For a better cloud strategy, look to data

March 12, 2019

Enterprise cloud strategy is undergoing revolutionary changes. While initial deployments focused largely on back-office support functions and migrating workloads to off-site infrastructure, the modern cloud has become a go-to solution for top-tier workloads and forward-looking initiatives, such as mobile data […]

3 reasons most companies are only 20 percent to cloud transformation

March 5, 2019

The way some providers seem to describe it, cloud transformation is easy. All companies must do is migrate all workloads to one cloud, modernize their applications and enjoy the full benefits of the digital transformation. Of course, if it were […]

Oracle Data Cloud Announces New MRC Accreditation For Moat Analytics

February 28, 2019

Oracle Data Cloud today announced that the Media Rating Council (MRC) has granted accreditation to Moat Analytics for its ability to detect and filter sophisticated invalid traffic (SIVT), like the ad fraud generated by bot networks, in mobile apps. To […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud, Others

CIO trends 2019: Multi-cloud is becoming the norm

March 18, 2019

Via: CIO

Organizations everywhere are moving forward with digital transformation plans and projects. Consequently, almost all of them (94 percent) are now “cloudified” – in other words, they all use the cloud in one way or another, a phenomenon described in RightScale’s […]

Cloud Computing Issues

Adobe Q1 tops estimates on strong Creative Cloud momentum

March 15, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Adobe’s solid Q1 financial report on Thursday helped dispel analyst concerns over the company’s late-in-the-quarter promotional activity. As analysts noted on Adobe’s conference call with executives, the software giant offered Creative Cloud promos toward the end of the first quarter, […]

Cloud clients

Students create NCAA March Madness predictive analysis via Google Cloud

March 14, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Last year, as it began a formal relationship with the NCAA as its official cloud provider, Google Cloud showcased its data analytics and machine learning tools with live predictive TV ads during the NCAA tournament, as well as game and […]

Cloud Computing Issues

Microsoft open sources its data compression algorithm and hardware for the cloud

March 14, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

The amount of data that the big cloud computing providers now store is staggering, so it’s no surprise that most store all of this information as compressed data in some form or another — just like you used to zip […]