Tag: cloud services

Cloud Computing Issues

The 5 pillars of cloud data management

July 16, 2018

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

As more and more businesses adopt cloud services, seizing on the latest software tools and development methodologies, the lines between them are blurring. What really distinguishes one business from the next is its data. Much of the intrinsic value of […]

Cloud Computing Issues, Deployment Models, Private Cloud

Cloud adoption, on-premise & data protection in the boardroom

June 22, 2018

Via: CompareTheCloud

An important point is how the boardroom’s view of cloud computing has changed. For many organizations, the transition to the cloud became part of their digital transformation. While the boardroom executives may not understand all the technical details, they see […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud, Private Cloud

MSP Atmosera Lays Down Risky Bets

June 4, 2018

Via: Talkin' Cloud

In the spring of 2014, Jon Thomsen, the new CEO of Atmosera, a private equity-owned managed services provider (MSP), told the company’s board of directors that he wanted to go in a radical direction. For Atmosera, a channel partner amid […]

Cloud clients

Green House Data Acquisition Strategy Accelerates Company Growth

May 31, 2018

Via: Talkin' Cloud

Green House Data leadership have had a strategic vision for the company since its inception in 2007. The provider of cloud, colocation, hybrid IT and managed services grew from a single location in the middle of the country, expanding to […]

Cloud clients, Cloud Computing Issues

Okta, VMware Challenge Microsoft with Single-Sign-On Partnership

May 29, 2018

Via: Talkin' Cloud

Okta and VMware are integrating their respective identity-management and managed digital-workspace technologies to enable context-aware authentication from desktop and mobile devices. The partnership, one of several revealed at Okta’s annual Oktane conference last week in Las Vegas, is a joint-engineering […]

Deployment Models, Others

IDC Finds Less Than 10% of European Organizations Are Multicloud Ready

May 1, 2018

Via: Cloud Tweaks

FRANKFURT, May 1, 2018 — A recent survey by International Data Corporation (IDC) found that only a small minority of European organizations have taken sufficient steps toward establishing a fully fledged multicloud strategy. “Virtually all European enterprises will soon use […]

Platform as a service (PaaS), Service Models

Pivotal IPO Signals Cloud Foundry Opportunity

April 25, 2018

Via: Talkin' Cloud

Despite a selloff in technology shares, Pivotal Software’s IPO late last week couldn’t have come at a better time for proponents of Cloud Foundry, the platform-as-a-service (PaaS) technology and ecosystem the company seeded by contributing its base IP to the […]

Cloud clients

Report: Oracle Co-CEO Catz Raises Concerns Over Bidding Process With AWS In Pentagon Cloud Contract

April 5, 2018

Via: CRN

Oracle Co-CEO Safra Catz reportedly is concerned about how the bidding process works for large government cloud computing contracts. During a private dinner Tuesday with President Donald Trump, Catz said Amazon seemed destined to win the competition for a large […]

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

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 […]