An online investment community determined that working with Amazon EC2 would lessen up-front infrastructure costs and improve the efficiency of its real-time financial data updates.
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Akana's Roberto Medrano discusses how developers' needs expanded from API development tools to platforms for managing, distributing and securing APIs.
In this Q&A, Robin Gordon of CoreLogic explains how using online collaboration tools empowered her team of more than 300 developers repair broken processes.
Find out whether Google Cloud Platform is the best option for backing up data.
The cloud computing market is brimming with opportunity for IT pros -- and especially those with open source and PaaS expertise.
OpenStack and VMware are both viable options for hybrid and private cloud. So which one should your organization choose?
Dell Cloud Manager added Azure Pack Support, custom catalogs and auto-scaling features as the company tries to meet the demands of hybrid IT environments.
IT pros are turning to NoSQL to enhance runtime performance and fulfill non-functional requirements.
Learn how Notion, an Internet of Things startup, built a sophisticated tier of server applications to empower a new generation of customizable sensors.
New frameworks like Angular and Ember make creating applications with a single-page-interface (SPI) easier than ever. But quite often the performance feedback never gets back to the server, especially given the fact that all of that code runs on the client. Here's how to deal with the SPI performance problems you didn't know you had.
Google makes its Cloud Storage Nearline archiving service generally available, goes after Amazon and Microsoft with incentives to switch over to Google cloud.
Cloud-integrated storage is a good way to move data to the cloud, but users should be aware of these four caveats before implementing the technology.
Real estate firm Lewis group has adopted Nasuni public cloud NAS services to address remote office latency and disaster recovery for file data.
IaaS data security risks are a persistent problem for enterprises moving to the cloud, but there are specific issues to keep an eye on.
Microsoft reportedly agreed to acquire cloud security startup Adallon for $320 million, which analysts say could spark major growth for the cloud security gateway market.
Public cloud providers reserve the right to shut off vulnerable cloud accounts, but how does it work? Expert Dan Sullivan explains.
The hybrid cloud approach can help cut costs in numerous ways but there are still businesses that are reluctant to make the jump.
Microsoft updated its Hyper-V Replica feature for Windows Server 2012 R2, but do you know how these changes can affect your RTO and recovery options?
The SMB protocol allows admins to achieve high availability, reduce operational costs and migrate virtual machines faster.
Riak NoSQL DBMS is designed to enable storage of and access to various types of unstructured data that require continuous availability.
Quest 2.0 is an upgraded query engine and data integration platform from Metanautix. Its designers helped create Google Dremel, a herald of sorts for several new big data query tools.
This editor has waxed poetic on the idea of the 'DevOps Genius' enough. However, a look at the history of SQL-on-Hadoop in big data analytics gives the lie to that notion.