Cloud Computing Overview: General advice on solutions


CIOs 'lack tools to manage cloud datacentres'

Nov 27, 2014 Rene Millman

Forrester survey reveals struggles with performance management of virtualised infrastructure

Hybrid cloud use to rise but held back by skills shortage

Nov 24, 2014 Rene Millman

Ovum research reveals disconnect between budget holders and implementers of cloud projects

Mobility tools take users two weeks to get to grips with

Nov 20, 2014 Rene Millman

Survey finds trust and ownership concerns are holding back firms' mobile ambitions

Azure outage hits Microsoft Office 365 users & websites

Nov 20, 2014 Rene Millman

Microsoft cloud forced offline yet again

Heat your house with the cloud

Nov 17, 2014 Rene Millman

German firm installs servers in buildings, recycles excess heat to warm homes


Cloud failures: Horror stories and how to avoid becoming one

Nov 11, 2014 Rene Millman

The cloud is great, but things don't always go to plan, as Rene Millman discovers...

How to get the board to buy into the cloud

Oct 31, 2014 Clare Hopping

Using cloud can significantly reduce costs and increase efficiencies, but your biggest task is convincing the board

Private Cloud

How to securely migrate data to a private cloud

Oct 29, 2014 Davey Winder

Ditch the assumptions over security in private cloud, they may leave data open to compromise

How to automate boring tasks using the cloud

Oct 7, 2014 Nick Booth

There are good things and bad things about being a business leader. How can cloud help you free up time for the fun stuff?

Setting your company free with DevOps

Sep 29, 2014 Clare Hopping

DevOps is the new buzzword. But, what does it mean and how can you make it work for you?

Case Studies

Cloud: Helping Eat digest sales data more effectively

Nov 21, 2014 Rene Millman

The cloud-based solution replaces several error-prone spreadsheets and processes

Cloud will help keep Bestival rocking on

Oct 1, 2014 Rene Millman

Festival hopes only cloud it sees is one underpinning its website infrastructure...

Q&A with Will Venters

Jun 9, 2014 Will Venters

Academic and author, Will Venters, is the first of our expert panel members to be questioned on his career and attitude to cloud

Gritit diversifies its business thanks to the cloud

May 7, 2014 Rene Millman

It has morphed from a gritting company to one that also shares technology with other firms around the world...

Q&A: Angel Diaz, IBM

May 2, 2014 Adrian Bridgwater

We speak to Angel Diaz, vice president of open technology and cloud performance at IBM...