Welcome to Page 2 and items 10 to 1. Here’s the exciting conclusion you’ve been waiting for.
10. SolarWinds Alerting Partnership: SolarWinds has inked a strategic partnership with OpsGenie, which specializes in alerting and on-call management for DevOps teams. The partnership comes as SolarWinds discontinues its free alert aggregation tool, SolarWinds Alert Central. The deal is designed for SolarWinds’ IT pro customers, but we’re watching to see if any of these OpsGenie capabilities extend into the SolarWinds MSP business.
8. Microsoft Azure and Compliance: Microsoft Azure is one of the first cloud platforms to be named a HITRUST-certified provider of cloud computing services for the health care industry, The Stack reports. Microsoft, Amazon, Google and IBM each have been pursuing various accreditations to earn more business in the health care, financial services, and government sectors, among other areas.
7. Oracle Cloud Partner Moves:Oracle CEO Mark Hurd and President of Product Development Thomas Kurian are set to host Oracle CloudWorld New York on January 17. Early chatter suggests Oracle will announce cloud partner program enhancements or milestones at the gathering… ChannelE2E will be on hand for the updates.