Tag Archives: Private Cloud

Review Your 2013 Web Hosting Strategy

The new year is still new making it a great time review your current web hosting strategy. It might be the right time of the year to find an alternative web hosting service that meets your needs perfectly. Speaking of … Continue reading

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GoDaddy DNS Outage

The GoDaddy DNS outage which began earlier today will likely be hijacked by Chicken Little as further proof the cloud computing sky is falling. A DNS outage could cause a lot of interference to a company, especially one has busy … Continue reading

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User Experience and Other Thoughts

During these last two weeks I have been focusing on some new client needs and fixing the blog’s user experience while taking a bit of a vacation from writing. I have used this time to get caught up on some … Continue reading

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Amazon EC2 Goes Down: Start the Cloud Fears

The big storms yesterday in the eastern part of the country took down part of Amazon EC2 cloud services in Virginia due to the power outages. The Amazon EC2 outage of course had a cascading effect on customers including some … Continue reading

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Developing an Effective Cloud Computing Adoption Strategy (Part 2)

Developing an effective cloud computing adoption strategy is anchored in your philosophy about cloud computing and IT services. This posts builds upon  Developing an Effective Cloud Computing Adoption Strategy (Part 1) which focused more on the big picture of general purpose … Continue reading

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Developing an Effective Cloud Computing Adoption Strategy (Part 1)

Developing an effective cloud computing adoption strategy cannot exist without a clear philosophy on the role of IT in cloud computing. My goal here is to extend my previous post offer to you a couple of short videos that will help you … Continue reading

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6-Step Cloud Adoption Strategy to Maximize ROI

Here is a 6-step cloud adoption strategy that should go a long way towards a successful transition into cloud services that maximizes ROI. This cloud adoption strategy is also intended to help CIO’s demonstrate their business leadership by thinking more … Continue reading

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Amazon Launches AWS GovCloud

Amazon has released a government cloud service called AWS GovCloud as its latest cloud offering aimed at addressing the highly specialized need of government agencies subject to export control regulations of ITAR and EAR. The AWS GovCloud government cloud offering … Continue reading

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5 Signs You Are Not Ready For Private Cloud

Sometimes I should just have my head examined. As should many of the other college and university CIO’s considering bringing a private cloud to their institutions. To help those of you considering a private cloud do a sanity check I … Continue reading

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Updates: Desktop Management and Cloud Computing Roadmap

I am realizing a plan for 3 to 4 posts a week hasn’t allowed me to flush the queue of updates I promised to share. So if I don’t pick up the pace somehow I will not be able to … Continue reading

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