Cloud computing for business
Companies drawn to the centralizing simplicity of cloud computing ERP need to fully grasp the characteristics that make it different from on-premises software, according to the Cloud Security Alliance.
The cloud affords companies the freedom to try new things fast. But they also risk "totally losing control," says analyst Liz Herbert. A cloud computing ecosystem imposes a sense of order.
Companies struggling with multiple cloud services need to strive for cloud computing interoperability and portability, the Cloud Standards Customer Council says. First up – define the terms.
A goal set by acquired cloud company Sonian is improving cybersecurity, whether through IT security frameworks or features in its service, co-founder says.
As cloud computing popularity climbs to ever-higher heights, one attendee to the Gartner Catalyst conference looks to the future.
A small public cloud platform market means low prices and innovation -- but going all-in with one vendor invites considerable risk, a report shows.
Organizations have a lot to think about when installing a multicloud management platform. The Cloud Standards Customer Council shares its deployment tips.
A hybrid cloud management platform must mix well with business systems, give financial guidance and make security a priority, industry experts say.
CIOs who want machine learning capabilities first need to get oodles of data to the algorithms. Not to worry -- they can mail or truck it in.
A hybrid IT environment -- public cloud and private cloud, a data center -- is what many companies have today. Here's an expert's take on how to manage one.
The photo stock company's IT chief discusses how he designs his IT architecture to withstand public cloud outages like February's.
The European particle physics lab hires young people, gives them the OpenStack skills they crave to run its cloud environment – and then lets them go.
New research shows that custom applications in the cloud are running more core business functions today -- without IT security knowing about it.
Rosetta Stone finds sees benefits in copy data management software, including easier management of hardware resources and disaster recovery in the cloud.
Organizations can expect to see a plurality of pluses from a multicloud strategy, an industry observer says -- but there are minuses that can't be ignored.