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Yottabyte Unveils Cloud Operating System

Oct 29, 2012 |

The software platform promises to turn commodity hardware and storage components into agile cloud-based datacenters.

HPC Cloud is Building

Aug 27, 2012 |

Most organizations today recognize the extent to which “the cloud” is impacting the IT and are quickly adopting a cloud strategy in their data center infrastructure management plans. HPC data centers must consider both the business case and the barriers that come with cloud computing to determine what cloud architecture will best work for them.

HPC Cloud is Building

Aug 27, 2012 |

Most organizations today recognize the extent to which “the cloud” is impacting the IT and are quickly adopting a cloud strategy in their data center infrastructure management plans. HPC data centers must consider both the business case and the barriers that come with cloud computing to determine what cloud architecture will best work for them.

Cloud Surfing Made Simple

Apr 5, 2011 |

Alex Lesser, Vice President of the Cloud/Data Infrastructure Group at PSSC Labs asks, “What is a cloud?” Obviously it is group of small water particles we see in the Earth’s atmosphere, but when combined with the word “computing” a cloud takes on a life of its own, especially for high-performance computing users.

Bridging the Cloud-Based Application Divide

Sep 28, 2010 |

Moving applications to the cloud can create security issues but for many developers, there is not time or in-house expertise to help handle the shift. Organizations could be left with software that is not ready to perform securely in a virtualized environment.

Facing the Realities of Private Cloud Building

Aug 24, 2010 |

While private clouds are getting far more attention than they received at the beginning of the cloud buzz boom, the realities of the complexities of actual building them–not to mention the financial and time investments–are often overlooked.

Combining Private anid Public Clouds

Jun 30, 2010 |

Enterprises are often hesitant to outsource mission-critical applications and sensitive data to the cloud. The solution may be a mixed approach that relies on the a skillful combination of private and public to allay concerns.

The Shape of Enterprise Cloud Models in 2020

Jun 11, 2010 |

This week research firm BroadGroup suggested that by 2020 only 10 percent of all applications will remain within the private cloud for enterprise. To get to the heart of this statement, we discussed this and larger datacenter trends in enterprise with report author Marion Howard Healy.

The Monetary Benefit of Clouds, Or, When is Pay-Per-Use Useless?

Apr 23, 2010 |

Recently, an IDC interview series reported that respondents identified “pay per use” as the number one benefit of cloud computing, suggesting widespread belief that clouds always reduce costs — but is this always the case?

Realities of Private and Hybrid Clouds Aren’t What You’re Expecting

Apr 14, 2010 |

Private and hybrid couds answer session with Principal Analyst in Forrester Research’s Infrastructure & Operations practice, James Staten.