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Cloud Infrastructure, Infrastructure

Can Amazon convince a federal court to depose Trump over a $10 billion Pentagon contract?

February 11, 2020

Via: Fortune

A competition between Microsoft and Amazon to supply $10 billion worth of cloud computing services to the Department of Defense was decided—controversially—in October. Despite Amazon Web Services (AWS) dominating nearly half of the public cloud market, the DoD opted to […]


Cloud Infrastructure, Infrastructure

Infrastructure-as-code templates are the source of many cloud infrastructure weaknesses

February 5, 2020

Via: CSO Online

In the age of cloud computing where infrastructure needs to be extended or deployed rapidly to meet ever-changing organizational needs, the configuration of new servers and nodes is completely automated. This is done using machine-readable definition files, or templates, as […]


Cloud Infrastructure, Infrastructure

7 cloud cost management tips

February 4, 2020

Via: CIO

Many enterprises that once looked to the cloud as a way to curb data center expenditures are now beginning to wonder why they’re not saving as much money as they expected. “There are no guarantees that cloud computing in any […]


Cloud Infrastructure, Infrastructure

Google offers IBM AS/400 apps new home in its cloud

January 20, 2020

Via: CIO

Enterprises looking for a way to modernize legacy AS/400 workloads now have a new option: Move them onto Google Cloud Platform. Google won’t host your old AS/400 for you, but it is renting time on IBM Power Systems servers, the […]


Cloud Infrastructure, Infrastructure

Cloud computing, 2020 style: serverless on a learning curve

December 26, 2019

Via: ZDnet

It’s well documented that traditional IT architectures are not suited for the real-time rigors of today’s fast-paced digital economy. But even cloud services — initially brought in to swap out on-premises legacy technology for online equivalents — may not be […]


Cloud Infrastructure, Infrastructure

Why Google Cloud Needs to Get Less Googley

December 12, 2019

Via: Fortune

Each of the three biggest online services, or cloud companies–Amazon, Microsoft, and Google–has its own founding story. Amazon Web Services grew out of the digital software programs the retailer built for itself. Microsoft realized its bigger customers would pay for […]


Cloud Infrastructure, Infrastructure

Cloud computing: SaaS, IaaS or PaaS – which is growing fastest?

November 13, 2019

Via: ZDnet

As cloud computing continues to eat up traditional tech spending, businesses are beginning to change where they spend their money. The worldwide public cloud services market is forecast to grow 17% in 2020 to a total of $266.4 billion, up […]


Cloud Infrastructure, Infrastructure

Europe’s cloud computing plan won’t do much to scare the US giants

November 1, 2019

Via: ZDnet

AWS, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud together now comfortably account for over half of the global cloud infrastructure market, but it takes more than that to stop the French finance minister Bruno Le Maire and his German counterpart Peter Altmaier […]


Cloud Infrastructure, Infrastructure, Software, Tech

Google Cloud: G Suite is getting three new security and access-control features

October 29, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Google Cloud has unveiled a raft of new G Suite security and identity management features to help enterprise IT admins manage access and control work desktop devices. The three key updates include desktop management for Mac, Windows, Chrome OS and […]


Cloud Infrastructure, Infrastructure

Linux Foundation exec believes edge computing will be more important than cloud computing

September 23, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Once upon a time, back when we all had mainframes and then servers in our offices, we had edge computing. Our compute power was literally down the hall. Then, along came the cloud, and all that changed. Computers were hundreds […]