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It's time to get paranoid about cloud

For customers of cloud-based services, the July 31, 2014 ruling by a US district court judge that data stored on Microsoft's email servers in...

Automation overdrive: from IaaS to Blueprint engine

"Automation is the lifeblood of cloud," according to David Shacochis. "It’s like liquidity in the financial sphere — if we had to barter and...

451 Research: Zombie accounts and 'freemium' business models

InsightaaS perspective: 451 Research is one of the world’s leading sources of insight into cutting edge technologies — including areas that are important to...

Spambots say the nicest things

During the course of our first year, InsightaaS.com has marked a number of milestones. We’ve published more than 400 posts. With the...

Building support for cloud adoption

For users of IT, cloud entails new ways of thinking about the acquisition and consumption of technology. But if properly understood and managed, cloud’s...

CTS managed services now "cloudified"

Is ‘IT-as-a-service’ a creature of vendor marketing departments or reality for consumers of IT today? As with most definitional questions in the world of...

451 Research: Docker backs popular containerization with production-ready version, commercial support

InsightaaS perspective: 451 Research is one of the world’s leading sources of insight into cutting edge technologies, including areas that are important to InsightaaS and our...

Public pricing via enterprise services: CenturyLink cloud

The blogosphere was abuzz this spring with speculation that the much discussed and long anticipated cloud pricing war is upon us, and with good...

Vitamin Y: Cloud storage, backup and recovery

Context: May’s gathering of the TechConnex cloud peer group was addressed by Dave Clark, business leader for Clear Cover Data Protection, and Matt Adams of...
JaredWray, CTO CenturyLink Cloud

Calculating the human cost of cloud

Cloud business value has become axiom in the discourse around new computing models. Beyond the potential cost savings associated with more efficient use of...

Enterprise cloud adoption

Fact or fiction: enterprises are spending more than ten percent of their IT budgets on the cloud. That's fact for almost 60 percent of the...

CenturyLink Technology Solutions moving "up the stack"

A way to separate the providers from the players, solutions focus enables vendor organizations to move up the value chain to client conversations around...

451 Research: ITaaS – turning technology into delivery services

InsightaaS perspective: 451 Research is one of the world’s leading sources of insight into cutting edge technologies — especially in areas that are important...

AtmanCo adopts Azure to support growth

Background Founded in 2003 by psychologist and president Michel Guay, AtmanCo is a provider of multilingual personality testing services to HR departments on a global...

Best practices in cloud deployment (slideshow)

On February 21, the InsightaaS.com team worked with TechConnex (formerly known as YTA) to host a full-day Cloud Bootcamp. The Bootcamp assembled the "who's...