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.

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

Pure Storage beefs up cloud support

News
17 Sep, 2019
Adam Shepherd

New cloud data management tools for Azure and AWS hit general availability

How to get ready for your cloud transformation

Advice
13 Sep, 2019
Esther Kezia Thorpe Grace Halverson

Five decisions IT teams should consider before migrating to the cloud

Illustration of a code cloud raining over a city

Our 5-minute guide to enterprise cloud computing

In-depth
11 Sep, 2019
Esther Kezia Thorpe Grace Halverson

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

National Express

Vodafone and IBM help National Express get on the digital transformation bus

News
29 Aug, 2019
Rene Millman

Eight-year IT modernisation deal will see coach company embrace hybrid cloud

VMware doubles down on Kubernetes and hybrid cloud

News
26 Aug, 2019
Adam Shepherd

The company’s annual show sees updates across a number of product lines

Illustration of a code cloud raining over a city

85% of companies now operating in a multi-cloud environment

Analysis
7 Aug, 2019
Esther Kezia Thorpe

Organisations are embracing the use of multiple clouds, but formal management is lagging

Google cloud platform

VMware strikes public cloud partnership with Google Cloud

News
30 Jul, 2019
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

Enterprise customers seeking ways to adopt hybrid configurations will have greater flexibility

Five obstacles holding your hybrid cloud strategy back

Advice
17 Jul, 2019
Esther Kezia Thorpe

Overcoming these challenges is key to a successful cloud migration strategy

Oracle Sign outside its HQ

Rising Oracle revenues signal end to turbulent cloud transition

News
20 Jun, 2019
Bobby Hellard

The company rises on strong quarterly forecast driven by cloud services

HPE Discover 2019

HPE head declares future is "cloudless"

News
20 Jun, 2019
Jane McCallion

Antonio Neri sets out his vision for the future of business IT

What to expect from HPE Discover 2019

Opinion
17 Jun, 2019
Jane McCallion

HPE has had a low-key 2019, but this year’s conference should be anything but dull

VMware to acquire cloud startup Avi Networks

News
14 Jun, 2019
Bobby Hellard

The company wants to help enterprises adopt software-defined application delivery across data centres and clouds

Microsoft and Oracle team up on multi-cloud service

News
6 Jun, 2019
Bobby Hellard

Customers will now be able to migrate applications and databases to either cloud

How the enterprise can embrace hybrid cloud

In-depth
29 May, 2019
Esther Kezia Thorpe Grace Halverson

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