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Cloud Strategies Aren't Just About Digital Transformation Anymore
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Cloud migrations are accelerating in the wake of the pandemic. The new normal is even more virtual.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/26/2020
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How 5G Rollout May Benefit Businesses More than Consumers
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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IBM, Red Hat, and others combine resources to help lay the foundation for the next era of wireless connectivity and edge computing.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 5/21/2020
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The Best Ways to Gain Control Over a Multi-Cloud Environment
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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Driving this to full potential requires planning, a commitment to standardization and compatible management tools. Here are steps to take to reach these goals.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 5/11/2020
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Why and How to Transition Your Company to the Cloud
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Though motivations vary based on an organizationís unique needs, there are several key common drivers for moving to the cloud.
By Scott Schlesinger, SVP of Data Practice, Ness Digital Engineering , 5/8/2020
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IBM Think Digital Explores How Cloud Can Accelerate Agility
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Opening sessions from the online conference offered insights on technologies that businesses might focus on to grow beyond the pandemic.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 5/7/2020
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Next Steps for Cloud Infrastructure Beyond the Pandemic
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Organizations have long-term decisions, shaped by their responses to COVID-19, to make on cloud and digital transformation.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/29/2020
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Where to Find Cost Savings When Using the Cloud
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These management strategies can help enterprise organizations rein in costs for public, private, hybrid, and multi-cloud deployments.
By Lenley Hensarling, Chief Strategy Officer, Aerospike , 4/13/2020
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How to Round Out Cloud Talent
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Getting the cloud talent you need when you need it can be tough, but creative problem-solving can help.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 4/10/2020
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Cloud Scalability Shows Its Worth in the Wake of COVID-19
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Gartner discusses how organizations rely on the cloud infrastructure to keep up with their needs during the pandemic.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/2/2020
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Achieving Peak Orchestration in a Multi-Cloud Environment
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Youíve 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 isnít going to be easy. Youíre right.
By Steven Puddephatt, Technical Architect, GlobalDots , 3/27/2020
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How Zoom, Netflix, and Dropbox are Staying Online During the Pandemic
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Inside the efforts to keep the quarantined worldís popular internet services running smoothly. -- DataCenter Knowledge
By Yevgeniy Sverdlik, DataCenter Knowledge , 3/26/2020
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Cloud Security Planning in the Time of Social Distancing
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
With organizations compelled to push work out to remote, cloud security becomes a very tangible matter.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 3/20/2020
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Google Grows Cloud Regions, Boosts Cloud Monitoring
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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
By Sean Michael Kerner, ITPro Today , 3/12/2020
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5 New Ways DevOps Will Leverage the Cloud
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Itís impossible to know what the future will bring for DevOps in the cloud, but the areas highlighted here are sure to play a role.
By Gilad David Maayan, Contributing Technology Writer , 3/4/2020
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Amazon Gets Temporary Injunction to Halt $10B JEDI Project
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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AWS continues its courtroom challenge to a contract awarded to Microsoft to revamp cloud computing infrastructure for the Department of Defense.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/14/2020
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Cloud Cost Optimization: Itís a Balancing Act
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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.
By Preethy Vaidyanathan, Head of Strategic Initiatives, Tapad , 2/14/2020
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Edge Computing Benefits for AI Crystallizing
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The prospect of performing AI at the edge is still mostly theoretical, but organizations are exploring potential edge computing benefits. -- ITPro Today
By Brian Buntz, ITPro Today , 2/11/2020
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How to Know When a Cloud Computing Trend Has Come to Its End
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Even the best cloud computing trend must end: Why PaaS, serverless, OpenStack and multicloud have already seen their best days. -- ITPro Today
By Christopher Tozzi, ITPro Today , 2/5/2020
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Predictions Around Blockchain and Data for IT leaders
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Blockchain technologies will ignite the era of decentralization, where customers own their data and decide how it is used. IT leaders should start to rethink their strategies.
By Avivah Litan, VP and Distinguished Analyst, Gartner , 2/4/2020
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IT Careers: 10 Job Skills in High Demand This Year
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
News
If you're looking to add skills to your resume, experience with these technologies might help you land a new job or promotion.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 2/3/2020
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