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2010-06-09 04:28:00

DALLAS, June 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Cloud computing is one of the latest buzz in the business and computer industry. The evolution and advancement in cloud computing is one of the major developments in the computing area. Cloud computing has helped businesses to virtually use computer infrastructure, services and platforms as per their requirements with reduced cost. Browse complete report at http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/cloud-computing-234.html INTRODUCTION...

2010-05-21 06:17:00

CHESSINGTON, England, May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- A new White Paper, entitled 'Moving from On-Premise to the Cloud - the importance of partnership' by hosted managed services provider the Cloud Computing Centre www.cloudcomputingcentre.co.uk explains the key issues facing organisations - from infrastructure to business model - and explains the pitfalls & opportunities, as well as highlighting the critical factors of a strong cloud computing partnership. The White Paper...

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2010-05-07 07:25:00

Swiss researchers have come up with a way to significantly reduce the carbon footprint caused by heat generated from supercomputers. On Thursday, researchers from the Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich unveiled a new water-cooling system, called Aquasar, which will potentially cut down on excess power consumption that accounts for nearly half the energy a data center uses in powering air cooling systems necessary to prevent overheating. "With Aquasar, we are achieving an important...

2010-04-08 07:01:00

ARMONK, N.Y., April 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced today that Woodward Control Solutions will access a high performance cloud environment from Nimbis Services and IBM to simulate and design aircraft components. With cloud-based simulation, Woodward will avoid building physical prototypes of its products and so deliver them to market 80 percent faster while generating half the waste from materials. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090416/IBMLOGO ) U.S....

2010-03-25 08:00:00

ISLANDIA, N.Y., March 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AppLogic to Extend CA's Portfolio for Cloud Configuration and Deployment Company Expands CA World Program on Cloud Computing CA, Inc. (Nasdaq: CA) today announced the completion of its acquisition of cloud-computing pioneer 3Tera®, Inc., whose AppLogic® offers an innovative solution for building cloud services and deploying complex enterprise-class applications to public and private clouds. Terms...

2010-02-19 06:46:00

LONDON, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Decisions, the independent database software provider, has chosen the Cloud Computing Centre http://www.cloudcomputingcentre.co.uk to host and manage all of its Software as a Service business for its contact manager(TM) CRM solution to guarantee business continuity to its customers. Decisions chose the Cloud Computing Centre because of its capacity to provide a fully hosted service. As Chris Christodoulou, Technical Director at Decisions explains, "The...

2010-02-04 07:30:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Feb. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The increasing need for monitoring agricultural and environmental parameters to protect all forms of life from exposure to hazardous chemicals has driven the adoption of advanced sensing systems. The exploding population has made it necessary to ramp up agricultural yield, and in this regard, tracking of soil and crop/plant characteristics has become vital. Fertilizer management is important to prevent fertilizer run-offs. To meet the demands of...

2010-02-04 07:00:00

ARMONK, N.Y., Feb. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The U.S. Air Force has awarded IBM (NYSE: IBM) a contract to design and demonstrate a secure cloud computing infrastructure capable of supporting defense and intelligence networks. The ten-month project will introduce advanced cyber security and analytics technologies developed by IBM Research into the cloud architecture. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090416/IBMLOGO ) The project will push the technology boundaries of...

2010-01-14 13:22:20

A new intelligent system has been developed to help identify terrorists carrying explosives. Sensitive electronic noses capture the smell of the explosives; the system processes the acquired data, correlates it with individuals' movements "¦ and ultimately tracks down the suspects. Literally hundreds of people are hurrying through the long airport corridor between Terminals A and B. Among them are two terrorists, who've hidden themselves in the crowd. They're carrying small containers...

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2009-12-11 09:42:41

In order to collect more data on global warming, German scientists unveiled the world's largest weather supercomputer on Thursday. The supercomputer, dubbed "Blizzard", weighs 35 tons, uses 50 kilometers of cables, and is capable of 158 Teraflops, or 158 trillion calculations, per second. Scientists believes "Blizzard" cannot only track reactions in the atmosphere and oceans, it should be able to work out the influence of ice and plants on greenhouse gases and climate change. The German...


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