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Taking Steps To Boost Automated Cloud Governance
Commentary  |  7/6/2020
ONUG's recent whitepaper outlines how establishing uniform event reporting could lead to improved transparency from cloud providers.
3 Tips to Recognize Hidden Costs of the Cloud
Commentary  |  7/6/2020
Cloud usage and demand has spiked, but businesses must be wary of hidden cloud "gotchas" when it comes to modernizing and scaling their cloud infrastructure.
Rethinking Technology Road Maps for the Second Half of 2020
Commentary  |  7/2/2020
Businesses are now able to look again at the future of technology and their technology road maps in a new light -- and many realize that their priorities have drastically changed.
IT Career Paths You May Not Have Considered
Commentary  |  6/30/2020
As IT continues to expand into new areas, there are lots of potential career moves. Some lie outside the IT department.
How Liberty Mutualís Cloud Journey Led to Going Serverless
Commentary  |  6/29/2020
Making the move from datacenters to the cloud set off a transformation strategy that created new operational opportunities and cost savings.
Study: Cloud Migration Gaining Momentum
Commentary  |  6/22/2020
A new survey finds that organizations plan to migrate the majority of their applications to the cloud over the next year. Microservices and SRE are also gaining steam.
Cloud 101: Getting Started and Saving Costs
Commentary  |  6/19/2020
No doubt, wide adoption of the cloud as a one-size-fits-all solution brings tons of benefits to the table. However, they come at a cost not everyone can handle.
Is Continuous Intelligence Needed for Cloud Transformation?
Commentary  |  6/18/2020
Results from a survey point to an interwoven future for cloud strategies and the implementation of real-time CI.
8 Tips for Growth in an XaaS Business Model
Commentary  |  6/15/2020
Companies should use an XaaS strategy to outpace competition, cut acquisition costs and boost efficiency. Here are ways you can get there.
CIO Re-Energizes IT Infrastructure with Public Cloud Move
News  |  6/11/2020
CIO Chris Foster said the move to public cloud has cut costs (but not staff), provided access to advanced technology such as machine learning and AI, and accelerated efforts to work-from-home.
Exploring Edge Computing as a Complement to the Cloud
Commentary  |  6/8/2020
5G networks and the substantial shift to remote operations are making edge computing a new frontier for digital transformation in the enterprise.
How Cloud Is Enabling Autonomous Systems
Commentary  |  6/8/2020
The soft economy just gave cloud adoption a shove. Get ready for more autonomous IT resources.
How to Optimize Your Cloud Investment
Commentary  |  6/8/2020
For those looking to reduce cloud costs as much as possible, here are four tips to help improve your overall investment.
Why Vodafone Greece Devs Migrated to Red Hatís Quarkus
Commentary  |  6/2/2020
Changing gears to another framework helped reduce boot times and resource usage, especially during traffic spikes.
Cloud Strategies Aren't Just About Digital Transformation Anymore
Commentary  |  5/26/2020
Cloud migrations are accelerating in the wake of the pandemic. The new normal is even more virtual.
Adapting Cloud Security and Data Management Under Quarantine
Commentary  |  5/14/2020
With remote operations in place, organizations face mixed IT environments that could raise new concerns as they maintain operations.
The Best Ways to Gain Control Over a Multi-Cloud Environment
Commentary  |  5/11/2020
Driving this to full potential requires planning, a commitment to standardization and compatible management tools. Here are steps to take to reach these goals.
How Onyx Supports Its Cloud Migration with MicroStrategy
Commentary  |  5/11/2020
Fluctuating needs for memory and the ease of automation compelled the commission processor to look for new alternatives to old methods.
Why and How to Transition Your Company to the Cloud
Commentary  |  5/8/2020
Though motivations vary based on an organization's unique needs, there are several key common drivers for moving to the cloud.
IBM Think Digital Explores How Cloud Can Accelerate Agility
Commentary  |  5/7/2020
Opening sessions from the online conference offered insights on technologies that businesses might focus on to grow beyond the pandemic.
Next Steps for Cloud Infrastructure Beyond the Pandemic
Commentary  |  4/29/2020
Organizations have long-term decisions, shaped by their responses to COVID-19, to make on cloud and digital transformation.
Top 10 Programming Languages in Demand Right Now
Slideshows  |  4/28/2020
These are the programming languages most likely to be used in enterprise IT and most likely to help you get a job.
Putting Cloud Resources to Work On COVID-19 Research
Commentary  |  4/27/2020
A fund to support projects studying the virus offers to make cloud technology more accessible to the research teams that aim to turn the tide on the pandemic.
COBOL, COVID-19, and Coping with Legacy Tech Debt
Commentary  |  4/13/2020
Pressures from the pandemic expose risks of waiting too long to transform, get agile, and establish a path for scaling up.
Where to Find Cost Savings When Using the Cloud
Commentary  |  4/13/2020
These management strategies can help enterprise organizations rein in costs for public, private, hybrid, and multi-cloud deployments.
