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10 steps to understanding your IT before moving to cloud

Cloud may not be perfect for everything, but it certainly is applicable for everyone in various ways. I would like to start by saying that most businesses will move away from on premises in the future.

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A guide to monitoring your IBM SoftLayer environment

When you plan on moving any of your workloads to a cloud environment, there are several IT items that are necessary to deeply understand while building the solution design. First, you need to understand what server options are available from the cloud vendor you choose. Next, you may plan for storage, networking, load balancing, security, […]

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10 steps to understanding your IT before moving to cloud

Cloud may not be perfect for everything, but it certainly is applicable for everyone in various ways. I would like to start by saying that most businesses will move away from on premises in the future. Not all workloads from your business fit the cloud, but most companies can and should adopt cloud somehow. After […]

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What is the SoftLayer API, and how can you take advantage of it?

Before we cover the IBM SoftLayer API, it is important to understand the basic concept of an application programming interface (API). You can use an API to interact with a system without needing to understand how the system works or what technology was developed. In general, with an API you can create a collection of […]

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Bare metal vs. virtual servers: Which choice is right for you?

Before thinking about servers, imagine you need to practice for a triathlon. You probably need appropriate equipment and clothing. In terms of your IT workloads, it is pretty much the same. You need the appropriate server for the best performance. Cloud providers in the market may make some assumptions about all resources in the cloud […]

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Bare metal vs. virtual servers: Which choice is right for you?

Before thinking about servers, imagine you need to practice for a triathlon. You probably need appropriate equipment and clothing. In terms of your IT workloads, it is pretty much the same. You need the appropriate server for the best performance. Cloud providers in the market may make some assumptions about all resources in the cloud […]

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