Cloud Insight

One of the hot, trending topics these days is the Docker platform. Authored by Solomon Hykes, founder and CEO of dotCloud, Docker takes application deployment to a level unseen. Docker is making things easier for developers and system administrators alike. So, what exactly is Docker?...

Every organization is in a unique place when it comes to their IT needs and wants. In fact, some organizations believe that IT progression is not a major priority. Of course, most of us know this is not the most forward thinking approach. Thankfully it’s...

Doing proper due diligence when searching for a cloud provider is absolutely imperative. Before you begin your search, you should come up with a list of pertinent questions to ask each provider to obtain a better understanding of how they operate. Of course, the price...

It is commonly thought that cloud computing and virtualization are crutches of one another, or in other words, one is needed for the other to work. Is this an actual fact? What are the differences between the two and what makes each effective? We’ll explore...

One of the main advantages of the cloud is being able to provision server space or applications as needed, or as a service. This is more formally known as Software-as-a-Service, or SaaS. The SaaS model allows customers to use the application for a smaller recurring...

Cloud services have been growing at a steady pace in the last several years. With more and more businesses turning to the cloud to improve efficiency, executives are trying to determine if the cloud is right for them and what services to utilize. We’ll share...

Over the years, we as technology professionals and business leaders have determined that with new technology comes new threats, or at least the perception of new threats. One of these new technologies is the public cloud infrastructure. Many pundits and potential users believe there are...

Information Technology has a lot of different meanings to a lot of different people. Those that work in the IT field believe that IT is a driving force behind business success. While those that consider themselves “business people” often believe IT is simply there to...

There are many reasons organizations just like yours are considering a hosted private cloud over other cloud solutions. Perhaps a public cloud does not meet security or regulatory guidelines, or maybe you don’t want to share server space and bandwidth with other users. Whatever the...