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Redrawing the cloud atlas: How Africa is adopting cloud computing

South Africa is often cited as the breakout case, but cloud adoption is permeating through the continent.

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Equilibrium project, LBaaS (Load Balancer as a Service) in OpenStack

I personally believe that the integration of LBaaS in OpenStack is a step towards providing all networking functions to the tenants.

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OpenStack Design Summit: Linux Deja Vu

Something significant was taking place that was very tangible as I walked the Summit floor and sat in on a number of sessions.

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Launch of IBM SmartCloud Enterprise+ in the land down under

Big Blue launched its production grade managed public cloud offering, called IBM SmartCloud Enterprise+, hosted in an IBM data center in Sydney.

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Recap of IBM Cloud Innovation Forum in Melbourne

Recently I attended the IBM Cloud Innovation Forum 2012 in Melbourne, Australia -- a premier cloud event by IBM.

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Invitation: August 22nd/23rd IBM SmartCloud Enterprise Developers Group Virtual Meeting

A meeting for SCE customers and users of the REST APIs and related tools to develop solutions on the cloud.

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August #cloudchat: What level of resiliency is right for your cloud?

This month's chat on cloud resiliency will take place on Thursday, August 9, from 4 to 5 p.m. ET.

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IBM Connect Day 2012: Meet the experts

July is known for the well-established annual IBM Connect Day 2012 in Düsseldorf, Germany. The agenda was promising and I easily decided to join.

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Mile high maintenance

With such vagueness regarding the term cloud, at what point should an organization say it is using cloud?

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July #cloudchat: How can cloud drive sustainability?

This month's chat, on July 12 from 4-5 p.m. ET, will focus on how cloud can promote sustainability in organizations and in the world. Join us!

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Summary of 2012 IBM Technical World for Smarter Computing Conference

I just returned from the 2012 IBM Technical World for Smarter Computing Conference that took place from April 15 - 19 in San Francisco. I want to share my impressions with you, while they are still fresh in my mind.

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IBM Pulse 2012 Conference summary

Pulse 2012 gave customers four days of sessions focused on Cloud, Mobility, Smarter Physical Infrastructure, Security and Compliance, and Service Assurance. The Cloud and the DevOps story provided at Pulse gave customers and IBM Business Partners an in-depth view of how IBM solutions could help solve real world challenges.

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