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  • EMC works to boost acceptance of public and private clouds

    EMC has tied its fortunes to the future of cloud computing and is working hard to change the hearts and minds of IT executives so they will embrace the same vision, according to the firm's chief marketing officer.

    Written by Tim Greene17 Dec. 11 04:31
  • Beware Cloud computing advice from IT research firms

    I don't know how I missed this, but at the Gartner IT Symposium in October, Darryl Plummer (Chief of Gartner Cloud Research) apparently stated that enterprises should deploy applications in a public cloud provider as a default, and only deploy them in a private cloud if the public alternative is not appropriate.

    Written by Bernard Golden10 Dec. 11 02:23
  • Aussie Cloud adoption can be accelerated with BizCloud

    Australian businesses looking to move to the Cloud may experience shorter implementation times following the launch of BizCloud, an on-premise private Cloud service from business technology provider, CSC.

    Written by Hamish Barwick16 Aug. 11 16:42
  • Cloud CIO: Like open source, cloud hides in plain sight

    I came across an article in InfoWorld about a survey that TheInfoPro conducted among Fortune 1000 firms regarding their use of public cloud storage offerings. The bottom line: they haven't, they aren't, and they won't. 87 per cent of respondents stated they have no plans to use public storage-as-a-service, while only 10 per cent say that they will. Clearly, the survey indicates this market segment has no use for cloud storage.

    Written by Bernard Golden12 May 11 04:44
  • Cloud computing ‘number two’ priority for CIOs: IDC

    A majority of Australian CIOs are moving towards the cloud at a rapid rate, with cost effectiveness and reduced infrastructure being top-of-mind for IT leaders looking at SaaS.

    Written by Lisa Banks27 Aug. 10 15:25
  • Public clouds open data storage services: analyst

    Data storage services are becoming available in public clouds with the move set to cut enterprise IT costs and make life easier for CIOs trying to best utilise cloud computing.

    Written by Lisa Banks30 July 10 09:34