Avoid these 2 cloud computing career pitfalls

April 16, 2019

People come to me all of the time looking to reengineer their IT career with a cloud computing makeover. While this is typically a good move, I find that as the world of cloud computing becomes more complex, those looking […]

Why Encryption Is the Cornerstone of Your Cloud Security

April 8, 2019

While cloud computing is far from a magic bullet for all your data storage and security woes, organizations are enjoying meaningful benefits in the form of cost-efficiency, on-demand scalability, heavy upfront capital shifted to recurring operational expenses, augmented resources and […]

Upgrading data centers to cloud scale efficiency – hype versus fact

April 2, 2019

“The data centre is being reinvented” according to Scott Raynovich, Chief Analyst, Futuriom. “It’s a real challenge to build a cloud infrastructure that can scale to support demanding applications that can embrace big data, analytics, self-driving cars, and artificial intelligence. […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

The Masters drives innovation with hybrid cloud and AI

April 12, 2019

Via: Thoughts on Cloud

The Masters golf tournament may be traditional on the course, but it’s driving innovation with its infrastructure and online fan experiences behind the scenes. “The Masters is surprisingly modern when it comes to its infrastructure in that it operates a […]

Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

OpenStack Stein: A new cool drink of open-source cloud

April 12, 2019

Via: ZDnet

While OpenStack is concerned with more than just Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) cloud these days, it’s still primarily an open-source cloud open-source consortium. In its latest release, OpenStack Stein, the cloud comes with significant network management, bare metal, and containers improvements. For […]

Cloud clients

Medical Confidence directory on IBM Cloud helps speed up Canadian healthcare

April 11, 2019

Via: Thoughts on Cloud

According to the Frasier Institute, waiting for treatment has become a defining characteristic of Canadian healthcare. In the 2018 report, “Waiting Your Turn: Wait Times for Health Care in Canada”, specialist physicians surveyed report a median wait time of almost […]