- 117GB of working memory? You must be joking!Posted 139 days ago
Security in the cloud no longer a major concern
A recent survey commissioned by qumu.com brings out some interesting findings. Security is not as great a concern among CIOs as it once was. In fact, the survey showed that 54.5% of the respondents shifted to the cloud because...
- Posted 225 days ago
Mission Resilient Cloud – Military to the rescue
It is a well known fact that the military has been behind a number of practical advances in science and technology. I use the word ‘practical’ with care because the military is interested in technology that can...
- Posted 419 days ago
Cloud Data Centers – Major Power Consumers
A recent study by Greenpeace compared the top 14 cloud computing companies in the IT space to decide which is the best and the worst user of electric power. Apple, Microsoft and Amazon all failed the test...
- Posted 427 days ago
Case Study – Windows Azure – Orion Energy Systems
It is all very well to talk of cloud computing. How does it really benefit companies in the real world? Look at this case study - The Orion Energy Systems Company was founded in 1996 with...
- Posted 440 days ago
Economic benefits of the Cloud
Everyone says it is raining benefits because of the cloud. What are these benefits and how are they caused? What creates value? If I can take you back to the mainframe era, Thomas J Watson, the...
- Posted 447 days ago
Cloud Computing – Uneven Growth?
A recent study by the AMD group indicated that as many as 70% of business respondents have stated that they are either already using cloud computing or are contemplating beginning to use it in the near future....
- Posted 449 days ago