Tag Archives: Public Cloud

Review Your 2013 Web Hosting Strategy

The new year is still new making it a great time review your current web hosting strategy. Speaking of review, remember when millions of website owners were mystified by the non-appearance of their websites back in September 10 of 2012 … Continue reading

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GoDaddy DNS Outage

The GoDaddy DNS outage which began earlier today will likely be hijacked by Chicken Little as further proof the cloud computing sky is falling. For those of you not yet aware of the issue, which is probably a good thing, … Continue reading

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Developing an Effective Cloud Computing Adoption Strategy (Part 2)

Developing an effective cloud computing adoption strategy is anchored in your philosophy about cloud computing and IT services. This posts builds upon  Developing an Effective Cloud Computing Adoption Strategy (Part 1) which focused more on the big picture of general purpose … Continue reading

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Developing an Effective Cloud Computing Adoption Strategy (Part 1)

Developing an effective cloud computing adoption strategy cannot exist without a clear philosophy on the role of IT in cloud computing. My goal here is to extend my previous post offer to you a couple of short videos that will help you … Continue reading

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Cloud Impact on the Technology Half Life

I would like to think there is such a thing as a technology half life? That would be the amount of time required for the installed base of given technology to decay to half. I would also imagine that with the … Continue reading

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Amazon Launches AWS GovCloud

Amazon has released a government cloud service called AWS GovCloud as its latest cloud offering aimed at addressing the highly specialized need of government agencies subject to export control regulations of ITAR and EAR. The AWS GovCloud government cloud offering … Continue reading

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Is Cloud Computing Outsourcing?

Is cloud computing just another way of saying cloud outsourcing? No, not for the majority of examples but there are some interesting exceptions. But let’s not get ahead of ourselves. This is perhaps one of the most popular and heated … Continue reading

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