- October 04, 2012
Enterprises fret about security and control in the cloud, but their biggest problems with cloud computing concern sunk costs in legacy IT.
- September 27, 2012
Cloud providers could benefit from emulating Amazon's marketplace for AWS reserved instances, which allows customers to buy and sell idle capacity.
- September 13, 2012
Cloud providers can help SMB disaster recovery as a service; backup services bundling cloud services grow as attractive option for smaller businesses.
- August 31, 2012
As summer 2012 ends, we review the most popular cloud computing advice and tips on SearchCloudProvider.com. Miss something? We'll catch you up.
- August 01, 2012
Customers look to cloud disaster recovery services for business continuity. Providers must offer reliable backup, stronger service-level agreements.
Sponsored by Rackspace - It’s a challenging time to be a CIO in an enterprise IT environment. I’ve seen the role evolve dramatically over the years, from chief of back-office IT to dynamic business enabler. The “I” in “CIO” could now stand for “innovation” instead of “information.” See More
Sponsored by evident.io - One of the most important challenges for CIOs and CISOs is to gain visibility into their cloud security stance. If they can’t identify where security or compliance gaps exist, how can they be expected to put the proper controls and protections into place? See More
Sponsored by Rackspace - According to Deloitte’s 2016-2017 global CIO survey, the top expectations that the business has of CIOs are improving processes, reducing costs and driving efficiencies. This is consistent with a 2016 report from Technology Business Research, which found that efficiency metrics are the primary drivers behind the adoption of cloud professional services. See More
Sponsored by evident.io - Whether you are responsible for overall IT, IT security, DevOps or regulatory compliance, chances are public cloud services are an ever-growing part of your portfolio. This can be great for the business, enabling lower costs, greater agility and faster speed to market. But it can present new and difficult challenges in ensuring security and compliance. See More
- July 25, 2012
Cloud providers want to get their services to market fast. Dimension Data has announced a global cloud partner program that will help them to do this.
- July 18, 2012
Microsoft's move to white label Windows Azure means Azure partners must differentiate with services built on Microsoft Service Management Portal.
- July 02, 2012
The role of the cloud service broker is changing. Brokers must work closely with cloud providers, while also differentiating their services to appeal to customers.
- June 21, 2012
Cloud providers hesitate to declare that big data analytics will be the next big adoption driver for cloud analytics, but the area still hints at opportunity.
- June 20, 2012
Cloud outage and cloud performance concerns are hindering global adoption, says recent Alcatel-Lucent study. Customers demand transparency, clear SLAs.
- June 13, 2012
Dr. Peter Tippett, vice president of Verizon's healthcare solutions group, explains in this Q&A how a healthcare cloud can attract security-conscious customers.
- June 07, 2012
Geographically remote businesses face difficulty in leveraging cloud. Cloud providers, with the help of carriers and VARs, can bring remote cloud services to remote users.
- May 17, 2012
A panel of cloud providers at Interop 2012 discuss how the cloud can help enterprises mitigate mobility, BYOD concerns.
- May 07, 2012
Cloud-in-a-box technology is becoming more appealing to managed service providers looking to offer cloud services to their customers.
- April 30, 2012
Customers, not cloud providers, are responsible for ensuring cloud compliance with their data. Cloud providers must offer transparency of their infrastructure to customers.