Verizon Challenged Amazon With Verizon Cloud Storage and Compute
We want to enable people to do more in the cloud. We wanted to make this platform accessible. The chief marketing officer in some cases will acquire cloud servers with the swipe of a credit card, just to get work done,” Verizon Terremark’s cloud unit CTO, John Considine said.
Considine said, When we think about the cloud space, we look at the generic cloud, where performance is what you get, and if your neighbor is doing stuff, you get impacted. Most of the time in the network and the storage spaces, you can’t get consistent performance. We’ve addressed all that fundamentally, so if you say, ‘Give me 100 megabits on this NIC,’ we will give you that performance on that network