Tag: public cloud

Global Cloud

Addressing the Security Demands of Today’s Dynamic Cloud Environments

February 21, 2020

Via: CSO Online

The cloud is everywhere and organizations are using the cloud in one way or another. The majority of organizations have a dynamic cloud environment, with workloads spread across public cloud, private cloud, hybrid cloud and multi-cloud. As organizations develop their […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Google Cloud acquires mainframe migration service Cornerstone

February 19, 2020

Via: Tech Crunch

Google today announced that it has acquired Cornerstone, a Dutch company that specializes in helping enterprise migrate their legacy workloads from mainframes to public clouds. Cornerstone, which provides very hands-on migration assistance, will form the basis of Google Cloud’s mainframe-to-GCP […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Cloud spending is outpacing cloud cost governance

February 7, 2020

Via: InfoWorld

Enterprises across the globe dished out a record $107 billion for cloud computing infrastructure services in 2019. This is up 37 percent from the previous year, according to a new report released by analyst firm Canalys. This is not surprising […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

2 suggestions for surviving the 2020 cloud job explosion

January 28, 2020

Via: InfoWorld

The market for public cloud services is predicted to hit $331.2 billion by 2022. If you’re keeping track, this would make the cloud services industry three times bigger than IT services as a whole according to a new study from […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Cloud spending set to outpace traditional computing

January 21, 2020

Via: InfoWorld

According to IDC, in 2019 the public cloud saw little change in market share, making up just more than 30 percent of the overall cloud IT infrastructure market. Of course, this is likely to grow significantly, expected to reach almost […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Understand ‘as is’ before you migrate to the cloud

January 17, 2020

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

You’ve migrated 200 workloads to the cloud, along with connected data. Unfortunately, only three months after the migrated applications go live you discover that you’re out of compliance with laws and regulations of your industry. To make matters worse, the […]

Global Cloud

Cloud computing is the unheralded hero at CES 2020

January 7, 2020

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

I’m speaking at CES 2020 this year. This is the first non-cloud-focused event I’ve attended in years, and I’m looking forward to learning about new things. What strikes me though is that this is actually a cloud event in disguise. […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Your excess server resources are wanted in the cloud

January 3, 2020

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

Although not a new concept, we are now looking at the opportunity for those who have private servers with excess capacity to rent that capacity to a cloud service provider that can dole out those compute and storage systems on […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Azure founders reflect on Microsoft’s first decade as a public cloud vendor

December 30, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Microsoft’s Azure operating system, codenamed “Red Dog,” was designed by a team of Microsoft OS experts including Dave Cutler, the father of VMS and Windows NT starting in latter half of the 2000s. Azure launched in February 2010 and has […]

Cloud Clients, Global Cloud

Migrating ERP to the cloud

December 23, 2019

Via: CIO

Over the last 10 years, I have repeatedly asked large company CIOs about what systems were not likely to go SaaS or be put into the public cloud. If there was consistency, it was that their company crown jewels, ERP, […]