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Verizon, Telefonica and VMware to launch dual-persona phone software

Horizon Mobile will enable users to have separate identities for personal and business use on their handsets

Virtualisation software provider VMware has announced that it is working with Verizon Wireless in the US and Telefonica in Europe on a solution that will make it easier for Android smartphone users to separate their personal and work lives through the use of separate profiles.

Telstra to pump £500m+ into cloud services

Telstra will invest AU$800m in cloud computing over the next five years

Telstra has announced a £500m+ (AU$800m) investment in cloud computing over the next five years to support what it says is a growing demand from Australian organisations for cloud services. The telco is rumoured to have invested AU$200m in cloud to date and this latest announcement will kick-off the construction of a new data centre, the modernisation of existing facilities, increased automation of utility computing services and the expansion of the telco’s range of enterprise applications, among other things. Construction of a new data centre in Melbourne is already underway.

Orange gathers cloud computing vendors

Orange Business Services is working together with Cisco, EMC and VMware

Clouds continue to gather above the telco space with Orange Business Services together with Cisco, EMC and VMware, on Monday launching end-to-end cloud computing services for enterprises.

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