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Hybrid Cloud Session at Cloud Expo The OpenNebula Cloud Toolkit is a widely used open source Cloud manager for building private, public and hybrid Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) clouds. In his session at the 5th International Cloud Expo, Ignacio M. Llorente, will describe the innovations in cloud management brought by the OpenNebula Cloud Toolkit. Register Today and Save $800 ! Explore Sponsorship Opportunities ! Cloud Expo is the world's leading Cloud-focused event since 2007, and is held five times a year, in New York City, Silicon Valley, Prague, Tokyo and Hong Kong. The 5th international Cloud Expo is co-located with the 8th international Virtualization Conference & Expo and will be taking place on April 19-21, 2010, at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York City with more than 5,000 delegates and over 100 sponsors and exhibitors participating in t... (more)

ScaleUp and Xseed Collaborate to Deploy 3Tera Platform

Xseed Co. and ScaleUp Technologies today announced a strategic partnership to create the standards and framework for a globally connected cloud. Headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, Xseed will leverage ScaleUp Technologies technology and development capabilities to help expand its Libra service for rapid global development. In turn ScaleUp Technologies - headquartered in Hamburg, Germany - is taking the first steps in creating the standards & framework for a globally connected cloud, a cloud computing service aimed for global business development. Both Xseed and ScaleUp utilize AppLogi... (more)

SYS-CON Launches Another Worldwide First: "Cloud Computing Journal"

The world's first journal devoted to the delivery of massively scalable IT resources as a service using Internet technologies has been launched by SYS-CON Media. The all-new "Cloud Computing Journal" is  the latest in a series of leading-edge additions to its 25-plus stable of online and print publications such as Virtualization Journal, Web 2.0 Journal, AJAX & RIA Journal, Open Web Developer's Journal, and iPhone Developer's Journal. Other market-leading SYS-CON titles include Java Developer's Journal, SOAWorld Magazine, .NET Developer's Journal, PowerBuilder Journal, Flex Devel... (more)

Microsoft Money Heads to Cloud Computing

Microsoft has taken another step into its cloud computing future, revealing that it will no longer ship retail versions of its Money Plus personal finance package. Instead, the product will move to "100 percent online distribution" and will be updated when required, not on the previous schedule of once a year. "Incremental updates to the software don't merit a new product every year," the Microsoft Money team wrote in a statement. "In response to our retail partners' needs, consumer behavior and business efficiencies, Microsoft is focusing distribution efforts for Microsoft Mone... (more)

Use of Ruby on Rails and Amazon-Based Cloud Computing Facilitated Market Delivery

Intridea announced that VisualCV has successfully integrated Intridea’s MediaPlug media appliance server with its software for building, sharing and managing Internet resumes. As a result, VisualCV customers can create media-rich resumes, called “VisualCVs,” that include photos, audio, video and more. Because MediaPlug utilizes cloud computing via Amazon Web Services, VisualCV is spared the typical cost and hardware requirements to manage and store data-intensive media files. Since launching the beta of the VisualCV resume service in February 2008, tens of thousands of VisualCVs ... (more)