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Deployment Models, Others

Which comes first: Multi-cloud management maturity or IT excellence?

December 10, 2018

Via: CIO

You’ve heard the popular causality problem, “Which came first: the chicken or the egg?” The dilemma comes from the fact that all chickens hatch from eggs, while all chicken eggs are laid by chickens. After reading the recent ESG Research […]

Deployment Models, Others

Why a multicloud strategy beats a one-size-fits-all cloud approach

October 30, 2018

Via: Thoughts on Cloud

When cloud computing first started, one size really did seem to fit all. Companies looked for quick wins, moving generic applications to public cloud infrastructures so they could take advantage of lower costs and increased scalability. More than a decade […]

Deployment Models, Others

What is multicloud?

October 24, 2018

Via: Thoughts on Cloud

You might have heard that multicloud is the future of IT. It would be more accurate to say it’s the present of IT. According to Rightscale, more than 80 percent of enterprises already have a multicloud strategy. But what is […]

Deployment Models, Others

Rackspace Launches Managed Disaster Recovery as a Service

October 23, 2018

Via: Cloud Tweaks

By leveraging Zerto’s industry-leading disaster recovery (DR) software, Rackspace will provide managed services for all aspects of disaster recovery planning, testing and management with custom recovery service level agreements (SLA). Rackspace DRaaS for Zerto is another example of how Rackspace […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud, Others

Survey: Most companies use multicloud, but far less have tools for management

October 19, 2018

Via: Thoughts on Cloud

New research published this week by the IBM Institute for Business Value found that most enterprises — 85 percent — already operate in multicloud environments. And most of those that don’t currently use multicloud plan to soon. By 2021, 98 […]

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How to deal with data in a multicloud environment

September 28, 2018

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

You are setting up a quick report around sales for the year, and it needs to use three separate databases. One is an object database running on Amazon Web Services. The second and third are relational databases running on Microsoft […]

Deployment Models, Featured, Hybrid Cloud, Others

Taking Your Cloud Adoption To The Next Level

September 24, 2018

Via: CompareTheCloud

It’s not just about individual technology components. The future will involve hybrid cloud deployments that increase complexity and strategically manage multi-cloud services. Infrastructure and Operations (I&O) teams will need to work with multiple service providers designing, maintaining and continually adapting […]

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Tackling APIs in a multicloud world

September 10, 2018

Via: Thoughts on Cloud

Businesses have rapidly adopted cloud technologies for greater efficiency, lower cost and enhanced agility to drive innovation. But they aren’t picking just one cloud provider. They are deploying applications across a range of environments, including on-premises, private cloud and public […]

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VMware Opens Up Multicloud Opportunity for Partners

August 24, 2018

Via: Talkin' Cloud

Most VMware cloud providers (CPs) deliver cloud services powered by a VMware-based cloud; however, industry analysts say the future of IT is multicloud. That’s why on Friday the virtualization giant announced a portfolio of cloud services, or enhancements, to the […]

Deployment Models, Others

Qumulo’s File Fabric Now Available for Dell EMC Hardware

August 16, 2018

Via: Talkin' Cloud

Qumulo, the provider of Qumulo File Fabric (QF2) universal scalable file system software, has announced the availability of QF2 on Dell EMC PowerEdge servers. Qumulo software also runs on hardware the vendor sources, on HPE hardware, in the public cloud […]