Last month, we had the opportunity to participate in an interview with Patrick Pushor of Cloud Chronicle (@CloudChronicle). Cloud Chronicle is focused on evangelizing cloud computing and discussing with vendors how their technology can address critical business needs as we move to this hyper-agile notion of on-demand computing as a utility. He focuses on standards, […]
EMC is expecting a record-breaking turnout at its 12th annual EMC World 2012 next week in Las Vegas. As a proud EMC partner, we will be attending the conference highlighting the challenges of legacy disaster recovery solutions and the benefits of Recovery as a Service in the cloud. Stop by and visit us in booth […]
Rich Miller, editor of Data Center Knowledge, stopped by our booth at Cloud Connect last week to give us his take on the conference, trends he was hearing and some thoughts on the direction of cloud computing as it relates to data centers. Watch video below: Following the conference and the announcement […]
Somehow, a perception exists that a cloud provides a certain level of redundancy by default. However, make no mistake. Redundancy is not inherent. Admittedly, individual hardware and software components have some redundancy built in. However, those capabilities do not eliminate the need for a redundant cloud any more than safe cars eliminate the need for […]
Recently, Indu Kodukula, SunGard EVP and CTO, was interviewed by Smart Business Philadelphia. Here are a few of his remarks. – CM The #1 reason companies want to use the cloud for their applications is to align their spending with business value. Companies don’t know up-front what business return they would receive from a capital […]
Many cloud vendors have little experience with business continuity--the resiliency, restoration, disaster recovery and security needed to keep your system operating, performing and secure. An Enterprise Cloud, however, should have business continuity "baked-in."
In Part I, we recapped four of seven roles cloud computing plays today or will play in the near future, as discussed by Indu Kodukula, CTO of SunGard Availability Services. Here we complete the discussion with the final three roles Kodukula foresees.