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.

News

Red Hat launches OpenShift Marketplace to boost its PaaS offering

Apr 15, 2014 Rene Millman

Jumps on App Store bandwagon, also announces integration and messaging products

Pivotal sets up open source foundation for Cloud Foundry

Feb 24, 2014 Rene Millman

Open source PaaS gets independent oversight on development

InTechnology wins major NHS cloud contract

Feb 24, 2014 Rene Millman

Hosting firm will provide cloud-based infrastructure to health and social care sector through G-Cloud

CloudBees' PaaS added to Verizon Cloud

Feb 19, 2014 Jane McCallion

Telco strengthens offering with cloud-based application development, testing and deployment

Red Hat launches Enterprise Linux OpenStack 4.0 platform

Dec 23, 2013 Rene Millman

Updated commercial version of cloud platform make its entrance

Advice

How to make sense of cloud instances

Apr 11, 2014 Adrian Bridgwater

Sometimes cloud seems designed to confuse customers - and "instance" is a term that is much misunderstood

IT departments still not fully progressing down DevOps path

Mar 10, 2014 Adrian Bridgwater

There’s been plenty of talk about the emergence of DevOps as a phenomenon within organisations, but what does it mean in practical terms?

How to run databases in the cloud and not feel pain

Mar 7, 2014 David Cartwright

What are the problems of running your business's databases in the cloud? Not as many as you'd expect

How cloud is finding its place in the pharmaceutical industry

Feb 18, 2014 Billy MacInnes

Despite concerns over its regulatory environment, cloud has a role in the pharmaceutical world

Do you speak cloud? Why you may need to learn a new lingo

Jan 31, 2014 Rene Millman

Moving to cloud is not just about a new technology, it's about mastering a new jargon too. Are you prepared?

Case Studies

VMware hybrid cloud eases path to integration

Oct 25, 2013 Maxwell Cooter

Catalogue company Biomni adopts VCHS to improve flexibility of service offerings

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

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

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