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Five Evolutions of Cloud Computing

Cloud Computing is essentially the automation of IT service provisioning through software which replace human tasks. It is currently evolving in multiple directions. Free Software and Open Hardware will eventually lead to massive price cuts compared to current price levels in USA or Asia. Edge Computing will reduce the need of data centres whenever network latency or availability become critical. Service Workers will eliminate the need of servers, both at the edge or at the data centre, in 90% cases. Big Servers will eventually replace smaller servers as the standard fabric the data centre.
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re6stnet: ipv6 used in cloud in production since 2012

This blog post is about re6stnet, our open source network which solves the address space shortage problem by providing IPv6 on top of existing IPv4. Re6stnet is in production at Nexedi since 2012.
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SUPINFO International University and TU Dresden have launched today the first Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) to teach ERPs based on open source ERP5

SUPINFO International University and TU Dresden have launched today the first Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) to teach ERPs based on open source ERP5. About 1500 students located in 12 countries will be participating to the MOOC in addition to dozens of anonymous students from other institutions. The MOOC is based on ERP5, an open source ERP created by Nexedi and deployed by multinational companies and by governments on 4 continents and on the One Student One ERP (OSOE) education program.
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Government Selects SlapOS Decentralized Cloud to Serve 30.000 users

SlapOS, the open source decentralized Cloud platform, was selected by government in Africa to power its data center and provide access to 10 mission critical applications to 30,000 users. It is the first commercial success of SlapOS on the sovereign Cloud market, only 3 months after its commercial introduction on June 18th, 2012.
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ViFiB Announces first Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) for SaaS

ViFiB, a global expert of Cloud Computing Disaster Recovery, announces the first commercial service to enhance the resilience of Software as a Service (SaaS). ViFiB innovative service protects businesses against the growing risks of losing their critical data stored on the Cloud, especially in cases of "force majeure" events. ViFiB can guarantee business continuity in case of long downtime which may occur in Software as a Service (SaaS), such as customer relationship management (CRM), messaging, document management or e-commerce.
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Nexedi announces Low Cost, Resilient and Eco-Friendly Cloud Computing for Sovereign Applications based on SlapOS

Nexedi, creator of ERP5 open source ERP and inventor of decentralized Cloud Computing, will introduce at the Solutions Linux exhibition in Paris, low cost and eco-friendly Cloud Computing for Government applications. The service based on SlapOS technology provides 90% cost savings compared to legacy virtualization technology. It leads to 75% energy savings compared to traditional server infrastructure. It supports resiliency to force majeure events such as terrorism, natural disaster, war or strikes.
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Nexedi announces "SlapOS Billing": open source billing platform for Cloud Computing

Nexedi, creator of ERP5 open source ERP and inventor of decentralized Cloud Computing, will introduce at Solutions Linux exhibition in Paris "SlapOS Billing", an open source billing platform for Cloud Computing.
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UNG Docs 1.0 Open Source Web Office Suite Released, Unhosted Roadmap Ahead

UNG Docs 1.0 Open Source Web Office Suite has been released during CONSEGI 2011 in Brasilia and at the same time during Solutions Linux exhibition in Paris. UNG Docs was successfully implemented at Instituto Federal Fluminense in Brazil on a SlapOS distributed Cloud to provide productivity application to students and researchers. UNG Docs is part of the "UNG is Not G....." for a Free Cloud.
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Open Source TioLive Innovates with Distributed Cloud Computing Model... ahead of Proprietary PaaS Leaders

PR to announce the creation the TioLive Grid
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One Student One ERP: Reinventing Management Science and Education with Open Source ERP5

OSOE Launch press release
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