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.

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Microsoft announces more intelligent cloud offerings

News 30 Sep, 2015 Clare Hopping

As an extension of Azure, it has announced additonal products in containerisation, security, infrastructure and the IoT

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

News 8 Jul, 2015 Clare Hopping

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

Verismic Cloud Management Suite review

Reviews 8 May, 2015 Kat Orphanides

Cloud-based endpoint management for system inventories, software, and patch roll-outs

Siemens expands cloud data services with SAP HANA

News 13 Mar, 2015 Rene Millman

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

Docker alternative Rocket unveiled by CoreOS

News 2 Dec, 2014 Caroline Donnelly

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

vCloud Air review

Reviews 31 Oct, 2014 David Cartwright

A new name but will it tempt VMware users onto the cloud?

Private Cloud

How to securely migrate data to a private cloud

Advice 29 Oct, 2014 Davey Winder

Ditch the assumptions over security in private cloud, they may leave data open to compromise

Rackspace improves managed private cloud offering

News 25 Sep, 2014 Rene Millman

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

Red Hat moves from Linux to focus on cloud

News 24 Sep, 2014 Rene Millman

Openstack key to open source company’s fortunes

What to do when your cloud implementation goes wrong

Advice 12 Sep, 2014 Clare Hopping

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

Let's act to keep G Cloud flame burning

Opinion 11 Sep, 2014 Maxwell Cooter

Is it time to rally behind G Cloud - or will it quietly fade away?

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

Advice 9 Sep, 2014 Lesley Meall

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

Canonical unveils Bootstack managed cloud offering

News 3 Sep, 2014 Rene Millman

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

How to implement a BYOD policy in your workplace

Advice 2 Sep, 2014 David Cartwright

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

Softlayer debuts bare metal servers for hire by the hour service

News 27 Aug, 2014 Rene Millman

IBM-owned firm offers customers hourly billing for cloud services

Mesosphere & Kubernetes integrates into Google cloud

News 19 Aug, 2014 Rene Millman

Adds Mesosphere clusters in cloud platform

Phoney wars over open source deployment

Opinion 15 Aug, 2014 Maxwell Cooter

Marten Mickos is really not stepping into the lions' den: the open source chief has more in common than you'd think

How to choose the best cloud platform for mixed environments

Advice 15 Aug, 2014 David Cartwright

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

Rackspace extends DevOps service with Windows support

News 13 Aug, 2014 Clare Hopping

The enhanced DevOps automation services now includes an advisory service for customers

Microsoft opens up Azure to Packer & OpenNebula

News 23 Jul, 2014 Rene Millman

New open source tools land on Azure