Cloud Management

There is now a massive market for tools that allow you to manage your cloud resources. From simple status and performance reports to automatically adding or removing assets, the level of visibility and control can be quite significant. Some will alert you to impending problems and even allow you to manage multi-cloud enviroments through one product. 

 

News

Rackspace improves managed private cloud offering

Sep 25, 2014 Rene Millman

Cloud firm offering customers 99.99 per cent uptime guarantee on OpenStack cloud

Canonical unveils Bootstack managed cloud offering

Sep 3, 2014 Rene Millman

Linux firm offers to manage Openstack environments for $15 per server per day

Acronis shores up cloud backup offerings with acquisition of BackupAgent

Sep 3, 2014 Rene Millman

Backup meets data protection in the cloud

Azure customers hit by multiple outages

Aug 18, 2014 Rene Millman

Customers around the world unable to access Microsoft cloud

Silver Peak looks to integrate networking with cloud

Aug 15, 2014 Maxwell Cooter

Unity designed to speed up SaaS applications and provide greater visibility for IT departments

Advice

What to do when your cloud implementation goes wrong

Sep 12, 2014 Clare Hopping

All companies want their cloud deployments to proceed smoothly but what if things go wrong: what are the options?

How to run an IT department as a cloud-aware business

Sep 9, 2014 Lesley Meall

The advent of cloud has changed things for CIOs - they must present a different face to business units

How to implement a BYOD policy in your workplace

Sep 2, 2014 David Cartwright

What should a CIO do to allow employees to bring their own devices to the workplace?

How to stop cloud costs escalating

Aug 12, 2014 David Cartwright

Going to cloud should help save money, just as long as you start on the right track and plan carefully

How to defend against a cloud-based DDoS combination attack

Jul 25, 2014 Davey Winder

Protecting your cloud from cyber-extortion isn't rocket science; you need a plan and a cool head

Case Studies

UCAS clears admission problems with move to the cloud

Jan 2, 2014 Rene Millman

Mix of Azure and AWS helps UCAS students into university places