Tag: cloud computing

IT Providers Give Businesses Room to Innovate

Think, let others do. When it comes to business IT, that outlook has become more prevalent. Because by letting others take care of the technology that drives business processes, business leaders are free to think: about the myriad ways they can innovate and add value to the business. Read more…

4 Steps to a Seamless Hybrid IT Solution

As cloud deployments mature at more businesses and government organizations, many are evolving to a more hybrid approach. And for good reason. Hybrid cloud, an often customized integration of private and public cloud solutions, helps organizations meet their specific data, … Read more…

The Week in Links: Big Data Is No Longer the Biggest Deal

Welcome to “The Week in Links,” where we’ll feature a series of business and tech-focused articles that really got people talking this week. What’s new with the Internet of Things? How can hybrid cloud help governments better engage with citizens? … Read more…

How To Harness The Cloud For Business Success: Tips From Structure 2014

Cloud cover. That’s the technology forecast at many enterprises. And it’s a good thing, because as more IT resources become cloud-based, businesses see more agility, mobility, cost savings, and competitive advantages. To see the most benefit, however, IT and business … Read more…

Public Cloud Services: From Novel to Necessary

Email. Smartphones. Tablets, Wi-Fi. Over time, products and services that we once considered cutting edge have become staples of our everyday life, tools we depend on to get the job done. And now, the cloud is no exception. In a … Read more…

Top 5 Things To See At Interop Las Vegas

Interop Las Vegas, the annual technology expo and conference featuring informative panels, educational demonstrations, networking opportunities, and a host of speakers, starts today and goes all week.

What’s the latest in apps,infrastructure,mobility,cloud and virtualization, security, and SDN? You can learn that — and more — at the conference.

To help you ensure you get the most out of your time in Vegas, here’s a few experiences you won’t want to miss this year: Read more…

Top 10 SXSW IT Talks for Business Leaders

South by Southwest Interactive, the annual gathering in Austin, Texas, of thousands of business, technology, marketing, and creative professionals to learn, share, network, and, well, party, starts Friday.

This year, topics important to business and IT leaders, such as Big Data, mobility, the Internet of Things, and wearable technology, will all have a big role in the conference, with various sessions devoted to exploring the technologies behind them, as well as important use cases for enterprises.

To make your SXSW planning easier, we’ve compiled a list of 10 of the most important sessions for enterprise technology leaders like you to attend. Read more…

Business Cloud Deployment: Does Size Matter?

Cloud computing is and will have an extensive impact on the IT infrastructure of companies of all sizes.

I’ve come to this conclusion thanks to my extensive research as a Senior Analyst with the Aberdeen Group. And after a survey of a wide range of companies in January, we’re able to see an even clearer picture of how the public cloud is being used.

The data show that small companies — organizations with up to 100 employees — are, in general, gaining much from using new services based in the cloud, specifically ones they could not afford to purchase and manage on their own. Read more…