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OpSource announced that LitSoft has chosen OpSource On-Demand to deliver LitScope, the electronic discovery industry's first Web 2.0 electronically stored information (ESI) review platform. LitScope will enable LitSoft's law firm and corporate clients to use any main-stream Web browser, running on any main-stream operating system, to access its documents from anywhere in the world where an Internet connection is available. LitScope includes many advanced features such as full Unicode support, search-based batching, a review management dashboard, and many others, all packaged in an extremely intuitive Web 2.0 interface and backed by 24/7 end user support via dedicated toll free phone. "We chose OpSource after an intensive review process," said Steve Jreige, CEO, LitSoft. "Several companies met our most basic requirements, including a data center that was local to ou... (more) to Launch OpSource Cloud Journal

"This funding round will help us achieve our operational goals while introducing innovative solutions in the Cloud computing space," said Treb Ryan, CEO of OpSource. "The market has truly embraced the great scalability and efficiency that SaaS solutions bring, and we are proud to be the company that both emerging companies and enterprises rely on for billions of transactions every day," he added. He was speaking as the company today announced that it has received $10 million in series "E" investment capital from Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation, with whom OpSource entered a strategic partnership in November 2008, as well as from returning investors. "As the demand for SaaS and Cloud solutions continues to grow, OpSource is in a unique position to lead this marketplace while accelerating its own growth. We are pleased to back such a vibrant company,' said ... (more)

Cloud Computing Expo 2010 East Will Take Place April 19-21 at Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York City

WOODCLIFF LAKE, NJ -- (Marketwire) -- 10/30/09 -- SYS-CON Events announced today that the 5th International Cloud Computing Conference & Expo  will take place April 19-20-21, 2010, at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York City. The International Cloud Computing Conference & Expo series is the world's leading Cloud-focused event and is held three times a year, in New York, Silicon Valley and in Europe. Over 200 corporate sponsors and 10,000 industry professionals have participated in Cloud Computing Expo since its inception, more than all other Cloud-related events put together. The three-day event will offer a rich array of sessions led by exceptional speakers about the business and technical value of cloud computing with more than 80 sponsors and exhibitors on the 70,000 sq. ft. show floor and over 5,000 estimated delegates from well over 48 different cou... (more)

Understanding Cloud Taxonomies and Security

XML Security at Cloud Expo OWASP AppSec DC 2009 had a compelling session that defined cloud taxonomies and the security implications associated with the cloud computing. The three taxonomies that have become part of our vernacular are: Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS): Set of virtualized components that can be assembled to build a application.  Amazon EC2, Rackspace, Opsource, and GoGrid are examples of IaaS where you can rent "virtual" hardware and software as a "pay-as-you-go" services.  If you need 5 Linux servers running MySQL Database for 3 months, you'd subscribe to an IaaS provider and using their REST or Web service-based API (or command line if you're too cool) to provision, de-provision and monitor your instance. Platform as a Service (PaaS): A runtime environment for application developer to deploy their applications in their desired programming environm... (more)

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Novartis, Microsoft, Oracle, Amazon and Yahoo

CHICAGO, June 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include Novartis (NYSE:NVS-Free Report), Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq:MSFT-Free Report), Oracle Corp. (Nasdaq:ORCL-Free Report), Amazon's (Nasdaq:AMZN-Free Report) and Yahoo Inc. (Nasdaq:YHOO-Free Report). (Logo: Today, Zacks is promoting its ''Buy'' stock recommendations. Get #1Stock of the Day pick for free. Here are highlights from Tuesday's Analyst Blog: Breakthrough Status for Novartis Drug Novartis (NYSE:NVS-Free Report) recently announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted "Breakthrough Therapy" designation to its pipeline c... (more)

Global Cloud Computing Services Industry

NEW YORK, Oct. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Global Cloud Computing Services Industry This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Cloud Computing Services in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS), Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), Business Process-as-a-Service (BPaaS), and Management & Security Services. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2009 through 2018. The report profiles 269 companies including many key and niche... (more)

Zadara Storage’s VPSA Enterprise Suite Makes Data Center-Grade Cloud Storage a Reality

Zadara™ Storage, Inc., provider of enterprise-class private cloud storage by the hour, today unveiled a major release of its Virtual Private Storage Array™ (VPSA™) service that makes enterprise-grade unified SAN and NAS cloud storage a reality. The VPSA Enterprise Suite is a significant platform upgrade that adds data center-grade SAN and NAS features that were previously unavailable in the cloud and that are already deployed by Zadara users today. Backed by the new features, Zadara, through its innovative colocation arrangement in partnership with the world’s leading service providers such as AWS, Equinix and Dimension Data, now becomes the first storage company to support Tier 1 primary storage for low latency, high IOPS applications such as databases and CRM in the cloud on dedicated drives, using virtual controllers and separated networking. These features are a... (more)

Global Cloud Automation Industry

NEW YORK, Dec. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Global Cloud Automation Industry This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Cloud Automation in US$ Million. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2009 through 2018. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 57 companies including many key and niche players such as - CA Technologies, Inc. Cisco Systems, I... (more)

Global Private Cloud Server Trends Industry

NEW YORK, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Global Private Cloud Server Trends Industry The Cloud computing technology enables client organizations to use remote servers for storing and manipulating data, as well as for accessing it via multiple devices. Private clouds feature controlled, customized restrictions on data access and resource dedication. Private cloud hosting is regarded as a highly powerful and efficient hosting platform for accelerating time-to-market and reducing infrastructure costs. The report analyzes and presents an overview of Private Cloud Server market worldwide. The report also provides global market estimates and ... (more)

Deploying High-Availability Apps in the Cloud at Cloud Expo 2011 New York

Cloud Expo 2011 New York $500 Savings here! The public cloud is about more than testing and development. More and more companies are migrating production applications into the cloud. Traditional ISVs, large enterprise, manufacturers and pure web-based properties are moving to the cloud. In their session at the 8th International Cloud Expo, Treb Ryan, CEO of OpSource, Steve Woo, Sr. Director Product Management of Aerohive Networks, and Eric Hanselman, Research Director of The 451 Group's Networks practice, will discuss the drivers, challenges and impact of migrating real applications to the cloud. You'll hear from industry leaders and end users responsible for deployment and management about how the cloud is opening new markets and improving profitability. Explore Cloud Expo Sponsorship & Exhibit Opportunities ! Javits Center is getting ready for Cloud Expo in Manha... (more)

Ubuntu 9.10 Will Feature Cloud Computing

Mark Shuttleworth, the founder and leader of Canonical Ltd., the authors and distributors of the Ubuntu distro of Linux, announced the code name of the new version Friday and noted that the Ubuntu team had several priorities, including the design of the system’s “look”, according to a CNET article. The most interesting of the priorities, perhaps, was the inclusion of cloud computing features as a basic part of the package, especially on the server side of the release. The statement released by Shuttleworth was very detailed, although somewhat metaphorical, in the area of cloud computing. The cloud computing section of the release reads as follows, in its entirety: "A good Koala knows how to see the wood for the trees, even when her head is in the clouds. Ubuntu aims to keep free software at the forefront of cloud computing by embracing the API’s of Amazon EC2, and m... (more)