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Amazon Retains Public Cloud Crown

Amazon Web Services still leads the league in public cloud adoption, but Microsoft Azure is making headway, according to a new survey.

That AWS remains dominant is not shocking. 623 more words


Between A Rock And A Hard Place: Will OpenStack Become Niche?

A chief concerns I’ve discussed with friends in the OpenStack community about and have expressed at past Summits is the possibility that OpenStack is turning into a niche technology. 817 more words


OpenStack: Good cloud, but hard to master

I don’t just write about OpenStack; I use this open-source infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) cloud myself. It’s great. It’s powerful and flexible. But never for one second have I thought it was easy to use. 430 more words


Looking for a Private Cloud Vendor?

Private cloud software has to work with the virtualization layer that is providing the resources, enabling a management interface for the self-service aspect along with a management interface for the IT administrator. 674 more words

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Microsoft Azure Stack Technical Preview 1: Introduction & Feature Overview

This is something I had wanted to do for a while. Finally did welcome Charles Joy, a Principal Program Manager on the Azure Stack… 24 more words

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Adopting Private Cloud

At Explore Communications, we recently invested in a NAS (network attached storage) device to back up our data. It has some nice cloud-like properties. There’s a web-based user interface to configure folders, to access files, and to set up users and permissions; and our data can be accessed by users on the network or remotely, even from mobile devices. 271 more words