Cloud Computing

Cloud Computing
Find how-to's, case-studies, features, opinions and interviews on cloud computing.

Clearing the Cloud Haze

Rodney Byfield, CIO at Metro Tasmania, has a few pieces of advice for IT leaders weighing up the risks and rewards of cloud computing. He sets out to test the mettle of the cloud and frustrate its boundaries.

In the Year of the Cloud

Over the past few years, cloud computing has matured from being an ‘emerging’ trend to a necessary technology. Be it increasing efficiency or saving costs or improving productivity, the cloud can help different organizations in different ways. Here are some best practices organizations need to follow in order to get the best out of the technology.

Squeezing Savings From the Cloud

Calculating the real ROI of cloud apps requires the analysis of a lot of factors, and cutting corners on that process means you might not save money.

How To Virtualize Mission-Critical Applications

Virtualizing Tier 1 applications is a crucial step in attaining the full benefits of cloud-era architecture, but it's not a simple one. Successfully virtualizing these mission-critical applications require thought and care.

Top 15 Cloud Storage Tips and Tasks

We pinpoint the cloud storage services with the best attributes for accomplishing specific tasks, and offer advice on how to use the cloud most effectively.