This is guide for CIOs considering the use of cloud services.
A service cloud can be divided into three broad categories which this guide covers: Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS).
This guide also includes case studies of businesses using cloud services.
Choosing the right IaaS provider can be a stressful experience. How can you avoid the pitfalls so many businesses experience when migrating to the cloud? Continue Reading
Infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) supplier Reconnix says most businesses fear they lack the skills to move to the cloud Continue Reading
In this Ask the Expert, IDC analyst Rick Villars explains why 75% of IaaS provider offerings will be redesigned or phased out over the next year. Continue Reading
As cloud services become more complex and customized, the harder they are to evaluate. An expert offers advice for evaluating PaaS vendors Continue Reading
Read one expert's view on the future of PaaS, its current uses and relevant security considerations. Continue Reading
Caroline de Lacvivier offers a brief answer to the question, what is PaaS? She also explores frequently asked questions about uses, security and more. Continue Reading
SaaS providers typically don't offer clients a full backup service, but partners can step in with a cloud-to-cloud backup service that fills that gap. Continue Reading
With a wealth of options available in the AWS Marketplace and from independent vendors, enterprises have a tall task in selecting the right SaaS tool. Continue Reading
The majority of organisations are running applications in the cloud, but IT managers are concerned they are losing control of the Saas budget Continue Reading
Deploying SaaS can drive major efficiency gains within an organization. But it also presents its fair share of challenges -- security being one of them. Continue Reading
Cloud service adoption
UK businesses have yet to be convinced of the benefits of cloud computing but continue to outsource IT, says a global survey from KPMG Continue Reading
Unified Comms cloud services
Cloud UC has become the delivery model that best fits today's computing environment and mobile workforce. Continue Reading
Cloud integration services
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Cloud services case studies
The building society wants to make it easier for customers to manage their money online using HP technology and support services Continue Reading
Two use cases suggest moving to public cloud services is no longer a choice; it's a reality of doing business in the 21st century. Continue Reading