I’ve been a bit obsessed with Home automation, Serverless and IoT for a wee while and I find that these are three technologies that complement each other super well. I started my IoT collection about 2 years ago when I asked for Philips Hue lights for Christmas… I got a few confused comments and looks […]
ElasticCleaner for AWS Elasticsearch
Overview AWS’ Elasticsearch Service is a managed service that makes it easy to deploy, operate, and scale Elasticsearch in the AWS cloud. Here at Cloudreach, we value the importance of open sourcing so have developed a guide to tackling one of the limitations of AWS Elasticsearch. Why use AWS Elasticsearch? AWS Elasticsearch is a managed […]
Google Cloud Platform – Momentum gathers
It’s fair to say that the cloud IaaS/PaaS world has thus far been dominated by AWS, and Microsoft are now recognised by most as the second “horse in the race” with their ever evolving Azure offering. I spent some time down at the Excel centre in London this past week at the Google Cloud Next […]
ChatOps for the Next-Gen MSP
What is ChatOps? Conversation-driven collaboration isn’t new, also known as: talk to the people around you and figure out a way to work together.
Cloud MSP Magic Quadrant – Life in the top right
Top Right. There it was, right before my eyes. Proudness, excitement and relief. All felt at the same time when I first opened the Hyperscale MSP Magic Quadrant preview sent by Gartner. At Cloudreach it was our first experience entering such a process and we had no idea where we stood until the results came […]
Unknown unknowns are a reality – does this stop you? Blackstone and Beyond.
Donald Rumsfeld may not be everyone’s cup of tea, however he did come up with one of the most famous statements in politics during a press briefing in 2002.
My Cloudy Journey with Cloudreach
The Start Every journey has to start somewhere and for me that somewhere was at a Citrix event in Scotland.
Cloudreach – 5 and a half years on
I felt inspired to write this today following the public announcement that Cloudreach has taken an epic next step on its journey to disrupt the world of tech and will now grow with the assistance of Blackstone.
Cloudreach & Blackstone – Staying at the Top
“Getting to the top is hard, but it’s harder to stay there”.