- May 08, 2014
Experts' eyes are on AWS, IBM and Microsoft after Google acquires cloud monitoring startup Stackdriver.
- May 07, 2014
Cloud computing will continue to flourish in the enterprise, unless security and reliability concerns become a reality -- or worse, a nightmare.
- April 29, 2014
IBM offers a one-stop shop for cloud buyers, but its cloud marketplace is less convenient than those from Azure or AWS.
- April 28, 2014
Big data analytics offers vital BI, but SMBs and startups without the money and staff are missing out. Cloud-based tools can level the playing field.
- April 23, 2014
Public cloud has taken off like a rocket, with AWS leading, according to a report. Dave Linthicum and his guest discuss this and Canonical news.
Sponsored by Iron Mountain - In just a few short years, ransomware has emerged as one of cybersecurity’s most dominant, persistent and treacherous threats. In 2016, ransomware payments reached more than $1 billion, according to the FBI, up from just $24 million paid in 2015. The spike in payments is increasing the velocity and variety of attacks exponentially: In 2017 ransomware on the dark market has grown by 2,500%. See More
Sponsored by Rackspace - Global organizations are expected to spend $1.2 trillion on digital transformation technologies in 2017, according to IDC. And going forward, this investment will grow to the tune of 18% a year, reaching $2 trillion in 2020. See More
Sponsored by NTT - Though the jury is still out over what constitutes successful digital transformation, there is no question about the immense excitement in this area as organizations seek to re-architect their IT environments to be more agile and responsive to modern business needs. See More
Sponsored by Dell EMC - Reduced costs is the No. 1 reason IT leaders are turning to hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) as they strive to modernize their data centers, according to TechTarget Research. In a survey, nearly 50% of current users cited reduced cost as their top priority in deploying HCI, as did nearly 40% of prospective customers (see chart at bottom). See More
- April 18, 2014
Incremental updates in the latest OpenStack release aim to improve the quality of OpenStack services and smooth the installation process for IT pros.
- April 17, 2014
Dell and Red Hat have formed a PaaS coalition based on OpenShift, but enterprise deployments of such technologies are still few and far between.
- April 15, 2014
Disaster Recovery as a Service offerings from VMware and IBM vie for enterprise attention. Can VMware make up lost ground to IBM's VSR?
- April 08, 2014
Cisco is a powerful presence in IT shops, but the jury's still out on whether that will translate into enthusiasm for its upcoming InterCloud service.
- April 04, 2014
Cloud portability -- moving from one cloud service provider to another -- isn't impossible; you just need to know how to land.
- April 02, 2014
While culture shock in the cloud is a common problem, it can -- and should -- be overcome for IT to deliver the most business value.
- April 02, 2014
Organizations who want to do cloud at scale have turned to open source tools after becoming dissatisfied with proprietary cloud management platforms.
- March 26, 2014
Google Cloud Platform is looking better and better to AWS users with new instance types and price cuts. Cisco's cloud, however, has to earn its chops.
- March 19, 2014
As IBM shows its cloud commitment, it made major layoffs to traditional IT jobs. Learn about this and Salesforce's CFO commitment in this podcast.
- March 18, 2014
Building a cloud without considering the future can be costly. Hybrid clouds or moving off a provider are ways to stem financial bleeding.