Cloud Management

There is now a massive market for tools that allow you to manage your cloud resources. From simple status and performance reports to automatically adding or removing assets, the level of visibility and control can be quite significant. Some will alert you to impending problems and even allow you to manage multi-cloud enviroments through one product. 

 

Oracle HQ sign

Oracle appoints former VMware channel lead

News
21 Jan, 2020
Daniel Todd

The appointment follows the company's recent efforts to drive adoption of its cloud infrastructure service

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Our 5-minute guide to enterprise cloud computing

In-depth
15 Jan, 2020
Esther Kezia Thorpe Grace Halverson

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

Google to axe Cloud Print by 2021

News
22 Nov, 2019
Connor Jones

Businesses that rely on the service must develop and execute a migration strategy by the cut-off date

Microsoft HQ

Microsoft overhauls its privacy policy amid EU concerns

News
18 Nov, 2019

Data processing responsibilities will be clearly defined on all commercial cloud contracts as of early 2020

Commvault CEO Sanjay Mirchandani addressing delegates at its annual GO conference

Commvault sounds warning for multi-cloud “new world order”

News
16 Oct, 2019
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

CEO Sanjay Mirchandani draws from the "scars of being a CIO" to promote his roadmap for the company

The four cloud skills that are key for the channel’s future

Advice
16 Oct, 2019
Zach Cooper Esther Kezia Thorpe Grace Halverson

What you need to learn to ensure a smooth transition to a cloud model

Pure Storage beefs up cloud support

News
17 Sep, 2019
Adam Shepherd

New cloud data management tools for Azure and AWS hit general availability

Cloud security

CISOs now say cloud technology is ‘just as safe’ as on-prem

News
4 Sep, 2019
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

Multi-cloud adopters are more than twice as likely to suffer a data breach than single-cloud and hybrid cloud

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85% of companies now operating in a multi-cloud environment

Analysis
7 Aug, 2019
Esther Kezia Thorpe

Organisations are embracing the use of multiple clouds, but formal management is lagging

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Microsoft wraps up multibillion-dollar deal with AT&T for Azure migration

News
18 Jul, 2019
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

The agreement comes a day after a similar AT&T partnership with IBM

Thousands of sites fall to Magecart 'spray and pray' attack

News
12 Jul, 2019
Connor Jones

In another case of misconfigured Amazon S3 buckets, attackers will likely make a decent ROI despite low success rate

Grim Reaper

Oracle calls time on DNS specialist Dyn

News
26 Jun, 2019
Jane McCallion

DNS service acquired in 2016 will be wrapped into Oracle Cloud Infrastructure

HPE banks on AI and analytics for cloud success

News
18 Jun, 2019
Jane McCallion

Updates to Aruba Central and hybrid cloud offerings underline 'cloud-to-edge' strategy

Signs that your cloud strategy is in need of a makeover

In-depth
23 May, 2019
Sandra Vogel

Regardless of cloud experience, every business should be regularly reviewing its cloud approach

VMware announces data centre as a service offering

News
30 Apr, 2019
Adam Shepherd

The service was previously known as ‘Project Dimension’

The Pentagon

AWS and Microsoft fight it out as the last JEDI contenders

News
11 Apr, 2019
Bobby Hellard

Oracle and IBM snubbed as Pentagon selects final two Virtual Cloudsviders for $10bn project

Google Cloud Next 2019 press conference announcing Cloud Run

Google Cloud Next: Cloud Run ushers in new age of serverless containers

News
9 Apr, 2019
Connor Jones

The cloud environment aims to provider greater developer choice without the vendor lock-in

Microsoft cloud

Microsoft open-sources Azure compression technology

News
15 Mar, 2019
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

The company predicts its hardware, algorithms and source code will be adopted in edge devices and smart SSDs

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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

Box cloud storage

Box launches UK-specific Box Zone with data centres in London and Cardiff

News
17 Jan, 2019
Connor Jones

The new data centres makes the UK Box's eighth zone globally