Friday , 28 April 2017

Learning to Walk Before We Run – Data Center Evolution in the Era of the Cloud

Data Center Evolution

– Tom Murphy, Editorial Director,, says: The cloud has hung over us long enough that we have begun to take it for granted. Almost all companies use some basic cloud services now for storage, Software as a Service or application development. Early fears of unreliability or security gaps have largely given way to seemingly endless optimism about the advantages ... Read More »

Open technology in 2015: The anti-venom to a dead-end cloud

Open technology

– Dr. Angel Luis Diaz, Vice President of Open Technology & Cloud Performance Solutions for IBM Software Group, says: Open technology’s momentum across cloud, mobile and big data has accelerated beyond our wildest dreams. Just when it feels like we’ve seen it all, along comes another year like 2015, where open technology innovation and adoption are growing like wildfire. If ... Read More »

Disposable Infrastructure for Disposable Apps

disposable apps

– Lori MacVittie, Principal Technical Evangelist, F5 Networks, says: Conferences agendas. Event navigation. Specific tasks, like buying a house or getting a car loan. If you’ve installed an app for any of these things you’ve installed what’s known as a “disposable mobile app” or DMA. Apps designed for a single use-case and with the expectation they’ll be “thrown away” like brochures. Deleted until ... Read More »

Global Capacity and Equinix Join Forces to Offer Enterprise Customers a Simplified Cloud Connectivity Solution

cloud connectivity

   –  Laurie Samper, Technical Writer at iMiller Public Relations Cloud Connectivity Public, private and hybrid Cloud solutions are an intelligent investment for enterprises and SMBs alike, and many are already relishing in their true potential.  According to a survey conducted by CompTIA Inc., more than 90 percent of businesses use Cloud computing at some level.  Tech Pro Research also revealed ... Read More »

Cloud Servers: A Progressing Need In Modern-Day Businesses

cloud Servers

Cloud Servers The very idea of cloud hosting appears ubiquitous today, as we depend on demand-based computing to manage our digital lives surrounded with a variety of devices such as tablets, mobiles, laptops, etc., whether we are at home or in the office. In fact, the remarkable features and benefits of cloud makes this reality a reality!  Here are some important terminologies: Cloud Server: Also  ... Read More »

The Arguments Every OpenStack User Must Make


For some time now, critics have suggested that OpenStack may offer lower total cost of ownership, but fails to deliver on agility and uptime compared to other cloud solutions.  A recent story on ReadWrite quoted industry insiders who suggested OpenStack is merely a way to “fool” senior management into believing that a company has moved to cloud computing. TechRepublic, meanwhile, ... Read More »

How Cloud creates opportunities for service providers in the financial services industry

financial services industry

– Verity Gibbons, Marketing Director at FinTech Connect, says: In the previous two articles we spoke about “utilizing the cloud to enhance competitive positioning” and “cloud and regulations in financial services” which mostly represented a view from the perspective of the financial institution and rarely from that of the service provider. For this reason, throughout this article we will be focusing on ... Read More »

Cloud Ecosystem LIVE! Roundtable at ITW’15

Cloud Ecosystem

– Joanna Styczen, Technical Writing Director, iMiller Public Relations, says: Cloud Ecosystem By 2018, Cisco predicts that more than 78 percent of workloads will be processed by cloud data centers.  A recent Cloud Computing Study conducted by IDG also found that 69 percent of enterprises have either applications or infrastructure running in the cloud. Gartner has even named cloud computing the first ... Read More »

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