What are the latest trends in cloud computing? We discuss the influence of Blockchain, IoT, AI, Containers, Hybrid Cloud, Serverless and more.
DevSecOps – Lessons from Las Vegas
My last post came from Seattle airport, but this was written over a craft ale in a Las Vegas hotel following a spectacular re:Invent conference where AWS, once again, demonstrated their truly insane capability to innovate at a rapid pace. While in Vegas, I attended a few really interesting sessions relating to security in AWS, so […]
How Cloud is Fuelling Growth and Innovation in the Media Industry
You’d have to be living under a rock to be unaware of the challenges that have been facing the media industry for the past few years. Technological developments are disrupting and remoulding the way in which we consume news and entertainment, apparently having a devastating effect on the feasibility of print media.
Mastered DevOps? What’s next? DevSecOps, that’s what!
I think everyone is now familiar with the term DevOps. While it means different things to different people (perhaps due to marketing hype), I think the best one line summary I’ve read describes it as “giving a **** about your job”. A more polite version would include sentiment about people working together more effectively.
Can AWS’s New Region Revitalise Germany’s Economy?
Germany is going through some tough times as the economy shrank by 0.2% in the second quarter this year. A country that is powered by its exports also saw these fall by 6% in the month of August. Can the launch of AWS’s new region in Germany help revitalise the economy?
How the Cloud Enables Better Retail Data Analytics
Most are aware of cloud computing’s uses for data storage and scalable compute capacity and the benefits that these bring to businesses. What may not be so familiar however, are the benefits that the application of cloud computing in analysing data can have for retailers.
Clouded Judgement: Remember Governance
Cloud technologies have no doubt shifted the IT landscape in the past few years. Increased agility, diminished project timelines and abandoning the need to pour the majority of the budget on upfront capital costs has had IT professionals salivating across the globe. It seems however, those who were so eager to embrace the benefits of […]
Dream Big for your Business: Cloudreach and Dreamforce
As a consulting partner for a number of global leaders in the world of cloud computing, Cloudreach is committed to bringing its customers the very latest in news, innovations and trends from the world of business technology. Here, we take a look back at Dreamforce, the biggest Cloud Computing event of the year, to bring […]
Key Predictions: the Colour of Cloud in 2014
2014 will be a big year for cloud computing as it makes the transition from stand-alone IT strategy to becoming embedded in existing IT portfolios. Forrester analyst James Staten agrees, saying that 2014 will be the year that IT operations “stop fighting and get with the programme formally by developing real strategies for embracing the […]
What Makes CRM Go Wrong When Moving to the Cloud?
When a business decides to move the sales functions to a CRM system based in the cloud, such as Salesforce, it is a significant investment, both financially and in terms of the time put into the transition. There are several reasons why businesses either fail in switching to a cloud-based CRM system, or why they […]