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

  1. Rackspace unveils Managed Cloud for Adobe Experience Manager

    Aug 20, 2015 Adam Shepherd

    24/7 support and turnkey deployment solutions will "allow customers to deploy content faster and with less hassle than ever before”

  2. Platform9 raises $10m funding to grow distribution

    Aug 19, 2015 Clare Hopping

    The startup also announced deployment of OpenStack using VMware vSphere

  3. Rackspace announces plans for AWS Fanatical Support

    Aug 17, 2015 Clare Hopping

    The company says the new addition forms part of its plans to focus on managed services

  4. SUSE Manager now compatible with other cloud subscriptions

    Aug 13, 2015 Clare Hopping

    The company's Bring Your Own Subscription initiative breaks down the cloud boundaries

  5. Why OpenStack needs a “benevolent dictator”

    Jun 15, 2015 Joe Curtis

    Are too many cooks spoiling the open source broth?

Advice

  1. 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?

  2. 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

  3. 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?

  4. 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

  5. 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

  1. 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

  2. HP BladeSystem Matrix TCO Calculator

    Mar 30, 2011

    Online calculator.