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.

Citrix Synergy 2019 keynote

View from the Airport: Citrix Synergy 2019

Opinion
24 May, 2019
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

The ‘future of work’ is some distance away but after years of hype Citrix thinks it has the roadmap to get there

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 launches with simplified multicloud tools

News
7 May, 2019
Dale Walker

Last version of RHEL before IBM merger makes Linux deployments easier for beginners and new admins

Microsoft Build logo

Microsoft unveils preset services for AI and Blockchain

News
3 May, 2019
Bobby Hellard

The company also unveiled IoT, mixed reality and edge computing tools for developers

VMware announces data centre as a service offering

News
30 Apr, 2019
Adam Shepherd

The service was previously known as ‘Project Dimension’

Dell and Michael Dell

What to expect from Dell Technologies World 2019

Opinion
29 Apr, 2019
Adam Shepherd

Algorithms and edges and clouds; so no surprises here

Microsoft HQ

Microsoft hits $1 trillion after Azure surge

News
25 Apr, 2019
Bobby Hellard

Cloud biz revenue jumps 73% in the last quarter as it grows faster than the competition

How to get ready for your cloud transformation

Advice
16 Apr, 2019
Esther Kezia Thorpe Grace Halverson

Five decisions IT teams should consider before migrating to the cloud

AI development

Dynatrace extends AI-powered software intelligence platform to hybrid mainframe environments

News
15 Apr, 2019
Clare Hopping

The solution was developed to eradicate "blind spots" in cloud infrastructure

View from the airport: Google Cloud Next 2019

Opinion
12 Apr, 2019
Connor Jones

The company pivots in the right direction under Kurian's leadership

Google Next

Google Cloud doubles down on security at Next

News
10 Apr, 2019
Connor Jones

The company has announced over 100 new security products and services during the past two years

What is Anthos? Google’s brand new multi-cloud platform

News
10 Apr, 2019
Connor Jones

A rebrand of Cloud Services Platform sees Google take a multi-vendor approach

HPE and Nutanix join forces to deliver hybrid cloud as a service

News
10 Apr, 2019
Clare Hopping

The solution combines HPE’s GreenLake and Nutanix’s Enterprise Cloud OS software

Cloudera

View from the airport: DataWorks Summit 2019

Opinion
22 Mar, 2019
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

There’s no honeymoon period for the ‘new’ Cloudera as questions about the future go unanswered

Main stage at the DataWorks Summit 2019 keynote address

DataWorks Summit 2019: Cloudera allays post-merger fears with ‘100% open-source’ commitment

News
20 Mar, 2019
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

The firm insists its vision for an 'enterprise data cloud', coinciding with a rebrand, "isn't just marketing fluff"

What is hybrid cloud?

Advice
21 Feb, 2019
Barry Collins Grace Halverson

Does it really offer the best of both private and public cloud?

Healthcare

Healthcare providers slowly embrace benefits of hybrid cloud

News
13 Feb, 2019
Clare Hopping

Adoption is predicted to almost double in the next two years according to Nutanix

Illustration of a code cloud raining over a city

Our 5-minute guide to enterprise cloud computing

In-depth
4 Feb, 2019
Esther Kezia Thorpe Grace Halverson

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

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

Four ways to keep cloud costs under control

In-depth
30 Jan, 2019
Esther Kezia Thorpe Grace Halverson

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

Virtual clouds with padlocks floating above an illustration of the earth

Our 5-minute guide to virtual private cloud

In-depth
21 Jan, 2019
Virtual Clouds Esther Kezia Thorpe

Learn about the benefits and limitations of a virtual private cloud, and how it can be used in your business

IBM and WANdisco team up on relational database tech

News
9 Jan, 2019
Clare Hopping

IBM Db2 Big SQL will provide a SQL solution on hybrid deployments for the first time