December 20, 2014, 8:10 pm GMT  

19 item(s) containing the term "infrastructure"

‘Web Site Security’ By @VZCloud | @CloudExpo [#Cloud]

— The cloud is becoming the de-facto way for enterprises to leverage common infrastructure while innovating and one of the biggest obstacles facing public cloud computing is security. In his session at 15th Cloud Expo, Jeff Aliber, a global marketing executive at Verizon, discussed how the best place for web security is ...
Dec 20 10:00:00 am GMT / Latest News from Cloud Computing Journal»

How NASA launched its web infrastructure into the cloud

— Among U.S. government agencies, the adoption of cloud computing hasn’t been moving full steam ahead, to say the least. Even though 2011 saw the Obama administration unveil the cloud-first initiative that called for government agencies to update their old legacy IT systems to the cloud, it […] How NASA launche...
Dec 19 01:00:17 pm GMT / GigaOM Cloud Computing»

Enabling Consistent Architecture Communication

— This article argues the validity of why consistent communication is essential for effective architecture. A two-phase process highlights the need of standardisation and collaboration as steps to a maturing architecture description process. It then introduces Infrastructure Modelling Language, an Archimate extension spe...
Dec 18 11:45:00 pm GMT / Latest News from Cloud Computing Journal»

ACI for Splunk Enterprise: Enabling comprehensive application health

— On January 13th, 2015, Cisco will celebrate the 1-year anniversary of its launch of Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI), a ground [...]
Dec 18 07:25:29 pm GMT / Data Center Networks»

How ecommerce and online experience are fusing for major brands

— Immersive, seamless web experiences that attract and engage customers for lasting relationships require updated platforms and flexible infrastructure. How ecommerce and online experience are fusing for major brands originally published by Gigaom, © copyright 2014. Continue reading…
Dec 18 07:00:49 pm GMT / GigaOM Cloud Computing»

Delivering high performance for mainstream applications without wasting your budget or hampering flexibility

— Data center managers are faced with a perpetual dilemma: finding the right infrastructure that supports the performance demands of ALL their Oracle applications, while balancing budgetary constraints and limitations.  They find that many applications and database instances require a lot of horsepower, but can&rsqu...
Dec 12 07:30:00 pm GMT / Inside Enterprise IT»

Sponsored Post: Campanja, Hypertable, Sprout Social, Scalyr, FoundationDB, AiScaler, Aerospike, AppDynamics, ManageEngine, Site24x7

— Who's Hiring? Campanja is an Internet advertising optimization company born in the cloud and today we are one of the nordics bigger AWS consumers, the time has come for us to the embrace the next generation of cloud infrastructure. We believe in immutable infrastructure, container technology and micro services, w...
Dec 09 04:56:17 pm GMT / High Scalability - Building bigger, faster, more reliable websites.»

What’s the Best Predictor of Success With IT Transformation?

— By Mike Koehler — Senior Vice President, EMC Global Services On the road to IT-as-a-Service, transforming your IT infrastructure and applications is the easy part, comparatively speaking, that is. The really tough part is transforming the people and processes, and it’s … Continue rea...
Dec 05 09:17:08 pm GMT / EMC Feeds »

Dell at Gartner Data Center 2014: Helping you to transform your business

— Approximately 2,000 attendees will be descending on the Venetian in Las Vegas this week for the Gartner Data Center Infrastructure & Operations Management Conference. We at Dell are excited to be a premier sponsor and have put together a number of offerings for the show, all aimed at helping you transform ...
Dec 01 04:00:00 pm GMT / Inside Enterprise IT»

Infrastructure in the App-Centric Data Environment

— Applications and application-layer management will consume an increasing amount of IT’s attention going forward.
Nov 25 08:30:00 pm GMT / Arthur Cole»

Red Hat releases Cloud Infrastructure version 5, expands Wipro partnership

— The new version of the enterprise virtualization-and-OpenStack-spanning bundle includes Satellite 6, which allows federated lifecycle management across a host of different environments. Red Hat releases Cloud Infrastructure version 5, expands Wipro partnership originally published by Gigaom, © copyright 2014. ...
Nov 03 09:00:51 am GMT / GigaOM iaas»

CloudSigma gains Ubuntu certification through Canonical tie-in

— Swiss/U.S. infrastructure-as-a-service provider CloudSigma has joined the likes of Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure in gaining Ubuntu certification — a move that should make it more attractive for those looking to deploy the much-used guest operating system. Ubuntu certification means CloudSigma, which pit...
Oct 15 04:19:13 pm GMT / GigaOM iaas»

Bippity Boppity Boom! The Impact of Enchanted Objects on Development, Infrastructure and the Cloud

— I have been spending a bunch of my time recently thinking through the impact on what David Rose of Ditto Labs and MIT Media Lab romantically calls ‘Enchanted Objects’.  What are enchanted objects?   Enchanted Objects are devices, appliances, tools, dishware, … Continue reading →
Nov 01 10:28:04 pm GMT / LooseBolts»

Counting Servers is Hard

— At the Microsoft World-Wide Partners Conference, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer announced that “We have something over a million servers in our data center infrastructure. Google is bigger than we are. Amazon is a little bit smaller. You get Yahoo! and Facebook, and then everybody else is 100,000 units probab...
Jul 17 12:34:17 am GMT / Perspectives»

NetApp Contribution Brings Data ONTAP 8 Clustering Drivers to OpenStack

— Contributions Drive Open Source Cloud Adoption Through Scalability, Efficiency, and Risk Reduction, Enabling an Agile Data Infrastructure
Oct 15 08:01:00 am GMT / NetApp - Press Releases»

Fun with Energy Consumption Data

— Facebook recently released a detailed report on their energy consumption and carbon footprint: Facebook’s Carbon and Energy Impact. Facebook has always been super open with the details behind there infrastructure. For example, they invited me to tour the Prineville datacenter just prior to its opening: · &n...
Aug 13 02:14:18 am GMT / Perspectives»

A final thought from The Wisdom of Clouds

— As the cloud market matures, James Urquhart changes companies and changes his focus from infrastructure to applications. It's time to say goodbye...
Nov 02 11:57:52 pm GMT / The Wisdom of Clouds »

Datacenters For Ravers

— This past month I've been building a new infrastructure for iSkoot, a great mobile start-up. We've been tasked with re-building and migrating an existing infrastructure from an east coast datacenter to Santa Clara in 25 days. The project itself is going pretty smoothly, minus a few miss-communications between our IS...
Nov 23 01:45:09 am GMT / mhalligan's blog»


— Forrester recently published a report: Infrastructure Architects Link Technology Strategy With Long-Term EA and Business Goals It’s a decent article.  For far too long many enterprise teams have viewed infrastructure architects as too low level...(read more)
Jul 17 04:59:24 pm GMT / Thoughts from the raised floor. Lewis Curtis Blog site»