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Ravi MadabhushanamAuthor

September 18, 2014 - How Midsize Businesses Can Benefit from Cloud Computing

Ravi Madabhushanam

How_Midsize_Businesses_Can_Benefit_from_Cloud_Computing Many midsize businesses have considered the cloud for their IT systems as it has revolutionized business processes by reducing costs, increasing agility and improving scalability resulting in increased IT efficiency. In order to face challenges successfully and remain competitive in today’s global environment, organizations have to stay agile and focused. The following are some of the advantages of using the cloud: Continue reading “How Midsize Businesses Can Benefit from Cloud Computing”

Julian TroakeAuthor

September 16, 2014 - Application Deployment in Cloud – Migrating Mission Critical Applications

Julian Troake

Migrating Mission Critical ApplicationsYou can start the migration of mission critical applications with a Proof-of-Value (POV) pilot environment. With cloud, the advantages of a POV are two-fold: first, firstly, agility and speed of deployment (no equipment procurement lead time and cost, no borrowing or re-purposing of equipment) and, secondly, early engagement with the line-of-business. Continue reading “Application Deployment in Cloud – Migrating Mission Critical Applications”

Julian TroakeAuthor

September 10, 2014 - 4 Steps to Application Deployment in the Cloud Steps 3 and 4 – Identifying Target Applications and Migration to the Cloud

Julian Troake

Identifying Target Applications and Migration to the CloudThe best way to start cloud application deployment is to begin with the simplest migrations. Workloads that have little or no dependency on other applications are ideal, for example databases and applications used in test and development. Continue reading “4 Steps to Application Deployment in the Cloud Steps 3 and 4 – Identifying Target Applications and Migration to the Cloud”

Satyendra PasalapudiAuthor

September 4, 2014 - Top 5 Benefits of Cloud Storage and Backup

Satyendra Pasalapudi

Top-5-Benefits-of-Cloud-Storage-and-BackupMany businesses are using the cloud for storage and backup. Cloud storage is nothing but a remote storage location which can be accessed from anywhere, at any time. Apart from increasing efficiency and reducing costs, cloud storage offers many benefits such as: Continue reading “Top 5 Benefits of Cloud Storage and Backup”

Julian TroakeAuthor

September 2, 2014 - 4 Steps to Application Deployment in the Cloud Step 2 – Assessing Your Cloud Application Workloads

Julian Troake

Once the classification of applications is completed, each application needs to be evaluated using the following criteria:

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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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