Nick Earle

Nick Earle

Bimodal IT Is Not The Death of Traditional IT

July 6, 2015

Not The Death of Traditional IT If you are a CIO, no doubt you are getting pressure from your line of business managers to provide a more agile IT environment so they can take advantage of faster, easier to use

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Nick Earle

The Success Formula For Private Cloud Deployments

April 8, 2015

OpenStack For Private Clouds On February 15th Tom Bittman of Gartner published a blog which asserted that 95% of Private Clouds are Failing. When an industry analyst makes a statement that big, in one of the top three priorities for enterprise

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Nick Earle

Why Hybrid Cloud Delivers Better Business Agility

March 4, 2015

Hybrid Delivers Business Agility A CIO friend of mine once told me that a hybrid cloud model enables him to “own the base, rent the spike” when it comes to unplanned events. Let’s face it – maintaining unused infrastructure for

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Nick Earle

Three Factors For Choosing Your Long-term Cloud Strategy

January 27, 2015

Choosing Your Long-term Cloud Strategy A few weeks ago I visited the global headquarters of a large multi-national company to discuss cloud strategy with the CIO. I arrived 30 minutes early and took a tour of the area where the

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Gilad David Maayan
What is Open Source Security? Open source software is now an inseparable part of most software projects. Research has estimated that as much as 90% of enterprise software is made up of open source components ...
Gary Taylor
Hybrid Worker Risks Organizations are under pressure to secure their remote workers, but they are also worried about the potential impact on user experience. Can they have it both ways without compromise? The pandemic has ...
Gilad David Maayan
What Is Application Dependency Mapping? Modern software development teams use fast-paced DevOps work processes. However, the complexity of modern software applications often gets in the way. A typical enterprise software project has thousands of components, ...
Security Breach 10 Useful Cloud Security Tools
Cloud Security Tools Cloud providing vendors need to embed cloud security tools within their infrastructure. They should not emphasize keeping high uptime at the expense of security. Cloud computing has become a business solution for ...
Gilad David Maayan
What is Zero Trust Network Access (ZTNA)? In a zero-trust security model, all user connections are authenticated, and users only receive the access and privileges they need to fulfill their role. This is very different ...