Top

Tag: cloud computing


Cloud Computing Issues

The right way to pick a cloud database

April 20, 2018

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

It’s all the rage these days: moving on-premises data to the cloud. But should you use cloud-native databases or databases that run both in the cloud and on-premises? There are trade-offs between the cloud-native (meaning “cloud-only”) and dual cloud/on-premises options, […]


Cloud Computing Issues

Moving your data analytics to the cloud is not so easy

April 17, 2018

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

It doesn’t take a genius to understand that the data warehouses and data marts of the past were of little use. Their data was typically too old, the processing too cumbersome, and the costs too high. Today’s cloud-based data analytics […]


Deployment Models, Public Cloud

The Economics, Concepts and Fundamentals of Cloud Computing

April 10, 2018

Via: Cloud Tweaks

Enthusiasm for cloud computing has as much to do with economics as technology. Growth in the number of applications and the volume of data that must be managed have made datacenters a major item of corporate expense. Figuring out the […]


Cloud Computing Issues

Beware these 2 barriers to successful cloud migration

April 6, 2018

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

Cloud migration is hard. Can it be easy? Yes, when all the applications are well-designed, the databases have consistent and nonredundant structures, and security requirements are straightforward and well understood. But that’s never the case. Migrating from on-premises systems to […]


Cloud Computing Issues

Devops is essential to the cloud, and to its payoff

April 4, 2018

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

The notion of devops means that you’re streamlining the movement of applications from the point of need to production. It matters not if you’re changing or improving applications or building new ones. Of course, devops arose around the rise of cloud […]


Cloud Computing Issues

The Coming Era of Simple, Fast, Incredibly Cheap Cloud Storage

April 4, 2018

Via: Cloud Tweaks

Data storage, like other commodities such as bandwidth, electricity, or simple computer power, underpins nearly everything we do in information technology. Whether it’s a computer game, an international banking system, or a TV show, I can’t think of a single […]


Cloud Computing Issues

What to do if your cloud provider stops offering its services

April 3, 2018

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

What would your organization do if your cloud provider were to go out of business? What happens if your cloud provider suddenly stops offering critical services that your organization requires for its business to function properly? Businesses need to start […]


Cloud Computing Issues

How Cloud Computing and IoT Created the Age of the Smart Factory

April 2, 2018

Via: Cloud Tweaks

Some of the most progressive smart factories constantly evaluate ways to improve their practices. However, data from an Oracle study found 60 percent of respondents felt having a rigid IT infrastructure hindered innovation. With an enterprise-level cloud platform in place, […]


Cloud clients, Cloud Computing Issues

Avaya Unveils New Mobile Cloud Service for Contact Centers

March 30, 2018

Via: Cloud Tweaks

Avaya Holdings Corp. today announced a unique service that will enable contact centers to accelerate digital transformation, reduce toll-free carrier costs, increase the accuracy of contextual information, and enhance the customer experience for the ever-growing number of mobile callers. Avaya […]


Cloud Computing Issues

Google’s Billion-Dollar Cloud Business Takes On AWS, Azure With AI, Machine Learning

March 30, 2018

Via: CRN

Google in February did something it’s never done before: It told the world just how big its Google Cloud business really is. The search giant said its six-year-old cloud platform and its popular cloud-based collaboration portfolio, G-Suite, is now a […]