Monday, August 31, 2015

Security, automation go hand in hand

Security, automation go hand in hand

Security is and has always been a leading concern in the realm of cloud computing. Many business leaders continue to point to cloud security worries as the leading reason why they have either yet to embrace hosted solutions or have only done so to a limited degree. Certainly company decision-makers have become less nervous about hosting their sensitive data and ...

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Datapipe Webcast: Enterprise Cloud Migration Strategies

Enterprise IT organizations need trusted partners that they can rely upon to execute a cloud strategy that meets their unique requirements. In this webcast learn how Datapipe can help customers plan a cloud adoption strategy through a proprietary cloud assessment process and execute upon the designed plan with cloud migration and adoption services. From public cloud platforms such as AWS ...

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Hybrid cloud increasingly common in APAC region

The rise of cloud computing is a worldwide phenomenon. Companies in virtually every country have increased their use of these technologies by a huge degree over the past few years. With their low barrier to entry and wide-ranging applicability, cloud services are almost universally useful, and the more common they become, the greater the pressure for businesses of all kinds to ...

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How To Successfully Implement a Big Data Project in 8 Steps

Cloud-based analytics rapidly becoming the norm

There are countless ways to incorporate Big Data to improve your company’s operations. But the hard truth is that there’s no one-size-fits-all approach when it comes to Big Data. Beyond understanding your infrastructure requirements, you still need to create an implementation plan to understand what each Big Data project will mean to your organization. At a minimum, that plan should ...

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U.S. agencies embracing hybrid cloud deployments

U.S. agencies embracing hybrid cloud deployments

As countless businesses around the world have discovered, hybrid cloud deployments provide numerous advantages over exclusively public cloud or private cloud offerings. With a hybrid cloud approach, firms can pick and choose which data sets and operations remain on-premise, which are hosted in secure private cloud environments and which receive the greater cost-efficiency benefits of public cloud solutions. All of this helps to explain ...

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Datapipe a leader – again – in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud Enabled-Managed Hosting; filling gaps left by competitors

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For the second year in a row, Datapipe was named a leader in the 2015 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud-Enabled Managed Hosting, North America. We were recognized for our ability to execute and our forward-thinking vision that has us well positioned to meet the business requirements of tomorrow’s enterprises. More specifically, we were named a leader because we offer the ...

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Finding the right multi-cloud approach essential for optimized performance

Finding the right multi-cloud approach essential for optimized performance

For decision-makers intent on taking full advantage of cloud computing's potential, the key question is how best to approach this technology. In the past, the only real options were either a private cloud or public cloud deployment. Now, however, firms can also choose to embrace hybrid multi-cloud strategies. In many, even most, cases, this is the best way to maximize the cloud's value ...

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60-Second Guide: Big Data and the cloud

It seems like everywhere you turn, folks are making references to “Big Data.” The term is used for just about every technology issue imaginable, but do you know what it really means? If you’ve got 60 seconds, we’ve got a crash course on the key Big Data trends: how you can source BigData, what insights you derive from it, and how quickly you ...

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Multi-cloud remains as a hot investment across industries

Cloud computing has long been defined by its ability to boost the elasticity, specialization and efficiency of IT operations, as companies have used various products and services to build optimal technology departments for their specific needs. Now, cloud services are evolving even more quickly than in the past, driven by immense competition between some of the largest providers and developers of the solutions, ...

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Overcoming cloud security concerns key to successful deployments

Overcoming cloud security concerns key to successful deployments

There is broad agreement among enterprise leaders about the need to embrace cloud computing solutions to a greater degree. While most firms have at least begun to implement cloud solutions to a certain point, many have yet to fully benefit from the technology. Deployments are frequently limited to specific services, such as email, rather than the complete IT infrastructure – despite ...

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The rising tide of automation

Automation has moved into the forefront of corporate provisioning strategies of late, largely due to the increasing availability of specialized tools and the need for support solutions that streamline various aspects of IT management. When companies effectively automate processes, as well as components of IT service management and delivery, several substantive improvements to overall performances can result.  For example, the tasks ...

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The rapid rise of multi-cloud usage

The mass consumerization of technology has directly stimulated expectations among employees, executives and others in the private and public sectors. No longer will cookie-cutter approaches to strategies and technology service delivery hack it in the average organization, with preferences continuing to move in the direction of highly personalized and customized IT frameworks.  Thanks to the birth of the cloud as a ...

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Multi-cloud success requires careful strategizing, quality execution

Multi-cloud success requires careful strategizing, quality execution

Now that the cloud's value has been firmly established, business leaders in every sector must confront the question of how to best take advantage of this technology. How can leveraging cloud services maximize utility throughout the organization, in as many areas as possible? Increasingly, these decision-makers are coming to the conclusion that a multi-cloud deployment is the way to go. With multi-cloud, ...

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Advantages of cloud computing clearer than ever

It is somewhat fascinating to think about the fact that, only 10 years ago, cloud computing was not even close to being a priority for the average business or government agency in their IT provisioning strategies. Yet, in the time since, the vast majority of businesses have started to use the cloud for at least one process or function, while ...

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Datapipe named Managed Service Provider finalist in 2015 Stratus Awards

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In recognition of our tireless efforts to bring the best value and success to our customers, Datapipe has been honored as a Managed Service Provider finalist in Business Intelligence’s 2015 Stratus Awards for Cloud Computing. The Stratus Awards recognize companies and individuals innovating in the cloud and providing offerings that are truly differentiated in the market. If we are anything, ...

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