Salesforce names Adam Blitzer as the new CEO of Marketing Cloud

November 6, 2019

Category: Global Cloud

Salesforce is announcing that it has appointed Adam Blitzer as the new CEO of Marketing Cloud. Marketing Cloud is Salesforce’s suite of digital marketing tools, built around the company’s acquisition of ExactTarget back in 2013. That acquisition is what brought […]

Cloud modernization: A holistic approach

October 29, 2019

Digital transformation can be empowering at an organizational scale. It can help transform the customer experience, power innovation, increase agility and flexibility, reduce operating costs and drive data-based decision-making. But outdated IT infrastructures and applications too often can stand in […]

Has container hype jumped the shark?

October 23, 2019

Via: ZDnet

You can’t read tech news anymore without seeing containers everywhere. Containers have become the way for everyone to run their jobs on the cloud. And, to manage containers, Kubernetes is everyone’s favorite. But, according to a Cloud Foundry, the open-source […]

Cloud Clients

Qantas CIO looks to cloud, AI, and data to manage flight disruptions

November 13, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Qantas CIO Susan Doniz has revealed that 70% of the airline’s applications are now in the cloud as the company looks to use artificial intelligence (AI) and data technologies to better manage flight disruptions and improve its overall digital operations. […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Choosing between native and non-native cloud integration systems

November 12, 2019

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

Data integration solutions come in one of three categories. First there’s old school data integration solutions created in the 1990s from the EAI movement, now expanded to include public cloud computing domains. Second, newer cloud-based iPaaS (integration platforms as a […]

Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

What is SaaS?

November 11, 2019

Via: TechRadar

Software as a Service, usually abbreviated to SaaS, is a distribution model for software, whereby instead of downloading the software to run locally on your PC, the program is hosted by a third-party provider, and then accessed by users over […]

Global Cloud

How to future-proof cloud applications

November 8, 2019

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

Chances are, you’re either building a net-new application in the cloud or using native technology such as serverless or machine learning. Or, you’re porting an application to the cloud, either refactoring it to leverage native services, or lifting and shifting […]