IBM Has Open Sourced Its Edge Device Platform and Wishes AWS and Microsoft Got On Board - IBM's Open Horizon is meant to make it easier to manage thousands of IoT devices as edge computing nodes.
Cloudflare Wants to Eat AWS’s Serverless Lunch - Its CEO says the new serverless platform is cheaper and faster than Amazon’s, Microsoft’s, and Google’s.
How a Small Town Outside Nashville Lured a Hyperscale Data Center - Gallatin officials expect the future facility, likely by Facebook, to have a transformative effect on the local economy.
Why Google Cloud Turned to AMD to Solve for Runtime Encryption - AMD’s latest server chips enabled better scalability, less lag, and more memory than Intel SGX, the cloud provider said.
What Next-Generation Hybrid Cloud Means for Colocation Data Centers - Unlike their previous-gen versions, new hybrid-cloud frameworks are easier to deploy and do away with the 'cloud-vs-colo' dichotomy.
Kubernetes Co-Creator: CNF for Telcos May Need a Different Orchestrator - VMware’s Craig MucLuckie says cloud-native telco infrastructure will benefit from Kubernetes principles, but will need a lot of customization.
VMware Hands Control of Kubernetes Ingress Project Contour Over to CNCF - Joe Beda, one of its creators, said one reason for the move was reassuring non-VMware developers that Contour's development wouldn't be steered by a single company.
How Google Cloud Plans to Win Enterprises from AWS and Azure - GCP has been beefing up its enterprise strategy, and there are signs that the efforts are paying off.
What Containers and Kubernetes Mean for Colocation Data Centers - At first glance, it may seem that there's little impact, but containers make applications more portable, making infrastructure less "sticky."
Colony Leads $1.2B Equity Investment in Vantage Data Centers - Its new CEO Marc Ganzi at the helm, the REIT opens a new chapter with a data center deal.