In both the MSP and the SSP models for storage clouds, it is the management that delivers the value, not the infrastructure.
Key technologies enabling clouds, the three types of cloud environments, and options for getting to the cloud.
Cloud computing is a popular architecture, and U.S. agencies are finally getting on board.
What’s holding back some enterprises from enjoying the benefits of cloud computing?
Business and IT executives aren't always on the same page when it comes to virtualization and cloud computing.
Although clouds may never provide a truly carefree lifestyle when it comes to resources, these steps can ensure that they don’t create an expensive operational nightmare.
The impact and importance of virtualized storage and the cloud.
Although cloud computing gets all the attention, extreme collaboration, an emerging business model, will ultimately deliver value well beyond current market expectations by enabling faster and better business transformation.
Hardware solutions are costly and time-consuming. Is it time you moved to a software solution?
Cloud computing isn’t just about outsourcing IT resources. We explore ten benefits IT architects and developers will realize by moving to the cloud.
Architecture changes and technologies are emerging that enable IT professionals to provide solid infrastructures, eliminate downtime, and deliver applications with consistently high availability.
Why are IT departments turning to cloud computing rather than its alternatives and what makes the technology so compelling?
Next-generation tokenization has the potential to help businesses protect sensitive data in the cloud in a more efficient and scalable manner than encryption and first-generation tokenization.
Realizing the potential benefits for large-scale service deployments presents difficult challenges. We discuss these opportunities and challenges and recommend solutions.
Oracle has released software aimed at letting organizations build private clouds by adding elasticity to their applications via a clustered file system.
Service provisioning using cloud computing poses challenges for the data center. What’s needed is a multi-core, heterogeneous architecture.
Hewlett-Packard Co. launches portfolio of private cloud services, hardware and software and announces plans to jump into public cloud hosting.
Understanding what you are paying for helps you uncover hidden costs and measure ROI.
From automation to the cloud, IT leadership to self-awareness, these trends may dominate IT this year. Are you prepared?
This is the year when enterprises will evaluate SaaS solutions for cloud-based IT management.