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The Fake Cloud Price War

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If you listen to the headlines, we’re in the midst of a major cloud price war. We’re told that the big players, Amazon, Microsoft and Rackspace, are fighting a race to the bottom.  How much cheaper can cloud pricing go? But it’s not a race to the bottom. This isn’t a battle in the clouds, it’s a bit of shadow […]

Half the price + Twice the speed = Price Performance Leader

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Simply put, ProfitBricks founders Achim Weiss and Andreas Gauger have a history at bringing innovative, disruptive technologies to market.  At 1&1 hosting, with advances in data center efficiencies not seen in that market previously, they not only introduced a new cost model but did so with superior benefits as well.  Their gains were so great, people thought their claims were […]

ProfitBricks Weekly Cloud Computing News Roundup: 7/26/13

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Here is the latest edition of ProfitBricks’ weekly roundup of news, content and conversations about Cloud Computing. If you see an article that you think should be included in this news digest, please send it to marketing-us@profitbricks.com Are You Up in the Air with Cloud Computing Benefits? Data Center Knowledge   Posted: July 15, 2013 Summary: A close look at Cloud […]

ProfitBricks Weekly Cloud Computing News Roundup: 7/14/13

Here is the latest edition of ProfitBricks’ weekly roundup of news, content and conversations about Cloud Computing. If you see an article that you think should be included in this news digest, please send it to marketing-us@profitbricks.com Data Centers as Global Growth Enablers SwitchScribe   Posted: July 8, 2013 Summary: Data Centers are rapidly taking over the role of manufacturing, communication, […]

The Paradox of Ephemeral aka Temporary Cloud Storage

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This article was originally published by Cloud Computing Journal on July 18, 2013. Cloud Computing Journal is published by SYS-CON Media, producer of Cloud Expo. Be sure to stop by the ProfitBricks booth at Cloud Expo Santa Clara in November 2014.    The moral of the story here is simple: if you put anything beyond your base OS on ephemeral storage, you are at great risk […]

ProfitBricks Cloud Computing New Selections: Week of 7-8-2013

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Here is the latest edition of ProfitBricks’ weekly roundup of news, content and conversations surrounding Cloud Computing. If you see an article that you think should be included in this news digest, please send it to marketing-us@profitbricks.com Research: Cloud Models Maturing, Market Trends Emerging Channel Partners Online Posted: June 28, 2013 Summary: IDG Enterprise has released the results from its 2013 […]

ProfitBricks Cloud Computing News Selections: Week of 7-1-2013

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Here is this week’s edition of the ProfitBricks weekly roundup of news, content and conversations about Cloud Computing. If you see an article that you think should be included in this news digest, please send it to marketing-us@profitbricks.com Cloud Based Security (Infographic) Cloud Computing Path, Posted: June 20, 2013 Summary: This infographic from Symantic looks at what you should look […]