Your application sits nicely behind your protection perimeter in your datacenter. Now you have decided to take it to the public cloud. It's easy isn't it to migrate that application? But are you taking all aspects into account. Listen to my podcast on the subject.
How often have I now heard clients and colleagues saying that migrating to a hybrid environment encompassing public cloud is easy? You just transfer the workload and you know, public cloud is really safe. Well, not sure I buy that argument. Let me explain you why.Public cloud is safe.I will not dispute that AWS and... Continue Reading →
Public cloud is more secure than private cloud, many specialists will tell you, and they are probably right. But that’s not the point as most companies going for hybrid environments. Let’s take a look at the predictions from Industry analysts:IDC predicts that more than 80% of Enterprise IT Organizations Will Commit to Hybrid Cloud Architectures... Continue Reading →
In a world where the business is increasingly performed using digital technologies and where the younger generation is IT literate, do we still need an IT department? That is actually an interesting question. It’s true that some industries have become driven by information technology. Think about the financial services industry or telecom. Most financial assets... Continue Reading →
This entry was originally posted on the CloudSource Blog in April 2012 Let me start by telling you a little story. About 15 months ago I was in the bay area and one of my friends had asked me to host one of his customers, who happened to also be in the bay area, for... Continue Reading →
This post was originally published on the CloudSource blog in January 2012 As stated, Raf Los and I teamed up for this blog post. When we spotted an article titled 10 ways to sell your CEO on Cloud Computing, we could not believe what was being said in the slideshow. If your CEO is a... Continue Reading →
This entry was originally posted on the CloudSource Blog in December 2011 Cloud has now been around for a couple years. Slowly but surely, the significance of cloud is daunting on people. Beyond the new technologies used to improve the utilization of the IT environment, the move to services and a service-based thinking is fundamentally... Continue Reading →