Moving a database to the cloud? Wrap it in a services layer

June 20, 2014
Databases need to be logically and physically decoupled from applications in the cloud, despite what worked in the data center
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Last stand? Microsoft fights a U.S. warrant for the future of the cloud

June 17, 2014
Microsoft and other tech giants are battling the U.S. government over the right to see email stored on foreign servers
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Docker could threaten cloud providers' portability plans

June 13, 2014
Docker's adoption by Red Hat and Google could stymie cloud providers using traditional or proprietary portability approaches
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Netflix vs. Verizon: A sign of the cloud wars to come

June 10, 2014
The recent war of words between Netflix and Verizon is a sign of things to come as vendors grow desperate to grab cloud share
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The cloud and big data are no threat to data warehouses

June 06, 2014
You might think that people who build traditional data warehouses need to look for new jobs. You'd be wrong
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Microsoft and Salesforce.com are buddies? Get nervous

June 03, 2014
When Microsoft and Salesforce.com's minor announcement is treated like big news, an acquisition could be under discussion
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Pop quiz: Who invented cloud computing?

May 30, 2014
New video shows AT&T used 'cloud computing' buzzword first, but that does not equal a vision, which came years earlier
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Don't be scared; it's just the cloud

May 27, 2014
You can expect some change in roles and skills, but no more so than you saw in previous technology shifts
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How your workout fuels the cloud

May 23, 2014
Your fitness devices all talk to cloud services -- and show how our interactions with data are getting more complex
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4 years on, OpenStack still can't get in the door

May 20, 2014
Despite all the hype, enterprises remain wary of the open source cloud platform, for good reason
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