Hybrid Cloud

Some organisations are happy to put some IT functions into a public cloud but prefer to keep higher-risk or more bespoke functions in a private cloud or even in-house. This is a hybrid cloud solution. You don’t have to go the whole hog, for example some organisations use cloud services for archiving old data but keep operational data close.

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Cloud and hybrid technology tops the priority list for businesses

Analysis
9 Nov, 2018
Esther Kezia Thorpe

Automation and data analytics are also high on the list of top technologies that are important to IT professionals

Google Cloud graphic of pipelines

Google Cloud introduces AI Hub and Kubeflow Pipelines

News
9 Nov, 2018
Bobby Hellard

AI and ML building blocks to make it simpler and faster for business, but it's not "magic dust" says the head of Google Cloud

Cisco Hybrid Solution for Kubernetes

Amazon and Cisco join forces to create hybrid app development platform

News
9 Nov, 2018
Clare Hopping

Cisco Hybrid Solution for Kubernetes on Amazon allows businesses to switch apps from the cloud to on-premise and vice-versa

VMworld Europe 2018: VMware beefs up hybrid portfolio with Cloud Foundation 3.5 release

News
7 Nov, 2018
Adam Shepherd

Workspace ONE and VMware Cloud Verified programme also see updates

Handling multi-cloud environments

Nutanix update offers full visibility for all cloud environments

News
2 Nov, 2018
Clare Hopping

It will present data about the best cloud environment for each app and the cost of Nutanix clusters

Red Hat's Jim Whitehurst and IBM's Ginni Rometty

IBM snaps up Red Hat for $34 billion

News
29 Oct, 2018
Bobby Hellard

Big Blue CEO calls the deal a "game changer" for the hybrid cloud market

5 obstacles holding your hybrid cloud strategy back

Advice
26 Oct, 2018
Esther Kezia Thorpe

Overcoming these challenges is key to a successful cloud migration strategy

Microsoft cloud

Microsoft Q1 results show cloud is still a major earner

News
26 Oct, 2018
Clare Hopping

Azure revenues grew by 76% in the first quarter

Illustration of a code cloud raining over a city

Our 5-minute guide to enterprise cloud computing

In-depth
22 Oct, 2018
Esther Kezia Thorpe

What is enterprise cloud computing, how is it used, and what are the business benefits?

Azure cloud logo

Microsoft teams up with Huawei on hybrid all-flash Azure stack

News
17 Oct, 2018
Clare Hopping

Huawei's infrastructure offers lower latency and performance for hybrid cloud customers

IBM Building

IBM Multicloud Manager aims to simplify working across multiple cloud environments

News
15 Oct, 2018
Bobby Hellard

Big Blue say it can pull all your cloud services together across its 'Multicloud Manager'

Diane Green on stage at Google Cloud Next

Google Cloud Next: A cloud for everybody?

In-depth
10 Oct, 2018
Bobby Hellard

CEO Diane Green: "The cloud is a major vehicle for digital transformation"

Rising stock figures

Cloudera and Hortonworks announce $5.2bn merger

News
4 Oct, 2018
Dale Walker

The companies hope to maintain profitability by offering an all-encompassing open source platform

Adopting digital transformation

Capgemini and AWS join forces to deliver digital transformation via cloud tech

News
19 Sep, 2018
Clare Hopping

Capgemini will build end-to-end digital transformation services on AWS cloud

Hand with cloud floating above, money in different currencies raining from it

Four ways to keep cloud costs under control

In-depth
17 Sep, 2018
Esther Kezia Thorpe

Individual cloud costs may look manageable, but can quickly spiral out of control. Read our tips to get a grip on cloud spending

VMware's all about multi-cloud with its VMWorld releases

News
29 Aug, 2018
Clare Hopping

New updates to vSphere, vSAN and vRealize are on the horizon

Hybrid cloud: the best of both worlds

Sponsored
17 Aug, 2018

Hybrid cloud is not the only choice for firms who need to keep some data on-premise, but it is the best choice

Arm acquires Treasure Data to boost Pelion IoT platform

News
3 Aug, 2018
Bobby Hellard

Company wants to give businesses the "superpower" of dealing with any kind of data

UKFast weighs up IPO to fund future acquisitions

News
31 Jul, 2018
Bobby Hellard

Cloud hosting firm wants to be able to buy companies currently 'out of reach'

AWS cloud growth rakes in $6.1bn for Amazon

News
27 Jul, 2018
Roland Moore-Colyer

Large enterprise customers added to AWS' roster help drive cloud revenue rise