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Head in the Clouds: Embracing the Digital Landscape

The ‘cloud enabled’ world that we work and play in has simplified and streamlined many routine processes. When it comes to business in particular, an optimized digital environment can stimulate growth, which can elevate how your organization accomplishes tasks. Our products are designed to work within the cloud, but if your business isn’t already taking…

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Quantifying the Value of a Cloud Market

Joe Weinman, SVP at Telx and author of Cloudonomics, recently wrote a great article about a unique way to quantify the value of the cloud market using order statistics. The post highlights the importance of normalizing pricing across cloud providers, exactly what 6fusion is doing with the WAC: “For a cloud computing market intended to…

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Cloud futures – getting to know the market

Cloud futures: getting to know the market OPINIONMAXWELL COOTER OCT 3, 2013 Cloud is set to be traded as a commodity,so what does the CIO need to know? The world of cloud seems a long way from the world of high finance. Sure, there have been some institutions who have turned to cloud for some of their IT…

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Compute Derivatives: The Next Big Thing In Commodities?

Reuven Cohen, Contributor 10/02/2013 @ 10:48AM Compute Derivatives: The Next Big Thing In Commodities? Imagine being able to build a data center with a guarantee that a portion of your future capacity will be bought at a certain price for an extended period of time before you even built the data center. A new group…

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CME Group, 6fusion to explore IaaS exchange

CME Group, 6fusion to explore infrastructure as a service exchange October 1, 2013 Written by Jonathan Brandon http://www.businesscloudnews.com/2013/10/01/cme-group-6fusion-to-explore-trading-iaas-resources-as-commodities/ CME Group and 6fusion are collaborating on an commodities exchange for IaaS resources CME Group, one of Europe’s largest derivatives exchanges has signed a non-binding letter of intent (LOI) with 6fusion, a company specialising the in the economic measurement…

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451 Research Report: 6fusion Maps Out Plans for Cloud Derivatives Market

In case you missed it back in June 2013, 451 Research published a report on 6fusion’s plans for a cloud derivatives market. We now have the ability to share the report for those that want to see it, so here is the a quick summary that they call the 451 Take: “6fusion is moving in…

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Cloud Exchange Video

Just in case you missed it, Brian Gracely put together a great video overview of New Cloud Computing Marketplaces that aligns very well with 6fusion’s view of the cloud computing world and the move toward a true marketplace and cloud exchange. The concept of a cloud exchange or cloud marketplace has been around for many years,…

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