Hybrid Cloud Blog

Hybrid cloud and private cloud deployments are gradually getting easier as new tools and new services come online. VMware is getting serious about the cloud and enterprise needs. While there’s room for improvement, new tools are making automation and orchestration easier. And Dropbox shows us...

 Our first two stories this week highlight the importance of All-Flash Arrays (AFAs) as part of a hybrid cloud strategy. Choose your AFAs wisely to deliver maximum performance, availability, and cloud integration. It appears that this week’s massive Equifax breach resulted from a known security hole...

HCS will be doing occasional posts throughout the fall that explore cloud challenges and opportunities in particular industries. Today we look at K-12 education. A future post will cover higher education. Of all the fields we’re discussing in this series, nowhere does the cloud offer greater opportunity...

As we mentioned in yesterday's post, we are breaking our weekly summary pieces into two posts: HCS Asks—our deep dive into a particular tech topic—will appear on Thursdays. Five stories we’re reading this week will appear in this new weekly wrap up of tech stories...

HCS will be doing occasional posts throughout the summer and fall that explore cloud challenges and opportunities in particular industries. This post looks at traditional retail. No “What’s New in Hybrid Cloud” this week. Jury duty collided with summer vacation!   Even if you’ve been too busy to...

I was impaneled on a jury this week, but even in the jury box, I felt the reach of modern technology. Most of the evidence presented in court relied on video surveillance cameras inside and outside of physical establishments, Mobile Audio/Video Recording (MAV) systems in police cars, and Computer Aided...

We’re shaking things up a little this week. We’re exploring one important tech topic that's in the news in our Ask HCS section. Then we'll have a short rundown of other important stories from this week. And, as always, a few fun things! HCS Asks: What Is Multicloud?  Multicloud is fast becoming...

Throughout the summer and fall, HCS will be featuring posts that explore cloud challenges and opportunities in particular industries. This inaugural post looks at healthcare. The healthcare industry has been slower to adopt cloud technologies than some other industries. Many of the reasons for this revolve...

This week’s most important tech news stories. This week we look at how the cloud is spurring innovations you may be adopting soon, if you’re not using them already: mobile enterprise apps, SECaaS (security as a service), serverless computing, and…summer vacation. Wait—enterprises have to create good mobile apps?...

This week’s most important tech news stories.   We go hands-on this week with articles on network bottlenecks, the combination of DevOps and cloud adoption, and a closer look at who’s in the cloud, who’s coming, and what they should be doing next.    Hybrid cloud storage is here, just...