Cloud project? Prepare for failure

Cloud project? Prepare for failure

Your cloud project has a one-in-three chance of going belly up, so plan accordingly

02/28/17

Yes, the cloud will kill jobs—maybe even yours

Yes, the cloud will kill jobs—maybe even yours

Your cloud migration strategy should include preparation for the cloud eliminating your IT job

02/24/17

Better health care through the cloud? Don't count on it

Better health care through the cloud? Don't count on it

Few industries need the cloud as much as health care, but the technologically backward industry won't likely to rise to the occasion

02/21/17

Azure’s rise instills doubts in AWS shops

Azure’s rise instills doubts in AWS shops

Microsoft’s cloud platform is seeing a surge of adoption, causing some enterprises to fear they backed the wrong horse. But the race has only begun

02/17/17

3 steps to boost your career in the cloud

3 steps to boost your career in the cloud

Stuck in a rut in your IT job? Here's how to work the shift to the cloud to your personal advantage

02/14/17

Caution! The cloud's backdoor is your datacenter

Caution! The cloud's backdoor is your datacenter

Cloud platforms have great security, which may make you think you can rely on that security alone to be safe. Wrong!

02/10/17

Don't be a lemming: Cloud-first doesn't mean cloud-only

Don't be a lemming: Cloud-first doesn't mean cloud-only

When 'cloud-first' becomes interpreted as 'cloud-only,' you'll waste a lot of time and money on poorly fitting platforms

02/07/17

Oracle is pricing itself out of Amazon’s cloud

Oracle is pricing itself out of Amazon’s cloud

Oracle may believe that upping the cost of using a competing cloud will help it win, but the opposite is more likely

02/03/17

Managing compliance is easier in the cloud

Managing compliance is easier in the cloud

Rules and standards change, requiring constant IT effort to maintain compliance. Why not let the cloud take on that hassle instead?

01/31/17

Savings are only the start of the cloud’s value

Savings are only the start of the cloud’s value

Businesses move to the public cloud to save money, but there are big strategic values to exploit once you get there

01/27/17

Oracle's new cloud push won't be easy

Oracle's new cloud push won't be easy

The challenge: AWS, Google, Microsoft, and IBM own the market, enterprises want to drop Oracle databases, and Oracle's short on innovations

01/24/17

Fake news alert! Internet breaches are not cloud breaches

Fake news alert! Internet breaches are not cloud breaches

Ignorant reporting conflates the internet with the cloud; as a result, people lose trust in what is actually a very secure platform

01/20/17

The 3 hottest cloud jobs for 2017

The 3 hottest cloud jobs for 2017

These cloud jobs are in highest demand, pay the most, and provide great job security

01/17/17

Too late, PaaS, you missed your shot in the cloud

Too late, PaaS, you missed your shot in the cloud

As PaaS providers split into narrow slices, IaaS clouds have absorbed the critical capabilities that PaaS originally promised

01/13/17

3 reasons why 2017 will see massive cloud migration

3 reasons why 2017 will see massive cloud migration

Enterprises have spent two years putting the pieces in place to move applications to PaaS and IaaS; they're now ready to go full speed ahead

01/10/17

The pros and cons of serverless computing

The pros and cons of serverless computing

Getting cloud-based server resources on demand is the new big thing, but should you jump on the bandwagon?

01/06/17

Planning is over—it’s time to actually move to the cloud

Planning is over—it’s time to actually move to the cloud

It's time for IT to move from the what of the cloud to the how of the cloud

01/03/17

3 simple steps to compliance in the cloud

3 simple steps to compliance in the cloud

You need more than a strategy; you need the knowledge and the tools to bake in compliance

12/23/16

Your cloud strategy must include no-cloud options

Your cloud strategy must include no-cloud options

Not all applications can move to the cloud, but they can still leave your datacenter

12/20/16

The cloud will demote the CIO in 2017

The cloud will demote the CIO in 2017

As the datacenter and IT systems move outside the CIO's grasp into the cloud, most CIOs will find their role diminished

12/16/16

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