The benefits and drawbacks of software-as-a-service, plus tips for choosing a SaaS provider.
Business-driven processes for measuring and guaranteeing service levels in the cloud will help CIOs successfully transition to this new infrastructure.
Government agencies will soon have access to storage, virtualization, and Web hosting applications via Apps.gov, the General Service Administration's cloud-based storefront, government officials said yesterday.
Almost half of all the money spent on cloud computing is new IT spending -- some of it diverted from other, non-cloud projects.
Cloud computing services accounted for 12.5 percent of overall IT budgets, according to a research report released this week by Gartner.
Web-based middleware maker MuleSoft has unveiled a new version of its enterprise service bus (ESB), Mule ESB 3.0 Community.
Microsoft received a "strong positive" rating in a study of e-mail system vendors by Gartner released in mid-August.
What is cloud integration, and what dangers can you avoid by following best practices?
In a move aimed at extending its Open Cloud infrastructure, Citrix Systems Inc. has agreed to acquire VMLogix Inc.
Google seems to be the platform of choice for public cloud adopters; IBM gets high marks from private cloud users.
A new study underscores cloud computing's momentum and helps put the phenomenon into perspective.
Microsoft updated some of its free tools to help users move to Microsoft SQL Server and released a new Oracle MySQL migration tool.
Microsoft used the occasion of the open source conference last month to advance its vision of an open cloud by breaking it down into four basic principles.
Confusion about the efficacy of SAS 70 seems to be more the rule than the exception. A new report suggests that a SAS 70 reality check is long overdue.
Company says it is readying tool to let non-programmers develop desktop- and cloud-based business apps
After a year of working on security steps to comply with federal government regulations, Google today launched Google Apps for Government
The more information you have, the more you must worry about where it's stored and if your organization is in compliance with the global potpourri of industry and government regulations.
How to ensure security is part of the cloud adoption strategy.
Is it possible that cloud computing might actually be an underhyped technology?
Organizations should start experimenting with Web apps from Google, Microsoft, and other software companies