iStream's co-founder and CTO, Chellappa Dhanukodi took on the challenge of getting iStream off to a great start by opting for Amazon’s cloud service. The Indian company is now confident of providing users with seamless and highly available video streaming capabilities.
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.
IT and the public cloud never got along. But this year, the public cloud is building new credibility and forcing IT to love it back.
Inside the enterprise, the biggest obstacle to cloud computing is often the company's own corporate counsel. Here's how IT is getting to yes with legal.
If you avoid some gotchas and keep a close eye on resource usage, you can have a handy server in the Amazon cloud for free.
Move over, Amazon: Google, HP, and Microsoft, and others want a seat at the table. How do you choose among all those IaaS providers? Start with this quick primer.
All companies great and small will eventually work with a SaaS provider. In most cases, the standard contract should suffice, but CIOs will never know what they can add (or subtract) if they don't ask.
Keeping IT one step ahead of expansion plans at independent grocery chain Drakes Supermarkets is CIO Rod Koza's remit for 2013.
Raju Vegesna, chief evangelist for Zoho, speaks about the SaaS market in India, the factors contributing to the increase in SaaS adoption, and how mobility and BYOD are changing the game.
Independent cloud-based IT service management tools could enable CIOs to wrestle back control of IT once and for all, argues A.T. Kearney's Arjun Sethi.
Ellison explains why Oracle will begin offering infrastructure as a service and also a private version of the same thing that Oracle can run for companies.
This week VMware is expected to release details about its plans to launch a public cloud offering, the central part of its new hybrid cloud strategy.
Dell has cancelled it's plans to launch a public cloud service based on the OpenStack open source platform, and will focus on selling OpenStack-powered private clouds that run on Dell hardware and software.
As data-transfer shifts increasingly to the cloud, the servers stacked in datacenters handling the data become increasingly crowded. Virtualization means multiple users can share a single server.
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.
Not surprisingly, vendor surveys point to higher adoption than independent researchers.
To keep our expectations in check, here is a list of what to really expect from the cloud.
Twelve security products you can buy for your hybrid cloud whether they run on-premise, in the cloud or a little of both.
No-code, low-code, and cloud-based offerings give developers even more options for rapid prototyping and deployment of mobile apps.
Which of today's newest shipping technologies will cast the longest shadow over business computing? Here are our best guesses.