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. 



Why OpenStack needs a “benevolent dictator”

Jun 15, 2015 Joe Curtis

Are too many cooks spoiling the open source broth?

Microsoft's SQL Server 2016 and Live Encoding released

May 29, 2015 Clare Hopping

SQL Server 2016 features on-application encryption, real-time analytics and stretch database

Test your Android app using Google’s new cloud service

May 28, 2015 Alan Lu

Cloud Test Lab to weed out Android bugs caused by fragmentation

Microsoft transports Azure to datacentre with Azure Stack

May 6, 2015 Clare Hopping

New Azure service will make it easier for enterprises to manage their operations, claims Microsoft

Rackspace opens latest energy-efficient data centre

Apr 23, 2015 Joe Curtis

Managed cloud provider cuts energy usage by 80 per cent with Crawley site


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

HP BladeSystem Matrix TCO Calculator

Mar 30, 2011

Online calculator.