Tag: deployment models

Cloud Security

To Win the Cloud Security Race, You Need the Right Recipe for Success

May 5, 2022

Via: CSO Online

Look to slow down a development team with security, and expect to be greeted with a wave of frustration. Between a lack of integration of security tools and confusion about shared responsibility, security teams are often playing from behind when […]

Global Cloud

Using the cloud to automate home building

January 4, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

It’s 2 a.m. and you’ve just put the finishing touches on the option list for your new home build. Last week you picked the lot with a mountain view, and this week you’ve configured your new 2,500-square-foot home using a […]

Global Cloud

DevOps or DevOops?

January 4, 2022

Via: InformationWeek

A decades-long history of IT request backlogs and user frustrations were what led to the emergence of DevOps in the first years of the 21st century. The promise of DevOps was that users would be more directly involved with IT […]

Global Cloud

CIO Agenda: Cloud, Cybersecurity, and AI Investments Ahead

October 25, 2021

Via: InformationWeek

Nearly two years after a massive disruption hit enterprises, a few lessons are evident. Some organizations quickly adapted to the circumstances, recognized the opportunities available, and acted to capitalize on them. Other organizations were caught unprepared for the unexpected and […]

Cloud Clients

Transitioning to the Cloud: It Shouldn’t Feel All That Different

January 7, 2021

Via: CIO

When enterprises around the world sent their employees home during the pandemic, IT teams were forced to hit fast forward on plans to support a more mobile workforce. The good news is many IT organizations had a blueprint in place […]

Service Models

General Catalyst’s Quentin Clark gets specific on SaaS, cloud maturity and startup valuations

March 5, 2020

Via: Tech Crunch

General Catalyst, a well-known venture capital firm with at least $1.4 billion in funds raised over time, has backed Hubspot, Jet, Ping Identity, and Kayak over the years. And General Catalyst isn’t slowing down, taking part in ten known rounds […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

Continuous Monitoring for Your Hybrid Cloud Systems

January 5, 2018

Via: Cloud Expo

Cavirin Systems has just announced C2, a SaaS offering designed to bring continuous security assessment and remediation to hybrid environments, containers, and data centers. Cavirin C2 is deployed within Amazon Web Services (AWS) and features a flexible licensing model for […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

At Ignite, Microsoft extends hybrid cloud beyond just infrastructure

December 29, 2017

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

For years Microsoft has talked about, previewed and at some times delayed the release of its Azure Stack hybrid cloud computing platform. But this week at its Ignite conference in Orlando Microsoft announced that Azure Stack is now shipping to […]

Deployment Models, Private Cloud

How to create self-driving private clouds

December 28, 2017

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

A few years ago, the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) outlined the five stages of self-driving vehicles. In actuality, there are six levels, but the zero level is no automation, so we will ignore that. The idea behind the different phases […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

Mixing and matching massively hybrid applications: the future of cloud

December 8, 2017

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

A year ago, IDC told us that 68 percent of organizations have adopted cloud for enterprise applications—and that it’s not just about cost, but about revenue increases as well. That study also says that 73 percent of respondents, who spanned […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

The Value of Extending IT Infrastructure to the Public Cloud

December 6, 2017

Via: Talkin' Cloud

Companies are working to transform themselves digitally, and there is perhaps no more important driver than the cloud. However, as more and more companies are discovering, there’s no single path when it comes to moving to the cloud. Rather, an […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud, Private Cloud, Public Cloud

Hybrid cloud? Private cloud? Public cloud? Multicloud? How to choose

November 6, 2017

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

My article “Don’t waste your time with a hybrid cloud” has gotten many people seeing red, and I can understand why. Many enterprise IT shops, and most enterprise technology companies, have pledged allegiance to the hybrid cloud model. The intellectual […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

What is hybrid cloud computing?

October 31, 2017

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

Hybrid cloud: Many believe it’s the eventual state that most businesses will operate in – some infrastructure resources on premises, others in the public cloud. Others believe it’s a term that has been muddled by varied definitions from a range […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

Google service promotes hybrid clouds

September 8, 2017

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

Google is offering enterprises a new way to build hybrid infrastructure, with a service that extends corporate networks into its cloud platform. Called Dedicated Interconnect, it allows companies to treat servers in Google’s cloud as if they were part of […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

HPE Acquires Cloud Technology Partners to Drive Hybrid Cloud

September 6, 2017

Via: Talkin' Cloud

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) has reached an agreement to acquire cloud consultancy Cloud Technology Partners (CTP) to grow the capabilities of its hybrid IT service HPE Pointnext, the companies announced today. Boston-based CTP, which was founded in 2010, launched AWS environment migration and […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Migrating to Public Clouds – On the increase for Enterprises!

September 5, 2017

Via: CompareTheCloud

We all think it’s too easy to migrate that key Virtual Machine instance to public clouds with the multitude of tools available today which makes us complacent with the perceived ease of Cloud Computing. However, in reality, moving that key […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

An Explanation on Why Hybrid Cloud is Here to Stay

August 31, 2017

Via: CompareTheCloud

Cloud isn’t just a passing trend, it’s here to stay – but it remains a challenge for some companies. So what’s holding business leaders back? Budget and resource constraints are often the biggest obstacles to organisations making changes to their […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

Beware of Hybrid Washing at a Cloud Laundromat Near You

June 23, 2017

Via: Data Center Knowledge

When cloud washing was all the rage five years ago, I predicted that when vendors could no longer cloud wash and get away with it, we would see the emergence of a more sinister type of cloud washing – hybrid […]

Deployment Models, Others

Amazon Drive Ends Unlimited Free Cloud Storage Plan

June 9, 2017

Via: CRN

Amazon on Thursday ended its policy of providing free unlimited cloud storage via Amazon Drive, opting instead to give its consumer and business users a smaller amount of free capacity in the Amazon cloud and charging for capacity beyond that. […]

Deployment Models, Others

Google’s machine-learning cloud pipeline explained

May 22, 2017

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

When Google first told the world about its Tensor Processing Unit, the strategy behind it seemed clear enough: Speed machine learning at scale by throwing custom hardware at the problem. Use commodity GPUs to train machine-learning models; use custom TPUs […]