Tag Archives: Cloud

1. October 2016

Global Study: Hybrid Clouds Dominate

Almost every company is using the cloud, but not for everything, finds a new IBM study. 87 percent of respondents say their cloud initiatives are coordinated or fully integrated, compared to just 34 percent in 2012. And, among high performing organizations, that number climbs to 83 percent. At the same time, nearly half of workloads […]

22. September 2016

IBM Opens Cloud Data Center in the Nordics

IBM has announced the opening of a new cloud data center near Oslo, Norway. Customers throughout the region will have local access to a complete portfolio of IBM cloud services for running mission critical enterprise workloads, including IBM Watson, Bluemix and analytics capabilities. The facility in Norway is IBM’s 48th global cloud data center and […]

20. June 2016

There is room in the German cloud

In Germany, the small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are getting more and more involved in the use of software solutions from the cloud. This is a result of the study “KMU Barometer 2016“ by market research firm Pb7 on behalf of the enterprise software manufacturer Exact. Pb7 interviewed 2,600 enterprises with fewer than 50 employees. […]

23. May 2016

Bitkom survey: German industry uses external security expertise

In the German industry almost half of the companies works with an external IT service provider for security reasons. This is the result of a representative survey commissioned by the digital association Bitkom among 504 manufacturing companies. A quarter uses an external service for the entire IT security. In 56 percent of the company solely […]

16. December 2015

Union Investment goes with T-Systems into the cloud

Union Investment has reached a comprehensive service contract with T-Systems. The order, worth well into the hundreds of millions of euros, includes the transfer of classic IT systems into the German cloud. T-Systems is accountable to the asset manager for consistent IT infrastructure, integration into the existing system landscape and operation of the applications. The […]

11. December 2015

Research showing enterprise cloud strategies are predominantly hybrid

The Cloud-Experts from Canopy in collaboration with EMC commissioned a study about Hybrid Cloud adoption conducted by Forrester Consulting.  Surveying over 150 companies with revenues of $1 billion+ across multiple countries, the findings show an increased adoption of hybrid cloud services with 58% of the respondents saying they already have some form of hybrid cloud […]