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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

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Implementing EDI with Azure Logic Apps

Microsoft’s serverless tools can simplify integrating EDI into your business processes

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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

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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

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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

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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 

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A new wave of Azure services lifts Kubernetes and Cosmos DB

As always, Microsoft Build sees a myriad of announcements. What’s important and relevant for anyone building apps on Azure?

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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

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AWS vs. Azure vs. Google Cloud: Which free tier is best?

Every major cloud provider has a free tier, but some offer more free services than others. Here’s how they compare

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Why IBM/Red Hat just might become a cloud powerhouse

AWS clearly leads the cloud pack among CIOs, and Microsoft has earned the No. 2 spot. But it’s not Google who could be No. 3.

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Key enterprise cloud trends for 2019

As businesses modernize their computing and networking architectures, cloud-native architectures are the principal target environments

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The private cloud is now a peripheral to the public cloud

The trend is providing a “Mini Me” version of a proprietary public cloud provider as a connected private cloud—essentially a public-cloud peripheral

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11 ways AWS beats Azure and Google Cloud

Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud have their advantages, but they don’t match the breadth and depth of the Amazon cloud

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12 ways the Azure cloud beats AWS

From Visual Studio integration to Ethereum blockchain support, you have at least a dozen reasons to choose Azure over AWS

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11 ways Google Cloud beats AWS

From Firebase to sustained use discounts, let’s count the reasons why Google Cloud might be a better choice

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Cloud misconfiguration: The security threat too often overlooked

I’m seeing a lot of cloud configuration errors in the real world—and it’s scaring the hell out of me

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IBM Cloud services guide: The right tools for the job

Most customers choose IBM Cloud service because they are already an IBM shop, but other enterprises should give it a look as well

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The 3 reasons CIOs have become cloud-first

The move to a cloud-first strategy is being shaped by drivers that we did not originally anticipate—certainly not for cost reasons

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