Cloud application migration
- March 02, 2011
A beta program from IBM's Tivoli division may upend the private cloud fight. With Tivoli for VMware, IT shops get an intriguing option for enterprise cloud management.
- February 23, 2011
Legacy applications have surfaced as the true challenge in moving to private cloud.
- December 17, 2010
Amazon Web Services has added a feature that converts VMware files on the fly to EC2 images. Good idea, but it's likely not enough to woo enterprises.
- December 01, 2010
Disney's CIOs are already talking cloud, but hesitancy over potential service provider failures and lock-in has pushed the company toward a more long-term view.
- October 28, 2010
Microsoft has been bragging about its big online apps contracts with New York City and the State of California. But the question remains: are the deals really cloud computing?
- October 22, 2010
Microsoft bests online apps rival Google with massive new contracts for the State of California and New York City.
- October 07, 2010
Microsoft, Google and IBM are engaged in a battle for the online office productivity market. And so far, at least in the enterprise, Microsoft is winning.
- October 04, 2010
CA's cloud computing offering gets a fresh shot in the arm with the first update to its 3Tera software since the acquisition in February.
- September 29, 2010
Microsoft has sold secured BPOS services to the State of Minnesota, eclipsing Google's rocky Los Angeles deal to become the largest government cloud yet.
- September 16, 2010
A recent privacy breach in Google's Gmail service raises more red flags around the security of cloud-based applications and data privacy.
- September 10, 2010
Software as a Service brings users without IT resources new capabilities; the price is nice, but features are the draw.
- July 27, 2010
Google's online office productivity suite has received Federal Information Security Management Act certification from the U.S. government.
- July 08, 2010
IBM will partner with numerous European governments, industries and institutions in an attempt to promote overseas cloud computing adoption.
- June 30, 2010
Jesse Robbins ran Amazon's Web operation. Chris Pinkham helped invent EC2. Both have new cloud computing ventures aimed at the enterprise. Is it a horse race or a sign of the times?
- June 22, 2010
Chatter, Salesforce.com's cloud-based social application, is now in general availability, but real-world reactions from users are mixed at best.