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Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

Hybrid Cloud Adoption Brings Security on the Go

January 15, 2021

Via: Security Intelligence

Hybrid cloud environments are a common sight in today’s digital world. IBM’s Assembling Your Cloud Orchestra report found 85% of organizations already utilize a hybrid cloud and 98% anticipate having one in place within three years. This type of cloud […]


Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud, Infrastructure as a service (IaaS), Service Models

Running a Hybrid Cloud Practice Means “Cloud-Everywhere”

January 5, 2021

Via: CIO

As someone responsible for running a global consulting practice, other than running the business, there are two drivers: Is “cloud everywhere” real or hype for customers? What is the nature of cloud services that are sourced on-premises? The principle of […]


Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

Northcott bolsters disability care with virtualisation and a move to hybrid cloud

January 5, 2021

Via: ZDnet

Australian-based not-for-profit organisation Northcott Disability Services may have been “paying good money” for its on-premise environment but according to the organisation’s CIO Paul Herbert, it was not doing its 184 worksites across Australia any favours. “The sites were unloved; a […]


Global Cloud

Salesforce has built a deep bench of executive talent via acquisition

December 31, 2020

Via: Tech Crunch

When Salesforce acquired Quip in 2016 for $750 million, it gained CEO and co-founder Bret Taylor as part of the deal. Taylor has since risen quickly through the ranks of the software giant to become president and COO, second in […]


Deployment Models, Global Cloud, Hybrid Cloud

My 2021 cloud computing New Year’s resolutions

December 29, 2020

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

Typical New Year’s resolutions focus on personal and professional development—ways to improve. Although I certainly have personal goals of no interest to anyone but myself, I also have some related to the cloud computing profession. I’ll share them in hopes […]


Global Cloud

Nutanix extends hyperconverged umbrella to cloud storage

December 4, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Nutanix, which has evolved software-defined hyperconverged into a form of hybrid and private cloud control plane, is taking the logical next step with new support of the economic and durable storage of public cloud. It is extending the control plane […]


Deployment Models, Global Cloud, Hybrid Cloud

What to know about Azure Arc’s hybrid-cloud server management

December 2, 2020

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

Azure Arc for servers, a centralized management tool that provides visibility into Azure data services, Kubernetes clusters, and servers running Windows or Linux, has been generally available since September, helping fulfill Microsoft’s stated intent to support enterprise hybrid-cloud architectures. By […]


Global Cloud, Hybrid Cloud

IBM sharpens its hybrid cloud, AI focus with Instana buy

November 18, 2020

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

IBM has announced a definitive agreement to acquire Instana, an application performance monitoring firm. Financial details were not disclosed. Once the acquisition closes, Instana’s technology will be incorporated into IBM’s hybrid cloud and artificial intelligence portfolios – two markets IBM […]


Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

Open Source Mindset Bolsters Hybrid Cloud Strategies

November 12, 2020

Via: CIO

There is a cloud strategy for every organization, and typically it involves a hybrid infrastructure comprising multiple clouds. Only 9% of enterprises rely on 100% on-premises IT environment, and only 9% rely on an all-cloud environment, according to IDG’s 2020 […]


Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

IBM grows automation, data features for hybrid cloud control

November 11, 2020

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

IBM continued enhancing its core Cloud Pak hybrid cloud software offerings, this week bolstering automation and data features that will let customers simplify everything from software provisioning and patching, to data discovery and document processing. IBM Cloud Paks are bundles […]