Hybrid Cloud

Some organisations are happy to put some IT functions into a public cloud but prefer to keep higher-risk or more bespoke functions in a private cloud or even in-house. This is a hybrid cloud solution. You don’t have to go the whole hog, for example some organisations use cloud services for archiving old data but keep operational data close.

Elon Musk's SpaceX bans Zoom over security fears

News
2 Apr, 2020
Sabina Weston

The ban follows FBI warnings about the threat of "Zoom-bombing"

Five obstacles holding your hybrid cloud strategy back

Advice
31 Mar, 2020
Zach Cooper Esther Kezia Thorpe

Overcoming these challenges is key to a successful cloud migration strategy

Oracle cloud courses are free during coronavirus lockdown

News
31 Mar, 2020
Bobby Hellard

Oracle offers free access to an online learning course and certification until 15 May

Is the best cloud a small cloud?

In-depth
13 Mar, 2020
David Howell

As your business’ use of hosted services matures, a ‘boutique cloud’ could be an ideal service platform

Google Cloud snaps up multi-cloud analytics platform for $2.6bn

News
13 Feb, 2020
Bobby Hellard

Deal greenlit by UK's markets watchdog as it won't adversely impact competition, according to reports

HPE

HPE snaps up edge-to-cloud security startup Scytale

News
4 Feb, 2020
Bobby Hellard

San Francisco-based startup boasts a heavyweight workforce of ex-AWS, Google and Okta employees

NHS

NHS shifts two national services to the cloud

News
28 Jan, 2020
Nicole Kobie

Appointment service and NHS 111 directory are the first major services to make the move

FireEye expands cloud security with Cloudvisory acquisition

News
22 Jan, 2020
Nicole Kobie

FireEye picks up cloud visibility firm Cloudvisory and unveils two new Mandiant security products

IBM Logo

Cloud fuels IBM’s first quarter of growth since 2018

News
22 Jan, 2020
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

Year-on-year revenue creeps up by 0.1% to $21.8 billion while Red Hat growth ballooned by 24%

How the enterprise can embrace hybrid cloud

In-depth
15 Jan, 2020
Zach Cooper Esther Kezia Thorpe Grace Halverson

Hybrid cloud has much to offer organisations of all sizes, but enterprises in particular stand to gain so much

Illustration of a code cloud raining over a city

Our 5-minute guide to enterprise cloud computing

In-depth
15 Jan, 2020
Esther Kezia Thorpe Grace Halverson

What is enterprise cloud computing, how is it used, and what are the business benefits?

Banco Sabadell signs up to 10-year IBM deal

News
15 Jan, 2020
Bobby Hellard

The Spanish bank will migrate its IT systems to a Red Hat-developed hybrid cloud infrastructure

Insight Partners snaps up Veeam for $5bn

News
9 Jan, 2020
Bobby Hellard

Cloud firm hopes to reach new markets under its new US-based leadership

HPE hybrid IT revenue falls 11% triggering share slump

News
26 Nov, 2019
Dale Walker

Company misses analyst estimates but remains optimistic for 2020

Cloud services

Surge in multi-cloud adoption reveals wider challenges

News
20 Nov, 2019
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

Businesses are most occupied with security and ensuring they have the right expertise in managing emerging cloud environments

Google Cloud ramps up its migration partnerships

News
20 Nov, 2019
Bobby Hellard

VMware, SAP and Windows workloads can be migrated through Google's new acquisitions

Meet Azure Arc, a Microsoft platform for those that want a bit of everything

News
5 Nov, 2019
Dale Walker

New tools suggest the biggest shift in Azure strategy yet

HCL and Google partner on new cloud business

News
31 Oct, 2019
Bobby Hellard

Google continues to invest in GCP with new service to support enterprise cloud adoption

Commvault CEO Sanjay Mirchandani addressing delegates at its annual GO conference

Commvault sounds warning for multi-cloud “new world order”

News
16 Oct, 2019
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

CEO Sanjay Mirchandani draws from the "scars of being a CIO" to promote his roadmap for the company

Commvault Go 2019 branding

Commvault launches ‘Metallic’ SaaS backup suite

News
15 Oct, 2019
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

The sub-brand, built on Azure, launches with Office 365 compatibility