Posts Tagged ‘cloud governance’

Software Defined Data Center: What’s your real goal? Incremental optimization or true business agility

There is enormous change afoot in the enterprise IT vendor landscape. Consolidation, announcements, bold claims, counter-claims as well as backtracks, delays and pivots.  The big, traditional players  in the vendor community are doing everything they can to remain competitive and offer products and services that will keep them relevant. Meanwhile, the enterprise is changing faster…
by  \  16 Jul, 2013 \  5:46pm EDT
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Five Critical Ways to Improve Security Posture Across Clouds

Survey after survey continues to find that security is chief among the challenges with cloud computing. In fact, fewer than half of security and compliance officers feel that they have the technology they need to secure their cloud deployments! Cloud management platforms can play a pivotal role in cloud security by centralizing the orchestration, governance…
by  \  10 Jun, 2013 \  3:14pm EDT
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Private or Public Clouds: A Ridiculous Debate

Public or Private? Private or Public? Let me officially call it: The debate over public or private cloud is over. Every (yes, EVERY) enterprise will have more than one type of internal cloud and at least one external cloud in use.  Let me say it again: EVERY one. There are no enterprises left that are…
by  \  3 Jun, 2013 \  2:49pm EDT
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Cloud Computing may be Heating Up, but ServiceMesh is on Fire

Cloud computing is undeniably hot right now. Gartner’s latest report on public cloud computing adoption, Forecast Overview: Public Cloud Services, Worldwide, 2011-2016, 4Q12 Update (2/8/13) finds that global spending on public cloud services is expected to achieve a CAGR of 17.7% from 2011 through 2016 and is expected to grow from $76.9B in 2010 to…
by  \  9 May, 2013 \  4:06pm EDT
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ServiceMesh Integrates EMC ViPR Software-Defined Storage Into On-Demand, Cloud-Based IT Services

Hearty congratulations to EMC on the announcement of their newest offering, ViPR.  It’s truly exciting to hear the buzz here in Vegas about it and to answer questions on the show floor as to how ServiceMesh Agility Platform integrates and supports the new Software-Defined Storage offering.  For more on that, read here.  While the reception…
by  \  8 May, 2013 \  8:15am EDT
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Video Blog: Policy-Driven Governance for Enterprise Clouds

The cloud marketplace is starting to make a shift, with the topic of policy-driven governance starting to grab more mindshare. That’s good news for us, because we’ve been working on solutions to address the complexities of policy creation and enforcement for enterprise cloud for over 3 years. To provide a small glimpse of that effort,…
by  \  5 May, 2011 \  6:34pm EDT