Cloud Deployment

Deployment refers to the launch of an application or platform into the cloud for use by a client. A deployment model refers to the kind of cloud an enterprise is using. For instance, the public, private and hybrid clouds are all deployment models, as are community clouds, which are used by groups of organisations collectively.


  1. Uh-oh - 92% of civil servants don't trust the cloud

    Jul 8, 2015 Clare Hopping

    Huddle doubts Gov will achieve £13bn savings without cloud use

  2. Siemens expands cloud data services with SAP HANA

    Mar 13, 2015 Rene Millman

    Cloud platform will offer range of services from big data for energy data management

  3. Docker alternative Rocket unveiled by CoreOS

    Dec 2, 2014 Caroline Donnelly

    Makers of Linux distro claim their take on app containers is more in keeping with Docker's initial vision

  4. Rackspace improves managed private cloud offering

    Sep 25, 2014 Rene Millman

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

  5. Red Hat moves from Linux to focus on cloud

    Sep 24, 2014 Rene Millman

    Openstack key to open source company’s fortunes


  1. 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

  2. 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?

  3. 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

  4. 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?

  5. How to choose the best cloud platform for mixed environments

    Aug 15, 2014 David Cartwright

    What's the best platform when you support multiple technologies?

Case Studies

  1. VMware hybrid cloud eases path to integration

    Oct 25, 2013 Maxwell Cooter

    Catalogue company Biomni adopts VCHS to improve flexibility of service offerings

  2. Fighting dementia; the Alzheimer's Society takes the cloud route

    Sep 21, 2012 Adrian Bridgwater

    It's Alzheimer's Awareness Day today and the Alzheimer's Society is making full use of the cloud to spread its message

  3. Sunderland cloud implementation points the way for local councils

    May 4, 2012 Maxwell Cooter

    Forget any notion that all councils are conservative when it comes to IT, Sunderland is set to be a pace-setter for some time

  4. Netflix; testing and stretching the cloud’s capabilities

    Mar 6, 2012 Karrie Kehoe

    Online movie company Netflix's cloud architect talks about Cassandra, AWS and Greek mythology