Web Platform Vendors

Who says everything has to be on your desktop PC? As software-as-a-service and platform-as-a-service business models become more common, not just software, but entire platforms are built in "the cloud." And it's not just for basic computing tasks; platforms for mobile devices and phones are found on the Web, too. The Web gives people access to more information in more locations on more devices than ever before. But concerns about security, stability and uptime remain obstacles to widespread enterprise adoption.


Articles

SDN, Cloud Computing Acceptance Among Top Interop Trends

NEWS ANALYSIS: IT vendors are rushing to swear fealty to software-defined networking while enterprises are seriously considering moving data center resources to the cloud. More >

Coping With a Cloud Outage

Cloud computing presents enormous opportunities for the enterprise, but it's critical to proactively prepare for cloud outages as well as outright provider failures. More >

QuinStreet Enterprise Research Examines Data Center Modernization Efforts

Eighty-eight percent of enterprises report that they are investing in their data centers, which are seen as having the potential to add value to the business. How will they do it? More >

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Interviews

Global Cloud Integration: Now Available in a Region Near You?

More companies are demanding cloud-based services that are global, but also physically co-located with their regional offices.

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New Approaches to Application Management in the Cloud

Application management in the cloud hasn't been as easy as expected, but ExtraHop Network's Senior Vice President Erik Giesa offers tips to make it go more smoothly.

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Preparing for Tomorrow’s Network Today

Brocade's Jason Notel explains ways to bolster network functionality now to future-proof systems in order to avoid major upgrades when forward-thinking technologies become commercial products.

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