The Future of Cloud Computing

Last month, our CTO, Robert Jenkins, spoke at Cordis’ Research in Future Cloud Computing event in Brussels, Belgium. During the event, Robert presented to a diverse audience on three key areas of research that have the potential to have a major impact on the future of the cloud – operating systems, ecosystems and scalable storage. Be sure to let us …

CloudSigma Powers Le Camping Startup Skimm!

CloudSigma’s Open IaaS Platform Suits Flexibility and Customizability Needs of Startup Companies Palo Alto, Calif – June 12, 2012: CloudSigma, the only international, customer-centric, pure-cloud infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) provider, today announced that it has partnered with Le Camping, a Parisian startup accelerator powered by Silicon Sentier, and its startup participant Skimm!, a mobile payment system provider. Chosen for its unprecedented flexible …

Startups flourishing through our new offer

Technology startup companies just starting out have a lot of options in terms of IT environments. Do they invest in a proprietary, physical environment, which may very likely become outdated within a matter of one year? Do they look to implement a hybrid approach with some virtual servers hosted on top of their otherwise physical infrastructure? Or, do they move …

SSDs gaining traction in the cloud

GigaOM published an interesting article on Azure embracing SSD storage. It is great to see some movement and product development happening in the IaaS space as ever particularly when it comes to addressing one of the key pain points for many customers in the cloud, namely cloud storage. We have long advocated the need for innovation in cloud storage which …