CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE

EXPERT ANALYSIS


Cloud Storage Adoption Soars in the Workplace

Network Computing Editors News
  • Spiceworks study finds more organizations using cloud-based storage services, with Microsoft OneDrive the top vendor.
    By Network Computing Editors , 5/21/2018

5 Campus Network Upgrade Planning Tips

Andrew Froehlich Commentary
  • Campus network design has become complex with cloud adoption and increased telecommuting. Here are some top considerations for ensuring a high-performing network.
    By Andrew Froehlich , 5/14/2018

Tracking Enterprise Infrastructure Evolution

Marcia Savage News
  • Experts at Interop ITX discussed how cloud, containers, open source, and other trends are transforming IT infrastructure.
    By Marcia Savage , 5/10/2018

QoS for Cloud-Based UC Services

Terry Slattery Commentary
  • Terry Slattery explains how to ensure satisfactory performance of cloud-based unified communications services.
    By Terry Slattery , 5/09/2018

IaaS Cloud Adoption Trends

Marcia Savage Slideshow
  • Interop ITX and InformationWeek research reveals how organizations are moving and managing workloads to the cloud.
    By Marcia Savage , 4/16/2018

Disaster Recovery in the Public Cloud

Kenneth Hui, Technical Marketing Engineer, Rubrik Commentary
  • Find out about the options for building highly available environments using public cloud providers, along with the benefits and tradeoffs.
    By Kenneth Hui, Technical Marketing Engineer, Rubrik , 4/04/2018

Data Center Career: Automate or Be Automated

Steve Shah Commentary
  • With microservices driving data center automation, IT professionals need to prepare by adding new skills such as DevOps.
    By Steve Shah , 3/29/2018

How Edge Computing Compares with Cloud Computing

Andrew Froehlich Commentary
  • Learn how an edge computing architecture provides more benefits for the internet of things than traditional centralized cloud designs.
    By Andrew Froehlich , 3/28/2018

Cisco Offers Disaggregated Networking Options

Marcia Savage News
  • Networking giant finally bows to pressure from web-scale companies and separates software from hardware in its data center and service provider product lines.
    By Marcia Savage , 3/27/2018

Docker Orchestration Tools: A Comparison

Jason McKay, CTO of Logicworks Commentary
  • Learn the key capabilities of Kubernetes, AWS Elastic Container Service, and Docker Swarm, and the advantages and drawbacks of each.
    By Jason McKay, CTO of Logicworks , 3/23/2018

Kubernetes Primer: Key Concepts and Terms

Packt Publishing Commentary
  • In this chapter excerpt from "Mastering Kubernetes," learn what the container orchestration platform does and its basic architecture.
    By Packt Publishing , 3/22/2018

IT Operations and the Cloud Skills Gap

Lori MacVittie Commentary
  • Enterprises jeopardize their automation efforts if they don't invest in developing their network and security teams' cloud skills.
    By Lori MacVittie , 3/20/2018

9 Reasons to Be Extra Excited About Interop ITX 2018

Interop Content Team Slideshow
  • From DevOps certification and hands-on sessions to a bowling party, there is a lot of new and fun stuff to enjoy at this year's conference in Las Vegas.
    By Interop Content Team , 3/19/2018

Site Reliability Engineering: 4 Things to Know

Cynthia Harvey News
  • Organizations that have embraced DevOps and cloud-native architecture might also want to investigate SRE. Interop ITX expert Rob Hirschfeld explains why.
    By Cynthia Harvey , 3/14/2018

How Edge Computing Is Transforming IT Infrastructure

Uptime Institute Commentary
  • New technologies such as IoT and cloud architectures are driving computing to the edge. Companies must embrace this trend in order to survive.
    By Uptime Institute , 3/01/2018

Containers Vs. PaaS: A Tough Choice

Network Computing Editors Video
  • What abstraction layer should IT infrastructure teams provide developers? Containers or Platform-as-a-Service solutions like Cloud Foundry? The question is a difficult one to answer, as Keith Townsend, principal at...
    By Network Computing Editors , 2/27/2018

4 Reasons Why Kubernetes Is Hot

Cynthia Harvey News
  • Interop ITX expert Brian Gracely explains why the container orchestration platform is so popular.
    By Cynthia Harvey , 2/26/2018

Networking Career: Taking the Road Less Traveled

Lori MacVittie Commentary
  • The traditional certification route for NetOps is giving way to automation and coding skills.
    By Lori MacVittie , 2/23/2018

Taking IT Automation to the Next Level

Jere Julian Commentary
  • Process and tool simplification will help IT teams become more integrated into everyday business.
    By Jere Julian , 2/21/2018

Cisco Report: A Story of Cloud Endings and Beginnings

Andrew Froehlich Commentary
  • Some aspects of the cloud, such as migrations, are coming to a close, but new avenues are opening.
    By Andrew Froehlich , 2/14/2018