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AWS Ignites Debate About the Death of IT Ops
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Amazon's announcements at AWS RE:Invent make it highlight an AWS message that serverless is the way to go, which isn't good news for those in operations jobs.
By Tom Petrocelli, Contributing Analyst, Amalgam Insights. , 12/11/2017
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The Clouds Are Different Over China
Ben Kepes,
Commentary
US-based cloud vendors face unique challenges in China, raising the possibility that Chinese cloud vendors might be able to gain leadership roles in the global cloud market.
By Ben Kepes , 12/11/2017
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Five Emerging Requirements Impacting Hybrid Cloud Strategies
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Commentary
As companies turn to the hybrid cloud to future-proof business and innovate faster, there are some emerging needs that they should address.
By Kip Compton, VP, Cloud Platforms & Solutions, Cisco , 12/8/2017
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Hybrid Cloud – You’re Doing It Wrong
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Commentary
As organizations move to hybrid clouds they have to adjust their thinking and how they look at key concepts.
By Mark Baker, Field Product Manager, Canonical , 12/7/2017
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Monitoring Cloud Performance: Pass the Aspirin
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Satire
Few tools exist to measure or fix multi-cloud problems. Help is on the way; major software vendors are addressing the issue.
By Neal Weinberg, technology journalist , 12/6/2017
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Pragmatic But Impossible: An OpenStack, Cloud Foundry, and Cloud Native Foundation Tie Up
Ben Kepes,
Commentary
Imagine if enterprises could turn to a single open source stack for their infrastructure needs rather than a host of different organizations.
By Ben Kepes , 12/4/2017
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Amazon Pumps Out New Database and Machine Learning Services
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News
Amazon's announcements at AWS Re:Invent continue to extend AWS offerings far beyond basic infrastructure services.
By Barb Darrow, technology journalist , 11/30/2017
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9 Ways to Reduce Latency When Connecting to Public Clouds
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
News
The more companies rely on cloud applications, the more important it becomes to be proactive in ensuring that latency and quality issues are kept to a minimum.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 11/28/2017
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Docker Ducks and Weaves in a World Buffeted by Change
Ben Kepes,
Commentary
Docker's embrace of Kubernetes in the enterprise might make you wonder how Docker will find new growth paths.
By Ben Kepes , 11/27/2017
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Tech Vendors to Watch in 2018
Susan Fogarty, Editor in Chief
Satire
Browse through the hottest vendors in cloud, DevOps, infrastructure, security, and data and analytics.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief, 11/14/2017
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Azure Stack: Focusing on What It Isn't, Not What It Is
Ben Kepes,
News
While Microsoft itself seems pretty clear on what Azure Stack really is, the company still needs to do some work on its message, and on how customers and industry partners view the service.
By Ben Kepes , 11/14/2017
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Cloud Vendors Leading the Charge in 2018
Susan Fogarty, Editor in Chief
Satire
Our roundup features the top cloud providers as well as technology vendors offering tools for managing cloud environments.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief, 11/13/2017
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The Cloud: We're Not in 2012 Any More
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
News
Forrester's upcoming cloud 2018 predictions report, scheduled for release tomorrow, highlights just how dramatic developments in security, analytics, and applications tools have advanced the cloud.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 11/6/2017
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9 Tips for Managing Cloud Services on a Budget
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
Satire
We share 9 steps you can take to save on the cost of cloud services, with the keywords being shop around, planning, and diligence.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 10/26/2017
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Advice for SMBs Adopting the Cloud
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
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Interop ITX speaker Rob Hiltbrand, director of technology for The Liberty Group, shared how their IT team managed a growth from four to 19 offices with the cloud.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 10/24/2017
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Management Tools Bring Structure to Multi-Cloud Environments
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Satire
New tools help enterprises organize and maximize their expanding multiple cloud infrastructure.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 10/19/2017
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Azure Stack and Comparisons with Eucalyptus
Ben Kepes,
News
Microsoft's Azure Stack is another cloud provider move to validate the hybrid cloud.But will it succeed?
By Ben Kepes , 10/13/2017
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While AWS and VMware Draw Closer, Amazon Still Looks to Dominate
Ben Kepes,
News
AWS and VMware now are partners but it might be only a matter of time before AWS moves to take its own path.
By Ben Kepes , 10/9/2017
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Partners HealthCare Pilots 3-Tiered Cloud Storage Service
Steve Zurier, Freelance Writer
News
Health care provider reports reduced costs and latency from new cloud service from ClearSky Data.
By Steve Zurier Freelance Writer, 10/6/2017
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The Need for Speed: Why and When Does It Matter?
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Commentary
With wait time or idle time being a waste of time with new benefit, think about how you can mitigate or even eliminate the problem.
By Robert Reeves, co-founder and CTO, Datical , 10/6/2017
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