Network and application performance in the cloud
- January 05, 2018
Hackers could target cloud computing environments to exploit the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities, but AWS, Microsoft and Google say their fixes are enough to bar the doors.
- August 28, 2017
Lift-and-shift approaches to cloud migration have lost their cache, as enterprises learn they need to rearchitect their apps to work best on the public 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.