If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it

Why would anyone continue to do business the same old way? Is it because this is the way we’ve always done it?

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When is a cloud open?

Marcus responds to Red Hat VP's definition of an open cloud with points of agreement and disagreement.

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Cloud image consolidation

Create and maintain a small image catalog by creating a few standard configurations depending on the user's job role.

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August #cloudchat: What level of resiliency is right for your cloud?

This month's chat on cloud resiliency will take place on Thursday, August 9, from 4 to 5 p.m. ET.

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Why my customer decided to migrate its main production system to SaaS

In May 2011, my customer announced that its main production system is migrating to SaaS. Why did they decide to do this?

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Cloud accelerates the evolution of mankind

My light-bulb moment, when I realized the difference cloud was going to make, came when I met with a group of start-up companies.

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New threats in virtualization

All traditional threats could apply to VMs, but new complexity adds several new types of vulnerabilities.

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Manage and monitor IBM SmartCloud resources from your mobile device

IBM is bringing social, mobile and cloud together with IBM SmartCloud mobile applications for iPhone, iPad, and BlackBerry devices.

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Working to extend our cloud with Sonian

I have spoken with Joe Kinsella of Sonian about Sonian's movement to IBM cloud and identification of a necessity within its ecosystem.

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National Broadband Network: A game changer in adopting cloud computing in Australia

The National Broadband Network is by far the largest infrastructure project undertaken in Australia, beating the Sydney Opera House and Federation Square.

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IBM Connect Day 2012: Meet the experts

July is known for the well-established annual IBM Connect Day 2012 in Düsseldorf, Germany. The agenda was promising and I easily decided to join.

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Three ways dinosaurs can secure your cloud

The IBM mainframe was a critical component of the solutions I have described. It is like the Fort Knox of cloud computing. Self-protection is a key element in a total defense strategy.

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