Cloud architecture design and planning
- January 03, 2013
AWS outages made headlines in 2012, but Amazon's cloud availability appears higher than that of enterprise data centers.
- December 03, 2012
IT pros can build cloud app templates using tools like AWS CloudFormation, but VMware hopes they'll consider its new vFabric Application Director.
- August 28, 2012
The fusion of VMware vCloud with vCenter Operations and Server has already begun with version 5.1, but sources say further integration is coming.
- August 02, 2012
As enterprise IT adopts cloud, traditional IT pros struggle to remain relevant, often molding their roles to adapt to the changing environment.
- July 10, 2012
Amazon Web Services' outages last month underline some users' and experts' beliefs that cloud deployments can help prevent system downtime.
- April 04, 2012
While it may seem counterintuitive, some cloud services providers say customers opt to use multiple clouds for DevOps, disaster recovery and more.
- December 29, 2011
IT pros always talk the talk when it comes to investing in cloud. Our annual survey suggests they're still not be ready to walk the walk in 2012.
- October 04, 2011
Rick Parker has the daunting task of transforming a traditional IT department into a cloud-ready organization. Can he do it?
- September 20, 2011
Harvard's community cloud project will move the university into a new world of consuming IT resources as a utility.
- September 14, 2011
Harvard has a homespun private cloud, but it wants to get out of the data center business altogether and move into a community cloud.
- June 30, 2011
Illinois techies band together to sneak a cloud through the system and deliver for schools.
- March 23, 2011
IT managers are more comfortable with the private cloud options that Microsoft presented at its annual management confab this week than the public cloud options presented last year.
- March 18, 2011
Find out how three IT shops chose cloud computing paths and the common thread between them. Here's a hint: cost played a significant role.
- February 11, 2011
The Vblock system from VCE is touted as the easiest path to private cloud, but more than a few users report roadblocks along the way.
- 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.