- September 25, 2013
Find out what IBM's plans are to integrate OpenStack into SoftLayer, along with the rest of the roadmap plans for the IaaS service it bought in June.
- September 18, 2013
Following news of the Nirvanix collapse, IT pros say a multicloud strategy is needed to protect against cloud vendor failures, despite added costs.
- September 13, 2013
I attended the NYC OpenStack Meetup this week, which focused on understanding what place Amazon EC2 APIs should hold for OpenStack design and implementation. It was billed as the third round of the ...
- September 13, 2013
Existing customers are the focus of VMware's vCloud Hybrid Service, its GM said. After that, it's gunning for AWS users. But that could take a while.
- September 06, 2013
Companies using cloud app deployment tools from startups such as Ravello Systems and CloudVelocity say they simplify the test and dev process.
Sponsored by Dell - Converged infrastructures provide enterprises with an opportunity to be more flexible and cost effective in supporting the disaster recovery and business continuity needs of remote and branch offices (ROBOs). They also provide a unique way for small businesses to leverage highly virtualized infrastructures to similarly improve availability and mitigate the potential impact of natural disasters or man-made threats such as cyberattacks. See More
Sponsored by IBM - Midsize organizations have an enormous opportunity to leverage cloud computing to drive innovation and improve their competitive position. Cloud computing—whether private, hybrid or public—enables organizations to be far more agile while reducing IT costs and operational expenses. In addition, cloud models enable organizations to embrace the digital transformation necessary to remain competitive in the future. See More
Sponsored by Rackspace - To stay competitive, businesses must innovate and grow while improving time to market, increasing ROI and decreasing TCO. One of the biggest challenges in achieving these goals is growing complexity in the data center. In order to succeed in the new technology landscape, IT must embrace simplicity. Federating public and private cloud resources allows organizations to streamline IT services and run Microsoft workloads in the most optimized and appropriate environments. See More
Sponsored by Dell - The release of any new Microsoft server operating system is always an important milestone for the entire computer industry. Windows Server 2016 is no exception. For many organizations, upgrading to Windows Server 2016 will be a trigger event that defines how they deploy infrastructure today and in the future, ranging from data centers to remote and branch offices (ROBOs) and to the cloud. See More
- September 05, 2013
More IT shops are seeing the benefits of cloud computing, particularly PaaS, but security concerns keep private clouds at the forefront.
- August 29, 2013
VMware will fold IP from its vCloud Director into vCloud Automation Center and vCenter, and it will discontinue vCloud Director for enterprise use.
- August 26, 2013
VMware's vCloud Hybrid Service was met with mixed feelings among its customer base, many struggling to virtualize mission-critical applications.
- August 22, 2013
From networking to security, large-scale Amazon Web Services shops say there's still room for the cloud giant to improve its services.
- August 20, 2013
VMware vCloud Director 5.5 features will be disclosed during VMworld 2013 but multi-processor fault tolerance and SRM integration won't be included.
- August 16, 2013
OpenStack APIs have become a topic of fierce argument within the open source cloud platform's community, ending in a contentious debate this week.
- August 14, 2013
What you don't know about cloud computing can cost you, as many IT managers have discovered when trying to control cloud costs.
- August 13, 2013
Think cloud computing is just a matter of spinning up resources? You could be in for sticker shock. Watch out for these cloud computing costs.
- August 13, 2013
Cloud providers are sniping at each other over differences in IaaS prices, but IT pros say other factors are more important in choosing a cloud.
- August 09, 2013
Bare-metal servers and cloud computing may seem like a contradiction in terms, but some organizations find their combination ideal.