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M&A Action: Akamai acquires FastSoft

In this week’s M&AS news, Akamai (AKAM) has acquired content acceleration software provider FastSoft, CA Technologies (CA) acquires Paragon Global Technology, and AMD invests in cloud-based gaming provider CiiNOW. Read More

ProfitBricks Sees Performance as Cloud Opportunity


Achim Weiss and Andreas Gauger helped build Germany’s 1&1 Internet into a web hosting juggernaut. With their new company, ProfitBricks, the duo hope to disrupt the cloud computing market with a high-performance infrastructure as a service (IaaS) offering. Read More

Vendors Outline API Standard for PaaS Clouds

In cloud computing news, a group of IT companies lef by Oracle, Rackspace and Red Hat are set to submit a management specification for platform as a service (PaaS), and Quantum challenges Amazon Glacier with its new Q-Cloud. Read More

Hibernia Expands Direct Connect for Amazon


As Amazon Web Services continues to extend its Direct Connect service, Amazon is now looking beyond specific data centers and providers, and offering private hookups through Hibernia Atlantic, a fiber provider with a network that spans dozens of major data centers. Read More

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