Cloud computing poses challenges for IT administrators. Gaining visibility into transaction volume, variability, latency, errors, size, and other metrics for AWS regions and zones isn't always easy and yet it vital. ExtraHop thinks its ExtraHop for AWS is the solution.
Virtualization reaches from hand-held devices to the data center to the clouds. Virtually Speaking examines the forces behind this expansion, the suppliers of the technology and the organizations using the technology.
Daniel Kusnetzky, a reformed software engineer and product manager, founded Kusnetzky Group LLC in 2006. He's literally written the book on virtualization and often comments on cloud computing, mobility and systems software. In his spare time, he's also the managing partner of Lux Sonus LLC, an investment firm.
Kenneth 'Ken' Hess is a full-time Windows and Linux system administrator with 20 years of experience with Mac, Linux, UNIX, and Windows systems in large multi-data center environments.
Managed service providers offer services that can be seen as the predecessor to today's notion of cloud computing. Some haven't made the move to offering true cloud services because of the cost of creating the infrastructure and developing self-service administrative tools. Cloudyn says becoming an AWS broker should be their next step.
Midmarket companies often have neither the resource nor the staff to construct their own complete solutions and are increasingly seeking cloud computing solutions. An IBM sponsored Cloud Forum brought together journalists, analysts, developers and midmarket executives to discuss the future of cloud computing.
Steve Robey, IT Director for Kineto Wireless, discusses his company's IT infrastructure and why Zetta.net was chosen as a cloud-based backup and disaster recovery solution.
"Data forensics" helps a Cloudmeter customer offer significant value to customer campaigns. It selected Cloudmeter to help improve the company's analysis of customer online sessions and pass data to its business intelligence systems.
Docker, Inc. (formely known as dotCloud) is the company behind the open-source Docker project and the growing Docker ecosystem of people, products, platforms, and partners revolutionizing the way code is built, packaged, and deployed.
Stratus' Dave Le Clair talks about the planning that is needed to take cloud computing all the way up to continuous availability.
Choosing a monitoring, management and operational analytics solution can be difficult. BlueShore Financial selected CloudPhysics' Software-as-a-Service solution to address their requirements. BlueShore's Infrastructure Architect explains why his organization made this decision.
Amazon Web Services and its buddy Eucalyptus, Microsoft Windows Azure, Apache CloudStack and OpenStack are all racing to be stack of software organizations will use to build their Cloud-based workloads. Mirantis' CEO, Adrian Ionel, believes OpenStack has all of the earmarks of the winner. Do you agree?
VMware announced that it has acquired desktop as a service supplier Desktone. Does this signal that your next desktop will live in some cloud service provider's data center?