Business Cloud News

Oracle sets sights on IaaS market as it reports 49% cloud growth

Oracle Cloud

Oracle has reported its 2016 Q4 results stating growth over the period declined 1% to $10.6 billion, though its cloud business grew 49% to $859 million.

Cloud market growing 28% a year and worth $110 billion says study

Money cloud

Cloud services boomed in 2015 as the barriers to adoption toppled and confidence surged, says a new study.

OVH claims integration of TimeSeries PaaS with Sigfox IoT cloud

IoT sim

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.

Autodesk launches $100m PaaS developer programme

Autodesk forge platform

CAD software maker Autodesk has put $100m on the table and challenged developers create new cloud friendly design automation systems on its Forge development platform.

SAP to become a Genband reseller as Kandy improves relationship in the cloud


Texas-based comms software specialist Genband has signed SAP as a global reseller of its comms platform-as-a-service (PaaS) Kandy.

AT&T, Ericsson and Apcera demonstrate NFV in a PaaS environment

openstack tokyo summit

Voice and video can work in the most complicated clouds, according to an integration breakthrough demonstrated at the OpenStack summit in Tokyo.

Tibco announces two new cloud integrators

Platform as a Service

Tibco has built two new systems for building cloud services and manage enterprise applications.

Software and platforms as a service driving our growth says Oracle


Oracle’s latest quarterly results show the increasing strategic of importance of revenue from cloud software and platforms as a service, according to the vendor.

Cloud Foundry heads to Azure

Microsoft has announced a public preview of Cloud Foundry running on Azure

Microsoft has announced a long awaited public preview of Cloud Foundry for Azure which the company said will help enable its customers with multi-cloud and hybrid cloud deployments.

Dell partners with Pivotal on Cloud Foundry

Dell Services will resell Pivotal CF and advise customers on implementation, app development and migration to different cloud platforms

Dell Services announced a partnership with Pivotal this week that will see the company include Pivotal CF in its digital services portfolio.