IaaS http://talkincloud.com/taxonomy/term/7460/more en Stop the Hard Sell and Focus on Cloud Business Outcomes http://talkincloud.com/iaas/stop-hard-sell-and-focus-cloud-business-outcomes <div class="field-deck"> Why one AWS customer fielding sales calls from other cloud vendors stays loyal </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Before speaking at the AWS Sales Kickoff this week, Solodev CTO and Amazon customer Shawn Moore talks about why he continues to stay loyal to his cloud vendor.</div> <p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/iaas/stop-hard-sell-and-focus-cloud-business-outcomes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/iaas/stop-hard-sell-and-focus-cloud-business-outcomes#comments Cloud Computing IaaS Wed, 15 Feb 2017 20:59:00 +0000 61171 at http://talkincloud.com AWS Wants to Take Pain Out of Online Meetings with New Unified Communications Service http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing/aws-wants-take-pain-out-online-meetings-new-unified-communications-service <div class="node-body article-body">Amazon Web Services continues to win the affections of enterprise cloud customers with the launch of a unified communications service called Amazon Chime.</div> <p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing/aws-wants-take-pain-out-online-meetings-new-unified-communications-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing/aws-wants-take-pain-out-online-meetings-new-unified-communications-service#comments Cloud Computing IaaS Tue, 14 Feb 2017 16:14:00 +0000 61091 at http://talkincloud.com Does the Cloud Make Customer Loyalty a Thing of the Past? http://talkincloud.com/iaas/does-cloud-make-customer-loyalty-thing-past <div class="field-deck"> Snap has made cloud commitments to rivals AWS and Google </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Snap is spending $3 billion over five years between AWS and Google, indicating the multi-cloud approach is here to stay. </div> <p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/iaas/does-cloud-make-customer-loyalty-thing-past" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/iaas/does-cloud-make-customer-loyalty-thing-past#comments Cloud Computing IaaS Thu, 09 Feb 2017 15:49:00 +0000 60971 at http://talkincloud.com AWS Uses Scale, Services to Chip Away at Your Public Cloud Market Share http://talkincloud.com/iaas/aws-uses-scale-services-chip-away-your-public-cloud-market-share <div class="field-deck"> Smaller cloud service providers' share of the public cloud market is dwindling </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Small to medium-sized cloud providers only make up 18 percent of the overall public cloud services market, according to the latest data by Synergy Research Group.</div> <p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/iaas/aws-uses-scale-services-chip-away-your-public-cloud-market-share" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/iaas/aws-uses-scale-services-chip-away-your-public-cloud-market-share#comments Cloud Computing IaaS Mon, 06 Feb 2017 21:54:00 +0000 60851 at http://talkincloud.com Amazon’s Q4 Cloud Revenue Grew Nearly 50 Percent YoY http://talkincloud.com/iaas/amazon-s-q4-cloud-revenue-grew-nearly-50-percent-yoy <div class="node-body article-body">Amazon Web Services (AWS) reached $3.53 billion in revenue in Q4 2016, up 45.8 percent year over year.</div> <p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/iaas/amazon-s-q4-cloud-revenue-grew-nearly-50-percent-yoy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/iaas/amazon-s-q4-cloud-revenue-grew-nearly-50-percent-yoy#comments Cloud Computing IaaS Fri, 03 Feb 2017 18:10:00 +0000 60751 at http://talkincloud.com First Canadian AWS Partner Summit Highlights Cloud Opportunities North of Border http://talkincloud.com/iaas/first-canadian-aws-partner-summit-highlights-cloud-opportunities-north-border <div class="field-byline"> Jason Carolan, CTO, ViaWest </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Cloud growth is not unique to Canada as we know, but there are unique characteristics in the Canadian market you should know about.</div> <p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/iaas/first-canadian-aws-partner-summit-highlights-cloud-opportunities-north-border" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/iaas/first-canadian-aws-partner-summit-highlights-cloud-opportunities-north-border#comments Cloud Channel Partner Programs IaaS Tue, 31 Jan 2017 16:55:00 +0000 60621 at http://talkincloud.com Rawpixel/iStock/Thinkstock Microsoft, Intel, Alphabet Results Buoyed by Cloud Boom http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-and-cloud-services-stocks/microsoft-intel-alphabet-results-buoyed-cloud-boom <div class="node-body article-body">In early trading Friday, Microsoft was up 1.6 percent, Google was down 1.1 percent and Intel gained less than 1 percent.</div> <p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-and-cloud-services-stocks/microsoft-intel-alphabet-results-buoyed-cloud-boom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-and-cloud-services-stocks/microsoft-intel-alphabet-results-buoyed-cloud-boom#comments Cloud Computing Cloud Computing and Cloud Services Stocks IaaS Fri, 27 Jan 2017 14:28:00 +0000 60531 at http://talkincloud.com IaaS Provider Faction Raises $11 Million in Funding http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/iaas-provider-faction-raises-11-million-funding <div class="node-body article-body">Cloud infrastructure provider Faction has raised $11 million in new funding.</div> <p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/iaas-provider-faction-raises-11-million-funding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/iaas-provider-faction-raises-11-million-funding#comments Cloud Computing Cloud Computing Funding and Finance IaaS Wed, 25 Jan 2017 21:10:00 +0000 60471 at http://talkincloud.com Four Ways to Help Clients Save On AWS Costs http://talkincloud.com/iaas/four-ways-help-clients-save-aws-costs <div class="node-body article-body">The downside of cloud flexibility is that the bill can quickly expand faster than initially intended.</div> <p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/iaas/four-ways-help-clients-save-aws-costs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/iaas/four-ways-help-clients-save-aws-costs#comments Cloud Computing Cloud Services IaaS Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:58:00 +0000 60181 at http://talkincloud.com Amazon to Create More Than 100,000 New Jobs in U.S. in 18 Months http://talkincloud.com/iaas/amazon-create-more-100000-new-jobs-us-18-months <div class="field-deck"> Hiring spree spans fulfillment centers to cloud </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Amazon.com Inc. plans to create more than 100,000 new full-time jobs with benefits</div> <p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/iaas/amazon-create-more-100000-new-jobs-us-18-months" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/iaas/amazon-create-more-100000-new-jobs-us-18-months#comments Cloud Companies IaaS Thu, 12 Jan 2017 14:52:00 +0000 60021 at http://talkincloud.com