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Deployment Models, Others

Will Multi-Clouds Play Nice Together?

October 13, 2017

Via: Cloud Expo

The last two years has seen discussions about cloud computing evolve from the public / private / hybrid split to the reality that most enterprises will be creating a complex, multi-cloud strategy. Companies are wary of committing all of their […]


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, 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, Public Cloud

Cloudification – Budgets are Shifting Toward a “Cloud-first” and “Cloud-only” Approach

August 30, 2017

Via: Cloud Tweaks

Gartner has recently predicted that by 2020, a corporate “no-cloud” policy will be as rare as a “no-internet” policy is today. CIOs will increasingly leverage a multitude of cloud computing providers across the entire IT stack to enable a huge […]


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. […]


Deployment Models, Others

Cloud computing is winning EVERYTHING

May 24, 2017

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

Everyone knows that thoroughbred racehorses typically get funny, exotic names—from Hit It A Bomb to Paulassilverlining. But who knew there was a horse named Cloud Computing, let along that nag would snag the second jewel in the 2017 Triple Crown? […]


Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Is protected health information safe in the cloud?

May 19, 2017

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

Many healthcare providers face the decision on if they should store protected health information (PHI) in the cloud. There are benefits and concerns to storing PHI in the cloud, and the decision to do so should be analyzed. PHI is any […]


Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Microsoft, Amazon go after enterprises with new SAP cloud offerings

May 17, 2017

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

There are some fresh public cloud offerings on the horizon for SAP database customers, thanks to Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services. Both companies have announced new infrastructure services for the HANA database software aimed at giving customers tons of […]


Deployment Models, Private Cloud

Rackspace and Dell EMC Team to Revolutionize Private Cloud

May 9, 2017

Via: Cloud Tweaks

Rackspace® today announced from the OpenStack Summit in Boston that it has collaborated with Dell EMC to deliver OpenStack®private clouds with leading compute and storage solutions from Dell® EMC®. This offer combines Rackspace operational expertise with Dell EMC compute and […]


Infrastructure as a service (IaaS), Service Models

3 Reasons MSPs Can’t Afford to Overlook IaaS

May 9, 2017

Via: Talkin' Cloud

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) is the fastest growing cloud service. Gartner predicts IaaS will outpace public cloud growth predictions by 2x in 2017 alone. Where worldwide public cloud services are expected to increase by 18 percent, IaaS is expected […]