Hybrid Cloud

Some organisations are happy to put some IT functions into a public cloud but prefer to keep higher-risk or more bespoke functions in a private cloud or even in-house. This is a hybrid cloud solution. You don’t have to go the whole hog, for example some organisations use cloud services for archiving old data but keep operational data close.

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Sponsored 24 Nov, 2015 Maggie Holland

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Equinix launches AWS Direct Connect in Europe

News 24 Nov, 2015 Clare Hopping

Companies can now connect privately owned and managed infrastructure directly to AWS

How will the cloud shape your business in the future?

Sponsored 23 Nov, 2015 Rene Millman

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Tesco Bank moves to AWS cloud in just eight months

Case Studies 18 Nov, 2015 Rene Millman

After a successful AWS project, Tesco Bank now views cloud as "business as usual"

HPE unveils Helion Development Platform 2.0

News 18 Nov, 2015 Clare Hopping

The update includes Docker container support alongside other tools for load testing and performance monitoring

Avere and Microsoft join forces with scalable NAS

News 17 Nov, 2015 Clare Hopping

Avere's Virtual FXT Edge Filers are now available on Microsoft Azure

Avere helps digital animation firm boost AWS productivity

News 12 Nov, 2015 Clare Hopping

The hybrid cloud storage company has boosted ILP's capacity exponentially

Vendors hit out at G-Cloud scaling “straitjacket”

News 5 Nov, 2015 Joe Curtis

EuroCloud UK complains that new G-Cloud rules will harm buyers and suppliers

Microsoft partners with Red Hat to deliver native cloud solutions

News 5 Nov, 2015 Caroline Preece

Red Hat's services will now be the default option for Linux workloads on Microsoft Azure

MariaDB launches database solutions on Microsoft Azure

News 5 Nov, 2015 Clare Hopping

The move will present businesses with the ability to deploy Enterprise Clusters faster

Rackspace offers developers Docker-based cloud container

News 5 Nov, 2015 Maxwell Cooter

Carina is based on Docker, but lets the cloud manage it so developers are free to code

IBM acquires cloud broker Gravitant

News 4 Nov, 2015 Clare Hopping

The company's software offerings will be integrated into IBM's hybrid cloud products

SAP users will move to hybrid cloud, says user group

News 2 Nov, 2015 Joe Curtis

UKISUG conference will help you understand how SAP’s future roadmap suits you

Mount10 CEO Q&A: inside the doomsday-proof datacentre

Case Studies 29 Oct, 2015 Adam Shepherd

If Blofeld had a datacentre, this would be it.

Modern business applications and the 'always-on datacentre'

News 29 Oct, 2015 Adam Shepherd

Why Veeam is more than just a backup firm

Veeam releases free back up tool for enterprise Linux servers

News 27 Oct, 2015 Adam Shepherd

New software can back up and restore across both the cloud and on-premise environments

TeamQuest announces capacity management add-on for Azure

News 27 Oct, 2015 Clare Hopping

The solution will also bring application health capabilities so customers can ensure they are running at maximum efficiency

Virtustream to swallow up VMware and EMC clouds

News 26 Oct, 2015 Jane McCallion

EMC and VMware will funnel hybrid cloud services into their co-owned Virtustream brand

HP finally gives up on public cloud ahead of split

News 22 Oct, 2015 Joe Curtis

HP Enterprise's hybrid strategy will instead rely on partners who do public cloud better

Dell and Microsoft buddy up for Azure-based hybrid solution

News 21 Oct, 2015 Jane McCallion

Announcement at Dell World 2015 will bring managed Azure to companies of all sizes