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ServiceMesh CMO: CSC bought us to bring cloud control to government

ServiceMesh CMO: CSC bought us to bring cloud control to government | RightScale News | Scoop.it

According to Henning, VMware should be most concerned about this acquisition. ”VMware is the company we have been most competitive with throughout our history,” he said. Rivals also include Dell‘s Enstratius and Rightscale.

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Expert Interview: Michael Crandell

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Guest Profile: Michael Crandell is the founder and CEO & Founder at RightScale. The RightScale platform enables you to manage all cloud infrastructure components with a unified management console.

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With CloudFormation, Amazon continues its foray into enterprise IT

With CloudFormation, Amazon continues its foray into enterprise IT | RightScale News | Scoop.it

Enterprises have other choices to ease the app development process. Startups, such as GoGrid Inc., RightScale Inc. and SkyTap Inc., offer various cloud application stack templates.

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Broader Use Requires New Cloud Management

Broader Use Requires New Cloud Management | RightScale News | Scoop.it

The good news is that many of these facilities, tools and capabilities are rapidly evolving, and will quickly become available in the market, thus setting the stage for acceleration in the migration of traditional workloads to the Cloud. Some providers to watch in this space include RightScale, AWS and Dimension Data, among others.

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4 Tools To Help Enable A Successful Cloud Computing Experience | CloudTweaks

4 Tools To Help Enable A Successful Cloud Computing Experience | CloudTweaks | RightScale News | Scoop.it

RightScale has many other tools beat in experience. It’s been around since 2006 and has helped launch millions of servers

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Healthcare.gov about to Get Big Fix with Help from Verizon

Healthcare.gov about to Get Big Fix with Help from Verizon | RightScale News | Scoop.it

Michael Crandell, CEO of RightScale, a company that deals in cloud computing issues, referred to the Healthcare.gov site's issues as a “success disaster,” in which a site gets too many users to easily cope.

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IaaS Performance Benchmarks Part 1: Methodology - Network Computing

IaaS Performance Benchmarks Part 1: Methodology - Network Computing | RightScale News | Scoop.it

To conduct my testing, I built a ServerTemplate in RightScale (a cloud management platform) that sets up a 64-bit CentOS 6 system with UnixBench and SysBench, runs a series of benchmarks, sends me the results in a text file, and then self-terminates.

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Complex clouds must be managed with automation

Complex clouds must be managed with automation | RightScale News | Scoop.it

"Second, you can remove yourself from having to deal with these intricate interfaces through the use of a cloud management platform (CMP), such as those offered by Rightscale, ServiceMesh, Dell, Hewlett-Packard, BMC, and Cisco Systems."

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Zend Offers Blueprint for Continuous Delivery

Zend Offers Blueprint for Continuous Delivery | RightScale News | Scoop.it
Zend Server, Zend’s platform for Continuous Delivery, will be made available as a build pack to clients using the Cloud Foundry platform as a service (PaaS). Zend Server is already available on the IBM Smart Cloud, Amazon Web Services, Red Hat OpenShift, RightScale and several other clouds. - See more at: http://www.eweek.com/developer/zend-delivers-blueprint-for-continuous-delivery-2.html#sthash.8cgRpzBx.dpuf
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PHP Leads the Way to Enterprise Agility at ZendCon 2013

PHP Leads the Way to Enterprise Agility at ZendCon 2013 | RightScale News | Scoop.it
Zend uses its PHP conference to roll out new offerings designed to empower companies to become more agile in their delivery of new applications.
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HP Dives into Software-Defined Networking with New SDK + App Store | SiliconANGLE

A couple weeks ago, cloud broker RightScale augmented its flagship service management solution to abstract network management in multi-cloud environments.

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Chicago Mercantile Exchange floats Wall Street cloud

Chicago Mercantile Exchange floats Wall Street cloud | RightScale News | Scoop.it

Right now, the closest a business can get to this is using a vendor like RightScale or Engine Yard to help them spread IT across multiple clouds, but if they're caught short it's difficult for them to quickly get rid of assets, or buy more.

