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How the Cloud Made Computing Harder, Not Easier

November 23, 2022

Via: Data Center Knowledge

Remember when cloud computing was supposed to make the lives of IT pros easier? When PaaS and IaaS would free IT teams of the burden of physical infrastructure management, and SaaS would make it easy to deliver applications to any […]


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Companies grapple with SaaS application management

November 23, 2022

Via: CIO Dive

As the impacts of record-setting inflation cause businesses to have lower spending power, CIOs have to do more with less. On top of that, many companies struggle to control app redundancy, unnecessary spending and complexity from the expansion of enterprise […]


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Using AWS AppConfig Extensions

November 22, 2022

Via: Cloud Tweaks

Using feature flags and other runtime configuration types is a fast-evolving technology segment. Adjusting your software behavior with a minor configuration update instead of deploying code lets teams move faster and more safely. Furthermore, releasing a feature using a feature […]


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The difference between SaaS-based and cloud-based services

November 17, 2022

Via: Cloud Tweaks

When businesses look at technology options, they can choose between cloud-based services or Software as a Service (SaaS) for their needs. These two related solutions are similar but offer plenty of benefits for business leaders. Selecting the right technology means […]


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With Linode, Akamai expands into edge cloud computing development

November 10, 2022

Via: ZDnet

Earlier this year, when Akamai bought infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) cloud platform provider Linode for about $900 million, it wasn’t clear how Akamai’s content delivery network (CDN) and security services would work well with Linode’s developer-friendly, Linux-based, Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) cloud. Now, we […]


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How to choose a cloud CI/CD platform

October 24, 2022

Via: Info World

If your goals are high-velocity software development and frequent delivery of working builds to production, you need to automate at least part of the testing and delivery process. Ideally, that means implementing CI/CD pipelines for your projects, along with test […]


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It’s time to prioritize SaaS security

October 21, 2022

Via: Info World

We’ve made a point of shoring up security for infrastructure-as-a-service clouds since they are so complex and have so many moving parts. Unfortunately, the many software-as-a-service systems in use for more than 20 years now have fallen down the cloud […]


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Fortinet’s SASE enhancements target remote-user access to private cloud, SaaS apps

October 18, 2022

Via: Network World

New capabilities in Fortinet’s secure access service edge (SASE) package are designed to help customers better secure their private and cloud-based assets. Fortinet added Secure Private Access and Secure SaaS Access features to its FortiSASE security platform, which includes SD-WAN, […]


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Lessons in learning cloud from the Capital One textbook

October 12, 2022

Via: CIO Dive

Eliminating antiquated data centers, accessing vast computational power, optimizing ERM tools and onboarding sleek “as a Service” applications — the tactical benefits of cloud are clear. It’s the strategic potential of modernization, and the ROI, which remain elusive for many […]


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Could Subscription Models Work for Cloud Services?

October 10, 2022

Via: InformationWeek

The pandemic ushered in a period of digital transformation so unprecedented that it made futuristic endeavors a reality. One major trend that emerged was consumers gravitated toward platforms and services that offered a subscription-based model — a trend that isn’t […]


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Data, Data, Everywhere: How Titanium Built a Cloud IoT Platform

September 19, 2022

Via: CIO

Internet of Things (IoT) data can pour in from pretty much everywhere, be it from sensors that monitor air quality in a building, intelligent devices in a smart city, or mobile apps with an augmented reality overlay to enhance a […]


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VMware touts multicloud networking, security, management upgrades

August 30, 2022

Via: Network World

VMware is looking to ease the networking, security and management hassles of running enterprise multicloud environments with a raft of new products introduced at its VMware Explore 2022 conclave in Las Vegas this week. The new products include a SaaS-based […]


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Sharing Responsibility for Data Security in the Cloud

August 25, 2022

Via: CIO

As organizations shape the contours of a secure edge-to-cloud strategy, it’s important to align with partners that prioritize both cybersecurity and risk management, with clear boundaries of shared responsibility. The security-shared-responsibility model is essential when choosing as-a-service offerings, which make […]


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Optimize and Accelerate Cloud Apps for Cost Reduction With Intel Workload Optimizer

August 23, 2022

Via: Info World

Presidio is always looking for the latest technologies, whether from established companies or disruptive newcomers, that can help address customer pain points. Take for instance a common challenge for organizations that have migrated to the cloud and now need to […]


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What cloud native means for your business

August 1, 2022

Via: Info World

From manufacturing to transportation to retail, companies across virtually every industry are supporting their digital transformations by moving to a cloud-based infrastructure. The shift from on-premises software to cloud services has been revolutionary to the process of application development and […]


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Large-scale cloud migration for a top APAC retailer

July 5, 2022

Via: CIO Dive

While the post-pandemic “let’s go digital-first” has the business world abuzz, any company that’s been around for more than five years can tell you that modernization is easier said than done. Especially concerning cloud migration, the reality’s that moving on-premise […]


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IBM brings hybrid-cloud app services to z/OS mainframes

June 30, 2022

Via: Network World

IBM has introduced a service for its mainframe customers to create a cloud environment for developing and testing applications. Wazi as a Service can be used to create z/OS infrastructure instances for development and testing z/OS application components in a […]


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IaaS, PaaS, drive public cloud ecosystem revenue to $126 billion in Q1

June 23, 2022

Via: Info World

Driven by user uptake of IaaS (infrastructure-as-a-service) and PaaS (platform-as-a-service) services, public cloud ecosystem revenue during the first quarter of the year jumped by 26% to reach $126 billion, according to new research from Synergy Research Group. The figure takes […]


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Oracle to boost cloud investments after a strong quarter

June 14, 2022

Via: CIO

The demand for cloud infrastructure combined with the rise in sales of SaaS services boosted Oracle’s fourth quarter revenue for fiscal year 2022, but the acquisition of healthcare tech company Cerner has chalked up a debt of $15.8 billion. During […]


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How Shift Left Security Helps Developers Build More Secure Cloud-Native Apps

May 25, 2022

Via: CSO Online

During the past decade, the push-pull between security and developers led many organizations to build security earlier in the app development lifecycle. This new approach focuses on finding and remediating vulnerabilities earlier. Development teams want to build applications quickly. But […]