Cloud Computing

Key Drivers and Inhibitors for Cloud Adoption

Framework for cloud options, including key drivers and inhibitors. 

Open Source Meets Cloud Computing

Open source software has become the architectural foundation of many cloud projects.

The Link Between Cloud Computing and Big Data

A useful summary of the link between cloud computing and big data.

Networking and WAN Optimization

Everyone is talking about cloud computing. Of course, all of this hype has resulted in tremendous confusion.Here's a useful summary and a guide to networking and WAN optimization.

Big Data Comes to Higher Education

How does a team with more than 100 experts in Web and mobile app design, as well as instructional design, manage the use of "big data" in higher education?

Lost in the Cloud: Five strategies for risk managers facing the challenges of cloud computing.

Would you send your child to a daycare you hadn't thoroughly vetted? Of course not. You want your child to be safe. Risk managers feel the same way about moving to "the cloud."

Cloud Computing: Security Issues: Mini-Case Study

Innovation may need support from collaboration software and communications programs.  Imagine a large consulting company confronting this problem...

Email in the Cloud: Legal Issues

Your company does business in the United States and Europe.  You are considering outsourcing your email system to Google’s Gmail.  There is one concern that you should have.

Cloud Computing Case Studies: Amazon

Remember when Amazon's cloud computing service went down? What are the lessons to be learned?