Wednesday, 19th December 2018
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Five key questions to ask potential cloud providers

When choosing a cloud provider, you need to know exactly what you are signing up for to avoid problems in the future. Once you have migrated, you are stuck with what the provider gives you unless you undertake another migration, which is likely to be time consuming and risky. The much vaunted ‘portability’ of cloud services between providers is not yet proven, particularly for complex applications, and it is not in the provider’s interests to make it easy. By Richard Blanford, managing directo...

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Why Kubernetes is helping to make Cloud mainstream

There has been a lot of talk in the first half of 2018 around how cloud is being adopted for mission critical applications and becoming mainstream. Right now, the impact of cloud services, cloud technologies and practices for organisations is rapidly accelerating as we enter the next wave of cloud adoption. To this point, analysts at Forrester predict that the public cloud market will grow by 22 percent in 2018, to $178 billion. This momentum is being driven by companies that recognise the pote...

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Standing out in a Cloud

The key challenges that Managed Service Providers are facing in a heavily commoditised market and the ways in which they can go above and beyond to differentiate themselves and excel in customer experience. By Edmund Cartwright, Sales & Marketing Director at Highlight.

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What does the Premier League and the Groundsman have to do with Cloud and DevOps?

As an avid supporter of football, or soccer if you live across the Atlantic Ocean, it was fun watching Chelsea recently triumph over Burnley FC with a 4-0 win, securing 3rd position in the league table. By Brad Parks, Vice President of Business Development at Morpheus Data.

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How can organisations best manage the cloud?

Garry McCracken, Vice President of Technology at WinMagic examines the findings of recent research which suggest compliance woes are putting the brakes on cloud computing’s onslaught.

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Hyper-Convergence delivers the best of Cloud and on-premises infrastructure

Although organizations are moving more applications and services into the cloud, certain workloads still require the control, reliability and security of on-premises infrastructure. Hyper-convergence has emerged as a key technology for effectively balancing cloud and on-premises resources. By Marcus Doran – VP & GM at Rahi Systems, Europe.

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Security considerations for private Cloud

Cybersecurity today can feel complex, especially if you are moving to or managing cloud security. But it doesn’t have to be. Hear from Rackspace Principal Architect, Luke Huckaba, as he explains some of the major concerns around Private Cloud and Security, and how Rackspace is helping to solve these issues both internally and for customers.

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