“Cloud first” vs. “All eggs in one basket”

Published on August 5, 2017, on LinkedIn Enthusiasts of ‘digital revolution’ run between two slogans – “Cloud first” vs. “Digital first”. I personally think that both slogans are rather a buzz because in the market economy the first was and is the business. I’d agree with “Digital first” because it is a general statement about …

Basic Check-list for Cloud Consumers

Recent OVUM Cloud Forum 2012 as well as other events and publications demonstrate a shift in Cloud’s consumer’s attention (What is Happening to Clouds and Who is at Fault?) from technical to business aspects of Cloud Computing (hereinafter, Cloud), particularly, to  its usability from business perspectives. It seems that 2012 will be the year of …

Re-thinking Hybrid Cloud

2014 What’s a Hybrid Cloud for? The answer to this question depends on who you ask. A Cloud provider would say that this type of Cloud expands its customer base and increases the revenue. A Cloud consumer would say that she does not care about the type but Hybrid Cloud promises more reliability for the …

A shift in Understanding of Private and Public Cloud

2014 For the first half of 2014, I heard more and more frequently that of Private Cloud was interpreted as a Shared Cloud hosted outside of the consumer company. For example, this was articulated by people in the OVUN Cloud Workshop and in the 6th Annual World Cloud Forum. The executives I’ve talked to in …