Cloud computing for business
- August 06, 2009
There were a lot of messages that came out of the recent Burton Group Catalyst conference in San Diego surrounding the public cloud. But one resonated more than others: You need to get a grip on ...
- August 06, 2009
In their rush to get services on the market, cloud computing providers are leaving quite a few gaps when it comes to contracts and accountability. Here's what to watch out for.
- July 30, 2009
Users want to consume IT as a Service and will bypass IT, or nudge IT into the cloud if necessary, to get there. Plus: How companies are handling chargeback.
- July 27, 2009
No weather-related complaints from me this week – it's definitely summer in New England. Though it's steamy out, I couldn't be happier! Here's the latest content from SearchCIO.com, where this past ...
- July 21, 2009
Still learning about the cloud? This quick rundown of four well-known vendors with cloud computing services is for you.
- July 14, 2009
Cloud computing seem out of your midmarket reach? This quick-hit guide answers common questions, dispels myths and provides tangible cloud computing facts.
- June 29, 2009
Michael Jackson’s passing and the outpouring of grief and curiosity made its way full force onto the Internet last week, slowing down webmail, news sites and search engines and grinding Twitter to ...
- June 12, 2009
It seems every time I ask someone what they think about cloud computing, I’m asked five or more questions in return: Isn’t what cloud providers offer pretty cookie cutter? Translate that as, “They ...
- June 10, 2009
BI in the cloud raises questions, possibilities for CIOs here at Information Builders user conference in Nashville.
- June 09, 2009
For $1,700 per month, Mayer Electric finds a B2B integration service to satisfy a small but growing customer base seeking an end-to-end "punchout" online ordering process.
- June 05, 2009
Verizon unveiled their cloud computing offering this week and introduced a new question into the debate over cloud: Which is more important, price or reliability? Carl Brooks runs down Verizon's ...
- May 28, 2009
I checked in with early cloud adopter Jerry Hodge, CIO of Hamilton Beach Brands Inc., for an update on his pioneering migration from Lotus Notes to Gmail -- the quintessential cloud app. The ...
- May 26, 2009
Server virtualization, plus software-based replication and cloud computing offerings, can reduce the cost of your IT disaster recovery plan.
- May 12, 2009
Software testing services in the cloud mean faster time to market and cost savings for application development, but watch out for these limitations.
- May 08, 2009
What happens when open source and cloud computing collide? Cost savings, flexibility and (at least one open source vendor hopes) midmarket CIOs checking it out. Open source CRM provider SugarCRM ...