Do you know what your cloud use really costs?

May 16, 2019

Via: CIO

In these days of cloud services and BYOD, you can’t always tell what you’re spending on IT by looking at purchasing agreements. You can start by asking your finance team, but if you’re a large company you don’t want to […]

Cloud computing and AI: Can IBM finally catch the wave this time around?

May 7, 2019

Via: ZDnet
Category: Global Cloud

It’s easy to see that IBM’s current annual revenues of $79.95bn have put it back where it was in 1998, when its revenues were $81.67bn: the numbers are on the public record. But this doesn’t allow for inflation. If you […]

How the Cloud and Automation Impact Database Security

April 30, 2019

Category: Global Cloud

Companies around the world are looking for new ways to streamline their processes, and cloud-based automation tools are quickly becoming a popular solution. They are simple to deploy, cost-efficient, reliable, scalable and enhance information management. For example, Oracle, who announced […]

Deployment Models, Private Cloud

Why Serima Consulting developed its smart grid solution on IBM Cloud Private

May 16, 2019

Via: Thoughts on Cloud

Germany is in the process of completely transforming its energy sector at a pace unmatched by other industrialized nations. Nuclear power is phasing out as renewables are gradually taking over, according to Deutsche Welle, Germany’s international broadcaster. The country’s politically […]

Global Cloud

China Telecom outage takes down Apple, Microsoft and AWS for 7 hours

May 15, 2019

Via: TechRadar

China Telecom recently experienced a significant outage that lasted nearly eight hours and affected many Western sites and services such as Apple, Amazon, Microsoft, Slack, SAP and others. The network monitoring company ThousandEyes first discovered the outage when its global […]

Cloud clients

5 keys to overcoming cloud migration challenges

May 13, 2019

Via: Thoughts on Cloud

Cloud migration challenges continue to bedevil enterprises, despite the fact that the cloud itself has been around for nearly 20 years. Many enterprises have yet to realize the full promise of an abstract, distributed, federated data environment because migrations are […]