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IPaaS helps eliminate customer relationship management concerns when integrating existing infrastructures to the cloud.
Enterprise architects need to take charge of cloud integration platforms for a smoother transition. This feature looks at several companies that have used different tools to achieve integration.
There are many security concerns with the bring your own cloud and other BYOD trends, but what about the benefits? Look at the upside of BYOC in this tip.
Enterprise cloud computing has reached the tipping point where shared expertise will simplify deployment models, according to the Open Data Center Alliance.
Porting an existing application from on-premises to Microsoft Azure comes with challenges, but the hurdles aren't impossible to overcome.
Public cloud providers come with the risk of vendor lock-in, poor service and other issues that can derail your hybrid cloud. However, having a backup plan in place rids you of those provider problems.
It's amazing how what was once a pet project that provided simple installers to fellow developers turned into a profitable business on the leading edge of cloud hosting and managed virtual servers. Here we take a look at the Bitnami story.
At OpenStack Silicon Valley 2014, Cloudscaling’s CTO discusses using AWS to enhance services.
CloudBees has put their runtime PaaS offering behind them, choosing to focus on their on-premise enterprise Jenkins products instead.
Enterprises with up to 50 TB of data may find public cloud storage attractive given the current state of cloud storage gateways, says Gartner analyst.
Utilizing multiple cloud providers can increase reliability and security, but cost and bandwidth limitations need to be taken into account when migrating data.
Expert Brien Posey explains how using a Bunch of Redundant Independent Clouds architecture can protect data, but not without three common hurdles.
A recent study from the Cloud Security Alliance shows strong support for global data privacy standards as well as a consumer bill of rights, but there are major obstacles for privacy in the cloud.
Security pros from Hewlett-Packard and SkyHigh Networks offer insight on how to identify shadow cloud apps and services within the enterprise.
Implementing data encryption controls in a cloud environment can be quite challenging for organizations using those services. Ed Moyle discusses the first two steps to implementing data security in the cloud.
You've helped usher in the age of server virtualization, but it's no time to rest on your laurels. Stay on top of industry trends and hone your skills for the next generation of virtualization jobs.
Server networking problems that occur when running a hypervisor are typically software-related, but could be addressed with a simple patch.
Now that VMware 2014 has come and gone, how much did you learn about new products and features? Take our quiz about all of the VMworld news.
This episode of the TalkingData podcast looks at MapReduce and Hadoop's summer slog.
News briefs describe MapR's latest Hadoop distribution, which includes Apache Drill for SQL analytics. Also, InfiniDB said it will close down business.
Take this lighthearted quiz to test your recollection of key events in the development of cloud computing, many of which led to the marriage of big data and the cloud.