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Global Cloud

WIIT: Enabling Enterprises to Realize the Full Potential of the Cloud While Bypassing its Complexity

November 9, 2022

Via: CIO

Based in Italy and with more than 20 years of experience helping enterprises, from large international firms to emerging mid-sized operations, grow their businesses with technology, WIIT serves a rapidly expanding and diverse customer base. With a full portfolio that […]


Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Key Announcements from Google Next, Microsoft Ignite, Oracle CloudWorld

November 7, 2022

Via: Data Center Knowledge

After a flurry of conferences, announcements, and events in the tech industry last month, it’s clear cloud providers experienced exponential growth in the last few years in AI and cloud capabilities. Based on Data Center Knowledge’s review of recent announcements […]


Editorial

Adopting a Hybrid Cloud Strategy: Biggest Advantages and Disadvantages

November 4, 2022

Via: Natalie Dunn

Today, information is the foundation of business success. However, the companies that can take advantage of this are facing a serious challenge. How do you store the vast amounts of data on which the future of your business depends? Should […]


Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Gartner warns of ‘inflationary pressure’ risk to global public cloud spending

October 31, 2022

Via: Computer Weekly

Gartner is warning that inflationary pressure could negatively affect its worldwide spending on public cloud services forecast, which presently suggests spending in this area is set to grow by more than 20% in 2023. The IT market watcher said global […]


Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Cloud spending forecast to grow despite faltering global economy

October 31, 2022

Via: CIO

Even as enterprises attempt to tackle economic headwinds with budget cutbacks, a research report from market research firm Gartner showed that end-user public cloud spending is expected to grow in 2023. The report, which covers categories such as infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS), […]


Cloud Security

Enhance Cloud Security Posture Management with Confidential VM

October 19, 2022

Via: Info World

The public cloud attracts enterprise customer adoption with its convenient deployment of services and abundant choices of configuration. However, while public cloud service providers offer extensive security for their hosting services, some still debate its trustworthiness and consider them an […]


Global Cloud

CIOs get strategic in the cloud: 4 success stories

October 19, 2022

Via: CIO

Enterprise CIOs are gobbling up a vast buffet of advanced cloud services in the post-pandemic era. In the aftermath of that unprecedented time, the cloud has evolved from a single-purpose compute and storage IaaS that saved business from global collapse […]


Global Cloud

Get used to cloud vendor lock-in

October 14, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

I’ll admit I felt a bit vindicated by this article about “embracing the discomfort” with cloud vendor lock-in. This is a reality I’ve stressed for years as organizations move to single and multicloud deployments. My viewpoint is not the result […]


Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Companies are still waiting for their cloud ROI

October 7, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

Most businesses have many reasons for shifting to the cloud. The most common is to save money. Sadly, it happens pretty rarely, at least in the short term. Instead, as The Wall Street Journal recently reported, company executives say their […]


Global Cloud

Which cloud is for you?

September 26, 2022

Via: Info World

Sure, sure. You’re totally “all in” on cloud. You and everyone else, right? Well, no. As we’ve covered multiple times, as hot as cloud is right now, it’s still a teeny, tiny fraction of overall IT spending, no matter what […]


Global Cloud

Why We Need a New Network Architecture to Connect Data Centers in the Cloud

September 23, 2022

Via: Data Center Knowledge

As enterprises accelerate their digital transformation efforts, they are increasingly turning to cloud applications and services running on servers located in off-premises data centers, including public cloud, hosted private cloud and multi-tenant colocation data centers. To provide the sophisticated connection […]


Global Cloud

3 wins and 3 losses for cloud computing

September 20, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

I often go through my old presentations from 2008 and before to review talks about the promise of cloud computing. Keep in mind, I’ve worked in the cloud computing field in one way or another since 1999, and I’ve seen […]


Cloud Security

Cloud compromise a doddle for threat actors as victims attest

September 13, 2022

Via: Computer Weekly

It takes an average of just three steps for a threat actor to infiltrate a target cloud environment and get to its “crown jewel” assets, and as a result, vast numbers of organisations are now experiencing cloud security incidents, with […]


Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Start with a logical cloud architecture

September 9, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

Throughout my career as a practitioner and teacher of cloud architecture and general enterprise architecture, I’ve focused on the distinction between logical and physical architectures. It’s no secret what they comprise: A logical architecture is a structure of technology concepts […]


Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

Hybrid Computing Lays the Foundation for Using Public Cloud in Financial Services

September 7, 2022

Via: CIO

The successful journey to cloud adoption for Banking, Financial Services, and Insurance (BFSI) enterprises cannot be completed without addressing the complexities of core business systems. Many businesses have been able to migrate corporate support systems – such as ERP and […]


Global Cloud

NetApp storage goes GA for VMware Cloud on AWS

August 30, 2022

Via: Computer Weekly

NetApp has announced the general availability of its Ontap storage for VMware Cloud on AWS. According to NetApp, that will help customers make savings of 20-50% in TCO by being able to scale cloud storage independently of compute. The offering […]


Deployment Models, Others

The Role of Platform Teams in Accelerating Modernization and Multi-Cloud Journeys

August 12, 2022

Via: CIO

Organizations have seen tremendous digital transformation for several years now, but especially in the past year, we have seen many accelerate that digital journey. From navigating the new world of remote-first work to deploying modern apps in record time while […]


Global Cloud

Cloud Without Modernization Is an Antipattern

August 11, 2022

Via: InformationWeek

Your cloud strategy may be “all in, right now” or a slower, incremental approach. But whichever way you choose, modernization is a must. Cloud without modernization, as a cloud security architect once told me, is just a move from one […]


Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Sensitive data in the cloud gets new automated remediation tool from BigID

August 10, 2022

Via: CSO Online

Data intelligence company BigID announced this week at the Black Hat conference in Las Vegas that it has rolled out new features for its privacy and data protection platform, allowing users to programmatically restrict access to sensitive cloud-based information when […]


Cloud Clients

Lessons from Target’s cloud journey, a decade in the making

July 29, 2022

Via: CIO Dive

When businesses decide to move to the cloud, it means reworking applications, planning and deciding which workloads go where. About a decade ago, Target started its cloud journey thanks to the holiday season. Hari Govind, SVP of infrastructure at Target, […]