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Oracle co-CEO Catz expects acceleration in cloud business

April 16, 2018

Via: Cloud Tweaks

TEL AVIV (Reuters) – Oracle Corp co-CEO Safra Catz said on Monday she expects an acceleration in the company’s cloud business after the software maker last month reported sales from its cloud business that fell short of Wall Street expectations. […]


Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

What is hybrid cloud really, and what’s the best strategy?

April 13, 2018

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

Ask a group of IT leaders to define what a hybrid cloud is, and their answers are likely to be as diverse as the companies they work for. Once a black-and-white definition describing organizations with a mix of apps that […]


Cloud clients

Rainmaking From The Cloud – CIOs Struggle To Keep Pace With IT Demands

April 12, 2018

Via: Cloud Tweaks

In the digital era, where customers can select virtually anything with a click of a button, they are demanding more choice; not only in products, but in how and when they pay for them. They expect flawless service and require […]


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 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

IoT Cloud Big Data Analytics

April 5, 2018

Via: Cloud Expo

Two weeks ago (November 3-5), I attended the Cloud Expo Silicon Valley as a speaker, where I presented on the security and privacy due diligence requirements for cloud solutions. Cloud security is a topical issue for every CIO, CISO, and […]


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 […]