Archive for 'Cloud Computing'
What is Windows Azure? Windows Azure is a platform for cloud computing created by Microsoft. It can be used by users who want to build or host all types of Web applications through the centers belonging to Microsoft, and these centers also perform the management of all scalable applications created for the Web. Windows Azure [...]Full Story
The move to cloud computing is the biggest technological shift in a generation. But while cloud computing has proven extremely disruptive, moving to the cloud doesn’t have to be. There are a number of steps you can take to ease the process and successfully transition to the cloud with a minimum of upheaval. David Crilley, [...]Full Story
The results of the 2012 Future of Cloud Computing Survey are in, and the outlook is extremely optimistic. The survey projects cloud-computing technology is poised for a new level of growth and increasing consumer confidence across all platforms. The survey, conducted by venture capital firm North Bridge’s analyst Michael J. Skock, garnered 785 survey respondents, including a [...]Full Story
Cloud computing has numerous benefits, but the technology has not been without its complications or growing pains. The cloud has successfully improved business productivity and efficiency, but security issues continue to remain a problem. IT professionals are constantly searching for solutions to maintain business efficiency while ensuring optimal data security. The balance has not been [...]Full Story