Megaport Offers Interconnection Services to Google Cloud Platform as a Google Cloud Platform Authorized Technology Partner

BRISBANE, Australia, Jan. 19, 2015 (Antara/PRNewswire) — Megaport, a leading software-based communications provider, announced today that it has become a Google Cloud Platform Authorized Technology Partner to offer interconnection services to Google Cloud Platform. With GCI enabled, Megaport users and affiliates will be able to reach the Google Cloud Platform via Enterprise-grade connections to Google’s network edge, from wherever their data or their consumers reside.

http://www.antaranews.com/en/news/97418/megaport-offers-interconnection-services-to-google-cloud-platform-as-a-google-cloud-platform-authorized-technology-partner

India’s Internet governance model to balance public, private interests

NEW DELHI: India’s Internet governance model will be consistent with the role private firms play in widening Internet’s reach and the pre-eminent role of government in public welfare, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said today. In recent times, issues related to privacy, content regulation and barrier to access Internet or Internet based services have been in the spotlight.

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/tech/internet/indias-internet-governance-model-to-balance-public-private-interests/articleshow/45913800.cms

Virtustream Named a Leader in Hosted Private Cloud Report by Independent Research Firm

Virtustream, the enterprise-class cloud software and services provider, today announced that The Forrester Wave™: Hosted Private Cloud Solutions, Q4 2014, has recognized Virtustream as a Leader in its evaluation of the market. The report details Forrester Research Inc.’s findings on how well each of 16 vendors fulfills enterprise customer requirements to help infrastructure and operations (I&O) pros select the right partner for their hosted private cloud solution.

http://www.sys-con.com/node/3233168

KVH Brings New Private Cloud To Market In Japan

Tokyo-based service provider KVH has launched a new cloud-based network virtualization service called Private Cloud Type-S – a new private cloud service. Type-S makes use of Midokura’s MidoNet network virtualization software, which is based on OpenStack and supports software-defined networking (SDN) and network functions virtualization (NFV) to provide open and flexible next-generation cloud environments.

http://www.datacenterdynamics.com/focus/archive/2014/08/kvh-brings-new-private-cloud-market-japan

Dimension Data Announces Private Network Connection Services

Wellington, 24 March 2014 Dimension Data, the USD5.8 billion global ICT solutions and services provider, today announced the availability of Cloud Private Network Connection (CPNC) as an add-on service for its enterprise-class Public, Private and Managed Hosting cloud offerings. CPNC services allow clients to establish a dedicated network connection between their own network and Dimension Data’s Managed Cloud Platform (MCP) locations to provide better performance, greater control and security over their data in the cloud.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/BU1403/S00729/dimension-data-announces-private-network-connection-services.htm