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Global Cloud

Cloud-to-cloud backup: What it is and why you (probably) need it

January 17, 2024

Via: Computer Weekly

Organisations that use cloud IT or cloud-based applications often do so in the belief they can spend less time managing IT and more time running the business. Partly, this is because customers see cloud technology as more robust and resilient […]


Cloud Security

Enhancing cloud infrastructure security via infrastructure as code

June 26, 2023

Via: CSO Online

As more and more companies move to digitize their operations, cloud adoption is growing in kind. According to one Microsoft survey, 86% of businesses plan to increase their investment in hybrid or multi-cloud technology and 95% believe it is critical […]


Global Cloud

Thinking outside the cloud: bring cloud agility to your entire infrastructure

May 4, 2023

Via: CIO

Cloud technology is a springboard for digital transformation, delivering the business agility and simplicity that are so important to today’s business. Cloud is also a powerful catalyst for improving IT and user experiences, with operating principles such as anywhere access, […]


Global Cloud

Cloud Certifications: A Differentiating Factor in the Tech Industry

October 24, 2022

Via: InformationWeek

Cloud computing technology is evolving at a rapid pace, and the depth of product offerings across vendors continues to grow with it. Increased internet access, reduced costs, new technology and a pandemic-driven digitization of many services have accelerated the adoption […]


Global Cloud

How public sector organisations can keep cloud costs under control

September 22, 2022

Via: CIO

As a result of the widespread shift to hybrid working and learning brought about by the pandemic, the cloud continues to play a critical role for public sector organisations – particularly those in the education sector. Enlightened by the accelerated […]


Global Cloud

Give finops a say over cloud architecture decisions

August 26, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

For years I’ve ranted about the lack of fiscal responsibility around how we pick and leverage cloud technology for enterprise deployments. There are dozens of solutions that solve the same problems using cloud resources, but only one can fully optimize […]


Global Cloud

How CIOs can align enterprise change with cloud strategy

February 7, 2022

Via: CIO Dive

If you don’t know where you’re going, any road will surely get you there. “Alice in Wonderland” taught us that, with the Cheshire Cat providing such elegant wisdom in Alice’s moment of despair. CIOs are well aware that enterprise journeys […]


Global Cloud

8 enterprise cloud strategy trends for 2022

January 25, 2022

Via: CIO

The sky’s the limit when it comes to cloud innovation. As cloud technology advances and matures, enterprises are finding fresh ways to leverage what has become a technology linchpin. Cloud computing will continue to shape the technology landscape for many […]


Editorial

Here’s why more and more companies are migrating from on-premise to cloud computing

December 22, 2021

Via: Natalie Dunn

The time of the physical server stored in a special room is over. Today, running an application no longer requires the installation on a computer or the support of a physical server in an office building. While in the past […]


Global Cloud

Cloud technology, now within reach, helps supply chains scale

November 10, 2021

Via: CIO Dive

Cloud is still a buzzword, and for good reason: It’s changing the way all businesses, but especially supply chain management, work. In “Innovation Driven Resilience,” the 2021 MHI Annual Industry Report, MHI and Deloitte surveyed more than 1,000 supply chain […]


Global Cloud

How cloud computing impacts technology evolution

October 1, 2021

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

The cloud has been around in one form or another for about 20 years now. Although cloud looks much different than it did back in the days that were dominated by software as a service, the rise of platform as […]


Editorial

The Future of Cloud Is Vertical: A $371 Billion Industry Just One Click Away

August 30, 2021

Via: Natalie Dunn

If you want to deride the cloud industry, you only need to say this: “It’s not a world without a PC, it’s a world where you use someone else’s computer.” And while you would not be wrong, you may be […]


Global Cloud

5 Ways Cloud Technology Transformed The Way We Do Business Printing

April 29, 2021

Via: Cloud Tweaks

A few years ago, you couldn’t send somebody a file if you weren’t in your office because all documents used to be stored on a computer. But today, it’s possible to send files from any part of the world, thanks […]


Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud, Others

3 multicloud architecture mistakes

April 9, 2021

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

The optimization of a multicloud architecture, simply put, is the ability to configure the technology to optimize the architecture for the business requirements, as well as to minimize costs. For each dollar spent on cloud technology, you want the maximum […]


Global Cloud

How to create a cloud security policy, step by step

January 22, 2021

Via: Computer Weekly

Organizations using cloud technology to support operations must follow good security practices. Establishing cloud security policies is key to achieving this. In short, a cloud security policy is a formal guideline companies adhere to that helps ensure safe and secure […]


Global Cloud

Why Cloud Technology is a Smart Business Move for Higher Education

January 21, 2021

Via: Cloud Tweaks

Cloud technology is not just for the world of big business. A growing number of higher education institutions are also embracing the cloud’s many advantages, especially for its data gathering and analytics capabilities. When the timing is right—and used to […]


Global Cloud

Cloud technology great for security but poses systemic risks, according to new report

August 31, 2020

Via: CSO Online

Although nearly 30 years old, cloud computing is still a “new” technology for most organizations. The cloud promises to reduce costs and increase efficiencies through storage and management of large repositories of data and systems that are theoretically cheaper to […]


Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

Hybrid cloud complexity, rush to adopt pose security risks, expert says

August 17, 2020

Via: CSO Online

As enterprises race to adopt cloud technology, they also encounter a combination of new possible threats from the rapid and frequently unorganized deployment of different cloud-based technologies. Particular concerns surround the adoption of so-called hybrid cloud technologies, Sean Metcalf, founder […]


Global Cloud

VMware-based cloud technology now available on Alibaba Cloud

April 29, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Alibaba and VMware have announced the availability of its Alibaba Cloud VMware Solution in mainland China and Hong Kong. The companies said the new service would allow customers to use VMware Cloud technologies to extend VMware-based on premises enterprise workloads […]


Deployment Models, Global Cloud, Public Cloud

This just in: Cloud computing is hard

March 3, 2020

Via: InfoWorld

In news that I would file under “duh,” almost 60 percent of U.K. businesses think that cloud has overpromised and underdelivered, according to a report sponsored by the consulting company Capita. The report surveyed 200 IT decision-makers in the United […]