Cloud Computing

GoCloud Hosted Desktop News Roundup #17

Amazon unveil Redshift, 28% of cloud providers have disaster recovery, big data and cloud Amazon unveiled their new RedShift data warehouse service this week at a keynote presentation as a push to provide enterprises with an option for overcoming data … Continue reading

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Cloud Computing

GoCloud Hosted Desktop News Roundup #16

Cisco acquire Meraki, Rackspace announces plans for startup programme, CloudNOW announce annual predictions Cisco announced this week that they are intending to acquire leading San Francisco-based cloud provider, Meraki, who currently offer “midmarket customers easy-to-deploy on-premise networking solutions that can … Continue reading

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Cloud Computing

Thin Clients and Cloud: the pros and cons

Before we go any further, let’s look at a quick explanation of what a thin client, sometimes known as a lean client, actually is. In basic terms, a thin client replaces a bulky PC workstation and rather than keep all … Continue reading

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Cloud Computing

GoCloud Hosted Desktop News Roundup #15

Symantec & VMware collaborate on cloud, Google takes on Apple, SMBs storm cloud market, Gartner predicts scant IT spending 2013 Security experts Symantec and VMware have joined forces to provide new solutions offering better levels of protection for cloud computing … Continue reading

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Virtual Hosted Desktop

The Hosted Desktop running on an iPad Mini

As you know, if you’ve been reading our previous blogs on the iPad mini, the team at GoCloud received their shiny new devices last week and have been playing around with them ever since. Whilst some may think that a … Continue reading

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