Cloud and Data Centers


Top enterprise technology stories for the week ending September 23, 2016.

Verizon Cloud

We spoke with Pankaj Taneja, Marketing Director from HyperOffice, a provider of cloud-based collaboration and communications solutions, to discuss the challenges in business communication posed by varied workgroups and tools.

Internet of Things

Our top stories this week reflect the dynamic nature of IT.


Champion Realty, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate that provides a broad range of real estate services to Maryland consumers, enhances productivity, communications and collaboration for its workforce with Verizon Enterprise Solution’s Virtual Communications Express service.

Tech and sustainability

We examine a report by the Global e-Sustainability Initiative and Accenture Strategy that calls for countries to accelerate the uptake of tech.

Hurricane Preparedness Week 2016

Hurricanes, tornadoes, floods, earthquakes and wildfires are a very real reminder of how the unexpected can significantly impact an organization. Verizon offers businesses and government agencies 10 tips to help with storm preparation.


Verizon completed the industry’s largest known Network Function Virtualization OpenStack cloud deployment across five of its U.S. data centers with further global deployments planned to meet the company’s complex network requirements and transform its own architecture.


Verizon Enterprise Solutions has teamed up with Actifio to launch a new cloud backup service.


Verizon Enterprise Solutions and Actifio have joined forces to launch a new cloud backup service which will enable enterprise customers to embrace hybrid cloud, accelerate application development and improve business resiliency.


eLoyalty and Verizon entered into a global agreement where eLoyalty’s Contact Center as a Service platform will integrate into Verizon’s new Unified Customer Experience solution to deliver a single, cloud-based contact center offering for enterprise clients that’s easy to use.