Public Cloud

Last Updated on 5 March 2015, Total: 10 Articles and Tutorials

  1. When Good Clouds Go Bad: All about Cloud Services Outages (Part 3)

    In this third and final installment in this series, we’ll wrap up with some tips on how you can prepare for the inevitable eventual cloud outage and what you can do to minimize the potential resultant down time and loss of productivity for your organization... Read More

  2. When Good Clouds Go Bad: All about Cloud Services Outages (Part 2)

    In Part 2 of this series, we’ll look more closely at some of the biggest cloud services outages of 2014 and we’ll describe the process that cloud providers go through in response to outages, including the Root Cause Analysis... Read More

  3. When Good Clouds Go Bad: All about Cloud Services Outages (Part 1)

    In this article, we’ll take a look at some of the major cloud service outages that have occurred over the past year, what causes the cloud to go down, and how planning beforehand can help you to cope with the inevitable downtime when (not if) it happens to you... Read More

  4. Why the Cloud is More Trustworthy Than you Think

    Everyone brings up the cloud when there’s some salacious piece of news – this cloud provider has a security breach, that one had an outage, etc. But no one talks about the cloud when it is secure, available and providing value to the customer. It’s just not interesting enough. So is the cloud as bad as the news makes it... Read More

  5. Evolution at Work: The Internet of Things Meets the Cloud

    The Cloud will be why the IoT’s fittest will survive... Read More

  6. An Internet of Business Things in the Cloud

    This article looks at the Internet of Things and how cloud-based services can ensure that devices are constantly monitored, that software updates are applied when needed, and that you can control the “things” from any location... Read More

  7. Desktop in the Cloud: Will Cloud-based VDI ever get out of the Gate? (Part 2)

    In this, Part 2 of the series, we will get more cloud-specific in our examination of the possible future of remotely-delivered VDI in the form of Desktop as a Service (DaaS)... Read More

  8. Desktop in the Cloud: Will Cloud-based VDI ever get out of the Gate? (Part 1)

    This article will look at VDI from a cloud-service perspective, and examine where the technology is today and where it might be headed in the future... Read More

  9. Configure a Windows Server 2012 R2 Test Lab in Microsoft Azure

    This article looks at how Microsoft Azure allows you to configure a test lab with virtually unlimited resources and minimal effort... Read More

  10. Stability and Reliability of Public Cloud Storage

    In this article we will consider cloud provider stability and reliability of public cloud storage and ways to ensure you are receiving maximum stability and reliability from your public cloud storage provider... Read More