Tag: platform as a service

The Hottest Trends in aaS and Cloud | Article

The Hottest Trends in aaS and Cloud | Article

We’ve all been talking about cloud computing for a good while, but now that conversation has dramatically changed. Cloud has transformed from “great and powerful Oz” status to “the technology behind the curtain.” Still very powerful, but not quite as mysterious. “People are discovering that cloud can do a lot more than they initially thought. […]

Amazon Web Services Goes Down – What Does it Mean to Cloud Buyers? | Article

Amazon Web Services Goes Down – What Does it Mean to Cloud Buyers? | Article

Ben Trowbridge responds Technology is great when it works. What does a buyer of cloud services do when something goes wrong, creating a service disruption? That question became a reality for users of Amazon Web Services on April 20. Its Northern Virginia data center suffered a service outage for its hosting service at 10:41 p.m. […]

Optimize your infrastructure and empower your enterprise | White Paper

Optimize your infrastructure and empower your enterprise | White Paper

The 2010 Gartner CIO Survey revealed that CIOs are looking for both additional savings and ways to enable productivity improvements for the business. However, many CIOs will need to make step-changes to optimize the enterprise. This white paper proposes six options for IT optimization. Each option is presented in light of current economic conditions and […]

Impact of the ‘Mobile Bang Theory’ on Outsourcing | Article

Impact of the ‘Mobile Bang Theory’ on Outsourcing | Article

Composite mobile applications yield high strategic advantage, productivity, and profitability. But developing, deploying, and managing these apps is turning the traditional IT model on its head. Here’s what you need to know about these trends impacting CIO and IT group approaches to meeting enterprise needs and how to choose a provider with a mobile platform-as-a-service offering.