Profile of Charles BabcockEditor at Large, Cloud
Member Since: 11/15/2013
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Charles Babcock is an editor-at-large for InformationWeek and author of Management Strategies for the Cloud Revolution, a McGraw-Hill book. He is the former editor-in-chief of Digital News, former software editor of Computerworld and former technology editor of Interactive Week. He is a graduate of Syracuse University where he obtained a bachelor's degree in journalism. He joined the publication in 2003.
Articles by Charles Babcock
posted in November 2014
Docker advises users to upgrade their container formatting system immediately to patch security hole in non-current versions.
Facebook's Altoona, Iowa, data center includes Open Compute Project data center network fabric.
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Amazon Web Services expands its menu, while dropping references to its leading price-cutter status.
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Nonprofit agency finds cloud-based backup and disaster recovery system is best and most cost-effective way to protect critical data.
Rackspace offers Microsoft's Cloud OS platform from within its data centers, gives Hyper-V users cloud services backed by technical support.
Automated Tasks enables IT to define a cloud management task, set policies around it, and implement the task programmatically.
VMware will launch vCloud Air in Melbourne, Australia, and take the beta label off its Japan service.
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