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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.
November 21, 2013
Some Amazon Web Services customers blame 'noisy neighbors' for fluctuating cloud performance, but AWS officials say that's not what's happening.
November 08, 2013
F5 Networks introduces Synthesis, a new way to think about application delivery controllers that emphasizes a fabric over individual appliances.
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Performance monitoring and application migrations are only a few layers of the cloud app onion. And not managing them effectively can leave an admin in tears. Continue Reading
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When end users leave mission-critical apps on-premises, they miss out on the benefits of cloud computing. Hybridizing those apps lets users cash in on the cloud. Continue Reading
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As cloud application deployment numbers continue to rise, enterprise IT's need for cloud-based management tools grows. However, that demand may go unanswered. Continue Reading
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The number of organizations moving data and applications to the cloud is rising, but so is the number of cloud failures. Here are the three leading causes of cloud death. Continue Reading
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The key to strong private cloud performance is to evaluate the network for current and future needs. How should admins prep for high-demand workloads and failover? Continue Reading
Controlling mission-critical application costs starts with knowing the expenses. With app resource requirements subject to change, knowing the numbers for monthly expenses can prevent budgeting bugaboos. Continue Reading
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