cloud-benefits

Marrying cloud and IT infrastructure for superior business value

Cloud computing is at the forefront of every business today. A recent IDC study revealed that 85 percent of new software being built today is for the cloud. There is no doubt that cloud-based technologies have begun to move from pilot deployments to mainstream technology choices. In my discussions with clients, it’s clear that they fundamentally understand cloud […]

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Why small and midsize businesses (SMB) should consider the cloud

It’s becoming increasingly clear that cloud solutions provide significant benefits to companies of all sizes, but a recent study shows that less than 10 percent of organizations believe their existing IT infrastructure is fully prepared to address the proliferation of mobile devices, social media, data analytics and cloud computing. This was formerly considered the IT department’s responsibility, but business […]

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Cloud computing candy … for all service levels

Arun lays out his criteria for selecting candies in the cloud.

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Motivations for moving the desktop to the cloud

When you ask CIOs or CTOs, who plan to introduce desktop cloud within their enterprises, about their motivation, they tell you about all sorts of value they expect to gain from that project. However, if you dig a little bit deeper about their goals, it turns out that their main driver is cost reduction.

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