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Executives still struggle to address cloud problems like cost assessment. Consultant Tom Nolle breaks down several of the lingering cloud issues.
Cloud DevOps requires IT and the business side of organizations to make some changes to work together. Read on to find out the changes they should make.
Employees and managers should read the answers to these frequently asked questions about BYOC and BYOA before making major decisions regarding the trend.
A trio of Docker orchestration tools gives users a means to manage at scale and a native alternative to third-party software already filling the void.
Cloud brokers connect a growing landscape of service providers with busy business users. But what impact would they have on my IT team?
While AWS Config looks like another home run for the cloud giant, that doesn't mean everything is perfect. So where does AWS need to improve?
Aerospike's developer discusses how the NoSQL database recently moved its IP to open source at DeveloperWeek 2015.
Java platform architects reminisce about the design of Java and how the platform is being pushed forward.
Developer advocate Jenny Tong discusses coding troublemaking with Node.js at DeveloperWeek 2015.
Upgraded appliances and a new release of Cloud OnTap target customers who want to run NetApp storage in Amazon public clouds.
Cloud archiving is shaping up as one of the "killer apps" for cloud storage, but don't be tempted by capacity alone.
Essex Property Trust decommissioned its NetApp array and moved its primary storage to Amazon cloud with Panzura Quicksilver appliances that lock files to reduce sprawl.
Looking to make compliance an easier task? Expert Steven Weil explains how to use AWS to help meet compliance standards' requirements.
Google's new cloud security scanner aims to make application vulnerability scanning easier for Google App Engine developers.
The Cloud Security Alliance's software-defined perimeter protocol can help enterprises achieve dynamic air-gapped networks. Expert Ed Moyle discusses how SDP works and the benefits it can provide.
Virtualization documentation can swallow up huge chunks of time if you have to retrace your steps. Recording what you do as you do it could save lots of time down the road.
It's important to not only take the big issues into consideration but also remember about small problems to keep a secure virtualization environment.
Recent reports have shown that the vast majority of businesses are struggling to overcome private cloud challenges. Why is it so difficult and is it worth the trouble?
Hadoop vendor MapR's latest release puts the focus on database replication across data centers. Also, Microsoft has built a Python-friendly Azure service for machine learning in the cloud.
The Open Data Platform has arrived, but not all Hadoop vendors are on board. The initiative, aimed at boosting interoperability, formed a backdrop for discussion at the Strata + Hadoop World 2015 conference.
Database expert Craig S. Mullins examines the criteria and characteristics you should consider when determining if a relational database management system is right for your company.