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Category: Infrastructure as a service (IaaS)


Infrastructure as a service (IaaS), Service Models

When it comes to cloud, one size does not fit all

September 1, 2017

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

While the cloud market is very competitive, enterprises are making it clear that when it comes to cloud, one size does not fit all. They can’t build their businesses by just relying on infrastructure-as-a-serve (IaaS) and committing to one vendor. […]


Infrastructure as a service (IaaS), Service Models

Are VMs more secure than containers?

May 22, 2017

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

We often say, “HTTPS is secure,” or “HTTP is not secure.” But what we mean is that “HTTPS is hard to snoop and makes man-in-the-middle attacks difficult” or “my grandmother has no trouble snooping HTTP.” Nevertheless, HTTPS has been hacked, […]


Infrastructure as a service (IaaS), Service Models

Trends in Systems Migration to the Cloud

May 18, 2017

Via: Data Center Knowledge

Cloud computing’s mounting importance and the shift to hybrid IT is propelling organizations of all shapes and sizes to hurriedly migrate systems infrastructure up and out of the physical data center—whether they’re truly ready to or not. As the results […]


Infrastructure as a service (IaaS), Service Models

3 Reasons MSPs Can’t Afford to Overlook IaaS

May 9, 2017

Via: Talkin' Cloud

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) is the fastest growing cloud service. Gartner predicts IaaS will outpace public cloud growth predictions by 2x in 2017 alone. Where worldwide public cloud services are expected to increase by 18 percent, IaaS is expected […]


Infrastructure as a service (IaaS), Service Models

How to Reduce Risk During Your AWS Migration

May 3, 2017

Via: Talkin' Cloud

Many companies have yet to embrace all that the cloud offers because they fear immediate risks still outweigh future benefits. However, as cloud computing technologies advance, so do the technical protections against previous failures, as well as the digital defenses […]


Infrastructure as a service (IaaS), Service Models

IaaS Industry Consolidation Won’t Curb Oracle Cloud Plans, VP Says

April 26, 2017

Via: Talkin' Cloud

If you follow the Gartner Magic Quadrant for infrastructure as a service (IaaS) closely each year you would have noticed that in the 2016 edition, no new vendors were added, while five vendors were removed. According to Gartner, market consolidation […]


Infrastructure as a service (IaaS), Service Models

IaaS Industry Consolidation Won’t Curb Oracle Cloud Plans

April 24, 2017

Via: Data Center Knowledge

If you follow the Gartner Magic Quadrant for infrastructure as a service (IaaS) closely each year you would have noticed that in the 2016 edition, no new vendors were added, while five vendors were removed. According to Gartner, market consolidation […]


Infrastructure as a service (IaaS), Service Models

Enterprise IT pros see most workloads in cloud by 2018

April 3, 2017

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

Within two years, a majority of enterprises expect to be running their workloads in the cloud. After getting past considerable concerns about privacy and security, companies are increasingly placing their faith — and their information and services — in the […]


Infrastructure as a service (IaaS), Service Models

Expand your infrastructure with cloud and VMware

March 29, 2017

Via: Thoughts on Cloud

What might a retailer, an oil company and a tennis club have in common? They all need to increase their IT capability for short periods of time to support a peak business need. Retailers run sales promotions at different times […]


Infrastructure as a service (IaaS), Service Models

Researchers: Cloud is no commodity

March 23, 2017

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

A new report from 451 Research theorizes that the “race to the bottom” of public IaaS cloud prices is an unsustainable model that is not expanding market share. Instead vendors have transitioned to a “race to the top” to add […]