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The ironic history of the hybrid cloud

While researching the history of the hybrid cloud for a presentation, columnist Rob Enderle discovered some interesting and surprising facts.

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NetApp's new CEO talks about hybrid cloud, customer challenges

In this installment of the IDG CEO Interview Series, new NetApp CEO George Kurian spoke with Chief Content Officer John Gallant about the reasons for the leadership change and how he plans to deal with the financial and product...


The real value of the hybrid cloud

Cliqr's Kurt Milne talks about why a hybrid cloud - not just public or private - is the best option for businesses, and how to overcome the chief challenges to hybrid cloud computing.

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CIOs embrace hybrid cloud and software-defined data centers

CIOs say they are purchasing VMware virtualization software to support mobile applications and content for rapidly scaling computing environments.

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How secure is the hybrid cloud?

The term hybrid cloud is used loosely, which is probably why so many companies say they're planning to adopt it. If you’re planning a hybrid cloud strategy, the security questions you need to think about may not be the ones you’d...


How CIOs can utilize the DevOps cloud for a new IT operating model

A look at four practices that leading CIOs (and their teams) can use to drive speed and quality across their IT organizations to impact and drive the business strategy, and its outcomes through the use of cloud and DevOps-based...


Amazon CTO Vogels on competing with Microsoft in hybrid cloud, keeping partners and customers happy

Q&A with Amazon CTO Werner Vogels discussing Amazon Web Services

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IBM announces container service for Bluemix

The new IBM Containers service, based on the open source Docker software container technology, is designed to help developers deliver applications across hybrid cloud environments.

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IBM Bluemix powers hybrid cloud apps for IoT, analytics

Capgemini subsidiary Sogeti will use IBM Bluemix to help developers and clients in 15 countries build Internet of Things and analytics applications for a range of vertical industries.


Why Fortune 1000 CIOs and CEOs should make DevOps investments a priority now

As CIOs and their teams better understand DevOps practices they will discover how they can drive speed, quality and increased business outcomes from the delivery of IT services through DevOps.

WS2003 migration: On-premises, cloud, or hybrid? How to choose

Many firms in the middle of making the transition from Windows Server 2003 are debating not only what OS to deploy but also where to deploy their applications and their data. Targeting Windows Server 2012 seems like the obvious choice...

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IBM Watson adds hybrid cloud developer tools

Watson Explorer helps developers build hybrid cloud cognitive applications using data sets resident in a mix of on-premises, public and private cloud environments.

Microsoft boasts that new tool will control Amazon’s cloud, too

Microsoft has launched a tool that initially is best for managing Microsoft public and private clouds but that before long will enable enterprises to control hybrid clouds based on Amazon Web Services and VMware clouds, too.

5 Things CIOs Need to Know About Hybrid Clouds

The definitions of 'hybrid cloud' may vary, but it's time to start planning the architecture now. It will require new ways of managing IT resources.

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How a Hybrid IT Cloud Service Helped Findly Reach New Heights

When social recruiting firm Findly acquired an on-demand talent communications company its client base doubled overnight. IT execs knew a serious infrastructure change was in order. Here’s how a hybrid cloud solution addressed...

An Inside Look into VMware’s New Hybrid Cloud Strategy

A detailed look at VMware’s newest strategy, complete with analysis from experts.


Sound Bites: Pat Gelsinger, VMware CEO

Here are some audio quotes from a longer interview conducted by Network World's Brandon Butler with VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger. He discussed hybrid cloud computing, OpenStack and whether VMware would leave the EMC federation.

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VMware CEO Touts ‘One Cloud, Any App, Any Device’ Plan

VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger talks up new hybrid cloud strategy, SDN, OpenStack, partnering with Google and competing with Amazon and Microsoft.

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