Google's 'Global Network Footprint' Vision For Cloud Still Doesn't Include Australia

Google today announced that its global loud balancing services for applications running on Google Cloud Platform have been expanded to 12 additional locations. Australia, however, is still nowhere on the list.


Cloud Patches: AWS Machine Learning, Azure DocumentDB

The latest updates and additions for Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform.


vCloud Air Australia Pitches Into The Hybrid Cloud Wars

Some five months after announcing its plans for an Australian-hosted version of its vCloud Air (vCA) platform, VMware has officially launched the cloud service down under. Will the large base of existing vSphere installations be enough to make it a contender for hybrid cloud installations?


Cloud Patches: AWS Code Deploy On Premises, Google Cloud Console For Android

The latest updates and additions for Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform.


Cloud Patches: Azure App Service, Google Cloud Launcher

The latest updates and additions for Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform.


Reminder: Monthly Cloud Bills Are A Distraction From The Overall Cost

The next time someone suggests that moving to a cloud-based solution will be a great idea because you’ll shift from spending a lot of money up-front to paying for a service month by month, politely remind them that this is often not the case.


Cloud Patches: Encoding To A-Go-Go

The latest updates and additions for Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform.


Office 365 To Support Azure ExpressRoute Delivery

One problem with deploying Office 365 in security-conscious corporate environments is that you have to rely on unsecured public connections to the Web-based aspects of the platform. Microsoft has announced plans to allow businesses to use its ExpressRoute service to create a private managed connection to Office 365.


Cloud Patches: Azure Enterprise Agreements, CloudTrail Automation

The latest updates and additions for Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform.


Dropbox's Android App Now Has A PDF Viewer And Built-In Search

Android: It’s not exactly difficult to view PDFs in Android — you can use Google Drive, Google’s new standalone viewer, or countless other apps. But if you’re a Dropbox user and regularly work with PDF files, the addition of a native PDF viewer in the latest version could be helpful.