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Cloud Computing, Tech

Cloud spending forecast to grow despite faltering global economy

October 31, 2022

Via: CIO

Even as enterprises attempt to tackle economic headwinds with budget cutbacks, a research report from market research firm Gartner showed that end-user public cloud spending is expected to grow in 2023. The report, which covers categories such as infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS), […]


Cloud Computing, Tech

Inside the US Army’s ‘warfighting’ cloud

October 6, 2022

Via: CIO

US Army CIO Dr. Raj Iyer is virtually on the front lines of the Russian-Ukrainian war — and it is not an exercise. As part of NATO’s commitment to support Ukraine, a democracy Russia invaded in February, Iyer and his […]


Cloud Computing, Tech

How cloud migration is transforming the education sector

September 27, 2022

Via: CIO

The digital transformation of the education sector is accelerating at pace. You don’t need to look far to find powerful examples of how data is helping to enrich both student and educator outcomes. Gardens, Libraries and Museums of The University […]


Cloud Computing, Tech

IaC Scanning: A Fantastic, Overlooked Learning Opportunity

September 27, 2022

Via: Dark Reading

Everything you read about infrastructure as code (IaC) is focused on how it works or why you want to make sure that it actually is building the way you want it to build. These are critical areas. But are we […]


Cloud Computing, Tech

The CIO’s Hybrid Cloud Journey Incorporates Extensive Systems Thinking

August 11, 2022

Via: CIO

Heading down the path of systems thinking for the hybrid cloud is the equivalent of taking the road less traveled in the storage industry. It is much more common to hear vendor noise about direct cloud integration features, such as […]


Cloud Computing, Tech

How to make your new cloud-first strategy work with full-stack observability

August 9, 2022

Via: CIO

Over the past decade, an ever-growing number of organisations have taken their infrastructure and applications to the cloud, delivering noticeable results impacting the bottom line and several other business metrics. This is why today, a cloud-first strategy is rightly recognised […]


Cloud Computing, Tech

Cloud computing use is growing, but so is regulation

July 26, 2022

Via: ZDnet

European firms are reaching a new scale of public cloud usage, with 92% of companies in the UK, France and Germany saying they have adopted cloud computing, with 78% reporting they use a hybrid cloud, and 75% using multiple public […]


Cloud Computing, Tech

BNY Mellon’s Joseph Sieczkowski: cloud removes opportunity cost

July 6, 2022

Via: CIO

Founded in 1784 by Alexander Hamilton, BNY Mellon is one of the oldest banks in the U.S. and is the world’s largest custodian bank and securities services company, with $2.4 trillion in assets under management, another $46 trillion in assets […]


Cloud Computing, Hardware & Software, Tech

Antitrust regulator considers Apple’s cloud gaming ban and WebKit requirement anticompetitive

June 13, 2022

Via: TechSpot

The UK’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) announced last week that it’s investigating the effects of Apple’s web browser and cloud gaming rules on the mobile market. The CMA also released a study in which it calls Apple and Google […]


Cloud Computing, Tech

The Federal Government Must Overcome 2 Challenges to Advance Cloud-Smart Strategies

May 27, 2022

Via: Nextgov

To say the U.S. federal government has made significant digital strides in recent years would be an understatement. As one of the few industries responsible for managing an overabundance of sensitive data and mission-critical applications that hundreds of millions of […]


Cloud Computing, Tech

European cloud project Gaia-X is stuck in the concept stage

April 22, 2022

Via: CIO

Too many of the participants in the European cloud project Gaia-X are pursuing their own interests and diluting the concept, Volker Pfirsching told CIO.com’s sister publication Computerwoche in a recent interview. Pfirsching is a partner and member of the Central […]


Cloud Computing, Tech

GSA to launch new BPA focusing on cloud technologies

April 6, 2022

Via: FCW

The General Services Administration is planning to launch a blanket purchase agreement focusing on cloud technologies as part of its effort to provide the federal government with a one-stop shop for secure commercial cloud offerings. GSA will host an industry […]


Cloud Computing, Tech

Cloud computing spending is growing again and there’s more to come

April 4, 2022

Via: ZDnet

Businesses around the world spent $21.1 billion on cloud infrastructure services in the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2021, signaling a rebound in spending on cloud storage and compute power. Spending on cloud infrastructure was up 13.5% in the quarter year […]


Cloud Computing, Tech

Why governance is critical to cloud success

March 25, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

Governance is nothing new. It’s been around in one form or another since the days when big mainframes dominated all of IT. However, most cloud leaders still don’t get what it is or how it works best, and so many […]


Cloud Computing, Tech

Why many enterprises waste money in the cloud

March 15, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

IT has a long history of problems with budgets and money. Budget overruns for IT projects are more the rule than the exception. Typically, there are a few core culprits. First, many in IT, including myself until about 20 years […]


Cloud Computing, Tech

IT spending will be mostly cloud soon. Are you ready?

February 18, 2022

Via: Info World

Recent research shows that 51% of IT budgets will go to cloud-based systems development and operations by 2025. No surprises there; we all know this day is coming. We also know that the cloud budget percentage will continue to increase […]


Cloud Computing, Tech

What’s new in Microsoft’s Sentinel cloud SIEM

February 16, 2022

Via: CSO Online

Logging can be the most useful tool in your security arsenal, but it’s something we all tend to overlook and not assign appropriate resources to, as it can use up hard drive storage. Proper logs can provide evidence as to […]


Cloud Computing, Tech

Oracle’s cloud can now host select top secret defense data

February 15, 2022

Via: FCW

Oracle announced Tuesday that it can now host some of the U.S. federal government’s top secret/sensitive compartmented information (TS/SCI) and special access program mission data in its Oracle Cloud Infrastructure platform. According to the company, Defense Department assessors granted it […]


Cloud Computing, Tech

Why Secure SD-WAN Should Be Delivered from the Cloud

February 14, 2022

Via: CIO

Software-defined WAN, better known today as SD-WAN, is not the same technology that it was when it first got started. In the beginning, SD-WAN was essentially a way to enable organizations to use inexpensive broadband connectivity to connect back to […]


Cloud Computing, Tech

Things to Do Now to Ensure Your Cloud Posture and Preparedness

February 8, 2022

Via: CIO

Cloud strategy is a top priority for nearly every organization today. The shift to the cloud has created tremendous opportunities, but also introduced new risks that must be managed. Many leaders who raced to adopt the cloud now want to […]