Machine to Container (M2C) Teleports Existing Enterprise Apps to the Cloud
It's been a busy time for tech's ongoing infatuation with containers. Amazon
just announced EC2 Container Registry to simply container management. The new
Azure container service taps into Microsoft's partnership with Docker and
Mesosphere. You know when there's a standard for containers on the table
there's money on the table, too.
Everyone is talking containers because they reduce a ton of
development-related challenges and make it much easier to move across
production and testing environments and clouds. Containers are the technology
that, many believe, deliver on the long-promised portability in the cloud to
avoid vendor lock-in, and put developers, system administrators and their
enterprises in the driver's seat.
Getting up to speed about containers is not easy, but the good news is, the... (more)
Everything You Want to Know about Windows Server 2003 Migration
It's spring in the Northeast, and this week we're launching a new blog post
series, "Everything You Want to Know about Windows Server 2003 Migration."
Why a series of posts on WS2003? Even as summer and EOS is just months away,
our "State of Readiness for Windows Server 2003 End of Support" survey
reveals the shocking truth: most of you haven't done
anything about remediation yet, and most will not complete your upgrades
before the deadline.
Fortunately, AppZero and our partners have been very, very busy. In case you... (more)
AppZero, pioneer in virtualization of enterprise applications, announced that
CEO Greg O'Connor will speak on "The Elastic Enterprise: Application
Agility Holds Fey to Hybrid Clouds" at Cloud Expo West, Wednesday at 9:00am.
Discussing the critical roles played by application agility and server
application virtualization in delivering on the promises of Elastic
Enterprise and Hybrid Clouds, O'Connor will also demonstrate newly released
technology. This technology will make provisioning existing enterprise
applications to and from all cloud types as simple as using an app store.
Server application virtualization and cloud on-boarding pioneer appzero
welcomes Giovanni Boschi to its executive leadership team as CTO. As Chief
Technology Officer, Giovanni Boschi is responsible for appzero's product
direction as well as for working with customers and partners to implement
Commenting on his new position, Giovanni said, "appzero stands at the
intersection of cloud adoption and enablement with a solution that automates
cloud on boarding and migration of enterprise applications. For the first
time, cloud providers and enterprise IT now have... (more)
Lately, I've been spending a lot of time with several teams in the HP Cloud
Services organization. HP made great strides in 2012 delivering on what they
call the "Converged Cloud".
HP's Converged Cloud offers the enterprise a spectrum of cloud offerings from
a private cloud hosted by the enterprise to a public cloud hosted by HP.
There are a few flavors in the middle - virtual private clouds (hosted by HP
but "dedicated" to the enterprise tenant), which come managed and unmanaged.
As the saying goes different courses for different horses and HP has got the
enterprise covered no ... (more)