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

Do we need to care about cloud performance?

Do we need to care about cloud performance?

Many think performance problems don’t exist in the cloud, but they do. Deal with them the same way you did before cloud

05/07/2019

Balance tactical with strategic when thinking cloud

Balance tactical with strategic when thinking cloud

A crisis of bad or nonexistent planning has led to cloud systems that are underoptimized and overly expensive

05/03/2019

How Kubernetes can reduce cloud complexity

How Kubernetes can reduce cloud complexity

Kubernetes is overused for security and infrastructure but underused for automation. Those who need it most don't realize its potential

04/30/2019

2 reasons enterprises should look at Google Stadia

2 reasons enterprises should look at Google Stadia

Google's new cloud-based gaming platform has something to offer enterprise IT

04/26/2019

Why workload-migration metrics get it wrong

Why workload-migration metrics get it wrong

Fancy algorithms predict time and costs to migrate data and applications to the public cloud. Sadly, they're rarely right

04/23/2019

3 things about cloud and IoT you need to consider

3 things about cloud and IoT you need to consider

Understand the storage, encryption, and data processing trade-offs when building your IoT apps in the cloud

04/19/2019

Avoid these 2 cloud computing career pitfalls

Avoid these 2 cloud computing career pitfalls

The most common mistakes are going too wide and going too narrow

04/16/2019

Who will benefit the most from 5G

Who will benefit the most from 5G

Now that 5G is on the horizon, how long before cloud computing can take advantage, and who will benefit most?

04/12/2019

3 signs you’re going overboard with cloud features

3 signs you’re going overboard with cloud features

You use technology for a purpose, your purpose is never to use technology

04/09/2019

AI systems are biased, and cloud availability makes it worse

AI systems are biased, and cloud availability makes it worse

IT will have to be on the lookout for hidden biases and take action to minimize the harm

04/05/2019

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