Cloud computing for business
- March 17, 2010
Some organizations are dipping their toes into the cloud by deploying Web apps. In Office 2010, Microsoft takes this one step further -- offering its Office suite in the cloud.
- March 16, 2010
With the market saturated with cloud computing platforms and services, it was inevitable that another crop of vendors would emerge to help enterprises make sense of it all. I’m talking about the ...
- February 04, 2010
Going forward, IT is being asked to work more closely with the business, driving value and realizing investment benefits -- while also maintaining technological support for the business. In order ...
- January 26, 2010
I was talking to an analyst recently about how to improve IT responsiveness when the subject of cloud computing came up. The cloud lets IT scale out servers and entire platforms pretty quickly, ...
- January 19, 2010
SearchCIO.com's annual IT salary and careers survey indicates that IT execs expect pay increases in 2010, even though pessimism and tactical concerns linger. Read the stories here.
- January 04, 2010
Welcome back from the holidays! I hope everybody had the chance to take some time off in the past week to spend with their families and loved ones. Now, it's back to the grind! Here's the latest ...
- December 29, 2009
Learn how a CIO saved more than $300,000 through server virtualization and cloud computing.
- December 08, 2009
Will 2010 be the year most IT budgets decline? Our annual survey says "yes" but also reveals significant differences in both budgets and priorities between haves and have-nots.
- November 18, 2009
Learn how one IT director employed application consolidation to cut maintenance costs, improve reliability and centralize data with a strategy that included SaaS.
- October 09, 2009
I just returned from Forrester Research Inc.'s Services & Sourcing Forum in Chicago. Newsflash: Chicago is a windy city! Another newsflash: The road to creating and managing IT outsourcing ...
- October 07, 2009
IT disaster recovery is dead, according to the head of the Disaster Recovery Institute International. Here's how DR is becoming synonymous with business continuity.
- August 25, 2009
New technologies such as virtualization, disk backup and cloud are radically changing IT disaster recovery services.
- August 19, 2009
Once you have virtualized most of your servers, what's next? Experts dish on the next steps to creating a virtual infrastructure, sometimes with little capital investment.
- August 17, 2009
Good morning! Last week, SearchCIO.com delved into private clouds, network access control in the enterprise, Lean thinking for IT and virtualization strategies. To learn more about any of these ...
- August 11, 2009
CIOs reluctant to put cloud pilots into production are investing in private clouds with moves they can then take to the public cloud later.