Tag: cloud

Instant Gratification: The Future of On-Demand Services

With cloud a hot topic here at ThinkGig, and the merger still bringing up questions, we wanted to share what our EVP, Chris Ancell, had to say about our future plans for cloud. The talented Jessica Scarpati of SearchTelecom recently … Read more…

iPad 2: Should Businesses Really Care?

Should you care about the iPad 2? This time around, I’d wager the answer is probably yes. Why? Because this one is more business-friendly. It’s only a matter of time before business users are clamoring to get their IT departments to support the device. Read more…

Survey Says: Hybrid Approach to Cloud Offers Best-of-Both-Worlds

With so much hype surrounding cloud, we love to see some real data. according to a recent online poll of business and it leaders conducted by idg research services, almost all enterprises have adopted or are planning to adopt a hybrid cloud model for at least a portion of their computer applications. Read more…

Deep Dive: Connections to the Cloud

As we continue our exploration of cloud computing, we’ve hit a critical topic: connections. by that we mean the connections that will be required to make cloud computing a reality. Read more…

Cloud Conundrum: Security

We all know that security is the No. 1 concern for enterprises considering cloud computing. Technology decision makers must balance risk management strategies with the high availability and performance of cloud-based resources. Read more…

Clarifying the Cloud

Continuing with our focus on cloud computing, we brought together our cloud experts with Nemertes Senior Analyst Ted Ritter for a tough question and answer session. This is the first in a series of roundtables focused on cloud computing. In this video, our execs answer the following questions: Read more…

Chronicles of Cloud Computing: Moving CRM to the Cloud

We’ve been talking a lot about cloud computing here at ThinkGig and we’d like to share an example of how we are moving to the cloud with our Salesforce.com implementation. Read more…

Breaking Down Cloud: PaaS

In our last blog post, we talked about cloud computing’s potential to foster the kind of innovation that we saw on the Internet in the 1990s. We suggested that enterprises ask, “How can we use cloud technology to do something different?” Read more…