Hybrid Cloud

Tackling digital transformation in the multi-cloud world

  In today’s digital economy, enterprises face disruption by innovative business models and new players in the established industries. Their customers increasingly demand seamless and engaging experiences through a range of digital channels, including mobile apps, web, and IoT devices. Thanks to the immediacy of social media, many people have no patience for brands that […]

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Open cloud environment gives discipline new meaning

  Not only does the cloud offer a significant stimulus to organizations and sectors; it also serves as an interesting impetus for the IT profession. Recently, I spoke at a large meeting about the OpenStack cloud operating system. What I witnessed there was that people who have traditionally worked with IT infrastructure are also helping […]

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Cognitive start with migration to the cloud with VMware

IBM has traditionally focused strongly on genuine technology innovation. Within IBM, we sometimes tend to get lost sketching visions and prospects. While this is both valuable and extremely important, many of the current challenges of CIOs and IT managers tend to be rather basic. Take the migration of your own company’s center. This may sound […]

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What you need to know about the hybrid cloud

  The hybrid cloud enables organizations to seamlessly address the desires and requirements of the business. Newcomers and existing companies apply the IT model in diverse sectors to be able to operate quicker, more flexibly and cheaper based on new technologies. In spite of the many advantages, for those responsible for IT and the business, […]

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Automated to the cloud

In these times of transformation, everything revolves around reconfiguring processes: welcome to the world of distributed clouds, cognitive applications and let us not forget smart possibilities for managing new environment using automated tools. Companies are increasingly using multi-cloud strategies, to accelerate innovation and to give their businesses new forms. The average corporate organization already uses […]

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Infrastructure is for all times

Whereas ITers frequently take the infrastructure as their point of departure for a transition to the cloud, businesses generally start with the applications. The stereotypical view is that the IT function tends to consider applications almost as an afterthought, while business users, in turn, scarcely realize that they even need an infrastructure at all. Even […]

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Infrastructure? Don’t forget the software!

In the broad movement to the cloud, we ultimately see two streams. On the one hand, a shift from infrastructure to the cloud, which means that many organizations will invest less in their own hardware. On the other hand, driven in part by demand from the business, software in the cloud is playing an ever […]

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Mobile Data Protection today: ease of use and security go hand in hand

Companies have embraced Bring Your Own Device (BYOD), without realizing it. Employees use their personal devices for business use and vice versa. An invitation for a drink with friends arrives amid management presentations or policy documents. The business world is gradually coming to realize that BYOD brings with it some pertinent security issues. Most multinationals […]

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IBM and VMware enable seamless Hybrid Cloud

Blogpost by Bart Bogaert | As companies make plans to move workloads to the cloud, the virtualization factor seemed to be the last hurdle. Thanks to IBM and VMware’s strategic partnership, that hurdle now belongs to the past. Here’s the thing: until recently, moving a completely virtualized server farm from an on-premise data center to […]

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