Years ago, the notion of hybrid cloud bursting was compelling: How cool is it to have workloads on both private and public clouds and be able to run those workloads on the private cloud during normal operations and burst to the public cloud when resources on the private cloud … [Read more...] about Why hybrid cloud bursting went nowhere
Why private cloud
Every week it seems we hear about another large enterprise moving a major chunk of workloads to AWS or some other public cloud. Meanwhile, the private cloud—once considered a vital part of the enterprise’s future—gets no respect. “The enterprises that … [Read more...] about How Yahoo wrangles its giant private cloud
Worldwide enterprise applications leader SAP has designed and implemented a private cloud infrastructure model that supports an internal consulting and training program.By standardizing on a VMware cloud platform, SAP has been able to slash provisioning times for multiple … [Read more...] about PODCAST Building a Private-Cloud Home for Complex Ops
Now that the concept of cloud computing has become tech the topic du jour, the latest round of debate has centered on whether cloud computing can be extended into the enterprise in the form of private clouds to meet the unique requirements of individual organizations.Cloud … [Read more...] about ANALYSIS Do Private Clouds Make Sense?
The popularity of cloud concepts and the expected benefits from cloud computing have certainly raised expectations. Forrester now predicts that cloud spending will grow from US$40 billion to $241 billion in the global IT market over the next 10 years, and yet, there's still a lot … [Read more...] about PODCAST Mythbusting the Private Cloud