Private Cloud

The alternative to putting your data and applications into a public cloud, along with many other clients, is to step security and service up a notch and go for a segregated solution. It’s like roping-off a section of the bar for your private party. You can have some ownership or control of the service, software and hardware sharing is limited and encryption is king.




Datacentre colocation market to increase 58% by 2017

Apr 17, 2015 Clare Hopping

Annual revenues will shoot to $36 billion in the next two years, with the biggest growth in Asia Pacific

Humber NHS Trust goes mobile-first with BT

Apr 8, 2015 Joe Curtis

BT and TotalMobile’s solution gives healthcare workers remote access to patient details

Interoute commits to building UK business

Mar 30, 2015 Clare Hopping

Aleph Capital Partners and Crestview Partners have purchased a 30 per cent share in the business

Ministry of Defence turns to private cloud for secure internal apps

Mar 25, 2015 Rene Millman

CGI to host MoD information systems and service applications from secure Welsh datacentre

T-Systems set to unveil cloud integration platform

Mar 17, 2015 Adam Shepherd

German data solutions firm announces tool for migrating separate cloud services to a unified platform


Private Cloud

What is private cloud?

Jan 21, 2015 Barry Collins

Private cloud: What is it and is it the right choice for you? Read on to find out...

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

The Microsoft Cloud Platform System unpacked

Oct 20, 2014 Mary Branscombe

Microsoft debuts an Azure-consistent private cloud delivered in a box

Five common cloud problems – and how to fix them

Jul 29, 2014 Nick Booth

Success has many fathers, but failures are orphans. Here we name the main progenitors of the cloud’s problem children

Cloud IT management

How to work with bare metal cloud services

Jul 22, 2014 David Cartwright

When virtualised infrastructure won't cut it, is bare metal the answer?

Case Studies

British Medical Journal cuts application deployment time with private cloud

Feb 27, 2015 Rene Millman

Medical publishing house uses flexible cloud infrastructure to boost agility

Q&A with David Cartwright

Jul 31, 2014 David Cartwright

The latest member of our expert panel to sit in the editor's hot seat is David Cartwright, who reflects on a varied career

Citrix private cloud boosts motor firm growth

May 14, 2014 Rene Millman

Car sales firm rolls out Citrix desktop to showrooms and call centre.

Cloud ERP systems improves traceability

Nov 21, 2013 Rene Millman

Noble Foods puts its eggs in cloud basket

Arriva opts for private cloud to deal with increasing demands on ticketing website

Oct 4, 2013 Rene Millman

Private cloud replaces dedicated servers to handle spikes in traffic and cope with future demand