Byline: Four Things To Look For When Choosing A Financial Services Cloud Security Provider

From large banks to insurance companies, financial services organizations are leveraging the cloud to stay ahead of the competition and deliver the best customer experiences that they can. Bloomberg reports that 25 of the world’s 38 largest financial institutions and insurance companies have signed up with Microsoft’s cloud business and Continue Reading

Introducing Windows Server Premium Assurance

This post was authored by Mark Jewett, Senior Director of Cloud Platform. Today we announced Windows Server Premium Assurance, a new offering which extends the support period for existing Windows Server products. You can read more about the new offering on our Hybrid Cloud blog. We also wanted to call Continue Reading

50% Off Cloud Servers Plesk Today Only!

It’s Cyber Monday! We’re making our Cloud Servers Plesk 50% off just for TODAY! The Plesk comes with loads of features that will boost your productivity AND help you save on costs – especially if you are using WordPress.  Simply email ‘Cyber50’ to and we’ll help you to get onboard Continue Reading

Scaling the Cloud: OpenStack and Security

OpenStack is the open-source cloud management platform software that can be used to build a low-cost private cloud for development, and cloud infrastructure as a service (IaaS) offering. Enterprises are also turning to OpenStack for data center and cloud deployment alternatives. Fortinet’s Cynthia Hsieh offers some perspective about OpenStack and Continue Reading

The Killer App For Cloud: Accelerating the Deployment of NFV Solutions

“The cloud,” a word that used to cause network folks to roll their eyes, is now a reality. Public cloud architectures are quickly becoming the backbone, no pun intended, of the corporate IT infrastructure. There are some compelling reasons for this. The first that comes to most people’s minds is Continue Reading

Enabling Windows Server 2016 and Hyper-V virtualization based security features on other platforms

This post was authored by Mike Schutz, General Manager, Cloud Platform. Security is a top-of-mind topic for every organization. This is why Microsoft is investing deeply to provide advanced security across our technology portfolio. With the launch of Windows Server 2016 this week, we introduced new advanced multi-layer security capabilities Continue Reading

ReadySpace Cloud Servers – Expand Your Horizon

Hey Cloud users! We’d like to let you know that ReadySpace now provides a range of Cloud Servers that can meet your ever-changing Cloud needs.  Need something basic that runs on Ubuntu or CentOS? How about something that has the latest Plesk or cPanel control panels so you can manage Continue Reading