cloud-services

Why would a cloud expert be interested in a new DevOps tool?

I have been working on cloud infrastructures since before the hype over cloud computing. I have watched as the cloud matured from just being a way to get cheap Linux instances into a set of services that are literally changing the way we deliver IT forever. I have also witnessed the challenges enterprises face when […]

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How to explain cloud to your spouse

Erik uses the analogy of rental cars to explain cloud in a way that even his spouse would be willing to read.

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What is mobile cloud computing?

Shamim explains what mobile cloud computing is, and why it's important in our world today.

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High availability in the cloud: An OpenStack approach

Article discusses some of the industry conversation around high availability concerns in the Folsom release of OpenStack.

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Achieving IBM Cloud Computing Certification

This article gives tips on how to prepare for the IBM Cloud Computing Certification Program.

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Ten rules for building clouds

Recent discussions with clients have led me to document these rules for building clouds.

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How cloud computing is impacting everyday life

I want to reflect on the effects of cloud computing's systemic changes to our lives in this post.

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One development team’s journey into DevOps (Part 1)

This post talks about changing behaviors rather than just building automation with DevOps.

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Where is my data? Efficient data tracking in cloud

In the utopian EDI world, I would like to see the progress of my file with just a single tracking number.

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Migrating applications to cloud is actually simple

In my last blog post, I explained some considerations we need to think about when migrating a workload to cloud. Now I would like to show how it can be fulfilled.

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Turning small cities into smart ones

One of the major inhibitors to implementing any technology in a city is related to IT costs (mainly infrastructure and skills).

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IBM SmartCloud Provisioning: Added value for business

An overview of the benefits of provisioning and specifically how SmartCloud Provisioning can help.

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