Cloud Computing Overview: General advice on solutions


Netflix outlines price rises for new customers

Apr 22, 2014 James Stirling

Cloud-based video streaming company to increase monthly subs to acquire more content

AWS CEO Jeff Bezos ranked tenth greatest leader by Fortune

Mar 21, 2014 Jane McCallion

IaaS provider's CEO only tech name to make top ten

Cloud generates $4.4bn in revenue for IBM

Mar 10, 2014 Jane McCallion

Segment grew 69 per cent in 2013, according to annual report

Flexiant and Arrow team up to launch cloud offering

Feb 5, 2014 Rene Millman

Arrow supplies the hardware, Flexiant brings the orchestration

Chief data officers for 25% of big firms by 2015, says Gartner

Jan 31, 2014 Jane McCallion

Growth of big data ushers in new c-suite position


Skills shortage? how to spot the cowboy training companies

Mar 28, 2014 Nick Booth

There's a shortage of cloud skills, so it’s time for dodgy trainers to cash in. How do you spot the bad boys?

Patent trolls and service providers do battle in the cloud

Mar 10, 2014 Jane McCallion

2014 could be the year US patent law changes, but in whose favour will it turn?

Networking in the cloud: Do it right or just don't bother

Feb 11, 2014 Rene Millman

How can you architect and network your cloud infrastructure so it reaches its full potential?

Cloud experts: How to speak their language

Apr 12, 2013 Uff Ali

If you hire a cloud specialist they'll likely have skills you don't understand. How can you gauge whether they're actually working?

Cloud computing costs: The meter is running

Apr 10, 2013 Lesley Meall

Getting detailed information on the cost of cloud resource consumption isn’t easy, but it is getting easier

Case Studies

Servers on clouds

Anthony Nolan turns to cloud to modernise its infrastructure

Apr 21, 2014 Rene Millman

The blood cancer charity now has greater flexibility, security and cost control thanks to the cloud

Smyths is more than toying with the idea of cloud

Dec 28, 2013 Rene Millman

Toy retailer turns to cloud computing to help cope with seasonal trends and grow its business

Robert Youngjohns

Q&A: Robert Youngjohns, general manager, Autonomy

May 7, 2013 Jane McCallion

We spoke to Robert Youngjohns, who took over as general manager of big data giant Autonomy in September 2012

clock counting down to 2013

2012: Top ten cloud news stories

Dec 21, 2012 Jane McCallion

As 2012 comes to a close, Cloud Pro looks back at some of the year's biggest stories

Tarkan Maner

Q&A Tarkan Maner, vice president and general manager, Dell cloud client computing

Dec 14, 2012 Jane McCallion

The former CEO of Wyse, who sold the client computing firm to Dell, took time out at Dell World 2012 to talk to Cloud Pro