The many reasons for containers in hybrid cloud environments

Here’s a statement without any exaggeration: Businesses adoption of containers has been rapid. In fact, Gartner estimates that half of large enterprise will have hybrid cloud deployments by the end of next year. With this prediction in mind, we tapped Ruslan Synstsky, Founder and CEO of Jelastic, to share his thoughts on hybrid cloud adoption and the use […]

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A revolution in process modeling

I was recently asked to do a video about cloud-based process modeling — and it got me thinking. Should I say that the cloud offers an incremental improvement over the old ways? I can’t say that, because it’s not what I believe. The fact is that the cloud changes everything. It democratizes applications and introduces […]

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The most common use cases of Docker containers and organizations

The secret is out on how companies can ship software often: On average, teams that use Docker containers ship software seven times more often than their counterparts. That’s good news, but it begs the question: How do organizations use containers. We turned to John Willis, Technical Evangelist at Docker, to find out. Here, he shares his experiences […]

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Naked on the cloud video chat recap: survival tips for running DevOps in hybrid cloud

.@huslage@Docker “Companies realize IT is not a cost center anymore, it’s a value driver for the biz.” #IBMsyschatpic.twitter.com/f8k8epDssA — IBM PureSystems (@IBMPureSystems) September 17, 2015 Like all good stories, this one begins with an origin story. “The agile development methodology that gave birth to DevOps has gone hand-in-hand with cloud, and we’re having a really […]

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These facts about hybrid cloud could help CIOs change the way their companies do business

My experience has been that hybrid clouds provide technological choice within a solution. Thus businesses are not locked into a specific platform, and they can mix and match public and private clouds as required. This includes all types of IT solutions, such as database, storage, process, middleware, etc. Hybrid clouds have given businesses an incredible […]

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Claranet meets customer needs with IBM’s Netcool Operations Insight

When you talk to Mark Whitehead, Manager of Operational Management Systems at Claranet, he’ll tell you about the company’s success with enterprise level monitoring and management for its customers – all in a day’s work for a Managed Service Provider. Claranet’s services are based on the IBM Netcool Operations Insight Analytics for increased IT operational […]

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American Greetings cuts hardware costs by 300% with IBM SmartCloud infrastructure

Greeting cards are a wonderful way to congratulate someone, express emotions or celebrate an occasion: Buy a card and make someone’s day. But it’s not that easy for the IT folks at American Greetings. Massive opportunities in the virtual world exploded and the company’s existing infrastructure wasn’t ready for the boom. They turned to IBM […]

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Faster business decisions with the help of hybrid cloud

Across all industries, today’s digital businesses are facing a pressing need for speed and efficiency of their operations to meet the increased demand for personalized self-service. They need to be able to tailor offers to an individual, experiment rapidly with new business models, and innovate faster than the competition. Businesses want to deliver a consistent […]

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Is your IT infrastructure ready for the cognitive era?

The digital economy is here and all businesses are becoming digital. This shift is changing how people and businesses act, interact and transact. Modern IT leaders must continue to be trusted service providers for the enterprise. More than that, they are enabling new services and business models by mastering hybrid cloud for this digital business […]

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