Cloud Storage News, Analysis, & Advice - InformationWeek

InformationWeek is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them.Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

IoT
IoT
Cloud // Cloud Storage
News & Commentary
Stepping into the Cloud Requires New IT Security Tactics
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Adopting a strategy to embrace the cloud should include adequate plans to control and monitor the new environment.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 5/7/2019
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Why You Need to Address Your Cloud Skills Gap
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
The progression of cloud innovations require new skills and new approaches to training IT professionals.
By Kevin Kelly, Director of AWS Certification and AWS Academy , 4/24/2019
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Topspin and Terabytes: IBM Ups Its Cloud Game at the Masters
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Lessons learned from working with sports data can inform new ways of addressing enterprise DevOps, cloud, and AI needs.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/24/2019
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Google Unveils Hybrid Cloud Platform Anthos
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
The reveal at the Google Cloud Next conference opened the door for Google to play a bigger role in cloud transformation.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/11/2019
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Q&A: Looker’s Nick Caldwell Discusses Data-Driven Workforces
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
New cloud infrastructure and connected data are changing how collaboration and data management are handled.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/8/2019
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Where Does Oracle Fit in the New Cloud Era?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Differing perspectives weigh in on the venerable database and the rise of its cloud-native rivals.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/4/2019
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Q&A: Nancy Harris of Sage Talks Financial Data and the Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Machine learning and AI may create more ways for companies with legacy financial data to leverage the cloud.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/1/2019
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Is Hybrid Cloud the New Standard for Future Infrastructure?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Plenty of young organizations may be cloud native with public services, but many incumbents cannot go that route.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 3/27/2019
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
FinOps Foundation Lays Out Cloud Spending Leadership Roadmap
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Education and information sharing among peers may help the market be more fiscally efficient about cloud migration.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 3/21/2019
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Q&A: Deloitte’s Lisa Noon on Inclusivity and Cloud Evolution
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
As adoption of the cloud accelerates, a broader mix of perspectives can help accelerate innovation.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 3/15/2019
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Q&A: Where IBM Sees Growth in Hybrid Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Eager to show that it is part of the future, IBM shares some of its perspective on how cloud computing continues to evolve.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/27/2019
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Wachter’s Migration to SD-WAN Brought It Savings Over MPLS
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
SD-WAN continues to become more mainstream as businesses realize greater flexibility and reduced costs.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/26/2019
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
VMware vRealize vs. Turbonomic: Real User Insights
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
IT professionals shared their thoughts on the pros and cons of a pair of hybrid cloud management tools.
By IT Central Station , 2/21/2019
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Myth or Matter: Is There a DevOps Talent Shortage?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Enterprises that hold out to hire DevOps unicorns may be overlooking worthwhile workers who are already available.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/14/2019
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Tightening the Belt on Excess Spending for Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Migration to the cloud is part of many transformation plans but it can spiral into expenses that could be avoided.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/13/2019
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Where Third-Party Vendors Stand in the Wake of AWS Backup
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Amazon’s offering is meant to deliver convenience—and it may push competing backup services to change tactics.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/8/2019
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Fighting for Digital Transformation in the Government Sector
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
DevOps and digital transformation for government entities can mean addressing policy and security-driven roadblocks.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/5/2019
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Digital Transformation Rx: Moving Health Care to the Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Modernizing an industry that is under federal compliance mandates and historically has been slow to embrace new IT can require an extra bit of finesse.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/31/2019
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Q&A: Cloud Services Offer Retailers New Competitive Edge
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Incumbent retailers can no longer count on size and scale to fend off startup rivals. Google Cloud’s Pravin Pillai discusses how cloud-based solutions can make these enterprises nimbler.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/21/2019
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Can a Hybrid Cloud Strategy Boost IT Transformation Adoption?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Breaking out of old perceptions about the role of IT departments be the key to being part of companies’ overall digital transformation strategies.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/17/2019
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
More Stories
Slideshows
9 Steps Toward Ethical AI
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek,  5/15/2019
Commentary
How to Assess Digital Transformation Efforts
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer,  5/14/2019
Commentary
Is AutoML the Answer to the Data Science Skills Shortage?
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary,  5/10/2019
Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
Video
Current Issue
A New World of IT Management in 2019
This IT Trend Report highlights how several years of developments in technology and business strategies have led to a subsequent wave of changes in the role of an IT organization, how CIOs and other IT leaders approach management, in addition to the jobs of many IT professionals up and down the org chart.
White Papers
Slideshows
Twitter Feed
Sponsored Live Streaming Video
Everything You've Been Told About Mobility Is Wrong
Attend this video symposium with Sean Wisdom, Global Director of Mobility Solutions, and learn about how you can harness powerful new products to mobilize your business potential.
Sponsored Video
Flash Poll