Cloud: The one certainty in an uncertain post-Brexit world

November 15, 2018

Since 2013, the government has had a very clear statement that any new IT project should consider a cloud-first approach, above all other solutions, as part of its Cloud First policy.Despite this, a recent Eduserv report suggests progress towards a […]

Coming soon: Public blockchains for private business data

November 6, 2018

Accounting and consultancy firm Ernst & Young (EY) has developed a public blockchain network for private business transactions and plans to launch it next year. Enterprise blockchains typically run on private or permissioned blockchains, which are centrally administered but invitation-only […]

IBM says buying Red Hat makes it the biggest in hybrid cloud

October 29, 2018

In a move that IBM says will make it the world’s leader in hybrid cloud, the company says it’s going to buy open-source giant Red Hat for $34 billion, banking on what it sees as Red Hat’s potential to become […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

Four Reasons to Adopt a Hybrid Operating Model

November 14, 2018

Via: CompareTheCloud

For many organisations, adopting a hybrid cloud model rather than trying to consolidate on to a single private or public cloud, is the best approach to streamlining IT and simplifying management. Through hybrid cloud solutions organisations can benefit from agility […]

Cloud clients

EMEA businesses have their head in the clouds

November 13, 2018

Via: CompareTheCloud

In spite of an overall lack of education and skills relating to clouds, friendly networking technologies, the results revealed more and more EMEA businesses are investing in software defined wide area networking (SD-WAN), a technology that helps users access the […]

Cloud clients

Find any file anywhere: Cloudtenna targets local and cloud file search

November 13, 2018

Via: ZDnet

The combination of big data and (relatively) cheap cloud storage has led to an explosion in efforts to make stored files findable. Google has Cloud Search, Elastic recently scored a $4B IPO, and other startups like Coveo and are […]