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As cloud spending rises, here’s where to capitalize

Overall cloud spending is rising at break neck speeds, faster than expected, but what’s important is putting your money in the right area(s) Corporate spending on cloud computing is growing at an astronomical rate, according to a report from IHS Technology, reaching $235.1 billion in 2017, triple the $78.2 billion spent in 2011. Then there’s… Read more »

3 Security Questions You Need to Ask About the Cloud

When looking at Cloud Security you want to make sure that your data is protected, and that the risk of data loss is greatly mitigated. As you migrate more of your business’s data into the cloud your security concerns will continue to grow. Here are 3 questions to help you understand and solve these concerns: How… Read more »

9 of the most common cloud computing terms made easy-to-understand

Cloud Computing, like all technology, has its own set of terms. Let’s take a moment and translate these terms from geek speak to easy-to-understand, so you can begin to involve yourself in the cloud conversation without your eyes glazing over! Here’s a list of the 9 most common cloud computing terms you need to know:… Read more »

The 9 key questions for your IT decision maker before you migrate servers into the cloud

As you know, the excitement surrounding Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), also known as Cloud Hosting, has become prevalent in recent times. This excitement, or hype, is great for developing awareness of Cloud Hosting.   On the other hand, can also create inflated expectations on what’s realistic for you, what’s possible with Cloud Hosting, in your specific IT environment…. Read more »

The Future of Enterprise Cloud Growth

69% of enterprises who have specific budgets for cloud computing are expecting spending increases into 2014. This is just one of various major points outlined from a recent research study published today by The Info Pro, a service of 451 Research Group. TheInfoPro Wave 5 Cloud Computing Study is based on research completed in the first… Read more »

Cloud Hosting in Healthcare?

In the past, the healthcare industry was recognized by experts to be outside the ever expanding reach of cloud hosting, due to the robust legal, privacy and security worries that acted as barriers to cloud adoption. Fast forward to today! IT professionals in this industry can’t move fast enough to adopt cloud hosting. The adoption… Read more »

Colocation services vs. cloud hosting — which should you choose?

What’s best for your business, cloud hosting or colocation services? The quick answer…it depends. First, how do you want to implement private and hybrid cloud technology? Colocation services can be a gateway to a hosted private cloud or to a hybrid cloud that sidesteps public Internet connections. Let’s explore this topic in greater detail since… Read more »

Chief Information Officer (CIO) is Now…Chief “Innovation” Officer

A recent survey from Capita IT Services reveals that CIOs see cloud hosting as an aid to business innovation. The problem is that most executives are restless when it’s time to convince their bosses and leadership team that cloud adoption is the vehicle for innovation. The exploration involved a blend of discussions and surveys featuring… Read more »

Introducing the World-Wide Cloud Leader: Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS)

It’s no secret that cloud computing has been increasing in popularity and acceptance in the past couple of years. However, within the cloud universe there’s a segment called infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) that is gaining notable power in the market today! According to a new study featured in Gigaom Research, IaaS is experiencing explosive growth in the… Read more »