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Global Cloud

Looking After the Pennies: Remote Accounting Likely to Fail Without Cloud Computing

October 20, 2021

Via: CompareTheCloud

Generally, accounting systems are designed to cope with a finite amount of data and basic transactions. This has meant that many of these systems have begun to slow and become difficult to access as they attempt to deal with unprecedented […]


Global Cloud

3 things to add to your 2022 cloud to-do list

October 19, 2021

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

Cloud budgets have expanded in the last two years. Although most see the pandemic as the cause, the reality is that IT dollars have shifted to the cloud for pragmatic reasons as well, such as shutting down aging data centers […]


Global Cloud

Real-world Examples Illustrate How Cloud Becomes a Payments Catalyst

October 19, 2021

Via: CIO

Global online payments registered robust growth during the pandemic due to the shift to digital commerce. Economic recovery in both B2C and B2B sectors is likely to sustain the momentum in payment services. Regulatory approvals for open banking systems and […]


Global Cloud

Modernizing IT with a Cloud-Native Migration Strategy

October 15, 2021

Via: CIO

In some ways, cloud computing has been a victim of its own success. Cloud-based services and infrastructure became so popular and easy to adopt that many organizations ended up adding multiple cloud solutions haphazardly and disjointedly. In fact, much of […]


Global Cloud

How to become a cloud architecture generalist

October 15, 2021

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

Based on the feedback here and from social media, this post about being a cloud architectural generalist, not a specialist hit a few nerves. For a long time I’ve said that cloud architects need to be aware of all technology […]


Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Google Cloud extends its reach with new Distributed Cloud options

October 13, 2021

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

Google Cloud is extending its reach into customers’ data centers and out to the edge under its new Distributed Cloud banner, primarily aimed at customers with unique data sovereignty, latency, or local data-processing requirements. The two new options announced this […]


Service Models

How to choose a cloud IoT platform

October 12, 2021

Via: Info World

IoT, the Internet of Things, is currently one of the most hyped concepts in the computing world. Cloud IoT platforms may even exceed IoT on the hype scale. Nevertheless, both have real applications and could become important to your business. […]


Global Cloud

AI won’t save you from a move to cloud computing

October 12, 2021

Via: Info World

A new survey on data center staffing sponsored by the Uptime Institute indicates the skills shortages continue, and survey participants do not expect artificial intelligence (AI) to reduce skills requirements anytime soon. About 50% of the enterprise data center managers […]


Global Cloud

Which cloud database should you use?

October 12, 2021

Via: Info World

The fundamental principle of cloud systems is a focus on multiple, disposable, and replaceable machines. This has direct consequences for the implementation techniques, and therefore the capabilities of database systems implemented in the cloud. Traditional databases can be roughly classified […]


Global Cloud

You’ve migrated to the cloud, now what?

October 11, 2021

Via: CIO

In a 2011 article in The Atlantic, senior editor Rebecca Rosen makes the case that clouds may be the most useful metaphor of all time, in part because they are constantly changing. That is certainly the case for cloud computing. […]