Tag: Cloud Networking

Infographic: Gaming Development Financial Realities


In honor of #GDC2013 going on this week in San Francisco, ProfitBricks is pleased to present this infographic, entitled “Gaming Development – The Financial Reality Behind Great Ideas.” People at the show are confirming what we already suspected: gaming is moving into the cloud.  As thin clients in browsers, on laptops, or on mobile devices, continue to grow in popularity, they […]

Cloud Computing 2.0 Benefits for Gaming to Be Presented @ #GDC13

Photo courtesy of Game Developers Conference

CAMBRIDGE, MA–(Marketwire – Mar 25, 2013) – ProfitBricks, the infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) company that completely reengineered the delivery of cloud computing, today announced that Pete Johnson, senior director of platform evangelism at ProfitBricks, will present at the Game Developers Conference (GDC) on March 27 at 5 p.m. Johnson will discuss how ProfitBricks’ Cloud Computing 2.0 solution empowers gaming companies to implement […]

Why I left HP after 19 years to join ProfitBricks

Pete Johnson, new Platform Evangelist for ProfitBricks

Woz once said, “I thought I’d be an HPer for life.” While I don’t usually claim to have a whole lot in common with the man who designed the first computer I ever saw (an Apple II, summer ’78), in this instance it’s true. As it turns out, we were both wrong. I stayed at HP as long as I did for […]

Announcing Cloud Computing Industry’s Most Lucrative Partner Referral Program

Photo Courtesy of Flickr User Ray Sadler

ProfitBricks is about changing the way that business and IT are managed, not only from the cloud computing perspective, but also with partners. This is one of the reasons why we were often included as a top startup to watch during 2012. As we enter 2013, we will continue to show the technology world what makes us so different. Today […]

Startup Infographic–Cloud Computing-Office Space-More


Entrepreneurs thinking about starting a new venture should act now! If you hold out for better market conditions, you may be bypassing the opportunity of a lifetime. While, a pair of countervailing trends –- the slowly recovering national economy and a pull-back in later early-stage funding — are keeping things interesting for entrepreneurs, stubborn recession conditions create inexpensive office space and technology trends, such as cloud computing, […]

Democratizing High Performance Computing with the Cloud

ProfitBricks InfiBand Mesh Technology

This article originally appeared on on November 28, 2012. Ever since the timeshares of mainframes and the arrival of PCs – the power of massive computing has been in the hands of the few.  However, the world is different now. You may read about the “consumerization of IT” – where employees are bringing not only their own mobile devices, but […]

What’s Next for Cloud Computing – Predictions for the New Year

It’s that time of the year when analysts, pundits and others release their cloud computing forecasts for the upcoming year. Not to be out done, here are my top 5 predictions, originally published in Cloud Computing Journal,  for 2013: 1. Democratization of Big Data – while the concept of Big Data is not new – analytics tools and data sources are combining to bring […]