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Cloud clients

Why Certification Matters for Cloud Service Providers

October 13, 2017

Via: Cloud Tweaks

As of 2017, the concept of “cloud” has become more of a norm for companies and organizations worldwide. Most now use cloud service providers (CSPs) for some part of their business, and cloud has grown from simply being an IT […]


Cloud clients

HPE Reports Better Than Expected Earnings

September 7, 2017

Via: Talkin' Cloud

HPE on Tuesday surprised Wall Street with better-than-expected financial results for the fiscal 2017 third quarter ended July 31, and the rest of the industry with an announcement that it plans to acquire Cloud Technology Partners (CTP). Herein I examine the fiscal […]


Deployment Models, Others

Why move testing to the cloud?

September 5, 2017

Via: CompareTheCloud

In a super-charged technology market, where intense consumer demand has led to heightened competition, organisations must balance the need for innovation and speed with the challenge of bugs and defects. So, perhaps it’s no surprise that rigorous testing is now […]


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. […]


Deployment Models, Others

Rising to the Cloud: How Storage as-a-Service has Turned the Industry Inside-out

August 31, 2017

Via: CompareTheCloud

The data storage industry has been turned irrevocably on its head. If you have been working in this fast-changing market for some time, you may remember that, not too long ago, your storage requirements were fulfilled by industry titans. They […]


Cloud Computing Issues

Do cloud managed services make financial sense for your business?

August 30, 2017

Via: Thoughts on Cloud

With cloud-enabled applications and infrastructures, the approach that most businesses use to make financial investments in IT is undergoing a dramatic change. Gone are the days when IT budgets were closely held by CIOs. Today, leaders from other departments exert […]


Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

How to Move to a Cloud Subscription Model

August 30, 2017

Via: Talkin' Cloud

It’s a huge issue as software companies move from an all-upfront-charge model to subscriptions in the cloud. Has the last shoe dropped now that data analytics provider Tableau decided to push subscriptions for smoother sales? What must other cloud firms […]


Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

How to Tune your SaaS Business Model

August 28, 2017

Via: Gartner Blog Network

Three key performance metrics, across different stages of growth, form the foundation of a successful SaaS business model. Technology business unit leaders (especially those new to SaaS) need to understand these metrics to build, optimize and scale a successful positive-cash-flow […]


Cloud Computing Issues

What is the Hype Behind Moving to the Cloud?

June 15, 2017

Via: CompareTheCloud

Few transformational technologies have generated as much hype and confusion as the cloud. Companies have concerns about security and performance and are nervous about handing control of their infrastructure over to somebody else. That hasn’t stopped the acceleration of cloud […]


Deployment Models, Others

If Everything is a Service, Why Do We Need Data Centers?

June 1, 2017

Via: Data Center Knowledge

Imagine a remake of the original Indiana Jones movie, Raiders of the Lost Ark. Eerie music is playing during that iconic final scene. The camera closely follows a clerk pushing a crate containing the Ark of the Covenant. It pans […]