cloud-management

How to make the most of multiple clouds

Many customer-facing activities, such as marketing and customer service, are migrating to the cloud along with mission-critical product development activities, manufacturing and operations processes and standard administrative tasks. According to a study by the IBM Institute for Business Value (IBV), cloud services are proliferating across enterprise environments so quickly that most IT teams already use […]

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A futuristic view of cloud management

By Thomas Andersen and Saumil Patel The year is 2020. We are sitting here waiting for our cloud deployment request to complete. We go to the Cloud Control Center dashboard to see exactly where our request is. There’s a green indicator for each step of the deployment process that has successfully completed. We can click […]

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Grabbing hold of private cloud management technology

Have you ever had a conversation on private cloud technologies and within five minutes you could tell that the other person’s head was spinning?

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IBM tools to integrate with VMware vCenter

I’d like to list three IBM tools used to control and provide more information about the real state of your virtual environment.

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How to select an IBM provisioning product for your needs

Sergio discusses different cloud management products and selection criteria.

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The value of workload-aware management

This article was originally posted on Dustin’s blog A View from the Clouds. A couple of weeks ago, I dropped by the Intel Developer Forum to present a session and listen in on a few others. As always in these types of shows, I learned quite a bit. Most strikingly though, I was reminded of […]

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