Cloud Index

Virtual Failover in the Cloud: Challenge Abound
By Christine Taylor | Cloud Article Published on March 26, 2015
Leveraging failover in the cloud is more than simply replicating to a cloud-based environment.
Cloud Provider's SLA: What to Look For
By Andy Patrizio | Cloud Article Published on March 25, 2015
Look closely at your cloud provider's Service Level Agreement – it could make or break you and your company.
HP Separation to Cost $1.3 Billion in 2015
By Sean Michael Kerner | Cloud Article Published on February 26, 2015
Breaking up HP into two separate companies will be a costly and complex affair.
Seven Reasons Your Cloud Deployment Might be Delayed
By Andy Patrizio | Cloud Article Published on February 24, 2015
Most private clouds fail, according to Gartner. And the public cloud also has its challenges. There are many reasons why.
IoT Challenges for IT: Big Data Skills and Real-time Processors
By Larry Marion | Cloud Article Published on February 17, 2015
The Internet of Things will drive IT to extend real-time processing to more functions and applications. Yet another reason to add Big Data analytics to your resume.
Actifio Taps the Cloud for Business Continuity
By Pedro Hernandez | Cloud Article Published on February 09, 2015
Company's new Actifio One provides data protection and cloud-enabled application availability in a single product.
Tesora Plans a Course for Database Updates in OpenStack Kilo [VIDEO]
By Sean Michael Kerner | Cloud Article Published on February 04, 2015
Ken Rugg, Founder and CEO of Tesora, discusses what's next for the Trove database project in the OpenStack cloud.
Data Lakes
By Christine Taylor | Cloud Article Published on February 02, 2015
Data lakes improve business analytics and BI by integrating results from multiple knowledge sources.
IBM's Cloud Business Generates $7 Billion in 2014 Revenue
By Sean Michael Kerner | Cloud Article Published on January 21, 2015
Big Blue is building its business on cloud, analytics, mobile, social and security technologies.
IBM Added to Patent Horde in 2014
By Sean Michael Kerner | Cloud Article Published on January 12, 2015
More patents were issued to IBM in 2014 than ever before as the company expands analytics, cloud and security innovations.
Linux Foundation AllSeen Alliance Expands Internet of Things Efforts
By Sean Michael Kerner | Cloud Article Published on January 06, 2015
New AllJoyn Gateway Agent integrates cloud computing services with Internet of Things.
Cloud Foundry Foundation Launches as Linux Foundation Collaborative Project
By Sean Michael Kerner | Cloud Article Published on December 09, 2014
Platform-as-a-Service platform now has an open governance and development model to push it forward.
Microsoft Beefs Up Azure Websites Management
By Pedro Hernandez | Cloud Article Published on December 02, 2014
The company releases new analytics and self-service capabilities to help customers optimize their Websites and Web-based apps.
HP's Future is about Cloud and 3D Printers
By Sean Michael Kerner | Cloud Article Published on November 26, 2014
HP reports fiscal 2014 revenue of $111.5 billion as company split looms large.
Controlling Cloud Computing Costs: Video Roundtable
By James Maguire | Cloud Article Published on November 25, 2014
Four experts discuss the critical issues in understanding the confusion around cloud computing costs.
Enterprise SaaS Goes Mission Critical: Gartner
By Pedro Hernandez | Cloud Article Published on November 25, 2014
The research firm expects on-premise software to make up just 18 percent of deployments by 2017.
Survey: Moving to the Cloud Still Ain’t Easy
By Jeff Kaplan | Cloud Article Published on November 21, 2014
Close to half of survey respondents had a failed or stalled cloud computing implementation.
Red Hat Calls CloudFoundry the Unix of the Cloud [VIDEO]
By Sean Michael Kerner | Cloud Article Published on November 19, 2014
Red Hat EVP and President Paul Cormier takes direct aim at his Platform as a Service rival. [VIDEO]
How the Cloud is Reshaping the Enterprise
By Pedro Hernandez | Cloud Article Published on November 12, 2014
The cloud has grown up. SAP's Tim Minahan outlines how cloud computing is transforming business and talks about the transition process for enterprises at Cloud Business Summit.
OpenStack: Do The Needs of the Many Outweigh the Needs of the Few? [VIDEO]
By Sean Michael Kerner | Cloud Article Published on November 11, 2014
OpenStack's executive director and its COO answer the most vulcan of questions.