Tag Archive: Public Cloud

Shadow IT – Listen to the Smart People?


There’s an inspirational quote from the late Steve Jobs going around the twitter-verse right now: “It doesn’t make sense to hire smart people and then tell them what to do, we hire smart people so they can tell us what to do.”   This is a great point-of-view and one I think will resonate with both employers and employees. If leaders everywhere adopted this perspective, then employers would feel even more empowered to innovate, and innovation is the key to success in these times. We only have to look at…
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Public, Private and Hybrid Cloud


We are now in a world of 3 types of cloud for managing datacenter applications. Private, Public and Hybrid. Each have their own benefits and challenges. I’d like to talk about how I see the three types and where the value is. Public Cloud Amazon Web Services have done a great job at providing the worlds most popular public cloud offering. Anyone with a basic knowledge of VMs can fire up an environment and get going in literally minutes. There are others in the market who do this very well…
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