Category: Public Cloud

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

How the cloud will support colleges and universities post-pandemic

May 19, 2020

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

Even before COVID-19, education technology experienced high growth, with global edtech investments reaching $18.66 billion in 2019. The overall market for online education is projected to reach $350 billion by 2025. But these numbers are now being “reimagined.” Language apps, […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Where to direct healthcare spending on cloud computing

May 12, 2020

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

Recently, a metropolitan hospital system was assessing the impact of COVID-19 on its effectiveness in delivering care as well as on its business aspect. The patterns were pretty clear in terms of how healthcare had been delivered during the outbreak, […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

IBM Cloud Satellite brings IBM public cloud on premises

May 5, 2020

Via: ZDnet

While IBM’s primary cloud message over the past few years has been about multi-cloud, it has continued to offer its own public cloud and has targeted it at complex enterprise workloads that typically run on mainframes or other systems. Among […]

Deployment Models, Private Cloud, Public Cloud

Finding the silver lining in a private cloud

April 27, 2020

Via: CompareTheCloud

Public sector organisations are increasingly making the jump to public cloud. But while this is a positive step in their journey towards modernising services, it also brings its challenges. Migration to the public cloud is by no means a new […]

Cloud Clients, Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud, Private Cloud, Public Cloud

9 Mistakes to Avoid When Choosing a Cloud

April 9, 2020

Via: Cloud Tweaks

MISTAKES TO AVOID WHEN CHOOSING A CLOUD According to Gartner, the worldwide public cloud services market is forecast to grow 17% in 2020 to total $266.4 billion, up from $227.8 billion in 2019. While the benefits are too compelling to […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Can public clouds keep up with the pandemic surge?

March 27, 2020

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

As more and more businesses switch to virtual work from home “offices,” cloud computing and cloud-based systems suddenly have new credibility. Cloud computing makes it much easier to manage daily operations when a company’s workforce becomes largely distributed, and enterprises […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Cloud repatriation rescues CIOs from mounting costs

March 26, 2020

Via: CIO

The public cloud offers the potential for better business agility, but offloading critical computing resources has a darker side. Some IT leaders are learning that running certain applications in a public cloud can cost more than doing so on-premises, leading […]

Deployment Models, Global Cloud, Public Cloud

This just in: Cloud computing is hard

March 3, 2020

Via: InfoWorld

In news that I would file under “duh,” almost 60 percent of U.K. businesses think that cloud has overpromised and underdelivered, according to a report sponsored by the consulting company Capita. The report surveyed 200 IT decision-makers in the United […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Google Cloud’s newest data center opens in Salt Lake City

February 27, 2020

Via: Tech Crunch

Google Cloud announced today that its new data center in Salt Lake City has opened, making it the 22nd such center the company has opened to date. This Salt Lake City data center marks the third in the western region […]

Cloud Clients, Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Microsoft’s Azure Sphere, its Linux-based microcontroller plus cloud service, hits general availability

February 24, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Microsoft’s Azure Sphere hardware and service designed to better secure Internet of Things (IoT) devices is generally available as of today, February 24. Microsoft initially introduced Azure Sphere, which includes a Microsoft-developed Linux operating system for microcontrollers, in 2018. The […]