With continuing concern surrounding the damaged nuclear plants, the global community continues to watch the turmoil unfolding in Japan. In the twenty days since the Sendai earthquake and the resulting tsunami brought unimagined devastation to the Japanese nation, we are seeing just how small planet earth really is. Global Dependencies are Felt Locally Moving beyond […]
Even though Cloud may be a relatively new phenomenon for your company, you can still begin to measure your return on investment (ROI) if not in real numbe, at least in the ways it is changing your organization. Here are a few examples.
The demand for consulting services designed around cloud readiness is being driven by customers looking for solutions that can get cloud technologies and legacy technologies – dedicated hosting or on-premise – to work together.
Many companies have a virtualized infrastructure, but in reality, a virtualized data center is not the same as a private cloud. Most virtualized data centers lack the automation and processes to manage them as private clouds.
When talking about Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), typically a private cloud is in a company's data center while a public cloud is operated by a provider and shared by multiple companies. That is a good start, but neither definition explains what an Enterprise Cloud is.
The consistent theme for this year's event was about how Cloud for the enterprise needs to be built with availability, manageability, and security in mind - an area that we within SunGard are most passionate about.
The more physically fit we are, the more resilient our muscles and bodies are to stress and strain. The same can be said for organizational resilience programs. They may need a “trainer” to help us get them in shape, but even without that expert resource, they certainly need regular exercises. The risks companies face today […]