Cloud migration


  • July 17, 2015 17 Jul'15

    Healthcare cloud usage leading to security concerns

    Healthcare organizations are increasing their cloud service usage, but is the cloud making them safer or creating more security issues?

  • July 16, 2015 16 Jul'15

    Lift and shift vs. re-platforming cloud apps

    When evaluating a new technology, some people like to go all in, with gusto, and adopt it hook line and sinker. Then there are folks whose MO is to take baby steps: Dip a toe in the water and do a lengthy proof of concept. What's right for any given organization depends on its temperament, needs, budget, skills -- any number of factors. One thing's for certain, there's no right answer.

    This cover story in this issue of Modern Infrastructure delves into the different ways organizations implement cloud applications, whether replatforming or "lift and shift."

    Sometimes, the question isn't how to implement this new technology, but whether to bother implementing it at all. "I'm a big believer in the natural balance that forms based on how people actually use things versus planning for how people might use things," Brian Madden said. So sit tight. What you need to do will become clear soon enough.

  • July 15, 2015 15 Jul'15

    How to reshape IT departments to win in cloud

    As cloud computing continues to grow in popularity, businesses must change the way they look at IT. But for some, that's not an easy hurdle to clear.

  • July 13, 2015 13 Jul'15

    Data storage online: Tugboat firm partners with Venyu cloud

    E.N. Bisso has migrated most of its IT assets to cloud partner Venyu's environment, a transition that includes running NAS in the cloud.

  • July 02, 2015 02 Jul'15

    Identity access management, EMM ease Office 365 migration

    When Carlisle Construction Materials needed help going cloud-first, it turned to Okta not just for IAM but, later, its new EMM suite.

  • June 30, 2015 30 Jun'15

    Veritas Technologies focused on transition to hybrid cloud

    Veritas VP Matt Cain talks about the hybrid spinoff's plans for NetBackup, Backup Exec, appliances, the hybrid cloud and data information.

  • June 30, 2015 30 Jun'15

    Architecting health data for the cloud

    Bayer HealthCare recently announced plans to improve health data and reduce pain management cases.

  • June 30, 2015 30 Jun'15

    Avoid culture shock in your next cloud computing project

    While there's a long list of technical tasks involved in a cloud migration, one of an organization's biggest hurdles to the cloud is its culture.

  • June 26, 2015 26 Jun'15

    NSA to crunch big data in AWS C2S

    The NSA is about to move some of its IT infrastructure to AWS as it seeks ways to increase efficiency and security and to analyze vast amounts of data.

  • June 25, 2015 25 Jun'15's success on AWS inspires federal cloud use's move to AWS made a world of difference, and now other federal agencies hope to ditch antiquated IT systems for cloud services.