|Facebook Taps CA Technologies Tool
Social media giant Facebook is deploying CA Technologies' data center infrastructure software to help improve power efficiency and overall IT management for its always busy global data centers.
|Microsoft Joins Open Compute Project
It's official: Microsoft is contributing cloud server designs to the Open Compute Project, an initiative Facebook kicked off to tackle scaling computing infrastructure efficiently and economically.
|IO Launches Open-Source IO.Cloud
There's another cloud out there. Modular data center provider IO Data Centers is launching an OpenStack-based cloud service, called IO.Cloud, to run on Open Compute servers.
|Microsoft Matches AWS Cloud Pricing
Redmond is swinging back after Amazon’s cloud services pricing punch last week. Based on its April announcement to match AWS prices for commodity services, Microsoft had to respond -- and it did.