Julian TroakeAuthor

August 28, 2014 - 4 Steps to Application Deployment in the Cloud Step 1 – Application Classification

Julian Troake

The first step towards building a successful roadmap to the cloud is to prepare an inventory of your current business applications. Once the inventory is complete, these applications may be classified into the following 7 broad categories. This helps with the prioritization of application workloads for migration to the cloud. It also helps you understand the time, effort, and cost involved in cloud migration for each application.

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Julian Troake
Julian is the Marketing Director at Apps Associates and is responsible for developing and implementing the marketing strategy. Julian has a broad background in IT services marketing, communications, internet marketing, and sales support and has delivered successful marketing campaigns across the globe. Prior to joining Apps Associates, Julian held senior positions in Fortune 500 companies like Xerox and EMC Corporation.
Julian TroakeAuthor

August 26, 2014 - 4 Steps to Application Deployment in the Cloud

Julian Troake

IT is a business enabler, and cloud computing has become an increasingly significant solution for IT as it helps the organization meet its core business goals. This is due to the cloud’s elasticity, scalability and virtually instant availability. In a series of five blog posts, I’ll describe the four vital steps for a successful migration of application workloads to the cloud.

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Julian Troake
Julian is the Marketing Director at Apps Associates and is responsible for developing and implementing the marketing strategy. Julian has a broad background in IT services marketing, communications, internet marketing, and sales support and has delivered successful marketing campaigns across the globe. Prior to joining Apps Associates, Julian held senior positions in Fortune 500 companies like Xerox and EMC Corporation.
Satyendra PasalapudiAuthor

August 21, 2014 - How to Make Big Data Work for You

Satyendra Pasalapudi

How_to_Make_Big_Data_Work_for_YouEnterprises across the globe are quickly adopting big data analytics to identify patterns and enable better decision making. Getting actionable insight helps organizations to improve decision making, utilize opportunities, minimize risks, and drive down costs. However, it is important to have a well-defined strategy, and a robust supporting infrastructure for a successful big data transition. Continue reading “How to Make Big Data Work for You”

Satyendra Pasalapudi
Satyendra is the Associate Practice Director, Infrastructure Managed Services at Apps Associates and handles strategic initiatives in cloud and big data. He has over 15 years of diverse international experience in the IT industry and is an accomplished database professional, author, and speaker. Satyendra is an Oracle ACE and the Co-founder & Vice President of the All India Oracle Users Group (AIOUG) and is a frequent speaker at various Oracle conferences. Satyendra has bootstrapped various Strategic Business Units in his career and has worked with APTS, Pointsoft, Kenexa, Dell and Megasoft before joining Apps Associates.
Thiru SadagopanAuthor

July 11, 2014 - 5 Things CIOs Need to Know About the Cloud

Thiru Sadagopan

5_Things_CIOs_should_knowCloud computing can help companies increase efficiency and maximize ROI, but at the same time unplanned cloud adoption can create many problems for IT departments. Whether you’re a cloud expert or still in the early stages of cloud adoption, there are 5 things every CIO should know: Continue reading “5 Things CIOs Need to Know About the Cloud”

Thiru Sadagopan
Thiru is the Vice President of the Cloud Infrastructure Services practice at Apps Associates. While heading this practice, he has helped customers adopt cloud computing services within their enterprise, with specific focus on Oracle technologies. Prior to Apps Associates, Thiru Sadagopan was responsible for Hosted and Remote Infrastructure administration practices at Sierra Atlantic, and other New England based consulting firms.
Satyendra PasalapudiAuthor

July 1, 2014 - Trends in Cloud Computing – Big Data’s New Home

Satyendra Pasalapudi

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IT organizations are increasingly looking to cloud computing as the structure to support their big data projects. While enterprises often keep their most sensitive data in-house, huge volumes of public data such as social media may be stored externally. Continue reading “Trends in Cloud Computing – Big Data’s New Home”

Satyendra Pasalapudi
Satyendra is the Associate Practice Director, Infrastructure Managed Services at Apps Associates and handles strategic initiatives in cloud and big data. He has over 15 years of diverse international experience in the IT industry and is an accomplished database professional, author, and speaker. Satyendra is an Oracle ACE and the Co-founder & Vice President of the All India Oracle Users Group (AIOUG) and is a frequent speaker at various Oracle conferences. Satyendra has bootstrapped various Strategic Business Units in his career and has worked with APTS, Pointsoft, Kenexa, Dell and Megasoft before joining Apps Associates.