Tag: Cloud Expo Blogs

rPath on IT and Cloud Challenges, Argonne Successes

Nov 4, 2010 |

rPath’s Jake Sorofman took a few moments during Cloud Expo to discuss the tensions in IT in the post-public cloud era between IT control and demands from users in addition to discussing a case study in brief at Argonne National Lab.

Selecting the Right “aaS”: Hubspan’s Margaret Dawson on Compliance and As-a-Service Choices

Nov 3, 2010 |

Following her session on choosing the right aaS for individual purposes, Vice President of Product Management, Margaret Dawson discusses the concept of B2B integration, security and compliance for risk-averse verticals like life sciences research and financial services.

Of Hype and Hypervisors: Abiquo CEO Talks Enterprise Cloud Management

Nov 3, 2010 |

This week at Cloud Expo I caught up with Pete Malcolm, CEO of enterprise cloud management company, Abiquo to discuss cloud hype and what this means for cloud companies his own. We also touched on matters of agnostic hypervisors and vendor lock-in.

Reid Smith from Savvis on Delivering High Performance Clouds

Nov 3, 2010 |

This week at Cloud Expo I spent some time talking to Reid Smith from Savvis about the range of cloud services and the role networks play within them for enterprise customers outside of financial services where low latency is not the top priority. We also touched on what makes clouds high performance and attractive to a range of potential users.