Profile of Charles BabcockEditor at Large, Cloud
Member Since: 11/15/2013
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Charles Babcock is an editor-at-large for InformationWeek and author of Management Strategies for the Cloud Revolution, a McGraw-Hill book. He is the former editor-in-chief of Digital News, former software editor of Computerworld and former technology editor of Interactive Week. He is a graduate of Syracuse University where he obtained a bachelor's degree in journalism. He joined the publication in 2003.
Articles by Charles Babcock
posted in January 2017
A Dimension Data survey of development professionals found most enterprises have adopted agile methods, but only 14% can update hourly.
John Howie, former COO of the Cloud Security Alliance, says secure providers aren't enough; threats to users are evolving fast.
A wave of change is sweeping through the suppliers of ITSM, reflecting the enhanced ability to add analytics and automation to the field.
Nokia's total cost of ownership study finds most enterprises can save 25% of data center costs by converting it to private cloud.
Kubernetes advocate points to software's roots inside Google, its self-healing features and its container cluster know-how.
Researchers at SUSE and Docker turned up a previously unknown vulnerability in container operations and issued a patch.
Our '2017 State of Cloud' report finds private cloud losing its viability and hybrid cloud operations too complex; public cloud use advancing.
Containers are less an option and more an essential technology for achieving the agile company needed to survive in the digital economy.
VMware survey shows digital workspace users gaining enterprise agility through greater mobile workforce activity, added business initiative.
The giant Italian utility, Enel, is moving to the cloud to support it's Open Power strategy around the world, adding green power sources.
451 Research sees containers filling a more prominent role in the cloud technologies market by 2020; the container ecosystem growing fast.
Foundation finds more countries passing restrictions on use of intellectual property within their borders, export of data out.
Amazon's retail operation is now paired with what's known to be a highly successful cloud business: Are the two accelerating each other?
The surprise appearance of a tractor-trailer rig on stage at AWS ReInvent in Las Vegas illustrated a new way to move a petabyte of data into AWS data centers.
TSO Logic examined data from 10,000 customer servers and found how much upgrades can save in server count; right-sizing saves VM resources.