Tag: cloud computing

Cloud Computing Issues

The path to cloud security goes through integration

December 7, 2018

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

The cloud security problem is not really a problem any more. Indeed, we have the best security technology in the public clouds these days, and in some cases it’s better than what’s in the on-premises systems that are no longer […]

Cloud Computing Issues

How Cloud Computing Will Transform Traditional IT in 2019

December 3, 2018

Via: CompareTheCloud

Multicloud Systems Before, there was a single cloud that could be shared by entire organisations or individual people. Multicloud systems will become more popular in 2019, helping organisations limit access to and share information. This will give them greater control […]

Cloud Computing Issues

End the cloud lottery and reduce your risk

November 20, 2018

Via: CompareTheCloud

The act of securing units of IT on the cloud is a great example of the tyranny of choice. We all like to think we get the best solution for our organisation, one that will reduce our business risk, be […]

Cloud Computing Issues

The battle of the health clouds

November 8, 2018

Via: CIO

At a recent event, I witnessed a panel discussion featuring senior executives from top tech firms discussing their plans for healthcare. They were steadfast in their belief that health care is going to be disrupted by the big cloud tech […]

Cloud Computing Issues

Coming soon: Public blockchains for private business data

November 6, 2018

Via: Computerworld

Accounting and consultancy firm Ernst & Young (EY) has developed a public blockchain network for private business transactions and plans to launch it next year. Enterprise blockchains typically run on private or permissioned blockchains, which are centrally administered but invitation-only […]

Cloud Computing Issues

How to deal with big cloud acquisitions

November 1, 2018

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

We’ll see more big cloud deals next year. Here’s why: The big enterprise tech companies are losing market share to the cloud, so they are looking to buy back the market share they are losing. Indeed, cloud computing is eroding […]

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, Hybrid Cloud

IBM says buying Red Hat makes it the biggest in hybrid cloud

October 29, 2018

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

In a move that IBM says will make it the world’s leader in hybrid cloud, the company says it’s going to buy open-source giant Red Hat for $34 billion, banking on what it sees as Red Hat’s potential to become […]

Cloud Computing Issues

Steel yourself for the cloud hangover

October 16, 2018

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

A poll of 250 IT decision makers across North America conducted by managed services provider Softchoice that polled found preparation for cloud initiatives is on track. 83 percent of those polled said they had assessed existing applications to determine if […]

Cloud Computing Issues

Serverless cloud computing: Don’t go overboard

October 9, 2018

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

There are lots of big cloud shows coming up, and the core themes will be containers, devops integration, and more serverless computing services, such as databases, middleware, and dev tools. Why the focus on serverless computing? It’s a helpful concept, […]