Tag: Cloud Networking

ProfitBricks Cloud Computing News Selections: Week of 6-24-2013

More Clouds

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 Small and midsize companies in the cloud reap security, privacy and reliability benefits Microsoft, Posted: June 11, 2013 Summary: Microsoft study shows 94 […]

Infographic – Cloud Computing and On-Demand Infrastructure: 1995 to Today


You’ve heard that “Cloud Computing” has been around for a long time and it’s just a new name for what we have had for a while – on-demand infrastructure.  This Infographic looks at the history since the Internet went mainstream in the mid-90’s. With the recent acquisition of Dedicated Hosting and Cloud Hosting provider SoftLayer and the popularity of 1st Generation Cloud […]

Cloud Computing and SaaS – Software Delivery in 2013


ProfitBricks is pleased to present this infographic, entitled “Cloud Computing and SaaS – Software Delivery in 2013.” Businesses of all sizes are now embracing SaaS, but IT managers continue to grapple with the challenge of scaling their cloud infrastructure to effectively meet changing demands. Access this Infographic to learn how SaaS differs from other software delivery models, the history of […]

ProfitBricks Named One of Boston’s Hottest Companies


ProfitBricks has been recognized as one of Boston’s hottest companies. Lead411 releases the annual “Hot List” award to acknowledge the fastest growing technology companies throughout the region. The 2013 list showcases companies with outstanding performance in their fields.  Their “Hottest Companies” awards have been created to recognize these fast growing companies in different geographic regions. This particular list originally started […]

Worldwide Public Cloud Computing Services Market to Top $131 Billion in 2013

According to the latest research from Gartner, “Forecast Overview: Public Cloud Services, Worldwide, 2011-2016, 4Q12 Update”, the public Cloud services market is forecast to grow 18.5 percent in 2013 to total $131 billion worldwide, up from $111 billion in 2012 Infrastructure as a service (IaaS), including cloud compute, storage and print services, continued as the fastest-growing segment of the market, […]

Big Data Performance & Steve Riley at Cloud Connect #CCevent

ProfitBricks iPerf Test

“This show is all about InfiniBand,” is what one analyst said to me during a briefing at Cloud Connect last week, a statement that made me grin broadly given how we use it to enable flexibility and performance here at ProfitBricks.  As our friends at MapR are discovering, InfiniBand + Big Data = great performance.  That’s not only because of […]

ProfitBricks Now Offers Cloud Computing Industry’s Largest Instance Sizes

Bigger is better, right?  At ProfitBricks, we already offer our customers the flexibility to choose the exact amount of CPU cores, RAM, and storage pace per server.  No cookie cutter sizes.  You choose what you need with no waste.  We also provide the ability to vertically scale up CPU cores and RAM on demand without rebooting the server. Now, our […]