Category: Public Cloud

Deployment Models, Global Cloud, Public Cloud

VMware combines Tanzu, Cloud Foundation platforms to launch new VMware Cloud

March 31, 2021

Via: ZDnet

VMware on Wednesday unveiled VMware Cloud, a set of modular, multi-cloud services that bring together VMware’s Tanzu and Cloud Foundation platforms. Tanzu is VMware’s portfolio for building and managing modern applications and is designed to deliver enterprise-grade Kubernetes at scale. […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Why loosely coupled state in public clouds is better

March 16, 2021

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

State retention has been debated in the world of development for years. Moreover, we are always looking for ways to do it better with fewer resources. The use of public clouds basically changes the consumption model for storage, compute, databases, […]

Deployment Models, Global Cloud, Public Cloud

The cloud is green. Let’s get on with migration

March 12, 2021

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

A new report from IDC shows that the continued growth of public cloud computing could prevent the emission of more than 1 billion metric tons of carbon dioxide (CO2) from 2021 through 2024. Reduced power consumption and emissions means we’re […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud, Public Cloud

Multicloud architecture decomposition simplified

March 5, 2021

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

Architectures are like opinions; everyone has one that’s based on their own biases. Sometimes it’s a dedication to using only open source solutions, a specific brand of public cloud, relational databases, you name it. These biases are often the driving […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Public Cloud: Managing Cost, Risk, and Governance

March 1, 2021

Via: CIO

Public cloud adoption is gaining momentum. And while many companies had already begun to embark on their digital transformations ahead of the pandemic, COVID-19 certainly accelerated this transition in 2020. In fact, in a recent study, more than eight in […]

Deployment Models, Global Cloud, Public Cloud

Okta CEO: Here’s where cloud identity management is headed

February 15, 2021

Via: CSO Online

Todd McKinnon founded Okta in 2009 on the outrageous notion that business user identity could be managed in the cloud. In an in-depth 2013 interview on InfoWorld, McKinnon, the former VP of engineering for Salesforce, argued that mass migration to […]

Cloud Security, Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud, Public Cloud

5 Ways to Overcome Cloud Security Challenges

February 11, 2021

Via: Security Intelligence

During the second quarter of 2020 — for the first time in history — customers worldwide spent more on public cloud systems than on investments in non-cloud IT systems. With more cloud spending than ever before, the battle for market […]

Deployment Models, Global Cloud, Private Cloud, Public Cloud

7 enterprise cloud strategy trends for 2021

February 9, 2021

Via: CIO

Cloud computing has become the preferred model for modernizing IT portfolios, with CIOs claiming that migrating applications to a combination of public and private clouds affords them greater business agility. And during the pandemic the increased consumption of cloud services […]

Deployment Models, Global Cloud, Public Cloud

Microsoft pushes ‘in cloud’ settings collection to simplify PC management

February 4, 2021

Via: Computerworld

Microsoft this week offered corporate customers a new set of configuration settings that it said would create easier-to-manage PCs suitable for wide swaths of users, ranging from remote workers to students who needed little more than a browser and a […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Microsoft makes available Windows 10 ‘in cloud’ configuration settings for IT admins

February 2, 2021

Via: ZDnet

Microsoft is making available a recommended set of configuration settings to IT pros who want to set up Windows 10 devices in a cloud-first way. Called Windows 10 “in cloud” configuration, these settings apply to Windows 10, Microsoft Endpoint Manager […]