Mon 13 May, 2019

HPE’s CEO lays out his technology vision

2019-05-18T16:23:40+03:00Mon 13 May, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Like Microsoft's Satya Nadella, HPE CEO Antonio Neri is a technologist with a long history of leading initiatives in his company. Meg Whitman, his former boss at HPE, showed her appreciation of Neri’s acumen by promoting him to HPE Executive Vice President in 2015 – and gave him the green light..

Thu 9 May, 2019

When it comes to uptime, not all cloud providers are created equal

2019-05-18T16:23:45+03:00Thu 9 May, 2019|Tags: , , , , , |

The cloud is not just important; it's mission-critical for many companies. More and more IT and business leaders I talk to look at public cloud as a core component of their digital transformation strategies — using it as part of their hybrid cloud or public cloud implementation. That raises the..

Sun 5 May, 2019

How to staff the hybrid cloud

2019-05-07T10:02:36+03:00Sun 5 May, 2019|Tags: , , |

The IT team at Perkins+Will used to support a sprawling SAN environment for its complex commercial-building renderings. When the Chicago-based architecture firm – which has 2,500 employees in 30 locations around the world – outgrew its SAN environment, Perkins+Will chose to migrate away from on-prem..

Wed 1 May, 2019

Yet another killer cloud quarter puts pressure on data centers

2019-05-07T10:02:48+03:00Wed 1 May, 2019|Tags: , , , , , |

You’d almost think I’d get tired of writing this story over and over and over… but the ongoing growth of cloud computing is too big a trend to ignore. Critically, the impressive growth numbers of the three leading cloud infrastructure providers—Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, and Google ..

Wed 1 May, 2019

Vapor IO provides direct, high-speed connections from the edge to AWS

2019-05-07T10:02:49+03:00Wed 1 May, 2019|Tags: , , , |

Edge computing startup Vapor IO now offers a direct connection between its edge containers to Amazon Web Services (AWS) via a high-speed fiber network link. The company said that connection between its Kinetic Edge containers and AWS will be provided by Crown Castle's Cloud Connect fiber networ..

Sun 28 April, 2019

Does your cloud-access security broker support IPv6? It should.

2019-05-07T10:02:59+03:00Sun 28 April, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Cloud access security brokers (CASB) insert security between enterprises and their cloud services by providing visibility and access control, but IPv6 could be causing a dangerous blind spot. That’s because CASBs might not support IPv6, which could be in wide corporate use even in enterprises that ..