over half of UK organisations are struggling to extract value from the data they collect, with many CIOs claiming that they are limited by their IT systems and processes currently in place.

London & Capital rips out tape in favour of cloud-based backup

London & Capital ripped out its tape backups and put all of its data in the cloud

Wealth management firm London & Capital has overhauled its data backup systems, replacing its on premise tape-based backup with a cloud-based alternative – saving the London-based firm an estimated £80,000 per year in the process.

Intersect, Hitachi sign $2m deal for Australian research cloud

Hitachi, Intersect team up to deliver a new cloud storage node for Australia's research community

Hitachi Digital Systems (HDS) on Thursday announced that the company has been selected by Intersect, an e-research support agency, to build a new research cloud platform that will link up with universities in New South Wales, Australia.