• 5 Cloud Performance Measuring Strategies

    5 Cloud Performance Measuring Strategies

    Here are 5 ways IT pros can make sure their company is getting a return on its cloud investment.Shifting to public cloud computing from traditional sources, including direct server and software license purchases, has been picking momentum.
  • 6 Reasons Private Clouds Aren't Dead Yet

    6 Reasons Private Clouds Aren't Dead Yet

    Another 24% will be executed in private cloud infrastructure, bringing the total for cloud computing to 92%.Why does it need to survive at all, and why will private cloud infrastructure be hanging on then as well?
  • 6 Reasons Private Clouds Aren't Dead Yet

    6 Reasons Private Clouds Aren't Dead Yet

    Another 24% will be executed in private cloud infrastructure, bringing the total for cloud computing to 92%.] Part of the answer is that even public cloud providers understand some customers have reasons to keep a portion of their compute load off multi-tenant public cloud servers.
  • St. Louis Regains Control of 700 PCs Across 17 Libraries

    St. Louis Regains Control of 700 PCs Across 17 Libraries

    Louis Public Library patrons may once again check out materials from all 17 locations following last week's ransomware attack.19, hackers broke into the SLPL network, installed malware on some 700 computers, and demanded an undisclosed payment for its removal.
  • Rackspace, OpenStack and the Multiplicity of Clouds

    Rackspace, OpenStack and the Multiplicity of Clouds

    While some wish to view OpenStack as a failure, the open source initiative serves a purpose and is a fit for a growing number of organizations.Readers will recall that OpenStack, the open source cloud operating system, was jointly created as an initiative by Rackspace and NASA.
  • Cloud Computing Spurs Hybrid Architecture Adoption

    Cloud Computing Spurs Hybrid Architecture Adoption

    The shift started with SaaS applications and is now rapidly sweeping through the data center with a growing focus on hybrid cloud initiatives.A recent Evaluator Group survey of enterprise IT administrators discovered that 62% believe that a hybrid cloud infrastructure is in their long-term future and 58% said they would increase their hybrid cloud workload in 2017.
  • Cloud Computing Spurs Hybrid Architecture Adoption

    Cloud Computing Spurs Hybrid Architecture Adoption

    Enterprises turn to the hybrid cloud for disaster recovery, data archiving and other applications.The shift started with SaaS applications and is now rapidly sweeping through the data center with a growing focus on hybrid cloud initiatives.