Federal CIO Vivek Kundra says 137 federal data centers will close by the end of the year.
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After four days, Amazon's EC2 outage appears to be over, but Amazon and affected sites are still recovering.
Google has invested in a wind farm in Oklahoma to help offset the environmental impact of one of its data centers.
Commercial data center capacity is only expected to grow in the near term.
VMware has launched a new open source Platform-as-a-Service called Cloud Foundry.
Internet content delivery company Level 3 Communications has agreed to buy Global Crossing Limited in a deal valued at $3 billion.
Facebook launched the Open Compute Project, an initiative with the goal of developing servers and data centers using the model associated with open source software projects.
The IEEE has started a cloud computing initiative that it expects to be a "catalyst for innovation" in the area.
Fujitsu has launched a cloud consulting service that seeks to aid IT decision makers.