Clouds - January 2017

January 31, 2017 James Kessinger

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Contents:

AWS Case Study: Brooks Brothers: Amazon Web Services

3 reasons why 2017 will see massive cloud migration: InfoWorld

Sneak Peek into Cloud Computing, 2017: ReadITQuik

TSO Logic: Cloud Migration Offers Instant Savings: Data Center Knowledge

Why the Computing Cloud Will Keep Growing and Growing: The New York Times

Future Trends of Cloud Migration Services Market 2017 - 2027: Digital Journal

Winter is coming: is your disaster recovery ready?: Information Age

The Cloud Vendors Want You To Embrace The Third Wave Of Computing - Are You Ready?: Forbes.com

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AWS Case Study: Brooks Brothers

Amazon Web Services

"Brooks Brothers frequently launches new business initiatives, which helps the company stay competitive in the retail industry. The organization needed a more agile way of quickly testing these new projects..." 

Learn how Brooks Brothers utilized AWS to reduce operational costs and can now scale applications globally whenever necessary.

Read more at AWS.

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3 reasons why 2017 will see massive cloud migration

David Linthicum, InfoWorld

"Global 2000 enterprises have migrated about 5 to 7 percent of their on-premises applications. That’s up from my estimate of 1 percent in 2013, a figure that aligns well with the revenue growth of the major public cloud providers.

What will the number be at the end of 2017? Brace yourself: I figure it will be about 18 to 20 percent. Why that huge jump?"

Read the answer at InfoWorld.

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Sneak Peek into Cloud Computing, 2017

Rhucha Kulkarni, ReadITQuik 

"The future promises to be bigger and better, ushering the second wave of cloud computing. Many enterprises will have gained the confidence of operating in the cloud, be it hosting data centers, or migrating critical workloads and applications."

Read more at ReadITQuik for a full list of what to look out for in 2017.

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TSO Logic: Cloud Migration Offers Instant Savings 

Chris Burt, Data Center Knowledge  

"Nearly half (45 percent) of on-premise virtualized operating system instances could run more economically in the cloud, for a 43 percent annual savings, according to research released this week by infrastructure optimization company TSO Logic. The research makes starkly clear the cost of legacy hardware, and the savings potential of cloud migration."

Read more at Data Center Knowledge.

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Why the Computing Cloud Will Keep Growing and Growing

Quentin Hardy, New York Times 

"In the third quarter, A.W.S. had revenue of $13 billion a year, growing at 55 percent annually… But Amazon is not alone in this business, and the competition is getting more intense… There are profound consequences from the scale and ambition of this trend. Given their size, wealth and technical expertise, the big cloud companies are likely to build cheaper designs and demand lower prices for everything in computing." 

 

More at The New York Times

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Future Trends of Cloud Migration Services Market 2017 - 2027

Digital Journal 

"A number of enterprises from different industries have started understanding and adopting advanced technologies pertaining to IT. One of the most popular trend amongst these are enterprises migrating to cloud... However, before migrating to cloud, enterprises need to thoroughly analyse and understand the different aspects of cloud migration, such as financial, security, and technical aspects." 

Read the full article at Digital Journal

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Winter is coming: is your disaster recovery ready?

Nick Ismael, Information Age 

"At this time of year many can relate to the classic Game of Thrones line, “Winter is Coming,” and even more can agree with Sansa that winter is already here… Whether creating a DR plan for the first time or updating an existing one, there are three key considerations to include to ensure the plan is robust, effective and allows true recovery to take place."

Learn the 3 key considerations at Information Age.

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The Cloud Vendors Want You To Embrace The Third Wave Of Computing - Are You Ready?

Janakiram MSV, Forbes.com

“The third wave of computing is evolving in the form of containers, which are getting ready to replace VMs as the fundamental units of computing… recent developments suggest that containers are maturing to a point where they can potentially replace virtual machines. This phenomenon will have a strong influence in the way IaaS is delivered to customers.”

 

Read more at Forbes.com.

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