Development

Collaborative software development thesedays needs to be infinitely felxible and adaptable. Team feedback is continuous, system configuration changes are frequent and contributors are often working in different timezones.  Cloud-based development services can provide on-demand resources that can be shared globally and tracked properly. Specific development tools offer to manage those cloud resources – allowing you to drive the allocation of what you need as you need it.

News

Wolfram Research moves into the cloud

Jun 25, 2014 Rene Millman

Wolfram Programming Cloud could help firms develop and deploy apps in minutes, claims firm

IBM: Cloud to power enterprise business growth for years to come

Jun 17, 2014 Alex Hamilton

The cloud will be a key factor in aiding business growth in the future, says IBM CTO

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HP backs open source cloud computing with Helion launch

May 7, 2014 Alex Hamilton

OpenStack-based cloud services to be boosted by billion-dollar HP investment

UK Cloud Awards - Shortlist of finalists announced

Feb 12, 2014 Cloud Pro Staff

It's been a long process but the judges have finally picked the finalists to do battle for the UK's first cloud awardss

UK Cloud Awards signs up first sponsor

Nov 29, 2013 Cloud Pro Staff

Ingram Micro is the first named sponsor for the UK Cloud Awards - which has also strengthened the judges' team

Advice

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

NoSQL or NewSQL: making sense of cloud databases

Mar 3, 2014 Nick Booth

A new generation of databases offers more flexibility in the cloud, but how do you make the choice?

Rise of the (configuration) robots

Feb 4, 2014 Adrian Bridgwater

Having the right configuration tools for your cloud can cut down the complexity

Java-as-a-Service: a sweet brew, or a bitter grind?

Sep 27, 2013 Adrian Bridgwater

How will Java fare in the cloud world? Is Java-as-a-service the way forward?

Cloud databases: why a new approach will improve performance

Jan 21, 2013 Nick Booth

Relational databases don't do the cloud. But a new model of cloud data management system might change that

Case Studies

Q&A: Justin Sheehy, CTO, Basho

Nov 28, 2013 Jane McCallion

Basho, creator of Riak, an open source distributed database, is making great strides. We talk to the company CTO

Cloud, all cloud. Signagelive on life without servers

Jun 28, 2013 Maxwell Cooter

Companies that are 100 percent cloud are a rare breed. Signagelive explains how it made the move

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