Tag: public cloud

Global Cloud

The egregious eleven: 11 top cloud security threats

October 11, 2019

Via: CSO Online

Cloud computing continues to transform the way organizations use, store, and share data, applications, and workloads. It has also introduced a host of new security threats and challenges. With so much data going into the cloud—and into public cloud services […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

Is hybrid cloud certification right for you?

October 3, 2019

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

After years of shifting applications to the public cloud, enterprises realize it’s not the right fit for every app and are pulling some back to private clouds, forcing them to adopt a hybrid strategy. But it’s not an easy process […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

It’s time to change your cloud operating model

October 1, 2019

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

Enterprises need to change workflows and internal processes around the use of public cloud computing. There, I said it. Organizations understand that the cloud has a huge impact on how they work. This includes the ability to improve agility and […]

Cloud Clients, Global Cloud

FedEx Cloud Dojo accelerates digital transformation

September 30, 2019

Via: CIO

One of the nagging challenges IT leaders face is cultivating enough talent to adopt and implement cloud services, so they often resort to poaching from other companies or scouring universities for engineers schooled in modern computing skills. But that piecemeal […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud, Others

The arrival of ‘multicloud 2.0’

September 20, 2019

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

The “2.0” thing is getting a bit tiresome. It’s a common term our industry uses to indicate that something could be a game changer, but can we be a bit more innovative and creative? In the case of multicloud, the […]

Global Cloud

It’s time for cloud management with automated fixes

September 6, 2019

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

It’s 4:00 in the morning, and you are awoken out of a sound sleep by a phone call from your cloudops center. It seems the inventory application in the public cloud is down. You know this because some tile on […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Microsoft buys start-up Movere to help businesses move work to the cloud

September 5, 2019

Via: Cloud Tweaks

Microsoft’s effort to get more businesses onto its Azure public cloud is poised to get an assist from the acquisition of a start-up called Movere. Movere’s technology helps IT administrators better understand how data center tools are used and then […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

What multicloud really costs

August 30, 2019

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

Multicloud is becoming the de facto standard. Indeed, a solid 84 percent of the respondents in the RightScale report use more than four cloud providers, including both the public and private clouds. (Note, RightScale is now part of Flexera.) However, […]

Global Cloud

Don’t let the FUD cloud the cloud

August 29, 2019

Via: CompareTheCloud

It’s very easy to get criticism, as a technical consultant, evangelising about the use of public cloud. The level of FUD (Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt) can sometimes be deafening. The reality is clear though – Fintech and Insurtech companies are […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Edge Computing Replaces Public Clouds in Multiple Use Case Scenarios

August 20, 2019

Via: Cloud Tweaks

The edge computing market in the United States is forecast to have revenues of over $1 billion by 2025, with manufacturing being the largest user of edge computing services closely followed by telecoms and consumer appliances. Consumers are demanding more […]