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The Staying Power of Legacy Systems
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
Commentary
Yes, there are good reasons for some companies to stick with their legacy systems, at least to a point.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 4/15/2019
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Google Unveils Hybrid Cloud Platform Anthos
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
The reveal at the Google Cloud Next conference opened the door for Google to play a bigger role in cloud transformation.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/11/2019
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How Cloud Shifts Security Balance of Power to the Good Guys
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Cloud providers have the resources to fortify their data centers and hire armies of security pros, but they wield other powerful weapons to protect customer data.
By Barbara Darrow, senior director of communications, Oracle , 4/11/2019
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Q&A: Looker’s Nick Caldwell Discusses Data-Driven Workforces
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
New cloud infrastructure and connected data are changing how collaboration and data management are handled.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/8/2019
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Where Does Oracle Fit in the New Cloud Era?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Differing perspectives weigh in on the venerable database and the rise of its cloud-native rivals.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/4/2019
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Secure Your Migration to the Cloud
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Five best practices for ensuring that your cloud strategy keeps things safe and secure.
By Gary Miglicco and Doug Martin, PCM , 4/3/2019
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Q&A: Nancy Harris of Sage Talks Financial Data and the Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Machine learning and AI may create more ways for companies with legacy financial data to leverage the cloud.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/1/2019
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Is Hybrid Cloud the New Standard for Future Infrastructure?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Plenty of young organizations may be cloud native with public services, but many incumbents cannot go that route.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 3/27/2019
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Kaleido Brings Its Blockchain Market to Microsoft Azure
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
A blockchain software-as-a-service platform expands to another cloud service, showing opportunity for such networks.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 3/25/2019
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FinOps Foundation Lays Out Cloud Spending Leadership Roadmap
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Education and information sharing among peers may help the market be more fiscally efficient about cloud migration.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 3/21/2019
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Q&A: Deloitte’s Lisa Noon on Inclusivity and Cloud Evolution
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
As adoption of the cloud accelerates, a broader mix of perspectives can help accelerate innovation.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 3/15/2019
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Weighing Opinions on Going Multicloud versus Vendor Lock-In
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Advantages and limitations separate these two camps when it comes to choosing a strategy for cloud transformation.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 3/13/2019
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Q&A: DevOps Institute’s Jayne Groll on the Future of DevOps
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
The Interop 2019 speaker discusses ways that enterprises explore DevOps, the skills gap, and the rise of security as code.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 3/6/2019
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Q&A: Where IBM Sees Growth in Hybrid Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Eager to show that it is part of the future, IBM shares some of its perspective on how cloud computing continues to evolve.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/27/2019
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Wachter’s Migration to SD-WAN Brought It Savings Over MPLS
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
SD-WAN continues to become more mainstream as businesses realize greater flexibility and reduced costs.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/26/2019
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VMware vRealize vs. Turbonomic: Real User Insights
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
IT professionals shared their thoughts on the pros and cons of a pair of hybrid cloud management tools.
By IT Central Station , 2/21/2019
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Searching For a Cloud-Native App Strategy Amid the Chaos
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
As it gets easier and easier to deploy cloud-native apps, maintaining order increasingly becomes a challenge.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/19/2019
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IBM Takes Watson AI to AWS, Google, Azure
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
IBM is leveraging Kubernetes to enable its Watson AI to run on public clouds AWS, Google, and Microsoft Azure. The move signals a shift in strategy for IBM.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/15/2019
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Myth or Matter: Is There a DevOps Talent Shortage?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Enterprises that hold out to hire DevOps unicorns may be overlooking worthwhile workers who are already available.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/14/2019
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Tightening the Belt on Excess Spending for Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Migration to the cloud is part of many transformation plans but it can spiral into expenses that could be avoided.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/13/2019
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The Staying Power of Legacy Systems
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett,  4/15/2019
Commentary
Q&A: Red Hat's Robert Kratky Discusses Essentials of Docs
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer,  4/15/2019
Commentary
How Cloud Shifts Security Balance of Power to the Good Guys
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary,  4/11/2019
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