Category: Cloud Computing

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’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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]