Network and application performance in the cloud
- January 21, 2016
Public cloud vendors improved uptime percentages in 2015, while customers have learned to better handle cloud outages and what works best in their environments.
- July 15, 2015
Despite the popularity of SaaS, questions around the technology remain. To get some answers, Modern Infrastructure spoke with Cloud Sherpas' CTO.
- June 29, 2015
Following major breaches at retail giants, government agencies and others, cloud's reputation has taken a hit. But cloud may not be entirely to blame.
- March 30, 2015
Xen reboots through live migration and other tactics for patching the hypervisor vulnerability point to better resiliency in public cloud.
- February 02, 2015
Cisco's cloud networking strategy continues to focus on its strengths with a new bundled suite for automation and a shift in licensing.
- January 13, 2015
Perhaps too late for some, updates made during the Verizon cloud outage will allow it to perform future maintenance without shutting down service.
- January 09, 2015
Verizon Cloud will be down for up to 48 hours this weekend. But with a relatively small customer base, the biggest impact could be on future customers.
- December 24, 2014
Cloud outages happen -- but for major providers such as AWS, it isn't often. See how Azure, Google, Rackspace and other IaaS vendors fared in 2014.
- December 11, 2014
A secure, dedicated network is a priority for many enterprise customers of public cloud as they look for predictability and security.
- September 12, 2014
Microsoft is the latest cloud provider to suffer an outage and send the IT world into a state of frenzy. Customers are questioning the capabilities of cloud computing, but are they overreacting?
- February 20, 2014
Netflix streaming is suspiciously slow for Verizon customers. In this podcast, David Linthicum discusses whether we should be paranoid about that.
- December 21, 2012
Verizon Terremark's CTO talks hybrid clouds, cloud brokers and cloud portability, and he shares his concerns about vendors that hold back the market.
- September 17, 2012
Some companies are convinced virtualization suffices, or that clouds aren’t secure. That may not be true -- and it may cost them in the long run.
- June 01, 2011
Microsoft Azure ranked behind Google App Engine in a recent global performance ranking of cloud providers. Should IT shops take note?
- April 01, 2011
How are the big boys in cloud computing holding up? New benchmarks from Bitcurrent analyze the global performance of Amazon Web Services, Google App Engine and Microsoft Azure.