Tag Archives: DR/COOP

Dependency Creep Can Impact Your Cloud Migration Strategy

With Cloud Computing emerging on the scene as a solution to a number of computing use cases, it will drive modernization of your existing systems. Perhaps it’s just a new interface for driving mobile access to corporate data or consolidating standalone servers into a Cloud for achieving greater utilization from fewer resources. In either case,… Read More »

A Concise List of Business Use Cases for Cloud Computing

This blog entry can also be seen at: http://blogs.smartronix.com/?p=114 At the upcoming Interop Las Vegas Show (5/10/2011) I’m presenting “A Roadmap for Transitioning to Cloud Computing”. One of the key steps in my roadmap is identifying a business use case for cloud computing. I started with a quick search on the topic to see what… Read More »

Resiliency Is A Key Cloud Characteristic

Just finished reviewing the latest draft update to the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) publication 800-145 “The NIST Definition of Cloud Computing”. This publication is rapidly becoming the accepted defintion within the US Federal government of Cloud Computing and, for the most part, it’s a rather decent treaty of the topic and capture… Read More »