Tag: IT architecture

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Cloud is not always the answer: Five reasons why

January 25, 2024

Via: Computer Weekly

For a growing number of organisations, the default option for new IT projects is the cloud and cloud storage, with even the more cautious businesses have adopted “cloud-first” or “cloud-preferred” strategies. That’s because startups and fast-growing firms can build infrastructure […]

Global Cloud Addressing sovereign cloud needs in Poland and beyond

September 11, 2023

Via: CIO

Wojciech Stramski, CEO of a data center, cloud, and Managed Services provider, is quick to point out that enterprises’ data sovereignty requirements are growing in scope. As cloud computing becomes increasingly ubiquitous with business success, ensuring that data not […]

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Traditional architecture still has a place in the cloud

July 1, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

As so many enterprises confidently add an “s” to their “year” of experience in cloud computing, some traditional IT architecture concepts are beginning to pop back up. These concepts can make or break a cloud deployment, but they’re largely forgotten […]

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How technology bias impacts cloud architecture

December 21, 2021

Via: InfoWorld

In the summer of 2021, I posted a short article on social media titled “Ethics and Cloud/IT Architecture” that absolutely no one read. I’m not sure if it was the topic or the platform, but my attempt to discuss what […]

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Curtin University to swap siloed IT infrastructure for AWS cloud by 2022

November 1, 2021

Via: ZDnet

By the end of next year Curtin University will have moved a “vast majority” of its IT systems and data into a digital platform hosted on Amazon Web Services (AWS) as part of a multi-year agreement between the two organisations. […]

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Is cloud architecture binary or analog?

May 4, 2021

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

I’ve been in the world of enterprises architecture for years—as a practitioner, a technology builder, a thought leader, and a pundit. What I like about architecture, no matter if it’s traditional enterprise, cloud, edge, or other special-purpose systems, is that […]

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Balance tactical with strategic when thinking cloud

May 3, 2019

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

It’s always been an issue—those who look at IT architecture as something that exists to serve a single application or small systems domain. These days many organizations fail to select a cloud technology to serve enterprise IT as a whole. […]