Headlines for Cloud Computing
Rackspace Invests in CrowdStrike Series C Funding Round
Managed Cloud Company Invests in SaaS-based Next-Generation Endpoint Protection as Security Practice Expands
i-Virtualize Strengthens Its Cloud Offerings in North America with VersaStack Solution by Cisco and IBM
Customers in Financial Services, Retail, Automotive, Legal and Mining Industries Can Use VersaStack to help Streamline IT Operations
Microsoft Survey Shows 72% View Cloud Usage Tracking and Cost Management as Essential to Managing Their Business

Destiny Media Announces Summer Clipstream Release Featuring Video Encoding in the Cloud from Any Computer or Device
Destiny Media Technologies announced that it has moved the encoding process for it's cross platform streaming video solution from the Windows desktop to the cloud. 
Canadian Cloud Computing leader, AURO, Works with Non-Profits and Charities, Demonstrating Technology as a Solution for Social Good at Code It Forward
AURO, the leader in Canadian Cloud Computing, will be the title sponsor at an upcoming hackathon "Code It Forward" for social good software, demonstrating how technology can be the key to finding much needed automation solutions for local non-profits and charities     
Symantec Announces Extensive New Cloud Offering
Symantec DLP 14 Provides CIOs with More Visibility and Control over Company Data Strengthened Partnership with Box Further Protects Information in the Cloud
CenturyLink launches big data, cloud and security forums for IT executives
Multi-city forums designed to help enterprises meet IT demands of global marketplace
e-SignLive Expands into New Markets with IBM Cloud

IBM and Box Forge Global Partnership to Transform Work in the Cloud
IBM and Box announced a global partnership that will combine the best-in-class technologies and resources of both companies to transform work in the cloud.
Adobe Stock Launches Worldwide
Integration into Creative Cloud Gives Adobe the Edge in $3 Billion Global Stock Image Market
E2open Signs Definitive Agreement To Be Acquired By Insight Venture Partners
E2open, Inc., the leading provider of cloud-based solutions for collaborative planning and execution across global trading networks, announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement whereby Insight Venture Partners ("Insight"), a leading global private equity and venture capital firm, will acquire E2open in a transaction valued at approximately $273 million.
Partners Rapidly Pivot to the Cloud with Oracle
Oracle welcomed partners from around the globe to its annual Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) kickoff.
IBM Brings One of the World Largest Networks of More Than a Billion Law Enforcement Shareable Documents to the Cloud
IBM i2 COPLINK on Cloud Allows All Police Departments, Regardless of Size, Access to Advanced Crime Analytics Capabilities
Sophos Adds Email Security To Its Cloud Security Portfolio
Acquisition of Reflexion Networks delivers effective and easy-to-use email security via the cloud
New OpenPOWER Cloud Boosts Ecosystem for Innovation and Development
"SuperVessel" is a free-to-use R&D cloud service to accelerate application development on OpenPOWER with OpenStack
IBM Acquires Blue Box to Accelerate Open Hybrid Clouds
IBM announced it has acquired Blue Box Group. Inc. a managed private cloud provider built on OpenStack.  
EMC Buys Cloud Software Firm Virtustream for $1.2 Billion
By acquiring the relatively young but fast-growing cloud software and services company Virtustream, EMC says it is adding a "transformational element" to its cloud-focused customer strategy.
Independent Survey Shows IBM Most Popular Hosted Private Cloud Provider
 IBM hosted private cloud solutions are preferred twice as much as competitive offerings.
AURO Canadian Cloud Computing Platform Built on OpenStack Utilizes Midokura Networking Infrastructure
Canadian Cloud computing provider AURO integrates MidoNet into their infrastructure as an overlay SDN solution, achieving true High-Availability and successful Multi-zone, Multi-region cloud computing in Canada.
Plex Media Server now available on WD My Cloud NAS Series