Cloud Computing http://mspmentor.net/taxonomy/term/19995/more en The Doyle Report: Fresh-Squeezed Examples of Technological, Social and Organizational Innovation http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/doyle-report-fresh-squeezed-examples-technological-social-and-organizational-innovat <div class="node-body article-body">A look at Cisco, Anchor Networks and Silicon Slopes</div> <div class="field-stocksymbols"> <span>Stock Symbols:&nbsp;</span> CSCO AMZN MSFT GOOG </div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/doyle-report-fresh-squeezed-examples-technological-social-and-organizational-innovat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/doyle-report-fresh-squeezed-examples-technological-social-and-organizational-innovat#comments Cloud Computing Sat, 20 May 2017 01:41:00 +0000 77391 at http://mspmentor.net Microsoft to Open Africa Data Centers to Seek Edge in Cloud Push http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/microsoft-open-africa-data-centers-seek-edge-cloud-push <div class="field-byline"> Loni Prinsloo | Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">By moving data centers closer to customers, Microsoft is able to speed up cloud-service delivery and comply with laws that require certain data to be stored locally. The expansion in Africa will allow Microsoft to get a jump on its larger cloud rival Amazon.com Inc.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/microsoft-open-africa-data-centers-seek-edge-cloud-push" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/microsoft-open-africa-data-centers-seek-edge-cloud-push#comments Cloud Computing Thu, 18 May 2017 21:54:00 +0000 77261 at http://mspmentor.net Why Cloud Security Needs Visibility-as-a-Service http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/why-cloud-security-needs-visibility-service <div class="field-byline"> Jeff Harris, VP Solutions Marketing, Ixia </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The benefits that it offers – flexibility, agility, elasticity and rapid scaling both horizontally and vertically – present significant challenges in terms of gaining visibility and monitoring the performance and security of public cloud environments. </div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/why-cloud-security-needs-visibility-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/why-cloud-security-needs-visibility-service#comments Cloud Computing Thu, 18 May 2017 16:34:00 +0000 77251 at http://mspmentor.net The Doyle Report: Refresh Fatigue Has Left Computers Vulnerable and Spurred Greater Investment into Cloud Computing http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/doyle-report-refresh-fatigue-has-left-computers-vulnerable-and-spurred-greater-inves <div class="node-body article-body">Insights from DataEndure CTO Shahin Pirooz, a cloud evangelist with a distinct point of view</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/doyle-report-refresh-fatigue-has-left-computers-vulnerable-and-spurred-greater-inves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/doyle-report-refresh-fatigue-has-left-computers-vulnerable-and-spurred-greater-inves#comments Cloud Computing Tue, 16 May 2017 23:20:00 +0000 77171 at http://mspmentor.net How to Accelerate Application Migrations to the Cloud http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/how-accelerate-application-migrations-cloud <div class="field-byline"> Edy Almer | VP of Product, AlgoSec </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Some applications should not or cannot be moved; may be difficult to virtualize, sensitive to latency or governed by regulations which prohibit their moving outside of a given jurisdiction or geographic region.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/how-accelerate-application-migrations-cloud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/how-accelerate-application-migrations-cloud#comments Cloud Computing Fri, 12 May 2017 21:31:00 +0000 77101 at http://mspmentor.net Rackspace CEO Taylor Rhodes Leaving Company http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/rackspace-ceo-taylor-rhodes-leaving-company <div class="field-byline"> By Yevgeny Sverdlik | Data Center Knowledge </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In a blog post, Rhodes said he has taken the Windcrest, Texas-based company as far as his skill set would allow, and that it’s time to let someone with different knowledge and abilities push it further.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/rackspace-ceo-taylor-rhodes-leaving-company" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/rackspace-ceo-taylor-rhodes-leaving-company#comments Cloud Computing Thu, 04 May 2017 22:37:00 +0000 76881 at http://mspmentor.net <p>Taylor Rhodes</p> Amazon CEO Bezos Sells About $1 Billion in Company Stock http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/amazon-ceo-bezos-sells-about-1-billion-company-stock <div class="field-byline"> Spencer Soper | Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Bezos has been selling Amazon stock to invest in Blue Origin, which aims to send tourists on brief flights into suborbital space where they can experience weightlessness and get a nice view of the Earth.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/amazon-ceo-bezos-sells-about-1-billion-company-stock" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/amazon-ceo-bezos-sells-about-1-billion-company-stock#comments Cloud Computing Thu, 04 May 2017 19:58:00 +0000 76891 at http://mspmentor.net Cloud Earnings: Microsoft, Google and IBM Surge While AWS Dominates http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/cloud-earnings-microsoft-google-and-ibm-surge-while-aws-dominates <div class="node-body article-body">The coincidental confluence of financial reporting this week by Google parent Alphabet, Microsoft and Google seems an appropriate opportunity to examine the relative performance of industry leading cloud vendors. </div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/cloud-earnings-microsoft-google-and-ibm-surge-while-aws-dominates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/cloud-earnings-microsoft-google-and-ibm-surge-while-aws-dominates#comments Cloud Computing Fri, 28 Apr 2017 23:29:00 +0000 76721 at http://mspmentor.net <p>AWS data center in Frankfurt, Germany.</p> Google Cloud Has 'Good Shot' at Topping AWS by 2022, SVP Greene Says http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/google-cloud-has-good-shot-topping-aws-2022-svp-greene-says <div class="node-body article-body">The head of Google Cloud suggested the tech giant is poised to leapfrog competitors AWS, Microsoft Azure and IBM Cloud - all of which currently have larger market shares.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/google-cloud-has-good-shot-topping-aws-2022-svp-greene-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/google-cloud-has-good-shot-topping-aws-2022-svp-greene-says#comments Cloud Computing Mon, 24 Apr 2017 21:26:00 +0000 76621 at http://mspmentor.net <p>Diane Greene delivers a keynote during Google Next &#39;17 last month.</p> Amazon Web Services Head Jassy Digs at Oracle Over 'Lock In' http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/amazon-web-services-head-jassy-digs-oracle-over-lock <div class="node-body article-body">Appearing on CNBC, the head of the No. 1 public cloud vendor said customers are sick of long, expensive contracts. He also offers his thoughts on growth and Donald Trump.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/amazon-web-services-head-jassy-digs-oracle-over-lock" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/amazon-web-services-head-jassy-digs-oracle-over-lock#comments Cloud Computing Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:09:00 +0000 76541 at http://mspmentor.net CNBC video