Tag: deployment models

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

What is hybrid cloud computing?

October 18, 2017

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

Hybrid cloud: Many believe it’s the eventual state that most businesses will operate in – some infrastructure resources on premises, others in the public cloud. Others believe it’s a term that has been muddled by varied definitions from a range […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

Mixing and matching massively hybrid applications: the future of cloud

October 17, 2017

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

A year ago, IDC told us that 68 percent of organizations have adopted cloud for enterprise applications—and that it’s not just about cost, but about revenue increases as well. That study also says that 73 percent of respondents, who spanned […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

At Ignite, Microsoft extends hybrid cloud beyond just infrastructure

October 6, 2017

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

For years Microsoft has talked about, previewed and at some times delayed the release of its Azure Stack hybrid cloud computing platform. But this week at its Ignite conference in Orlando Microsoft announced that Azure Stack is now shipping to […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud, Private Cloud, Public Cloud

Hybrid cloud? Private cloud? Public cloud? Multicloud? How to choose

October 6, 2017

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

My article “Don’t waste your time with a hybrid cloud” has gotten many people seeing red, and I can understand why. Many enterprise IT shops, and most enterprise technology companies, have pledged allegiance to the hybrid cloud model. The intellectual […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

Google service promotes hybrid clouds

September 8, 2017

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

Google is offering enterprises a new way to build hybrid infrastructure, with a service that extends corporate networks into its cloud platform. Called Dedicated Interconnect, it allows companies to treat servers in Google’s cloud as if they were part of […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

HPE Acquires Cloud Technology Partners to Drive Hybrid Cloud

September 6, 2017

Via: Talkin' Cloud

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) has reached an agreement to acquire cloud consultancy Cloud Technology Partners (CTP) to grow the capabilities of its hybrid IT service HPE Pointnext, the companies announced today. Boston-based CTP, which was founded in 2010, launched AWS environment migration and […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Migrating to Public Clouds – On the increase for Enterprises!

September 5, 2017

Via: CompareTheCloud

We all think it’s too easy to migrate that key Virtual Machine instance to public clouds with the multitude of tools available today which makes us complacent with the perceived ease of Cloud Computing. However, in reality, moving that key […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

An Explanation on Why Hybrid Cloud is Here to Stay

August 31, 2017

Via: CompareTheCloud

Cloud isn’t just a passing trend, it’s here to stay – but it remains a challenge for some companies. So what’s holding business leaders back? Budget and resource constraints are often the biggest obstacles to organisations making changes to their […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

Beware of Hybrid Washing at a Cloud Laundromat Near You

June 23, 2017

Via: Data Center Knowledge

When cloud washing was all the rage five years ago, I predicted that when vendors could no longer cloud wash and get away with it, we would see the emergence of a more sinister type of cloud washing – hybrid […]

Deployment Models, Others

Amazon Drive Ends Unlimited Free Cloud Storage Plan

June 9, 2017

Via: CRN

Amazon on Thursday ended its policy of providing free unlimited cloud storage via Amazon Drive, opting instead to give its consumer and business users a smaller amount of free capacity in the Amazon cloud and charging for capacity beyond that. […]