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Internet, Wireless & Cloud

Cloud adoption in a post-COVID world

October 23, 2020

Via: Info World

I drew some big lines in the sand by predicting that the pandemic would cause a run on cloud computing. The pandemic quickly proved that companies leveraging more public cloud resources than their competitors and peers have much less exposure […]


Internet, Wireless & Cloud

Microsoft adds new Xbox touch controls to 10 xCloud games

October 22, 2020

Via: The Verge

Microsoft is bringing Xbox touch controls to 10 games on its xCloud game streaming service today. xCloud launched last month with just Minecraft Dungeons supporting these new touch controls, but the list now includes big names like Streets of Rage […]


Internet, Wireless & Cloud

How to manage cloud migration remotely

October 20, 2020

Via: Info World

It’s Monday morning standup, and 22 faces spread across your screen on yet another Zoom call. The focus is on the day’s tasks, as well as looking at problems that need solving. Unique to this experience is that just seven […]


Internet, Wireless & Cloud

3 unexpected predictions for cloud computing next year

October 16, 2020

Via: Info World

It’s that time of the year when PR folk promote their clients as somebody who can make predictions for 2021 that all should regard. I’m often taken back by the obvious nature of the assertions, such as “cloud computing will […]


Internet, Wireless & Cloud

The IBM business split: Big Blue places biggest bet yet on hybrid cloud

October 15, 2020

Via: Computer Weekly

Given the company is one year shy of its 110th birthday, there is no denying the endurance of the IBM brand, nor the huge amounts of reinvention the company has had to undergo over the years in order to achieve […]


Internet, Wireless & Cloud

Getting started with Azure SQL Edge

October 14, 2020

Via: Info World

The cloud is becoming increasingly distributed, with container technologies allowing easy deployment of what had been cloud functionality to devices at the edge of the network. What began with function-as-a-service runtimes has now graduated to supporting PaaS tools and technologies, […]


Internet, Wireless & Cloud

No, you don’t have to run like Google

October 12, 2020

Via: Info World

Years ago, Google struggled with how to pitch its cloud offerings. Back in 2017 I suggested that the company should help mainstream enterprises to “run like Google,” but in a conversation with a senior Google Cloud product executive, he suggested […]


Internet, Wireless & Cloud

IBM will spinoff legacy business to focus on cloud and AI services

October 9, 2020

Via: The Verge

IBM is splitting into two public companies, with a spin-off handling the firm’s legacy IT infrastructure work, allowing IBM to focus on new high-margin businesses, particularly cloud services and AI. The 109-year-old company announced the news this week, which follows […]


Computing, Data Management, Internet, Wireless & Cloud

Hybrid cloud is where the action is

October 5, 2020

Via: Info World

Multicloud is definitely a thing. However, it’s not exactly clear what that “thing” is. According to new survey data from database vendor MariaDB, 71% of survey respondents report running databases on at least two different cloud providers today. Yet when […]


Internet, Wireless & Cloud

3 cloud architecture secrets your cloud provider won’t tell you

October 2, 2020

Via: Info World

Do you have an optimized architecture? This means that your solution maximizes efficiency and minimizes costs. You’ve selected the right cloud resources to configure the best storage systems, databases, and compute platforms—at least that’s what you think. What I’m seeing […]