Swiss hosting services provider Netrics has selected HP and Microsoft to help the company deliver a private infrastructure as a service for systems integrators and SMBs that it says will comply with Switzerland’s stringent data privacy regulations.
Marconi Univeristy, Italy’s first Open University, has moved its online campus e-Learning platform from a colocation-based solution to a virtual private cloud, saving the University 23 per cent on its total infrastructure bill.
Yorkshire Building Society (YBS) this week announced a shared services alliance that will see the building society’s core mortgage and savings application shift to the cloud, a move which HP Enterprise Services’ vice president of the financial services industry Jeremy Suddards said will become increasingly popular in the financial services sector moving forward.
Cisco has announced that it will integrate Citrix’s NetScaler application deliver controller (ADC) technology into its unified cloud network services portfolio.
Machester-based UKFast said on Wednesday that it will be launching what the company claims to be the UK’s largest virtual private cloud service. The service, eCloud, is an elastic virtual private cloud service and is claimed to be the first of its kind in the UK and is set to hit the UK market sometime this week.