Cloud Computing Services and Business Solutions http://thevarguy.com/taxonomy/term/7369/more en Useless or Creepy Tech Is Bad for Innovation http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/useless-or-creepy-tech-bad-innovation <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Innovation gurus, too, are increasingly proposing gadgets offering solutions to problems that are sometimes imaginary, often unimportant and in some cases are features, rather than bugs, of human existence. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/useless-or-creepy-tech-bad-innovation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/useless-or-creepy-tech-bad-innovation#comments Cloud Computing Services and Business Solutions Wed, 26 Apr 2017 13:49:00 +0000 104841 at http://thevarguy.com IaaS Consolidation Won't Curb Oracle Cloud Plans, VP Says http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/iaas-consolidation-wont-curb-oracle-cloud-plans-vp-s <div class="node-body article-body">In an interview with Talkin' Cloud, Oracle VP of development Deepak Patil talks cloud consolidation, developer demand, and recent acquisitions.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/iaas-consolidation-wont-curb-oracle-cloud-plans-vp-s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/iaas-consolidation-wont-curb-oracle-cloud-plans-vp-s#comments Cloud Computing Services and Business Solutions Thu, 20 Apr 2017 17:59:00 +0000 104671 at http://thevarguy.com Bezos Says Artificial Intelligence to Fuel Amazon's Success http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/bezos-says-artificial-intelligence-fuel-amazons-succ <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Changes ushered in by artificial intelligence and machine learning will help the companies that embrace them and put up barriers for those who don’t, the world’s second- richest man wrote in a 1,700-word letter released Wednesday. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/bezos-says-artificial-intelligence-fuel-amazons-succ" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/bezos-says-artificial-intelligence-fuel-amazons-succ#comments Cloud Computing Services and Business Solutions Wed, 12 Apr 2017 21:34:00 +0000 104431 at http://thevarguy.com DevOps Dictionary: A Guide to DevOps Words and Terms http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/devops-dictionary-guide-devops-words-and-terms <div class="node-body article-body">DevOps has spawned a number of new words and terms -- and redefined existing ones -- since it began influencing communities of developers and sysadmins in the late 2000s.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/devops-dictionary-guide-devops-words-and-terms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/devops-dictionary-guide-devops-words-and-terms#comments Cloud Computing Services and Business Solutions Thu, 06 Apr 2017 20:18:00 +0000 104241 at http://thevarguy.com Beer, Bots and Broadcasts: Companies Start Using AI in the Cloud http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/beer-bots-and-broadcasts-companies-start-using-ai-cl <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As companies try to better analyze, optimize and predict everything from sales cycles to product development, they are trying AI techniques.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/beer-bots-and-broadcasts-companies-start-using-ai-cl" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/beer-bots-and-broadcasts-companies-start-using-ai-cl#comments Cloud Computing Services and Business Solutions Thu, 06 Apr 2017 20:06:00 +0000 104231 at http://thevarguy.com 5 Security Tools for Containers and Microservices http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/5-security-tools-containers-and-microservices <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Containers and microservices from vendors like Docker and CoreOS offer innovative solutions for running apps and storing data in the cloud without the overhead of traditional virtualization. But they also present special challenges when it comes to security and protecting the data inside containers.</p> </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/5-security-tools-containers-and-microservices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/5-security-tools-containers-and-microservices#comments Cloud Computing Services and Business Solutions Wed, 05 Apr 2017 13:40:00 +0000 94001 at http://thevarguy.com Rackspace Bets on Multi-Cloud Boom with New Professional Services http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/rackspace-bets-multi-cloud-boom-new-professional-ser <div class="node-body article-body">Rackspace is helping businesses move workloads off premise and onto the cloud through new professional services offering launched on Monday. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/rackspace-bets-multi-cloud-boom-new-professional-ser" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/rackspace-bets-multi-cloud-boom-new-professional-ser#comments Cloud Computing Services and Business Solutions Tue, 04 Apr 2017 19:30:00 +0000 104151 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock Dell's EMC Deal Hits Hard Reality of Rising Costs, Cloud Shift http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/dells-emc-deal-hits-hard-reality-rising-costs-cloud- <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">About six months after completing one of the biggest mergers ever in the technology industry, Dell Technologies Inc. is grappling with changing tastes in hardware and rising component costs, underlining the challenges of the EMC Corp. acquisition.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/dells-emc-deal-hits-hard-reality-rising-costs-cloud-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/dells-emc-deal-hits-hard-reality-rising-costs-cloud-#comments Cloud Computing Services and Business Solutions Thu, 30 Mar 2017 17:45:00 +0000 103981 at http://thevarguy.com Dell EMC 3 Ways to Increase Revenue By Optimizing Client Cost Savings in the Cloud http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/3-ways-increase-revenue-optimizing-client-cost-savin <div class="field-byline"> Kirill Bensonoff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Whether your clients are using Microsoft Azure or Amazon Web Services (AWS), you can increase your revenue and help them optimize cost savings at the same time.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/3-ways-increase-revenue-optimizing-client-cost-savin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/3-ways-increase-revenue-optimizing-client-cost-savin#comments Cloud Computing Services and Business Solutions Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:00:00 +0000 103861 at http://thevarguy.com Top Salesforce Growth Hacks and Little-known Tips http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/top-salesforce-growth-hacks-and-little-known-tips <div class="field-byline"> Derek Handova </div> <div class="node-body article-body">For digital native startups and agile enterprises, Salesforce has become ubiquitous in business—even more than the mobile phone. But not everyone uses it to its full potential. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/top-salesforce-growth-hacks-and-little-known-tips" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/cloud-computing-services-and-business-solutions/top-salesforce-growth-hacks-and-little-known-tips#comments Cloud Computing Services and Business Solutions Tue, 28 Mar 2017 15:50:00 +0000 103851 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock