Thursday, November 27, 2014

Cloud adoption rate continues to grow

It's no secret that cloud computing has become increasingly popular among enterprises in the past few years. The technology has moved firmly into the mainstream, proving to be an invaluable resource for organizations in every industry. While this general trend is widely acknowledged, many business leaders do not fully appreciate the true extent of cloud computing's expansion. As a result, ... Read More »

Hosted private clouds offer high-grade security

Hosted private clouds offer high-grade security

Cloud computing's popularity has skyrocketed in recent years. The technology has been widely available for a while, but it's only now fully entering the mainstream, completing its transition from a cutting-edge offering to a basic business tool. However, it is worth noting that while countless companies now leverage the cloud in at least some capacity, many are still reluctant to ... Read More »

Datapipe named a hosted private cloud leader by Forrester

Hosted private cloud solutions have seen amazing growth in recent years. Of course, cloud adoption in general has accelerated rapidly as countless businesses have finally taken their first steps in this direction, and realized major benefits as a result. For a while, hosted private cloud services were relatively uncommon, as firms instead focused predominantly on traditional private or public cloud ... Read More »

Hosted private cloud adoption growing fast

Hosted private cloud adoption growing fast

There are many different forms of cloud computing. While the technology is frequently referred to in general terms, the fact of the matter is that companies have numerous options available to them in this area. Choosing the right option, and the right services provider, is essential for achieving cloud success. One of the fastest-growing cloud choices for businesses of all kinds is ... Read More »

Cloud popularity growing, but security and implementation remain problems

The march toward universal cloud adoption seems virtually guaranteed by this point. Every day, more organizations take their first steps in this direction, adopting cloud services in some capacity. The advantages the cloud offers are simply too significant for even the smallest companies to ignore.  However, there is a major difference between beginning to use a single cloud-based service and ... Read More »

US health care cloud market growing fast

US health care cloud market growing fast

The health care industry is at the forefront when it comes to many new technologies. From MRIs to surgical tools to pharmaceuticals and beyond, few sectors see as much technological progress as this one. And yet, when it comes to cloud computing – arguably the single most important IT advancement of the past few years – the health care industry ... Read More »

Achieving cloud security is a question of management

Achieving cloud security is a question of management

The public's attitude toward cloud security has changed significantly in recent years. It used to be that business owners and decision-makers were so worried about cloud security that they largely resisted cloud services altogether. More recent surveys, and the sheer increase in the size of the cloud market, suggest that these concerns, while still present, are no longer such a barrier ... Read More »

Enterprises looking to public cloud for big data analytics, but security remains an obstacle

Two of the most powerful, significant IT trends of the past decade have been the rise of cloud computing and the growth of big data analytics. Companies around the world have recognized the value these technologies have to offer and eagerly embraced both. Now, increasingly, firms are looking to combine the two for even greater benefits. Specifically, a new study from GigaOM found that many ... Read More »

Datapipe delivers optimized cloud-based DR to TaylorMade Golf

Disaster recovery is a serious issue for every business. Disasters, both natural and man-made, can strike at any time, and organizations need to prepare if they want to bounce back in the event of the worst-case scenario. There are a number of basic strategies that firms pursue to this end. However, there is no better option for DR than a ... Read More »

Secure public cloud storage requires a comprehensive approach

One of the most significant technology developments of the past few years has been the explosion of data. According to a Science Daily study, 90 percent of all of the world's data in existence had been created in the past two years, as of May 2013. And there's no reason to believe the rate of data creation has dropped since then. ... Read More »