What's happening at Standing Cloud's cloud, application and solution provider partners.
Congrats to this open-source digital advertising platform for closing a $20 million in series D financing from SAP, AOL and others. Funds will be used for expansion in Asia and strategic acquisitions.
The MIT Press plans to build a new site in Drupal, using the services of EVN Solutions. In particular, the new site will deploy the MarkLogic Server Module for Drupal and MarkLogic Search and Results Module for Drupal.
Cloud Provider Partners
Look for one of our newest cloud provider partners at Cloud Expo next week in New York. CEO Treb Ryan will be speaking on the migration of apps to the cloud and staff and demos will be set up at booth #241.
Amazon Web Services
In a move that perhaps says more about Larry Ellison than anything else, Amazon announced a partnership with Oracle to add a relational database service. Customers who bring their own license can run their Oracle RDS on AWS for $.11/hour.
In a guest post on MyHostNews, Atlantic.Net executives write about how the cloud can help with privacy, security and compliance: "Most of the businesses choose private cloud because it offers maximum benefits with minimum investment. Safeguarding personal information is most critical especially when your data is located on virtual machines. As private cloud is hosted upon private network it offers 100% uptime. You can do more with less for your unique business requirements as customization is available in private clouds."