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Deployment Models, Others

What is multicloud?

October 24, 2018

Via: Thoughts on Cloud

You might have heard that multicloud is the future of IT. It would be more accurate to say it’s the present of IT. According to Rightscale, more than 80 percent of enterprises already have a multicloud strategy. But what is […]


Cloud Computing Issues

5G will bring cloud computing to everyone

September 25, 2018

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

I gave a cloud computing talk in a rural Midwest town a few years ago. I went on and on about the benefits of using the cloud. During my talk, I noticed a lot of folded arms and concerned faces. […]


Cloud Computing Issues

4 hidden cloud computing costs that will get you fired

September 21, 2018

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

John just finished the first wave on cloud workload migrations for his company. With a solid 500 applications and related data sets migrated to a public cloud, he now has a good understanding of what the costs are after these […]


Deployment Models, Public Cloud

The 3 reasons CIOs have become cloud-first

September 11, 2018

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

CIOs are increasingly assured that a cloud-first strategy is the way to go. Analyst firm Gartner says global spending on public cloud services will grow 21.4 percent through 2018 to total $186.4 billion, up from $153.5 billion in 2017. So, […]


Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud, Public Cloud

Call me surprised: Google takes a step in the “public cloud vendors offering private” race

August 1, 2018

Via: The Diversity Blog

If you had asked me, a year or so ago, which of the three largest public cloud vendors was most likely to offer a compelling hybrid cloud offering, I would have said Microsoft without a doubt. After all, AWS is […]


Cloud Computing Issues

Cloudops: The neglected part of cloud migration

July 31, 2018

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

It’s 2:00 a.m. A pager goes off in a suburban home. A bleary-eyed woman makes her way to a terminal hooked up to a 1200-baud modem. She works until 6:00 a.m. to fix the system problem remotely, this time just […]


Deployment Models, Others

Multicloud strategy | The 5 Steps to transition

July 24, 2018

Via: CompareTheCloud

Multicloud is mostly about operational changes. Making distributed pools of resources behave as one cohesive infrastructure requires over-the-top orchestration and automation, end-to-end across the entire enterprise network from the data centre and public cloud to the cloud on-ramps in the […]


Cloud Computing Issues

Google to offer blockchain as part of cloud service

July 23, 2018

Via: Computerworld

Google has announced the second of two partnerships that will allow it to offer the financial services industry and others a cloud-based platform on which they can develop and run blockchain-based applications. In a blog post ahead of its Google […]


Cloud Computing Issues

Cloud migration – healing the pain that keeps giving

June 21, 2018

Via: CompareTheCloud

They are waking up–day after day–to the sobering realisation that they can’t manage what they can’t see. And visibility rapidly decreases with cloud migration and hybrid-cloud applications spanning legacy, private and public cloud infrastructure. At a time when businesses are […]


Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud, Public Cloud

IBM launches new data centers worldwide for hybrid enterprise clouds

June 11, 2018

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

CIOs and data center managers who run large hybrid clouds worldwide have a good chance of hearing IBM knock on their doors in the next few months. That’s because IBM is expanding its global data center footprint, opening 18 new […]