How to deal with cloud complexity

How to deal with cloud complexity

Cloud complexity may be inevitable, but a few strategies can help keep the chaos contained

07/16/2019

3 tips for container devops in the cloud

3 tips for container devops in the cloud

What have we learned from deploying container-based applications to the public clouds? Some best practices are emerging

07/12/2019

Don’t wait up for the open cloud

Don’t wait up for the open cloud

Many people envisioned an open, interoperable public cloud, but the reality has been somewhat different

07/09/2019

More secrets your cloud provider doesn’t want you to know

More secrets your cloud provider doesn’t want you to know

Learn the tricks and traps of the big three cloud providers and get better results from the cloud

07/05/2019

What your cloud provider doesn’t want you to know

What your cloud provider doesn’t want you to know

The big three cloud providers know a few architecture tricks that keep money in their pockets. Learn how to make their secrets work for you

07/02/2019

Cloud architects need to deal with cloudops

Cloud architects need to deal with cloudops

Who said an architect’s job is all glitz and glamour? The responsibility extends to ops, and here’s how it’s done

06/28/2019

Fix your cloud security

Fix your cloud security

Cloud security technology is the best it’s ever been, yet enterprises still don't live up to expectations

06/25/2019

The human side of cloud migration

The human side of cloud migration

People have to change along with the technologies of cloud computing. Here is why leaders need to pay attention

06/21/2019

When serverless is a bad idea

When serverless is a bad idea

Serverless cloud technology is useful, but look past the hype. Sometimes it just doesn't fit

06/18/2019

Private clouds are dead—but there’s an afterlife

Private clouds are dead—but there’s an afterlife

It’s no secret that traditional private clouds are on the decline. Extensions and middleware can fill the gap

06/14/2019

The cloud is the greener way to go

The cloud is the greener way to go

Debate over the effect of cloud computing on the planet is ongoing, but between the cloud or a traditional data center, the better choice is clear

06/11/2019

3 reasons to put ERP in the cloud

3 reasons to put ERP in the cloud

Moving ERP out of the corporate data center can improve security and data access—and save money

06/07/2019

Your 3-minute guide to serverless success

Your 3-minute guide to serverless success

Design specifically for serverless computing and you'll win every time

06/04/2019

Watch out for the ‘container tax’

Watch out for the ‘container tax’

Containers are sound, portable ways to deploy applications to the cloud, but don't forget these extra costs

05/31/2019

Top 3 cloud migration mistakes: summer 2019 version

Top 3 cloud migration mistakes: summer 2019 version

Summer means grilling, vacation, and screwing up your cloud migration projects. Here’s how to avoid failure

05/28/2019

3 steps to solving disaster recovery in the cloud

3 steps to solving disaster recovery in the cloud

Those who wouldn’t go a day without DR for traditional systems find themselves exposed in the cloud. Here’s how to fix it

05/24/2019

The case for “stepping stone” private clouds

The case for “stepping stone” private clouds

Proprietary public cloud analogs that work on premises have been around for a year now. Here’s what we’ve learned 

05/21/2019

Why your cloudops staff is quitting

Why your cloudops staff is quitting

The cloudops turnover is very high in some companies. Here are the typical reasons and how you can fix it

05/17/2019

Why you likely don’t need an internal cloud broker

Why you likely don’t need an internal cloud broker

With the rise of multicloud, internal cloud brokering seems like a slam dunk, yet enterprises report several problems

05/14/2019

Cloud for health care: Avoid these 2 pain points

Cloud for health care: Avoid these 2 pain points

Even the health care vertical is all about the cloud these days. I prescribe two ways to keep your systems in good shape

05/10/2019

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