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Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

IBM marries on-premises, private- and public-cloud data

February 14, 2019

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

IBM has taken the wraps off of a new multi-cloud integration platform it hopes will help customers manage, secure and integrate data no matter where it resides – in on-premise, private-cloud or public-cloud applications. Enterprise customers are faced with the […]


Cloud Computing Issues

Five Trends to Define Cloud Computing in 2019

February 8, 2019

Via: CompareTheCloud

In this software-driven economy, going cloud native will no longer be optional for many businesses. Being cloud native allows companies to get new products and services to market faster, provides greater agility, and enables scalable on-demand computing capacity. In the […]


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Why cloud computing suddenly seems so hard and expensive

February 8, 2019

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

A survey of 100 IT decision-makers in companies with 500 or more employees conducted by NetEnrich found that 85 percent claimed either moderate or extensive production use of cloud infrastructure. What’s not surprising, and what I’ve been saying here, 80 […]


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Amazon partners with New York colleges on a cloud computing job training program

January 30, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

A day after Amazon detailed plans to fund computer science classes in New York area high schools, in an effort to expand its tech pipeline for its new HQ2 location in Queens, the company this morning announced a second educational […]


Cloud clients, Cloud Computing Issues

Alibaba’s Q4 cloud revenue up 84 percent from a year ago

January 30, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Alibaba’s cloud business exited the fourth quarter nearing a $4 billion annual revenue run rate. The Chinese e-commerce giant said its cloud computing business saw revenue jump 84 percent in the fourth quarter to $962 million. Cloud computing is now […]


Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

It’s time to kick your ERP system to the curb and go SaaS

January 25, 2019

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

According to Cisco’s Global Cloud Index, 59 percent of all cloud workflows were delivered as software-as-a-service (SaaS) by 2019. But infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) dropped to 28 percent from 44 percent in 2013, and that platform-as-a-service (PaaS) was only 13 percent for […]


Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

What you must know about moving ERP to the cloud

January 15, 2019

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

Nearly 70 percent of enterprise organizations are currently migrating data for enterprise resource planning (ERP) applications to the cloud, according to a report from the Cloud Security Alliance. Almost 90 percent of those surveyed said these business-critical ERP apps (SAP, […]


Cloud Computing Issues

Now is the time to get serious about your cloud strategy

January 4, 2019

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

IT loves its enterprise data centers. Who can blame IT? Data centers are LED light works of modern art these days. Indeed, I like visiting data centers just to enjoy how they are designed and watch the lights blink. The […]


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How to find that scarce cloud talent

December 21, 2018

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

You’re walking to your car from a major public cloud provider’s building that houses about 1,000 employees. You have an envelope on your windshield that looks like an invitation to a fancy wedding. Upon opening it up, you find it’s […]


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The 2 most important cloud resolutions you should make

December 18, 2018

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

Remember your 2018 New Year’s resolutions? Some happened but most did not. Still, the advent of the new year is useful for taking inventory and figuring out new ways forward and changing for the good. So, what about your cloud […]