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SaaS
Varonis strengthens security capabilities for AWS and S3
Varonis has strengthened and expanded its cloud and security capabilities, with a critical aim of improving safety and boosting data visibility in Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3).
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Public Cloud
IaaS public cloud services market tips $91 billion in 2021
Amazon retained the number one position in the IaaS market in 2021, followed by Microsoft, Alibaba, Google and Huawei.
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IaaS / Serverless Infrastructure
Alibaba Cloud launches cloud computer for enterprise in Singapore
Alibaba Cloud has launched its cloud computer in Singapore, with the inclusion of both the pocket-sized Wuying cloud computer and Elastic Desktop Service (EDS).
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PaaS
Gartner recognises Alibaba Cloud for IaaS and PaaS abilities
Alibaba Cloud has been recognised by Gartner among global cloud service providers for its critical cloud abilities in compute, storage, network and security.
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SaaS
Tencent Cloud arms enterprises with tools to explore China market
“The solutions aim to provide protection for niche cloud deployments, including those used for gaming, eCommerce, live broadcast operations and finance," the company states.
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IaaS / Serverless Infrastructure
Four ways an infrastructure-as-a-service approach accelerates business speed
Over the last 18 months, technology has enabled businesses to adapt to rapidly changing market conditions, innovate and grow. 
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Gartner Magic Quadrant
Alibaba Cloud named a Visionary in Gartner Magic Quadrant
Alibaba Cloud was named a Visionary in 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure and Platform Services. 
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Cloud Services
IDC forecasts the foundational cloud service market to grow revenue at 28.8% CAGR
IDC estimates annual recurring revenue from foundational cloud services will increase from under $100 billion in 2020 to over $300 billion in 2025.
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Cloud
IDC forecasts cloud spending to reach $1.3 trillion by 2025
International Data Corporation has forecast global "whole cloud" spending to reach $1.3 trillion by 2025.
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Bitglass
Why IaaS security should be a priority
Why are CIOs and IT organisations prioritising investment in cloud infrastructure? The answer is simple, writes Bitglass senior marketing director Jonathan Andresen.
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IDC
Global revenue of $400 billion by 2025 forecast for IaaS and PaaS markets - IDC report
IDC has published a report forecasting the IaaS and PaaS markets will have combined revenues of $400 billion by 2025.
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Amazon Web Services / AWS
Despite 100% of companies experiencing security incidents, 64% still deploy AWS services weekly
Vectra AI finds that even though 100% of companies have experienced a security incident, they continue to expand, with 64% deploying new AWS services weekly.
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Cloud
SaaS and IaaS environments fragmented as cloud privileges are misconfigured
"Unless you’re keeping a close watch on identities, behaviour, and privileges across each and every SaaS and IaaS you rely on, you’re a sitting duck."
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Infrastructure-as-a-service
Global IaaS market hit $64.3 billion in 2020
The 40.7% boost in the Infrastructure as a Service market was accompanied by another positive statistic: almost 90% of all IaaS providers exhibited growth.
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IaaS / Serverless Infrastructure
Alibaba Group ranks third in global IaaS market, first in APAC
"We believe the report is also a recognition of our increased efforts in the education sector to help schools continue their lessons during the coronavirus outbreak via leveraging our digital-learning solutions.”
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IaaS / Serverless Infrastructure
Tech Data to launch IaaS platform with Dell, Macquarie
Cloud by Tech Data provides a variety of capabilities, including disaster recovery, data backup, data centre expansion and scale-out storage.
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IaaS / Serverless Infrastructure
blueAPACHE extends HPE strategic partnership with IaaS platform offering
"HPE technology has underpinned our emPOWER Cloud since launching in 2010, and I am very excited about the capabilities that our renewed partnership will bring moving forward.”
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IaaS / Serverless Infrastructure
IaaS revenue to reach $39 billion across APAC
Increased government spending to modernise the existing IT infrastructure and  agrowing shift towards server virtualisation are the major factors likely to boost the growth of the IaaS market in the region.
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Cybersecurity
Thales: A/NZ cybersecurity approach more talk than action
“While some organisations are talking a good story … predicted spending shows that most have the wrong focus.”
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Microsoft
Amazon continues to dominate global IaaS market - report
The top 5 IaaS providers accounted for 80% of the total worldwide market in 2019, according to a new report from Gartner.
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Business Continuity
vBridge latest Kiwi company to gain high ISO certification
The company chose to adopt ISO 27001 as their ISMS as it is globally recognised, requires ongoing auditing and review by 3rd party accredited providers.
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Servers
Leaseweb adds AMD hardware to global data center servers
According to Leaseweb, the servers will enable the company to meet market demand for hybrid cloud infrastructure requirements.
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IaaS / Serverless Infrastructure
New solution promises cloud deployment in two hours
Australian IT services company Linktech Australia says its Kloudily IaaS and virtual desktops solution will get employees into remote work in a hurry.
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IaaS / Serverless Infrastructure
How to achieve secure, flexible and scalable IaaS - Bitglass
While using IaaS brings many advantages, it also raises unique data leakage concerns that must be addressed in order to maintain robust cybersecurity.