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Global Cloud

Chronosphere’s Ian Smith on Cloud Native Observability

January 3, 2024

Via: eWeek

I spoke with Ian Smith, Field CTO at Chronosphere, about cloud native observability, an emerging tech that’s gaining a lot of attention in the enterprise. Smith spoke in-depth about trends and best practices in observability. An observability solution monitors a […]


Editorial

Understanding the Difference Between Cloud-Native and Cloud-Ready

December 26, 2023

Via: Caitlin Simmons

Ah, the cloud! No, not the fluffy, shape-shifting masses in the sky. We’re talking about the digital heavens, where your data and applications soar to new heights. If you’ve been anywhere near the tech world in recent years, you’ve likely […]


Global Cloud

CloudBees readies cloud-native devsecops platform

October 20, 2023

Via: InfoWorld

CloudBees soon will release a new cloud-native devsecops platform based on open-source Tekton, an open-source framework for building continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD) pipelines on Kubernetes. Called simply CloudBees, the new devsecops platform will be available in single-tenant and […]


Global Cloud

Building resilient infrastructure: the key to cloud-native, real-time decision-making

June 15, 2023

Via: CIO

Finance is poised to undergo a transformation, as Artificial Intelligence (AI) steps in to make real-time decisions using vast data sets. This vision was outlined by Jason Cao, CEO of Global Digital Finance at Huawei, during Huawei Intelligent Finance Summit […]


Cloud Security

When To Go Cloud-Native and When To Buy a Security Vendor Solution

June 1, 2023

Via: Data Center Knowledge

A fundamental decision for cloud security architects is how much to rely on the cloud-native security tools of their cloud provider, be it AWS, GCP, Azure, or any other provider. “As much as possible” is the wish of cloud engineers, […]


Global Cloud

The downsides of cloud-native solutions

January 27, 2023

Via: InfoWorld

A recent study by Gartner predicts that by 2025 more than 95% of application workloads will exist on cloud-native platforms (up from 30% in 2021). I tend not to believe these kinds of predictions because adoption is never linear. We […]


Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

SolarWinds’ Observability offers visibility into hybrid cloud infrastructure

October 20, 2022

Via: Network World

SolarWinds, the maker of a well-known and widely used suite of IT management software products, announced this week that it’s expanding to the cloud, with the release of Observability, a cloud-native, SaaS-based IT management service that is also available for […]


Global Cloud

Was moving to cloud a mistake?

October 18, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

According to a new study from Wanclouds, 81% of IT leaders say their executives and boards of directors have directed them to reduce or take on no additional cloud spending. It’s little surprise as cloud costs skyrocket while the economy […]


Global Cloud

Get used to cloud vendor lock-in

October 14, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

I’ll admit I felt a bit vindicated by this article about “embracing the discomfort” with cloud vendor lock-in. This is a reality I’ve stressed for years as organizations move to single and multicloud deployments. My viewpoint is not the result […]


Service Models

What cloud native means for your business

August 1, 2022

Via: Info World

From manufacturing to transportation to retail, companies across virtually every industry are supporting their digital transformations by moving to a cloud-based infrastructure. The shift from on-premises software to cloud services has been revolutionary to the process of application development and […]


Global Cloud

How to create a cloud center of excellence

June 20, 2022

Via: Info World

Any sizeable organization focused on developing and deploying cloud-native applications should consider establishing a cloud center of excellence (CCoE). Creating a CCoE will help you successfully leverage the cloud to increase the scale and agility of your business. In a […]


Global Cloud

You’re missing the boat on cloud-native

May 23, 2022

Via: Info World

I read an OutSystems report the other day that surprised me. According to OutSystems’ “Cloud-Native Development: Ready or Not?” report, although both Gartner and IDC predict that 90% to 95% of applications will be cloud-native by 2025, only 47% of […]


Global Cloud

How to build changeable cloud solutions

May 13, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

One of the things I learned early on is to design systems that allow for easy ongoing change. How? Cloud or non-cloud system, you build for change by compartmentalizing system components so that they can be configured or changed on […]


Deployment Models, Others

Why Cloud Native is the Second Cloud Revolution

March 31, 2022

Via: eWeek

Cloud native is of one of those terms that caught the wave of tech press hype. The term is so hot right now that some companies are “cloud native washing” their products and services to ride the cloud native wave. […]


Service Models

Palo Alto launches cloud-native firewall service for AWS

March 30, 2022

Via: CSO Online

Palo Alto Networks has launched a new, fully managed “next-generation” firewall (NGFW) service in partnership with Amazon Web Services designed to remove the complexities of securing AWS cloud deployments. The network firewall vendor says its Cloud NGFW for AWS enables […]


Global Cloud

The secrets of successful cloud-first strategies

March 8, 2022

Via: CIO

Today’s cloud strategies revolve around two distinct poles: the “lift and shift” approach, in which applications and associated data are moved to the cloud without being redesigned; and the “cloud-first” approach, in which applications are developed or redesigned specifically for […]


Service Models

‘Cloud native’ confusion continues

March 4, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

I’m not a big fan of tech buzzwords. Even the term cloud computing has driven me nuts at times, and of course new tech terms are created all the time. Full disclosure, I use buzzwords to communicate ideas if those […]


Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

Is Hybrid Cloud a Cop Out?

February 8, 2022

Via: CIO

If you asked me five years ago if I thought hybrid cloud was a cop out – a misinformed strategy for businesses that weren’t ready to transform hard enough – I probably would have said yes. I saw the allure […]


Deployment Models, Others

3 multicloud myths that cloud pros still believe

February 1, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

I consistently hear false information about multicloud in the press, meetings, training, podcasts, and other sources where cloud professionals share information. These are rarely deliberate attempts at misinformation; people just lack some understanding of what’s real and what isn’t, based […]


Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Cloud Native Winners and Losers

February 1, 2022

Via: eWeek

Just a quick refresher: cloud native means we leverage services and systems found only on a specific cloud provider. When developers and architects refer to “cloud native,” they are typically referring to specific cloud services that won’t be found on […]