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Network World Products of the Week 9.23.13

Network World Products of the Week 9.23.13 | RightScale News | Scoop.it
Our roundup of intriguing new products from companies such as Juniper and Rightscale
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A Softer View of Cloud Platforms - ESG - Enterprise Strategy Group

A Softer View of Cloud Platforms - ESG - Enterprise Strategy Group | RightScale News | Scoop.it

And even though AWS doesn’t have their own private cloud which rules out hybrid for them – there have been plenty of companies filling in the void for them including Citrix, Eucalyptus, and RightScale to name companies who make hybrid possible with Amazon’s cloud services.

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Back-to-Basics Weekend Reading - U-Net: A User-Level Network Interface - All Things Distributed

Back-to-Basics Weekend Reading - U-Net: A User-Level Network Interface - All Things Distributed | RightScale News | Scoop.it

Many of you know Thorsten von Eicken as the founder of Rightscale, the company that has helped numerous organizations find their way onto AWS. In what seems almost a previous life by now Thorsten was one of the top young professors in Distributed Systems and I had the great pleasure of working with him at Cornell in the early 90's.

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HHS brings in Verizon to help HealthCare.gov

HHS brings in Verizon to help HealthCare.gov | RightScale News | Scoop.it

Michael Crandell, CEO of RightScale, which helps larger organizations on cloud computing projects, said the site's problems may taint perceptions about the law and its performance. "This kind of problem has been around since the earliest days of the Internet," Crandell said.

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Equinix Data Center Customers May Access AWS in Six Key Global Markets through Expanded Partnership

Equinix Data Center Customers May Access AWS in Six Key Global Markets through Expanded Partnership | RightScale News | Scoop.it

Equinix also partners with Desktone to offer desktop-as-a-service (DaaS), NetApp for storage solutions, RightScale for hybrid cloud management and Tier 3 (News - Alert) for virtual private clouds.

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Three reasons you'll want to employ open source cloud software

Three reasons you'll want to employ open source cloud software | RightScale News | Scoop.it

The OpenStack ecosystem features plenty of options for enterprises from third-party cloud providers, including Rackspace, HP and Dell. These companies can provide scalability with OpenStack that can rival AWS when coupled with a cloud broker such as RightScale.

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Streamlining key IaaS operations with SaaS cloud management

Streamlining key IaaS operations with SaaS cloud management | RightScale News | Scoop.it

Operations management services, such as RightScale and Dell Multi-Cloud Manager (formerly Enstratius), help consolidate management of multiple clouds and accounts while providing tools to streamline deployment of applications to a cloud.

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What’s in Store for the Future of SDN? |#ONUGFall2013 | SiliconANGLE

What’s in Store for the Future of SDN? |#ONUGFall2013 | SiliconANGLE | RightScale News | Scoop.it
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"RightScale Network Manager introduces new features to its cloud management platform such as access controls, change log, and a set of standardized configurations that aim to make it easier for enterprises to migrate applications between different clouds."

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ComputerSupport.com Offers AWS for Cloud Services, Management Portfolio

ComputerSupport.com Offers AWS for Cloud Services, Management Portfolio | RightScale News | Scoop.it

A new MarketandMarkets report on the hybrid cloud market puts AWS as one of the top players in the space, along with Dell, HP, Equinix (News - Alert), VMware and Rightscale.

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PHP 2013: The 'must attend' PHP event

PHP 2013: The 'must attend' PHP event | RightScale News | Scoop.it

Meet industry leaders such as IBM, VMware, Google, Microsoft, RightScale, and many others.

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Five apps for managing Amazon EC2 Systems - TechRepublic

Five apps for managing Amazon EC2 Systems - TechRepublic | RightScale News | Scoop.it

RightScale is a universal cloud management environment. It is capable of managing servers and farms in all of the major players in the cloud marketplace, not the least of which is Amazon AWS.

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Don't Be Spooked: Enterprises Should Not Be Scared of the Cloud

Don't Be Spooked: Enterprises Should Not Be Scared of the Cloud | RightScale News | Scoop.it

About three-quarters of enterprises use multiple suppliers and models, according to RightScale. “Avoiding cloud lock-in is an important goal for many companies,” RightScale’s Kim Weins said. “Companies are using multi-cloud management platforms to work with different cloud APIs and different cloud behaviors. This gives them a choice of cloud and portability of their applications over time.”

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