Tag: public cloud

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Why Parler’s revival on public cloud is complicated and unlikely

January 12, 2021

Via: ZDnet

Now that Amazon Web Services has shut down Parler, will the social network rebuild elsewhere? Parler CEO John Matze says Parler will be back with “many competing for our business.” Don’t bet on it. There appears to be no major […]

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 […]

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, Hybrid Cloud

2 mistakes that will kill your multicloud project

December 22, 2020

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

Multicloud should be easy, right? I mean, it’s just deploying and managing more than a single public cloud. This has unfortunately not been the case. As more enterprises deploy multicloud architectures, some avoidable mistakes are happening over and over again. […]

Deployment Models, Private Cloud, Public Cloud

In public and private markets, cloud earnings and valuations heat up

December 11, 2020

Via: Tech Crunch

This quarter, strong earnings results from public cloud companies were overshadowed by a seemingly endless IPO cycle. Another moment we somewhat missed over the last few weeks was the stock market pushing the value of public cloud companies to all-time […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud nabs $7.7M seed to remove barriers between public clouds

November 25, 2020

Via: Tech Crunch

When you launch an application in the public cloud, you usually put everything on one provider, but what if you could choose the components based on cost and technology and have your database one place and your storage another? That’s […]

Global Cloud

Cloud computing: Now even more of your apps are about to make the jump

November 17, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Cloud computing will account for an even bigger chunk of enterprise tech spending over the next few years, as businesses decide it’s time to migrate even more applications and services. Spending on public cloud services is expected to grow 18.4% […]

Global Cloud

How do VPN vs. cloud services compare for remote work?

November 11, 2020

Via: Computer Weekly

In early 2020, many IT departments rushed to handle the major uptick in remote employees due to the COVID-19 pandemic. For the most part, administrators pulled off the impossible and successfully provided the digital resources their employees needed. As the […]

Global Cloud

What will cloud security look like in 3 years?

November 6, 2020

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

Gartner states through 2020, public IaaS workloads will suffer at least 60 percent fewer security incidents than workloads in traditional data centers. When I pointed this out several years ago, many scoffed at the claim. Both the hyperscalers and third-party […]

Deployment Models, Global Cloud, Private Cloud, Public Cloud

Microsoft ‘Aquila’: System Center Operations Manager in the cloud

November 4, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Microsoft is gearing up to make System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) available in its cloud. That project, codenamed “Aquila,” according to several contacts of mine, should be entering private preview in the relatively near future. SCOM is Microsoft’s on-premises solution […]