How to Round Out Cloud Talent
Commentary  |  4/10/2020
Getting the cloud talent you need when you need it can be tough, but creative problem-solving can help.
Why Hewlett Packard Enterprise Tapped Okta for GreenLake
Commentary  |  4/7/2020
HPE's IT as-a-service turns to a third party to handle its access management.
Cloud Scalability Shows Its Worth in the Wake of COVID-19
Commentary  |  4/2/2020
Gartner discusses how organizations rely on the cloud infrastructure to keep up with their needs during the pandemic.
CompTIA Grants Extensions, Options for Certification Exams
Commentary  |  3/30/2020
Alternatives to visiting testing centers are being put into place for IT professionals seeking accreditation.
Achieving Peak Orchestration in a Multi-Cloud Environment
Commentary  |  3/27/2020
You've just been asked to look at a multi-cloud solution. You might put on a brave face for upper management, but deep down you know this isn't going to be easy. You're right.
How Zoom, Netflix, and Dropbox are Staying Online During the Pandemic
Commentary  |  3/26/2020
Inside the efforts to keep the quarantined world's popular internet services running smoothly. -- DataCenter Knowledge
Build Your Cloud Strategy -- The Right Way
Commentary  |  3/26/2020
A rapidly growing cloud presence demands careful thought and planning. Here's what you need to do to set your organization on the right course.
Cloud Security Planning in the Time of Social Distancing
Commentary  |  3/20/2020
With organizations compelled to push work out to remote, cloud security becomes a very tangible matter.
Will Virtual Machines Fade Out for Containers and Serverless?
Commentary  |  3/16/2020
Functions that were primarily the domain of VMs are being picked up by other resources, but does that mean the end for virtual machines?
Google Grows Cloud Regions, Boosts Cloud Monitoring
Commentary  |  3/12/2020
Google is adding new cloud regions at a rapid rate alongside new capabilities that could help grow market share as it takes on rivals Amazon and Microsoft. -- ITPro Today
When Organizations Halt or Walk Away from IT Modernization
Commentary  |  3/9/2020
IT and data directors from enterprises still have some questions about strategies to shake up their infrastructure with new technology and practices.
5 New Ways DevOps Will Leverage the Cloud
Commentary  |  3/4/2020
It's impossible to know what the future will bring for DevOps in the cloud, but the areas highlighted here are sure to play a role.
DevOps Gives Nationwide Building Society an Edge on Upstarts
Commentary  |  3/2/2020
Adopting practices for continuous delivery offers organizations a way to remain competitive in the British banking scene.
Misconfiguration in Containers and Cloud: Risks and Fixes
Commentary  |  2/27/2020
Moving fast in DevOps can create points of security vulnerabilities that might go unnoticed until calamity strikes.
How Startups Fit into Healthcare's Transformation
Commentary  |  2/24/2020
Learn how large organizations in life sciences and healthcare leverage innovation born from disruptive, entrepreneurial companies.
Amazon Gets Temporary Injunction to Halt $10B JEDI Project
News  |  2/14/2020
AWS continues its courtroom challenge to a contract awarded to Microsoft to revamp cloud computing infrastructure for the Department of Defense.
6 Keys to Digital Transformation Success
News  |  2/14/2020
Nearly every enterprise is undergoing a digital transformation. Some are more successful than others. Here are 6 factors shared by the successful ones.
Cloud Cost Optimization: Itís a Balancing Act
Commentary  |  2/14/2020
Cost optimization goes beyond an engineering, stand-alone initiative. Here are some questions to ask and best practices to consider that might help you unlock the benefits.
Cloud Threat Report Shows Need for Consistent DevSecOps
Commentary  |  2/13/2020
Organizations continue to make choices for the sake of speed in innovation, which can leave them unnecessarily vulnerable.
Report: AWS Lambda Dominates as Serverless Adoption Grows
Commentary  |  2/11/2020
Survey by Datadog shows ongoing prevalence for Amazon's Lambda service as organizations scale up their use of serverless architecture.
How to Know When a Cloud Computing Trend Has Come to Its End
Commentary  |  2/5/2020
Even the best cloud computing trend must end: Why PaaS, serverless, OpenStack and multicloud have already seen their best days. -- ITPro Today
How Continuous Intelligence Enhances Observability in DevOps
Commentary  |  2/5/2020
The escalation of data and workloads in the cloud calls for continuous intelligence to maintain order.
What Becomes of CFOs During Digital Transformation?
Commentary  |  2/4/2020
As some executive roles disappear, CFOs must evolve to survive in the new tech landscape at organizations.
IT Careers: 10 Job Skills in High Demand This Year
Slideshows  |  2/3/2020
If you're looking to add skills to your resume, experience with these technologies might help you land a new job or promotion.
Top Applications Businesses are Using
News  |  2/3/2020
A cloud data warehouse company came in first as the fastest growing application in a new report of the most popular business applications from Okta.
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