Zynstra integrates Office 365 into hybrid cloud managed IT services for SMBs

Zynstra has announced a new product as part of its Hybrid Cloud portfolio of managed IT services for small to medium businesses (SMBs), enabling integration of on-premise systems with Microsoft’s Office 365 cloud suite. Available from 17 February, O365Connect has been developed in partnership with Microsoft and HP in order to provide the same control […]

Red Hat and Hortonworks blend Hadoop into enterprise infrastructure for big data projects

Red Hat and Hadoop specialist Hortonworks have announced a partnership aimed at making big data projects easier to operate by integrating the Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) with key Red Hat infrastructure products, including Red Hat Linux with OpenJDK and its Red Hat Storage Server. The partnership represents a strategic alliance that will see joint customer […]

Microsoft goes live with cloud-based Power BI for Office 365

Microsoft has fully released Power BI for Office 365, its cloud-based business intelligence (BI) platform designed to deliver analytics and visualisation tools to a broader business audience. Announced on Microsoft’s official blog, Power BI for Office 365 has already been available as a preview since last summer. The platform is intended to give Microsoft customers […]

Red Hat intros JBoss Fuse Service Works 6 for service integration

Red Hat has officially launched its JBoss Fuse Service Works 6 service development and integration platform, promising easier integration between disparate enterprise applications, including cloud-based services. Available for download now, JBoss Fuse Service Works 6 is the next generation of Red Hat’s JBoss service-oriented architecture (SOA) middleware platform. A beta release of the platform – […]

NetSuite thanks ‘unstoppable’ cloud computing demand for record Q4 results

NetSuite has posted record results for the fourth quarter and the whole of 2013, thanks to “unstoppable” demand for cloud computing among businesses. In the firm’s fourth quarter, which ran from October to December 2013, the firm made sales worth $115m, up eight percent from the third quarter, and an increase of 35 percent compared […]

Azul provides cross-platform support for Java apps with Zulu Enterprise OpenJDK

Azul Systems is offering enterprise firms a multi-platform implementation of the OpenJDK open-source Java project with full commercial support available, enabling deployments across Linux, Windows and cloud platforms. Available immediately, Zulu Enterprise is a fully supported build of OpenJDK with a battery of subscription support options, making it suitable for broad deployment across the enterprise, […]